Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 85 217
Rank change year-on-year +42 +132 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 347 297 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.28% 3.17% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.13% 24.77% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 320 257 96
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - -8.33%
10th Percentile £30,750 £37,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +8.70% -3.16%

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 1080 1199 1028
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 16.42% 12.79% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 885 1018 714
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +63 144 £47,500 -13.64% 15
Slough +38 58 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Maidenhead +16 38 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Wokingham +39 25 £37,500 -35.90%
Newbury -1 19 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Bracknell +10 4 £70,000 +100.00%
Thatcham +2 3 £31,500 -37.00%
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 146 (42.07%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (39.77%) Microsoft
3 126 (36.31%) Windows
4 98 (28.24%) Office 365
5 96 (27.67%) VMware
6 94 (27.09%) Active Directory
7 85 (24.50%) Windows Server
8 83 (23.92%) SQL
9 82 (23.63%) .NET
9 82 (23.63%) Linux
10 78 (22.48%) C#
11 74 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
12 65 (18.73%) SQL Server
13 63 (18.16%) Hyper-V
14 55 (15.85%) ASP.NET
15 54 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 51 (14.70%) Java
17 50 (14.41%) JavaScript
17 50 (14.41%) ITIL
17 50 (14.41%) Python
17 50 (14.41%) Firewall
18 49 (14.12%) MVC
19 45 (12.97%) Puppet
19 45 (12.97%) AngularJS
20 43 (12.39%) DNS
21 42 (12.10%) DevOps
22 41 (11.82%) Docker
22 41 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
23 40 (11.53%) Opscode Chef
24 39 (11.24%) SCCM

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 28 (8.07%) MS Exchange
2 23 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.63%) Skype for Business
3 12 (3.46%) OpenStack
4 9 (2.59%) Confluence
4 9 (2.59%) IIS
4 9 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (2.02%) Jetty
5 7 (2.02%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.73%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.86%) CMS
8 3 (0.86%) JBoss
8 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.86%) WildFly
9 2 (0.58%) Apache
9 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 18 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.58%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 146 (42.07%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (28.24%) Office 365
3 28 (8.07%) IaaS
4 25 (7.20%) PaaS
5 19 (5.48%) SaaS
6 18 (5.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (3.46%) IBM Cloud
8 11 (3.17%) GitHub
8 11 (3.17%) SoftLayer
9 9 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (2.02%) Bluemix
11 4 (1.15%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 3 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.86%) Boomi
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.41%) Firewall
2 43 (12.39%) DNS
3 29 (8.36%) LAN
3 29 (8.36%) WAN
4 25 (7.20%) SAN
5 24 (6.92%) Internet
6 22 (6.34%) DHCP
7 19 (5.48%) VLAN
8 17 (4.90%) BGP
9 16 (4.61%) TCP/IP
10 15 (4.32%) OSPF
11 14 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
12 12 (3.46%) HTTP
12 12 (3.46%) Skype
13 11 (3.17%) IPsec
13 11 (3.17%) SMTP
14 10 (2.88%) VPN
15 9 (2.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (2.31%) EIGRP
16 8 (2.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 13 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.59%) Data Lake
6 9 (2.59%) MySQL
6 9 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (2.02%) Big Data
8 7 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 17 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 15 (4.32%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.03%) JIRA
4 14 (4.03%) Maven
5 13 (3.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 11 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.88%) Gradle
8 8 (2.31%) Selenium
9 5 (1.44%) JMeter
9 5 (1.44%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.15%) Vagrant
11 3 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.86%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.58%) webpack
13 1 (0.29%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (8.07%) Finance
2 18 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.32%) Retail
4 11 (3.17%) Marketing
5 7 (2.02%) Advertising
5 7 (2.02%) Legal
6 4 (1.15%) Banking
7 3 (0.86%) Publishing
8 2 (0.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
9 1 (0.29%) Games
9 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 89 (25.65%) Developer
2 42 (12.10%) Architect
3 34 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 34 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 32 (9.22%) Cloud Engineer
5 30 (8.65%) .NET Developer
6 25 (7.20%) Analyst
6 25 (7.20%) Consultant
7 24 (6.92%) IT Support
8 23 (6.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 22 (6.34%) Senior Developer
10 21 (6.05%) Junior
11 20 (5.76%) Software Developer
12 18 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support
12 18 (5.19%) Cloud Architect
12 18 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.90%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.90%) Java Developer
13 17 (4.90%) Support Analyst
14 16 (4.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (23.63%) .NET
2 55 (15.85%) ASP.NET
3 45 (12.97%) AngularJS
4 34 (9.80%) .NET Framework
5 31 (8.93%) Web Services
6 28 (8.07%) HTML
7 25 (7.20%) CSS
8 24 (6.92%) Node.js
8 24 (6.92%) REST
9 19 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (5.19%) JSON
11 15 (4.32%) Middleware
11 15 (4.32%) React
12 14 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (3.75%) WPF
14 11 (3.17%) Kafka
15 10 (2.88%) Sass
16 9 (2.59%) .NET Core
16 9 (2.59%) Spring
16 9 (2.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.36%) Hybrid Cloud
2 25 (7.20%) Clustering
3 21 (6.05%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.90%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.32%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.32%) Virtual Team
6 13 (3.75%) Public Cloud
6 13 (3.75%) Social Media
7 10 (2.88%) FlexPod
8 9 (2.59%) Computer Science
9 8 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.02%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.73%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.44%) iPad
12 5 (1.44%) Replication
12 5 (1.44%) Wiki
13 3 (0.86%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.58%) Blog
14 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 126 (36.31%) Windows
2 85 (24.50%) Windows Server
3 82 (23.63%) Linux
4 35 (10.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (7.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.48%) CentOS
7 14 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.02%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (2.02%) Unix
9 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.44%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.15%) Ubuntu
11 4 (1.15%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.58%) Debian
12 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.29%) Android
13 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.33%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (14.41%) ITIL
3 49 (14.12%) MVC
4 42 (12.10%) DevOps
5 41 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (8.65%) Presales
7 28 (8.07%) Scrum
8 24 (6.92%) Migration
8 24 (6.92%) Software Engineering
9 23 (6.63%) Service Delivery
9 23 (6.63%) TDD
10 21 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (5.19%) Web Application Development
12 17 (4.90%) Virtual Environments
13 15 (4.32%) Service Delivery Management
14 14 (4.03%) Open Source
15 13 (3.75%) Mentoring
15 13 (3.75%) MVVM
16 12 (3.46%) BDD
16 12 (3.46%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 83 (23.92%) SQL
2 78 (22.48%) C#
3 51 (14.70%) Java
4 50 (14.41%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.41%) Python
5 37 (10.66%) PowerShell
6 29 (8.36%) Ruby
7 22 (6.34%) Bash Shell
8 13 (3.75%) PHP
9 11 (3.17%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.59%) Perl
11 6 (1.73%) Go
12 5 (1.44%) C
12 5 (1.44%) C++
12 5 (1.44%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.44%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.58%) ES6
15 1 (0.29%) Jython
15 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (7.20%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (4.61%) Degree
3 14 (4.03%) CCNA
3 14 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.17%) CCIE
4 11 (3.17%) CCNP
5 10 (2.88%) MCSE
6 9 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
6 9 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.73%) MCSA
8 4 (1.15%) HND
9 3 (0.86%) JNCIA
9 3 (0.86%) JNCIP
9 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.58%) CISM
10 2 (0.58%) CISSP
10 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.58%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) SLA
2 14 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.15%) COBIT
5 4 (1.15%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 94 (27.09%) Active Directory
2 63 (18.16%) Hyper-V
3 54 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (11.82%) Docker
5 17 (4.90%) vSphere
6 9 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (2.59%) XenApp
7 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.58%) vCloud
8 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.58%) Xen
9 1 (0.29%) etcd
9 1 (0.29%) Firmware
9 1 (0.29%) flannel
9 1 (0.29%) KVM
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (12.97%) Puppet
2 40 (11.53%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (11.24%) SCCM
4 32 (9.22%) Ansible
5 22 (6.34%) Kubernetes
6 20 (5.76%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.88%) SCOM
8 9 (2.59%) Terraform
8 9 (2.59%) WSUS
9 8 (2.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (1.73%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.15%) SCVMM
11 4 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (0.86%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.86%) Opsview
12 3 (0.86%) vMotion
12 3 (0.86%) WMI
13 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 2 (0.58%) rkt
Vendors
1 138 (39.77%) Microsoft
2 96 (27.67%) VMware
3 38 (10.95%) Cisco
4 33 (9.51%) Red Hat
5 31 (8.93%) Google
6 23 (6.63%) Oracle
6 23 (6.63%) Veeam
7 18 (5.19%) CheckPoint
8 15 (4.32%) Juniper
9 13 (3.75%) DevExpress
9 13 (3.75%) Telerik
10 11 (3.17%) CA
11 10 (2.88%) Citrix
11 10 (2.88%) NetApp
12 9 (2.59%) IBM
13 8 (2.31%) F5
14 7 (2.02%) HP
15 6 (1.73%) Aruba
15 6 (1.73%) Dell
15 6 (1.73%) ServiceNow
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified EXcellent salary plus bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Travel.
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Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
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