Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 32 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 174 229 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.47% 7.45% 5.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.46% 33.33% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 144 183 130
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £59,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.78% +9.26% +13.68%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £78,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 536 687 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.01% 22.36% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 464 543 373
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -16 81 £60,000 +9.09% 20
Abingdon +17 18 £54,000 -10.00% 3
Banbury +10 17 £42,500 -29.17% 2
Kidlington +11 12 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Thame +6 4 £53,750 - 4
Witney +3 3 £55,000 +35.80% 2
Wantage - 2 £46,250 -
Wallingford +12 1 £35,000 - 3
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 90 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (37.36%) C#
4 56 (32.18%) Windows
5 53 (30.46%) Linux
6 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
7 46 (26.44%) Python
8 45 (25.86%) .NET
9 43 (24.71%) Google
10 38 (21.84%) DevOps
11 35 (20.11%) Docker
12 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
12 34 (19.54%) Java
12 34 (19.54%) Firewall
13 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
13 33 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
14 31 (17.82%) Software Engineering
14 31 (17.82%) SQL
14 31 (17.82%) Office 365
15 27 (15.52%) C++
15 27 (15.52%) HTML
15 27 (15.52%) Microservices
16 26 (14.94%) Active Directory
17 25 (14.37%) Bash Shell
18 24 (13.79%) Node.js
19 23 (13.22%) Windows Server
19 23 (13.22%) Git (software)
20 22 (12.64%) Time Management
20 22 (12.64%) Degree
20 22 (12.64%) WPF

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 14 (8.05%) CMS
1 14 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (6.32%) Apache
3 11 (6.32%) NServiceBus
4 8 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.60%) ExpressionEngine
4 8 (4.60%) WordPress
5 7 (4.02%) IIS
5 7 (4.02%) JBoss
5 7 (4.02%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.87%) Jetty
6 5 (2.87%) nginx
6 5 (2.87%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.87%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.30%) Confluence
8 2 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 90 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (18.97%) Cloud Computing
3 31 (17.82%) Office 365
4 21 (12.07%) Google Cloud Platform
5 19 (10.92%) IaaS
6 13 (7.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (6.90%) PaaS
8 11 (6.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (6.32%) SaaS
9 8 (4.60%) Force.com
10 5 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (2.30%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (1.72%) OneDrive
13 2 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
13 2 (1.15%) G Suite
14 1 (0.57%) Azure Functions
14 1 (0.57%) Datadog
14 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.54%) Firewall
2 10 (5.75%) Wireless
3 8 (4.60%) Internet
4 7 (4.02%) DHCP
4 7 (4.02%) DNS
4 7 (4.02%) SAN
4 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (2.87%) Skype
6 5 (2.87%) WAN
7 4 (2.30%) VLAN
7 4 (2.30%) VPN
7 4 (2.30%) WPA
8 3 (1.72%) LAN
8 3 (1.72%) VoIP
9 2 (1.15%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.15%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.15%) SSL
10 1 (0.57%) SMS
10 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.62%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.75%) RDBMS
3 10 (5.75%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.60%) Redis
5 7 (4.02%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.72%) Big Data
6 3 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.15%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.15%) MarkLogic
7 2 (1.15%) MySQL
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.57%) Power BI
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.22%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.05%) JIRA
3 7 (4.02%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.45%) NUnit
4 6 (3.45%) Subversion
4 6 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.87%) git-flow
5 5 (2.87%) Vagrant
6 4 (2.30%) Grunt
6 4 (2.30%) gulp
6 4 (2.30%) Maven
6 4 (2.30%) MSBuild
6 4 (2.30%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.72%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.15%) JUnit
8 2 (1.15%) Moq
8 2 (1.15%) Selenium
8 2 (1.15%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.57%) Hudson
General
1 6 (3.45%) Retail
2 5 (2.87%) Finance
2 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.30%) Publishing
