Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 29 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 +31 +40
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 218 227 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.29% 7.61% 4.72%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.28% 33.48% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 192 177 121
Oxfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% +9.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,100 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,700 £78,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 618 678 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.50% 22.73% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 544 536 376
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Oxford -5 129 £60,000 +9.09% 26
Banbury +19 21 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Abingdon +23 16 £54,000 -8.09% 5
Thame +2 8 £48,750 -9.30%
Kidlington +6 7 £64,000 +6.67% 1
Witney +4 3 £55,000 +35.80% 3
Wantage - 3 £40,000 -
Bicester - 1 £70,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 108 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (46.79%) Amazon AWS
3 92 (42.20%) Microsoft
4 62 (28.44%) .NET
5 59 (27.06%) Linux
6 58 (26.61%) Google
7 57 (26.15%) C#
8 56 (25.69%) SQL
9 55 (25.23%) Java
10 52 (23.85%) DevOps
11 51 (23.39%) Web Services
11 51 (23.39%) Python
12 50 (22.94%) Windows
13 48 (22.02%) Google Cloud Platform
14 47 (21.56%) SQL Server
15 44 (20.18%) HTML
15 44 (20.18%) Test Automation
16 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
17 40 (18.35%) JavaScript
17 40 (18.35%) Docker
18 38 (17.43%) Office 365
19 36 (16.51%) Active Directory
20 33 (15.14%) Scrum
21 32 (14.68%) AngularJS
22 29 (13.30%) Degree
22 29 (13.30%) JIRA
22 29 (13.30%) Microservices
22 29 (13.30%) Git (software)
22 29 (13.30%) Windows Server
23 28 (12.84%) Jenkins

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 28 (12.84%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (10.09%) SharePoint
3 18 (8.26%) Apache
4 16 (7.34%) Confluence
5 13 (5.96%) Tomcat
6 12 (5.50%) CMS
7 10 (4.59%) NServiceBus
8 9 (4.13%) JBoss
8 9 (4.13%) Jetty
8 9 (4.13%) nginx
8 9 (4.13%) WebLogic
9 8 (3.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (1.83%) ExpressionEngine
10 4 (1.83%) WordPress
11 3 (1.38%) IIS
11 3 (1.38%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 102 (46.79%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (22.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 38 (17.43%) Office 365
4 24 (11.01%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (9.17%) IaaS
6 17 (7.80%) PaaS
7 15 (6.88%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (4.59%) SaaS
9 8 (3.67%) Force.com
10 7 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (0.92%) Datadog
12 2 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.92%) G Suite
12 2 (0.92%) GitHub
12 2 (0.92%) Slack
13 1 (0.46%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.63%) Firewall
2 10 (4.59%) DHCP
2 10 (4.59%) DNS
3 8 (3.67%) Internet
3 8 (3.67%) SAN
3 8 (3.67%) WAN
3 8 (3.67%) Wireless
4 5 (2.29%) LAN
4 5 (2.29%) VLAN
4 5 (2.29%) VoIP
4 5 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.29%) WPA
5 4 (1.83%) Skype
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.38%) SMS
6 3 (1.38%) VPN
7 2 (0.92%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.92%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.92%) SSL
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.50%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.05%) MySQL
4 8 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.21%) Big Data
5 7 (3.21%) Power BI
5 7 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.29%) Redis
8 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.92%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.92%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (13.30%) Git (software)
1 29 (13.30%) JIRA
2 28 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.42%) JUnit
3 14 (6.42%) SoapUI
4 13 (5.96%) Maven
5 10 (4.59%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.13%) NUnit
6 9 (4.13%) Selenium
6 9 (4.13%) Vagrant
7 7 (3.21%) git-flow
7 7 (3.21%) Subversion
8 6 (2.75%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.29%) Ant
9 5 (2.29%) Hudson
10 4 (1.83%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.38%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.92%) Moq
12 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
13 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (4.59%) Games
2 8 (3.67%) Advertising
3 7 (3.21%) Finance
4 3 (1.38%) Publishing
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Military
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (26.61%) Developer
2 40 (18.35%) Architect
3 30 (13.76%) Software Engineer
4 26 (11.93%) Cloud Engineer
4 26 (11.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 23 (10.55%) .NET Developer
