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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 100 178 213
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +35
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 151 66 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.87% 1.14% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.72% 16.42% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 133 62 20
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,479 £31,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,750 £58,200
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
476 402 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.05% 6.93% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 421 334 162
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%

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 26 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 26 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 +33 57 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Gloucestershire +27 33 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Devon +12 18 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Somerset +9 18 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Cornwall - 12 £20,500 - 1
Dorset +9 7 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire 0 5 £35,000 +6.87% 3
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 145 (53.51%) Microsoft
2 137 (50.55%) .NET
3 134 (49.45%) SQL
4 132 (48.71%) Amazon AWS
5 124 (45.76%) C#
6 99 (36.53%) MVC
7 97 (35.79%) SQL Server
8 95 (35.06%) ASP.NET
9 82 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (28.78%) HTML
11 76 (28.04%) JavaScript
12 63 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (21.77%) CSS
14 53 (19.56%) Java
14 53 (19.56%) Windows
15 52 (19.19%) AngularJS
16 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
17 50 (18.45%) VMware
18 48 (17.71%) Web Services
19 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
20 45 (16.61%) Software Engineering
21 43 (15.87%) Scrum
22 42 (15.50%) MySQL
22 42 (15.50%) Oracle
22 42 (15.50%) HTML5
23 41 (15.13%) Degree
24 40 (14.76%) E-Commerce
25 39 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
26 38 (14.02%) TDD
27 37 (13.65%) MS Excel

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 18 (6.64%) Node.js
3 14 (5.17%) Umbraco
4 10 (3.69%) Apache
4 10 (3.69%) IIS
5 9 (3.32%) Skype for Business
5 9 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.95%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.95%) JBoss
7 7 (2.58%) MS Exchange
7 7 (2.58%) OpenStack
8 6 (2.21%) CMS
9 5 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.48%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.48%) CoreMedia CMS
10 4 (1.48%) Jetty
10 4 (1.48%) Mule
10 4 (1.48%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.48%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (13.65%) 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 4 (1.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.48%) Eloqua
2 4 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.74%) FastStats
5 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 132 (48.71%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.18%) Office 365
3 23 (8.49%) IaaS
3 23 (8.49%) PaaS
4 17 (6.27%) SaaS
5 14 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.48%) GitHub
8 4 (1.48%) Responsys
9 3 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.59%) Firewall
2 19 (7.01%) VPN
3 15 (5.54%) VoIP
4 14 (5.17%) PBX
5 13 (4.80%) SAN
5 13 (4.80%) WAN
6 12 (4.43%) LAN
7 11 (4.06%) Internet
8 8 (2.95%) SSL
9 7 (2.58%) DHCP
9 7 (2.58%) DNS
9 7 (2.58%) NAS
10 3 (1.11%) Extranet
10 3 (1.11%) Intranet
10 3 (1.11%) LDAP
10 3 (1.11%) Skype
11 2 (0.74%) Network Security
11 2 (0.74%) OSPF
11 2 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.50%) MySQL
3 34 (12.55%) NoSQL
4 31 (11.44%) MongoDB
5 24 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (6.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (4.80%) DB2
8 13 (4.80%) Relational Database
9 12 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (3.69%) RDBMS
11 10 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (2.95%) Hadoop
13 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (1.85%) Power BI
14 5 (1.85%) Redis
15 4 (1.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.12%) Selenium
3 16 (5.90%) Subversion
4 15 (5.54%) JUnit
4 15 (5.54%) SpecFlow
5 14 (5.17%) JIRA
6 12 (4.43%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.43%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.43%) Visual Studio
7 11 (4.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (4.06%) Bitbucket
8 10 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.69%) WebDriver
9 9 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.21%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.85%) Moq
12 4 (1.48%) Gradle
12 4 (1.48%) Hudson
12 4 (1.48%) Maven
12 4 (1.48%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 36 (13.28%) Finance
2 20 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.80%) Publishing
4 12 (4.43%) Banking
5 9 (3.32%) Marketing
6 6 (2.21%) French Language
6 6 (2.21%) German Language
7 5 (1.85%) Advertising
7 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.85%) Retail
8 4 (1.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 134 (49.45%) Developer
2 62 (22.88%) .NET Developer
3 55 (20.30%) C# Developer
4 37 (13.65%) Architect
4 37 (13.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (11.44%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.49%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (8.12%) Java Developer
8 18 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (6.64%) Support Engineer
9 17 (6.27%) Analyst
9 17 (6.27%) Support Analyst
10 16 (5.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (5.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
11 14 (5.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.17%) Service Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
11 14 (5.17%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (50.55%) .NET
2 95 (35.06%) ASP.NET
3 82 (30.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (28.78%) HTML
5 59 (21.77%) CSS
6 52 (19.19%) AngularJS
7 51 (18.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 48 (17.71%) Web Services
9 42 (15.50%) HTML5
10 34 (12.55%) .NET Framework
11 23 (8.49%) CSS3
12 21 (7.75%) XML
13 19 (7.01%) jQuery
14 18 (6.64%) Entity Framework
15 16 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 15 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 15 (5.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (4.80%) React
18 12 (4.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 12 (4.43%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.54%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (4.80%) CMDB
5 12 (4.43%) Digital Media
6 11 (4.06%) Visualisation
7 10 (3.69%) User Experience
8 9 (3.32%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (2.95%) Public Cloud
10 7 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.58%) Replication
11 4 (1.48%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.11%) Clustering
12 3 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (1.11%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.74%) EqualLogic
13 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.56%) Windows
2 24 (8.86%) Apple iOS
3 20 (7.38%) Android
4 16 (5.90%) Linux
5 15 (5.54%) Windows Server
6 12 (4.43%) Windows 10
7 11 (4.06%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.69%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.11%) Unix
9 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.74%) CentOS
10 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) Debian
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (36.53%) MVC
2 63 (23.25%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (16.61%) Software Engineering
4 43 (15.87%) Scrum
5 40 (14.76%) E-Commerce
6 38 (14.02%) TDD
7 36 (13.28%) Web Development
8 33 (12.18%) DevOps
9 29 (10.70%) ITIL
10 28 (10.33%) CRM
11 27 (9.96%) Capacity Planning
12 25 (9.23%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.86%) Presales
14 22 (8.12%) Line Management
14 22 (8.12%) OO
15 20 (7.38%) ETL
15 20 (7.38%) Service Delivery
16 19 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (6.27%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 134 (49.45%) SQL
2 124 (45.76%) C#
3 76 (28.04%) JavaScript
4 53 (19.56%) Java
5 25 (9.23%) PowerShell
6 24 (8.86%) PHP
7 22 (8.12%) C++
8 14 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.06%) VB
10 10 (3.69%) Python
11 6 (2.21%) Delphi
11 6 (2.21%) ES6
11 6 (2.21%) Ruby
11 6 (2.21%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.85%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.48%) C
13 4 (1.48%) Go
13 4 (1.48%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.48%) Perl
14 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (15.13%) Degree
2 16 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.80%) ISEB
3 13 (4.80%) PMI Certification
3 13 (4.80%) PMP
4 5 (1.85%) A+ Certification
4 5 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.85%) MCP
5 4 (1.48%) CCNA
5 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.48%) MCSE
5 4 (1.48%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.74%) EMC Certification
7 2 (0.74%) MCITP
7 2 (0.74%) MCSD
8 1 (0.37%) CCNP
8 1 (0.37%) MCDST
8 1 (0.37%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.06%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (16.97%) Active Directory
2 39 (14.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (5.54%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.32%) Docker
5 5 (1.85%) XenApp
6 4 (1.48%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.11%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (6.27%) Puppet
2 16 (5.90%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.80%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.58%) Ansible
5 5 (1.85%) AirWatch
6 4 (1.48%) Kibana
6 4 (1.48%) logstash
6 4 (1.48%) Salt
6 4 (1.48%) SCCM
7 3 (1.11%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.74%) MOM
8 2 (0.74%) SCOM
8 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 145 (53.51%) Microsoft
2 50 (18.45%) VMware
3 42 (15.50%) Oracle
4 25 (9.23%) Citrix
5 20 (7.38%) Cisco
6 19 (7.01%) HP
7 18 (6.64%) Google
8 16 (5.90%) IBM
9 15 (5.54%) EMC
10 14 (5.17%) WatchGuard
11 13 (4.80%) BMC
11 13 (4.80%) CheckPoint
11 13 (4.80%) Juniper
11 13 (4.80%) NetApp
11 13 (4.80%) Sitecore
12 8 (2.95%) AppDynamics
12 8 (2.95%) New Relic
12 8 (2.95%) Rackspace
13 6 (2.21%) Toshiba
14 5 (1.85%) Remedy
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: Awesome Company Benefits
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Truro, Cornwall
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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