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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 120 107 130
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 27 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 1.30% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.98% 18.99% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £45,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
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
246 158 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.82% 6.83% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 170 120 109
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £76,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 22 May 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (50.68%) .NET
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
2 35 (47.95%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (45.21%) C#
3 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
4 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
4 32 (43.84%) MVC
5 31 (42.47%) JavaScript
6 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
7 28 (38.36%) Scrum
8 27 (36.99%) TDD
9 24 (32.88%) KnockoutJS
9 24 (32.88%) NoSQL
9 24 (32.88%) CouchDB
10 23 (31.51%) HTML
11 21 (28.77%) CSS
12 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (23.29%) Big Data
14 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
14 15 (20.55%) Analytics
15 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
15 14 (19.18%) jQuery
15 14 (19.18%) Windows
16 13 (17.81%) Business Analytics
17 12 (16.44%) SQL
18 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (13.70%) Office 365
20 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (8.22%) Lync
2 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (47.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.70%) Office 365
3 5 (6.85%) SaaS
4 4 (5.48%) PaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Terremark
6 2 (2.74%) IaaS
6 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.37%) Nimbula
7 1 (1.37%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 3 (4.11%) VPN
2 3 (4.11%) DNS
2 3 (4.11%) OpenFlow
3 2 (2.74%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.74%) SMTP
3 2 (2.74%) SAN
3 2 (2.74%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.37%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.37%) ATM
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.37%) SSL
4 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.88%) NoSQL
2 24 (32.88%) CouchDB
3 17 (23.29%) Big Data
4 15 (20.55%) MongoDB
5 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
7 3 (4.11%) RavenDB
8 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.37%) MSTest
General
1 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Architect
2 22 (30.14%) Developer
3 20 (27.40%) .NET Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Consultant
4 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (10.96%) .NET Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) .NET Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Cloud Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Junior SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) DBA
9 2 (2.74%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) .NET
2 32 (43.84%) ASP.NET
3 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
5 24 (32.88%) KnockoutJS
6 23 (31.51%) HTML
7 21 (28.77%) CSS
8 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (19.18%) jQuery
10 9 (12.33%) Entity Framework
10 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
11 7 (9.59%) Web Services
12 2 (2.74%) XML
12 2 (2.74%) WCF
13 1 (1.37%) Ajax
13 1 (1.37%) WF
13 1 (1.37%) Silverlight
13 1 (1.37%) WinForms
13 1 (1.37%) Flash
13 1 (1.37%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Internet of Things
2 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (2.74%) iPhone
2 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.74%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.37%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Streaming Video
3 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.37%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Android
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) MVC
3 28 (38.36%) Scrum
4 27 (36.99%) TDD
5 15 (20.55%) Analytics
6 14 (19.18%) Mentoring
7 13 (17.81%) Business Analytics
8 6 (8.22%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.85%) BDD
10 4 (5.48%) DevOps
10 4 (5.48%) Data Security
11 3 (4.11%) eTOM
11 3 (4.11%) OO
11 3 (4.11%) ITIL
12 2 (2.74%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.74%) Operations Management
12 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) C#
2 31 (42.47%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.44%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Lua
5 3 (4.11%) Ruby
5 3 (4.11%) Java
5 3 (4.11%) Perl
5 3 (4.11%) PHP
5 3 (4.11%) Python
5 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.48%) MCITP
3 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 3 (4.11%) MCSE
3 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCSA
4 2 (2.74%) MCP
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Nagios
1 3 (4.11%) Ansible
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.11%) ZABBIX
1 3 (4.11%) Cacti
1 3 (4.11%) SCCM
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) WSUS
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.37%) SCSM
3 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Rackspace
3 4 (5.48%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) Google
4 2 (2.74%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.74%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.37%) Brocade
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) CA
5 1 (1.37%) NetApp
5 1 (1.37%) Novell
5 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.37%) Symantec
5 1 (1.37%) Juniper
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) EMC
5 1 (1.37%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.37%) F5
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