Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 105 146
Rank change year-on-year +60 +41 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 145 100 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 5.83% 2.69% 1.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.53% 17.48% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 125 94 57
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £96,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -8.33%

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 Reading with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 491 572 572
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 19.73% 15.38% 11.95%
Number of salaries quoted 410 524 368
Reading median annual salary £48,750 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.34% +3.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,125 £32,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £90,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Reading

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Reading over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 66 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 58 (40.00%) SQL
3 53 (36.55%) C#
4 52 (35.86%) Windows
5 51 (35.17%) .NET
6 43 (29.66%) Active Directory
7 42 (28.97%) Amazon AWS
8 41 (28.28%) Office 365
9 33 (22.76%) Windows Server
10 32 (22.07%) AngularJS
10 32 (22.07%) VMware
11 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
12 28 (19.31%) .NET Framework
13 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
13 26 (17.93%) MVC
14 23 (15.86%) Clustering
14 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
15 22 (15.17%) Service Delivery
15 22 (15.17%) Veeam
16 21 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (14.48%) SCCM
17 20 (13.79%) Firewall
18 19 (13.10%) DNS
18 19 (13.10%) Backup Exec
19 18 (12.41%) HTML
19 18 (12.41%) ITIL
19 18 (12.41%) Linux
19 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (12.41%) Hybrid Cloud

Microsoft 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 15 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.21%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.83%) IIS
3 7 (4.83%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.76%) CMS
5 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.38%) Apache
6 2 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.38%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.69%) Kentico
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (28.97%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (28.28%) Office 365
3 9 (6.21%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (6.21%) IaaS
3 9 (6.21%) SaaS
4 8 (5.52%) PaaS
5 4 (2.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 3 (2.07%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (2.07%) Boomi
6 3 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.38%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.69%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.79%) Firewall
2 19 (13.10%) DNS
3 12 (8.28%) Internet
4 9 (6.21%) SAN
4 9 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.52%) BGP
6 7 (4.83%) HTTP
7 6 (4.14%) DHCP
7 6 (4.14%) SMTP
8 5 (3.45%) OSPF
8 5 (3.45%) VLAN
8 5 (3.45%) VoIP
8 5 (3.45%) VPN
9 4 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.76%) LAN
9 4 (2.76%) WAN
10 3 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.07%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.07%) SNMP
11 2 (1.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.45%) Power BI
4 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.76%) Big Data
5 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.07%) Data Lake
6 3 (2.07%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.07%) Redis
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.38%) HDInsight
7 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 10 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.38%) Selenium
6 2 (1.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Maven
7 1 (0.69%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (7.59%) Finance
2 5 (3.45%) Advertising
2 5 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.07%) Retail
4 2 (1.38%) Automotive
4 2 (1.38%) Legal
4 2 (1.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Front Office
5 1 (0.69%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 48 (33.10%) Developer
2 24 (16.55%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.17%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 14 (9.66%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (9.66%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.66%) Consultant
6 12 (8.28%) Architect
6 12 (8.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Technical Support
7 11 (7.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (6.90%) Azure Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Junior
8 10 (6.90%) Junior Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Technical Support Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (35.17%) .NET
2 32 (22.07%) AngularJS
3 31 (21.38%) ASP.NET
4 28 (19.31%) .NET Framework
5 18 (12.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (12.41%) HTML
6 15 (10.34%) CSS
7 13 (8.97%) WPF
8 12 (8.28%) REST
9 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (6.21%) .NET Core
11 8 (5.52%) Entity Framework
12 7 (4.83%) SOAP
12 7 (4.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (4.83%) Web Services
13 6 (4.14%) WCF
14 5 (3.45%) CSS3
14 5 (3.45%) D3.js
14 5 (3.45%) HTML5
14 5 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.86%) Clustering
2 18 (12.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 14 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (9.66%) Social Media
5 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.45%) Replication
7 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.07%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.07%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.07%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.69%) Blog
9 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) PKI
9 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.86%) Windows
2 33 (22.76%) Windows Server
3 18 (12.41%) Linux
4 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.14%) Unix
6 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.76%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.07%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.07%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.38%) Android
9 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.69%) CentOS
10 1 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.93%) MVC
2 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (15.17%) Service Delivery
4 21 (14.48%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (12.41%) ITIL
6 17 (11.72%) Web Application Development
7 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering
8 15 (10.34%) Presales
8 15 (10.34%) Service Delivery Management
8 15 (10.34%) Virtual Environments
9 13 (8.97%) MVVM
10 10 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 8 (5.52%) DevOps
11 8 (5.52%) Microservices
11 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.83%) Migration
12 7 (4.83%) Scrum
12 7 (4.83%) TDD
13 6 (4.14%) Web Development
14 5 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.00%) SQL
2 53 (36.55%) C#
3 23 (15.86%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.03%) Java
5 11 (7.59%) Python
5 11 (7.59%) TypeScript
6 6 (4.14%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.45%) C++
7 5 (3.45%) Go
7 5 (3.45%) Perl
7 5 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.07%) Ruby
8 3 (2.07%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.38%) C
9 2 (1.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.21%) CCNA
4 8 (5.52%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.83%) MCSE
6 6 (4.14%) MCSA
7 4 (2.76%) CCNP
8 3 (2.07%) CCIE
8 3 (2.07%) Degree
8 3 (2.07%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.07%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.69%) HND
10 1 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) ISO 22301
2 4 (2.76%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 43 (29.66%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.07%) vSphere
6 2 (1.38%) Docker
7 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (14.48%) SCCM
2 19 (13.10%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.83%) WSUS
4 6 (4.14%) Puppet
5 4 (2.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.07%) Ansible
6 3 (2.07%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (2.07%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.07%) Opsview
6 3 (2.07%) SCOM
6 3 (2.07%) vMotion
6 3 (2.07%) WMI
7 2 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.38%) rkt
7 2 (1.38%) SCSM
7 2 (1.38%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.38%) Terraform
8 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 66 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.07%) VMware
3 22 (15.17%) Veeam
4 13 (8.97%) DevExpress
4 13 (8.97%) Telerik
5 10 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 10 (6.90%) Juniper
6 8 (5.52%) Cisco
7 6 (4.14%) Dell
7 6 (4.14%) Oracle
8 4 (2.76%) Aruba
8 4 (2.76%) EMC
8 4 (2.76%) HP
8 4 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.76%) Symantec
9 3 (2.07%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (2.07%) F5
9 3 (2.07%) Kaspersky
9 3 (2.07%) Tableau
9 3 (2.07%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits 20% bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified EXcellent salary plus bonus + car allowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago