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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England / South West
Rank 74 139 180
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +41
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 185 115 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.79% 2.06% 1.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.78% 28.33% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 158 110 61
Median salary £44,159 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.03% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £66,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
601 406 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.31% 7.28% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 528 378 226
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,400 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +16 94 £52,500 -2.32% 13
Somerset +27 28 £38,500 -10.46% 2
Gloucestershire +8 25 £38,250 -15.00% 3
Dorset +27 19 £42,500 - 5
Devon +7 10 £42,500 +1.19% 7
Wiltshire +8 6 £63,250 +47.09% 3
Cornwall - 2 - -
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 195 (54.93%) C#
2 181 (50.99%) .NET
3 180 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (48.17%) Microsoft
5 167 (47.04%) Amazon AWS
6 135 (38.03%) SQL Server
7 113 (31.83%) MVC
8 111 (31.27%) SQL
9 110 (30.99%) ASP.NET
10 101 (28.45%) JavaScript
11 100 (28.17%) Scrum
12 86 (24.23%) AngularJS
13 80 (22.54%) MongoDB
14 79 (22.25%) TDD
15 78 (21.97%) HTML
16 77 (21.69%) Web Development
17 75 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
17 75 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
18 71 (20.00%) Windows
19 66 (18.59%) CSS
20 63 (17.75%) NoSQL
21 61 (17.18%) Oracle
22 55 (15.49%) Tomcat
22 55 (15.49%) Big Data
23 52 (14.65%) MS Excel
23 52 (14.65%) Finance
23 52 (14.65%) React
24 51 (14.37%) Puppet
25 50 (14.08%) .NET Framework
25 50 (14.08%) 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 55 (15.49%) Tomcat
2 41 (11.55%) Apache Spark
3 38 (10.70%) JBoss
4 37 (10.42%) Jetty
5 33 (9.30%) IIS
5 33 (9.30%) OpenStack
6 31 (8.73%) Elasticsearch
7 25 (7.04%) Apache Solr
7 25 (7.04%) WebLogic
7 25 (7.04%) WebSphere
8 19 (5.35%) Apache
8 19 (5.35%) SharePoint
9 13 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (3.10%) Umbraco
12 8 (2.25%) MS Exchange
13 7 (1.97%) CMS
14 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.85%) SAS
14 3 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 52 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.13%) MS Project
3 3 (0.85%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 167 (47.04%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (10.99%) IaaS
3 33 (9.30%) PaaS
4 23 (6.48%) SaaS
5 22 (6.20%) Office 365
6 14 (3.94%) GitHub
7 12 (3.38%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (3.38%) Slack
8 10 (2.82%) G Suite
9 9 (2.54%) Basecamp
9 9 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.54%) Dropbox
9 9 (2.54%) Trello
10 8 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.13%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.56%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.20%) DNS
2 18 (5.07%) Internet
3 17 (4.79%) DHCP
4 16 (4.51%) VPN
5 13 (3.66%) SAN
6 9 (2.54%) HTTP
7 8 (2.25%) Firewall
8 7 (1.97%) Network Security
9 6 (1.69%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.13%) VLAN
11 3 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.85%) Skype
11 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.56%) LAN
12 2 (0.56%) SMTP
12 2 (0.56%) SSL
12 2 (0.56%) WAN
13 1 (0.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 80 (22.54%) MongoDB
3 63 (17.75%) NoSQL
4 55 (15.49%) Big Data
5 49 (13.80%) Hadoop
6 37 (10.42%) MySQL
6 37 (10.42%) Redis
7 35 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (8.17%) Couchbase
9 25 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (7.04%) Riak
10 19 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (4.79%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (3.66%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (3.38%) Relational Database
15 10 (2.82%) Power BI
16 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
17 7 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.97%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 37 (10.42%) Visual Studio
2 36 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 31 (8.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.07%) Bitbucket
6 16 (4.51%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.66%) Maven
8 10 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (2.82%) JIRA
8 10 (2.82%) Selenium
9 9 (2.54%) Subversion
9 9 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.97%) Moq
10 7 (1.97%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.13%) NUnit
11 4 (1.13%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.85%) JUnit
12 3 (0.85%) NCrunch
12 3 (0.85%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.56%) Bower
General
1 52 (14.65%) Finance
2 35 (9.86%) Banking
3 28 (7.89%) Retail
4 20 (5.63%) Electronics
5 17 (4.79%) Telecoms
6 16 (4.51%) Marketing
7 12 (3.38%) Advertising
8 9 (2.54%) Games
9 8 (2.25%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.41%) Back Office
11 4 (1.13%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 201 (56.62%) Developer
2 118 (33.24%) .NET Developer
3 89 (25.07%) C# Developer
4 67 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 36 (10.14%) Software Developer
7 30 (8.45%) Java Developer
8 29 (8.17%) Architect
9 26 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
