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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 79 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 62 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.46% 0.53% 0.049%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.12% 9.45% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
Average salary £105,000 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Microsoft Azure
Berkshire

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
193 127 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.67% 5.64% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 139 118 81
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 69 (73.40%) Microsoft
2 57 (60.64%) Office 365
3 56 (59.57%) Windows
4 34 (36.17%) Service Delivery
5 31 (32.98%) Degree
6 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
7 25 (26.60%) Hyper-V
8 24 (25.53%) C#
9 22 (23.40%) Finance
10 20 (21.28%) ITIL
10 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (20.21%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (19.15%) Project Management
12 18 (19.15%) .NET
12 18 (19.15%) ERP
12 18 (19.15%) Business Development
13 17 (18.09%) Risk Management
13 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (18.09%) C
13 17 (18.09%) PMI
13 17 (18.09%) PMI Certification
13 17 (18.09%) CMMI
13 17 (18.09%) Windows Phone
13 17 (18.09%) Big Data
13 17 (18.09%) Windows Phone 8
13 17 (18.09%) OpenUP
14 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
15 14 (14.89%) SQL
16 12 (12.77%) SaaS
16 12 (12.77%) Computer Science

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (9.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.19%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (60.64%) Office 365
2 12 (12.77%) SaaS
3 8 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.13%) IaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) IPv4
1 4 (4.26%) IPv6
1 4 (4.26%) Firewall
1 4 (4.26%) VLAN
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) Big Data
2 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.45%) MS Access
4 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (12.77%) Selenium
2 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.32%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 10 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.32%) Games
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Hungarian Language
5 2 (2.13%) Electronics
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Account Manager
1 20 (21.28%) Technical Manager
1 20 (21.28%) Technical Account Manager
2 18 (19.15%) Architect
3 17 (18.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (13.83%) Development Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) Software Development Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) Software Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Developer
7 8 (8.51%) Administrator
7 8 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.45%) C# Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) IT Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Consultant
11 3 (3.19%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) .NET
2 10 (10.64%) Web Services
3 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 7 (7.45%) HTML
5 5 (5.32%) WCF
5 5 (5.32%) LINQ
5 5 (5.32%) jQuery
5 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (4.26%) JSON
6 4 (4.26%) Apache Flex
6 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.26%) NHibernate
7 3 (3.19%) XML
7 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (2.13%) WF
9 1 (1.06%) CSS3
9 1 (1.06%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.21%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (18.09%) PMI
3 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.57%) IPTV
5 3 (3.19%) Open Source
6 2 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.13%) DTV
7 1 (1.06%) Streaming Video
7 1 (1.06%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (59.57%) Windows
2 17 (18.09%) Windows Phone 8
2 17 (18.09%) Windows Phone
3 8 (8.51%) Windows 8
4 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.26%) Linux
5 4 (4.26%) UNIX
6 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) Service Delivery
2 20 (21.28%) ITIL
2 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (19.15%) Project Management
3 18 (19.15%) ERP
3 18 (19.15%) Business Development
4 17 (18.09%) Risk Management
4 17 (18.09%) OpenUP
4 17 (18.09%) CMMI
4 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.45%) MVC
6 5 (5.32%) Web Development
6 5 (5.32%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
7 4 (4.26%) Workflow
8 3 (3.19%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Software Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Automation Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Dependency Management
8 3 (3.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.53%) C#
2 17 (18.09%) C
3 14 (14.89%) SQL
4 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
6 4 (4.26%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (32.98%) Degree
2 17 (18.09%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.19%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) MCITP
4 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Xen
3 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) SCCM
1 1 (1.06%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 69 (73.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Citrix
2 4 (4.26%) VMware
3 3 (3.19%) BMC
3 3 (3.19%) Remedy
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Siebel
5 1 (1.06%) HP
5 1 (1.06%) Telerik
5 1 (1.06%) Huawei
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