Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 47 77
Rank change year-on-year +13 +30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 216 156 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.94% 5.81% 3.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.19% 33.69% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 148 122
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,350 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £120,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 671 463 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.55% 17.23% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 544 388 318
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,427 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,750
% change year-on-year - +3.83% +1.67%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +27 125 £60,000 +9.09% 20
Abingdon +4 25 £72,500 +45.00%
Kidlington +4 15 £70,000 +27.27% 4
Bicester +1 3 £90,000 +125.00% 1
Banbury -7 2 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Thame -22 2 £53,750 +34.38%
Witney - 1 £40,500 -
Eynsham - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 116 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 105 (48.61%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (35.19%) Windows
5 64 (29.63%) SQL
6 61 (28.24%) SQL Server
7 51 (23.61%) C#
8 50 (23.15%) Office 365
9 48 (22.22%) Linux
9 48 (22.22%) Python
10 46 (21.30%) Java
11 44 (20.37%) Web Services
12 42 (19.44%) Degree
13 41 (18.98%) Scrum
13 41 (18.98%) DevOps
13 41 (18.98%) Windows Server
14 40 (18.52%) .NET
15 39 (18.06%) Jenkins
16 38 (17.59%) Puppet
16 38 (17.59%) MongoDB
17 37 (17.13%) PowerShell
18 36 (16.67%) Active Directory
19 35 (16.20%) CSS
20 34 (15.74%) JavaScript
21 32 (14.81%) Configuration Management
21 32 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (14.81%) AngularJS
22 31 (14.35%) Hyper-V
22 31 (14.35%) SQL Server 2016
23 30 (13.89%) Docker

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 22 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.70%) Confluence
5 7 (3.24%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.78%) Apache
7 4 (1.85%) CMS
7 4 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.85%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.46%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.46%) IIS
9 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (9.72%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.46%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 105 (48.61%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (23.15%) Office 365
3 25 (11.57%) IaaS
4 22 (10.19%) PaaS
5 19 (8.80%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (6.94%) SaaS
8 9 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (3.24%) GitHub
10 6 (2.78%) Slack
11 4 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.85%) Serverless
12 2 (0.93%) Akamai
12 2 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.93%) G Suite
13 1 (0.46%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
13 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.26%) VPN
2 18 (8.33%) Firewall
3 17 (7.87%) WAN
4 16 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 13 (6.02%) Network Security
6 12 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 10 (4.63%) DNS
8 7 (3.24%) BGP
9 6 (2.78%) DHCP
9 6 (2.78%) LAN
9 6 (2.78%) VoIP
10 5 (2.31%) DMZ
10 5 (2.31%) IPsec
10 5 (2.31%) MPLS
10 5 (2.31%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (1.39%) EIGRP
12 3 (1.39%) HSRP
12 3 (1.39%) OSPF
12 3 (1.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 38 (17.59%) MongoDB
3 31 (14.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 18 (8.33%) Big Data
5 17 (7.87%) Hadoop
5 17 (7.87%) MySQL
5 17 (7.87%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.87%) RavenDB
5 17 (7.87%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (6.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (5.09%) Power BI
9 9 (4.17%) Data Lake
9 9 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.24%) Redis
11 5 (2.31%) HDInsight
12 3 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 20 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.26%) JIRA
3 15 (6.94%) Bitbucket
4 13 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (5.09%) JUnit
6 10 (4.63%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.63%) Selenium
6 10 (4.63%) SoapUI
7 9 (4.17%) Maven
8 4 (1.85%) MSI
9 2 (0.93%) JMeter
10 1 (0.46%) gulp
10 1 (0.46%) Mockito
10 1 (0.46%) ReSharper
10 1 (0.46%) TestLink
10 1 (0.46%) TestRail
10 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (7.87%) Finance
2 13 (6.02%) Games
3 11 (5.09%) Publishing
4 10 (4.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Law
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (20.83%) Developer
2 43 (19.91%) Architect
3 29 (13.43%) .NET Developer
