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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 172 209 212
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 67 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.46% 13.61% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 63 25 13
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
363 191 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.26% 3.17% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 303 152 127
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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 +11 32 £45,000 -16.66% 11
Devon - 11 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire +4 9 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Dorset +4 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Somerset +18 5 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Gloucestershire -9 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 71 (56.80%) .NET
2 62 (49.60%) C#
3 58 (46.40%) Microsoft
4 57 (45.60%) ASP.NET
5 48 (38.40%) MVC
6 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
7 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
8 39 (31.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (28.80%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (25.60%) Windows
12 31 (24.80%) SQL
13 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
14 26 (20.80%) SDLC
15 22 (17.60%) .NET Framework
16 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
16 21 (16.80%) Office 365
17 20 (16.00%) SharePoint
18 19 (15.20%) MS Exchange
18 19 (15.20%) HTML
18 19 (15.20%) Java
18 19 (15.20%) jQuery
18 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
19 18 (14.40%) OO
19 18 (14.40%) Scrum
20 17 (13.60%) CSS
20 17 (13.60%) VMware
21 16 (12.80%) E-Commerce
22 15 (12.00%) Hyper-V
23 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 20 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 19 (15.20%) MS Exchange
3 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.00%) Lync
5 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.20%) IIS
6 6 (4.80%) Umbraco
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Pig
7 5 (4.00%) Node.js
7 5 (4.00%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.40%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (28.80%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.80%) Office 365
3 10 (8.00%) SaaS
4 6 (4.80%) IaaS
4 6 (4.80%) PaaS
5 4 (3.20%) Google App Engine
5 4 (3.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.80%) Route 53
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.00%) SAN
2 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (3.20%) VPN
4 4 (3.20%) DNS
5 3 (2.40%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.60%) SSL
6 2 (1.60%) LAN
6 2 (1.60%) WAN
6 2 (1.60%) DHCP
6 2 (1.60%) HTTP
6 2 (1.60%) IPsec
6 2 (1.60%) Firewall
6 2 (1.60%) Network Security
7 1 (0.80%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.80%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.80%) Wireless
7 1 (0.80%) SNMP
7 1 (0.80%) VoIP
7 1 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.80%) Big Data
4 5 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 5 (4.00%) Sqoop
5 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.40%) Redis
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.80%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.40%) JIRA
5 7 (5.60%) Selenium
5 7 (5.60%) Subversion
5 7 (5.60%) Maven
6 5 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.00%) Bitbucket
6 5 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.20%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.40%) Gradle
8 3 (2.40%) FishEye
8 3 (2.40%) Ant
9 2 (1.60%) NUnit
9 2 (1.60%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.60%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.80%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.80%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.80%) Grunt
General
1 13 (10.40%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Retail
3 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Legal
5 4 (3.20%) Advertising
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.40%) Electronics
7 2 (1.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Local Government
8 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 63 (50.40%) Developer
2 35 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.40%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (11.20%) Architect
6 12 (9.60%) Consultant
6 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.80%) AWS Developer
8 10 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Consultant
11 6 (4.80%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 6 (4.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (4.00%) Lead Developer
12 5 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 4 (3.20%) Project Manager
13 4 (3.20%) Software Engineer
13 4 (3.20%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (56.80%) .NET
2 57 (45.60%) ASP.NET
3 39 (31.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (17.60%) .NET Framework
5 19 (15.20%) HTML
5 19 (15.20%) jQuery
6 17 (13.60%) CSS
7 10 (8.00%) MSMQ
7 10 (8.00%) SOAP
7 10 (8.00%) Web Services
7 10 (8.00%) WCF
7 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (7.20%) Entity Framework
8 9 (7.20%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.60%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (4.80%) REST
11 5 (4.00%) ActiveX
12 4 (3.20%) XML
12 4 (3.20%) WinForms
12 4 (3.20%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.00%) IVR
1 5 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.20%) VLE
2 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.20%) Private Cloud
2 4 (3.20%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.40%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (2.40%) DTV
3 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.60%) EMV
5 1 (0.80%) iPad
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) BYOD
5 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.80%) iPhone
5 1 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (6.40%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) UNIX
4 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.20%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.20%) Android
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.40%) MVC
2 38 (30.40%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (20.80%) SDLC
4 18 (14.40%) OO
4 18 (14.40%) Scrum
5 16 (12.80%) E-Commerce
6 14 (11.20%) TDD
6 14 (11.20%) Software Engineering
7 13 (10.40%) OOD
8 12 (9.60%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.00%) CRM
9 10 (8.00%) ITIL
9 10 (8.00%) BDD
10 9 (7.20%) Project Management
10 9 (7.20%) Migration
11 8 (6.40%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (4.00%) ITIL V3
13 5 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.60%) C#
2 44 (35.20%) JavaScript
3 31 (24.80%) SQL
4 19 (15.20%) Java
5 13 (10.40%) Python
6 12 (9.60%) C++
7 5 (4.00%) R
8 4 (3.20%) Perl
8 4 (3.20%) Groovy
8 4 (3.20%) Clojure
8 4 (3.20%) Bourne shell
8 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.80%) Scala
10 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (6.40%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.60%) MCSE
2 7 (5.60%) MCSA
3 6 (4.80%) Degree
4 5 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) MCPD
5 1 (0.80%) MCTS
5 1 (0.80%) MCAD
5 1 (0.80%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.80%) vSphere
5 5 (4.00%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.60%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.60%) Docker
6 2 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) SCCM
2 11 (8.80%) SCOM
3 6 (4.80%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.00%) Windows Intune
4 5 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 5 (4.00%) Nagios
5 4 (3.20%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.20%) Vagrant
5 4 (3.20%) Ansible
5 4 (3.20%) Puppet
6 3 (2.40%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.40%) SCSM
7 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 58 (46.40%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.60%) VMware
3 11 (8.80%) Oracle
4 6 (4.80%) Symantec
5 4 (3.20%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.40%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.40%) Dell
6 3 (2.40%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) Citrix
7 2 (1.60%) Apple
8 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.80%) Facebook
8 1 (0.80%) Twitter
8 1 (0.80%) Dell KACE
8 1 (0.80%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.80%) SonicWALL
8 1 (0.80%) Draytek
8 1 (0.80%) Google
8 1 (0.80%) Wyse
8 1 (0.80%) BT
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