4 3 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Military
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (26.44%) Developer
2 34 (19.54%) Architect
3 29 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.49%) .NET Developer
5 19 (10.92%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (9.20%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (6.32%) C# Developer
10 11 (6.32%) Windows Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 10 (5.75%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Incident Manager
13 8 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (4.60%) Security Incident Manager
13 8 (4.60%) Security Manager
13 8 (4.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.86%) .NET
2 27 (15.52%) HTML
3 24 (13.79%) Node.js
4 22 (12.64%) WPF
5 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET
6 16 (9.20%) .NET Framework
7 15 (8.62%) CSS
7 15 (8.62%) HTML5
8 14 (8.05%) Web Services
9 12 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.75%) Spring
10 10 (5.75%) Spring Boot
11 9 (5.17%) REST
12 7 (4.02%) JSON
13 6 (3.45%) jQuery
13 6 (3.45%) React
14 5 (2.87%) .NET Core
14 5 (2.87%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.32%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.75%) Public Cloud
3 10 (5.75%) User Experience
4 9 (5.17%) Fintech
5 7 (4.02%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (3.45%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.87%) CMDB
7 5 (2.87%) FMCG
7 5 (2.87%) Life Science
7 5 (2.87%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.72%) BYOD
8 3 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.15%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.15%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (32.18%) Windows
2 53 (30.46%) Linux
3 23 (13.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (8.62%) CentOS
5 13 (7.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (6.32%) Debian
7 10 (5.75%) DC/OS
7 10 (5.75%) Mesosphere
8 8 (4.60%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.57%) Android
12 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (21.84%) DevOps
3 31 (17.82%) Software Engineering
4 27 (15.52%) Microservices
5 22 (12.64%) Time Management
6 21 (12.07%) MVC
7 19 (10.92%) Prototyping
8 18 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 17 (9.77%) ITIL
10 16 (9.20%) Computer Science
10 16 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (8.62%) Scrum
12 14 (8.05%) E-Commerce
12 14 (8.05%) SOA
12 14 (8.05%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.32%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (5.75%) BDD
14 10 (5.75%) Content Management
14 10 (5.75%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 65 (37.36%) C#
2 46 (26.44%) Python
3 34 (19.54%) Java
4 33 (18.97%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.82%) SQL
6 27 (15.52%) C++
7 25 (14.37%) Bash Shell
8 16 (9.20%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.45%) Go
9 6 (3.45%) Perl
9 6 (3.45%) Ruby
10 5 (2.87%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.72%) Java 8
11 3 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.15%) PHP
12 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) C
13 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Degree
2 15 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (4.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 8 (4.60%) CEH
3 8 (4.60%) CISM
3 8 (4.60%) CISSP
3 8 (4.60%) SANS
3 8 (4.60%) SSCP
4 7 (4.02%) CCNA
4 7 (4.02%) CCSP
5 6 (3.45%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.72%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (1.15%) CCIE
8 2 (1.15%) CCNP
9 1 (0.57%) ISEB
9 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (20.11%) Docker
2 26 (14.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.30%) XenApp
6 2 (1.15%) vSphere
6 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.20%) Ansible
2 15 (8.62%) Kubernetes
3 14 (8.05%) Puppet
4 13 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (6.90%) Terraform
6 7 (4.02%) SCCM
7 5 (2.87%) Kibana
7 5 (2.87%) logstash
7 5 (2.87%) Packer
8 4 (2.30%) Cacti
8 4 (2.30%) Jamf Pro
8 4 (2.30%) Nagios
9 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.72%) PowerCLI
9 3 (1.72%) SCOM
9 3 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.72%) WSUS
10 2 (1.15%) Backup Exec
10 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (1.15%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 50 (28.74%) Microsoft
2 43 (24.71%) Google
3 15 (8.62%) Cisco
4 13 (7.47%) Sitecore
5 10 (5.75%) VMware
6 8 (4.60%) Jitterbit
7 7 (4.02%) Oracle
8 6 (3.45%) Apple
8 6 (3.45%) Meraki
8 6 (3.45%) Palo Alto
8 6 (3.45%) Sophos
8 6 (3.45%) Veeam
9 5 (2.87%) New Relic
9 5 (2.87%) Xamarin
10 4 (2.30%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.72%) Facebook
12 2 (1.15%) Citrix
12 2 (1.15%) Dell
12 2 (1.15%) Symantec
12 2 (1.15%) Talend