Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 27 25
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 +37
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 76 46 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 15.67% 8.93% 8.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.41% 53.49% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 32 52
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -21.57% +41.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,625 £29,875
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £79,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -9.09%

Microsoft 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 Slough with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 145 86 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 29.90% 16.70% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 125
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -9.52% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,725 £35,000 £30,050
90th Percentile £83,375 £95,000 £75,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Slough

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Slough

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Slough over the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Slough region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 50 (65.79%) .NET
2 43 (56.58%) C#
3 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET
5 22 (28.95%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
6 21 (27.63%) CRM
6 21 (27.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (21.05%) VMware
9 15 (19.74%) Cisco
10 14 (18.42%) SQL
11 13 (17.11%) Windows
11 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (17.11%) Degree
11 13 (17.11%) Entity Framework
12 12 (15.79%) SaaS
12 12 (15.79%) .NET Core
13 10 (13.16%) Retail
13 10 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
13 10 (13.16%) Cosmos DB
13 10 (13.16%) Presales
14 9 (11.84%) React
14 9 (11.84%) Machine Learning
14 9 (11.84%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (11.84%) Google
14 9 (11.84%) Banking
14 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (11.84%) Linux
15 8 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Drupal
3 1 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.79%) SaaS
3 9 (11.84%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (9.21%) Office 365
5 3 (3.95%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.63%) Akamai
6 2 (2.63%) IaaS
6 2 (2.63%) PaaS
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.32%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) Firewall
2 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) DHCP
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.32%) LAN
4 1 (1.32%) Network Security
4 1 (1.32%) VLAN
4 1 (1.32%) VPN
4 1 (1.32%) WAN
4 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.95%) Power BI
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Moq
1 5 (6.58%) NUnit
2 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.63%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.32%) GitLab
General
1 10 (13.16%) Retail
2 9 (11.84%) Banking
3 8 (10.53%) German Language
3 8 (10.53%) Italian Language
3 8 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (9.21%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Consultant
3 19 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 19 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 19 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
4 17 (22.37%) .NET Developer
5 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Architect
8 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (6.58%) Presales Solution Architect
9 5 (6.58%) VMware Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) VMware Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) EMC Engineer
12 2 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (65.79%) .NET
2 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET
3 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
3 13 (17.11%) Entity Framework
4 12 (15.79%) .NET Core
5 9 (11.84%) React
6 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (6.58%) LINQ
8 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Core
8 4 (5.26%) REST
9 3 (3.95%) CSS
9 3 (3.95%) HTML
10 2 (2.63%) ADO.NET
10 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.63%) Code First Entity Framework
10 2 (2.63%) Middleware
10 2 (2.63%) WCF
10 2 (2.63%) Web Services
10 2 (2.63%) WinForms
10 2 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (10.53%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (6.58%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
6 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Android
3 6 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) CRM
2 10 (13.16%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (13.16%) Presales
3 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.84%) Machine Learning
4 8 (10.53%) Decision-Making
4 8 (10.53%) Demand Generation
4 8 (10.53%) DevOps
5 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) MVC
7 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (6.58%) Deployment Automation
7 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Build Automation
8 4 (5.26%) MVVM
8 4 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (5.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (56.58%) C#
2 14 (18.42%) SQL
3 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.58%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.63%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) VB
7 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) CCNA
2 1 (1.32%) CCNP
2 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) GDPR
1 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.58%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.26%) Puppet
1 4 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) VMware
3 15 (19.74%) Cisco
4 9 (11.84%) Google
5 8 (10.53%) Dell
5 8 (10.53%) EMC
5 8 (10.53%) NetApp
5 8 (10.53%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle
6 2 (2.63%) Tableau
7 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Fiserv
7 1 (1.32%) Nintex