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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 130 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 1.28% 0.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.93% 25.78% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 9
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.10% +8.88%
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
113 128 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.31% 4.97% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 109 90
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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 November 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 67 (84.81%) Microsoft
2 50 (63.29%) Office 365
3 47 (59.49%) Windows
4 30 (37.97%) Service Delivery
4 30 (37.97%) Mentoring
5 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
6 21 (26.58%) Finance
7 19 (24.05%) C#
7 19 (24.05%) Degree
7 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
7 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (22.78%) ITIL
9 17 (21.52%) .NET
10 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
10 15 (18.99%) HTML
10 15 (18.99%) C
10 15 (18.99%) CSS
10 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (18.99%) ERP
10 15 (18.99%) PMI
10 15 (18.99%) PMI Certification
10 15 (18.99%) Project Management
10 15 (18.99%) Risk Management
10 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (18.99%) CMMI
10 15 (18.99%) Business Development
10 15 (18.99%) User Experience
10 15 (18.99%) Windows Phone
10 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (18.99%) OpenUP

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) Lync
5 1 (1.27%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 50 (63.29%) Office 365
2 7 (8.86%) SaaS
3 6 (7.59%) PaaS
4 3 (3.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) SAN
1 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
1 2 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
1 15 (18.99%) Big Data
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) MS Access
4 3 (3.80%) CouchDB
4 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.80%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Visual Studio
1 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.59%) Mercurial
4 4 (5.06%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Games
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Architect
2 15 (18.99%) Account Manager
2 15 (18.99%) Technical Account Manager
2 15 (18.99%) Technical Manager
2 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Architect
3 14 (17.72%) Developer
4 12 (15.19%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (6.33%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Development Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) .NET
2 15 (18.99%) CSS
2 15 (18.99%) HTML
3 14 (17.72%) ASP.NET
3 14 (17.72%) jQuery
4 10 (12.66%) XML
5 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.59%) XSLT
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.06%) Web Services
8 4 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (3.80%) MSMQ
9 3 (3.80%) WCF
10 2 (2.53%) WF
10 2 (2.53%) LINQ
11 1 (1.27%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.99%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (18.99%) User Experience
2 15 (18.99%) PMI
3 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
5 2 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.53%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (59.49%) Windows
2 15 (18.99%) Windows Phone 8
2 15 (18.99%) Windows Phone
3 9 (11.39%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.86%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.97%) Service Delivery
1 30 (37.97%) Mentoring
2 18 (22.78%) ITIL
3 15 (18.99%) ERP
3 15 (18.99%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (18.99%) Risk Management
3 15 (18.99%) Project Management
3 15 (18.99%) CMMI
3 15 (18.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (18.99%) Business Development
3 15 (18.99%) OpenUP
4 14 (17.72%) MVC
5 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (10.13%) Scrum
7 5 (6.33%) TDD
7 5 (6.33%) SOA
8 4 (5.06%) Migration
8 4 (5.06%) BDD
9 3 (3.80%) Dependency Management
9 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.05%) C#
2 15 (18.99%) C
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
4 11 (13.92%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (24.05%) Degree
2 15 (18.99%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) MCITP
System Software
1 19 (24.05%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) Windows Intune
2 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.53%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 67 (84.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) BMC
2 3 (3.80%) Remedy
3 1 (1.27%) Telerik
3 1 (1.27%) HP
Reading, Berkshire
Intergraph (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified Competitive remuneration package
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago