Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 57 98
Rank change year-on-year +26 +41 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 222 143 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.51% 4.87% 2.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.23% 31.22% 24.12%
Number of salaries quoted 171 124 98
Oxfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +9.29% +38.64%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £62,375
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 668 458 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.58% 15.61% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 527 376 280
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.24% -3.87%
10th Percentile £33,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,625 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 18 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +42 127 £55,000 +1.85% 15
Kidlington +6 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Abingdon -6 10 £58,750 +23.68%
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £30,000 -
Banbury +4 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Thame -15 2 £53,750 +34.38%
Wallingford - 2 £35,000 -
Witney -1 1 £40,500 -
Eynsham - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 125 (56.31%) Microsoft
2 120 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
3 91 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (31.53%) SQL
5 68 (30.63%) Java
5 68 (30.63%) JavaScript
6 65 (29.28%) Windows
7 59 (26.58%) Python
8 57 (25.68%) Degree
9 51 (22.97%) SQL Server
10 50 (22.52%) C#
10 50 (22.52%) .NET
11 48 (21.62%) Web Services
12 47 (21.17%) Mentoring
13 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
14 44 (19.82%) Active Directory
15 43 (19.37%) Office 365
16 41 (18.47%) Windows Server
17 40 (18.02%) CSS
18 38 (17.12%) Google
19 37 (16.67%) Scrum
20 36 (16.22%) Hyper-V
21 35 (15.77%) IaaS
21 35 (15.77%) Kalman Filter
22 33 (14.86%) SCOM
22 33 (14.86%) C++
23 32 (14.41%) VPN
24 31 (13.96%) PowerShell
24 31 (13.96%) Service Design
25 30 (13.51%) AngularJS

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 19 (8.56%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.76%) Skype for Business
3 12 (5.41%) CMS
3 12 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 12 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (5.41%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.50%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.60%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.15%) IIS
8 6 (2.70%) Confluence
9 4 (1.80%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.45%) Apache
12 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
12 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.15%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 120 (54.05%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (19.37%) Office 365
3 35 (15.77%) IaaS
4 28 (12.61%) PaaS
5 27 (12.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (8.11%) SaaS
7 15 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (4.05%) Azure Data Factory
9 6 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (2.25%) GitHub
11 3 (1.35%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.41%) VPN
2 27 (12.16%) DNS
2 27 (12.16%) Intrusion Detection
3 25 (11.26%) Network Security
4 21 (9.46%) WAN
5 20 (9.01%) DHCP
6 19 (8.56%) Ethernet
6 19 (8.56%) Firewall
7 17 (7.66%) Skype
8 15 (6.76%) Kerberos
8 15 (6.76%) LDAP
9 14 (6.31%) BGP
10 13 (5.86%) TCP/IP
11 8 (3.60%) HSRP
11 8 (3.60%) LAN
11 8 (3.60%) PBX
11 8 (3.60%) PSTN
11 8 (3.60%) VoIP
12 7 (3.15%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (3.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.91%) MongoDB
2 22 (9.91%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.86%) Big Data
3 13 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.86%) Power BI
3 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.95%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.05%) HDInsight
7 7 (3.15%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.15%) Redis
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (1.80%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.35%) HBase
10 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (13.06%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.46%) Cucumber
2 21 (9.46%) JUnit
2 21 (9.46%) Selenium
3 17 (7.66%) Maven
4 16 (7.21%) SoapUI
5 13 (5.86%) JIRA
6 10 (4.50%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.60%) MSI
8 7 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (2.70%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.70%) JMeter
9 6 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (2.25%) Mockito
10 5 (2.25%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.45%) Ant
12 1 (0.45%) Hudson
12 1 (0.45%) TestLink
12 1 (0.45%) TestRail
General
1 24 (10.81%) Finance
2 8 (3.60%) Publishing
3 4 (1.80%) Games
3 4 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.35%) Marketing
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
5 2 (0.90%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Local Government
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (32.88%) Developer
2 33 (14.86%) .NET Developer
3 28 (12.61%) C# Developer
3 28 (12.61%) Network Engineer
4 26 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.26%) Analyst
5 25 (11.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 25 (11.26%) Security Engineer
6 21 (9.46%) Architect
6 21 (9.46%) Web Developer
7 20 (9.01%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (9.01%) Senior Network Engineer
7 20 (9.01%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 20 (9.01%) Senior Security Engineer
8 19 (8.56%) Systems Engineer
9 16 (7.21%) Test Automation Engineer
9 16 (7.21%) Test Engineer
10 15 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (6.31%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (22.52%) .NET
2 48 (21.62%) Web Services
3 40 (18.02%) CSS
4 30 (13.51%) AngularJS
4 30 (13.51%) HTML
5 24 (10.81%) ASP.NET
6 20 (9.01%) jQuery
6 20 (9.01%) RESTful
7 14 (6.31%) JSON
7 14 (6.31%) Spring
8 13 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (5.86%) REST
9 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (5.41%) J2EE
10 10 (4.50%) JMS
10 10 (4.50%) React
10 10 (4.50%) Spring Boot
11 9 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (3.60%) HTML5
13 7 (3.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.76%) Private Cloud
3 12 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (4.05%) BYOD
4 9 (4.05%) Clustering
4 9 (4.05%) PKI
5 8 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.15%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.25%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.35%) Fintech
8 3 (1.35%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.90%) NHS
10 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.45%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Windows
2 41 (18.47%) Windows Server
3 30 (13.51%) Linux
4 20 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (7.21%) Windows 10
6 7 (3.15%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.15%) Unix
7 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.35%) CentOS
9 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.45%) Debian
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.99%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.17%) Mentoring
3 37 (16.67%) Scrum
4 35 (15.77%) Kalman Filter
5 31 (13.96%) Service Design
6 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (11.71%) Web Filtering
8 25 (11.26%) ITIL
8 25 (11.26%) Software Engineering
9 23 (10.36%) Task Automation
10 22 (9.91%) Test Automation
11 21 (9.46%) TDD
12 20 (9.01%) Migration
12 20 (9.01%) Problem Management
13 19 (8.56%) Network Monitoring
13 19 (8.56%) Security Operations
14 18 (8.11%) Kanban
14 18 (8.11%) MVC
15 17 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (7.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (31.53%) SQL
2 68 (30.63%) Java
2 68 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 59 (26.58%) Python
4 50 (22.52%) C#
5 33 (14.86%) C++
6 31 (13.96%) PowerShell
7 27 (12.16%) Ruby
8 26 (11.71%) C
9 22 (9.91%) Perl
10 6 (2.70%) R
10 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.45%) Groovy
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (25.68%) Degree
2 15 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.35%) MBA
3 3 (1.35%) MCSE
3 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.45%) CCNP
4 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.66%) QA
2 12 (5.41%) PMO
3 4 (1.80%) SLA
4 3 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (19.82%) Active Directory
2 36 (16.22%) Hyper-V
3 18 (8.11%) Docker
4 17 (7.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (6.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (14.86%) SCOM
2 26 (11.71%) SCCM
3 20 (9.01%) Puppet
4 16 (7.21%) Terraform
5 13 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (5.41%) Ansible
6 12 (5.41%) Nagios
7 10 (4.50%) Packer
8 7 (3.15%) SCVMM
9 6 (2.70%) SCDPM
10 5 (2.25%) Kubernetes
11 3 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (1.35%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.35%) WSUS
12 1 (0.45%) Rancher
12 1 (0.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (56.31%) Microsoft
2 38 (17.12%) Google
3 29 (13.06%) Palo Alto
4 20 (9.01%) Juniper
5 17 (7.66%) Citrix
6 16 (7.21%) Cisco
7 13 (5.86%) SolarWinds
8 12 (5.41%) Sitecore
9 11 (4.95%) VMware
10 9 (4.05%) Cognos
10 9 (4.05%) Oracle
10 9 (4.05%) Tableau
11 8 (3.60%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.70%) Talend
13 5 (2.25%) Meraki
13 5 (2.25%) Perforce
13 5 (2.25%) Sophos
14 4 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.80%) Xamarin
15 3 (1.35%) Apple