Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 51 91
Rank change year-on-year +32 +40 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 236 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 14.83% 4.34% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.73% 41.38% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 225 38 25
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,395 £32,000 £34,700
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,675 £62,300
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +12.50%

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 416 87 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 26.15% 10.48% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 375 87 110
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +23.97% -19.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £20,650 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,250 £47,725
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +29 179 £40,000 +3.23% 13
Poole +4 52 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Wimborne - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 154 (65.25%) .NET
2 148 (62.71%) Microsoft
3 144 (61.02%) C#
4 141 (59.75%) ASP.NET
5 136 (57.63%) SQL Server
6 121 (51.27%) MVC
7 97 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 91 (38.56%) JavaScript
8 91 (38.56%) AngularJS
9 77 (32.63%) SQL
10 76 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
11 74 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 67 (28.39%) Finance
13 62 (26.27%) Amazon AWS
14 61 (25.85%) TDD
15 58 (24.58%) .NET Framework
16 55 (23.31%) jQuery
17 50 (21.19%) Office 365
18 49 (20.76%) Scrum
19 48 (20.34%) SOLID
20 44 (18.64%) WCF
21 43 (18.22%) ASP.NET Core
22 41 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 40 (16.95%) BDD
23 40 (16.95%) TypeScript
24 38 (16.10%) Web Services
24 38 (16.10%) ITIL
25 36 (15.25%) Active Directory
25 36 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
26 35 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification

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 24 (10.17%) IIS
2 21 (8.90%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.24%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.54%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 62 (26.27%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (21.19%) Office 365
3 21 (8.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.97%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.27%) IaaS
5 3 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) VoIP
2 9 (3.81%) DNS
2 9 (3.81%) Firewall
3 7 (2.97%) LAN
3 7 (2.97%) WAN
4 6 (2.54%) SAN
4 6 (2.54%) Skype
5 5 (2.12%) DHCP
5 5 (2.12%) Unified Communications
6 4 (1.69%) NAS
6 4 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.27%) Internet
7 3 (1.27%) PBX
7 3 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.27%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.42%) NFC
8 1 (0.42%) SMS
8 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (57.63%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (10.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (5.93%) OLAP
7 11 (4.66%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (4.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.54%) MySQL
9 6 (2.54%) Power BI
9 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (2.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (2.12%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.12%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.12%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.42%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 35 (14.83%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.36%) Visual Studio
3 12 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.12%) Grunt
4 5 (2.12%) gulp
4 5 (2.12%) webpack
5 4 (1.69%) MSTest
6 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 67 (28.39%) Finance
2 14 (5.93%) Marketing
3 2 (0.85%) Advertising
3 2 (0.85%) Back Office
3 2 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 153 (64.83%) Developer
2 111 (47.03%) .NET Developer
3 77 (32.63%) C# Developer
4 72 (30.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (19.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 45 (19.07%) Software Developer
7 42 (17.80%) Angular Developer
8 27 (11.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (11.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (10.59%) .NET Software Developer
9 25 (10.59%) C# Software Developer
9 25 (10.59%) Senior Developer
10 24 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 24 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (8.47%) Consultant
12 15 (6.36%) Administrator
13 14 (5.93%) Azure Developer
14 13 (5.51%) Agile .NET Developer
14 13 (5.51%) Agile C# Developer
14 13 (5.51%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (65.25%) .NET
2 141 (59.75%) ASP.NET
3 97 (41.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 91 (38.56%) AngularJS
5 74 (31.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 58 (24.58%) .NET Framework
7 55 (23.31%) jQuery
8 44 (18.64%) WCF
9 43 (18.22%) ASP.NET Core
10 38 (16.10%) Web Services
11 35 (14.83%) CSS
11 35 (14.83%) HTML
12 30 (12.71%) Entity Framework
13 24 (10.17%) Angular 2
14 23 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (8.05%) .NET Core
16 17 (7.20%) React
17 16 (6.78%) Ajax
18 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 14 (5.93%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.25%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (8.05%) Data Centre
3 16 (6.78%) Fintech
4 11 (4.66%) PKI
5 10 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.97%) Clustering
8 3 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.27%) User Experience
9 2 (0.85%) Replication
9 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.42%) Derivative
10 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.20%) Windows
2 5 (2.12%) Linux
2 5 (2.12%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.27%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.85%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.42%) Unix
6 1 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (51.27%) MVC
2 76 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (25.85%) TDD
4 49 (20.76%) Scrum
5 48 (20.34%) SOLID
6 40 (16.95%) BDD
7 38 (16.10%) ITIL
8 32 (13.56%) Test Automation
9 31 (13.14%) SOA
10 25 (10.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (10.59%) Migration
10 25 (10.59%) Web Development
11 22 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (8.90%) Software Engineering
13 20 (8.47%) Creative Thinking
13 20 (8.47%) Microservices
14 19 (8.05%) SDLC
15 16 (6.78%) Cryptocurrency
15 16 (6.78%) OO
15 16 (6.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 144 (61.02%) C#
2 91 (38.56%) JavaScript
3 77 (32.63%) SQL
4 40 (16.95%) TypeScript
5 14 (5.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (2.97%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.12%) PHP
8 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.85%) C
9 2 (0.85%) Java
10 1 (0.42%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.42%) VB
10 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 35 (14.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (14.41%) Degree
3 11 (4.66%) MCSE
4 6 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.27%) GDPR
1 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.85%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 36 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 25 (10.59%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.12%) Docker
5 1 (0.42%) Firmware
5 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (10.17%) SCCM
2 17 (7.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (5.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (4.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (2.12%) Ansible
5 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.12%) Puppet
6 2 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 148 (62.71%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.59%) VMware
3 22 (9.32%) Google
4 16 (6.78%) Citrix
5 14 (5.93%) DevExpress
6 11 (4.66%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.81%) Oracle
8 7 (2.97%) Cisco
9 3 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 3 (1.27%) Apple
9 3 (1.27%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.42%) Adobe
10 1 (0.42%) Nintex
10 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.42%) Telerik