The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 41 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.79% 2.51% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.04% 24.79% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 10
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
117 121 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.67% 10.14% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 104 119 86
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +34 36 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Torfaen +12 3 - -
Newport -10 2 £66,250 +61.58%
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Microsoft Azure
Wales

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 40 (63.49%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) VMware
3 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
4 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
5 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (26.98%) Linux
6 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
7 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
7 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (20.63%) C#
9 13 (20.63%) SQL
10 12 (19.05%) .NET
10 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.05%) Python
10 12 (19.05%) IaaS
11 11 (17.46%) Big Data
11 11 (17.46%) Office 365
11 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
11 11 (17.46%) Degree
11 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.46%) TDD
11 11 (17.46%) Java
12 10 (15.87%) Cisco
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.87%) MVC
12 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
13 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
13 9 (14.29%) PaaS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (12.70%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 7 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (11.11%) IIS
2 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.76%) nginx
3 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.59%) CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
5 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (63.49%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (19.05%) IaaS
3 11 (17.46%) Office 365
4 9 (14.29%) PaaS
5 5 (7.94%) SaaS
6 4 (6.35%) Bluemix
6 4 (6.35%) GitHub
6 4 (6.35%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.17%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.59%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) NAS
3 4 (6.35%) SAN
3 4 (6.35%) VPN
3 4 (6.35%) Wireshark
4 3 (4.76%) LAN
4 3 (4.76%) VLAN
4 3 (4.76%) WAN
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.59%) Broadband
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) HTTP
6 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Big Data
3 10 (15.87%) MongoDB
4 9 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.70%) Hadoop
6 7 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (9.52%) HBase
7 6 (9.52%) Sqoop
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.17%) Data Lake
9 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.17%) MySQL
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Selenium
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
4 3 (4.76%) Ant
4 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.17%) CircleCI
5 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.17%) JIRA
5 2 (3.17%) Maven
6 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.59%) Grunt
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 7 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Java Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) .NET Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 8 (12.70%) HTML
3 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.52%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.35%) LAMP
6 4 (6.35%) REST
7 3 (4.76%) HTML5
7 3 (4.76%) JSON
7 3 (4.76%) MDX
7 3 (4.76%) SOAP
7 3 (4.76%) Web Services
7 3 (4.76%) XML
8 2 (3.17%) Django
8 2 (3.17%) EJB
8 2 (3.17%) JDBC
8 2 (3.17%) JSP
8 2 (3.17%) Spring
8 2 (3.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Fintech
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) STB
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Windows
2 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
3 17 (26.98%) Linux
4 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.52%) Unix
7 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) Android
9 1 (1.59%) CentOS
9 1 (1.59%) Debian
9 1 (1.59%) Gentoo
9 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (17.46%) TDD
2 10 (15.87%) MVC
3 9 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.70%) DevOps
5 6 (9.52%) BDD
5 6 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.76%) High Availability
7 3 (4.76%) Mobile First
7 3 (4.76%) SDLC
7 3 (4.76%) Web Development
8 2 (3.17%) Information Security
8 2 (3.17%) Open Source
8 2 (3.17%) Product Management
8 2 (3.17%) Scrum
8 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) C#
1 13 (20.63%) SQL
2 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) Python
3 11 (17.46%) Java
4 7 (11.11%) Ruby
5 6 (9.52%) Go
5 6 (9.52%) Scala
6 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) PHP
7 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (6.35%) MCSA
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.17%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) HND
6 1 (1.59%) MCITP
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) RHCE
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.40%) Active Directory
3 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.52%) HDFS
4 6 (9.52%) vSphere
5 3 (4.76%) Docker
6 2 (3.17%) vCloud
6 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Ansible
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) Nagios
3 1 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.59%) yum
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) VMware
2 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.87%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) Cloudera
4 6 (9.52%) Hortonworks
5 5 (7.94%) AppDynamics
6 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.35%) EqualLogic
6 4 (6.35%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) Juniper
6 4 (6.35%) Splunk
6 4 (6.35%) Vyatta
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.17%) Avaya
8 2 (3.17%) EMC
8 2 (3.17%) Google
8 2 (3.17%) NetApp
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec
9 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
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