Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 47 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 +36 +49
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 299 242 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.04% 6.36% 3.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.78% 40.33% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 267 208 87
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,713 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -1.19%

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 699 600 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.80% 15.76% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 566 498 288
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.94% -8.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,250 £27,850
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £82,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £42,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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.

1 164 (54.85%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (39.13%) C#
4 110 (36.79%) Microsoft
5 91 (30.43%) .NET
6 76 (25.42%) Python
7 75 (25.08%) JavaScript
8 73 (24.41%) DevOps
9 71 (23.75%) SQL
10 67 (22.41%) Java
10 67 (22.41%) Scrum
11 66 (22.07%) HTML
12 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
13 59 (19.73%) MVC
14 56 (18.73%) Software Engineering
15 55 (18.39%) Docker
16 54 (18.06%) Windows
17 53 (17.73%) TDD
18 51 (17.06%) AngularJS
19 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET
20 49 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
21 47 (15.72%) CSS
22 42 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
23 40 (13.38%) Web Services
24 38 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
25 37 (12.37%) Finance
26 35 (11.71%) Office 365
26 35 (11.71%) SaaS
26 35 (11.71%) BDD
26 35 (11.71%) Security Cleared

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 13 (4.35%) IIS
2 11 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.01%) Apache Pig
3 9 (3.01%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.01%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.01%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.67%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.34%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.00%) Apache
7 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.33%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 164 (54.85%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.71%) Office 365
2 35 (11.71%) SaaS
3 31 (10.37%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (9.70%) PaaS
5 27 (9.03%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (7.36%) IaaS
7 13 (4.35%) Amazon Kinesis
8 12 (4.01%) Serverless
9 9 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (2.34%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (2.34%) GitHub
11 6 (2.01%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.00%) Azure Machine Learning
13 2 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.67%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.33%) Azure Functions
14 1 (0.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.02%) Firewall
2 9 (3.01%) VPN
3 8 (2.68%) SSL
3 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.01%) SMS
4 6 (2.01%) VoIP
5 5 (1.67%) BGP
5 5 (1.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.67%) LAN
5 5 (1.67%) Network Security
5 5 (1.67%) SAN
5 5 (1.67%) WAN
6 4 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.34%) FCoE
6 4 (1.34%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.34%) Junos
6 4 (1.34%) MPLS
6 4 (1.34%) OSPF
6 4 (1.34%) VRRP
6 4 (1.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.70%) Hadoop
3 24 (8.03%) MongoDB
4 22 (7.36%) NoSQL
5 20 (6.69%) MySQL
6 16 (5.35%) Big Data
6 16 (5.35%) Power BI
7 15 (5.02%) Amazon Redshift
7 15 (5.02%) Relational Database
8 14 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (3.01%) Apache Hive
11 9 (3.01%) CouchDB
11 9 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.01%) Presto
12 8 (2.68%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.34%) Impala
13 7 (2.34%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (9.03%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.35%) JIRA
4 17 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.02%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
7 11 (3.68%) TeamCity
8 10 (3.34%) Selenium
9 9 (3.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (2.68%) JMeter
11 7 (2.34%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.67%) LoadRunner
12 5 (1.67%) MSTest
12 5 (1.67%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.67%) TestComplete
12 5 (1.67%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.34%) Maven
13 4 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (1.00%) Cucumber
General
1 37 (12.37%) Finance
2 25 (8.36%) Telecoms
3 24 (8.03%) Manufacturing
3 24 (8.03%) Marketing
4 22 (7.36%) Electronics
5 4 (1.34%) Games
5 4 (1.34%) Legal
6 2 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.67%) Automotive
6 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (25.75%) Developer
2 46 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 40 (13.38%) .NET Developer
4 34 (11.37%) Architect
5 20 (6.69%) Consultant
5 20 (6.69%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (6.02%) Analyst
