Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 108 112
Rank change year-on-year +63 +4 +36
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 86 47 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.67% 2.50% 1.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.05% 16.04% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 91 40 35
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £39,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.02% -7.65% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £48,875 £55,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 226 293 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.90% 15.57% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 200 261 131
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,375 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 April 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 25 April 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 +17 36 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Gloucester +34 25 £55,000 +39.24% 5
Cirencester 0 12 £58,000 +65.71% 1
Filton - 2 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 50 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 47 (54.65%) SQL Server
3 32 (37.21%) Active Directory
4 31 (36.05%) C#
5 30 (34.88%) SQL
6 29 (33.72%) .NET
6 29 (33.72%) Windows
6 29 (33.72%) MVC
7 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
7 24 (27.91%) SQL Server 2016
8 23 (26.74%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (23.26%) Office 365
10 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
11 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
13 17 (19.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (19.77%) TDD
13 17 (19.77%) OO
13 17 (19.77%) Windows Server
14 16 (18.60%) Linux
14 16 (18.60%) Migration
14 16 (18.60%) VMware
14 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
15 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (17.44%) Firewall
15 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
16 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence

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 11 (12.79%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.98%) IIS
4 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.98%) Skype for Business
5 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.81%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.49%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (26.74%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (23.26%) Office 365
3 14 (16.28%) SaaS
4 10 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (10.47%) IaaS
5 9 (10.47%) PaaS
6 7 (8.14%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (4.65%) OneDrive
8 3 (3.49%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (3.49%) SoftLayer
9 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.33%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (1.16%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.44%) Firewall
2 9 (10.47%) SAN
3 6 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (6.98%) SSL
3 6 (6.98%) VoIP
4 5 (5.81%) Wireless
5 4 (4.65%) DNS
5 4 (4.65%) WAN
6 3 (3.49%) DHCP
6 3 (3.49%) LAN
7 2 (2.33%) VLAN
7 2 (2.33%) VPN
8 1 (1.16%) Internet
8 1 (1.16%) Network Security
8 1 (1.16%) SMS
8 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (54.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (27.91%) SQL Server 2016
3 16 (18.60%) MongoDB
4 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (10.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (9.30%) Power BI
8 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (8.14%) Data Lake
10 6 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (5.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (4.65%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (3.49%) HDInsight
13 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (3.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) TeamCity
2 7 (8.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.81%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.49%) JIRA
4 3 (3.49%) Subversion
4 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.98%) Back Office
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
2 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.65%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (44.19%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Messaging Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Administrator
5 8 (9.30%) Consultant
6 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.98%) Azure Developer
7 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Microsoft BI Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) .NET
2 24 (27.91%) ASP.NET
3 20 (23.26%) AngularJS
4 19 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (19.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (16.28%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (15.12%) Node.js
8 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (13.95%) RESTful
8 12 (13.95%) WPF
9 11 (12.79%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (12.79%) MSMQ
10 10 (11.63%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.14%) CSS
11 7 (8.14%) HTML
12 6 (6.98%) Entity Framework
13 5 (5.81%) WCF
14 4 (4.65%) jQuery
14 4 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.49%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.72%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server
3 16 (18.60%) Linux
4 15 (17.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.30%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.16%) Android
9 1 (1.16%) Unix
9 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) MVC
2 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.77%) OO
3 17 (19.77%) TDD
4 16 (18.60%) Migration
5 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (16.28%) Network Virtualisation
6 11 (12.79%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (12.79%) Kanban
6 11 (12.79%) Multithreading
6 11 (12.79%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.30%) DevOps
7 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.14%) Analytics
9 6 (6.98%) Data Management
9 6 (6.98%) ETL
9 6 (6.98%) ITIL
10 5 (5.81%) CRM
10 5 (5.81%) OOD
10 5 (5.81%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) C#
2 30 (34.88%) SQL
3 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
4 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.79%) F#
5 11 (12.79%) Ruby
6 9 (10.47%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.14%) U-SQL
8 4 (4.65%) Java
9 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.49%) C
9 3 (3.49%) Python
10 2 (2.33%) Perl
11 1 (1.16%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.98%) MCSE
3 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) CCNA
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.16%) CCNP
5 1 (1.16%) Degree
5 1 (1.16%) MCSA
5 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.49%) SLA
3 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 11 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.47%) Docker
5 1 (1.16%) HDFS
5 1 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.16%) XenApp
5 1 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 11 (12.79%) Kibana
1 11 (12.79%) WSUS
2 6 (6.98%) HAProxy
3 5 (5.81%) Kubernetes
3 5 (5.81%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (4.65%) SCCM
5 3 (3.49%) SCOM
6 2 (2.33%) Ansible
6 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.33%) Puppet
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 50 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.60%) VMware
3 11 (12.79%) Cisco
4 6 (6.98%) Dell
4 6 (6.98%) EMC
4 6 (6.98%) HP
4 6 (6.98%) Nimble Storage
5 5 (5.81%) Google
6 3 (3.49%) Apple
6 3 (3.49%) AVG
6 3 (3.49%) Meraki
7 2 (2.33%) Citrix
7 2 (2.33%) McAfee
7 2 (2.33%) Veeam
8 1 (1.16%) Juniper
8 1 (1.16%) New Relic
8 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.16%) Sophos
8 1 (1.16%) Telerik