The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 25 21
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.68% 3.70% 8.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 40.00% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Median salary £32,500 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.24% -4.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 9 10 18
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 8.04% 9.26% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 16
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% -7.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Bolton

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Bolton.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) IaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) SOLID
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Gradle
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) Sass
3 2 (22.22%) Serverless Framework
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Kali Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
2 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
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