The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 94 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 10 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.74% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.87% 12.24% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
Microsoft Azure
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
92 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.82% 4.43% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 79 49 14
Average salary £46,000 £36,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,250 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region.

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Wales - 7 £37,500 - 2
West Wales +12 1 £36,000 +50.00%
North Wales - 1 - - 4
Microsoft Azure
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) .NET
5 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
6 12 (37.50%) HTML
6 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) Welsh Language
6 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (37.50%) HTML5
7 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (34.38%) MVC
8 10 (31.25%) TDD
8 10 (31.25%) Line Management
9 9 (28.13%) SCCM
9 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
9 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (25.00%) CSS
10 8 (25.00%) OOD
10 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
11 7 (21.88%) Change Management
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) DNS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) SaaS
2 5 (15.63%) IaaS
3 4 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.13%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 3 (9.38%) HTTP
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (9.38%) MPLS
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) VPLS
6 1 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) NUnit
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Moq
3 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.13%) MSTest
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (37.50%) Welsh Language
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) HTML5
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (18.75%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 6 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 3 (9.38%) NHibernate
7 3 (9.38%) WCF
7 3 (9.38%) SignalR
7 3 (9.38%) Durandal
8 2 (6.25%) Autofac
8 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) XHTML
9 1 (3.13%) WinForms
9 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 10 (31.25%) Line Management
4 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
5 8 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (25.00%) OOD
6 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 7 (21.88%) Change Management
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (18.75%) OO
7 6 (18.75%) Coaching
8 5 (15.63%) Service Management
9 4 (12.50%) OOP
9 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
10 3 (9.38%) B2B
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 3 (9.38%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Python
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) ProxySG
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) SCOM
2 5 (15.63%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) SolarWinds
4 5 (15.63%) NetApp
4 5 (15.63%) McAfee
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.38%) Mitel
6 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.25%) Google
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