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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
UK / Wales
Rank 30 62 84
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 79 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.16% 3.23% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.59% 32.52% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 40 16
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
166 123 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.04% 9.93% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 138 122 111
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £22,000 £27,842
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
West Wales +7 39 £40,000 +33.33% 2
South Wales +19 33 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 53 (52.48%) C#
2 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (50.50%) .NET
3 49 (48.51%) SQL Server
4 48 (47.52%) Amazon AWS
5 47 (46.53%) MVC
6 44 (43.56%) Microsoft
7 41 (40.59%) ASP.NET
7 41 (40.59%) HTML
8 37 (36.63%) SQL
9 36 (35.64%) Scrum
10 35 (34.65%) Windows
11 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (25.74%) OO
13 24 (23.76%) CSS
13 24 (23.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (22.77%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (21.78%) NHibernate
16 21 (20.79%) OOP
17 20 (19.80%) XML
17 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
17 20 (19.80%) WCF
18 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
18 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
19 18 (17.82%) HTML5
19 18 (17.82%) Web Development
19 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
20 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
20 17 (16.83%) Git (software)
20 17 (16.83%) Entity Framework

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 14 (13.86%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.93%) Cloud Foundry
3 6 (5.94%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.95%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.95%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.97%) IIS
5 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.97%) nginx
6 2 (1.98%) Apache
6 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.99%) Confluence
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (47.52%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.87%) IaaS
3 11 (10.89%) Office 365
4 9 (8.91%) PaaS
4 9 (8.91%) SaaS
5 5 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.96%) Bluemix
6 4 (3.96%) GitHub
6 4 (3.96%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Firewall
2 4 (3.96%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.97%) DNS
3 3 (2.97%) LAN
3 3 (2.97%) NAS
3 3 (2.97%) SAN
3 3 (2.97%) Skype
3 3 (2.97%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.97%) VPN
3 3 (2.97%) WAN
4 2 (1.98%) Internet
4 2 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.98%) VLAN
5 1 (0.99%) Broadband
5 1 (0.99%) DHCP
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (48.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
3 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (11.88%) RavenDB
5 9 (8.91%) Big Data
6 7 (6.93%) Hadoop
6 7 (6.93%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.94%) HBase
7 6 (5.94%) Sqoop
8 5 (4.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.98%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.99%) OLAP
12 1 (0.99%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.85%) Mercurial
2 15 (14.85%) Subversion
3 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.94%) Selenium
5 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.95%) Moq
5 5 (4.95%) NUnit
5 5 (4.95%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.96%) Ant
7 3 (2.97%) Maven
7 3 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.98%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.98%) JIRA
8 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.99%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (51.49%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) .NET Developer
2 23 (22.77%) C# Developer
3 16 (15.84%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (5.94%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Programmer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (50.50%) .NET
2 41 (40.59%) ASP.NET
2 41 (40.59%) HTML
3 32 (31.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (23.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (23.76%) CSS
5 22 (21.78%) NHibernate
6 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
6 20 (19.80%) WCF
6 20 (19.80%) XML
7 18 (17.82%) HTML5
8 17 (16.83%) AngularJS
8 17 (16.83%) Entity Framework
8 17 (16.83%) Web Services
9 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (14.85%) RESTful
9 15 (14.85%) WPF
10 14 (13.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (12.87%) CSS3
12 12 (11.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.77%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (17.82%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.96%) Fintech
6 3 (2.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) STB
7 2 (1.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.99%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.65%) Windows
2 15 (14.85%) Linux
3 12 (11.88%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.97%) Unix
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.99%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Debian
8 1 (0.99%) Gentoo
8 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.53%) MVC
3 36 (35.64%) Scrum
4 26 (25.74%) OO
5 21 (20.79%) OOP
6 18 (17.82%) Web Development
7 16 (15.84%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (14.85%) Automated Testing
8 15 (14.85%) Kanban
8 15 (14.85%) MVVM
8 15 (14.85%) TDD
8 15 (14.85%) Use Case
9 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
9 12 (11.88%) Web Application Development
10 10 (9.90%) DevOps
11 9 (8.91%) SDLC
12 8 (7.92%) ITIL
13 6 (5.94%) BDD
13 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) C#
2 37 (36.63%) SQL
3 19 (18.81%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.83%) Java
5 11 (10.89%) Python
6 7 (6.93%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.93%) Ruby
7 6 (5.94%) Go
7 6 (5.94%) Scala
8 5 (4.95%) Groovy
9 2 (1.98%) PHP
9 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 11 (10.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.91%) MCSE
4 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.98%) CCNA
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.98%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) HND
6 1 (0.99%) MCITP
6 1 (0.99%) RHCE
6 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (16.83%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.91%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.94%) HDFS
4 6 (5.94%) vSphere
5 3 (2.97%) Docker
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Ansible
1 6 (5.94%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.99%) Nagios
2 1 (0.99%) yum
Vendors
1 44 (43.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.84%) VMware
3 9 (8.91%) Cisco
4 6 (5.94%) Cloudera
4 6 (5.94%) Hortonworks
5 5 (4.95%) AppDynamics
5 5 (4.95%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.96%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.96%) F5
6 4 (3.96%) Juniper
6 4 (3.96%) Splunk
6 4 (3.96%) Vyatta
7 3 (2.97%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.98%) Avaya
8 2 (1.98%) Google
8 2 (1.98%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.99%) New Relic
9 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: To £40K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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