Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 93 138
Rank change year-on-year +38 +45 -20
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 103 63 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.38% 2.95% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.19% 25.61% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 60 10
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +21.79%
10th Percentile £27,650 £31,250 £32,225
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £57,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% -4.55%

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 320 246 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.81% 11.53% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 271 202 120
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £26,675
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 50 £44,500 +4.71% 5
Cirencester -7 19 £28,500 -43.00%
Gloucester +21 14 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 47 (45.63%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (43.69%) Windows
4 43 (41.75%) Microsoft
5 39 (37.86%) C#
5 39 (37.86%) .NET
6 35 (33.98%) Windows Server
7 34 (33.01%) ASP.NET
8 33 (32.04%) SQL
9 31 (30.10%) MVC
9 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
10 29 (28.16%) Active Directory
11 28 (27.18%) HTML
11 28 (27.18%) VMware
12 26 (25.24%) Linux
13 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
13 25 (24.27%) CSS
13 25 (24.27%) Office 365
14 23 (22.33%) Puppet
14 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (21.36%) Web Services
15 22 (21.36%) Hyper-V
16 19 (18.45%) Business Intelligence
16 19 (18.45%) DevOps
17 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (16.50%) Degree
19 16 (15.53%) Git (software)
19 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (15.53%) Opscode Chef

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 14 (13.59%) CMS
1 14 (13.59%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.62%) IIS
3 12 (11.65%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.83%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.85%) Apache
5 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) WebTrends
2 3 (2.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 47 (45.63%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (24.27%) Office 365
3 10 (9.71%) SaaS
4 8 (7.77%) IaaS
5 7 (6.80%) GitHub
6 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) Firewall
2 8 (7.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 8 (7.77%) Network Security
2 8 (7.77%) SMS
3 7 (6.80%) LAN
3 7 (6.80%) NAS
3 7 (6.80%) SAN
3 7 (6.80%) WAN
4 5 (4.85%) DHCP
4 5 (4.85%) DNS
5 4 (3.88%) SSL
6 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.94%) Internet
7 2 (1.94%) VLAN
7 2 (1.94%) VPN
8 1 (0.97%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.62%) MySQL
3 8 (7.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (7.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (6.80%) MariaDB
4 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.88%) Power BI
8 3 (2.91%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 3 (2.91%) Cognos Report Studio
8 3 (2.91%) DecisionStream
8 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 8 (7.77%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (6.80%) Bitbucket
4 7 (6.80%) Subversion
5 5 (4.85%) Ant
5 5 (4.85%) Maven
6 4 (3.88%) JUnit
7 3 (2.91%) NUnit
7 3 (2.91%) Selenium
7 3 (2.91%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Advertising
2 10 (9.71%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.80%) Electronics
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (44.66%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) C# Developer
3 20 (19.42%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (13.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.65%) Administrator
7 9 (8.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (7.77%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Consultant
9 7 (6.80%) DevOps Administrator
9 7 (6.80%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 7 (6.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) .NET
2 34 (33.01%) ASP.NET
3 28 (27.18%) HTML
4 25 (24.27%) CSS
5 22 (21.36%) Web Services
6 16 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (12.62%) HTML5
8 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
9 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (8.74%) LESS
10 9 (8.74%) WCF
11 8 (7.77%) CSS3
11 8 (7.77%) Sass
12 5 (4.85%) OpenVZ
13 4 (3.88%) Apache Camel
13 4 (3.88%) Spring
13 4 (3.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (2.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (7.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.94%) iPhone
3 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.69%) Windows
2 35 (33.98%) Windows Server
3 26 (25.24%) Linux
4 18 (17.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.85%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.88%) Android
7 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (30.10%) MVC
2 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.45%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (18.45%) DevOps
4 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (13.59%) Task Automation
5 14 (13.59%) Web Development
6 13 (12.62%) ITIL
6 13 (12.62%) ITIL V3
6 13 (12.62%) ITSM
6 13 (12.62%) Network Virtualisation
6 13 (12.62%) Problem Management
6 13 (12.62%) Service Delivery
6 13 (12.62%) Service Management
7 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.77%) Boundary Protection
8 8 (7.77%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (7.77%) Threat Detection
9 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.80%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.86%) C#
2 33 (32.04%) SQL
3 31 (30.10%) PowerShell
4 25 (24.27%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.62%) Python
6 12 (11.65%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.80%) Perl
7 7 (6.80%) Ruby
8 5 (4.85%) Java
8 5 (4.85%) PHP
9 3 (2.91%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.91%) C
10 1 (0.97%) BeanShell
10 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 13 (12.62%) DV Cleared
2 13 (12.62%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.85%) MCSE
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.91%) ISEB
4 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 29 (28.16%) Active Directory
2 22 (21.36%) Hyper-V
3 14 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.77%) BitLocker
4 8 (7.77%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (5.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) Puppet
2 16 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (12.62%) SCCM
4 11 (10.68%) Ansible
5 8 (7.77%) SCOM
5 8 (7.77%) SCVMM
6 6 (5.83%) HAProxy
7 3 (2.91%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 43 (41.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (27.18%) VMware
3 8 (7.77%) Cisco
3 8 (7.77%) McAfee
4 7 (6.80%) 3PAR
4 7 (6.80%) Aruba
4 7 (6.80%) Citrix
4 7 (6.80%) EqualLogic
4 7 (6.80%) HP
4 7 (6.80%) SAP
4 7 (6.80%) SonicWALL
5 5 (4.85%) Rackspace
5 5 (4.85%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.88%) Cognos
6 4 (3.88%) Twitter
7 3 (2.91%) Google
7 3 (2.91%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle
9 1 (0.97%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.97%) Red Hat