Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 58 103
Rank change year-on-year +24 +45 +33
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 112 99 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.73% 6.04% 2.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.26% 30.94% 25.61%
Number of salaries quoted 94 85 60
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £32,121 £26,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £52,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -2.38%

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 265 320 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.93% 19.54% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 232 270 203
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% -4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,250 £27,600
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £63,750
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +1 46 £50,000 +12.36% 4
Gloucester +18 26 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Cirencester +9 14 £35,750 +25.44%
Fairford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Filton - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 55 (49.11%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (31.25%) Java
4 34 (30.36%) Windows
5 32 (28.57%) C#
6 30 (26.79%) Active Directory
7 29 (25.89%) .NET
8 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
10 26 (23.21%) Artificial Intelligence
10 26 (23.21%) RESTful
11 24 (21.43%) Machine Learning
11 24 (21.43%) Office 365
11 24 (21.43%) Big Data
12 23 (20.54%) Windows Server
12 23 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (19.64%) E-Commerce
13 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
13 22 (19.64%) Microservices
14 21 (18.75%) Retail
14 21 (18.75%) MongoDB
15 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
15 20 (17.86%) HTML
15 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (16.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 19 (16.96%) SQL
16 19 (16.96%) Python
17 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
18 17 (15.18%) MVC

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 5 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.68%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.68%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.68%) CMS
3 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.68%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.68%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.89%) Confluence
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.89%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.89%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 55 (49.11%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (21.43%) Office 365
3 9 (8.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (7.14%) SaaS
5 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.79%) IaaS
5 2 (1.79%) PaaS
6 1 (0.89%) Amazon SageMaker
6 1 (0.89%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.89%) Slack
6 1 (0.89%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Firewall
2 7 (6.25%) DNS
2 7 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (5.36%) VLAN
4 5 (4.46%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.57%) DHCP
5 4 (3.57%) Internet
5 4 (3.57%) Network Security
5 4 (3.57%) SAN
5 4 (3.57%) VoIP
6 2 (1.79%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.79%) WAN
6 2 (1.79%) Wireless
7 1 (0.89%) LAN
7 1 (0.89%) SMS
7 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.43%) Big Data
3 21 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 14 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 13 (11.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.68%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.68%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.68%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.68%) Presto
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.93%) Maven
3 7 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.25%) Selenium
3 7 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.57%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.68%) GitLab
5 3 (2.68%) Subversion
5 3 (2.68%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.89%) ERwin
7 1 (0.89%) JIRA
7 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (18.75%) Retail
2 14 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (8.93%) Law
4 4 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 3 (2.68%) Back Office
5 3 (2.68%) Military
6 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Developer
2 19 (16.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (9.82%) .NET Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (8.04%) Java Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Lead Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Lead Java Developer
4 9 (8.04%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) QA Engineer
6 7 (6.25%) QA Leader
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.89%) .NET
2 26 (23.21%) RESTful
3 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
4 20 (17.86%) HTML
5 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 14 (12.50%) CSS
6 14 (12.50%) Web Services
7 13 (11.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (11.61%) React
8 11 (9.82%) jQuery
9 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (8.04%) Node.js
10 8 (7.14%) SOAP
11 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.36%) WPF
12 5 (4.46%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.46%) J2EE
12 5 (4.46%) Java EE
12 5 (4.46%) Spring
13 4 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.36%) Cybercrime
3 6 (5.36%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.46%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.68%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Windows
2 23 (20.54%) Windows Server
3 20 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.29%) Linux
5 11 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.36%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.68%) CentOS
8 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.68%) Solaris
8 3 (2.68%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.68%) Unix
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) Artificial Intelligence
3 24 (21.43%) Machine Learning
4 23 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (19.64%) E-Commerce
5 22 (19.64%) Microservices
6 19 (16.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (15.18%) MVC
8 14 (12.50%) Analytics
9 12 (10.71%) DevOps
9 12 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.71%) TDD
10 11 (9.82%) Data Analytics
10 11 (9.82%) ITIL
11 10 (8.93%) Information Security
11 10 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
12 8 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.25%) Java
2 32 (28.57%) C#
3 27 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 20 (17.86%) PowerShell
5 19 (16.96%) Python
5 19 (16.96%) SQL
6 14 (12.50%) Ruby
7 13 (11.61%) Perl
8 11 (9.82%) C++
9 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.36%) C
11 5 (4.46%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.46%) TypeScript
12 4 (3.57%) F#
13 3 (2.68%) Go
14 2 (1.79%) R
14 2 (1.79%) VB
14 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.79%) VB6
15 1 (0.89%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.39%) DV Cleared
3 10 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.36%) Degree
5 3 (2.68%) CCNA
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.68%) MCP
6 2 (1.79%) CCA
6 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.89%) MCSE
7 1 (0.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) COBIT
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.14%) Docker
5 6 (5.36%) vSphere
6 4 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 4 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.68%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.79%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.79%) XenApp
9 1 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) WSUS
2 10 (8.93%) SCCM
3 8 (7.14%) Ansible
4 6 (5.36%) Puppet
4 6 (5.36%) SCOM
5 4 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (3.57%) Kibana
5 4 (3.57%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.68%) Salt
7 1 (0.89%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) VMware
3 8 (7.14%) Cisco
4 6 (5.36%) Proofpoint
5 5 (4.46%) Citrix
5 5 (4.46%) McAfee
6 3 (2.68%) Dell
6 3 (2.68%) EMC
6 3 (2.68%) HP
6 3 (2.68%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.68%) Veeam
7 1 (0.89%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.89%) AVG
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Juniper
7 1 (0.89%) Meraki
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) Talend