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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 86 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.39% 1.52% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.82% 20.00% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 14
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £39,250
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
101 110 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.82% 7.61% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 73 90 84
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +13 14 £36,250 +25.00% 6
Mid Wales - 3 £38,750 -
North Wales +4 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Microsoft Azure
UK

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 54 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (38.89%) Windows
5 26 (28.89%) Linux
6 24 (26.67%) .NET
6 24 (26.67%) DevOps
7 22 (24.44%) VMware
8 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.78%) ITIL
9 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
10 15 (16.67%) C#
10 15 (16.67%) IaaS
10 15 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 15 (16.67%) Windows Server
11 14 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (15.56%) OpenStack
11 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
11 14 (15.56%) Perl
11 14 (15.56%) Unix
11 14 (15.56%) Python
11 14 (15.56%) HTTP
12 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
12 13 (14.44%) SQL
12 13 (14.44%) Office 365
13 11 (12.22%) Functional Programming
13 11 (12.22%) Public Cloud
13 11 (12.22%) Erlang
13 11 (12.22%) Welsh Language

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 (15.56%) OpenStack
2 6 (6.67%) IIS
2 6 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.44%) SAS
4 2 (2.22%) Confluence
4 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (16.67%) IaaS
3 14 (15.56%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (14.44%) Office 365
5 10 (11.11%) SaaS
6 8 (8.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (4.44%) GitHub
7 4 (4.44%) PaaS
8 2 (2.22%) Bluemix
8 2 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (1.11%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (1.11%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
2 14 (15.56%) HTTP
3 8 (8.89%) Firewall
4 7 (7.78%) VLAN
5 5 (5.56%) DNS
6 4 (4.44%) Internet
6 4 (4.44%) SNMP
6 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
7 3 (3.33%) VPN
8 2 (2.22%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.22%) SAN
8 2 (2.22%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.11%) FTP
9 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.11%) LAN
9 1 (1.11%) Skype
9 1 (1.11%) SMTP
9 1 (1.11%) SSL
9 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.33%) MySQL
4 3 (3.33%) OLAP
5 2 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.22%) QlikView
6 1 (1.11%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 5 (5.56%) JIRA
3 5 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.33%) NUnit
6 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.22%) NuGet
6 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.11%) Moq
7 1 (1.11%) MSTest
General
1 11 (12.22%) Welsh Language
2 8 (8.89%) Finance
3 6 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Developer
2 9 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (8.89%) Azure Consultant
3 8 (8.89%) Consultant
4 7 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (7.78%) C# Developer
4 7 (7.78%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) SCCM Consultant
5 6 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 6 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Azure Developer
6 5 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (5.56%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.67%) .NET
2 10 (11.11%) HTML
3 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.78%) .NET Framework
4 7 (7.78%) HTML5
5 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (5.56%) COM
6 5 (5.56%) MSMQ
7 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.33%) CSS
7 3 (3.33%) JSON
7 3 (3.33%) Node.js
7 3 (3.33%) WCF
8 2 (2.22%) jQuery
8 2 (2.22%) Middleware
8 2 (2.22%) NHibernate
8 2 (2.22%) XML
9 1 (1.11%) MDX
9 1 (1.11%) Web Services
9 1 (1.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Public Cloud
2 7 (7.78%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.22%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.22%) Fintech
5 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) BYOD
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Informatics
6 1 (1.11%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.89%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Linux
3 15 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (15.56%) Unix
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.22%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Debian
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.67%) DevOps
3 16 (17.78%) ITIL
4 11 (12.22%) Functional Programming
4 11 (12.22%) Online Security
4 11 (12.22%) Software Engineering
5 10 (11.11%) MVC
5 10 (11.11%) Scrum
6 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.89%) CRM
8 7 (7.78%) Change Management
8 7 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (7.78%) Microservices
8 7 (7.78%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (7.78%) Security Operations
8 7 (7.78%) TDD
8 7 (7.78%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.67%) Project Management
10 5 (5.56%) ETL
10 5 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) C#
1 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.56%) Perl
2 14 (15.56%) Python
3 13 (14.44%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) C
4 11 (12.22%) C++
4 11 (12.22%) Erlang
4 11 (12.22%) Java
5 6 (6.67%) R
6 4 (4.44%) Haskell
6 4 (4.44%) Lisp
7 3 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.11%) MCSE
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.44%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.44%) Docker
5 2 (2.22%) iptables
6 1 (1.11%) Shibboleth
6 1 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (6.67%) Nagios
1 6 (6.67%) SCCM
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
2 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.44%) AppManager
3 4 (4.44%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (3.33%) yum
5 2 (2.22%) Nessus
5 2 (2.22%) Nmap
5 2 (2.22%) Pingdom
5 2 (2.22%) Puppet
6 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.11%) OpenView
6 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.11%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.44%) VMware
3 7 (7.78%) AppDynamics
3 7 (7.78%) Cisco
4 5 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.56%) New Relic
5 4 (4.44%) NetIQ
5 4 (4.44%) Rackspace
5 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.22%) F5
6 2 (2.22%) Juniper
6 2 (2.22%) PagerDuty
6 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.22%) Splunk
6 2 (2.22%) Vyatta
7 1 (1.11%) Citrix
7 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago