Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 40 41
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 +43
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 320 266 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.25% 6.85% 6.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.78% 36.94% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 303 239 192
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% -18.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 766 720 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.15% 18.55% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 664 614 433
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,050
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 155 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (35.31%) DevOps
4 100 (31.25%) C#
5 87 (27.19%) .NET
6 82 (25.63%) Microsoft
7 75 (23.44%) Java
8 74 (23.13%) Python
9 71 (22.19%) SQL
10 65 (20.31%) Windows
11 62 (19.38%) Software Engineering
12 59 (18.44%) SQL Server
12 59 (18.44%) ASP.NET
12 59 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
13 54 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (15.31%) Finance
15 47 (14.69%) MVC
15 47 (14.69%) Office 365
16 42 (13.13%) JavaScript
16 42 (13.13%) PowerShell
17 40 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 39 (12.19%) Docker
19 38 (11.88%) Linux
19 38 (11.88%) Google Cloud Platform
20 37 (11.56%) Google
21 36 (11.25%) Scrum
21 36 (11.25%) Active Directory
22 35 (10.94%) VMware
23 34 (10.63%) Test Automation

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 18 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.81%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.25%) IIS
5 4 (1.25%) nginx
5 4 (1.25%) SAS
6 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.63%) GeoServer
7 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.31%) CMS
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.94%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 155 (48.44%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (14.69%) Office 365
3 38 (11.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (5.00%) Power Platform
5 15 (4.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (4.69%) SaaS
6 12 (3.75%) PowerApps
7 11 (3.44%) IaaS
7 11 (3.44%) PaaS
8 7 (2.19%) Amazon S3
8 7 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (1.56%) Datadog
11 4 (1.25%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.94%) Serverless
13 2 (0.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 2 (0.63%) Azure Functions
13 2 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.50%) Firewall
2 18 (5.63%) Internet
3 13 (4.06%) DHCP
3 13 (4.06%) DNS
4 9 (2.81%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.88%) LAN
6 5 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (1.56%) HTTP
6 5 (1.56%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.56%) VLAN
6 5 (1.56%) VoIP
6 5 (1.56%) WAN
7 4 (1.25%) Network Security
7 4 (1.25%) SAN
7 4 (1.25%) Skype
8 3 (0.94%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.94%) Wireless
9 2 (0.63%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.63%) SSL
9 2 (0.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.44%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.63%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.00%) Power BI
4 15 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (4.38%) Data Mining
6 13 (4.06%) Big Data
7 10 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.81%) Apache Hive
8 9 (2.81%) Hadoop
8 9 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.50%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (1.56%) Amazon Athena
12 5 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.56%) CouchDB
12 5 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (8.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.31%) Protractor
3 16 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.00%) Selenium
3 16 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (3.44%) NUnit
6 10 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.81%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (2.50%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.50%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.19%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.56%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.56%) Travis CI
10 5 (1.56%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.25%) MSTest
11 4 (1.25%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.94%) GitLab
12 3 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 49 (15.31%) Finance
2 30 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 27 (8.44%) Marketing
4 25 (7.81%) Telecoms
5 24 (7.50%) Electronics
6 3 (0.94%) Banking
6 3 (0.94%) Games
6 3 (0.94%) Legal
6 3 (0.94%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Military
Job Titles
1 100 (31.25%) Developer
2 43 (13.44%) .NET Developer
3 34 (10.63%) Software Engineer
4 30 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 25 (7.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 25 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 24 (7.50%) C# Developer
7 20 (6.25%) Architect
8 19 (5.94%) Software Developer
9 17 (5.31%) Cloud Developer
10 16 (5.00%) Analyst
10 16 (5.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 15 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (4.38%) Data Scientist
12 14 (4.38%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
14 9 (2.81%) Technical Architect
14 9 (2.81%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (27.19%) .NET
2 59 (18.44%) ASP.NET
3 40 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (10.31%) Node.js
5 24 (7.50%) .NET Framework
6 23 (7.19%) AngularJS
7 20 (6.25%) Spring
8 19 (5.94%) .NET Core
8 19 (5.94%) REST
8 19 (5.94%) Web Services
9 16 (5.00%) CSS
10 15 (4.69%) Spring Boot
11 14 (4.38%) HTML
12 13 (4.06%) Keras
12 13 (4.06%) NumPy
12 13 (4.06%) scikit-learn
13 12 (3.75%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (3.75%) JSON
14 10 (3.13%) Entity Framework
14 10 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.63%) Internet of Things
3 16 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 16 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 9 (2.81%) Clustering
4 9 (2.81%) User Experience
5 6 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.94%) PKI
8 3 (0.94%) Smart Home
9 2 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.63%) Life Science
9 2 (0.63%) RIA
9 2 (0.63%) Robotics
9 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.31%) Windows
2 38 (11.88%) Linux
3 33 (10.31%) Windows Server
4 19 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.00%) Mac OS
7 13 (4.06%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.19%) CentOS
9 6 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.88%) Unix
9 6 (1.88%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.56%) DC/OS
10 5 (1.56%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.94%) Android
12 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.63%) Solaris
12 2 (0.63%) SUSE
12 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (39.38%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (35.31%) DevOps
3 62 (19.38%) Software Engineering
4 59 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
5 54 (16.88%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (14.69%) MVC
7 40 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 36 (11.25%) Scrum
9 34 (10.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 34 (10.63%) Test Automation
10 30 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (9.38%) Machine Learning
10 30 (9.38%) SDLC
11 26 (8.13%) Programme Management
12 25 (7.81%) Fintech
13 24 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
13 24 (7.50%) Mathematics
13 24 (7.50%) Unit Testing
14 22 (6.88%) Infrastructure as Code
15 21 (6.56%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 100 (31.25%) C#
2 75 (23.44%) Java
3 74 (23.13%) Python
4 71 (22.19%) SQL
5 42 (13.13%) JavaScript
5 42 (13.13%) PowerShell
6 17 (5.31%) C++
7 15 (4.69%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.06%) MATLAB
9 11 (3.44%) Ruby
10 9 (2.81%) Scala
11 7 (2.19%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.56%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.56%) Go
13 4 (1.25%) Perl
13 4 (1.25%) PHP
14 3 (0.94%) C
14 3 (0.94%) Clojure
14 3 (0.94%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.63%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (9.38%) Degree
2 20 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.13%) MCSE
4 9 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.81%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.50%) ISEB
5 8 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 8 (2.50%) MCSA
6 7 (2.19%) MCITP
7 6 (1.88%) CCNA
8 2 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.31%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.31%) CCNP
9 1 (0.31%) CISSP
9 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.31%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.31%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.06%) QA
2 3 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.31%) GDPR
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (12.19%) Docker
2 36 (11.25%) Active Directory
3 32 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 26 (8.13%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (2.81%) XenApp
7 8 (2.50%) vSphere
8 5 (1.56%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.63%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (7.50%) Kubernetes
2 23 (7.19%) Ansible
3 20 (6.25%) SCVMM
4 17 (5.31%) Puppet
4 17 (5.31%) Terraform
5 12 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.50%) SCCM
7 7 (2.19%) Packer
8 6 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.63%) Grafana
10 2 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.31%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.31%) Salt
11 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.31%) SCOM
11 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (25.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.56%) Google
3 35 (10.94%) VMware
4 25 (7.81%) SAP
5 21 (6.56%) Cisco
6 19 (5.94%) Juniper
7 14 (4.38%) Citrix
8 10 (3.13%) Oracle
9 8 (2.50%) HP
9 8 (2.50%) Informatica
10 7 (2.19%) Tableau
11 6 (1.88%) F5
11 6 (1.88%) New Relic
11 6 (1.88%) Splunk
12 5 (1.56%) CommVault
12 5 (1.56%) Nimble Storage
13 4 (1.25%) IBM
13 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.25%) Talend
13 4 (1.25%) Xamarin