6 18 (6.02%) C# Developer
7 17 (5.69%) Cloud Architect
8 16 (5.35%) Administrator
8 16 (5.35%) AWS Engineer
8 16 (5.35%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (5.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (5.35%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.35%) Support Engineer
9 15 (5.02%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 15 (5.02%) Security Engineer
9 15 (5.02%) Solutions Consultant
10 14 (4.68%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (4.68%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (30.43%) .NET
2 66 (22.07%) HTML
3 51 (17.06%) AngularJS
4 50 (16.72%) ASP.NET
5 47 (15.72%) CSS
6 42 (14.05%) ASP.NET Web API
7 40 (13.38%) Web Services
8 27 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (7.36%) .NET Framework
10 20 (6.69%) HTML5
11 17 (5.69%) jQuery
11 17 (5.69%) Node.js
12 16 (5.35%) .NET Core
12 16 (5.35%) Entity Framework
12 16 (5.35%) REST
13 15 (5.02%) XML
14 13 (4.35%) React
14 13 (4.35%) RESTful
15 10 (3.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 9 (3.01%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.03%) Public Cloud
2 23 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (6.69%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 17 (5.69%) User Experience
7 11 (3.68%) Fintech
8 10 (3.34%) Management Information System
9 9 (3.01%) Client/Server
10 8 (2.68%) Clustering
11 7 (2.34%) Private Cloud
11 7 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.34%) Analytical Mindset
13 4 (1.34%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.34%) PKI
14 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
14 2 (0.67%) Life Science
15 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.06%) Windows
2 32 (10.70%) Linux
3 29 (9.70%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.01%) Unix
5 7 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Android
7 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (24.41%) DevOps
3 67 (22.41%) Scrum
4 59 (19.73%) MVC
5 56 (18.73%) Software Engineering
6 53 (17.73%) TDD
7 49 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (11.71%) BDD
10 26 (8.70%) Kanban
10 26 (8.70%) Programme Management
11 23 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
11 23 (7.69%) Microservices
12 22 (7.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (7.36%) ITIL
13 21 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (6.35%) Artificial Intelligence
15 18 (6.02%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 18 (6.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 117 (39.13%) C#
2 76 (25.42%) Python
3 75 (25.08%) JavaScript
4 71 (23.75%) SQL
5 67 (22.41%) Java
6 30 (10.03%) PowerShell
7 27 (9.03%) C++
8 21 (7.02%) TypeScript
9 13 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.68%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.34%) Ruby
12 9 (3.01%) C
13 7 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.34%) Scala
14 5 (1.67%) Go
15 4 (1.34%) PHP
15 4 (1.34%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.67%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.67%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (11.71%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.36%) Degree
3 19 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (6.35%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.01%) MCSA
4 12 (4.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.68%) MCSE
6 9 (3.01%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.34%) MCT
9 3 (1.00%) CCNA
9 3 (1.00%) CEH
9 3 (1.00%) CISA
9 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.00%) CISM
9 3 (1.00%) CISSP
9 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.00%) GIAC
9 3 (1.00%) ISEB
9 3 (1.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.35%) QA
2 9 (3.01%) SLA
3 8 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.34%) PMO
5 3 (1.00%) COBIT
5 3 (1.00%) GDPR
5 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 55 (18.39%) Docker
2 26 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 22 (7.36%) Active Directory
4 15 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.34%) NFS
7 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.33%) etcd
7 1 (0.33%) KVM
7 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (8.03%) Kubernetes
2 17 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (5.69%) Puppet
3 14 (4.68%) Ansible
4 12 (4.01%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.67%) Terraform
6 3 (1.00%) Kibana
6 3 (1.00%) SCCM
6 3 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.67%) Graphite
7 2 (0.67%) logstash
7 2 (0.67%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.67%) Salt
7 2 (0.67%) SCOM
7 2 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.33%) Consul
8 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.33%) Mesos
8 1 (0.33%) Packer
8 1 (0.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 110 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.70%) Google
3 22 (7.36%) Oracle
3 22 (7.36%) SAP
4 19 (6.35%) VMware
5 17 (5.69%) Atlassian
6 15 (5.02%) Juniper
7 14 (4.68%) Cisco
8 12 (4.01%) CheckPoint
9 11 (3.68%) Tableau
10 8 (2.68%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.34%) Citrix
11 7 (2.34%) McAfee
12 5 (1.67%) NetApp
12 5 (1.67%) Sophos
12 5 (1.67%) WatchGuard
13 4 (1.34%) Brocade
13 4 (1.34%) EMC
13 4 (1.34%) Forcepoint
13 4 (1.34%) Siemens