Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 28 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 +31 +76
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 225 195 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 10.08% 6.78% 4.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.44% 37.50% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 210 195 130
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £63,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 518 520 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.20% 18.08% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 449 399 242
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,800 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Milton Keynes +16 142 £50,000 +11.11% 13
High Wycombe -3 20 £43,500 -17.14% 5
Gerrards Cross - 20 £45,000 -
Marlow +23 8 £70,000 +43.59% 1
Olney - 8 £50,000 -
Bletchley - 3 £35,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 3 £37,000 -
Aylesbury +15 1 £51,500 +28.75%
Buckingham -6 1 £52,500 +16.67%
Beaconsfield -12 1 £57,500 +76.92%
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 133 (59.11%) Microsoft
2 98 (43.56%) SQL
3 81 (36.00%) C#
4 80 (35.56%) .NET
5 79 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
6 70 (31.11%) MVC
7 67 (29.78%) Office 365
8 59 (26.22%) SQL Server
8 59 (26.22%) Windows
9 54 (24.00%) JavaScript
9 54 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 51 (22.67%) Active Directory
11 45 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 45 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 43 (19.11%) VMware
13 41 (18.22%) Firewall
13 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (17.78%) XML
15 39 (17.33%) Hyper-V
16 37 (16.44%) JSON
17 32 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (13.78%) DevOps
18 31 (13.78%) Windows Server
18 31 (13.78%) Scrum
18 31 (13.78%) CSS
18 31 (13.78%) HTML
18 31 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (12.44%) Linux
20 26 (11.56%) Load Balancing
20 26 (11.56%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 15 (6.67%) IIS
2 13 (5.78%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.00%) nginx
3 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.11%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.78%) CMS
6 4 (1.78%) Commerce Server
6 4 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.33%) Confluence
7 3 (1.33%) Kentico
7 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.89%) JBoss
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) HipChat
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 79 (35.11%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (29.78%) Office 365
3 21 (9.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (8.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (5.78%) IaaS
6 9 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (3.56%) PaaS
8 6 (2.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (2.22%) Power Platform
9 5 (2.22%) SaaS
10 3 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.33%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.89%) GitHub
11 2 (0.89%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.89%) Route 53
11 2 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (18.22%) Firewall
2 24 (10.67%) DHCP
2 24 (10.67%) DNS
3 20 (8.89%) VPN
4 16 (7.11%) MPLS
5 14 (6.22%) Network Security
5 14 (6.22%) VLAN
6 13 (5.78%) Wireless
7 11 (4.89%) Internet
8 9 (4.00%) IPsec
9 8 (3.56%) LAN
9 8 (3.56%) WAN
10 7 (3.11%) BGP
10 7 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (3.11%) OSPF
11 6 (2.67%) IPv4
11 6 (2.67%) IPv6
11 6 (2.67%) PPTP
11 6 (2.67%) RSVP
11 6 (2.67%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (26.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.22%) MySQL
3 11 (4.89%) MongoDB
3 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (4.00%) Redis
4 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.11%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.67%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.22%) Power BI
8 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.22%) JIRA
5 4 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.78%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.44%) GitLab
7 1 (0.44%) JMeter
7 1 (0.44%) Maven
7 1 (0.44%) MSTest
7 1 (0.44%) NUnit
7 1 (0.44%) Selenium
7 1 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (8.00%) Retail
2 12 (5.33%) Finance
3 6 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.33%) Banking
4 3 (1.33%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (31.56%) Developer
2 43 (19.11%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (9.78%) Senior Developer
5 20 (8.89%) C# Developer
5 20 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.44%) Architect
7 18 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (7.56%) Analyst
8 17 (7.56%) Applications Support
9 16 (7.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.11%) Sitecore Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Support Analyst
14 11 (4.89%) C# Software Engineer
14 11 (4.89%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (35.56%) .NET
2 45 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (18.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 40 (17.78%) XML
5 37 (16.44%) JSON
6 32 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (13.78%) CSS
7 31 (13.78%) HTML
8 23 (10.22%) AngularJS
9 20 (8.89%) jQuery
9 20 (8.89%) Web Services
10 18 (8.00%) .NET Core
10 18 (8.00%) RESTful
11 16 (7.11%) .NET Framework
12 10 (4.44%) Entity Framework
13 9 (4.00%) LINQ
14 7 (3.11%) 802.1X
14 7 (3.11%) Spring
15 6 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (2.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
1 16 (7.11%) Public Cloud
2 13 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.11%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.67%) Clustering
4 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.78%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.33%) Fintech
6 3 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.89%) FMCG
7 2 (0.89%) HACMP
7 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (26.22%) Windows
2 31 (13.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (12.44%) Linux
4 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.67%) DC/OS
5 6 (2.67%) Mesosphere
6 4 (1.78%) VMS
7 3 (1.33%) Unix
8 2 (0.89%) AIX
8 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.89%) Solaris
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.11%) MVC
2 54 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 31 (13.78%) DevOps
4 31 (13.78%) Scrum
5 26 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (11.56%) Load Balancing
6 25 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 24 (10.67%) Unit Testing
8 22 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (9.33%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.56%) Mentoring
11 15 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (6.22%) Inversion of Control
13 13 (5.78%) ITIL
14 12 (5.33%) High Availability
14 12 (5.33%) Presales
15 11 (4.89%) Analytics
15 11 (4.89%) Project Management
15 11 (4.89%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (43.56%) SQL
2 81 (36.00%) C#
3 54 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (9.78%) PowerShell
5 16 (7.11%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.44%) Bash Shell
7 9 (4.00%) Java
8 8 (3.56%) Python
8 8 (3.56%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.33%) Ruby
10 2 (0.89%) R
10 2 (0.89%) VB
11 1 (0.44%) Go
11 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.67%) MCSA
3 22 (9.78%) MCSE
4 12 (5.33%) Degree
5 8 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.11%) MCITP
7 6 (2.67%) CCNP
8 5 (2.22%) CCA
8 5 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.89%) CCNA
10 2 (0.89%) MCP
10 2 (0.89%) VCP6
10 2 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.44%) CCDP
11 1 (0.44%) CCIE
11 1 (0.44%) CISSP
11 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) SLA
2 9 (4.00%) GDPR
3 5 (2.22%) HL7
4 3 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.89%) PMO
5 2 (0.89%) QA
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.44%) NIST 800
System Software
1 51 (22.67%) Active Directory
2 39 (17.33%) Hyper-V
3 23 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (8.00%) Docker
5 12 (5.33%) vSphere
6 4 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.89%) Firmware
7 2 (0.89%) GPFS
7 2 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (4.44%) Kubernetes
2 10 (4.44%) Puppet
3 7 (3.11%) SCCM
3 7 (3.11%) Terraform
4 6 (2.67%) Ansible
5 5 (2.22%) WSUS
6 3 (1.33%) Packer
7 2 (0.89%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.89%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.44%) Grafana
8 1 (0.44%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 133 (59.11%) Microsoft
2 43 (19.11%) VMware
3 21 (9.33%) Sitecore
4 17 (7.56%) Google
5 14 (6.22%) IBM
6 13 (5.78%) Veeam
7 12 (5.33%) Cisco
8 10 (4.44%) Citrix
9 8 (3.56%) BT
9 8 (3.56%) Fujitsu
10 7 (3.11%) Oracle
11 6 (2.67%) Palo Alto
11 6 (2.67%) Xamarin
12 4 (1.78%) Meraki
13 3 (1.33%) Juniper
14 2 (0.89%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.89%) F5
14 2 (0.89%) Intel
14 2 (0.89%) NetApp
15 1 (0.44%) Splunk