Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 35 119
Rank change year-on-year -10 +84 +25
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 76 127 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.26% 8.91% 2.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.40% 40.32% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 123 52
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £39,775
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.14% -11.61%
10th Percentile £32,197 £35,000 £29,150
90th Percentile £72,000 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 242 315 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.74% 22.11% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 161 263 246
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.05% -8.95%
10th Percentile £28,250 £23,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £73,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -7 34 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Gloucester -15 18 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Cirencester +16 12 £50,000 -
Fairford - 1 £35,000 -
Filton - 1 £34,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (48.68%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (32.89%) Windows
3 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
4 21 (27.63%) Office 365
5 18 (23.68%) Java
6 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
7 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 16 (21.05%) Windows Server
8 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
8 15 (19.74%) Machine Learning
8 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
9 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
9 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
9 14 (18.42%) VMware
10 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (17.11%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (17.11%) Docker
10 13 (17.11%) Microservices
11 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (15.79%) Retail
11 12 (15.79%) Linux
11 12 (15.79%) Python
12 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
12 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
12 11 (14.47%) Cisco
12 11 (14.47%) Big Data
12 11 (14.47%) RESTful

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 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.32%) CMS
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (48.68%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (27.63%) Office 365
3 8 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (6.58%) SaaS
6 3 (3.95%) G Suite
6 3 (3.95%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.95%) SoftLayer
7 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.32%) IaaS
7 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) Firewall
2 6 (7.89%) Wireless
3 5 (6.58%) DNS
4 4 (5.26%) Network Security
4 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.26%) VLAN
5 3 (3.95%) BGP
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (3.95%) DHCP
5 3 (3.95%) EIGRP
5 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.95%) LAN
5 3 (3.95%) NX-OS
5 3 (3.95%) OSPF
5 3 (3.95%) VPN
5 3 (3.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) MongoDB
2 11 (14.47%) Big Data
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 7 (9.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (3.95%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.95%) Data Lake
5 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.32%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio Code
4 5 (6.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.26%) Maven
5 4 (5.26%) Selenium
5 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (3.95%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.95%) ERwin
6 3 (3.95%) git-flow
6 3 (3.95%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) GitLab
7 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (15.79%) Retail
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Law
3 3 (3.95%) Local Government
4 2 (2.63%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (17.11%) Developer
2 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (9.21%) Architect
3 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Administrator
5 5 (6.58%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) QA Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) QA Leader
6 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.74%) AngularJS
2 11 (14.47%) RESTful
3 8 (10.53%) HTML
4 7 (9.21%) .NET
4 7 (9.21%) Node.js
5 6 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (5.26%) EJB
6 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.26%) J2EE
6 4 (5.26%) Java EE
6 4 (5.26%) SOAP
6 4 (5.26%) Spring
6 4 (5.26%) Web Services
7 2 (2.63%) CSS
7 2 (2.63%) React
7 2 (2.63%) Vue.js
7 2 (2.63%) WCF
8 1 (1.32%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Cybercrime
2 4 (5.26%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.95%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.79%) Linux
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.63%) Unix
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Solaris
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) Machine Learning
3 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 13 (17.11%) Microservices
5 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (14.47%) DevOps
6 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
7 10 (13.16%) Analytics
7 10 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (13.16%) Data Analytics
8 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (10.53%) Information Security
9 8 (10.53%) Thought Leadership
10 7 (9.21%) Migration
11 6 (7.89%) Cyber Intelligence
11 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 6 (7.89%) Network Virtualisation
11 6 (7.89%) Scrum
12 5 (6.58%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) Java
2 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 12 (15.79%) Python
5 10 (13.16%) C#
6 9 (11.84%) C
6 9 (11.84%) Perl
7 7 (9.21%) C++
7 7 (9.21%) Ruby
7 7 (9.21%) SQL
8 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.32%) Go
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Degree
4 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.95%) CCNP
6 1 (1.32%) CCA
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) MCP
6 1 (1.32%) PMP
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) PMO
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.11%) Docker
2 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.95%) VirtualBox
4 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.95%) XenApp
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 2 (2.63%) Xen
6 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) WSUS
3 5 (6.58%) SCCM
4 4 (5.26%) Puppet
5 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.95%) Nessus
5 3 (3.95%) Terraform
5 3 (3.95%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (2.63%) SCOM
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.32%) Salt
7 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.32%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.42%) VMware
3 11 (14.47%) Cisco
4 7 (9.21%) Google
5 5 (6.58%) Citrix
6 4 (5.26%) Proofpoint
6 4 (5.26%) Symantec
7 3 (3.95%) Apple
7 3 (3.95%) AVG
7 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.95%) Cognos
7 3 (3.95%) F5
7 3 (3.95%) Informatica
7 3 (3.95%) IronPort
7 3 (3.95%) Meraki
7 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.95%) Talend
7 3 (3.95%) Veeam
8 2 (2.63%) McAfee
9 1 (1.32%) Veritas