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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England / South West
Rank 71 135 191
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +56
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 208 118 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.08% 2.04% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.81% 25.88% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 175 109 52
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,633 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £60,000 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
675 456 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.24% 7.88% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 581 415 244
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +28 113 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Somerset +23 35 £38,000 -10.05% 4
Devon +9 17 £52,500 +40.93% 3
Dorset +33 16 £41,250 -8.33% 7
Gloucestershire -10 13 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wiltshire +27 9 £46,500 +2.76% 5
Cornwall -4 4 £17,750 +4.41% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 218 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (51.15%) C#
3 194 (49.62%) .NET
4 178 (45.52%) Microsoft
5 176 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
6 149 (38.11%) SQL Server
7 123 (31.46%) ASP.NET
8 118 (30.18%) Scrum
8 118 (30.18%) SQL
9 117 (29.92%) MVC
10 114 (29.16%) TDD
11 101 (25.83%) JavaScript
12 100 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
12 100 (25.58%) AngularJS
13 90 (23.02%) MongoDB
14 88 (22.51%) NoSQL
15 84 (21.48%) Web Development
16 82 (20.97%) HTML
17 79 (20.20%) Oracle
18 76 (19.44%) Windows
19 75 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 71 (18.16%) Big Data
21 69 (17.65%) CSS
22 66 (16.88%) Java
22 66 (16.88%) React
23 65 (16.62%) Tomcat
24 63 (16.11%) Hadoop
25 60 (15.35%) Finance
26 59 (15.09%) Mentoring
27 57 (14.58%) MySQL

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 65 (16.62%) Tomcat
2 51 (13.04%) Apache Spark
3 48 (12.28%) Jetty
3 48 (12.28%) OpenStack
4 44 (11.25%) JBoss
5 40 (10.23%) WebLogic
5 40 (10.23%) WebSphere
6 39 (9.97%) Elasticsearch
7 34 (8.70%) Apache Solr
8 28 (7.16%) IIS
9 16 (4.09%) Apache
10 13 (3.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 12 (3.07%) SharePoint
12 11 (2.81%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (2.56%) CMS
14 9 (2.30%) MS Exchange
15 7 (1.79%) Umbraco
16 4 (1.02%) Skype for Business
17 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
17 3 (0.77%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (14.32%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 176 (45.01%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (8.95%) IaaS
3 33 (8.44%) PaaS
4 30 (7.67%) Office 365
5 28 (7.16%) SaaS
6 11 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.05%) GitHub
7 8 (2.05%) Slack
8 6 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
9 3 (0.77%) G Suite
10 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.51%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.51%) Dropbox
10 2 (0.51%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Trello
10 2 (0.51%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.12%) VPN
2 19 (4.86%) Internet
3 18 (4.60%) DNS
4 14 (3.58%) DHCP
5 12 (3.07%) Firewall
5 12 (3.07%) HTTP
6 11 (2.81%) SAN
7 8 (2.05%) Network Security
7 8 (2.05%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.53%) Skype
8 6 (1.53%) VoIP
9 5 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.02%) LAN
10 4 (1.02%) PBX
10 4 (1.02%) VLAN
10 4 (1.02%) WAN
11 3 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.51%) SMTP
12 2 (0.51%) SSL
12 2 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 90 (23.02%) MongoDB
3 88 (22.51%) NoSQL
4 71 (18.16%) Big Data
5 63 (16.11%) Hadoop
6 57 (14.58%) MySQL
7 51 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (12.28%) Redis
9 38 (9.72%) Couchbase
10 34 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (8.70%) Riak
11 22 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (4.35%) Power BI
12 17 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (4.09%) Relational Database
14 14 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
16 10 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (11.51%) Visual Studio
2 44 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (9.72%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.37%) Jenkins
5 20 (5.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 14 (3.58%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.32%) JIRA
8 12 (3.07%) Bitbucket
9 11 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.81%) Selenium
10 9 (2.30%) NUnit
11 8 (2.05%) Maven
12 7 (1.79%) MSTest
12 7 (1.79%) Subversion
12 7 (1.79%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.28%) Moq
14 4 (1.02%) Protractor
15 3 (0.77%) Bower
15 3 (0.77%) Grunt
15 3 (0.77%) NCrunch
General
1 60 (15.35%) Finance
2 42 (10.74%) Banking
3 39 (9.97%) Retail
4 20 (5.12%) Electronics
5 13 (3.32%) Marketing
6 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.30%) Games
8 6 (1.53%) Advertising
8 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.28%) Back Office
9 5 (1.28%) Publishing
10 2 (0.51%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 233 (59.59%) Developer
2 123 (31.46%) .NET Developer
3 86 (21.99%) C# Developer
4 70 (17.90%) Senior Developer
5 64 (16.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (12.02%) Java Developer
7 32 (8.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 32 (8.18%) Software Developer
8 28 (7.16%) Architect
9 21 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
9 21 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (5.12%) Senior C# Developer
11 16 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (4.09%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (3.84%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (3.84%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (3.58%) Azure Developer
