Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 64 79
Rank change year-on-year +28 +15 +29
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 84 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.42% 3.78% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.21% 31.54% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 77 38 43
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,125 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +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 Dorset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 190 130 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 16.78% 11.99% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 179 127 84
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +29 61 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Poole -10 11 £37,682 +0.48% 2
Weymouth - 5 £24,000 -
Wimborne - 2 £40,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 47 (55.95%) JavaScript
2 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
3 40 (47.62%) .NET
4 36 (42.86%) C#
4 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 35 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (38.10%) SQL
7 31 (36.90%) HTML
7 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
7 31 (36.90%) CSS
8 29 (34.52%) AngularJS
9 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (29.76%) MVC
11 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
13 21 (25.00%) SDLC
14 20 (23.81%) jQuery
15 18 (21.43%) Ajax
16 17 (20.24%) Google
16 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2005
16 17 (20.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (20.24%) TDD
16 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (20.24%) IIS
16 17 (20.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
17 13 (15.48%) DevOps
17 13 (15.48%) React
17 13 (15.48%) Linux

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 17 (20.24%) IIS
2 11 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 35 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) Internet
2 6 (7.14%) VoIP
3 5 (5.95%) LAN
3 5 (5.95%) WAN
4 3 (3.57%) DHCP
4 3 (3.57%) DNS
4 3 (3.57%) Firewall
5 2 (2.38%) SMS
5 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (20.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (13.10%) MariaDB
4 11 (13.10%) MongoDB
4 11 (13.10%) MySQL
5 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.76%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.19%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.10%) Grunt
2 11 (13.10%) gulp
2 11 (13.10%) webpack
3 4 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.19%) git-flow
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (59.52%) Developer
2 27 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 17 (20.24%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.24%) C# Developer
4 12 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (13.10%) Junior
5 11 (13.10%) Junior Developer
6 10 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Junior Software Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Azure Consultant
7 9 (10.71%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Consultant
8 8 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.52%) PHP Developer
9 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (8.33%) SQL Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Head of IT
10 6 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
10 6 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (47.62%) .NET
2 31 (36.90%) ASP.NET
2 31 (36.90%) CSS
2 31 (36.90%) HTML
3 29 (34.52%) AngularJS
4 24 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (23.81%) jQuery
6 18 (21.43%) Ajax
7 17 (20.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (15.48%) React
9 12 (14.29%) Node.js
10 11 (13.10%) Backbone.js
10 11 (13.10%) Ember.js
10 11 (13.10%) Express
10 11 (13.10%) Laravel
10 11 (13.10%) MEAN Stack
10 11 (13.10%) RESTful
10 11 (13.10%) Symfony
11 9 (10.71%) Web Services
12 6 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (7.14%) PKI
4 3 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.57%) Mac OS
4 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.76%) MVC
3 21 (25.00%) SDLC
4 17 (20.24%) TDD
5 13 (15.48%) DevOps
6 11 (13.10%) ITIL
7 10 (11.90%) Operations Management
8 9 (10.71%) OO
9 8 (9.52%) Service Management
9 8 (9.52%) Web Development
10 7 (8.33%) ETL
10 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
11 6 (7.14%) OOP
11 6 (7.14%) People Management
11 6 (7.14%) Presales
11 6 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 6 (7.14%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.95%) Migration
12 5 (5.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.95%) JavaScript
2 36 (42.86%) C#
3 32 (38.10%) SQL
4 11 (13.10%) PHP
5 5 (5.95%) Java
5 5 (5.95%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (7.14%) MCSE
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) GCP
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) Docker
1 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) Ansible
1 11 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (13.10%) Puppet
2 6 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) Google
3 12 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) Citrix
4 6 (7.14%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.76%) Informatica
5 4 (4.76%) Talend
6 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.19%) EMC
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle