Period
to 7 December 2019

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 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 34 40
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 +74
Permanent jobs citing Azure 173 100 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.66% 6.57% 8.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.77% 37.31% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 156 81 107
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,875 £32,121 £35,000
90th Percentile £64,250 £70,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 378 268 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.11% 17.61% 23.19%
Number of salaries quoted 322 200 273
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,250 £30,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,875 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Gloucestershire

Azure
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Azure in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Azure in Gloucestershire

Azure
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

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 7 December 2019. 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 +5 60 £43,500 +2.35% 6
Cheltenham -5 37 £41,000 -21.90% 12
Tewkesbury - 19 £42,500 - 2
Cirencester -2 5 £43,000 -9.47% 2
Stroud - 4 £42,500 - 1
Filton - 4 £35,000 -
Wotton-under-Edge - 1 - -
Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, 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 (54.34%) Windows
2 75 (43.35%) AWS
3 68 (39.31%) Linux
4 65 (37.57%) Office 365
5 62 (35.84%) Active Directory
6 60 (34.68%) Python
7 57 (32.95%) SQL
8 50 (28.90%) Security Cleared
9 49 (28.32%) JIRA
10 46 (26.59%) Git (software)
10 46 (26.59%) Software Engineering
10 46 (26.59%) Firewall
11 45 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (25.43%) VMware
13 43 (24.86%) ITIL
13 43 (24.86%) Hyper-V
13 43 (24.86%) Docker
14 41 (23.70%) DevOps
14 41 (23.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (23.70%) DV Cleared
15 40 (23.12%) Windows Server
16 39 (22.54%) Kubernetes
17 37 (21.39%) JavaScript
17 37 (21.39%) Visual Studio
17 37 (21.39%) Scrum
18 36 (20.81%) Microsoft
19 35 (20.23%) C#
20 34 (19.65%) TCP/IP
20 34 (19.65%) AngularJS
21 33 (19.08%) Cisco

