Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 40 74
Rank change year-on-year +26 +34 +102
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 280 159 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.60% 5.56% 3.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.91% 38.04% 48.56%
Number of salaries quoted 254 147 116
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,750 £48,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.67% -7.62% -27.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,850 £32,625
90th Percentile £75,875 £68,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 550 418 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.79% 14.62% 7.90%
Number of salaries quoted 493 342 207
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
Milton Keynes +20 168 £50,000 - 24
High Wycombe +25 51 £42,500 -19.05% 5
Gerrards Cross - 20 £33,750 - 1
Marlow +27 14 £78,750 +43.18% 3
Chesham -1 4 £22,500 -43.75%
Beaconsfield - 3 £75,000 - 1
Aylesbury +20 1 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Olney - 1 £50,000 - 1
Bletchley - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 145 (51.79%) .NET
2 137 (48.93%) C#
2 137 (48.93%) Microsoft
3 128 (45.71%) SQL Server
4 124 (44.29%) SQL
5 86 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (29.29%) MVC
7 79 (28.21%) Windows
8 75 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
9 69 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
10 57 (20.36%) JavaScript
11 56 (20.00%) E-Commerce
12 53 (18.93%) ASP.NET
13 50 (17.86%) AngularJS
14 44 (15.71%) Office 365
14 44 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
15 43 (15.36%) T-SQL
16 41 (14.64%) Windows Server
17 40 (14.29%) .NET Core
18 38 (13.57%) CSS
18 38 (13.57%) TDD
18 38 (13.57%) PowerShell
18 38 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
19 37 (13.21%) Scrum
19 37 (13.21%) HTML
20 36 (12.86%) ITIL
20 36 (12.86%) Active Directory
21 35 (12.50%) SaaS
21 35 (12.50%) SDLC
21 35 (12.50%) SOLID

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 26 (9.29%) IIS
2 21 (7.50%) Confluence
3 10 (3.57%) Apache
3 10 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.50%) CMS
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.14%) Kentico
5 6 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.43%) nginx
7 4 (1.43%) WordPress
8 3 (1.07%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.71%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.71%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (26.79%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (15.71%) Office 365
3 35 (12.50%) SaaS
4 25 (8.93%) PaaS
5 21 (7.50%) IaaS
6 7 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.43%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (1.43%) G Suite
7 4 (1.43%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.07%) Azure Functions
8 3 (1.07%) GitHub
8 3 (1.07%) Serverless
9 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.36%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.14%) DNS
2 18 (6.43%) Firewall
3 17 (6.07%) DHCP
4 13 (4.64%) LAN
4 13 (4.64%) WAN
5 12 (4.29%) VPN
6 11 (3.93%) Internet
7 9 (3.21%) MPLS
7 9 (3.21%) TCP/IP
8 8 (2.86%) IPsec
9 7 (2.50%) BGP
10 6 (2.14%) Extranet
10 6 (2.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (2.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (2.14%) NX-OS
10 6 (2.14%) OSPF
10 6 (2.14%) Wireless
11 5 (1.79%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.79%) PPTP
12 4 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.93%) MySQL
3 20 (7.14%) Redis
4 16 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (2.86%) Power BI
9 7 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.14%) OLTP
10 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.43%) GIS
11 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.07%) Geospatial Data
13 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 28 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 27 (9.64%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 20 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.79%) JIRA
5 13 (4.64%) Jenkins
6 11 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.79%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.79%) Hudson
9 3 (1.07%) Selenium
10 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.71%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.71%) NSubstitute
10 2 (0.71%) NUnit
10 2 (0.71%) Serilog
11 1 (0.36%) JMeter
General
1 19 (6.79%) Finance
2 12 (4.29%) Retail
3 11 (3.93%) Marketing
4 8 (2.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.07%) Banking
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (43.93%) Developer
2 83 (29.64%) .NET Developer
3 33 (11.79%) C# Developer
3 33 (11.79%) Senior Developer
4 26 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (8.57%) Analyst
5 24 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (8.21%) Architect
7 20 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 16 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (5.36%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (5.36%) Web Developer
10 14 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.00%) Integration Developer
11 13 (4.64%) Windows Engineer
12 12 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (4.29%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (51.79%) .NET
2 69 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 53 (18.93%) ASP.NET
4 50 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 40 (14.29%) .NET Core
6 38 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (13.57%) CSS
7 37 (13.21%) HTML
8 34 (12.14%) JSON
9 33 (11.79%) jQuery
10 32 (11.43%) Web Services
11 30 (10.71%) .NET Framework
11 30 (10.71%) XML
12 25 (8.93%) Entity Framework
12 25 (8.93%) RESTful
13 23 (8.21%) Node.js
14 22 (7.86%) RabbitMQ
15 19 (6.79%) CSS3
16 17 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.79%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.93%) Fintech
4 11 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.57%) User Experience
6 8 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 7 (2.50%) Clustering
8 6 (2.14%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.79%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.43%) HACMP
10 4 (1.43%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.07%) PKI
11 3 (1.07%) Tandem
12 2 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.71%) NHS
13 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.21%) Windows
2 41 (14.64%) Windows Server
3 19 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (6.43%) Android
4 18 (6.43%) Apple iOS
5 15 (5.36%) Linux
6 9 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.50%) Unix
8 4 (1.43%) AIX
8 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.43%) Solaris
8 4 (1.43%) VMS
8 4 (1.43%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.07%) DC/OS
9 3 (1.07%) Mesosphere
9 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (29.29%) MVC
3 56 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 44 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (13.57%) TDD
6 37 (13.21%) Scrum
7 36 (12.86%) ITIL
8 35 (12.50%) SDLC
8 35 (12.50%) SOLID
9 32 (11.43%) Coaching
9 32 (11.43%) DevOps
10 30 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 29 (10.36%) Test Automation
12 27 (9.64%) Unit Testing
13 24 (8.57%) Mentoring
14 21 (7.50%) High Availability
15 20 (7.14%) Microservices
15 20 (7.14%) System Testing
16 19 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (6.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (48.93%) C#
2 124 (44.29%) SQL
3 57 (20.36%) JavaScript
4 43 (15.36%) T-SQL
5 38 (13.57%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.79%) Delphi
7 12 (4.29%) PHP
8 11 (3.93%) Python
9 8 (2.86%) Java
10 6 (2.14%) TypeScript
11 5 (1.79%) Ruby
12 4 (1.43%) R
13 3 (1.07%) C
14 2 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.71%) Perl
14 2 (0.71%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.36%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.21%) MCSE
3 21 (7.50%) Degree
4 18 (6.43%) MCSA
5 14 (5.00%) CCA
5 14 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (2.86%) CISSP
6 8 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
7 6 (2.14%) CCIE
7 6 (2.14%) CCNP
7 6 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (1.79%) MCP
8 5 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.79%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.07%) SSCP
10 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.36%) ISEB
10 1 (0.36%) MCITP
10 1 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.36%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 5 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.43%) PMO
5 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 36 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 19 (6.79%) Docker
4 18 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.79%) XenApp
5 5 (1.79%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.79%) XenServer
6 4 (1.43%) GPFS
6 4 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.79%) XenMobile
3 4 (1.43%) Nessus
3 4 (1.43%) SCCM
4 3 (1.07%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.07%) Packer
4 3 (1.07%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.07%) Terraform
4 3 (1.07%) WSUS
5 2 (0.71%) Ansible
6 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.36%) Munin
6 1 (0.36%) Nagios
6 1 (0.36%) Netcool
6 1 (0.36%) Puppet
6 1 (0.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 137 (48.93%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.79%) VMware
3 19 (6.79%) Oracle
3 19 (6.79%) Sitecore
4 18 (6.43%) Citrix
5 16 (5.71%) New Relic
5 16 (5.71%) Splunk
6 8 (2.86%) Cisco
6 8 (2.86%) Google
7 7 (2.50%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (2.14%) F5
8 6 (2.14%) SAP
8 6 (2.14%) Telerik
9 5 (1.79%) Ivanti
9 5 (1.79%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.43%) Intel
10 4 (1.43%) NetApp
10 4 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.07%) CA