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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 108 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.17% 22.22% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
47 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.32% 2.98% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 23
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £46,000
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 18 April 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (80.95%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 12 (57.14%) MVC
4 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 11 (52.38%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) OO
6 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) CSS
9 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
10 3 (14.29%) Marketing
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) MySQL
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
1 1 (4.76%) IPv4
1 1 (4.76%) IPv6
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.52%) CouchDB
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Riak
4 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Software Architect
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) Web Services
3 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (9.52%) Struts
6 2 (9.52%) Struts2
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) Play Framework
6 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) DTV
1 2 (9.52%) Social Network
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Web 2.0
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) MVC
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) OOP
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.76%) Logistics
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 2 (9.52%) Haskell
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Xen
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.76%) Red Gate
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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