13 14 (3.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 14 (3.58%) Software Engineer
14 13 (3.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (49.62%) .NET
2 123 (31.46%) ASP.NET
3 100 (25.58%) AngularJS
4 82 (20.97%) HTML
5 75 (19.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (17.65%) CSS
7 66 (16.88%) React
8 56 (14.32%) .NET Framework
9 50 (12.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 39 (9.97%) HTML5
11 38 (9.72%) Web Services
12 35 (8.95%) Elastic Stack
13 34 (8.70%) Lucene
14 31 (7.93%) RESTful
15 29 (7.42%) WCF
16 27 (6.91%) Entity Framework
17 26 (6.65%) jQuery
18 25 (6.39%) Node.js
19 24 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 24 (6.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.12%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.84%) Public Cloud
6 14 (3.58%) Internet of Things
7 13 (3.32%) User Experience
8 9 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.30%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.79%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.79%) Video on Demand
10 6 (1.53%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.28%) CMDB
11 5 (1.28%) Fintech
12 4 (1.02%) Replication
13 3 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.77%) Social Network
14 2 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 76 (19.44%) Windows
2 42 (10.74%) Windows Server
3 25 (6.39%) Android
3 25 (6.39%) Apple iOS
4 24 (6.14%) Linux
5 11 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.77%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.51%) CentOS
8 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (30.18%) Scrum
3 117 (29.92%) MVC
4 114 (29.16%) TDD
5 100 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (21.48%) Web Development
7 59 (15.09%) Mentoring
8 57 (14.58%) Kanban
9 53 (13.55%) SDLC
10 52 (13.30%) OO
11 41 (10.49%) Software Delivery
12 39 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (9.72%) Coaching
14 37 (9.46%) BDD
14 37 (9.46%) DevOps
15 35 (8.95%) Concurrent Programming
15 35 (8.95%) Multithreading
15 35 (8.95%) UML
16 34 (8.70%) DSDM
16 34 (8.70%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 200 (51.15%) C#
2 118 (30.18%) SQL
3 101 (25.83%) JavaScript
4 66 (16.88%) Java
5 48 (12.28%) PowerShell
6 35 (8.95%) Python
7 24 (6.14%) Bash Shell
7 24 (6.14%) Perl
8 21 (5.37%) Go
9 20 (5.12%) T-SQL
10 16 (4.09%) C
11 12 (3.07%) C++
11 12 (3.07%) Ruby
12 11 (2.81%) PHP
13 5 (1.28%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.77%) Delphi
14 3 (0.77%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 2 (0.51%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (9.46%) Degree
2 19 (4.86%) MCSE
2 19 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.58%) Security Cleared
4 12 (3.07%) CCNA
4 12 (3.07%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.30%) EMC Certification
6 6 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.53%) ISEB
7 5 (1.28%) MCP
7 5 (1.28%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.28%) PMP
8 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.77%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.51%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.51%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.51%) VCAP
10 2 (0.51%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.32%) ISO 14001
1 13 (3.32%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.02%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.09%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.84%) Firmware
5 9 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.79%) Docker
7 5 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.26%) vSphere
10 1 (0.26%) XenApp
10 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (14.58%) Puppet
2 53 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (12.79%) Ansible
4 35 (8.95%) Kibana
4 35 (8.95%) logstash
4 35 (8.95%) Salt
5 9 (2.30%) AirWatch
6 6 (1.53%) SCCM
7 5 (1.28%) SCOM
7 5 (1.28%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.77%) HockeyApp
9 2 (0.51%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.51%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.26%) Graphite
10 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.26%) Nagios
10 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.26%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 178 (45.52%) Microsoft
2 79 (20.20%) Oracle
3 41 (10.49%) VMware
4 23 (5.88%) Citrix
5 20 (5.12%) Cisco
6 19 (4.86%) Xamarin
7 15 (3.84%) EMC
7 15 (3.84%) IBM
8 10 (2.56%) Google
9 9 (2.30%) Software AG
10 8 (2.05%) Juniper
11 7 (1.79%) HP
11 7 (1.79%) SAP
11 7 (1.79%) Tableau
12 6 (1.53%) NetApp
13 5 (1.28%) BMC
13 5 (1.28%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.02%) WatchGuard
15 3 (0.77%) Draytek
15 3 (0.77%) Rackspace
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Flexi time, 20% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified to £60000 + variable + car alowance + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: excellent holidays and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent bens package!
Posted: 4 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
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Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Software Solved
Salary: From £23,000 to £42,000 per annum Training allowance to gain Microsoft
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Exeter
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
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Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
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Bournemouth
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits + Bonus
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Bristol
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Posted: 15 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago