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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 90 113 87
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 44 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.41% 1.36% 2.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.22% 10.71% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 41 27 18
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £105,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
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
289 280 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.85% 12.66% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 235 165 138
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £105,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 26 August 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 44 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 30 (32.61%) Linux
5 29 (31.52%) HTML
5 29 (31.52%) VMware
5 29 (31.52%) IaaS
6 26 (28.26%) OpenStack
7 24 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 24 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
7 24 (26.09%) Redis
8 22 (23.91%) MVC
8 22 (23.91%) Python
9 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (21.74%) Hadoop
10 20 (21.74%) .NET
10 20 (21.74%) CSS
10 20 (21.74%) Docker
11 19 (20.65%) nginx
12 18 (19.57%) C#
12 18 (19.57%) DevOps
12 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
12 18 (19.57%) Office 365
13 16 (17.39%) SDLC
13 16 (17.39%) Web Services
14 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
14 15 (16.30%) SQL
14 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
14 15 (16.30%) ES6

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 26 (28.26%) OpenStack
2 24 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (20.65%) nginx
4 10 (10.87%) Apache
4 10 (10.87%) JBoss
5 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.26%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.09%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.09%) IIS
8 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 42 (45.65%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (31.52%) IaaS
3 18 (19.57%) Office 365
4 14 (15.22%) PaaS
5 7 (7.61%) SaaS
6 5 (5.43%) Google Apps
7 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.17%) Route 53
9 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.22%) Firewall
1 14 (15.22%) SAN
2 11 (11.96%) IPv4
3 10 (10.87%) DNS
3 10 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 9 (9.78%) HTTP
5 7 (7.61%) VPN
6 6 (6.52%) LAN
6 6 (6.52%) MPLS
6 6 (6.52%) NAS
6 6 (6.52%) VoIP
6 6 (6.52%) WAN
7 2 (2.17%) Skype
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
8 1 (1.09%) Network Security
8 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) Redis
2 20 (21.74%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.96%) Big Data
3 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.78%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.78%) Riak
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.26%) MySQL
7 2 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.09%) DocumentDB
8 1 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.96%) Selenium
3 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (9.78%) Bugzilla
4 9 (9.78%) JIRA
4 9 (9.78%) Subversion
4 9 (9.78%) Trac
5 2 (2.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.52%) Retail
2 2 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Advertising
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (33.70%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) Consultant
2 16 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Architect
3 13 (14.13%) C# Developer
3 13 (14.13%) HTML CSS Developer
3 13 (14.13%) HTML Developer
4 9 (9.78%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Agile C# Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Agile Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Azure Developer
5 8 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.52%) Angular Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Azure Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) HTML
2 24 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 20 (21.74%) .NET
3 20 (21.74%) CSS
4 16 (17.39%) Web Services
5 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
6 11 (11.96%) REST
7 10 (10.87%) JSON
7 10 (10.87%) XML
8 9 (9.78%) Kafka
8 9 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (9.78%) WebSockets
9 6 (6.52%) jQuery
10 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.26%) CSS3
10 3 (3.26%) HTML5
11 2 (2.17%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.17%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.78%) PKI
2 9 (9.78%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.52%) PMI
4 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.61%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Windows
3 11 (11.96%) Ubuntu
4 10 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.52%) CentOS
6 3 (3.26%) Debian
6 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) SUSE
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.91%) MVC
3 18 (19.57%) DevOps
4 16 (17.39%) SDLC
5 15 (16.30%) Software Delivery
6 14 (15.22%) OO
6 14 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
6 14 (15.22%) OOD
7 13 (14.13%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.04%) Presales
9 11 (11.96%) Data Protection
9 11 (11.96%) High Availability
9 11 (11.96%) Open Source
9 11 (11.96%) SOA
10 10 (10.87%) User Stories
11 9 (9.78%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (9.78%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (9.78%) Defensive Programming
11 9 (9.78%) Memory Management
11 9 (9.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 22 (23.91%) Python
3 18 (19.57%) C#
4 15 (16.30%) ES6
4 15 (16.30%) SQL
4 15 (16.30%) TypeScript
5 14 (15.22%) Ruby
6 13 (14.13%) Java
7 12 (13.04%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.87%) Perl
9 6 (6.52%) PHP
10 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) SC Cleared
1 11 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.52%) PMP
4 4 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (2.17%) HP MASE
5 2 (2.17%) MCITP
5 2 (2.17%) MCSD
5 2 (2.17%) NCDA
5 2 (2.17%) VCP4
5 2 (2.17%) VCP5
5 2 (2.17%) VCP6
5 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.09%) CCNA
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (21.74%) Docker
3 13 (14.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 12 (13.04%) KVM
5 11 (11.96%) VirtualBox
6 9 (9.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 9 (9.78%) HDFS
7 2 (2.17%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.17%) Btrfs
7 2 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.17%) vCloud
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.09%) qmail
8 1 (1.09%) Squid
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.09%) vSphere
8 1 (1.09%) Xen
8 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (9.78%) Ambari
2 9 (9.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (9.78%) Kibana
2 9 (9.78%) Puppet
3 5 (5.43%) SCCM
4 3 (3.26%) CFEngine
4 3 (3.26%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.17%) Icinga
5 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.17%) SCOM
5 2 (2.17%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) logstash
6 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 29 (31.52%) VMware
3 15 (16.30%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.22%) EMC
5 11 (11.96%) Cisco
6 9 (9.78%) F5
7 8 (8.70%) NetApp
8 7 (7.61%) HP
9 6 (6.52%) Dell
10 5 (5.43%) 3PAR
10 5 (5.43%) Citrix
10 5 (5.43%) Google
10 5 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
11 3 (3.26%) Splunk
12 2 (2.17%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.17%) SAP
13 1 (1.09%) IBM
13 1 (1.09%) SOTI
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