Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 120 137
Rank change year-on-year +89 +17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 132 53 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.21% 2.40% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.44% 19.34% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 133 52 8
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £39,775 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.65% -11.61% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,150 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £64,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 311 274 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 21.69% 12.40% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 262 247 85
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% -9.47% +21.79%
10th Percentile £22,750 £29,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £73,750 £66,250
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +40 54 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Gloucester +47 33 £52,500 +32.74% 4
Cirencester -10 15 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 87 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 60 (45.45%) C#
2 60 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 53 (40.15%) SQL
3 53 (40.15%) .NET
4 51 (38.64%) Windows
5 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (36.36%) MVC
7 45 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
8 44 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
10 34 (25.76%) Web Services
10 34 (25.76%) T-SQL
10 34 (25.76%) AngularJS
11 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (24.24%) Windows Server
12 31 (23.48%) PowerShell
13 29 (21.97%) Office 365
14 28 (21.21%) .NET Framework
15 26 (19.70%) HTML
16 25 (18.94%) Linux
16 25 (18.94%) SQL Server 2016
17 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2012
17 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.67%) CSS
18 22 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 22 (16.67%) HTML5
19 21 (15.91%) ITIL
19 21 (15.91%) OO
19 21 (15.91%) 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 20 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (6.06%) IIS
5 5 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 45 (34.09%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (21.97%) Office 365
3 15 (11.36%) IaaS
3 15 (11.36%) SaaS
4 8 (6.06%) PaaS
5 5 (3.79%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.79%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (3.79%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (3.79%) SoftLayer
6 4 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.03%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.91%) Firewall
2 14 (10.61%) SMS
3 10 (7.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (7.58%) Network Security
4 7 (5.30%) LAN
4 7 (5.30%) WAN
5 6 (4.55%) SSL
5 6 (4.55%) Wireless
6 4 (3.03%) DNS
6 4 (3.03%) SAN
6 4 (3.03%) VPN
7 3 (2.27%) DHCP
8 2 (1.52%) Internet
8 2 (1.52%) NAS
8 2 (1.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.52%) VLAN
9 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (65.91%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 20 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (9.85%) MongoDB
5 13 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.58%) Power BI
7 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (7.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (5.30%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (2.27%) Cognos Report Studio
11 3 (2.27%) DecisionStream
11 3 (2.27%) Semantic Layer
12 2 (1.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.61%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.03%) NUnit
4 4 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.03%) Selenium
4 4 (3.03%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.52%) JIRA
5 2 (1.52%) Subversion
6 1 (0.76%) JUnit
General
1 6 (4.55%) Advertising
1 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.27%) Marketing
2 3 (2.27%) Retail
3 2 (1.52%) Finance
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (46.97%) Developer
2 44 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 21 (15.91%) C# Developer
4 18 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 17 (12.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (9.09%) Administrator
9 12 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (8.33%) Consultant
10 11 (8.33%) Software Developer
11 10 (7.58%) Messaging Developer
12 9 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (6.82%) DBA
12 9 (6.82%) SQL DBA
12 9 (6.82%) SQL Developer
13 8 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (40.15%) .NET
2 44 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 34 (25.76%) AngularJS
3 34 (25.76%) Web Services
4 32 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 28 (21.21%) .NET Framework
6 26 (19.70%) HTML
7 22 (16.67%) CSS
7 22 (16.67%) HTML5
8 21 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (15.15%) WCF
10 19 (14.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (12.12%) LESS
12 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (11.36%) CSS3
12 15 (11.36%) Sass
13 12 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (9.09%) Entity Framework
13 12 (9.09%) Node.js
13 12 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.85%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.58%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (3.79%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (3.79%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.03%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.27%) iPhone
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.64%) Windows
2 32 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 25 (18.94%) Linux
4 23 (17.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.30%) Android
8 6 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.27%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.52%) VMS
12 1 (0.76%) CentOS
12 1 (0.76%) Debian
12 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (36.36%) MVC
3 21 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.91%) ITIL
3 21 (15.91%) Network Virtualisation
3 21 (15.91%) OO
4 19 (14.39%) TDD
5 16 (12.12%) ITIL V3
6 15 (11.36%) ITSM
6 15 (11.36%) Migration
6 15 (11.36%) Service Delivery
7 14 (10.61%) Proactive Management
7 14 (10.61%) Problem Management
7 14 (10.61%) Service Management
8 10 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (7.58%) DevOps
8 10 (7.58%) Kanban
8 10 (7.58%) Multithreading
8 10 (7.58%) Web Application Development
9 9 (6.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 60 (45.45%) C#
2 53 (40.15%) SQL
3 34 (25.76%) T-SQL
4 31 (23.48%) PowerShell
5 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
6 10 (7.58%) F#
6 10 (7.58%) Ruby
7 6 (4.55%) C
7 6 (4.55%) PHP
7 6 (4.55%) Python
8 5 (3.79%) Java
9 3 (2.27%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.27%) U-SQL
10 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 1 (0.76%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Degree
2 16 (12.12%) DV Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (2.27%) ISEB
5 3 (2.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.52%) CCA
6 2 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.52%) MCSA
6 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.76%) CCNA
7 1 (0.76%) CCNP
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCITP
7 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 37 (28.03%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.64%) Hyper-V
3 11 (8.33%) Docker
3 11 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.58%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (6.82%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.76%) HDFS
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.76%) XenApp
6 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (12.12%) SCCM
2 12 (9.09%) SCOM
3 10 (7.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 10 (7.58%) Kibana
3 10 (7.58%) SCVMM
3 10 (7.58%) WSUS
4 8 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 7 (5.30%) HAProxy
6 5 (3.79%) Ansible
6 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.79%) Puppet
7 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 60 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.61%) VMware
3 9 (6.82%) Google
3 9 (6.82%) McAfee
4 8 (6.06%) Cisco
5 5 (3.79%) Apple
5 5 (3.79%) AVG
5 5 (3.79%) Meraki
5 5 (3.79%) Twitter
6 4 (3.03%) Citrix
6 4 (3.03%) Cognos
7 3 (2.27%) HP
7 3 (2.27%) IBM
8 2 (1.52%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.52%) Aruba
8 2 (1.52%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.52%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.52%) Telerik
9 1 (0.76%) New Relic
9 1 (0.76%) Nimble Storage