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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 86 179 204
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 185 79 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.42% 1.35% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.73% 19.04% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 150 74 39
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £65,000 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
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
583 415 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.76% 7.08% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 471 339 200
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,550 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Somerset +28 47 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Bristol +36 42 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Devon +32 36 £40,000 -11.11%
Gloucestershire +15 24 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Wiltshire +18 13 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Dorset +18 12 £41,250 -8.33% 6
Cornwall -7 10 £20,500 -36.92%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 180 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 165 (48.10%) .NET
3 159 (46.36%) SQL
3 159 (46.36%) C#
4 156 (45.48%) Amazon AWS
5 121 (35.28%) SQL Server
6 105 (30.61%) MVC
7 103 (30.03%) ASP.NET
8 85 (24.78%) HTML
9 84 (24.49%) JavaScript
10 76 (22.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 74 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
12 73 (21.28%) CSS
12 73 (21.28%) AngularJS
13 68 (19.83%) VMware
14 63 (18.37%) Active Directory
15 62 (18.08%) Oracle
16 60 (17.49%) Windows
17 59 (17.20%) Degree
17 59 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 55 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 54 (15.74%) Software Engineering
20 52 (15.16%) DevOps
21 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
22 49 (14.29%) PowerShell
23 48 (13.99%) TDD
24 46 (13.41%) ITIL
25 45 (13.12%) Web Development
26 43 (12.54%) MySQL
26 43 (12.54%) Java

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 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 20 (5.83%) Umbraco
3 16 (4.66%) Tomcat
4 15 (4.37%) CMS
4 15 (4.37%) IIS
5 14 (4.08%) JBoss
6 11 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (3.21%) OpenStack
7 10 (2.92%) Apache
8 9 (2.62%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (2.33%) MS Exchange
9 8 (2.33%) Skype for Business
10 7 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.75%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.46%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.46%) Jetty
12 5 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.17%) CoreMedia CMS
13 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.46%) MS Office
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 9 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.17%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.87%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.58%) FastStats
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 156 (45.48%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (12.24%) Office 365
3 37 (10.79%) IaaS
3 37 (10.79%) PaaS
4 27 (7.87%) SaaS
5 21 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (3.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (3.50%) GitHub
7 8 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.17%) Responsys
9 3 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.87%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.87%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.87%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.87%) Trello
10 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.04%) VPN
2 30 (8.75%) Firewall
3 21 (6.12%) SAN
4 18 (5.25%) VoIP
5 15 (4.37%) WAN
6 14 (4.08%) DNS
6 14 (4.08%) LAN
6 14 (4.08%) PBX
7 13 (3.79%) DHCP
8 9 (2.62%) NAS
9 8 (2.33%) Internet
10 4 (1.17%) Extranet
10 4 (1.17%) Intranet
10 4 (1.17%) SSL
11 3 (0.87%) Skype
11 3 (0.87%) VLAN
12 2 (0.58%) OSPF
12 2 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (35.28%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.54%) MySQL
3 40 (11.66%) NoSQL
4 31 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 30 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (5.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 20 (5.83%) DB2
7 15 (4.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (4.08%) Relational Database
9 13 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.92%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.92%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.75%) Big Data
13 6 (1.75%) Power BI
13 6 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (11.37%) Selenium
2 32 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 30 (8.75%) JIRA
3 30 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 27 (7.87%) TeamCity
5 26 (7.58%) SpecFlow
6 25 (7.29%) Jenkins
7 24 (7.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (6.12%) Bitbucket
9 19 (5.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 18 (5.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (4.96%) JUnit
11 17 (4.96%) WebDriver
12 12 (3.50%) Subversion
13 9 (2.62%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.75%) Moq
15 5 (1.46%) Maven
16 4 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
17 3 (0.87%) NUnit
17 3 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (8.16%) Finance
2 20 (5.83%) Publishing
2 20 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.08%) Banking
4 10 (2.92%) Retail
5 7 (2.04%) Marketing
6 6 (1.75%) Advertising
6 6 (1.75%) French Language
6 6 (1.75%) German Language
7 4 (1.17%) Electronics
8 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 170 (49.56%) Developer
2 77 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 70 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 52 (15.16%) Architect
5 48 (13.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (11.66%) Senior Developer
7 29 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (6.71%) Software Developer
9 22 (6.41%) Java Developer
10 21 (6.12%) Analyst
10 21 (6.12%) Support Analyst
11 19 (5.54%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.25%) Software Engineer
13 17 (4.96%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 16 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
14 16 (4.66%) Support Engineer
15 15 (4.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 14 (4.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
16 14 (4.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (48.10%) .NET
2 103 (30.03%) ASP.NET
3 85 (24.78%) HTML
4 76 (22.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 73 (21.28%) AngularJS
5 73 (21.28%) CSS
6 59 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 41 (11.95%) .NET Framework
8 39 (11.37%) Web Services
9 30 (8.75%) HTML5
10 23 (6.71%) Gherkin
10 23 (6.71%) jQuery
11 21 (6.12%) Entity Framework
11 21 (6.12%) Node.js
11 21 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (5.54%) CSS3
13 17 (4.96%) ActiveX
13 17 (4.96%) OpenLayers
13 17 (4.96%) XML
14 16 (4.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.91%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.83%) CMDB
4 18 (5.25%) Visualisation
5 17 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (4.08%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.50%) User Experience
8 11 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.21%) Replication
9 9 (2.62%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.75%) Clustering
11 6 (1.75%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.17%) Social Media
13 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.87%) EPoS
13 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
13 3 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.49%) Windows
2 29 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 19 (5.54%) Linux
4 16 (4.66%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.79%) Windows 10
6 12 (3.50%) Android
6 12 (3.50%) Windows 8
7 10 (2.92%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.87%) Unix
10 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) CentOS
12 1 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (30.61%) MVC
2 74 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (15.74%) Software Engineering
4 52 (15.16%) DevOps
5 48 (13.99%) TDD
6 46 (13.41%) ITIL
7 45 (13.12%) Web Development
8 38 (11.08%) Scrum
9 35 (10.20%) Presales
9 35 (10.20%) SDLC
10 34 (9.91%) Capacity Planning
11 32 (9.33%) Line Management
12 30 (8.75%) ITIL V3
12 30 (8.75%) PRINCE2
13 29 (8.45%) CRM
13 29 (8.45%) Project Management
13 29 (8.45%) Service Delivery
13 29 (8.45%) TOGAF
14 27 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (7.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 159 (46.36%) C#
1 159 (46.36%) SQL
2 84 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 49 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 43 (12.54%) Java
5 25 (7.29%) C++
6 17 (4.96%) PHP
7 13 (3.79%) Python
8 12 (3.50%) T-SQL
9 8 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 7 (2.04%) VB
11 6 (1.75%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.75%) Ruby
12 5 (1.46%) Go
12 5 (1.46%) Perl
13 4 (1.17%) Delphi
13 4 (1.17%) ES6
13 4 (1.17%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (17.20%) Degree
2 22 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.83%) ISEB
3 20 (5.83%) PMI Certification
3 20 (5.83%) PMP
4 11 (3.21%) MCSE
5 9 (2.62%) CCNA
5 9 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.04%) EMC Certification
7 5 (1.46%) A+ Certification
8 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.17%) MCP
8 4 (1.17%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.87%) MCITP
9 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.58%) MCSD
10 2 (0.58%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.29%) CCNP
11 1 (0.29%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.54%) QA
2 3 (0.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 55 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (7.58%) Docker
4 22 (6.41%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (5.54%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.46%) ISA Server
6 5 (1.46%) XenApp
7 4 (1.17%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.87%) Firmware
8 3 (0.87%) vSphere
9 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.29%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 36 (10.50%) Puppet
2 34 (9.91%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (5.83%) SCVMM
4 12 (3.50%) AirWatch
5 8 (2.33%) Ansible
6 6 (1.75%) Kibana
6 6 (1.75%) logstash
6 6 (1.75%) SCCM
7 5 (1.46%) Salt
8 4 (1.17%) SCOM
9 3 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.87%) MOM
9 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 180 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 68 (19.83%) VMware
3 62 (18.08%) Oracle
4 36 (10.50%) Cisco
5 34 (9.91%) Citrix
6 30 (8.75%) IBM
7 29 (8.45%) HP
8 27 (7.87%) EMC
9 21 (6.12%) Google
9 21 (6.12%) Juniper
10 20 (5.83%) AppDynamics
10 20 (5.83%) BMC
10 20 (5.83%) CheckPoint
10 20 (5.83%) NetApp
10 20 (5.83%) New Relic
11 16 (4.66%) Xamarin
12 15 (4.37%) Sitecore
13 14 (4.08%) WatchGuard
14 7 (2.04%) Software AG
15 6 (1.75%) Toshiba
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West
Colston Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Audi A1*
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgwater
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 20 days ago