The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 38 122 125
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 72 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.17% 1.36% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.27% 12.35% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 13
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £44,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
264 243 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.97% 11.02% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 200 218 86
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 73 (62.93%) Microsoft
2 58 (50.00%) C#
2 58 (50.00%) .NET
3 55 (47.41%) JavaScript
3 55 (47.41%) AngularJS
4 45 (38.79%) HTML
5 44 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (35.34%) SQL
7 39 (33.62%) CSS
8 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET
9 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
9 33 (28.45%) Office 365
10 32 (27.59%) MVC
11 25 (21.55%) Windows
12 24 (20.69%) VMware
13 23 (19.83%) OO
13 23 (19.83%) Degree
14 22 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (17.24%) Redis
15 20 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (16.38%) SDLC
16 19 (16.38%) Linux
16 19 (16.38%) Active Directory
17 18 (15.52%) SQL Server
17 18 (15.52%) Umbraco
18 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
19 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (12.93%) Java
19 15 (12.93%) jQuery

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (15.52%) Umbraco
3 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 10 (8.62%) CMS
5 7 (6.03%) Skype for Business
6 6 (5.17%) Apache
6 6 (5.17%) nginx
6 6 (5.17%) OpenStack
6 6 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
7 5 (4.31%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.86%) IIS
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 33 (28.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.45%) Office 365
2 22 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (12.93%) IaaS
4 10 (8.62%) PaaS
5 5 (4.31%) SaaS
6 3 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) HTTP
1 6 (5.17%) Intranet
1 6 (5.17%) IPv4
2 5 (4.31%) Internet
3 4 (3.45%) Skype
3 4 (3.45%) VPN
4 3 (2.59%) DNS
4 3 (2.59%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.59%) Firewall
4 3 (2.59%) iSCSI
4 3 (2.59%) LAN
4 3 (2.59%) VLAN
4 3 (2.59%) WAN
5 2 (1.72%) FTP
5 2 (1.72%) SAN
5 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.86%) Extranet
6 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.86%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.24%) Redis
2 18 (15.52%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.48%) Big Data
4 10 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.17%) Riak
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (1.72%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (1.72%) Data Mart
7 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.86%) Power BI
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.03%) Selenium
2 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.17%) Bugzilla
3 6 (5.17%) JIRA
3 6 (5.17%) Subversion
3 6 (5.17%) Trac
4 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.86%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.86%) MSTest
5 1 (0.86%) NUnit
General
1 4 (3.45%) Advertising
1 4 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (0.86%) Billing
2 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
2 1 (0.86%) Marketing
2 1 (0.86%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 65 (56.03%) Developer
2 42 (36.21%) C# Developer
3 34 (29.31%) .NET Developer
4 31 (26.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (19.83%) JavaScript Developer
6 20 (17.24%) Azure Developer
7 19 (16.38%) HTML CSS Developer
7 19 (16.38%) HTML Developer
8 18 (15.52%) Consultant
9 14 (12.07%) Agile .NET Developer
9 14 (12.07%) Agile C# Developer
9 14 (12.07%) Agile Developer
10 12 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
10 12 (10.34%) Senior Developer
11 11 (9.48%) Azure Consultant
12 10 (8.62%) Junior
13 8 (6.90%) Android Developer
13 8 (6.90%) Cloud Consultant
13 8 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (50.00%) .NET
2 55 (47.41%) AngularJS
3 45 (38.79%) HTML
4 39 (33.62%) CSS
5 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 15 (12.93%) jQuery
7 13 (11.21%) KnockoutJS
8 11 (9.48%) XML
9 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.90%) HTML5
10 7 (6.03%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.03%) CSS3
10 7 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (5.17%) JSON
11 6 (5.17%) Kafka
11 6 (5.17%) REST
11 6 (5.17%) Web Services
11 6 (5.17%) WebSockets
12 5 (4.31%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.62%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (8.62%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.76%) Social Media
4 8 (6.90%) PKI
5 6 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.45%) Clustering
6 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Fintech
7 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Statistics
7 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 19 (16.38%) Linux
3 11 (9.48%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.62%) Android
5 7 (6.03%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.72%) Unix
8 2 (1.72%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.59%) MVC
3 23 (19.83%) OO
4 19 (16.38%) SDLC
5 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (12.07%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (12.07%) OOD
5 14 (12.07%) Software Delivery
6 13 (11.21%) Web Development
7 10 (8.62%) Presales
8 9 (7.76%) ITIL
9 7 (6.03%) Migration
9 7 (6.03%) SOA
10 6 (5.17%) Automated Testing
10 6 (5.17%) Logistics
10 6 (5.17%) Memory Management
10 6 (5.17%) Open Source
10 6 (5.17%) Scrum
10 6 (5.17%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (50.00%) C#
2 55 (47.41%) JavaScript
3 41 (35.34%) SQL
4 15 (12.93%) Java
4 15 (12.93%) TypeScript
5 14 (12.07%) ES6
6 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.17%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.17%) Python
8 5 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.72%) C
9 2 (1.72%) C++
9 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.86%) Perl
10 1 (0.86%) PHP
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (19.83%) Degree
2 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 11 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.17%) MCSE
5 4 (3.45%) BC Cleared
5 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.45%) MCITP
6 3 (2.59%) CCNA
6 3 (2.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.59%) MCP
6 3 (2.59%) MCTS
7 1 (0.86%) CCNP
7 1 (0.86%) CISA
7 1 (0.86%) CISM
7 1 (0.86%) CISSP
7 1 (0.86%) MCSA
7 1 (0.86%) VCP5
7 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) ISO 9000
1 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (16.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (11.21%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) Docker
5 6 (5.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (5.17%) HDFS
5 6 (5.17%) KVM
5 6 (5.17%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.72%) vCloud
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) Ambari
2 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.17%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (5.17%) Kibana
3 4 (3.45%) SCOM
4 3 (2.59%) Icinga
4 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.59%) Puppet
4 3 (2.59%) vRealize
5 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 73 (62.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.69%) VMware
3 10 (8.62%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco
4 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.31%) Cognos
5 5 (4.31%) EMC
5 5 (4.31%) Veeam
6 3 (2.59%) 3PAR
6 3 (2.59%) Dell
6 3 (2.59%) HP
6 3 (2.59%) NetApp
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle
6 3 (2.59%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.72%) Citrix
7 2 (1.72%) Google
7 2 (1.72%) IBM
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) Tableau
7 2 (1.72%) Zerto
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