Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 46 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 +38
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 319 253 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.55% 6.66% 3.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.53% 37.82% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 293 220 108
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,738 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £78,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 787 669 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.09% 17.62% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 614 560 317
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -7.41% +2.86%
10th Percentile £29,125 £30,475 £30,650
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,350 £87,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -6.98%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 177 (55.49%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (37.62%) Microsoft
4 104 (32.60%) C#
5 87 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 86 (26.96%) DevOps
7 81 (25.39%) .NET
8 75 (23.51%) JavaScript
9 68 (21.32%) Scrum
10 67 (21.00%) MVC
10 67 (21.00%) Java
11 66 (20.69%) SQL
11 66 (20.69%) Python
12 65 (20.38%) HTML
13 62 (19.44%) TDD
14 61 (19.12%) ASP.NET
15 56 (17.55%) Software Engineering
15 56 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
16 54 (16.93%) Docker
17 52 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
18 50 (15.67%) AngularJS
19 47 (14.73%) CSS
20 45 (14.11%) Windows
21 42 (13.17%) Finance
22 39 (12.23%) Security Cleared
23 37 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
23 37 (11.60%) BDD
24 36 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
24 36 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 35 (10.97%) Linux

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 6 (1.88%) IIS
2 5 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.57%) OpenStack
2 5 (1.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (1.25%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.94%) Apache
4 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.31%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.31%) JBoss
6 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.31%) Maya
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (55.49%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
3 33 (10.34%) SaaS
4 28 (8.78%) PaaS
5 26 (8.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 22 (6.90%) IaaS
7 16 (5.02%) Office 365
8 8 (2.51%) Serverless
9 4 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.94%) Azure Functions
10 3 (0.94%) Azure Machine Learning
10 3 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.63%) Datadog
11 2 (0.63%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.31%) npm
12 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.15%) Firewall
2 11 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.45%) VoIP
3 10 (3.13%) HTTP
3 10 (3.13%) SSL
4 6 (1.88%) BGP
4 6 (1.88%) Ethernet
4 6 (1.88%) LAN
4 6 (1.88%) VPN
4 6 (1.88%) WAN
5 5 (1.57%) ADSL
5 5 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (1.57%) iSCSI
5 5 (1.57%) MPLS
5 5 (1.57%) OSPF
5 5 (1.57%) VRRP
5 5 (1.57%) Wireless
5 5 (1.57%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 20 (6.27%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.96%) Hadoop
4 19 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.33%) MySQL
6 15 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (3.76%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (3.45%) CouchDB
10 10 (3.13%) Power BI
10 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (2.51%) Big Data
12 8 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.57%) Data Lake
13 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (7.52%) Git (software)
2 20 (6.27%) Visual Studio
3 18 (5.64%) Jenkins
3 18 (5.64%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (4.39%) JIRA
5 13 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.82%) Selenium
7 8 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.19%) JMeter
8 7 (2.19%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.19%) Subversion
9 6 (1.88%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.57%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.57%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.57%) MSTest
10 5 (1.57%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.57%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.57%) TestComplete
10 5 (1.57%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 5 (1.57%) WebDriver
General
1 42 (13.17%) Finance
2 34 (10.66%) Marketing
3 32 (10.03%) Telecoms
4 30 (9.40%) Electronics
5 29 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.57%) Games
7 4 (1.25%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.63%) Automotive
8 2 (0.63%) Retail
9 1 (0.31%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (24.14%) Developer
2 51 (15.99%) Architect
3 46 (14.42%) Software Engineer
4 40 (12.54%) .NET Developer
5 32 (10.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (7.52%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.58%) Consultant
8 21 (6.58%) Security Engineer
