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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 83 76 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 21 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.50% 1.81% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.44% 24.00% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 2
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +23.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Microsoft Azure
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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
108 100 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.71% 7.54% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 90 40
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -36.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
North Wales +1 8 - -
South Wales -1 7 £22,500 -37.50% 3
West Wales +8 2 £41,750 +67.00% 1
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
3 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (32.35%) C#
4 11 (32.35%) .NET
4 11 (32.35%) SignalR
5 10 (29.41%) Change Management
5 10 (29.41%) VMware
5 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) Windows
7 7 (20.59%) Scrum
7 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (14.71%) SaaS
9 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
9 5 (14.71%) QA
9 5 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.71%) MVC
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) Python
9 5 (14.71%) Coaching
10 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
10 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.76%) Perl

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) SaaS
3 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) Office 365
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) Firewall
1 4 (11.76%) VLAN
2 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) NUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Moq
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) QA Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Report Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
2 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) SignalR
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
5 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (8.82%) XML
5 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.82%) jQuery
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.88%) XHTML
6 2 (5.88%) Ajax
6 2 (5.88%) Autofac
7 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.94%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
2 10 (29.41%) Change Management
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Validation
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
7 3 (8.82%) OOD
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Product Management
8 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C#
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) MCP
1 1 (2.94%) MCSE
1 1 (2.94%) MCSA
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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