Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 15 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 15.38% 6.85% 2.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 60.87% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 4
North Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +41.67% -
10th Percentile £30,400 £36,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%

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 North Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 23 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 25.27% 20.55% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 7
North Wales median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,775 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £44,625 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in North Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in North Wales.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in North Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in North Wales over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in North Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Flintshire +3 8 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Gwynedd - 4 £35,000 -
Conwy - 4 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (50.00%) High Availability
5 7 (50.00%) Retail
5 7 (50.00%) Teradata
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) DB2
5 7 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (50.00%) Redis
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Docker
5 7 (50.00%) .NET Core
5 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
8 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 3 (21.43%) CSS3
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Scrum

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) IPsec
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Network Security
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) DB2
2 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) Redis
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 3 (21.43%) RavenDB
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Core
4 7 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (21.43%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) High Availability
2 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
4 1 (7.14%) Threat Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Teradata
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk