Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 53 80
Rank change year-on-year +34 +27 +22
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 219 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 15.61% 4.39% 2.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 53.81% 35.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 199 40 26
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,963 £28,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,450 £49,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -5.88%

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 Dorset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 407 106 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.01% 12.25% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 359 105 103
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,610 £21,100 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Dorset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Dorset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Dorset over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Dorset

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Bournemouth +20 148 £40,000 +14.29% 15
Poole +20 66 £39,000 +11.43% 10
Wimborne - 1 £50,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 141 (64.38%) Microsoft
2 130 (59.36%) .NET
3 122 (55.71%) C#
4 120 (54.79%) SQL Server
5 117 (53.42%) ASP.NET
6 97 (44.29%) MVC
7 82 (37.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 76 (34.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 71 (32.42%) Finance
9 71 (32.42%) SQL
10 69 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
11 68 (31.05%) TDD
12 67 (30.59%) AngularJS
13 65 (29.68%) Office 365
14 63 (28.77%) JavaScript
15 57 (26.03%) SOLID
16 54 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
17 53 (24.20%) Scrum
18 47 (21.46%) BDD
19 46 (21.00%) Git (software)
20 43 (19.63%) WCF
21 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
22 41 (18.72%) SOA
22 41 (18.72%) Windows
23 39 (17.81%) Web Services
24 37 (16.89%) TypeScript
25 36 (16.44%) ITIL
26 35 (15.98%) Degree
26 35 (15.98%) jQuery
27 34 (15.53%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 31 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 22 (10.05%) IIS
3 18 (8.22%) MS Exchange
4 12 (5.48%) Skype for Business
5 10 (4.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (3.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.91%) Apache
10 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 65 (29.68%) Office 365
2 54 (24.66%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (5.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.74%) GitHub
4 6 (2.74%) OneDrive
5 5 (2.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.28%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.96%) Firewall
2 20 (9.13%) DNS
3 14 (6.39%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.94%) SAN
5 12 (5.48%) Skype
6 11 (5.02%) VPN
7 10 (4.57%) NAS
8 9 (4.11%) LAN
8 9 (4.11%) Unified Communications
9 8 (3.65%) DHCP
9 8 (3.65%) WAN
10 7 (3.20%) VoIP
11 6 (2.74%) Internet
11 6 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
12 5 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.83%) Remote Desktop
14 3 (1.37%) PBX
14 3 (1.37%) Wireless
15 2 (0.91%) DDNS
15 2 (0.91%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (54.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (3.65%) OLAP
7 4 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.83%) Redis
8 3 (1.37%) MySQL
8 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.91%) Power BI
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (21.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.46%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.46%) ERwin
4 1 (0.46%) Grunt
4 1 (0.46%) gulp
4 1 (0.46%) MSTest
4 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.46%) webpack
General
1 71 (32.42%) Finance
2 4 (1.83%) Marketing
3 2 (0.91%) Back Office
3 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (58.90%) Developer
2 100 (45.66%) .NET Developer
3 64 (29.22%) C# Developer
4 59 (26.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (17.35%) Angular Developer
6 37 (16.89%) Software Developer
7 34 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 26 (11.87%) .NET Software Developer
8 26 (11.87%) C# Software Developer
9 18 (8.22%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.76%) Azure Developer
11 16 (7.31%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (6.85%) Administrator
12 15 (6.85%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (6.39%) Consultant
13 14 (6.39%) Designer
13 14 (6.39%) Infrastructure Designer
14 13 (5.94%) Agile .NET Developer
14 13 (5.94%) Agile C# Developer
14 13 (5.94%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (59.36%) .NET
2 117 (53.42%) ASP.NET
3 82 (37.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 76 (34.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 67 (30.59%) AngularJS
6 43 (19.63%) WCF
7 39 (17.81%) Web Services
8 35 (15.98%) jQuery
9 34 (15.53%) .NET Framework
10 32 (14.61%) ASP.NET Core
11 26 (11.87%) .NET Core
12 21 (9.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 19 (8.68%) CSS
14 18 (8.22%) Entity Framework
14 18 (8.22%) HTML
14 18 (8.22%) React
15 13 (5.94%) REST
15 13 (5.94%) Vue.js
15 13 (5.94%) WinForms
16 11 (5.02%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.70%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.39%) Fintech
3 10 (4.57%) Clustering
4 8 (3.65%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.28%) User Experience
6 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.37%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.91%) PKI
7 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.72%) Windows
2 17 (7.76%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.20%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (0.91%) Android
7 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (44.29%) MVC
2 69 (31.51%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (31.05%) TDD
4 57 (26.03%) SOLID
5 53 (24.20%) Scrum
6 47 (21.46%) BDD
7 41 (18.72%) SOA
8 36 (16.44%) ITIL
9 31 (14.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (14.16%) Migration
10 29 (13.24%) Microservices
10 29 (13.24%) Test Automation
11 26 (11.87%) Creative Thinking
12 25 (11.42%) Web Development
13 22 (10.05%) Software Engineering
14 18 (8.22%) IT Strategy
15 15 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 15 (6.85%) ITIL V3
15 15 (6.85%) Unit Testing
16 14 (6.39%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 122 (55.71%) C#
2 71 (32.42%) SQL
3 63 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.89%) TypeScript
5 19 (8.68%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.28%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.91%) C
9 2 (0.91%) Java
9 2 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) PHP
10 1 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (15.98%) Degree
2 34 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.28%) MCSE
5 4 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.37%) MCITP
6 3 (1.37%) MCSA
7 2 (0.91%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.91%) CCA
7 2 (0.91%) RHCE
8 1 (0.46%) CCNA
8 1 (0.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.20%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.74%) ISO 14001
2 6 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.37%) GDPR
4 2 (0.91%) PMO
4 2 (0.91%) SLA
5 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 42 (19.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (13.24%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.20%) Docker
5 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.91%) vSphere
5 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) Firmware
6 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (12.33%) SCCM
2 19 (8.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.37%) Ansible
6 2 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.46%) Puppet
7 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 141 (64.38%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.79%) VMware
3 25 (11.42%) Citrix
4 14 (6.39%) Google
5 12 (5.48%) Cisco
6 9 (4.11%) Oracle
7 6 (2.74%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.83%) Apple
9 3 (1.37%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (1.37%) BroadSoft
9 3 (1.37%) DevExpress
9 3 (1.37%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.91%) Equitrac
10 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.46%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.46%) Meraki
11 1 (0.46%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.46%) Telerik
11 1 (0.46%) Veeam
11 1 (0.46%) Xamarin