Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +12 +9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 20 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 20.62% 7.81% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 90.91% 47.62% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 1
North Wales median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -20.00% +5.26%
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +21.21%

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 22 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 22.68% 16.41% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 8
North Wales median annual salary £42,000 £28,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -38.12% -4.74%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £80,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +11 11 £40,000 - 2
Wrexham +5 9 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Information Security
3 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (45.00%) Security Testing
3 9 (45.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 9 (45.00%) Fintech
3 9 (45.00%) SIEM
3 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) .NET Core
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
6 5 (25.00%) Docker
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) Law
6 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (25.00%) Games
6 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (25.00%) Degree

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 (15.00%) nginx
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
1 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) Aerospike
4 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
1 5 (25.00%) Law
1 5 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) .NET Core
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) ADO
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (45.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (45.00%) Information Security
1 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (45.00%) Project Planning
1 9 (45.00%) Security Testing
1 9 (45.00%) SIEM
1 9 (45.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 2 (10.00%) BCP
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) LXC
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam