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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 79 182 202
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 187 74 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.59% 1.22% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 17.09% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 153 67 40
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
561 433 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.77% 7.16% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 460 351 189
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 44 £51,500 +23.35% 8
Somerset +30 43 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Devon +16 34 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Gloucestershire +31 32 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cornwall - 13 £20,500 -
Wiltshire +22 12 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Dorset +15 9 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 174 (53.54%) Microsoft
2 161 (49.54%) SQL
3 157 (48.31%) .NET
4 155 (47.69%) Amazon AWS
5 147 (45.23%) C#
6 114 (35.08%) SQL Server
7 105 (32.31%) MVC
8 103 (31.69%) ASP.NET
9 91 (28.00%) HTML
10 88 (27.08%) JavaScript
11 79 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 73 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
13 71 (21.85%) CSS
14 69 (21.23%) AngularJS
15 65 (20.00%) VMware
16 61 (18.77%) Active Directory
17 59 (18.15%) Oracle
17 59 (18.15%) Windows
17 59 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 58 (17.85%) Degree
19 55 (16.92%) Software Engineering
20 54 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
21 50 (15.38%) DevOps
22 48 (14.77%) Web Services
23 47 (14.46%) ITIL
23 47 (14.46%) MS Excel
23 47 (14.46%) Java
24 46 (14.15%) TDD
24 46 (14.15%) MySQL
25 43 (13.23%) PowerShell

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 28 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.23%) Umbraco
3 13 (4.00%) CMS
4 12 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (3.69%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.38%) Apache
5 11 (3.38%) IIS
5 11 (3.38%) JBoss
6 9 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.46%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.46%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.85%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.23%) CoreMedia CMS
9 4 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.23%) Mule
9 4 (1.23%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.92%) Jetty
10 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) GIMP
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.31%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 10 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.23%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.92%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.62%) FastStats
5 1 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 155 (47.69%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (12.31%) Office 365
3 33 (10.15%) IaaS
3 33 (10.15%) PaaS
4 23 (7.08%) SaaS
5 20 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (2.77%) GitHub
8 7 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.23%) Responsys
10 3 (0.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.54%) Firewall
2 30 (9.23%) VPN
3 20 (6.15%) SAN
4 18 (5.54%) VoIP
5 16 (4.92%) WAN
6 15 (4.62%) LAN
7 14 (4.31%) PBX
8 13 (4.00%) DNS
9 12 (3.69%) DHCP
10 9 (2.77%) Internet
10 9 (2.77%) NAS
11 7 (2.15%) SSL
12 4 (1.23%) Extranet
12 4 (1.23%) Intranet
13 3 (0.92%) Skype
13 3 (0.92%) VLAN
14 2 (0.62%) Network Security
14 2 (0.62%) OSPF
14 2 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (35.08%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.15%) MySQL
3 37 (11.38%) NoSQL
4 28 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (8.31%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.85%) DB2
7 17 (5.23%) Relational Database
8 16 (4.92%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (4.00%) RDBMS
10 13 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.15%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
15 5 (1.54%) Power BI
16 3 (0.92%) Biml
Development Applications
1 42 (12.92%) Selenium
2 36 (11.08%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.23%) JIRA
4 26 (8.00%) SpecFlow
5 25 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 24 (7.38%) Jenkins
7 22 (6.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 22 (6.77%) Visual Studio
8 18 (5.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (5.54%) Bitbucket
9 17 (5.23%) WebDriver
10 16 (4.92%) JUnit
11 15 (4.62%) Subversion
11 15 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (2.77%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.54%) Moq
14 4 (1.23%) Gradle
14 4 (1.23%) Hudson
14 4 (1.23%) Maven
14 4 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (10.77%) Finance
2 19 (5.85%) Publishing
3 18 (5.54%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.62%) Banking
5 8 (2.46%) Retail
6 7 (2.15%) Marketing
7 6 (1.85%) Advertising
7 6 (1.85%) French Language
7 6 (1.85%) German Language
8 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 156 (48.00%) Developer
2 70 (21.54%) .NET Developer
3 68 (20.92%) C# Developer
4 47 (14.46%) Architect
5 45 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (11.08%) Senior Developer
7 28 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (7.38%) Java Developer
9 19 (5.85%) Analyst
9 19 (5.85%) Support Analyst
10 17 (5.23%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (4.92%) Support Engineer
12 15 (4.62%) Software Developer
13 14 (4.31%) 1st Line Support
13 14 (4.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 14 (4.31%) Service Analyst
