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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 109 110 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 1.41% 0.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.17% 23.78% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 22
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £47,050
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £92,500 £61,750
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
240 143 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.40% 5.94% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 211 126 133
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £90,000
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 8 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 44 (49.44%) Microsoft
2 39 (43.82%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (38.20%) Windows
5 32 (35.96%) Scrum
6 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
7 28 (31.46%) .NET
8 26 (29.21%) VMware
9 25 (28.09%) MS Excel
10 24 (26.97%) C#
10 24 (26.97%) MVC
11 21 (23.60%) SQL
11 21 (23.60%) Web Services
12 20 (22.47%) TDD
13 19 (21.35%) Linux
14 18 (20.22%) Cisco
14 18 (20.22%) NoSQL
14 18 (20.22%) Office 365
14 18 (20.22%) IaaS
14 18 (20.22%) Windows Server
15 16 (17.98%) Ruby
15 16 (17.98%) DNS
15 16 (17.98%) Python
15 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
15 16 (17.98%) HTML
15 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (17.98%) Hyper-V
16 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
16 15 (16.85%) CSS
16 15 (16.85%) Citrix

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (16.85%) OpenStack
2 12 (13.48%) JBoss
2 12 (13.48%) nginx
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.74%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.49%) Node.js
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.37%) IIS
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.25%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.37%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (43.82%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.22%) IaaS
2 18 (20.22%) Office 365
3 14 (15.73%) SaaS
4 4 (4.49%) GitHub
5 3 (3.37%) Yammer
6 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) DNS
1 16 (17.98%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.61%) Firewall
3 7 (7.87%) LAN
3 7 (7.87%) WAN
4 5 (5.62%) Internet
4 5 (5.62%) VPN
5 4 (4.49%) MPLS
5 4 (4.49%) SAN
5 4 (4.49%) VoIP
6 3 (3.37%) NAS
6 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.12%) DHCP
7 1 (1.12%) HTTP
7 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.12%) Network Security
7 1 (1.12%) NFC
7 1 (1.12%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.22%) NoSQL
3 13 (14.61%) MongoDB
4 12 (13.48%) Hadoop
4 12 (13.48%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (10.11%) Big Data
5 9 (10.11%) Data Mining
5 9 (10.11%) Text Mining
6 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.62%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (4.49%) CouchDB
8 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.12%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Visual Studio
2 12 (13.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 12 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.25%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.25%) MSTest
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (5.62%) Retail
2 4 (4.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Architect
3 14 (15.73%) .NET Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Consultant
5 9 (10.11%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.99%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (6.74%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Development Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Development Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Office 365 Consultant
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.49%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.46%) .NET
2 21 (23.60%) Web Services
3 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET Web API
3 16 (17.98%) HTML
4 15 (16.85%) CSS
5 13 (14.61%) .NET Framework
6 11 (12.36%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.24%) Sass
8 9 (10.11%) jQuery
8 9 (10.11%) Lucene
8 9 (10.11%) Natural Language Processing
9 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.74%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (6.74%) REST
10 6 (6.74%) SOAP
10 6 (6.74%) WCF
11 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Visualisation
2 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.99%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.87%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.62%) Clustering
5 5 (5.62%) Social Media
5 5 (5.62%) User Experience
6 4 (4.49%) Internet of Things
6 4 (4.49%) PMI
7 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.25%) Blog
7 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.25%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) Replication
8 1 (1.12%) Social Network
8 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 34 (38.20%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) Linux
3 18 (20.22%) Windows Server
4 14 (15.73%) CentOS
4 14 (15.73%) Ubuntu
5 7 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.62%) Android
6 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.96%) Scrum
3 24 (26.97%) MVC
4 20 (22.47%) TDD
5 14 (15.73%) DevOps
5 14 (15.73%) Presales
6 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.48%) Customer Engagement
6 12 (13.48%) Data Protection
6 12 (13.48%) Data Visualisation
7 10 (11.24%) ITIL
7 10 (11.24%) Mobile Development
8 9 (10.11%) Analytics
9 8 (8.99%) CRM
10 6 (6.74%) BDD
10 6 (6.74%) Kanban
10 6 (6.74%) SOLID
10 6 (6.74%) Web Development
11 5 (5.62%) API Development
11 5 (5.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) C#
2 21 (23.60%) SQL
3 16 (17.98%) Python
3 16 (17.98%) Ruby
4 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.48%) Perl
6 9 (10.11%) Java
7 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.12%) C
10 1 (1.12%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.49%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.49%) PMP
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
5 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (17.98%) Hyper-V
2 12 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.48%) Docker
3 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.87%) Xen
4 4 (4.49%) Firmware
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (3.37%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.37%) vCloud
5 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.37%) vSphere
5 3 (3.37%) XenApp
5 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.12%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (12.36%) SCCM
3 9 (10.11%) SCOM
4 6 (6.74%) SCSM
5 4 (4.49%) SCDPM
5 4 (4.49%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.37%) XenMobile
7 2 (2.25%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.25%) vRealize
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (29.21%) VMware
3 18 (20.22%) Cisco
4 15 (16.85%) Citrix
5 13 (14.61%) EMC
6 12 (13.48%) F5
6 12 (13.48%) NetApp
7 11 (12.36%) HP
8 10 (11.24%) Xamarin
9 8 (8.99%) Rackspace
10 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.62%) Adobe
12 4 (4.49%) Oracle
13 2 (2.25%) Talend
13 2 (2.25%) Trillium
14 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.12%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.12%) Dell
14 1 (1.12%) SOTI
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