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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 50 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 51 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.83% 1.64% 1.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.80% 15.54% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 49 8 13
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
122 148 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.17% 10.55% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 115 118 61
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £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 2 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 2 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 +33 34 £41,250 +10.00% 6
West Wales - 8 £30,000 -
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Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 57 (63.33%) .NET
2 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.67%) C#
4 38 (42.22%) MVC
5 37 (41.11%) Windows
6 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
9 27 (30.00%) TDD
10 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
11 25 (27.78%) Scrum
12 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (25.56%) SDLC
13 23 (25.56%) ITIL
13 23 (25.56%) Web Development
14 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
14 22 (24.44%) HTML
15 21 (23.33%) OO
15 21 (23.33%) NUnit
16 19 (21.11%) SaaS
17 18 (20.00%) VMware
18 17 (18.89%) OOP
19 16 (17.78%) XML
19 16 (17.78%) SQL
19 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
19 16 (17.78%) OpenStack
19 16 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
20 15 (16.67%) JavaScript

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 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
1 16 (17.78%) OpenStack
2 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
3 11 (12.22%) IIS
4 7 (7.78%) Node.js
5 2 (2.22%) Confluence
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (21.11%) SaaS
3 9 (10.00%) IaaS
4 7 (7.78%) GitHub
5 5 (5.56%) PaaS
6 3 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.33%) Office 365
7 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 3 (3.33%) DNS
3 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
3 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) OLAP
3 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) NUnit
2 10 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (10.00%) JIRA
3 9 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.78%) Moq
5 5 (5.56%) MSTest
6 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.22%) NuGet
6 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (12.22%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Advertising
3 4 (4.44%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) .NET Developer
3 18 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Agile C# Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Agile Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Senior Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) Project Manager
8 9 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (63.33%) .NET
2 33 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 32 (35.56%) ASP.NET
4 24 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (24.44%) .NET Framework
5 22 (24.44%) HTML
6 16 (17.78%) XML
7 14 (15.56%) CSS
7 14 (15.56%) jQuery
7 14 (15.56%) NHibernate
8 10 (11.11%) HTML5
8 10 (11.11%) WCF
9 9 (10.00%) Ajax
9 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (10.00%) MSMQ
10 8 (8.89%) JSON
11 7 (7.78%) COM
11 7 (7.78%) Web Services
12 5 (5.56%) WinForms
13 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (41.11%) Windows
2 12 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (12.22%) Linux
4 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 5 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) MVC
2 35 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) TDD
4 25 (27.78%) Scrum
5 23 (25.56%) ITIL
5 23 (25.56%) SDLC
5 23 (25.56%) Web Development
6 21 (23.33%) OO
7 17 (18.89%) OOP
8 13 (14.44%) DevOps
9 9 (10.00%) Coaching
10 8 (8.89%) Configuration Management
11 7 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.78%) Kanban
11 7 (7.78%) OOD
12 6 (6.67%) SOLID
13 5 (5.56%) Project Management
14 4 (4.44%) Online Security
14 4 (4.44%) Product Management
14 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.67%) C#
2 16 (17.78%) SQL
3 15 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.00%) R
6 5 (5.56%) C++
6 5 (5.56%) Java
6 5 (5.56%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.44%) C
7 4 (4.44%) Erlang
7 4 (4.44%) VB
8 3 (3.33%) Python
9 2 (2.22%) Haskell
9 2 (2.22%) Lisp
9 2 (2.22%) Perl
9 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.11%) PHP
10 1 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) Degree
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 16 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Ansible
1 7 (7.78%) Nagios
1 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.78%) yum
2 6 (6.67%) SCCM
2 6 (6.67%) Windows Intune
3 2 (2.22%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.00%) VMware
3 11 (12.22%) Cisco
4 9 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 9 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 9 (10.00%) New Relic
5 8 (8.89%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.22%) PagerDuty
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