The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 100 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 36 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.92% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.46% 15.79% 12.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 12 9
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £64,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
185 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.85% 4.18% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 131 66 64
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 37 (60.66%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (49.18%) .NET
3 24 (39.34%) C#
3 24 (39.34%) MVC
4 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
5 21 (34.43%) Python
6 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
7 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
7 18 (29.51%) Linux
8 17 (27.87%) UNIX
8 17 (27.87%) Java
8 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
9 16 (26.23%) SQL
9 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
9 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (24.59%) SaaS
11 14 (22.95%) VMware
11 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
12 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
12 13 (21.31%) Maven
13 12 (19.67%) Windows
13 12 (19.67%) Web Services
13 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
13 12 (19.67%) DevOps
14 11 (18.03%) IaaS
15 10 (16.39%) PaaS
15 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (14.75%) Finance

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) IIS
2 6 (9.84%) Apache
2 6 (9.84%) OpenStack
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Pig
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Spark
4 4 (6.56%) nginx
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
6 2 (3.28%) Node.js
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) Lync
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (60.66%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (24.59%) SaaS
3 11 (18.03%) IaaS
4 10 (16.39%) PaaS
5 6 (9.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (9.84%) Google App Engine
6 4 (6.56%) Office 365
7 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) LDAP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) MongoDB
2 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (9.84%) MySQL
5 5 (8.20%) Apache Hive
5 5 (8.20%) Redis
5 5 (8.20%) Big Data
5 5 (8.20%) Sqoop
6 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.28%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) Maven
3 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
4 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.48%) Subversion
5 6 (9.84%) Ant
5 6 (9.84%) Gradle
6 3 (4.92%) Grunt
7 2 (3.28%) Selenium
8 1 (1.64%) Bower
8 1 (1.64%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.64%) gulp
8 1 (1.64%) NUnit
8 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Electronics
3 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) DevOps Specialist
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) DBA
8 2 (3.28%) Tester
8 2 (3.28%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) .NET
2 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
3 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (19.67%) Web Services
5 7 (11.48%) HTML
5 7 (11.48%) CSS
5 7 (11.48%) Sensu
6 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.20%) Castle Windsor
8 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
9 3 (4.92%) WCF
9 3 (4.92%) CSS3
9 3 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (4.92%) EJB
9 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.92%) Spring
9 3 (4.92%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.28%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) DTV
1 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.51%) Linux
2 17 (27.87%) UNIX
3 12 (19.67%) Windows
4 7 (11.48%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.92%) Android
5 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) MVC
2 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
3 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.67%) DevOps
4 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) Data Management
7 7 (11.48%) SDLC
7 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.92%) CRM
10 3 (4.92%) TDD
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
10 3 (4.92%) OO
10 3 (4.92%) ITIL
11 2 (3.28%) OOP
11 2 (3.28%) SOA
11 2 (3.28%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) C#
2 21 (34.43%) Python
3 17 (27.87%) Java
4 16 (26.23%) SQL
5 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.75%) Clojure
6 8 (13.11%) Perl
7 7 (11.48%) PHP
7 7 (11.48%) Groovy
7 7 (11.48%) Bourne shell
7 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.20%) R
9 4 (6.56%) C++
10 3 (4.92%) Ruby
11 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.28%) Scala
11 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) MCSA
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) MCAD
3 1 (1.64%) MCSD
3 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) MCTS
3 1 (1.64%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Flume
4 4 (6.56%) Docker
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Nagios
1 7 (11.48%) ZABBIX
1 7 (11.48%) Puppet
1 7 (11.48%) Vagrant
1 7 (11.48%) Ansible
2 2 (3.28%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.95%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Rackspace
3 6 (9.84%) SAP
4 4 (6.56%) Google
5 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.28%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) Nokia
7 1 (1.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) HP
7 1 (1.64%) Draytek
7 1 (1.64%) ProCurve
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