13 14 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
13 14 (4.31%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (48.31%) .NET
2 103 (31.69%) ASP.NET
3 91 (28.00%) HTML
4 79 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 71 (21.85%) CSS
6 69 (21.23%) AngularJS
7 59 (18.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 48 (14.77%) Web Services
9 38 (11.69%) .NET Framework
9 38 (11.69%) HTML5
10 23 (7.08%) Gherkin
10 23 (7.08%) Node.js
11 22 (6.77%) jQuery
12 20 (6.15%) CSS3
12 20 (6.15%) Entity Framework
12 20 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (6.15%) XML
13 17 (5.23%) ActiveX
13 17 (5.23%) OpenLayers
14 15 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.46%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.85%) CMDB
4 18 (5.54%) Visualisation
5 14 (4.31%) Data Protection Act
6 13 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 13 (4.00%) User Experience
7 12 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (3.38%) Replication
9 9 (2.77%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.85%) Clustering
10 6 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.92%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.92%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (0.92%) Social Media
11 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.15%) Windows
2 25 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 19 (5.85%) Linux
4 17 (5.23%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.00%) Android
5 13 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 12 (3.69%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.92%) Unix
9 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.62%) CentOS
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.31%) Debian
11 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (32.31%) MVC
2 73 (22.46%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (16.92%) Software Engineering
4 50 (15.38%) DevOps
5 47 (14.46%) ITIL
6 46 (14.15%) TDD
7 39 (12.00%) Scrum
8 35 (10.77%) Web Development
9 33 (10.15%) Capacity Planning
9 33 (10.15%) CRM
9 33 (10.15%) Line Management
9 33 (10.15%) SDLC
10 32 (9.85%) E-Commerce
11 31 (9.54%) Presales
12 29 (8.92%) Service Delivery
13 28 (8.62%) ITIL V3
13 28 (8.62%) Project Management
14 27 (8.31%) PRINCE2
14 27 (8.31%) TOGAF
15 26 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 161 (49.54%) SQL
2 147 (45.23%) C#
3 88 (27.08%) JavaScript
4 47 (14.46%) Java
5 43 (13.23%) PowerShell
6 28 (8.62%) C++
7 19 (5.85%) PHP
8 13 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 10 (3.08%) VB
10 9 (2.77%) Python
11 7 (2.15%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.85%) Delphi
12 6 (1.85%) TypeScript
13 5 (1.54%) Ruby
14 4 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.23%) C
14 4 (1.23%) ES6
14 4 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.92%) Go
15 3 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (17.85%) Degree
2 25 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.85%) ISEB
3 19 (5.85%) PMI Certification
3 19 (5.85%) PMP
4 10 (3.08%) MCSE
5 8 (2.46%) CCNA
5 8 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.85%) EMC Certification
6 6 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.54%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.54%) MCP
8 4 (1.23%) MCSD
8 4 (1.23%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
10 2 (0.62%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.31%) MCDST
11 1 (0.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.54%) QA
2 3 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (18.77%) Active Directory
2 54 (16.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.46%) Docker
3 21 (6.46%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (6.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.85%) XenApp
6 5 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 4 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.92%) vSphere
9 1 (0.31%) Firmware
9 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (8.62%) Puppet
2 27 (8.31%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (5.85%) SCVMM
4 11 (3.38%) AirWatch
5 6 (1.85%) Ansible
5 6 (1.85%) SCCM
6 4 (1.23%) SCOM
7 3 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.92%) Kibana
7 3 (0.92%) logstash
7 3 (0.92%) MOM
7 3 (0.92%) Salt
7 3 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.62%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 174 (53.54%) Microsoft
2 65 (20.00%) VMware
3 59 (18.15%) Oracle
4 34 (10.46%) Cisco
4 34 (10.46%) Citrix
5 28 (8.62%) HP
5 28 (8.62%) IBM
6 25 (7.69%) EMC
7 20 (6.15%) AppDynamics
7 20 (6.15%) Juniper
7 20 (6.15%) New Relic
8 19 (5.85%) BMC
8 19 (5.85%) CheckPoint
8 19 (5.85%) Google
8 19 (5.85%) NetApp
9 17 (5.23%) Sitecore
10 14 (4.31%) WatchGuard
11 11 (3.38%) Xamarin
12 6 (1.85%) Rackspace
12 6 (1.85%) Software AG
Bristol, Avon
Rockfield
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, South West, England
REPL Group
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car, 6% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive +Audi A3*
Posted: 5 days ago
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Analyst Programmer x 2
Posted: 8 days ago
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Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Imperial Tobacco
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 19 days ago
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ELS Solutions
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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4Com Plc
Salary: Competitive + Audi A3*
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Frome
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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