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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 36 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 72 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.59% 1.82% 1.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.35% 19.55% 23.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 9 23
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,500 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
143 133 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.09% 9.30% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 125 99 89
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +56 59 £42,500 +84.78% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
West Wales -13 2 £30,000 -28.14%
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 56 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 49 (45.37%) .NET
4 47 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (39.81%) Windows
6 37 (34.26%) C#
7 34 (31.48%) MVC
8 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 28 (25.93%) VMware
9 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 23 (21.30%) ITIL
11 23 (21.30%) Linux
11 23 (21.30%) MS Excel
11 23 (21.30%) Scrum
12 22 (20.37%) .NET Framework
13 21 (19.44%) SaaS
13 21 (19.44%) HTML
13 21 (19.44%) TDD
13 21 (19.44%) SDLC
14 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (18.52%) DevOps
15 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
15 18 (16.67%) Windows Server
16 17 (15.74%) OO
16 17 (15.74%) NUnit
17 16 (14.81%) OpenStack
18 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012

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 16 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 13 (12.04%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 10 (9.26%) IIS
5 5 (4.63%) SAS
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (21.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 56 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.44%) SaaS
3 15 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (12.96%) IaaS
5 11 (10.19%) Office 365
6 6 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (5.56%) GitHub
7 5 (4.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.26%) HTTP
3 6 (5.56%) Firewall
4 5 (4.63%) VLAN
5 4 (3.70%) DNS
5 4 (3.70%) Internet
5 4 (3.70%) SNMP
6 3 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.78%) SAN
6 3 (2.78%) SSL
7 2 (1.85%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.85%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.93%) FTP
8 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.93%) LAN
8 1 (0.93%) Skype
8 1 (0.93%) SMTP
8 1 (0.93%) VPN
8 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) MySQL
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.85%) OLAP
3 2 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) NUnit
2 11 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.48%) JIRA
4 7 (6.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.70%) Moq
6 4 (3.70%) MSTest
7 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.85%) NuGet
8 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Welsh Language
3 5 (4.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (37.96%) Developer
2 25 (23.15%) .NET Developer
3 15 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Agile .NET Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Agile C# Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Agile Developer
4 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Software Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (5.56%) SCCM Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (45.37%) .NET
2 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 28 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 22 (20.37%) .NET Framework
5 21 (19.44%) HTML
6 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (12.04%) NHibernate
8 11 (10.19%) CSS
8 11 (10.19%) HTML5
8 11 (10.19%) jQuery
8 11 (10.19%) XML
9 10 (9.26%) JSON
10 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (7.41%) COM
10 8 (7.41%) MSMQ
10 8 (7.41%) WCF
11 6 (5.56%) Ajax
11 6 (5.56%) Node.js
12 5 (4.63%) Web Services
13 4 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) BYOD
6 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.93%) Informatics
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.81%) Windows
2 23 (21.30%) Linux
3 18 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (12.04%) Unix
6 6 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.85%) CentOS
8 2 (1.85%) Debian
9 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.52%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.48%) MVC
3 23 (21.30%) ITIL
3 23 (21.30%) Scrum
4 21 (19.44%) SDLC
4 21 (19.44%) TDD
5 20 (18.52%) DevOps
6 17 (15.74%) OO
7 15 (13.89%) Web Development
8 13 (12.04%) OOP
9 9 (8.33%) Functional Programming
9 9 (8.33%) Online Security
9 9 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.41%) Coaching
10 8 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.41%) Project Management
11 7 (6.48%) Change Management
12 6 (5.56%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (5.56%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.26%) C#
2 18 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (12.96%) PowerShell
3 14 (12.96%) SQL
4 12 (11.11%) Python
5 11 (10.19%) Perl
6 10 (9.26%) C++
6 10 (9.26%) Java
7 9 (8.33%) C
7 9 (8.33%) Erlang
8 8 (7.41%) R
9 5 (4.63%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.70%) VB
11 3 (2.78%) Haskell
11 3 (2.78%) Lisp
12 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.93%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) Scala
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Degree
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 18 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (12.04%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.85%) Docker
3 2 (1.85%) iptables
4 1 (0.93%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (7.41%) Nagios
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (5.56%) SCCM
3 5 (4.63%) Ansible
3 5 (4.63%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.63%) yum
4 4 (3.70%) AppManager
4 4 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (1.85%) Nessus
5 2 (1.85%) Nmap
5 2 (1.85%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) OpenView
6 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.93%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 54 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.93%) VMware
3 9 (8.33%) Cisco
4 7 (6.48%) AppDynamics
4 7 (6.48%) Atlassian
4 7 (6.48%) New Relic
5 6 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 4 (3.70%) NetIQ
6 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.85%) PagerDuty
7 2 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
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