Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 91 148 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.73% 9.11% 8.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.59% 36.36% 42.37%
Number of salaries quoted 81 137 100
Oxford median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £37,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +22.22%

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 Oxford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 370 407 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 31.44% 25.06% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 342 368 225
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,625 £76,200
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Oxford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Oxford

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 48 (52.75%) Windows
2 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 43 (47.25%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (36.26%) Office 365
4 29 (31.87%) Linux
5 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 27 (29.67%) Google
7 26 (28.57%) Python
8 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (20.88%) C#
10 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
10 18 (19.78%) Firewall
11 17 (18.68%) C++
11 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
11 17 (18.68%) DevOps
11 17 (18.68%) Windows Server
12 15 (16.48%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (16.48%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (16.48%) Application Virtualisation
13 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
13 14 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
14 13 (14.29%) Time Management
14 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
15 12 (13.19%) Citrix
15 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
15 12 (13.19%) Windows 10
16 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
16 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (12.09%) Hyper-V
16 11 (12.09%) Degree

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.49%) Confluence
3 2 (2.20%) JBoss
3 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (47.25%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (36.26%) Office 365
3 15 (16.48%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (16.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (8.79%) IaaS
5 8 (8.79%) PaaS
6 3 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (2.20%) GitHub
8 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.78%) Firewall
2 8 (8.79%) WAN
3 5 (5.49%) LAN
3 5 (5.49%) Skype
3 5 (5.49%) VPN
4 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.20%) DHCP
6 2 (2.20%) DNS
6 2 (2.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.10%) BGP
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.10%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.10%) HSRP
7 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.10%) IPsec
7 1 (1.10%) MPLS
7 1 (1.10%) OSPF
7 1 (1.10%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.40%) Redis
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (2.20%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 6 (6.59%) JIRA
4 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (5.49%) Fiddler
6 4 (4.40%) IntelliJ
6 4 (4.40%) Subversion
7 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.20%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.20%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.20%) Maven
8 2 (2.20%) NUnit
8 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (1.10%) ProC
9 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Marketing
2 2 (2.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Back Office
3 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (19.78%) Software Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Developer
4 11 (12.09%) Office 365 Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.99%) C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (9.89%) Architect
7 7 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (6.59%) IT Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) WPF
2 8 (8.79%) .NET
2 8 (8.79%) REST
3 5 (5.49%) Web Services
4 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.30%) COM
5 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Core
5 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.20%) CSS
5 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.20%) jQuery
5 2 (2.20%) RESTful
5 2 (2.20%) Sass
5 2 (2.20%) Spring
5 2 (2.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.10%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.10%) Angular 2
6 1 (1.10%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Fintech
2 5 (5.49%) Blog
2 5 (5.49%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (4.40%) User Experience
4 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) CMDB
5 2 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.10%) BYOD
6 1 (1.10%) Derivative
6 1 (1.10%) Equities
6 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.75%) Windows
2 29 (31.87%) Linux
3 17 (18.68%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.19%) Windows 10
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.20%) CentOS
7 2 (2.20%) Debian
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
3 17 (18.68%) DevOps
4 15 (16.48%) Application Virtualisation
5 13 (14.29%) Time Management
6 11 (12.09%) Computer Science
7 10 (10.99%) Migration
7 10 (10.99%) Prototyping
8 8 (8.79%) Cloud Operations
8 8 (8.79%) ITIL
9 7 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (7.69%) Microservices
10 6 (6.59%) BDD
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.59%) Machine Learning
10 6 (6.59%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (6.59%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.59%) TDD
10 6 (6.59%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) Python
2 19 (20.88%) C#
3 17 (18.68%) C++
4 14 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
8 9 (9.89%) Java
9 4 (4.40%) Java 8
10 2 (2.20%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.10%) C
11 1 (1.10%) Go
11 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (5.49%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.40%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
2 4 (4.40%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.09%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.99%) Docker
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) Ansible
3 4 (4.40%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
4 3 (3.30%) PowerCLI
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.20%) Puppet
5 2 (2.20%) Terraform
5 2 (2.20%) WSUS
6 1 (1.10%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (1.10%) Nagios
6 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.67%) Google
3 12 (13.19%) Citrix
4 6 (6.59%) Cisco
5 5 (5.49%) Juniper
5 5 (5.49%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.30%) Facebook
7 2 (2.20%) Actuate
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.20%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.10%) Apple
8 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.10%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle
8 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto