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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 74 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.12% 0.084% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.00% 2.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £36,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
Wales

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
75 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.97% 2.87% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 8
Average salary £35,000 £54,125 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.33% -1.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 5 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 4 £36,000 -
Newport +16 1 £37,500 +38.88% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £40,000 -
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (86.96%) C#
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
3 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
4 16 (69.57%) HTML5
5 14 (60.87%) OOD
5 14 (60.87%) WCF
6 13 (56.52%) XML
6 13 (56.52%) SQL
6 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (52.17%) IaaS
7 12 (52.17%) PaaS
7 12 (52.17%) Windows
7 12 (52.17%) OO
7 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
7 12 (52.17%) WinForms
7 12 (52.17%) TDD
7 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
8 10 (43.48%) NUnit
8 10 (43.48%) Product Management
8 10 (43.48%) Moq
8 10 (43.48%) MSTest
9 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
9 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
9 7 (30.43%) Android
9 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (21.74%) Umbraco
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) IaaS
1 12 (52.17%) PaaS
2 4 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) NUnit
1 10 (43.48%) Moq
1 10 (43.48%) MSTest
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) HTML5
3 14 (60.87%) WCF
4 13 (56.52%) XML
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (52.17%) WinForms
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
6 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) SignalR
7 4 (17.39%) REST
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
9 2 (8.70%) Lucene
10 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.35%) Sass
10 1 (4.35%) LESS
10 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
2 7 (30.43%) Android
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Phone
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) CentOS
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) OOD
3 12 (52.17%) OO
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) Product Management
5 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
6 6 (26.09%) Android Development
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
9 3 (13.04%) SOA
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
10 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
11 1 (4.35%) Scrum
11 1 (4.35%) Network Design
11 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.04%) XAML
4 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenServer
3 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Google
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 2 (8.70%) Xamarin
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