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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 87 152 202
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 194 103 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.43% 1.76% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.55% 24.88% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 162 99 31
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
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
635 414 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.22% 7.09% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 526 335 187
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,400 £55,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +28 54 £50,750 -6.88% 12
Somerset +27 36 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Devon +32 35 £40,000 -8.57%
Gloucestershire +13 27 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Dorset +9 22 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wiltshire +9 12 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Cornwall -25 6 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 183 (53.04%) Microsoft
2 169 (48.99%) C#
2 169 (48.99%) .NET
3 153 (44.35%) SQL
4 151 (43.77%) Amazon AWS
5 119 (34.49%) SQL Server
6 103 (29.86%) MVC
7 98 (28.41%) ASP.NET
8 89 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
9 83 (24.06%) HTML
10 81 (23.48%) JavaScript
11 78 (22.61%) CSS
12 73 (21.16%) AngularJS
13 72 (20.87%) VMware
14 69 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 67 (19.42%) DevOps
16 63 (18.26%) Degree
17 61 (17.68%) Oracle
18 60 (17.39%) Windows
19 59 (17.10%) Active Directory
19 59 (17.10%) VMware Infrastructure
19 59 (17.10%) ASP.NET Web API
20 57 (16.52%) MS Excel
21 56 (16.23%) PowerShell
22 53 (15.36%) Web Development
23 49 (14.20%) Puppet
24 47 (13.62%) ITIL
25 46 (13.33%) TDD
26 45 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
27 44 (12.75%) IaaS

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 27 (7.83%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.96%) Umbraco
3 23 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 22 (6.38%) IIS
5 19 (5.51%) JBoss
6 15 (4.35%) CMS
6 15 (4.35%) OpenStack
7 12 (3.48%) Apache
8 11 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (2.61%) Apache Spark
10 9 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (2.03%) Apache Solr
11 7 (2.03%) Jetty
11 7 (2.03%) MS Exchange
11 7 (2.03%) WebLogic
11 7 (2.03%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.16%) CoreMedia CMS
13 4 (1.16%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 57 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.74%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Project
3 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) GIMP
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.29%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.16%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.16%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.58%) FastStats
4 1 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 151 (43.77%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (12.75%) IaaS
3 41 (11.88%) Office 365
4 40 (11.59%) PaaS
5 25 (7.25%) SaaS
6 22 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (5.51%) GitHub
8 13 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 10 (2.90%) Basecamp
9 10 (2.90%) Dropbox
9 10 (2.90%) Google Apps
9 10 (2.90%) Slack
9 10 (2.90%) Trello
10 9 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.16%) Responsys
13 3 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
14 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.70%) VPN
2 22 (6.38%) Firewall
3 21 (6.09%) SAN
4 19 (5.51%) DNS
5 17 (4.93%) DHCP
6 14 (4.06%) VoIP
7 12 (3.48%) WAN
8 11 (3.19%) PBX
9 10 (2.90%) LAN
10 7 (2.03%) Internet
10 7 (2.03%) NAS
11 3 (0.87%) Extranet
11 3 (0.87%) Intranet
11 3 (0.87%) SSL
11 3 (0.87%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.87%) VLAN
12 2 (0.58%) HTTP
12 2 (0.58%) OSPF
12 2 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (34.49%) SQL Server
2 39 (11.30%) NoSQL
3 38 (11.01%) MySQL
4 31 (8.99%) MongoDB
5 30 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (8.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 25 (7.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (4.93%) DB2
9 14 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (3.19%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (2.90%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.61%) Big Data
12 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.61%) SQL Server 2016
13 8 (2.32%) RDBMS
14 7 (2.03%) Couchbase
14 7 (2.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (11.30%) Selenium
1 39 (11.30%) Visual Studio
2 34 (9.86%) Jenkins
3 31 (8.99%) JIRA
4 30 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 30 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 29 (8.41%) Bitbucket
6 28 (8.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 23 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 22 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (4.64%) WebDriver
11 14 (4.06%) Subversion
12 11 (3.19%) JUnit
13 9 (2.61%) Maven
14 6 (1.74%) Cucumber
15 5 (1.45%) Moq
16 4 (1.16%) Ant
16 4 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
17 3 (0.87%) ERwin
General
1 22 (6.38%) Finance
1 22 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 17 (4.93%) Publishing
3 16 (4.64%) Banking
4 11 (3.19%) Marketing
5 10 (2.90%) Advertising
5 10 (2.90%) Electronics
6 9 (2.61%) Retail
7 6 (1.74%) French Language
7 6 (1.74%) German Language
8 5 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 172 (49.86%) Developer
2 83 (24.06%) .NET Developer
3 76 (22.03%) C# Developer
4 55 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (13.62%) Architect
6 35 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 29 (8.41%) Software Developer
8 26 (7.54%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (6.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (6.38%) DevOps Engineer
11 21 (6.09%) Analyst
12 20 (5.80%) Support Analyst
13 18 (5.22%) Java Developer
14 17 (4.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 15 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
15 15 (4.35%) Software Engineer
16 14 (4.06%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (4.06%) Web Developer
17 12 (3.48%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (48.99%) .NET
2 98 (28.41%) ASP.NET
3 83 (24.06%) HTML
4 78 (22.61%) CSS
5 73 (21.16%) AngularJS
6 69 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (17.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 43 (12.46%) .NET Framework
9 28 (8.12%) Web Services
10 22 (6.38%) jQuery
10 22 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 21 (6.09%) HTML5
12 20 (5.80%) Gherkin
13 19 (5.51%) Node.js
14 18 (5.22%) Entity Framework
15 17 (4.93%) SignalR
16 16 (4.64%) ActiveX
16 16 (4.64%) OpenLayers
16 16 (4.64%) WPF
17 15 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.57%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.93%) CMDB
4 16 (4.64%) Visualisation
5 14 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.06%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (3.48%) User Experience
7 11 (3.19%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (3.19%) Replication
8 10 (2.90%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.03%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.74%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.45%) Clustering
12 4 (1.16%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.16%) Social Media
12 4 (1.16%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.87%) EPoS
14 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.39%) Windows
2 37 (10.72%) Windows Server
3 26 (7.54%) Linux
4 13 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 12 (3.48%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.48%) Windows 8
6 10 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.61%) Android
7 9 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.45%) Unix
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Debian
10 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.29%) Fedora
11 1 (0.29%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (29.86%) MVC
2 89 (25.80%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (19.42%) DevOps
4 53 (15.36%) Web Development
5 47 (13.62%) ITIL
6 46 (13.33%) TDD
7 42 (12.17%) Scrum
7 42 (12.17%) Software Engineering
8 34 (9.86%) SDLC
9 33 (9.57%) Line Management
10 32 (9.28%) PRINCE2
11 31 (8.99%) Presales
12 30 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (8.70%) ITIL V3
12 30 (8.70%) TOGAF
13 29 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (8.41%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (7.83%) Project Management
15 26 (7.54%) ETL
15 26 (7.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 169 (48.99%) C#
2 153 (44.35%) SQL
3 81 (23.48%) JavaScript
4 56 (16.23%) PowerShell
5 32 (9.28%) Java
6 23 (6.67%) C++
7 18 (5.22%) Python
8 13 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 12 (3.48%) PHP
10 11 (3.19%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.19%) Perl
11 10 (2.90%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.74%) Go
12 6 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.87%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.87%) ES6
13 3 (0.87%) Groovy
13 3 (0.87%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.87%) Ruby
13 3 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (18.26%) Degree
2 25 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.22%) PMP
4 17 (4.93%) ISEB
4 17 (4.93%) PMI Certification
5 15 (4.35%) MCSE
6 10 (2.90%) CCNA
6 10 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.90%) EMC Certification
7 4 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.16%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.87%) MCP
9 2 (0.58%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.58%) MCITP
9 2 (0.58%) MCSD
9 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.29%) MCDST
10 1 (0.29%) PhD
10 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.22%) QA
2 4 (1.16%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (17.10%) Active Directory
1 59 (17.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.70%) Docker
3 19 (5.51%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (4.06%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.03%) Firmware
6 5 (1.45%) XenApp
7 4 (1.16%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.87%) vSphere
9 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.29%) KVM
10 1 (0.29%) RHEV
10 1 (0.29%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.29%) Squid
10 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 49 (14.20%) Puppet
2 45 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (5.22%) Ansible
4 17 (4.93%) SCVMM
5 14 (4.06%) AirWatch
6 9 (2.61%) Kibana
6 9 (2.61%) logstash
6 9 (2.61%) Salt
7 4 (1.16%) SCCM
8 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.58%) MOM
8 2 (0.58%) SCOM
8 2 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 183 (53.04%) Microsoft
2 72 (20.87%) VMware
3 61 (17.68%) Oracle
4 35 (10.14%) Cisco
5 34 (9.86%) Citrix
6 30 (8.70%) IBM
7 27 (7.83%) EMC
7 27 (7.83%) HP
8 25 (7.25%) Google
9 20 (5.80%) AppDynamics
9 20 (5.80%) New Relic
10 18 (5.22%) Juniper
11 17 (4.93%) BMC
11 17 (4.93%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.93%) NetApp
11 17 (4.93%) Xamarin
12 12 (3.48%) Sitecore
13 11 (3.19%) WatchGuard
14 10 (2.90%) Software AG
15 9 (2.61%) SaltStack
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Gold
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: +Audi A1*
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: £42,326 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath, Somerset
myBench Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Salary: £35,018 to £44,082 per annum, dependent upon knowledge, skills and experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Higher Education Statistics Agency
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £84000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago