Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 43 26
Rank change year-on-year +36 -17 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 134 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 23.06% 4.06% 7.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 80.24% 32.86% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 39
Slough median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -34.78% -17.86%
10th Percentile £48,750 £33,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,625 £68,000 £85,000
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.04% +1.77%

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 167 70 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 28.74% 12.37% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 65 57 91
Slough median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -30.43% -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,500 £110,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 93 (69.40%) Degree
2 91 (67.91%) SAP
3 90 (67.16%) Data Modelling
3 90 (67.16%) Data Security
3 90 (67.16%) Analytics
3 90 (67.16%) Data Engineering
3 90 (67.16%) Data Science
4 72 (53.73%) Microsoft
5 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (44.78%) SQL
7 55 (41.04%) Scrum
8 51 (38.06%) Apache
8 51 (38.06%) Python
9 50 (37.31%) ETL
10 49 (36.57%) SAP BW
10 49 (36.57%) Data Management
10 49 (36.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 49 (36.57%) Data Integration
10 49 (36.57%) FMCG
11 42 (31.34%) Retail
11 42 (31.34%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (31.34%) Telecoms
12 41 (30.60%) Finance
12 41 (30.60%) SAS
12 41 (30.60%) Text Mining
12 41 (30.60%) Artificial Intelligence
12 41 (30.60%) Econometrics
12 41 (30.60%) Statistics
12 41 (30.60%) Operations Research
12 41 (30.60%) Mathematics

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 51 (38.06%) Apache
2 41 (30.60%) Apache Spark
2 41 (30.60%) SAS
3 10 (7.46%) IIS
4 8 (5.97%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.24%) Confluence
5 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.16%) Office 365
2 19 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.75%) NuGet
4 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.67%) Firewall
2 18 (13.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (7.46%) DNS
3 10 (7.46%) LAN
3 10 (7.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.57%) SAP BW
2 41 (30.60%) Apache Hive
2 41 (30.60%) Big Data
2 41 (30.60%) Hadoop
2 41 (30.60%) Power BI
2 41 (30.60%) SAP HANA
2 41 (30.60%) Text Mining
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (2.99%) NUnit
3 3 (2.24%) JIRA
3 3 (2.24%) Moq
3 3 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.49%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (31.34%) Retail
1 42 (31.34%) Telecoms
2 41 (30.60%) Finance
3 5 (3.73%) Marketing
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (36.57%) Data Engineer
2 41 (30.60%) Data Scientist
3 26 (19.40%) Senior Data Scientist
4 24 (17.91%) Senior Data Engineer
5 13 (9.70%) Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Administrator
7 7 (5.22%) IT Administrator
7 7 (5.22%) IT Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.48%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (4.48%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Xamarin Developer
10 3 (2.24%) Architect
10 3 (2.24%) Head of Development
10 3 (2.24%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (30.60%) D3.js
1 41 (30.60%) ggplot
1 41 (30.60%) Kafka
2 14 (10.45%) .NET
3 10 (7.46%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.72%) Entity Framework
5 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (4.48%) REST
7 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.99%) LINQ
8 3 (2.24%) WCF
8 3 (2.24%) Web Services
8 3 (2.24%) WinForms
9 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.75%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (0.75%) Akka
10 1 (0.75%) Middleware
10 1 (0.75%) XML
10 1 (0.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (36.57%) FMCG
2 41 (30.60%) Algorithms
2 41 (30.60%) Social Network
3 10 (7.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.97%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.40%) Windows
2 20 (14.93%) Linux
3 14 (10.45%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.46%) CentOS
5 8 (5.97%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.73%) Android
6 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (67.16%) Analytics
1 90 (67.16%) Data Engineering
1 90 (67.16%) Data Modelling
1 90 (67.16%) Data Science
1 90 (67.16%) Data Security
2 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (41.04%) Scrum
4 50 (37.31%) ETL
5 49 (36.57%) Data Integration
5 49 (36.57%) Data Management
5 49 (36.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 42 (31.34%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (30.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 41 (30.60%) Data Visualisation
7 41 (30.60%) Decision-Making
7 41 (30.60%) Econometrics
7 41 (30.60%) Mathematics
7 41 (30.60%) Operations Research
7 41 (30.60%) Statistics
7 41 (30.60%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 60 (44.78%) SQL
2 51 (38.06%) Python
3 41 (30.60%) R
4 19 (14.18%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.96%) Bash Shell
5 12 (8.96%) PHP
6 11 (8.21%) T-SQL
7 10 (7.46%) C#
8 3 (2.24%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 93 (69.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 10 (7.46%) Hyper-V
1 10 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.97%) vSphere
3 2 (1.49%) KVM
3 2 (1.49%) Xen
3 2 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (30.60%) Hadoop YARN
2 10 (7.46%) Terraform
3 2 (1.49%) Ansible
3 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (67.91%) SAP
2 72 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 41 (30.60%) Tableau
4 11 (8.21%) VMware
5 10 (7.46%) Citrix
6 8 (5.97%) Cisco
7 5 (3.73%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle
8 1 (0.75%) Telerik