The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 96 135 222
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +87
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 176 124 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.11% 2.08% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.21% 29.38% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 155 122 21
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Microsoft Azure
England

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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
624 422 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.03% 7.08% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 540 366 191
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 the South West

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in the South West

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in the South West

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +36 66 £48,750 -11.36% 11
Gloucestershire +19 32 £41,250 -13.15% 1
Dorset +5 24 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Somerset +9 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Devon +21 21 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Wiltshire -11 5 £43,750 +13.63% 1
Cornwall -30 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 190 (52.34%) C#
2 188 (51.79%) .NET
2 188 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 161 (44.35%) Amazon AWS
4 152 (41.87%) SQL
5 124 (34.16%) SQL Server
6 116 (31.96%) MVC
7 115 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (30.03%) ASP.NET
9 88 (24.24%) JavaScript
10 84 (23.14%) HTML
11 82 (22.59%) CSS
12 80 (22.04%) DevOps
13 78 (21.49%) AngularJS
14 76 (20.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 73 (20.11%) Windows
16 67 (18.46%) VMware
17 64 (17.63%) ASP.NET Web API
18 63 (17.36%) MS Excel
19 62 (17.08%) Oracle
20 60 (16.53%) Web Development
21 59 (16.25%) PowerShell
21 59 (16.25%) Puppet
22 58 (15.98%) Degree
23 57 (15.70%) Active Directory
24 56 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
25 55 (15.15%) Scrum
25 55 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
26 51 (14.05%) TDD
26 51 (14.05%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 30 (8.26%) Tomcat
2 29 (7.99%) IIS
3 25 (6.89%) JBoss
3 25 (6.89%) Umbraco
4 24 (6.61%) SharePoint
5 19 (5.23%) OpenStack
6 15 (4.13%) Apache Spark
7 14 (3.86%) Apache
7 14 (3.86%) CMS
7 14 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.75%) Apache Solr
9 10 (2.75%) Jetty
9 10 (2.75%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.75%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (2.20%) MS Exchange
11 8 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.10%) CoreMedia CMS
13 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (17.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.55%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.28%) HipChat
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 5 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.10%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) FastStats
4 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 161 (44.35%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (12.67%) IaaS
3 43 (11.85%) PaaS
4 36 (9.92%) Office 365
5 22 (6.06%) SaaS
6 21 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (5.51%) GitHub
8 13 (3.58%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (3.31%) Google Apps
10 11 (3.03%) Basecamp
10 11 (3.03%) Dropbox
10 11 (3.03%) Slack
10 11 (3.03%) Trello
11 5 (1.38%) Azure Machine Learning
11 5 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.10%) Responsys
13 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.55%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.71%) VPN
2 24 (6.61%) DNS
3 19 (5.23%) DHCP
3 19 (5.23%) SAN
4 18 (4.96%) Firewall
5 10 (2.75%) Internet
5 10 (2.75%) VoIP
6 9 (2.48%) WAN
7 8 (2.20%) LAN
8 7 (1.93%) PBX
9 6 (1.65%) NAS
10 5 (1.38%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.10%) SSL
12 3 (0.83%) HTTP
12 3 (0.83%) VLAN
13 2 (0.55%) Extranet
13 2 (0.55%) Intranet
13 2 (0.55%) Network Security
13 2 (0.55%) OSPF
13 2 (0.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (34.16%) SQL Server
2 37 (10.19%) MongoDB
2 37 (10.19%) NoSQL
3 35 (9.64%) MySQL
4 32 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 27 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (7.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (4.96%) Hadoop
8 16 (4.41%) Big Data
9 15 (4.13%) Relational Database
10 14 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (3.58%) DB2
11 13 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (3.03%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (2.75%) Couchbase
14 10 (2.75%) Redis
14 10 (2.75%) Riak
14 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (12.67%) Visual Studio
2 43 (11.85%) Jenkins
3 39 (10.74%) Selenium
4 35 (9.64%) Git (software)
5 32 (8.82%) JIRA
6 31 (8.54%) TeamCity
7 30 (8.26%) Bitbucket
8 29 (7.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 28 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 23 (6.34%) SpecFlow
11 20 (5.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (4.13%) Subversion
12 15 (4.13%) WebDriver
13 10 (2.75%) Maven
14 7 (1.93%) JUnit
15 6 (1.65%) Cucumber
16 5 (1.38%) Ant
16 5 (1.38%) Moq
16 5 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
17 3 (0.83%) ERwin
General
1 27 (7.44%) Finance
2 22 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.79%) Banking
4 14 (3.86%) Advertising
4 14 (3.86%) Marketing
5 13 (3.58%) Electronics
5 13 (3.58%) Publishing
6 11 (3.03%) Retail
7 6 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.38%) Back Office
9 4 (1.10%) French Language
9 4 (1.10%) German Language
10 2 (0.55%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 187 (51.52%) Developer
2 96 (26.45%) .NET Developer
3 83 (22.87%) C# Developer
4 57 (15.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (12.40%) Architect
6 38 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 31 (8.54%) Software Developer
8 26 (7.16%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (6.89%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (5.51%) Analyst
12 20 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 19 (5.23%) Support Analyst
14 17 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (4.68%) Web Developer
15 16 (4.41%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (3.86%) Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (3.86%) Java Developer
16 14 (3.86%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (51.79%) .NET
2 109 (30.03%) ASP.NET
3 84 (23.14%) HTML
4 82 (22.59%) CSS
5 78 (21.49%) AngularJS
6 76 (20.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (17.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 51 (14.05%) .NET Framework
9 28 (7.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (7.44%) Web Services
11 25 (6.89%) jQuery
12 24 (6.61%) Entity Framework
13 23 (6.34%) HTML5
14 20 (5.51%) Gherkin
14 20 (5.51%) Node.js
15 18 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 18 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 17 (4.68%) React
16 17 (4.68%) WPF
16 17 (4.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.23%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.96%) Visualisation
4 17 (4.68%) Public Cloud
5 16 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (3.58%) CMDB
8 12 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 12 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (3.03%) Replication
9 11 (3.03%) User Experience
10 9 (2.48%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (1.65%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.38%) Fat Client
13 5 (1.38%) Thin Client
14 4 (1.10%) Clustering
14 4 (1.10%) Social Media
14 4 (1.10%) Statistics
15 3 (0.83%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 73 (20.11%) Windows
2 41 (11.29%) Windows Server
3 35 (9.64%) Linux
4 14 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.31%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.48%) Android
7 9 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.48%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.38%) Unix
10 4 (1.10%) CentOS
11 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.55%) Debian
13 1 (0.28%) Fedora
13 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (31.96%) MVC
2 115 (31.68%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (22.04%) DevOps
4 60 (16.53%) Web Development
5 55 (15.15%) Scrum
6 51 (14.05%) TDD
7 44 (12.12%) ITIL
8 40 (11.02%) SDLC
9 38 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (9.92%) Software Engineering
11 35 (9.64%) Line Management
12 30 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (8.26%) PRINCE2
13 29 (7.99%) Mentoring
14 28 (7.71%) ITIL V3
14 28 (7.71%) TOGAF
15 26 (7.16%) ETL
16 25 (6.89%) Kanban
16 25 (6.89%) OO
16 25 (6.89%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 190 (52.34%) C#
2 152 (41.87%) SQL
3 88 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 59 (16.25%) PowerShell
5 28 (7.71%) Java
6 23 (6.34%) Python
7 22 (6.06%) C++
8 15 (4.13%) Bash Shell
9 13 (3.58%) Perl
10 12 (3.31%) PHP
11 10 (2.75%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.75%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.20%) Go
13 6 (1.65%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.38%) Ruby
15 3 (0.83%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.83%) Groovy
15 3 (0.83%) VC++
16 2 (0.55%) ES6
16 2 (0.55%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (15.98%) Degree
2 26 (7.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.96%) MCSE
4 14 (3.86%) PMP
5 13 (3.58%) ISEB
5 13 (3.58%) PMI Certification
6 12 (3.31%) CCNA
6 12 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (3.31%) EMC Certification
7 8 (2.20%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.55%) MCP
10 2 (0.55%) MCSD
11 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.28%) MCITP
11 1 (0.28%) PhD
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.68%) QA
2 6 (1.65%) ISO 14001
2 6 (1.65%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 56 (15.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (9.92%) Docker
4 16 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (3.86%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.75%) Firmware
7 5 (1.38%) XenApp
8 3 (0.83%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.83%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.55%) vSphere
10 1 (0.28%) KVM
10 1 (0.28%) RHEV
10 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.28%) Squid
10 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 59 (16.25%) Puppet
2 55 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (6.89%) Ansible
4 15 (4.13%) AirWatch
5 13 (3.58%) Kibana
5 13 (3.58%) logstash
5 13 (3.58%) Salt
5 13 (3.58%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.10%) SCCM
7 3 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.55%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.55%) SCOM
9 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.28%) Grafana
9 1 (0.28%) Graphite
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.28%) MOM
9 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 188 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.46%) VMware
3 62 (17.08%) Oracle
4 32 (8.82%) Cisco
4 32 (8.82%) Citrix
5 28 (7.71%) IBM
6 25 (6.89%) EMC
6 25 (6.89%) Google
7 23 (6.34%) HP
8 21 (5.79%) Xamarin
9 20 (5.51%) AppDynamics
9 20 (5.51%) New Relic
10 14 (3.86%) Juniper
10 14 (3.86%) Sitecore
11 13 (3.58%) BMC
11 13 (3.58%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.58%) NetApp
12 12 (3.31%) Software AG
13 11 (3.03%) SaltStack
14 7 (1.93%) WatchGuard
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