Period
to 13 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 3 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Azure 190 439 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Reading 16.48% 18.11% 11.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.08% 50.58% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 175 437 282
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.79% +16.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - +9.52%

Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 431 868 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 37.38% 35.81% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 356 783 603
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +12.82%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,821 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £78,750
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Reading

Azure
Salary Trend in Reading

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Reading.

Salary trend for Azure in Reading

Azure
Salary Histogram in Reading

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Reading over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Azure.

1 89 (46.84%) AWS
2 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 74 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (36.84%) C#
4 65 (34.21%) SQL
5 56 (29.47%) .NET
6 54 (28.42%) Python
7 50 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 42 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
9 41 (21.58%) GCP
10 40 (21.05%) Linux
11 39 (20.53%) DevOps
12 38 (20.00%) Computer Science
13 37 (19.47%) SaaS
14 36 (18.95%) Software Engineering
14 36 (18.95%) TDD
15 35 (18.42%) VMware
16 33 (17.37%) Active Directory
17 32 (16.84%) Degree
18 29 (15.26%) Docker
19 28 (14.74%) Google
20 27 (14.21%) Scrum
20 27 (14.21%) PaaS
21 26 (13.68%) PowerShell
21 26 (13.68%) SQL Server
22 25 (13.16%) Windows
22 25 (13.16%) Mathematics
22 25 (13.16%) SC Cleared
22 25 (13.16%) Security Cleared
22 25 (13.16%) Cloud Computing

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 12 (6.32%) Confluence
2 10 (5.26%) CMS
3 7 (3.68%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.11%) Apache
5 3 (1.58%) Pachyderm
5 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (1.05%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.53%) IIS
7 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.53%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.05%) SAP IBP
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 89 (46.84%) AWS
2 41 (21.58%) GCP
3 37 (19.47%) SaaS
4 27 (14.21%) PaaS
5 25 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (10.53%) IaaS
7 19 (10.00%) Power Platform
8 15 (7.89%) Office 365
9 12 (6.32%) Serverless
10 11 (5.79%) OpenShift
11 10 (5.26%) GitHub
12 9 (4.74%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (4.74%) Azure Active Directory
12 9 (4.74%) Azure Functions
13 8 (4.21%) PowerApps
14 5 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
15 4 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
16 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
17 2 (1.05%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.95%) WAN
2 16 (8.42%) H.323
2 16 (8.42%) LAN
3 14 (7.37%) Skype
4 13 (6.84%) DNS
5 9 (4.74%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.21%) Internet
7 6 (3.16%) DHCP
7 6 (3.16%) Wireless
8 5 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (2.63%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.63%) NAS
8 5 (2.63%) SAN
8 5 (2.63%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.58%) Firewall
9 3 (1.58%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.58%) MQTT
9 3 (1.58%) Network Security
10 2 (1.05%) HTTP
10 2 (1.05%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (5.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (4.74%) Power BI
5 8 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.68%) Hadoop
6 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (3.16%) Data Mining
7 6 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.11%) MySQL
9 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.58%) Big Data
10 3 (1.58%) MS Access
10 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (8.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.84%) JIRA
3 9 (4.74%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.63%) GitLab
4 5 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.11%) Selenium
6 3 (1.58%) JMeter
6 3 (1.58%) Maven
6 3 (1.58%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.05%) Appium
7 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.05%) JBehave
7 2 (1.05%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.05%) TestNG
7 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (5.26%) Norwegian Language
2 9 (4.74%) Finance
3 6 (3.16%) Games
4 3 (1.58%) Electronics
4 3 (1.58%) Law
4 3 (1.58%) Public Sector
4 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.05%) Automotive
5 2 (1.05%) Local Government
5 2 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (27.89%) Developer
2 27 (14.21%) Software Engineer
3 21 (11.05%) Graduate
3 21 (11.05%) Senior Developer
4 17 (8.95%) Software Developer
5 16 (8.42%) .NET Developer
5 16 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 16 (8.42%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 16 (8.42%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 16 (8.42%) Team Leader
6 12 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 10 (5.26%) IT Engineer
9 9 (4.74%) Analyst
9 9 (4.74%) Architect
9 9 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (4.74%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.21%) Consultant
11 7 (3.68%) Junior
11 7 (3.68%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (29.47%) .NET
2 25 (13.16%) .NET Core
3 23 (12.11%) WebRTC
4 21 (11.05%) HTML
5 20 (10.53%) React
6 19 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 18 (9.47%) CSS
8 16 (8.42%) Web Services
9 15 (7.89%) ASP.NET
10 14 (7.37%) HTML5
10 14 (7.37%) Spring
11 10 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (4.74%) CSS3
13 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (2.63%) Kafka
16 4 (2.11%) GStreamer
16 4 (2.11%) Node.js
16 4 (2.11%) RESTful
16 4 (2.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.11%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.32%) Private Cloud
4 11 (5.79%) iPad
5 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.74%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.16%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.63%) Clustering
7 5 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.11%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.58%) User Experience
10 2 (1.05%) Blog
10 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.05%) Social Network
11 1 (0.53%) Life Science
11 1 (0.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.05%) Linux
2 25 (13.16%) Windows
3 12 (6.32%) Android
3 12 (6.32%) Apple iOS
4 9 (4.74%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (22.11%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (20.53%) DevOps
4 38 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 36 (18.95%) Software Engineering
5 36 (18.95%) TDD
6 27 (14.21%) Scrum
7 25 (13.16%) Mathematics
7 25 (13.16%) Test Automation
8 22 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (11.05%) OO
10 19 (10.00%) Microservices
11 17 (8.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (8.95%) ITIL
12 16 (8.42%) High Availability
12 16 (8.42%) Migration
12 16 (8.42%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (8.42%) Service Delivery
13 15 (7.89%) OOP
14 14 (7.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.84%) C#
2 65 (34.21%) SQL
3 54 (28.42%) Python
4 50 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 26 (13.68%) PowerShell
6 18 (9.47%) TypeScript
7 15 (7.89%) Java
8 12 (6.32%) PHP
9 11 (5.79%) T-SQL
10 10 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 10 (5.26%) C
11 7 (3.68%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.11%) C++
12 4 (2.11%) R
13 3 (1.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (1.58%) X++
14 2 (1.05%) Groovy
14 2 (1.05%) VB
15 1 (0.53%) F#
15 1 (0.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (16.84%) Degree
2 25 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
2 25 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 25 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.42%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.05%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCIE
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 16 (8.42%) SLA
2 8 (4.21%) QA
3 7 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.16%) GDPR
4 6 (3.16%) NIST
4 6 (3.16%) NIST 800
System Software
1 33 (17.37%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.26%) Docker
3 19 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (8.42%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (4.74%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (11.58%) SCCM
2 21 (11.05%) WSUS
3 20 (10.53%) Kubernetes
4 16 (8.42%) SCOM
5 11 (5.79%) Terraform
6 5 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (1.58%) Ansible
7 3 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.58%) Packer
7 3 (1.58%) Puppet
8 2 (1.05%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.53%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 74 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.42%) VMware
3 28 (14.74%) Google
4 10 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.16%) Cisco
6 5 (2.63%) Arista
6 5 (2.63%) Brocade
6 5 (2.63%) Emulex
6 5 (2.63%) Oracle
7 3 (1.58%) Cognos
7 3 (1.58%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Capita
8 2 (1.05%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.05%) Databricks
8 2 (1.05%) F5
8 2 (1.05%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.05%) SAP
8 2 (1.05%) Splunk
8 2 (1.05%) Tableau
8 2 (1.05%) Xamarin