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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 142 175 229
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +54
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 119 68 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.08% 1.13% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.42% 23.61% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 111 63 9
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
434 288 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.57% 4.80% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 398 237 145
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Bristol +32 65 £53,750 +26.47% 20
Dorset +15 16 £43,750 +2.94% 7
Gloucestershire +13 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Wiltshire -12 10 £47,500 +28.37% 3
Devon - 8 £37,250 - 4
Somerset -8 7 £45,000 +3.44% 5
Cornwall - 1 £17,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 168 (69.71%) .NET
2 146 (60.58%) C#
3 129 (53.53%) MVC
4 124 (51.45%) ASP.NET
5 122 (50.62%) Microsoft
6 116 (48.13%) Amazon AWS
7 110 (45.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (42.74%) JavaScript
9 99 (41.08%) SQL Server
9 99 (41.08%) SQL
10 87 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
11 85 (35.27%) HTML
12 71 (29.46%) CSS
13 66 (27.39%) Web Services
14 64 (26.56%) Windows
15 63 (26.14%) HTML5
16 57 (23.65%) jQuery
17 56 (23.24%) Android
18 54 (22.41%) Java
19 53 (21.99%) Apple iOS
20 52 (21.58%) TDD
21 51 (21.16%) Scrum
21 51 (21.16%) E-Commerce
22 48 (19.92%) Software Engineering
23 37 (15.35%) PHP
24 36 (14.94%) MySQL
25 35 (14.52%) NoSQL
26 33 (13.69%) Entity Framework
27 32 (13.28%) Active Directory
28 30 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 28 (11.62%) CMS
2 24 (9.96%) SharePoint
3 19 (7.88%) IIS
4 14 (5.81%) Apache
5 11 (4.56%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.56%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.15%) JBoss
6 10 (4.15%) nginx
7 9 (3.73%) Umbraco
8 8 (3.32%) Apache Solr
8 8 (3.32%) Apache Spark
8 8 (3.32%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.32%) EPiServer CMS
8 8 (3.32%) Jetty
8 8 (3.32%) Skype for Business
8 8 (3.32%) WebLogic
8 8 (3.32%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.90%) MS Exchange
9 7 (2.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 28 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (3.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 116 (48.13%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.64%) IaaS
3 15 (6.22%) PaaS
4 13 (5.39%) SaaS
5 12 (4.98%) Office 365
6 9 (3.73%) GitHub
7 8 (3.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.07%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.24%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.13%) Internet
2 13 (5.39%) LAN
3 12 (4.98%) WAN
4 10 (4.15%) Firewall
4 10 (4.15%) LDAP
5 6 (2.49%) SSL
6 5 (2.07%) DNS
6 5 (2.07%) SAN
6 5 (2.07%) VPN
7 4 (1.66%) Network Security
7 4 (1.66%) Skype
8 3 (1.24%) DHCP
8 3 (1.24%) HTTP
8 3 (1.24%) NAS
9 2 (0.83%) Extranet
9 2 (0.83%) Intranet
9 2 (0.83%) VoIP
9 2 (0.83%) Wireless
10 1 (0.41%) FTP
10 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (41.08%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.94%) MySQL
3 35 (14.52%) NoSQL
4 30 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (11.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (10.37%) MongoDB
7 23 (9.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (5.39%) Redis
9 13 (5.39%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (4.98%) RDBMS
10 12 (4.98%) Relational Database
10 12 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (3.32%) Big Data
11 8 (3.32%) Couchbase
11 8 (3.32%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.32%) Riak
12 6 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 30 (12.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.81%) Moq
3 13 (5.39%) Bitbucket
3 13 (5.39%) Cucumber
3 13 (5.39%) JIRA
3 13 (5.39%) NUnit
4 12 (4.98%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (4.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (4.98%) SpecFlow
5 9 (3.73%) Subversion
6 7 (2.90%) Gradle
7 5 (2.07%) Selenium
8 4 (1.66%) Hudson
8 4 (1.66%) JUnit
9 3 (1.24%) Ant
9 3 (1.24%) Maven
9 3 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.83%) Grunt
11 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (11.20%) Finance
2 24 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.64%) Back Office
4 14 (5.81%) Banking
5 10 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.73%) Advertising
6 9 (3.73%) Electronics
7 8 (3.32%) Marketing
7 8 (3.32%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Publishing
9 1 (0.41%) Local Government
9 1 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 126 (52.28%) Developer
2 82 (34.02%) .NET Developer
3 70 (29.05%) C# Developer
4 50 (20.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 31 (12.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 29 (12.03%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (8.30%) Web Developer
9 17 (7.05%) E-Commerce Engineer
9 17 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (7.05%) Software Engineer
10 16 (6.64%) C# Web Developer
10 16 (6.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Digital Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 11 (4.56%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 11 (4.56%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (69.71%) .NET
2 124 (51.45%) ASP.NET
3 110 (45.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (35.27%) HTML
5 71 (29.46%) CSS
6 66 (27.39%) Web Services
7 63 (26.14%) HTML5
8 57 (23.65%) jQuery
9 33 (13.69%) Entity Framework
10 29 (12.03%) .NET Framework
11 28 (11.62%) Backbone.js
12 25 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 24 (9.96%) CSS3
14 23 (9.54%) WCF
15 21 (8.71%) Ajax
16 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 17 (7.05%) AngularJS
18 16 (6.64%) XML
19 15 (6.22%) LINQ
20 14 (5.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.22%) Digital Media
3 12 (4.98%) Client/Server
3 12 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 11 (4.56%) User Experience
5 5 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.07%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.66%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.24%) Clustering
7 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.24%) FMCG
7 3 (1.24%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.83%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.83%) Replication
8 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 64 (26.56%) Windows
2 56 (23.24%) Android
3 53 (21.99%) Apple iOS
4 21 (8.71%) Windows Server
5 17 (7.05%) Linux
6 8 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.66%) Unix
9 3 (1.24%) VMS
9 3 (1.24%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.41%) CentOS
11 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (53.53%) MVC
2 87 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (21.58%) TDD
4 51 (21.16%) E-Commerce
4 51 (21.16%) Scrum
5 48 (19.92%) Software Engineering
6 29 (12.03%) DevOps
7 28 (11.62%) Android Development
7 28 (11.62%) iOS Development
8 24 (9.96%) Mentoring
9 22 (9.13%) Kanban
9 22 (9.13%) OO
10 18 (7.47%) ITIL
11 17 (7.05%) Automated Testing
12 15 (6.22%) BDD
12 15 (6.22%) CRM
12 15 (6.22%) UML
13 12 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (4.98%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.98%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 146 (60.58%) C#
2 103 (42.74%) JavaScript
3 99 (41.08%) SQL
4 54 (22.41%) Java
5 37 (15.35%) PHP
6 14 (5.81%) C++
6 14 (5.81%) VB
7 13 (5.39%) Ruby
7 13 (5.39%) VB.NET
8 12 (4.98%) Python
9 9 (3.73%) Perl
10 8 (3.32%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.32%) Go
10 8 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.90%) Delphi
11 7 (2.90%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.07%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.66%) Clojure
13 4 (1.66%) ES6
14 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.56%) Degree
2 11 (4.56%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (2.90%) MCPD
4 3 (1.24%) MCP
5 2 (0.83%) MCSD
5 2 (0.83%) MCSE
6 1 (0.41%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.41%) CCNA
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) MCITP
6 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (13.28%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.07%) XenApp
5 3 (1.24%) Docker
5 3 (1.24%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (3.32%) Ansible
1 8 (3.32%) Kibana
1 8 (3.32%) logstash
1 8 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (3.32%) Puppet
1 8 (3.32%) Salt
2 3 (1.24%) ZENworks
3 2 (0.83%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.83%) MOM
3 2 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.83%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 122 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.79%) EPiServer
3 22 (9.13%) VMware
4 17 (7.05%) Oracle
5 14 (5.81%) Citrix
6 13 (5.39%) Google
6 13 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (4.15%) Sitecore
8 8 (3.32%) SAP
9 7 (2.90%) Rackspace
10 5 (2.07%) Sun
11 4 (1.66%) Cisco
12 3 (1.24%) arcserve
12 3 (1.24%) HP
12 3 (1.24%) Symantec
13 2 (0.83%) IBM
13 2 (0.83%) Remedy
13 2 (0.83%) Veeam
14 1 (0.41%) Dell
14 1 (0.41%) WatchGuard
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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