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 30 (17.34%) SharePoint
2 27 (15.61%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (15.61%) OpenStack
3 22 (12.72%) Confluence
4 17 (9.83%) Apache Spark
5 13 (7.51%) MS Exchange
6 10 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (2.89%) CMS
7 5 (2.89%) Drupal
8 3 (1.73%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.16%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.16%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 75 (43.35%) AWS
2 65 (37.57%) Office 365
3 24 (13.87%) Azure Stack
3 24 (13.87%) GCP
3 24 (13.87%) OneDrive
4 17 (9.83%) OpenShift
5 14 (8.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.05%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (4.05%) SoftLayer
7 6 (3.47%) IaaS
8 5 (2.89%) iPaaS
9 4 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (2.31%) SaaS
10 3 (1.73%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 3 (1.73%) Azure Functions
10 3 (1.73%) NuGet
10 3 (1.73%) PaaS
10 3 (1.73%) Serverless
11 2 (1.16%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (1.16%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (26.59%) Firewall
2 34 (19.65%) TCP/IP
3 25 (14.45%) Skype
4 24 (13.87%) DNS
4 24 (13.87%) NetScaler
5 20 (11.56%) LAN
5 20 (11.56%) WAN
6 19 (10.98%) DHCP
7 17 (9.83%) HTTPS
8 9 (5.20%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.62%) Wireless
10 6 (3.47%) VoIP
11 5 (2.89%) Internet
11 5 (2.89%) SAN
12 3 (1.73%) VLAN
12 3 (1.73%) VPN
12 3 (1.73%) VSAN
13 2 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.16%) HSRP
13 2 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) Big Data
3 20 (11.56%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.20%) MySQL
6 6 (3.47%) Data Lake
7 5 (2.89%) ArangoDB
7 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (2.31%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.31%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (1.16%) GIS
10 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (28.32%) JIRA
2 46 (26.59%) Git (software)
3 37 (21.39%) Visual Studio
4 23 (13.29%) Jenkins
5 22 (12.72%) Bitbucket
6 17 (9.83%) git-flow
7 16 (9.25%) TestRail
7 16 (9.25%) Zephyr
8 11 (6.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (2.89%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.73%) Chocolatey
11 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
12 2 (1.16%) WiX
13 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
General
1 32 (18.50%) Finance
2 22 (12.72%) Marketing
3 19 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 18 (10.40%) Electronics
4 18 (10.40%) Manufacturing
4 18 (10.40%) Public Sector
5 11 (6.36%) Games
6 5 (2.89%) Banking
7 4 (2.31%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (17.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (10.98%) Consultant
3 18 (10.40%) Developer
3 18 (10.40%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (6.94%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.36%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (6.36%) Test Engineer
7 10 (5.78%) Architect
8 9 (5.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (5.20%) Analyst
8 9 (5.20%) C++ Consultant
8 9 (5.20%) Software Consultant
8 9 (5.20%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.20%) Windows Consultant
9 8 (4.62%) Data Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) IT Engineer
9 8 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.05%) Test Automation Consultant
10 7 (4.05%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.65%) AngularJS
2 32 (18.50%) .NET
3 30 (17.34%) Node.js
4 19 (10.98%) ASP.NET
4 19 (10.98%) React
5 18 (10.40%) GraphQL
5 18 (10.40%) Spring
6 17 (9.83%) Kafka
6 17 (9.83%) REST
6 17 (9.83%) Spring MVC
6 17 (9.83%) Vue.js
7 13 (7.51%) XML
8 12 (6.94%) WPF
9 9 (5.20%) WinForms
10 7 (4.05%) HTML
11 5 (2.89%) EDI
11 5 (2.89%) Web Services
12 4 (2.31%) Pandas
13 3 (1.73%) scikit-learn
13 3 (1.73%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) Mobile Computing
2 11 (6.36%) Cybercrime
3 9 (5.20%) Cyberattack
4 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.73%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.16%) User Experience
9 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 94 (54.34%) Windows
2 68 (39.31%) Linux
3 40 (23.12%) Windows Server
4 28 (16.18%) Unix
5 24 (13.87%) Mac OS
6 17 (9.83%) Android
6 17 (9.83%) Apple iOS
7 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (7.51%) Windows 10
9 10 (5.78%) Windows 7
10 9 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (4.62%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.58%) CentOS
13 1 (0.58%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.59%) Software Engineering
2 45 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (24.86%) ITIL
4 41 (23.70%) DevOps
5 37 (21.39%) Scrum
6 33 (19.08%) CRM
7 32 (18.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 31 (17.92%) Kanban
9 26 (15.03%) Cybersecurity
10 25 (14.45%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (12.72%) Project Delivery
12 20 (11.56%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (11.56%) MVC
13 19 (10.98%) Ethical Hacking
13 19 (10.98%) Penetration Testing
14 18 (10.40%) Digital Marketing
14 18 (10.40%) Migration
14 18 (10.40%) Programme Management
15 17 (9.83%) API Design
15 17 (9.83%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (34.68%) Python
2 57 (32.95%) SQL
3 37 (21.39%) JavaScript
4 35 (20.23%) C#
5 25 (14.45%) C
5 25 (14.45%) C++
5 25 (14.45%) PHP
5 25 (14.45%) PowerShell
6 19 (10.98%) Java
7 11 (6.36%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.05%) Ruby
9 4 (2.31%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.16%) Go
10 2 (1.16%) Perl
10 2 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) Java 8
11 1 (0.58%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 50 (28.90%) Security Cleared
2 41 (23.70%) DV Cleared
3 31 (17.92%) Degree
4 28 (16.18%) CCNA
4 28 (16.18%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (12.14%) SC Cleared
6 19 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (9.83%) MCSE
8 16 (9.25%) CISSP
8 16 (9.25%) CompTIA Security+
8 16 (9.25%) GIAC
8 16 (9.25%) Linux+ Certification
8 16 (9.25%) MCP
8 16 (9.25%) Network+ Certification
8 16 (9.25%) SANS
8 16 (9.25%) SSCP
9 14 (8.09%) CCA
9 14 (8.09%) RHCE
10 8 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (3.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 9 (5.20%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) NIST
System Software
1 62 (35.84%) Active Directory
2 43 (24.86%) Docker
2 43 (24.86%) Hyper-V
3 41 (23.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 24 (13.87%) XenApp
5 18 (10.40%) XenDesktop
6 7 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.73%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (22.54%) Kubernetes
2 31 (17.92%) SCCM
3 24 (13.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 24 (13.87%) SCOM
3 24 (13.87%) SCOrch
4 11 (6.36%) Terraform
5 10 (5.78%) Cloudify
6 7 (4.05%) Ansible
6 7 (4.05%) NetBackup
6 7 (4.05%) Puppet
7 5 (2.89%) Grafana
7 5 (2.89%) Kibana
7 5 (2.89%) logstash
7 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (2.89%) Packer
8 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (25.43%) VMware
2 36 (20.81%) Microsoft
3 33 (19.08%) Cisco
4 24 (13.87%) Citrix
5 23 (13.29%) Google
6 22 (12.72%) Splunk
7 20 (11.56%) SAP
8 15 (8.67%) Atlassian
9 13 (7.51%) Oracle
10 10 (5.78%) MuleSoft
11 8 (4.62%) Meraki
11 8 (4.62%) Veeam
12 7 (4.05%) Apple
12 7 (4.05%) AVG
12 7 (4.05%) Veritas
13 6 (3.47%) Databricks
14 5 (2.89%) Fortinet
14 5 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (2.89%) Talend
15 4 (2.31%) JD Edwards