8 21 (6.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.27%) AWS Architect
10 19 (5.96%) C# Developer
10 19 (5.96%) Cloud Architect
11 18 (5.64%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 17 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
13 16 (5.02%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (5.02%) Technical Architect
14 15 (4.70%) Analyst
14 15 (4.70%) DevOps Engineer
14 15 (4.70%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (25.39%) .NET
2 65 (20.38%) HTML
3 61 (19.12%) ASP.NET
4 50 (15.67%) AngularJS
5 47 (14.73%) CSS
6 37 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (9.09%) Web Services
8 24 (7.52%) HTML5
9 20 (6.27%) .NET Framework
9 20 (6.27%) REST
10 17 (5.33%) Node.js
11 16 (5.02%) SOAP
12 14 (4.39%) .NET Core
12 14 (4.39%) Entity Framework
12 14 (4.39%) jQuery
13 12 (3.76%) CSS3
13 12 (3.76%) React
14 10 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 25 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.21%) Fintech
4 21 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (6.27%) User Experience
6 19 (5.96%) Computer Science
7 17 (5.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.82%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.25%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (1.25%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) Robotics
13 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.31%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.31%) PKI
13 1 (0.31%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.11%) Windows
2 35 (10.97%) Linux
3 17 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.08%) Unix
5 11 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) CentOS
6 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) DC/OS
7 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (26.96%) DevOps
3 68 (21.32%) Scrum
4 67 (21.00%) MVC
5 62 (19.44%) TDD
6 56 (17.55%) Problem-Solving
6 56 (17.55%) Software Engineering
7 52 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (11.60%) BDD
9 36 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 33 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 33 (10.34%) Programme Management
11 30 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (9.40%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (8.15%) Deployment Automation
12 26 (8.15%) SOLID
13 24 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (7.52%) Decision-Making
14 21 (6.58%) Presales
14 21 (6.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (32.60%) C#
2 75 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 67 (21.00%) Java
4 66 (20.69%) Python
4 66 (20.69%) SQL
5 31 (9.72%) PowerShell
6 25 (7.84%) C++
7 21 (6.58%) TypeScript
8 18 (5.64%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.39%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.08%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.76%) Ruby
12 8 (2.51%) Go
13 6 (1.88%) C
14 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.94%) Perl
15 3 (0.94%) PHP
16 2 (0.63%) R
17 1 (0.31%) F#
17 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 28 (8.78%) Degree
3 22 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (6.27%) MCSA
4 20 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (5.96%) MCSE
6 16 (5.02%) AWS Certification
7 12 (3.76%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.57%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.57%) MCT
9 3 (0.94%) ISEB
10 2 (0.63%) CCNA
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.31%) CISSP
11 1 (0.31%) MCP
11 1 (0.31%) SANS
11 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.64%) SLA
2 12 (3.76%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) PMO
4 2 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.63%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (16.93%) Docker
2 30 (9.40%) Hyper-V
3 26 (8.15%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (5.64%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.57%) NFS
7 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.31%) etcd
8 1 (0.31%) KVM
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) XenApp
8 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (9.40%) Kubernetes
2 24 (7.52%) SCVMM
3 21 (6.58%) Puppet
4 18 (5.64%) Ansible
5 14 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (3.45%) Terraform
7 5 (1.57%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.57%) Salt
8 3 (0.94%) Graphite
8 3 (0.94%) Kibana
8 3 (0.94%) Packer
9 2 (0.63%) logstash
9 2 (0.63%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.31%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.31%) Icinga
10 1 (0.31%) Mesos
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.31%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.31%) SCSM
Vendors
1 120 (37.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.40%) Google
3 29 (9.09%) SAP
4 21 (6.58%) Oracle
5 18 (5.64%) Juniper
6 15 (4.70%) VMware
7 13 (4.08%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.82%) Cisco
9 7 (2.19%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.88%) SolarWinds
11 5 (1.57%) BT
11 5 (1.57%) Forcepoint
11 5 (1.57%) McAfee
11 5 (1.57%) Meraki
11 5 (1.57%) NetApp
11 5 (1.57%) New Relic
11 5 (1.57%) Siemens
11 5 (1.57%) Sophos
11 5 (1.57%) Splunk
11 5 (1.57%) WatchGuard