Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 44 111
Rank change year-on-year +9 +67 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 104 119 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.61% 7.79% 2.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.81% 35.42% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 84 102 48
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £32,121 £32,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,125 £52,500 £60,375
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 268 336 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.03% 21.99% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 214 277 209
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,121 £25,050 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,900 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Gloucestershire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Cheltenham -6 41 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Gloucester +9 23 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Cirencester +12 17 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Fairford - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 56 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (33.65%) Java
4 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 30 (28.85%) Windows
6 28 (26.92%) Artificial Intelligence
6 28 (26.92%) Machine Learning
7 25 (24.04%) Big Data
8 24 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (23.08%) RESTful
8 24 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 24 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 23 (22.12%) E-Commerce
9 23 (22.12%) Microservices
10 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
10 22 (21.15%) C#
10 22 (21.15%) Retail
11 21 (20.19%) MongoDB
11 21 (20.19%) Python
11 21 (20.19%) Office 365
12 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
13 19 (18.27%) .NET
14 18 (17.31%) Linux
14 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
14 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (16.35%) AngularJS
15 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
16 16 (15.38%) DV Cleared
16 16 (15.38%) VMware

Microsoft 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 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) Apache Pig
2 3 (2.88%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.96%) Confluence
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.96%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 56 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (20.19%) Office 365
3 8 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (7.69%) SaaS
4 3 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.92%) G Suite
5 2 (1.92%) IaaS
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (1.92%) PaaS
5 2 (1.92%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.96%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) Firewall
2 6 (5.77%) DNS
3 5 (4.81%) Network Security
3 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.81%) VLAN
4 4 (3.85%) Internet
4 4 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.88%) DHCP
6 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.92%) WAN
6 2 (1.92%) Wireless
7 1 (0.96%) FCoE
7 1 (0.96%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.96%) SMS
7 1 (0.96%) VoIP
7 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.04%) Big Data
2 24 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 21 (20.19%) MongoDB
4 15 (14.42%) NoSQL
5 14 (13.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (4.81%) Data Lake
7 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.88%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.88%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.88%) Presto
9 1 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.96%) Power BI
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (13.46%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.62%) Maven
3 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.73%) Selenium
3 7 (6.73%) SoapUI
4 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.88%) ERwin
4 3 (2.88%) GitLab
4 3 (2.88%) JIRA
4 3 (2.88%) Subversion
4 3 (2.88%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.92%) git-flow
5 2 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (21.15%) Retail
2 11 (10.58%) Law
3 9 (8.65%) Finance
4 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.88%) Military
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Developer
2 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (9.62%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Lead Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Architect
6 7 (6.73%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) QA Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) QA Leader
6 7 (6.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Graduate
8 5 (4.81%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.08%) RESTful
2 19 (18.27%) .NET
3 17 (16.35%) AngularJS
4 14 (13.46%) HTML
5 10 (9.62%) Web Services
6 9 (8.65%) Node.js
6 9 (8.65%) React
7 7 (6.73%) CSS
7 7 (6.73%) SOAP
8 6 (5.77%) jQuery
9 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.81%) J2EE
9 5 (4.81%) Java EE
9 5 (4.81%) Spring
10 4 (3.85%) EJB
10 4 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.73%) Cybercrime
2 7 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.81%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.96%) Clustering
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.96%) Replication
8 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.85%) Windows
2 22 (21.15%) Windows Server
3 18 (17.31%) Linux
3 18 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.85%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.88%) CentOS
6 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.88%) Solaris
6 3 (2.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.88%) Unix
6 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.96%) Android
8 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.92%) Artificial Intelligence
2 28 (26.92%) Machine Learning
3 24 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (22.12%) E-Commerce
4 23 (22.12%) Microservices
5 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
6 16 (15.38%) Analytics
7 14 (13.46%) DevOps
7 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (12.50%) Data Analytics
9 11 (10.58%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (10.58%) Information Security
9 11 (10.58%) ITIL
10 9 (8.65%) TDD
11 8 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.73%) Cyber Intelligence
12 7 (6.73%) Network Virtualisation
12 7 (6.73%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.65%) Java
2 24 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 22 (21.15%) C#
4 21 (20.19%) Python
5 20 (19.23%) PowerShell
6 15 (14.42%) SQL
7 14 (13.46%) Perl
8 13 (12.50%) Ruby
9 12 (11.54%) C++
10 9 (8.65%) Bash Shell
10 9 (8.65%) C
11 5 (4.81%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.88%) Go
14 2 (1.92%) F#
14 2 (1.92%) R
14 2 (1.92%) VB
14 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.92%) VB6
15 1 (0.96%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 18 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) Degree
5 3 (2.88%) MCP
6 2 (1.92%) CCA
6 2 (1.92%) CCNA
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) PMO
3 2 (1.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.54%) Docker
4 6 (5.77%) vSphere
5 4 (3.85%) BitLocker
5 4 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (3.85%) VirtualBox
5 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.92%) XenApp
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.54%) WSUS
2 10 (9.62%) Ansible
3 9 (8.65%) SCCM
4 7 (6.73%) Puppet
5 6 (5.77%) SCOM
6 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
6 4 (3.85%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (2.88%) Salt
8 2 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (1.92%) Kibana
8 2 (1.92%) Terraform
8 2 (1.92%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.38%) VMware
3 6 (5.77%) Cisco
3 6 (5.77%) Proofpoint
4 4 (3.85%) Citrix
4 4 (3.85%) McAfee
4 4 (3.85%) Veeam
5 3 (2.88%) Cognos
5 3 (2.88%) Google
5 3 (2.88%) Informatica
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.88%) Talend
6 2 (1.92%) Apple
6 2 (1.92%) AVG
6 2 (1.92%) Meraki
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) IBM
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle
7 1 (0.96%) Symantec
7 1 (0.96%) Veritas