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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West / Dorset
Rank 35 75 83
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.76% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.00% 14.93% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 9
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +8.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £39,079 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £58,200 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40 67 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 10.58% 9.38% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 59 55
Median salary £40,000 £30,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.23% -19.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +6 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Bournemouth +34 5 £43,000 -1.71% 2
Microsoft Azure
South West

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 19 (52.78%) C#
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) CSS
5 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
5 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (30.56%) Office 365
6 10 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 10 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.22%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
9 7 (19.44%) React
10 6 (16.67%) SDLC
10 6 (16.67%) Presales
10 6 (16.67%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) XML
10 6 (16.67%) HTTP
10 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
10 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing

Microsoft Azure
Top Related 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
1 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) IaaS
3 4 (11.11%) GitHub
3 4 (11.11%) SaaS
4 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.56%) PaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) DHCP
2 3 (8.33%) DNS
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (8.33%) VLAN
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) RavenDB
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Bower
2 4 (11.11%) Grunt
2 4 (11.11%) gulp
2 4 (11.11%) Moq
2 4 (11.11%) Protractor
3 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Azure Developer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) CSS
2 13 (36.11%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
6 7 (19.44%) React
7 6 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 6 (16.67%) LINQ
7 6 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) Angular 2
8 5 (13.89%) Ionic Framework
9 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Core
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (5.56%) CSS3
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5
12 1 (2.78%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Presales
4 6 (16.67%) SDLC
4 6 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) SOLID
5 4 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design
6 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 2 (5.56%) OOP
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (41.67%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CCNA
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.33%) MCSE
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Draytek
2 3 (8.33%) Juniper
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago