Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 110 138
Rank change year-on-year +66 +28 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 116 55 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.79% 2.46% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.15% 21.65% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 104 52 7
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £55,500 £59,750 £59,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +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 330 254 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.16% 11.34% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 271 217 108
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £64,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.71% +14.33%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +35 54 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Gloucester +32 19 £51,250 +13.89% 5
Cirencester -7 14 £50,000 +14.29% 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 73 (62.93%) SQL Server
2 52 (44.83%) SQL
2 52 (44.83%) Windows
3 50 (43.10%) C#
4 46 (39.66%) .NET
4 46 (39.66%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
6 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET
7 36 (31.03%) MVC
8 34 (29.31%) Web Services
8 34 (29.31%) Active Directory
8 34 (29.31%) Windows Server
9 31 (26.72%) T-SQL
10 29 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 27 (23.28%) Office 365
11 27 (23.28%) HTML
12 26 (22.41%) .NET Framework
13 25 (21.55%) Linux
14 24 (20.69%) JavaScript
15 23 (19.83%) HTML5
16 22 (18.97%) CSS
17 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
17 21 (18.10%) AngularJS
17 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (17.24%) WCF
18 20 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (16.38%) ITIL

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 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.76%) IIS
3 6 (5.17%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.31%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (3.45%) CMS
5 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 46 (39.66%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (23.28%) Office 365
3 17 (14.66%) SaaS
4 13 (11.21%) IaaS
5 6 (5.17%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.31%) GitHub
6 5 (4.31%) PaaS
7 4 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (3.45%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.86%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.38%) Firewall
2 14 (12.07%) SMS
3 10 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (7.76%) Network Security
5 7 (6.03%) LAN
5 7 (6.03%) WAN
6 6 (5.17%) DHCP
6 6 (5.17%) DNS
7 5 (4.31%) SSL
8 4 (3.45%) SAN
8 4 (3.45%) Wireless
9 3 (2.59%) NAS
9 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.72%) Internet
10 2 (1.72%) VLAN
10 2 (1.72%) VPN
11 1 (0.86%) LDAP
11 1 (0.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (62.93%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (6.03%) MySQL
6 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.31%) MariaDB
8 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.31%) Power BI
8 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (2.59%) Cognos Report Studio
9 3 (2.59%) DecisionStream
9 3 (2.59%) Semantic Layer
10 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (4.31%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.45%) NUnit
5 4 (3.45%) Selenium
5 4 (3.45%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.86%) Ant
8 1 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.03%) Advertising
4 5 (4.31%) Electronics
4 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Developer
2 34 (29.31%) .NET Developer
3 23 (19.83%) C# Developer
4 19 (16.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (15.52%) Senior Developer
6 16 (13.79%) Administrator
7 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (9.48%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (8.62%) Software Developer
11 9 (7.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.76%) DBA
11 9 (7.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.76%) SQL DBA
11 9 (7.76%) SQL Developer
12 8 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (6.03%) .NET Software Developer
14 6 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (39.66%) .NET
2 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 34 (29.31%) Web Services
4 27 (23.28%) HTML
5 26 (22.41%) .NET Framework
6 23 (19.83%) HTML5
7 22 (18.97%) CSS
8 21 (18.10%) AngularJS
8 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (17.24%) WCF
10 16 (13.79%) LESS
11 15 (12.93%) CSS3
11 15 (12.93%) Sass
12 12 (10.34%) Entity Framework
13 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.31%) AutoMapper
14 5 (4.31%) StructureMap
15 3 (2.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (7.76%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.31%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.59%) iPhone
5 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.83%) Windows
2 34 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 25 (21.55%) Linux
4 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (9.48%) Windows 10
6 7 (6.03%) Android
6 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.72%) VMS
10 1 (0.86%) CentOS
10 1 (0.86%) Debian
10 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (31.03%) MVC
3 20 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (16.38%) ITIL
4 19 (16.38%) Network Virtualisation
5 15 (12.93%) ITIL V3
5 15 (12.93%) ITSM
5 15 (12.93%) Proactive Management
5 15 (12.93%) Problem Management
5 15 (12.93%) Service Management
6 14 (12.07%) Service Delivery
7 13 (11.21%) Migration
8 11 (9.48%) DevOps
8 11 (9.48%) OO
9 9 (7.76%) Boundary Protection
9 9 (7.76%) Data Loss Prevention
9 9 (7.76%) Scrum
9 9 (7.76%) Threat Detection
10 8 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (6.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.83%) SQL
2 50 (43.10%) C#
3 31 (26.72%) T-SQL
4 29 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 24 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.90%) Python
7 7 (6.03%) PHP
8 6 (5.17%) C
9 5 (4.31%) Perl
9 5 (4.31%) Ruby
10 4 (3.45%) Java
11 1 (0.86%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.86%) C++
11 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Degree
2 15 (12.93%) DV Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.17%) MCSE
5 3 (2.59%) ISEB
5 3 (2.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.72%) CCA
6 2 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCITP
7 1 (0.86%) MCSA
7 1 (0.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 34 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 18 (15.52%) Hyper-V
3 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.76%) BitLocker
4 9 (7.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (4.31%) Docker
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) SCCM
2 10 (8.62%) Puppet
2 10 (8.62%) SCOM
3 9 (7.76%) SCVMM
4 7 (6.03%) HAProxy
5 5 (4.31%) Ansible
5 5 (4.31%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.86%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) VMware
3 9 (7.76%) McAfee
4 8 (6.90%) Cisco
5 6 (5.17%) Google
5 6 (5.17%) Twitter
6 5 (4.31%) SAP
7 4 (3.45%) Apple
7 4 (3.45%) AVG
7 4 (3.45%) Citrix
7 4 (3.45%) Cognos
7 4 (3.45%) HP
7 4 (3.45%) Meraki
8 3 (2.59%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.59%) Aruba
8 3 (2.59%) EqualLogic
8 3 (2.59%) IBM
8 3 (2.59%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle
9 2 (1.72%) Telerik