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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 42 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 61 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.68% 1.90% 1.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.41% 18.18% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 58 10 19
Median salary £42,000 £35,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.30% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £43,900 £36,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -
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
126 143 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.67% 10.43% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 113 114 83
Median salary £41,500 £40,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +11.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales +43 45 £42,500 +23.18% 5
West Wales -8 6 £30,000 -28.14%
Mid Wales - 1 - -
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 55 (52.88%) .NET
2 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
3 47 (45.19%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (41.35%) Windows
5 42 (40.38%) C#
5 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (35.58%) MVC
7 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
8 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (26.92%) MS Excel
10 27 (25.96%) Scrum
11 26 (25.00%) ITIL
11 26 (25.00%) SDLC
12 25 (24.04%) SQL Server
12 25 (24.04%) VMware
13 24 (23.08%) TDD
13 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (21.15%) .NET Framework
15 21 (20.19%) Web Development
15 21 (20.19%) SaaS
15 21 (20.19%) HTML
16 20 (19.23%) OO
16 20 (19.23%) NUnit
17 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
18 18 (17.31%) Linux
19 17 (16.35%) DevOps
19 17 (16.35%) OpenStack
19 17 (16.35%) OOP
20 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
20 16 (15.38%) SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 17 (16.35%) OpenStack
2 16 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (13.46%) MS Exchange
4 11 (10.58%) IIS
5 6 (5.77%) Node.js
6 2 (1.92%) Confluence
6 2 (1.92%) SAS
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (45.19%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (20.19%) SaaS
3 12 (11.54%) IaaS
4 8 (7.69%) GitHub
4 8 (7.69%) Office 365
5 5 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (4.81%) PaaS
6 4 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.73%) HTTP
3 4 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (2.88%) DNS
4 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.88%) SAN
4 3 (2.88%) SSL
4 3 (2.88%) VLAN
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) Skype
5 1 (0.96%) SNMP
5 1 (0.96%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.96%) WAN
5 1 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) OLAP
2 2 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.96%) Big Data
3 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) NUnit
2 12 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.62%) TeamCity
4 9 (8.65%) JIRA
4 9 (8.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.81%) Moq
7 4 (3.85%) MSTest
8 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.92%) NuGet
8 2 (1.92%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Welsh Language
3 4 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (43.27%) Developer
2 31 (29.81%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (17.31%) C# Developer
4 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Agile .NET Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Agile Developer
6 13 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.54%) Software Developer
8 11 (10.58%) Project Manager
9 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (9.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.65%) Azure Consultant
10 9 (8.65%) Consultant
11 8 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
12 7 (6.73%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (6.73%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (5.77%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (52.88%) .NET
2 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
3 33 (31.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 21 (20.19%) HTML
7 15 (14.42%) NHibernate
8 14 (13.46%) CSS
8 14 (13.46%) jQuery
9 13 (12.50%) XML
10 10 (9.62%) MSMQ
11 9 (8.65%) HTML5
11 9 (8.65%) JSON
11 9 (8.65%) WCF
12 8 (7.69%) Ajax
12 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (7.69%) COM
12 8 (7.69%) Web Services
13 4 (3.85%) WinForms
14 3 (2.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) Public Cloud
2 4 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) BYOD
4 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.96%) Informatics
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
4 1 (0.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.35%) Windows
2 18 (17.31%) Linux
3 15 (14.42%) Windows Server
4 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.69%) Unix
6 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.96%) Debian
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.58%) MVC
3 27 (25.96%) Scrum
4 26 (25.00%) ITIL
4 26 (25.00%) SDLC
5 24 (23.08%) TDD
6 21 (20.19%) Web Development
7 20 (19.23%) OO
8 17 (16.35%) DevOps
8 17 (16.35%) OOP
9 10 (9.62%) Coaching
10 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (6.73%) Functional Programming
11 7 (6.73%) Kanban
11 7 (6.73%) Online Security
11 7 (6.73%) Project Management
11 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.81%) OOD
12 5 (4.81%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.38%) C#
2 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (15.38%) SQL
3 15 (14.42%) PowerShell
4 10 (9.62%) R
5 8 (7.69%) C++
5 8 (7.69%) Java
5 8 (7.69%) Python
6 7 (6.73%) C
6 7 (6.73%) Erlang
6 7 (6.73%) Perl
7 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.85%) VB
9 3 (2.88%) Haskell
9 3 (2.88%) Lisp
10 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.96%) PHP
10 1 (0.96%) Scala
10 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.85%) Degree
1 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (9.62%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 19 (18.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.92%) Docker
5 1 (0.96%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Nagios
2 7 (6.73%) Ansible
2 7 (6.73%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.73%) yum
3 6 (5.77%) SCCM
3 6 (5.77%) Windows Intune
4 2 (1.92%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.96%) AppManager
5 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.96%) Nessus
5 1 (0.96%) Nmap
Vendors
1 51 (49.04%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.04%) VMware
3 11 (10.58%) Cisco
4 9 (8.65%) AppDynamics
4 9 (8.65%) Atlassian
4 9 (8.65%) New Relic
5 8 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.92%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.96%) Citrix
7 1 (0.96%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
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