3 29 (13.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
5 21 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (8.80%) .NET Software Developer
7 18 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 15 (6.94%) Network Engineer
9 14 (6.48%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.48%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (6.02%) Data Architect
11 11 (5.09%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) Network Security Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) Security Engineer
12 10 (4.63%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (4.63%) Senior DevOps
12 10 (4.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.63%) Senior Network Security Engineer
12 10 (4.63%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.37%) Web Services
2 40 (18.52%) .NET
3 35 (16.20%) CSS
4 32 (14.81%) AngularJS
5 28 (12.96%) HTML
6 26 (12.04%) ASP.NET
7 22 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 17 (7.87%) CSS3
9 17 (7.87%) HTML5
10 11 (5.09%) React
11 9 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
11 9 (4.17%) MDX
12 8 (3.70%) SOAP
13 7 (3.24%) Node.js
14 5 (2.31%) jQuery
14 5 (2.31%) JSON
15 3 (1.39%) REST
15 3 (1.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.96%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 9 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.78%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.31%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.85%) Semantic Web
8 3 (1.39%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.39%) Fintech
9 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.93%) NHS
9 2 (0.93%) Replication
9 2 (0.93%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.46%) Blog
10 1 (0.46%) BYOD
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Life Science
10 1 (0.46%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 76 (35.19%) Windows
2 48 (22.22%) Linux
3 41 (18.98%) Windows Server
4 20 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.24%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.39%) Unix
6 3 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) CentOS
7 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.46%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (18.98%) DevOps
2 41 (18.98%) Scrum
3 32 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 32 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (13.43%) Software Engineering
5 28 (12.96%) Migration
5 28 (12.96%) Test Automation
6 27 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
7 24 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 22 (10.19%) MVC
9 19 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (8.33%) Kanban
10 18 (8.33%) Open Source
11 17 (7.87%) Web Application Development
12 16 (7.41%) Data Migration
12 16 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (6.94%) Web Filtering
14 14 (6.48%) Analytics
14 14 (6.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (29.63%) SQL
2 51 (23.61%) C#
3 48 (22.22%) Python
4 46 (21.30%) Java
5 37 (17.13%) PowerShell
6 34 (15.74%) JavaScript
7 28 (12.96%) C++
8 25 (11.57%) Ruby
9 18 (8.33%) Perl
10 15 (6.94%) C
11 4 (1.85%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.39%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.39%) Groovy
12 3 (1.39%) PHP
13 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.46%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (19.44%) Degree
2 9 (4.17%) MBA
3 8 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.85%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.09%) QA
2 9 (4.17%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.39%) GDPR
5 2 (0.93%) PMO
6 1 (0.46%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.35%) Hyper-V
3 30 (13.89%) Docker
4 11 (5.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (3.24%) XenApp
7 6 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.39%) HDFS
9 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (17.59%) Puppet
2 22 (10.19%) Ansible
2 22 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.87%) Terraform
4 13 (6.02%) Packer
5 9 (4.17%) Kibana
5 9 (4.17%) logstash
6 6 (2.78%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.78%) SCCM
6 6 (2.78%) SCOM
7 4 (1.85%) Salt
8 2 (0.93%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.93%) Nagios
8 2 (0.93%) Rancher
8 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 116 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.89%) Google
3 27 (12.50%) Citrix
4 15 (6.94%) Cisco
4 15 (6.94%) Oracle
4 15 (6.94%) Palo Alto
5 14 (6.48%) Sophos
6 12 (5.56%) Juniper
6 12 (5.56%) VMware
7 11 (5.09%) Perforce
8 10 (4.63%) Meraki
9 9 (4.17%) Cognos
9 9 (4.17%) Tableau
10 7 (3.24%) SAP
10 7 (3.24%) Talend
11 6 (2.78%) Splunk
12 4 (1.85%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.85%) New Relic
12 4 (1.85%) Sitecore
12 4 (1.85%) SolarWinds