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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 56 74
Rank change year-on-year +12 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 4.05% 1.76% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.30% 19.57% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 5
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,300 £48,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 46 46 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 9.81% 9.00% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 45
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Bournemouth +11 17 £35,000 -16.66% 3
Poole - 2 £35,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £24,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
4 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
5 22 (59.46%) HTML
5 22 (59.46%) CSS
6 19 (51.35%) MVC
7 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
7 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
8 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (45.95%) SDLC
9 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (27.03%) Ajax
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (27.03%) Internet
9 10 (27.03%) IIS
9 10 (27.03%) Web Services
9 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (27.03%) jQuery
10 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
10 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
10 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (18.92%) React
11 7 (18.92%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (18.92%) Office 365

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 10 (27.03%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) OneDrive
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) Skype
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Bower
2 2 (5.41%) Grunt
2 2 (5.41%) gulp
2 2 (5.41%) Protractor
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) C# Developer
3 12 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Developer
5 10 (27.03%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (27.03%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (27.03%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Junior
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (27.03%) Ajax
5 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (27.03%) jQuery
5 10 (27.03%) Web Services
6 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
6 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
6 8 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (18.92%) React
7 7 (18.92%) XML
8 6 (16.22%) LINQ
9 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.41%) CSS3
10 2 (5.41%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) MVC
2 17 (45.95%) SDLC
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Presales
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.41%) Machine Learning
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) OOP
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) R
4 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) Draytek
2 1 (2.70%) Juniper
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
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