Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 37 26
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 247 236 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 12.51% 7.70% 9.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.27% 32.73% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 186 214 215
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +11.11% +13.68%
10th Percentile £27,625 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,250 £77,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -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 681 721 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 34.50% 23.53% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 586 661 515
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,200
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +8 141 £55,000 -8.33% 40
Abingdon +19 38 £45,000 -14.29% 15
Kidlington +14 11 £48,000 -29.41% 2
Wallingford - 8 £30,000 - 1
Banbury 0 6 £32,500 -21.69% 5
Thame +14 2 - - 4
Henley-on-Thames - 2 £36,500 - 1
Witney - 1 £60,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 97 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 83 (33.60%) Amazon AWS
3 82 (33.20%) Windows
4 76 (30.77%) Docker
5 74 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (28.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 67 (27.13%) DevOps
8 64 (25.91%) Software Engineering
9 62 (25.10%) Python
9 62 (25.10%) .NET
10 60 (24.29%) SQL
11 59 (23.89%) Git (software)
12 56 (22.67%) Linux
13 54 (21.86%) Google
14 53 (21.46%) C#
14 53 (21.46%) Office 365
14 53 (21.46%) Kubernetes
15 50 (20.24%) Degree
16 47 (19.03%) Computer Science
16 47 (19.03%) Jenkins
17 45 (18.22%) Visual Studio Team System
18 44 (17.81%) C++
19 43 (17.41%) REST
20 41 (16.60%) Test Automation
21 40 (16.19%) Java
22 38 (15.38%) Web Services
22 38 (15.38%) TeamCity
22 38 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
23 37 (14.98%) Active Directory
24 36 (14.57%) MVC

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 17 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (6.48%) Confluence
3 15 (6.07%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.83%) CMS
5 6 (2.43%) Drupal
6 5 (2.02%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.62%) JBoss
7 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.62%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.40%) nginx
9 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 83 (33.60%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (28.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 53 (21.46%) Office 365
4 30 (12.15%) IaaS
4 30 (12.15%) PaaS
5 20 (8.10%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (5.26%) SaaS
7 12 (4.86%) Power Platform
8 11 (4.45%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (2.83%) Azure Data Factory
9 7 (2.83%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (2.43%) PowerApps
11 4 (1.62%) GitHub
12 2 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.81%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.40%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.07%) Firewall
2 14 (5.67%) WAN
3 9 (3.64%) VPN
4 8 (3.24%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.83%) DNS
6 6 (2.43%) Ethernet
6 6 (2.43%) HSRP
6 6 (2.43%) LAN
6 6 (2.43%) MPLS
6 6 (2.43%) VRRP
7 5 (2.02%) DHCP
7 5 (2.02%) Skype
8 4 (1.62%) Internet
9 3 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (1.21%) Wireless
10 2 (0.81%) BGP
10 2 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.81%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.81%) VoIP
11 1 (0.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.07%) MySQL
4 12 (4.86%) Power BI
4 12 (4.86%) Redis
5 9 (3.64%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.83%) Data Lake
7 7 (2.83%) HDInsight
7 7 (2.83%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.43%) Qlik Sense
8 6 (2.43%) QlikView
9 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.81%) Big Data
12 2 (0.81%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 59 (23.89%) Git (software)
2 47 (19.03%) Jenkins
3 45 (18.22%) Visual Studio Team System
4 38 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 22 (8.91%) Subversion
6 17 (6.88%) JIRA
7 15 (6.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (6.07%) Maven
7 15 (6.07%) Selenium
8 14 (5.67%) Cucumber
8 14 (5.67%) SpecFlow
9 12 (4.86%) Fiddler
9 12 (4.86%) Mocha
9 12 (4.86%) WebDriver
10 11 (4.45%) Gradle
10 11 (4.45%) Travis CI
11 5 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.62%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.81%) CircleCI
General
1 11 (4.45%) Publishing
2 10 (4.05%) Retail
3 7 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.62%) Games
4 4 (1.62%) Marketing
5 3 (1.21%) Finance
5 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 66 (26.72%) Developer
2 54 (21.86%) Software Engineer
3 21 (8.50%) Junior
3 21 (8.50%) Software Developer
4 19 (7.69%) Architect
5 17 (6.88%) Junior Developer
6 16 (6.48%) Graduate
6 16 (6.48%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (6.48%) Graduate Software Developer
6 16 (6.48%) Junior Software Developer
7 15 (6.07%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.07%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.07%) Office 365 Engineer
8 14 (5.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (5.67%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.26%) Scientific Software Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) QA Engineer
10 12 (4.86%) Software QA Engineer
11 11 (4.45%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (25.10%) .NET
2 43 (17.41%) REST
3 38 (15.38%) Web Services
4 35 (14.17%) ASP.NET
5 20 (8.10%) AngularJS
6 17 (6.88%) .NET Core
7 15 (6.07%) Spring
8 13 (5.26%) React
9 11 (4.45%) Apache Camel
9 11 (4.45%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (4.45%) GraphQL
9 11 (4.45%) OAuth
9 11 (4.45%) OAuth2
9 11 (4.45%) SOAP
9 11 (4.45%) Spring Boot
10 10 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (3.64%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.64%) Node.js
12 7 (2.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (2.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.07%) Algorithms
1 15 (6.07%) Blog
2 12 (4.86%) Data Structures
3 11 (4.45%) Cloud Native
4 8 (3.24%) FMCG
4 8 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.83%) Life Science
5 7 (2.83%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.43%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.43%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.02%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.02%) User Experience
8 4 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.62%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.62%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.81%) CMDB
10 2 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 82 (33.20%) Windows
2 56 (22.67%) Linux
3 17 (6.88%) Windows Server
3 17 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.43%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.02%) Android
6 5 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.02%) CentOS
7 4 (1.62%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.21%) Debian
8 3 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (27.13%) DevOps
3 64 (25.91%) Software Engineering
4 47 (19.03%) Computer Science
5 41 (16.60%) Test Automation
6 36 (14.57%) MVC
7 34 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (13.36%) TDD
9 32 (12.96%) Microservices
10 23 (9.31%) Build Automation
11 22 (8.91%) Analytics
11 22 (8.91%) BDD
11 22 (8.91%) Continuous Delivery
12 21 (8.50%) Mathematics
13 20 (8.10%) Cryptography
13 20 (8.10%) Test Strategy
14 19 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
15 18 (7.29%) Pair Programming
15 18 (7.29%) Software Architecture
15 18 (7.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.10%) Python
2 60 (24.29%) SQL
3 53 (21.46%) C#
4 44 (17.81%) C++
5 40 (16.19%) Java
6 24 (9.72%) JavaScript
7 21 (8.50%) Bash Shell
7 21 (8.50%) PowerShell
8 18 (7.29%) Go
9 7 (2.83%) PHP
10 5 (2.02%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.62%) Java 8
12 3 (1.21%) Ruby
12 3 (1.21%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.81%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) Groovy
14 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.40%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (20.24%) Degree
2 38 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.45%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.83%) MCSA
6 6 (2.43%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (1.21%) MCSE
8 2 (0.81%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.81%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
9 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (2.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) GDPR
3 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 76 (30.77%) Docker
2 37 (14.98%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.40%) oVirt
6 1 (0.40%) RHEV
6 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 53 (21.46%) Kubernetes
2 14 (5.67%) Terraform
3 9 (3.64%) Ansible
3 9 (3.64%) Puppet
3 9 (3.64%) SCCM
4 6 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.62%) WSUS
6 2 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) Packer
7 1 (0.40%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 97 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 54 (21.86%) Google
3 17 (6.88%) Citrix
4 15 (6.07%) Cisco
5 14 (5.67%) Oracle
6 12 (4.86%) Cypress Semiconductor
7 10 (4.05%) Juniper
7 10 (4.05%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.43%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.43%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.02%) Actuate
9 5 (2.02%) Brightcove
9 5 (2.02%) Optimizely
9 5 (2.02%) SaltStack
9 5 (2.02%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.62%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.62%) VMware
11 2 (0.81%) Facebook
11 2 (0.81%) Ivanti
11 2 (0.81%) Remedy