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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 81 102 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.15% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.46% 10.53% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £32,000 £37,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £37,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,000 £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
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
79 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.97% 1.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 15 5
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £43,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
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 19 December 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 - 11 £32,000 - 3
Torfaen -4 2 £34,000 -8.10% 1
Microsoft Azure
Wales

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Welsh Language
4 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (48.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (40.00%) SQL
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (36.00%) Line Management
6 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
6 9 (36.00%) MVC
6 9 (36.00%) HTML5
6 9 (36.00%) IaaS
7 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 7 (28.00%) XML
8 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (28.00%) TDD
8 7 (28.00%) OOD
8 7 (28.00%) SaaS
8 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 6 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (24.00%) SCCM
9 6 (24.00%) PaaS
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (24.00%) NUnit
9 6 (24.00%) MSTest

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 2 (8.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) IaaS
2 7 (28.00%) SaaS
3 6 (24.00%) PaaS
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (12.00%) Office 365
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
1 6 (24.00%) VPN
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTP
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) VoIP
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) VPLS
2 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) NUnit
1 6 (24.00%) MSTest
1 6 (24.00%) Moq
General
1 13 (52.00%) Welsh Language
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 8 (32.00%) WCF
4 7 (28.00%) XML
5 6 (24.00%) WinForms
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (8.00%) Android
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) MVC
1 9 (36.00%) Line Management
1 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (28.00%) OOD
2 7 (28.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
3 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.00%) Product Management
5 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Network Design
6 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 4 (16.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) XenServer
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) KVM
4 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Google
3 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) McAfee
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
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