Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 31 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 +31 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 142 99 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 12.20% 7.92% 4.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.92% 44.00% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 131 92 38
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £31,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,625
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

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 347 225 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 29.81% 18.00% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 307 201 122
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% -2.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,500 £24,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 18 December 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 18 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
Bournemouth +4 80 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Poole +36 53 £42,500 +28.79% 15
Ferndown - 8 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 78 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 65 (45.77%) C#
3 64 (45.07%) .NET
4 55 (38.73%) JavaScript
5 52 (36.62%) MVC
6 48 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
7 47 (33.10%) SQL Server
7 47 (33.10%) Windows
8 44 (30.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (30.28%) Office 365
10 40 (28.17%) ASP.NET
11 38 (26.76%) SQL
11 38 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 37 (26.06%) TDD
13 36 (25.35%) Finance
14 33 (23.24%) Git (software)
15 32 (22.54%) AngularJS
15 32 (22.54%) VMware
16 31 (21.83%) Active Directory
17 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (17.61%) HTML
18 25 (17.61%) CSS
19 24 (16.90%) WCF
19 24 (16.90%) Windows Server
20 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
20 23 (16.20%) Web Services
21 22 (15.49%) ITIL
21 22 (15.49%) MS Exchange
21 22 (15.49%) SOLID

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 22 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.38%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.04%) IIS
3 10 (7.04%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (33.80%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (30.28%) Office 365
3 22 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (12.68%) GitHub
5 14 (9.86%) SaaS
6 5 (3.52%) IaaS
7 4 (2.82%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.11%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (2.11%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.70%) npm
9 1 (0.70%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) Firewall
2 17 (11.97%) LAN
3 16 (11.27%) WAN
4 12 (8.45%) SAN
5 11 (7.75%) DNS
6 10 (7.04%) Skype
6 10 (7.04%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.34%) Unified Communications
8 6 (4.23%) NAS
8 6 (4.23%) VPN
9 5 (3.52%) DHCP
9 5 (3.52%) Wireless
10 3 (2.11%) Internet
10 3 (2.11%) WLAN
11 2 (1.41%) IMAP
11 2 (1.41%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.41%) PSTN
11 2 (1.41%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (33.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (7.75%) MySQL
3 10 (7.04%) MariaDB
4 8 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.82%) Redis
6 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.11%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.11%) Big Data
8 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.70%) Bigtable
9 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (23.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.04%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.63%) Grunt
4 6 (4.23%) gulp
4 6 (4.23%) Protractor
5 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.82%) webpack
6 3 (2.11%) Bower
7 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 36 (25.35%) Finance
2 11 (7.75%) Marketing
3 8 (5.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.82%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Games
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (50.70%) Developer
2 53 (37.32%) .NET Developer
3 32 (22.54%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.61%) Azure Developer
6 15 (10.56%) Senior Developer
6 15 (10.56%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Support Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Architect
8 11 (7.75%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Cloud Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (7.04%) Cloud Specialist
9 10 (7.04%) IT Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) Marketing Specialist
9 10 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (7.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (45.07%) .NET
2 44 (30.99%) ASP.NET Web API
3 40 (28.17%) ASP.NET
4 38 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (22.54%) AngularJS
6 25 (17.61%) CSS
6 25 (17.61%) HTML
7 24 (16.90%) WCF
8 23 (16.20%) Web Services
9 17 (11.97%) jQuery
10 15 (10.56%) .NET Core
11 14 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (8.45%) React
13 11 (7.75%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.63%) Node.js
14 8 (5.63%) Vue.js
15 6 (4.23%) Ajax
15 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 5 (3.52%) Ionic Framework
16 5 (3.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (9.86%) Public Cloud
2 12 (8.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.04%) User Experience
4 7 (4.93%) Clustering
5 6 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.10%) Windows
2 24 (16.90%) Windows Server
3 20 (14.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (10.56%) Linux
5 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (7.04%) Windows 10
7 9 (6.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.52%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.62%) MVC
2 37 (26.06%) TDD
3 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (15.49%) ITIL
4 22 (15.49%) SOLID
5 19 (13.38%) BDD
6 16 (11.27%) Microservices
7 14 (9.86%) Scrum
7 14 (9.86%) SOA
7 14 (9.86%) Software Engineering
7 14 (9.86%) Web Development
8 13 (9.15%) DevOps
9 12 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (7.75%) Creative Thinking
11 10 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.63%) Matrix Organization
12 8 (5.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.77%) C#
2 55 (38.73%) JavaScript
3 38 (26.76%) SQL
4 20 (14.08%) Python
5 13 (9.15%) TypeScript
6 11 (7.75%) PHP
7 9 (6.34%) C
7 9 (6.34%) Java
8 8 (5.63%) Go
9 7 (4.93%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.70%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) ES6
12 1 (0.70%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (12.68%) Degree
3 14 (9.86%) MCSA
4 13 (9.15%) MCSE
5 12 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (7.75%) MCITP
7 10 (7.04%) AWS Certification
7 10 (7.04%) RHCE
8 5 (3.52%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (2.11%) CCNA
10 3 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.41%) CCA
12 1 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) ISO 14001
1 4 (2.82%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.41%) PMO
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 31 (21.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (16.20%) Hyper-V
3 16 (11.27%) Docker
4 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (9.15%) Ansible
1 13 (9.15%) SCCM
2 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.11%) Puppet
5 2 (1.41%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 78 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 32 (22.54%) VMware
3 17 (11.97%) Citrix
4 13 (9.15%) Google
5 10 (7.04%) DevExpress
5 10 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.93%) Cisco
7 4 (2.82%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.11%) Meraki
8 3 (2.11%) SonicWALL
8 3 (2.11%) Ubiquiti
8 3 (2.11%) Veeam
8 3 (2.11%) Xamarin
9 2 (1.41%) Apple
9 2 (1.41%) Equitrac
10 1 (0.70%) IBM
10 1 (0.70%) Informatica
10 1 (0.70%) Talend