10 25 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
10 25 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.23%) Azure Developer
12 15 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (4.23%) Cloud Developer
12 15 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
13 14 (3.94%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.94%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 12 (3.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (50.99%) .NET
2 110 (30.99%) ASP.NET
3 86 (24.23%) AngularJS
4 78 (21.97%) HTML
5 75 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (18.59%) CSS
7 52 (14.65%) React
8 50 (14.08%) .NET Framework
9 45 (12.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (9.86%) HTML5
11 31 (8.73%) RESTful
11 31 (8.73%) Web Services
12 27 (7.61%) ELK Stack
13 25 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 25 (7.04%) Lucene
14 24 (6.76%) jQuery
15 23 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (6.48%) WCF
16 22 (6.20%) Node.js
17 21 (5.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.17%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (6.48%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.23%) Public Cloud
6 13 (3.66%) Internet of Things
7 12 (3.38%) User Experience
8 11 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.10%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.97%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.97%) Streaming Video
9 7 (1.97%) Video on Demand
10 5 (1.41%) Fintech
10 5 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.13%) CMDB
11 4 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.13%) Replication
11 4 (1.13%) Statistics
12 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 71 (20.00%) Windows
2 43 (12.11%) Windows Server
3 31 (8.73%) Linux
4 18 (5.07%) Android
4 18 (5.07%) Apple iOS
5 12 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) CentOS
8 3 (0.85%) Unix
9 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.28%) Debian
10 1 (0.28%) Fedora
10 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (31.83%) MVC
3 100 (28.17%) Scrum
4 79 (22.25%) TDD
5 77 (21.69%) Web Development
6 75 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (13.52%) Mentoring
8 45 (12.68%) Kanban
9 44 (12.39%) DevOps
10 41 (11.55%) SDLC
11 36 (10.14%) OO
12 34 (9.58%) BDD
13 31 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (7.89%) Coaching
14 28 (7.89%) ITIL
15 27 (7.61%) Multithreading
15 27 (7.61%) Software Delivery
16 26 (7.32%) Concurrent Programming
16 26 (7.32%) Line Management
16 26 (7.32%) UML
Programming Languages
1 195 (54.93%) C#
2 111 (31.27%) SQL
3 101 (28.45%) JavaScript
4 50 (14.08%) Java
5 46 (12.96%) PowerShell
6 39 (10.99%) Python
7 28 (7.89%) Perl
8 27 (7.61%) Bash Shell
9 20 (5.63%) Go
10 14 (3.94%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.38%) C++
11 12 (3.38%) Ruby
12 11 (3.10%) PHP
13 8 (2.25%) C
14 7 (1.97%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.85%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.85%) Delphi
15 3 (0.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.85%) Groovy
15 3 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (12.39%) Degree
2 25 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (6.48%) MCSE
4 14 (3.94%) CCNA
4 14 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.10%) EMC Certification
6 9 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.41%) MCP
8 5 (1.41%) PMP
9 4 (1.13%) ISEB
9 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.85%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.56%) VCAP
11 2 (0.56%) VCDX
12 1 (0.28%) MCSA
12 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.82%) ISO 14001
1 10 (2.82%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.13%) SLA
3 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (10.70%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.94%) Firmware
5 12 (3.38%) Docker
6 6 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.56%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.56%) XenApp
10 1 (0.28%) KVM
10 1 (0.28%) RHEV
10 1 (0.28%) Squid
10 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.28%) vSphere
10 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (14.37%) Puppet
2 43 (12.11%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (10.70%) Ansible
4 28 (7.89%) Salt
5 27 (7.61%) Kibana
5 27 (7.61%) logstash
6 11 (3.10%) AirWatch
7 5 (1.41%) SCOM
8 4 (1.13%) SCCM
8 4 (1.13%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.56%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.28%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.28%) Grafana
10 1 (0.28%) Graphite
10 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) Nagios
10 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 171 (48.17%) Microsoft
2 61 (17.18%) Oracle
3 48 (13.52%) VMware
4 24 (6.76%) Citrix
5 21 (5.92%) Cisco
6 17 (4.79%) Google
7 16 (4.51%) EMC
8 15 (4.23%) IBM
9 14 (3.94%) Xamarin
10 11 (3.10%) Software AG
11 8 (2.25%) SAP
12 7 (1.97%) HP
12 7 (1.97%) Juniper
12 7 (1.97%) SaltStack
13 5 (1.41%) NetApp
13 5 (1.41%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.41%) Tableau
14 4 (1.13%) BMC
14 4 (1.13%) CheckPoint
15 3 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £53000 per annum + 6K car + 7K bonus + pension
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Somerset
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Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £36000 - £40500 per annum + benefits, 18% pension
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