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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 92 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 0.49% 0.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 11.36% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 8
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,600 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
90 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.53% 4.35% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73 44 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £32,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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
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 2 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 - 12 £37,500 - 1
West Wales +11 3 £36,000 +56.52%
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) C#
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) HTML5
5 13 (43.33%) MVC
5 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
6 11 (36.67%) TDD
6 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 11 (36.67%) Welsh Language
6 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) Line Management
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (30.00%) OOD
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
9 8 (26.67%) SCCM
9 8 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
10 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (23.33%) SaaS
10 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
10 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (23.33%) XML
10 7 (23.33%) OO
10 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
10 7 (23.33%) DNS

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) SaaS
2 6 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.00%) PaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (3.33%) Joyent
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) VPN
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (13.33%) HTTP
4 3 (10.00%) DHCP
4 3 (10.00%) LAN
4 3 (10.00%) VoIP
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (10.00%) MPLS
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) VPLS
4 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) NUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) Moq
3 2 (6.67%) MSTest
4 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (36.67%) Welsh Language
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 4 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 14 (46.67%) HTML5
3 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 7 (23.33%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (16.67%) jQuery
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
9 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
9 3 (10.00%) Durandal
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.67%) Autofac
10 2 (6.67%) XHTML
10 2 (6.67%) WinForms
10 2 (6.67%) Ajax
11 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) MVC
1 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Line Management
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) OOD
5 7 (23.33%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) OOP
8 4 (13.33%) Service Management
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Coaching
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CCNP
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
2 4 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
4 4 (13.33%) McAfee
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.00%) Mitel
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) Google
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