The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 106 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.71% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.63% 18.92% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
63 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.45% 2.29% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 21
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
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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 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) Web Services
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
6 11 (37.93%) MVC
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) OO
7 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (24.14%) Linux
10 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (20.69%) Marketing
11 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
11 6 (20.69%) SAP
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) DTV
11 6 (20.69%) Electronics
11 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
11 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
11 6 (20.69%) Low Latency
12 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.24%) HTML
12 5 (17.24%) SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.90%) nginx
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
3 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
1 3 (10.34%) Intranet
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) IPv4
3 1 (3.45%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.90%) CouchDB
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Riak
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.69%) Marketing
1 6 (20.69%) Electronics
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Software Architect
3 9 (31.03%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) Web Services
3 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
6 4 (13.79%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) Struts
7 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.90%) JSON
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) Struts2
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
7 2 (6.90%) Play Framework
7 2 (6.90%) WCF
7 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.45%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) DTV
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.45%) PDA
4 1 (3.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.45%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (20.69%) Programme Management
5 6 (20.69%) Low Latency
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) OOD
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) VB
6 2 (6.90%) Haskell
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) R
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) F#
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) SAP
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Rackspace
4 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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