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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 107 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 26 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.09% 0.96% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 12.79% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 5
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
117 172 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.89% 7.48% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 127 86
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,950 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 54 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 38 (55.88%) Office 365
3 30 (44.12%) Windows
4 22 (32.35%) .NET
4 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
5 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
7 18 (26.47%) C#
7 18 (26.47%) Service Delivery
8 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 16 (23.53%) MVC
9 16 (23.53%) jQuery
9 16 (23.53%) Big Data
10 15 (22.06%) ITIL
11 14 (20.59%) Finance
12 13 (19.12%) CSS
12 13 (19.12%) HTML
13 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
13 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
14 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
14 11 (16.18%) Windows Phone
15 10 (14.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (14.71%) Scrum
15 10 (14.71%) Degree
15 10 (14.71%) MS Office
16 9 (13.24%) C

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) Lync
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (27.94%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (55.88%) Office 365
2 9 (13.24%) PaaS
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 3 (4.41%) Terremark
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
2 3 (4.41%) OpenFlow
3 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) Wireless
3 2 (2.94%) SMTP
3 2 (2.94%) HTTP
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) Big Data
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) CouchDB
3 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.82%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Visual Studio
1 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (16.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.82%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 16 (23.53%) Developer
3 13 (19.12%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.65%) Enterprise Architect
5 11 (16.18%) Consultant
6 9 (13.24%) Account Manager
6 9 (13.24%) Technical Account Manager
6 9 (13.24%) Technical Manager
7 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Cloud Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.94%) Solutions Consultant
12 1 (1.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.47%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) .NET
2 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (23.53%) jQuery
4 13 (19.12%) HTML
4 13 (19.12%) CSS
5 10 (14.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
7 8 (11.76%) XML
8 7 (10.29%) Web Services
8 7 (10.29%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.82%) XSLT
10 3 (4.41%) MSMQ
11 2 (2.94%) WCF
11 2 (2.94%) LINQ
11 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 1 (1.47%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (1.47%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) PMI
1 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (13.24%) User Experience
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Windows Phone
3 9 (13.24%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (5.88%) Android
4 4 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Mentoring
2 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.47%) Service Delivery
4 16 (23.53%) MVC
5 15 (22.06%) ITIL
6 10 (14.71%) Scrum
7 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.24%) OpenUP
7 9 (13.24%) Business Development
7 9 (13.24%) ERP
7 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (13.24%) Risk Management
7 9 (13.24%) Project Management
7 9 (13.24%) CMMI
8 7 (10.29%) TDD
8 7 (10.29%) Migration
9 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (8.82%) BDD
10 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) C#
2 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.24%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) C
4 4 (5.88%) Lua
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.47%) MCSA
4 1 (1.47%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Windows Intune
2 2 (2.94%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (2.94%) SCSM
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (79.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) Google
2 3 (4.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
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