The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Maidenhead region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 55 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.07% 0.60% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.63% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.47%
Cloud Services Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
32 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.85% 12.84% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 21
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Maidenhead region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) PBX
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (50.00%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Lync
4 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
5 3 (37.50%) WSUS
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) VB
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) Tomcat

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) PBX
1 4 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Junior DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) VB
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec