The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 80 162
Rank change year-on-year +32 +82  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 159 156 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.77% 3.16% 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.86% 25.62% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 139 129 41
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £77,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 551 609 525
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 16.52% 12.35% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 464 515 381
Median salary £50,000 £51,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% -1.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Berkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 62 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Maidenhead +3 19 £42,925 -28.45% 2
Wokingham +23 18 £37,250 -36.32%
Slough +18 18 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Newbury +10 11 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Bracknell +13 2 £71,250 +119.23% 1
Thatcham - 2 £31,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 206 (57.06%) Microsoft
2 147 (40.72%) .NET
3 130 (36.01%) C#
4 120 (33.24%) Amazon AWS
5 117 (32.41%) Windows
6 115 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (30.47%) SQL
8 99 (27.42%) Active Directory
9 93 (25.76%) Office 365
10 84 (23.27%) Windows Server
11 83 (22.99%) SQL Server
12 82 (22.71%) VMware
13 66 (18.28%) Linux
14 62 (17.17%) MVC
14 62 (17.17%) AngularJS
15 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET
15 61 (16.90%) Hyper-V
16 60 (16.62%) JavaScript
17 59 (16.34%) Scrum
18 48 (13.30%) PaaS
18 48 (13.30%) IaaS
19 47 (13.02%) PowerShell
20 46 (12.74%) DevOps
21 45 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
22 43 (11.91%) Degree
23 40 (11.08%) SCCM
24 39 (10.80%) DNS
24 39 (10.80%) Visual Studio
24 39 (10.80%) ITIL
25 38 (10.53%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 25 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
1 25 (6.93%) Skype for Business
2 19 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.88%) CMS
4 12 (3.32%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.77%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.39%) Apache
7 5 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.11%) Confluence
8 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.11%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.83%) IIS
9 3 (0.83%) JBoss
9 3 (0.83%) nginx
9 3 (0.83%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.83%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 120 (33.24%) Amazon AWS
2 93 (25.76%) Office 365
3 48 (13.30%) IaaS
3 48 (13.30%) PaaS
4 24 (6.65%) SaaS
5 20 (5.54%) IBM Cloud
6 19 (5.26%) SoftLayer
7 18 (4.99%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.11%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.83%) GitHub
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.55%) AWS CloudTrail
12 2 (0.55%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.55%) G Suite
12 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.80%) DNS
2 24 (6.65%) Firewall
3 23 (6.37%) LAN
3 23 (6.37%) SAN
3 23 (6.37%) WAN
4 21 (5.82%) DHCP
5 19 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.16%) Internet
7 13 (3.60%) VPN
8 12 (3.32%) VLAN
9 11 (3.05%) NAS
9 11 (3.05%) Skype
10 5 (1.39%) Intranet
10 5 (1.39%) VSAN
11 4 (1.11%) Network Security
12 3 (0.83%) HTTP
12 3 (0.83%) IPv4
12 3 (0.83%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.83%) PBX
12 3 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.65%) Redis
3 19 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 16 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (4.43%) MongoDB
4 16 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.60%) Big Data
5 13 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
10 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.11%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (10.80%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (4.71%) NUnit
4 13 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.60%) Selenium
4 13 (3.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 12 (3.32%) JIRA
6 11 (3.05%) Git (software)
6 11 (3.05%) Moq
7 7 (1.94%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.39%) JMeter
8 5 (1.39%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.11%) MSTest
9 4 (1.11%) NSubstitute
9 4 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.83%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.83%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.83%) Trac
General
1 10 (2.77%) Finance
2 8 (2.22%) Retail
3 7 (1.94%) Advertising
3 7 (1.94%) Marketing
4 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.28%) Billing
5 1 (0.28%) Electronics
5 1 (0.28%) Games
5 1 (0.28%) Legal
5 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 117 (32.41%) Developer
2 57 (15.79%) Architect
3 55 (15.24%) C# Developer
4 52 (14.40%) .NET Developer
5 37 (10.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (9.70%) Cloud Architect
7 29 (8.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (7.76%) Azure Architect
9 27 (7.48%) Consultant
10 26 (7.20%) Cloud Engineer
11 25 (6.93%) Support Engineer
12 23 (6.37%) Azure Developer
13 22 (6.09%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (5.82%) Junior
15 20 (5.54%) Software Developer
16 17 (4.71%) Systems Manager
17 16 (4.43%) Analyst
17 16 (4.43%) Azure Consultant
17 16 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
17 16 (4.43%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (40.72%) .NET
2 62 (17.17%) AngularJS
3 61 (16.90%) ASP.NET
4 38 (10.53%) HTML
5 37 (10.25%) .NET Framework
6 32 (8.86%) Web Services
7 31 (8.59%) CSS
8 20 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (4.71%) Entity Framework
10 17 (4.71%) Middleware
11 16 (4.43%) HTML5
12 14 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (3.88%) WPF
13 11 (3.05%) RESTful
14 10 (2.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 10 (2.77%) jQuery
14 10 (2.77%) XML
15 9 (2.49%) Node.js
16 7 (1.94%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.03%) Computer Science
2 24 (6.65%) Mobile App
3 23 (6.37%) Social Media
4 22 (6.09%) Hybrid Cloud
5 16 (4.43%) FlexPod
5 16 (4.43%) iPad
6 15 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
7 14 (3.88%) Clustering
8 13 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (2.77%) Virtual Team
10 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.49%) Private Cloud
11 8 (2.22%) Data Centre
12 7 (1.94%) Management Information System
13 6 (1.66%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.39%) PKI
14 5 (1.39%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.39%) User Experience
14 5 (1.39%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 5 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 117 (32.41%) Windows
2 84 (23.27%) Windows Server
3 66 (18.28%) Linux
4 28 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (4.16%) CentOS
7 12 (3.32%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (2.77%) Android
9 7 (1.94%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.39%) Windows 10
10 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.83%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.55%) Debian
12 2 (0.55%) Unix
12 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (17.17%) MVC
3 59 (16.34%) Scrum
4 46 (12.74%) DevOps
5 39 (10.80%) ITIL
6 38 (10.53%) OO
7 35 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (9.70%) SDLC
8 32 (8.86%) Presales
9 31 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (7.76%) Software Testing
11 22 (6.09%) OOD
11 22 (6.09%) TOGAF
12 21 (5.82%) IT Strategy
13 20 (5.54%) Web Application Development
14 19 (5.26%) SOA
15 18 (4.99%) Unit Testing
15 18 (4.99%) Web Development
16 17 (4.71%) Migration
17 16 (4.43%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.01%) C#
2 110 (30.47%) SQL
3 60 (16.62%) JavaScript
4 47 (13.02%) PowerShell
5 30 (8.31%) Bash Shell
6 27 (7.48%) Python
7 25 (6.93%) Java
8 16 (4.43%) Ruby
9 12 (3.32%) Perl
10 11 (3.05%) C
10 11 (3.05%) TypeScript
11 10 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.49%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.22%) ES6
14 4 (1.11%) C++
15 3 (0.83%) PHP
15 3 (0.83%) VBScript
16 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 1 (0.28%) F#
Qualifications
1 43 (11.91%) Degree
2 17 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.05%) MCSE
5 10 (2.77%) CCNA
5 10 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.66%) MCSA
7 5 (1.39%) CCNP
7 5 (1.39%) VCDX
8 3 (0.83%) CISM
8 3 (0.83%) CISSP
8 3 (0.83%) HND
8 3 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.55%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.55%) CISA
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.55%) MCSD
10 1 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.26%) QA
2 18 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.71%) SLA
4 9 (2.49%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.83%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 61 (16.90%) Hyper-V
3 45 (12.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (8.03%) Docker
5 14 (3.88%) XenApp
6 7 (1.94%) vCloud
6 7 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (1.94%) vSphere
7 6 (1.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.83%) HDFS
8 3 (0.83%) KVM
8 3 (0.83%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.55%) Xen
10 1 (0.28%) Firmware
10 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (11.08%) SCCM
2 27 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (6.65%) Puppet
4 16 (4.43%) Ansible
5 15 (4.16%) Kubernetes
6 14 (3.88%) Backup Exec
7 11 (3.05%) SCOM
8 9 (2.49%) vRealize
9 4 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.11%) Kibana
9 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (1.11%) WSUS
10 3 (0.83%) Ambari
10 3 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.83%) Icinga
10 3 (0.83%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.55%) SCSM
11 2 (0.55%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 206 (57.06%) Microsoft
2 82 (22.71%) VMware
3 29 (8.03%) Google
4 28 (7.76%) Oracle
5 27 (7.48%) Cisco
6 20 (5.54%) Citrix
6 20 (5.54%) Red Hat
7 14 (3.88%) NetApp
7 14 (3.88%) Veeam
8 13 (3.60%) DevExpress
8 13 (3.60%) Telerik
9 10 (2.77%) Teradata
10 7 (1.94%) CA
11 6 (1.66%) HP
11 6 (1.66%) Nimsoft
11 6 (1.66%) SAP
12 5 (1.39%) Cognos
12 5 (1.39%) EMC
12 5 (1.39%) IBM
12 5 (1.39%) Mitel
Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Annual Bonus 10%, Full Company Pensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call bonus + 10% bonus + Great Ben
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + 25% bonus + pension + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago