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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 97 124 131
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 46 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.83% 0.69% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.84% 13.33% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 2
Average salary £72,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,650 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £57,000 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
178 120 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.08% 5.18% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 129 104 83
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 30 September 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
2 61 (67.03%) Windows
3 60 (65.93%) Office 365
4 34 (37.36%) Mentoring
4 34 (37.36%) Service Delivery
5 28 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 27 (29.67%) Degree
7 25 (27.47%) Finance
7 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
8 23 (25.27%) ITIL
9 21 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (19.78%) C#
12 17 (18.68%) C
12 17 (18.68%) ERP
12 17 (18.68%) Project Management
12 17 (18.68%) CMMI
12 17 (18.68%) PMI
12 17 (18.68%) PMI Certification
12 17 (18.68%) Risk Management
12 17 (18.68%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (18.68%) Business Development
12 17 (18.68%) User Experience
12 17 (18.68%) Windows Phone 8
12 17 (18.68%) Windows Phone
12 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (18.68%) OpenUP
12 17 (18.68%) Big Data
13 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 14 (15.38%) MS Office

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (13.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (4.40%) IIS
5 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.10%) Lync
6 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (65.93%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.30%) IaaS
5 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) IPv4
1 4 (4.40%) IPv6
1 4 (4.40%) Firewall
1 4 (4.40%) VLAN
2 2 (2.20%) SAN
2 2 (2.20%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) Big Data
2 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.69%) MS Access
4 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Selenium
2 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.49%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.20%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (27.47%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.49%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Hungarian Language
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Architect
2 20 (21.98%) Account Manager
2 20 (21.98%) Technical Account Manager
2 20 (21.98%) Technical Manager
3 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Architect
4 10 (10.99%) Software Development Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Development Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) Administrator
6 7 (7.69%) Consultant
7 6 (6.59%) Developer
8 5 (5.49%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.49%) IT Administrator
8 5 (5.49%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.30%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.29%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 7 (7.69%) CSS
2 7 (7.69%) HTML
3 6 (6.59%) jQuery
3 6 (6.59%) Web Services
3 6 (6.59%) XML
4 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (4.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (3.30%) WCF
6 2 (2.20%) WF
6 2 (2.20%) LINQ
6 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.20%) XSLT
7 1 (1.10%) WinForms
7 1 (1.10%) Ajax
7 1 (1.10%) HTML5
7 1 (1.10%) Ext JS
7 1 (1.10%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.68%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (18.68%) User Experience
2 17 (18.68%) PMI
3 10 (10.99%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.89%) IPTV
5 3 (3.30%) Open Source
6 2 (2.20%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.20%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 61 (67.03%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Windows Phone 8
2 17 (18.68%) Windows Phone
3 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.89%) Windows 7
4 7 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.40%) Linux
5 4 (4.40%) UNIX
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) Service Delivery
1 34 (37.36%) Mentoring
2 23 (25.27%) ITIL
3 19 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (18.68%) ERP
4 17 (18.68%) Risk Management
4 17 (18.68%) Project Management
4 17 (18.68%) CMMI
4 17 (18.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (18.68%) Business Development
4 17 (18.68%) OpenUP
5 8 (8.79%) Migration
6 6 (6.59%) MVC
7 5 (5.49%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Scrum
8 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.40%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (3.30%) Software Testing
9 3 (3.30%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) C#
2 17 (18.68%) C
3 10 (10.99%) SQL
4 6 (6.59%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.40%) Perl
6 4 (4.40%) Python
6 4 (4.40%) Ruby
7 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Degree
2 17 (18.68%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.10%) ISEB
5 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 25 (27.47%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.40%) Xen
3 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Windows Intune
2 3 (3.30%) SCCM
3 2 (2.20%) SCOM
3 2 (2.20%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.20%) SCSM
Vendors
1 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Citrix
2 4 (4.40%) VMware
3 3 (3.30%) BMC
3 3 (3.30%) Remedy
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) Telerik
5 1 (1.10%) HP
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