Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 19 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 +39
Permanent jobs citing Azure 140 198 95
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.05% 12.08% 5.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.16% 55.15% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 85 187 92
Median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.60% -11.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £33,775
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 310 359 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 33.33% 21.90% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 216 294 226
Median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -7.77% +7.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,225 £30,485
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Gloucestershire

Azure
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Azure in Gloucestershire

Azure
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in Gloucestershire

Azure
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
Gloucester +8 57 £43,000 +1.18% 6
Cheltenham +11 54 £62,500 +54.32% 6
Tewkesbury +7 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Cirencester -7 3 £52,500 +27.27% 1
Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Azure.

1 94 (67.14%) AWS
2 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (36.43%) Microsoft
4 43 (30.71%) Active Directory
5 40 (28.57%) Windows
5 40 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 36 (25.71%) Linux
7 31 (22.14%) DV Cleared
7 31 (22.14%) Technical Leadership
8 30 (21.43%) SaaS
8 30 (21.43%) Finance
8 30 (21.43%) VMware
9 29 (20.71%) Service Management
9 29 (20.71%) Docker
10 28 (20.00%) IaaS
11 26 (18.57%) DevOps
11 26 (18.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 26 (18.57%) ITIL
12 25 (17.86%) C#
12 25 (17.86%) .NET
12 25 (17.86%) PaaS
12 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (17.86%) Office 365
13 23 (16.43%) Terraform
14 22 (15.71%) SQL
15 20 (14.29%) Big Data
15 20 (14.29%) Analytics
15 20 (14.29%) Microservices
15 20 (14.29%) IT Strategy
16 19 (13.57%) Scaled Agile Framework

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 9 (6.43%) Confluence
1 9 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.29%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.57%) CMS
4 5 (3.57%) Drupal
4 5 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.14%) Apache
5 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 94 (67.14%) AWS
2 30 (21.43%) SaaS
3 28 (20.00%) IaaS
4 25 (17.86%) Office 365
4 25 (17.86%) PaaS
5 9 (6.43%) GCP
6 4 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.14%) Serverless
7 3 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.43%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (1.43%) Azure Stack
8 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.43%) iPaaS
8 2 (1.43%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.43%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) DNS
1 8 (5.71%) Internet
2 6 (4.29%) Firewall
3 4 (2.86%) VLAN
4 3 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.43%) DHCP
5 2 (1.43%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.43%) OSPF
5 2 (1.43%) SAN
5 2 (1.43%) Skype
6 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.71%) VPN
6 1 (0.71%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) Big Data
2 18 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.57%) MySQL
4 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.43%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.43%) Power BI
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.71%) JIRA
3 12 (8.57%) Bitbucket
4 11 (7.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
7 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.43%) GitLab
7 2 (1.43%) Selenium
7 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.71%) Moq
8 1 (0.71%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.71%) TestRail
8 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.71%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (21.43%) Finance
2 14 (10.00%) Legal
3 6 (4.29%) Advertising
4 4 (2.86%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.14%) Local Government
6 2 (1.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
7 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.00%) Architect
2 27 (19.29%) Cloud Architect
3 24 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (13.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 14 (10.00%) Developer
5 14 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (9.29%) Lead Architect
7 12 (8.57%) Lead Cloud Architect
8 10 (7.14%) Designer
8 10 (7.14%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Consultant
9 6 (4.29%) Team Leader
10 5 (3.57%) Development Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
10 5 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Software Development Team Leader
10 5 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
11 4 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.86%) .NET
2 12 (8.57%) HTML
3 10 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 9 (6.43%) CSS
5 7 (5.00%) .NET Core
5 7 (5.00%) Web Services
6 4 (2.86%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.86%) jQuery
6 4 (2.86%) RESTful
7 3 (2.14%) SAML
7 3 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.43%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.43%) HTML5
8 2 (1.43%) Node.js
8 2 (1.43%) React
8 2 (1.43%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.71%) CSS3
9 1 (0.71%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.71%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) PKI
2 18 (12.86%) Cloud Native
3 14 (10.00%) Cyberattack
3 14 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (7.86%) User Experience
5 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.00%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Licensing
8 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.43%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.43%) PMI
9 2 (1.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (28.57%) Windows
2 36 (25.71%) Linux
3 18 (12.86%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.00%) CentOS
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (2.86%) Debian
7 4 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.86%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.43%) Unix
9 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.14%) Technical Leadership
3 29 (20.71%) Service Management
4 26 (18.57%) DevOps
4 26 (18.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 26 (18.57%) ITIL
5 20 (14.29%) Analytics
5 20 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 20 (14.29%) Microservices
6 19 (13.57%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (13.57%) Open Source
6 19 (13.57%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 17 (12.14%) Data Science
7 17 (12.14%) Infrastructure as Code
7 17 (12.14%) Mentoring
8 16 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
8 16 (11.43%) Machine Learning
9 15 (10.71%) Collaborative Working
9 15 (10.71%) Security Architecture
9 15 (10.71%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.86%) C#
2 22 (15.71%) SQL
3 19 (13.57%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.14%) Python
5 15 (10.71%) Java
6 12 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (6.43%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.29%) Ruby
9 5 (3.57%) C
9 5 (3.57%) C++
10 3 (2.14%) PHP
10 3 (2.14%) Scala
11 2 (1.43%) Go
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.14%) DV Cleared
3 15 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (6.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.86%) Degree
7 4 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (2.14%) CCNA
8 3 (2.14%) CISSP
8 3 (2.14%) MCSA
9 2 (1.43%) MCSE
9 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.71%) CCSP
10 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.71%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (10.00%) NCSC
1 14 (10.00%) NIST
1 14 (10.00%) NIST 800
2 6 (4.29%) QA
3 2 (1.43%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 43 (30.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (20.71%) Docker
3 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.57%) vSphere
6 4 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.14%) Firmware
7 3 (2.14%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.43%) XenApp
8 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.71%) LXC
9 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (16.43%) Terraform
2 12 (8.57%) SCCM
3 10 (7.14%) Ansible
3 10 (7.14%) Puppet
4 9 (6.43%) Kubernetes
5 6 (4.29%) Salt
6 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.86%) Cloudify
7 4 (2.86%) logstash
7 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (2.86%) Packer
8 3 (2.14%) Grafana
8 3 (2.14%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.43%) Kibana
9 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.43%) SCOM
9 2 (1.43%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.43%) vRealize
10 1 (0.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 51 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.43%) VMware
3 15 (10.71%) Google
4 9 (6.43%) Oracle
5 8 (5.71%) Citrix
6 7 (5.00%) MuleSoft
7 6 (4.29%) Atlassian
7 6 (4.29%) Veeam
8 5 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.86%) Cisco
9 4 (2.86%) Splunk
10 3 (2.14%) Veritas
11 2 (1.43%) ArcSight
11 2 (1.43%) Dell
11 2 (1.43%) EMC
11 2 (1.43%) LogRhythm
11 2 (1.43%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (1.43%) Tableau
11 2 (1.43%) Talend