5 23 (10.55%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (6.88%) C# Developer
7 14 (6.42%) AWS DevOps
7 14 (6.42%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 13 (5.96%) Analyst
8 13 (5.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (5.05%) Automation Test Analyst
9 11 (5.05%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (5.05%) IT Engineer
9 11 (5.05%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.44%) .NET
2 51 (23.39%) Web Services
3 44 (20.18%) HTML
4 32 (14.68%) AngularJS
5 27 (12.39%) HTML5
6 25 (11.47%) ASP.NET
7 20 (9.17%) CSS
7 20 (9.17%) Node.js
8 17 (7.80%) SOAP
9 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (5.05%) .NET Framework
10 11 (5.05%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (4.13%) WPF
12 8 (3.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (3.67%) REST
12 8 (3.67%) XML
13 7 (3.21%) JSON
14 6 (2.75%) React
15 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 5 (2.29%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.39%) User Experience
2 20 (9.17%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.88%) Public Cloud
4 14 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.75%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.29%) Fintech
9 4 (1.83%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.38%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.38%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.92%) CMDB
11 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.92%) Life Science
11 2 (0.92%) NHS
11 2 (0.92%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.06%) Linux
2 50 (22.94%) Windows
3 29 (13.30%) Windows Server
4 20 (9.17%) CentOS
5 17 (7.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (6.88%) Debian
7 9 (4.13%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.92%) Android
11 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.46%) Unix
12 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (49.54%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.85%) DevOps
3 44 (20.18%) Test Automation
4 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
5 33 (15.14%) Scrum
6 29 (13.30%) Microservices
7 27 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (11.93%) BDD
8 26 (11.93%) MVC
9 23 (10.55%) Kanban
9 23 (10.55%) Web Application Development
10 22 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (8.26%) Time Management
12 17 (7.80%) UX Design
13 16 (7.34%) Analytics
13 16 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (7.34%) ITIL
14 15 (6.88%) ETL
14 15 (6.88%) Integration Testing
15 14 (6.42%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.15%) C#
2 56 (25.69%) SQL
3 55 (25.23%) Java
4 51 (23.39%) Python
5 40 (18.35%) JavaScript
6 27 (12.39%) Go
7 23 (10.55%) PowerShell
8 22 (10.09%) Bash Shell
9 17 (7.80%) C++
10 15 (6.88%) Ruby
11 12 (5.50%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.13%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.67%) Perl
14 4 (1.83%) PHP
15 3 (1.38%) Java 8
16 2 (0.92%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.46%) C
17 1 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 29 (13.30%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (2.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.75%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (1.83%) CCNA
4 4 (1.83%) CEH
4 4 (1.83%) CISM
4 4 (1.83%) CISSP
4 4 (1.83%) SANS
4 4 (1.83%) SSCP
5 3 (1.38%) CCSP
5 3 (1.38%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.92%) CCIE
6 2 (0.92%) CCNP
6 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.42%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (18.35%) Docker
2 36 (16.51%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.05%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.83%) XenApp
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.92%) vSphere
7 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (12.39%) Ansible
2 26 (11.93%) Kubernetes
3 25 (11.47%) Puppet
4 21 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (9.17%) Terraform
6 12 (5.50%) Packer
7 11 (5.05%) Kibana
7 11 (5.05%) logstash
8 5 (2.29%) Cacti
8 5 (2.29%) Nagios
8 5 (2.29%) SCCM
9 3 (1.38%) WSUS
10 2 (0.92%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.92%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.92%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.46%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.46%) Clonezilla
11 1 (0.46%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 92 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 58 (26.61%) Google
3 20 (9.17%) VMware
4 16 (7.34%) Cisco
5 15 (6.88%) Oracle
6 11 (5.05%) Talend
7 9 (4.13%) Sitecore
8 8 (3.67%) Jitterbit
9 7 (3.21%) New Relic
9 7 (3.21%) Sophos
9 7 (3.21%) Veeam
10 5 (2.29%) Apple
10 5 (2.29%) Red Hat
10 5 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.29%) Xamarin
11 4 (1.83%) Meraki
11 4 (1.83%) SAP
12 3 (1.38%) Palo Alto
13 2 (0.92%) Dell
13 2 (0.92%) Siebel