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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 105 189 216
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +27
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 155 62 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.77% 1.00% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.31% 16.40% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 138 53 22
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £33,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,100 £57,700
UK excluding London median 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
495 378 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.83% 6.12% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 446 297 151
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +45 69 £51,500 +37.33% 10
Gloucestershire +37 29 £42,500 - 3
Devon +21 17 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Somerset +4 12 £39,250 -1.87% 2
Cornwall - 12 £18,750 - 1
Dorset +17 11 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Wiltshire -1 4 £27,500 -27.63% 2
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 147 (54.24%) .NET
2 143 (52.77%) Microsoft
3 141 (52.03%) Amazon AWS
4 130 (47.97%) SQL
5 125 (46.13%) C#
6 107 (39.48%) SQL Server
7 104 (38.38%) ASP.NET
8 103 (38.01%) MVC
9 92 (33.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (29.89%) JavaScript
11 76 (28.04%) HTML
12 72 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
13 60 (22.14%) Java
14 59 (21.77%) CSS
14 59 (21.77%) Web Services
15 58 (21.40%) Windows
16 51 (18.82%) Software Engineering
17 50 (18.45%) Scrum
17 50 (18.45%) E-Commerce
18 48 (17.71%) MySQL
19 47 (17.34%) HTML5
20 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
21 45 (16.61%) VMware
22 43 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
23 42 (15.50%) NoSQL
24 40 (14.76%) AngularJS
25 39 (14.39%) Finance
26 38 (14.02%) TDD
27 37 (13.65%) MongoDB
27 37 (13.65%) Web Development

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 24 (8.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.17%) Node.js
3 12 (4.43%) IIS
3 12 (4.43%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.06%) Apache
4 11 (4.06%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.69%) JBoss
5 10 (3.69%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.95%) CMS
6 8 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (2.95%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.58%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.58%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.58%) Jetty
7 7 (2.58%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.58%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.58%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.85%) nginx
9 4 (1.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 31 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.48%) MS Office
3 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) GIMP
4 1 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.58%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 4 (1.48%) Eloqua
4 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.74%) FastStats
5 2 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 141 (52.03%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (11.07%) Office 365
3 19 (7.01%) IaaS
3 19 (7.01%) PaaS
4 17 (6.27%) SaaS
5 13 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (4.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.48%) GitHub
7 4 (1.48%) Responsys
8 3 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.86%) Firewall
2 18 (6.64%) Internet
3 16 (5.90%) VPN
4 14 (5.17%) WAN
5 13 (4.80%) LAN
5 13 (4.80%) VoIP
6 12 (4.43%) PBX
6 12 (4.43%) SAN
7 8 (2.95%) DNS
7 8 (2.95%) SSL
8 7 (2.58%) DHCP
9 6 (2.21%) NAS
10 5 (1.85%) LDAP
11 4 (1.48%) Skype
12 3 (1.11%) Extranet
12 3 (1.11%) Intranet
12 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
13 2 (0.74%) Network Security
13 2 (0.74%) OSPF
13 2 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (39.48%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.71%) MySQL
3 42 (15.50%) NoSQL
4 37 (13.65%) MongoDB
5 26 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (6.64%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (5.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (4.80%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (4.43%) DB2
12 12 (4.43%) Relational Database
13 11 (4.06%) Hadoop
13 11 (4.06%) Redis
14 9 (3.32%) RDBMS
15 7 (2.58%) Big Data
15 7 (2.58%) Couchbase
15 7 (2.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 21 (7.75%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.54%) JUnit
3 14 (5.17%) Subversion
4 10 (3.69%) Selenium
4 10 (3.69%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.32%) JIRA
6 8 (2.95%) Bitbucket
6 8 (2.95%) Moq
6 8 (2.95%) SpecFlow
7 7 (2.58%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.58%) NUnit
7 7 (2.58%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.85%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.48%) Gradle
9 4 (1.48%) Hudson
9 4 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.11%) Grunt
10 3 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 39 (14.39%) Finance
2 23 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.17%) Banking
4 12 (4.43%) Publishing
5 9 (3.32%) Marketing
6 8 (2.95%) Retail
7 6 (2.21%) Advertising
7 6 (2.21%) French Language
7 6 (2.21%) German Language
7 6 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.48%) Back Office
8 4 (1.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 126 (46.49%) Developer
2 65 (23.99%) .NET Developer
3 51 (18.82%) C# Developer
4 38 (14.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (12.18%) Architect
6 32 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 26 (9.59%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (8.12%) Java Developer
9 21 (7.75%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (7.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 17 (6.27%) Support Engineer
12 16 (5.90%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (5.54%) Analyst
13 15 (5.54%) Support Analyst
13 15 (5.54%) Web Developer
14 13 (4.80%) Senior C# Developer
15 12 (4.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
15 12 (4.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (54.24%) .NET
2 104 (38.38%) ASP.NET
3 92 (33.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (28.04%) HTML
5 59 (21.77%) CSS
5 59 (21.77%) Web Services
6 47 (17.34%) HTML5
7 43 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
8 40 (14.76%) AngularJS
9 33 (12.18%) .NET Framework
10 26 (9.59%) jQuery
11 25 (9.23%) CSS3
12 21 (7.75%) Entity Framework
13 19 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 18 (6.64%) XML
15 17 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 17 (6.27%) React
16 15 (5.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (4.06%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.54%) Digital Media
3 14 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.43%) CMDB
4 12 (4.43%) Data Protection Act
5 8 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (2.95%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.95%) User Experience
6 7 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 7 (2.58%) Replication
7 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.21%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.11%) Clustering
9 3 (1.11%) FMCG
9 3 (1.11%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (21.40%) Windows
2 34 (12.55%) Apple iOS
3 32 (11.81%) Android
4 17 (6.27%) Linux
5 16 (5.90%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.32%) Windows 10
6 9 (3.32%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.95%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.11%) Unix
10 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.01%) MVC
2 72 (26.57%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (18.82%) Software Engineering
4 50 (18.45%) E-Commerce
4 50 (18.45%) Scrum
5 38 (14.02%) TDD
6 37 (13.65%) Web Development
7 27 (9.96%) CRM
7 27 (9.96%) ITIL
7 27 (9.96%) Mentoring
8 26 (9.59%) DevOps
8 26 (9.59%) OO
9 24 (8.86%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (8.49%) Presales
11 20 (7.38%) Line Management
12 19 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (7.01%) Service Delivery
13 18 (6.64%) Data Modelling
13 18 (6.64%) Kanban
14 16 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 130 (47.97%) SQL
2 125 (46.13%) C#
3 81 (29.89%) JavaScript
4 60 (22.14%) Java
5 29 (10.70%) PHP
6 17 (6.27%) C++
7 14 (5.17%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.80%) PowerShell
9 12 (4.43%) VB
10 11 (4.06%) Python
11 8 (2.95%) Ruby
12 7 (2.58%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.58%) ES6
12 7 (2.58%) Go
12 7 (2.58%) Perl
13 6 (2.21%) Delphi
13 6 (2.21%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.48%) C
14 4 (1.48%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (11.81%) Degree
2 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.43%) ISEB
3 12 (4.43%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.43%) PMP
4 6 (2.21%) MCP
5 5 (1.85%) A+ Certification
5 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.48%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.11%) CCNA
7 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.11%) MCSE
8 2 (0.74%) MCITP
8 2 (0.74%) MCSD
9 1 (0.37%) CCNP
9 1 (0.37%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.37%) MCDST
9 1 (0.37%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
2 34 (12.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.85%) XenApp
5 4 (1.48%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.11%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.11%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.43%) SCVMM
2 9 (3.32%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.32%) Puppet
3 7 (2.58%) Ansible
3 7 (2.58%) Kibana
3 7 (2.58%) logstash
3 7 (2.58%) Salt
4 4 (1.48%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.48%) SCCM
5 3 (1.11%) MOM
5 3 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.11%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.74%) SCOM
7 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 143 (52.77%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.61%) VMware
3 35 (12.92%) Oracle
4 23 (8.49%) Citrix
5 18 (6.64%) Google
6 17 (6.27%) Cisco
7 16 (5.90%) HP
8 13 (4.80%) EMC
8 13 (4.80%) IBM
8 13 (4.80%) Sitecore
9 12 (4.43%) BMC
9 12 (4.43%) CheckPoint
9 12 (4.43%) Juniper
9 12 (4.43%) NetApp
9 12 (4.43%) WatchGuard
10 9 (3.32%) EPiServer
11 6 (2.21%) Rackspace
11 6 (2.21%) Toshiba
12 5 (1.85%) Remedy
13 3 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
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Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexitime & More
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Flexitime & More
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