Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 41
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 +56
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 71 53 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 12.05% 7.88% 4.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 58.20% 55.79% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 33
Slough median annual salary £58,750 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.17% +27.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £68,750 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%

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 122 95 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 20.71% 14.12% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 87 82
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,550 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £68,750 £109,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 42 (59.15%) Degree
2 31 (43.66%) SAP
2 31 (43.66%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (40.85%) Analytics
3 29 (40.85%) Data Engineering
3 29 (40.85%) Data Science
3 29 (40.85%) Data Modelling
3 29 (40.85%) Data Security
4 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.21%) Telecoms
6 24 (33.80%) SQL
6 24 (33.80%) Decision-Making
7 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
8 18 (25.35%) Python
8 18 (25.35%) VMware
8 18 (25.35%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (25.35%) Big Data
9 16 (22.54%) Retail
10 15 (21.13%) Data Management
10 15 (21.13%) Scrum
10 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (21.13%) Data Integration
10 15 (21.13%) ETL
10 15 (21.13%) SAP BW
10 15 (21.13%) FMCG
11 14 (19.72%) Apache Spark
11 14 (19.72%) Hadoop YARN
11 14 (19.72%) Algorithms
11 14 (19.72%) Power BI
11 14 (19.72%) Data-Driven Decision Making

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 14 (19.72%) Apache
1 14 (19.72%) Apache Spark
1 14 (19.72%) SAS
2 4 (5.63%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.41%) CMS
5 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 31 (43.66%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (8.45%) Office 365
4 5 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) Wireless
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) Big Data
2 15 (21.13%) SAP BW
3 14 (19.72%) Apache Hive
3 14 (19.72%) Hadoop
3 14 (19.72%) Power BI
3 14 (19.72%) SAP HANA
3 14 (19.72%) Text Mining
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
2 2 (2.82%) Moq
2 2 (2.82%) NUnit
2 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (35.21%) Telecoms
2 16 (22.54%) Retail
3 14 (19.72%) Finance
4 10 (14.08%) Banking
4 10 (14.08%) German Language
4 10 (14.08%) Italian Language
5 6 (8.45%) Automotive
6 5 (7.04%) Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) French Language
7 2 (2.82%) Games
7 2 (2.82%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (2.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.35%) Architect
1 18 (25.35%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Cloud Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 15 (21.13%) Data Engineer
3 14 (19.72%) Data Scientist
4 12 (16.90%) Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Technical Architect
5 10 (14.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 10 (14.08%) VMware Architect
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Data Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Data Scientist
7 6 (8.45%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Azure Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Head of Development
9 3 (4.23%) IT Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.82%) Applications Support
10 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.82%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) D3.js
1 14 (19.72%) ggplot
1 14 (19.72%) Kafka
2 8 (11.27%) .NET
3 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
6 4 (5.63%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.63%) CSS
6 4 (5.63%) HTML
6 4 (5.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (4.23%) jQuery
7 3 (4.23%) RESTful
8 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (2.82%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.82%) LINQ
8 2 (2.82%) WCF
8 2 (2.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) FMCG
2 14 (19.72%) Algorithms
2 14 (19.72%) Social Network
3 10 (14.08%) Data Centre
3 10 (14.08%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
7 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Analytics
1 29 (40.85%) Data Engineering
1 29 (40.85%) Data Modelling
1 29 (40.85%) Data Science
1 29 (40.85%) Data Security
2 26 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.80%) Decision-Making
4 18 (25.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (21.13%) Data Integration
5 15 (21.13%) Data Management
5 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (21.13%) ETL
5 15 (21.13%) Scrum
6 14 (19.72%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (19.72%) Econometrics
6 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
6 14 (19.72%) Operations Research
6 14 (19.72%) Quantitative Research
6 14 (19.72%) Statistics
6 14 (19.72%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) SQL
2 18 (25.35%) Python
3 14 (19.72%) R
4 6 (8.45%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.63%) Java
6 4 (5.63%) Lua
6 4 (5.63%) PHP
6 4 (5.63%) Scala
7 2 (2.82%) F#
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (59.15%) Degree
2 10 (14.08%) CCIE
2 10 (14.08%) CCIE Data Center
2 10 (14.08%) CCIE Service Provider
2 10 (14.08%) CCNA
2 10 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (14.08%) EMC Certification
2 10 (14.08%) VCAP
2 10 (14.08%) VCDX
2 10 (14.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.41%) CEH
3 1 (1.41%) CISA
3 1 (1.41%) CISM
3 1 (1.41%) CISSP
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) KVM
2 4 (5.63%) Xen
2 4 (5.63%) XenServer
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (5.63%) Ansible
2 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.82%) Kibana
Vendors
1 31 (43.66%) SAP
2 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.35%) VMware
4 14 (19.72%) Tableau
5 13 (18.31%) Google
6 10 (14.08%) Cisco
6 10 (14.08%) Dell
6 10 (14.08%) EMC
6 10 (14.08%) F5
6 10 (14.08%) NetApp
6 10 (14.08%) Splunk
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.41%) Telerik
7 1 (1.41%) Veeam
7 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard