Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 31 55
Rank change year-on-year +5 +24 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 305 270 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.54% 7.45% 5.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.67% 36.78% 43.43%
Number of salaries quoted 285 238 148
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,375 £75,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 855 734 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 23.94% 20.25% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 650 615 339
Bristol median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.11% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £86,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 168 (55.08%) Amazon AWS
2 145 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (35.74%) C#
4 104 (34.10%) Microsoft
5 103 (33.77%) DevOps
6 89 (29.18%) SQL Server
7 80 (26.23%) .NET
8 69 (22.62%) JavaScript
9 66 (21.64%) ASP.NET
10 64 (20.98%) Java
11 62 (20.33%) SQL
11 62 (20.33%) Scrum
12 60 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
13 57 (18.69%) Python
14 55 (18.03%) Software Engineering
15 54 (17.70%) MVC
16 53 (17.38%) Windows
16 53 (17.38%) Docker
17 49 (16.07%) HTML
18 48 (15.74%) TDD
19 45 (14.75%) Finance
20 43 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
21 42 (13.77%) Continuous Delivery
22 41 (13.44%) Linux
23 39 (12.79%) Cloud Computing
23 39 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
24 37 (12.13%) Unit Testing
24 37 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
24 37 (12.13%) CSS

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 11 (3.61%) IIS
2 9 (2.95%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.31%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.98%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.98%) SAS
6 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.33%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 168 (55.08%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (12.79%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (8.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 26 (8.52%) SaaS
4 23 (7.54%) PaaS
5 22 (7.21%) IaaS
5 22 (7.21%) Office 365
6 10 (3.28%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.64%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.64%) Serverless
8 4 (1.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.31%) Datadog
9 3 (0.98%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.33%) NuGet
11 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.52%) Firewall
2 11 (3.61%) HTTP
2 11 (3.61%) SSL
3 9 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.62%) VoIP
5 6 (1.97%) LAN
6 5 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (1.64%) Wireless
7 4 (1.31%) DHCP
7 4 (1.31%) DNS
7 4 (1.31%) Internet
7 4 (1.31%) Skype
8 3 (0.98%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.98%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.98%) Network Security
8 3 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (0.98%) SAN
8 3 (0.98%) VPN
8 3 (0.98%) WAN
9 2 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (29.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.23%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 16 (5.25%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 10 (3.28%) Power BI
7 10 (3.28%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.95%) CouchDB
8 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (2.95%) MySQL
9 8 (2.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 8 (2.62%) Big Data
9 8 (2.62%) Data Lake
10 6 (1.97%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (8.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 20 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.23%) Visual Studio
4 17 (5.57%) Git (software)
5 16 (5.25%) SpecFlow
6 14 (4.59%) JIRA
7 12 (3.93%) Selenium
7 12 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.95%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.30%) Subversion
11 6 (1.97%) JMeter
11 6 (1.97%) Mercurial
11 6 (1.97%) Travis CI
12 5 (1.64%) MSTest
12 5 (1.64%) Protractor
12 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.64%) TestComplete
12 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio Coded UI
12 5 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (14.75%) Finance
2 32 (10.49%) Marketing
3 27 (8.85%) Electronics
3 27 (8.85%) Manufacturing
3 27 (8.85%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.64%) Games
5 4 (1.31%) Retail
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 63 (20.66%) Developer
2 53 (17.38%) Architect
3 44 (14.43%) Software Engineer
4 33 (10.82%) .NET Developer
5 31 (10.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.89%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (6.89%) Technical Architect
9 20 (6.56%) Consultant
9 20 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (6.23%) AWS Architect
10 19 (6.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 18 (5.90%) Cloud Architect
12 16 (5.25%) .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (5.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 16 (5.25%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (4.92%) Security Engineer
14 13 (4.26%) C# Software Engineer
14 13 (4.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (26.23%) .NET
2 66 (21.64%) ASP.NET
3 49 (16.07%) HTML
4 43 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (12.13%) CSS
6 36 (11.80%) Web Services
7 32 (10.49%) AngularJS
8 28 (9.18%) REST
9 22 (7.21%) .NET Framework
9 22 (7.21%) HTML5
10 20 (6.56%) Node.js
10 20 (6.56%) SOAP
11 17 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (4.26%) .NET Core
12 13 (4.26%) CSS3
13 11 (3.61%) React
13 11 (3.61%) WCF
14 10 (3.28%) JSON
14 10 (3.28%) NHibernate
15 8 (2.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.54%) Public Cloud
3 21 (6.89%) Fintech
4 18 (5.90%) User Experience
5 11 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.97%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.31%) Clustering
8 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.31%) Robotics
9 3 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.98%) PKI
10 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.66%) Life Science
10 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.38%) Windows
2 41 (13.44%) Linux
3 23 (7.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.95%) Unix
6 7 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.64%) CentOS
7 5 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.31%) DC/OS
8 4 (1.31%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.66%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) HPUX
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (33.77%) DevOps
3 62 (20.33%) Scrum
4 60 (19.67%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (18.03%) Software Engineering
6 54 (17.70%) MVC
7 48 (15.74%) TDD
8 43 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
9 42 (13.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (12.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 37 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.13%) Unit Testing
12 30 (9.84%) BDD
12 30 (9.84%) Deployment Automation
13 28 (9.18%) Presales
14 27 (8.85%) Programme Management
15 26 (8.52%) Digital Marketing
16 25 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (8.20%) Decision-Making
17 23 (7.54%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 109 (35.74%) C#
2 69 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 64 (20.98%) Java
4 62 (20.33%) SQL
5 57 (18.69%) Python
6 34 (11.15%) PowerShell
7 21 (6.89%) Ruby
8 19 (6.23%) Bash Shell
8 19 (6.23%) TypeScript
9 12 (3.93%) C++
10 8 (2.62%) Go
10 8 (2.62%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.98%) C
12 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.66%) Perl
12 2 (0.66%) PHP
12 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.66%) R
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 29 (9.51%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.54%) Degree
3 18 (5.90%) MCSA
3 18 (5.90%) MCSE
3 18 (5.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.25%) AWS Certification
5 14 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (4.59%) ISTQB
6 10 (3.28%) ISEB
7 9 (2.95%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) MCT
9 1 (0.33%) CCNA
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) MCP
9 1 (0.33%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.33%) SANS
9 1 (0.33%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.90%) SLA
2 4 (1.31%) QA
3 2 (0.66%) PMO
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (17.38%) Docker
2 31 (10.16%) Active Directory
3 30 (9.84%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.51%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (1.97%) XenApp
7 4 (1.31%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.98%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.98%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.98%) vSphere
8 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.66%) NFS
10 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.33%) etcd
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (9.18%) Kubernetes
2 25 (8.20%) SCVMM
3 22 (7.21%) Ansible
4 20 (6.56%) Puppet
5 17 (5.57%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (5.25%) Terraform
7 7 (2.30%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (1.97%) Packer
9 5 (1.64%) SCCM
10 3 (0.98%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.98%) Graphite
10 3 (0.98%) Kibana
10 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.98%) Salt
10 3 (0.98%) SCDPM
10 3 (0.98%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.98%) SCSM
11 2 (0.66%) logstash
11 2 (0.66%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 104 (34.10%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.18%) Google
3 27 (8.85%) SAP
4 18 (5.90%) VMware
5 17 (5.57%) Juniper
6 13 (4.26%) Atlassian
7 11 (3.61%) Citrix
8 9 (2.95%) Cisco
8 9 (2.95%) Oracle
9 8 (2.62%) Splunk
10 6 (1.97%) New Relic
11 5 (1.64%) McAfee
11 5 (1.64%) Telerik
12 4 (1.31%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.31%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.98%) IBM
13 3 (0.98%) MobileIron
13 3 (0.98%) NetApp
13 3 (0.98%) Tableau
14 2 (0.66%) F5