Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 15 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 15.79% 8.14% 1.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 88.24% 35.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +5.26%
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £48,269 £41,500
% change year-on-year -6.77% +16.31% +25.76%

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 17 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 17.89% 23.26% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 6
North Wales median annual salary £39,000 £30,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -53.85% +36.84%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,000 £80,000
Wales median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +8 11 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Gwynedd - 2 £28,000 -
Wrexham -3 1 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Conwy - 1 - -
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (40.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) Docker
4 6 (40.00%) .NET Core
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Xamarin
5 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Microservices
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) Law
5 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 5 (33.33%) Games
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) VPN

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 3 (20.00%) nginx
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Aerospike
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Power BI
4 1 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (33.33%) Games
1 5 (33.33%) Law
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Core
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Microservices
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) BCP
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) ERP
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) SIEM
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) LXC
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
5 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam