Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 26 59
Rank change year-on-year -10 +33 +50
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 235 253 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.70% 9.01% 5.06%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.56% 42.74% 35.36%
Number of salaries quoted 212 211 144
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +13.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £79,750 £77,000 £63,025
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +9.89%

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 680 592 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.30% 21.09% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 620 493 405
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,495 £31,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £77,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -8 160 £60,000 +4.35% 26
Kidlington +9 15 £68,000 -2.86%
Abingdon +1 11 £52,500 -25.00% 4
Banbury +19 9 £41,500 -17.00% 6
Bicester - 6 £90,000 -
Thame - 5 £47,500 - 1
Wantage - 1 £40,000 - 1
Burford - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 123 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (50.21%) Microsoft
3 113 (48.09%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (39.57%) Web Services
5 70 (29.79%) SQL
6 68 (28.94%) .NET
7 64 (27.23%) Windows
8 60 (25.53%) Java
8 60 (25.53%) DevOps
9 59 (25.11%) Linux
10 57 (24.26%) Google
11 54 (22.98%) SQL Server
11 54 (22.98%) Docker
12 53 (22.55%) AngularJS
12 53 (22.55%) Scrum
13 52 (22.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 51 (21.70%) Test Automation
14 51 (21.70%) HTML
15 50 (21.28%) Jenkins
16 46 (19.57%) Active Directory
16 46 (19.57%) Software Engineering
17 43 (18.30%) C#
17 43 (18.30%) Office 365
17 43 (18.30%) Puppet
18 39 (16.60%) Web Application Development
19 38 (16.17%) Microservices
20 37 (15.74%) HTML5
21 36 (15.32%) Kanban
22 35 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (14.89%) MongoDB

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 34 (14.47%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (9.36%) Confluence
3 12 (5.11%) Apache
3 12 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.83%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.98%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.70%) Jetty
6 4 (1.70%) nginx
6 4 (1.70%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.28%) CMS
8 2 (0.85%) IIS
8 2 (0.85%) JBoss
8 2 (0.85%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.55%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (2.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (1.70%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 113 (48.09%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (22.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 43 (18.30%) Office 365
4 15 (6.38%) PaaS
5 14 (5.96%) IaaS
6 10 (4.26%) SaaS
6 10 (4.26%) Slack
7 8 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.98%) GitHub
9 4 (1.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.70%) G Suite
10 3 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.43%) Datadog
12 1 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.66%) Firewall
2 11 (4.68%) Internet
3 10 (4.26%) WAN
4 8 (3.40%) LAN
5 7 (2.98%) DNS
5 7 (2.98%) VoIP
5 7 (2.98%) VPN
6 6 (2.55%) DHCP
6 6 (2.55%) DMZ
7 5 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.70%) IPsec
8 4 (1.70%) MPLS
8 4 (1.70%) PSTN
9 3 (1.28%) SAN
9 3 (1.28%) SMS
9 3 (1.28%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.43%) BGP
11 1 (0.43%) Intranet
11 1 (0.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.98%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.89%) MongoDB
3 26 (11.06%) MySQL
4 17 (7.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 17 (7.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (5.53%) Big Data
5 13 (5.53%) Power BI
6 10 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 10 (4.26%) RavenDB
7 7 (2.98%) Redis
7 7 (2.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.55%) Data Lake
8 6 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (21.28%) Jenkins
2 33 (14.04%) JIRA
3 22 (9.36%) SoapUI
4 21 (8.94%) Git (software)
4 21 (8.94%) JUnit
5 9 (3.83%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.83%) Maven
6 8 (3.40%) Selenium
7 6 (2.55%) Ant
7 6 (2.55%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.55%) Hudson
7 6 (2.55%) NUnit
8 4 (1.70%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.85%) git-flow
10 1 (0.43%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.43%) Codeship
10 1 (0.43%) gulp
10 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (7.66%) Publishing
2 13 (5.53%) Games
3 11 (4.68%) Finance
4 6 (2.55%) Advertising
4 6 (2.55%) Marketing
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Military
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (26.81%) Developer
2 41 (17.45%) Cloud Engineer
3 38 (16.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 37 (15.74%) Architect
5 25 (10.64%) Software Engineer
6 22 (9.36%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (8.51%) .NET Developer
8 19 (8.09%) Analyst
8 19 (8.09%) Web Developer
9 18 (7.66%) Automation Test Analyst
9 18 (7.66%) Test Analyst
10 17 (7.23%) Senior DevOps
10 17 (7.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 16 (6.81%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 13 (5.53%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (5.53%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (5.53%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 13 (5.53%) Senior Test Analyst
13 11 (4.68%) C# Developer
13 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (39.57%) Web Services
2 68 (28.94%) .NET
3 53 (22.55%) AngularJS
4 51 (21.70%) HTML
5 37 (15.74%) HTML5
6 32 (13.62%) CSS
7 28 (11.91%) ASP.NET
8 22 (9.36%) SOAP
9 20 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (8.09%) Elastic Stack
11 13 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 13 (5.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (5.11%) React
13 10 (4.26%) CSS3
13 10 (4.26%) Django
13 10 (4.26%) REST
14 9 (3.83%) Flask
15 7 (2.98%) Node.js
16 6 (2.55%) XML
16 6 (2.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.04%) User Experience
2 24 (10.21%) Public Cloud
3 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.11%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.55%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.55%) Semantic Web
7 4 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.28%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.85%) Blog
9 2 (0.85%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.85%) Life Science
9 2 (0.85%) NHS
9 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.23%) Windows
2 59 (25.11%) Linux
3 34 (14.47%) Windows Server
4 9 (3.83%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.13%) CentOS
6 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.70%) Debian
7 4 (1.70%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.43%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (25.53%) DevOps
3 53 (22.55%) Scrum
4 51 (21.70%) Test Automation
5 46 (19.57%) Software Engineering
6 39 (16.60%) Web Application Development
7 38 (16.17%) Microservices
8 36 (15.32%) Kanban
9 35 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (14.04%) Problem-Solving
11 28 (11.91%) MVC
12 27 (11.49%) Configuration Management
13 26 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (11.06%) UX Design
14 25 (10.64%) Analytics
15 24 (10.21%) ITIL
16 23 (9.79%) Data Analytics
17 22 (9.36%) Change Management
18 21 (8.94%) API Testing
18 21 (8.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (29.79%) SQL
2 60 (25.53%) Java
3 43 (18.30%) C#
4 33 (14.04%) Go
5 31 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 31 (13.19%) Python
6 25 (10.64%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.11%) Bash Shell
8 11 (4.68%) Ruby
9 9 (3.83%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.83%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.98%) C++
10 7 (2.98%) PHP
11 6 (2.55%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.28%) C
12 3 (1.28%) Perl
13 1 (0.43%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.43%) MCP
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.36%) QA
2 11 (4.68%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.13%) GDPR
4 3 (1.28%) GCP
5 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.85%) SLA
6 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.43%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 54 (22.98%) Docker
2 46 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.66%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 43 (18.30%) Puppet
2 29 (12.34%) Terraform
3 22 (9.36%) Packer
4 20 (8.51%) Kubernetes
5 19 (8.09%) Kibana
5 19 (8.09%) logstash
5 19 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (7.23%) Ansible
7 4 (1.70%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.70%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.85%) SCCM
9 1 (0.43%) Cacti
9 1 (0.43%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.43%) Nagios
9 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 118 (50.21%) Microsoft
2 57 (24.26%) Google
3 27 (11.49%) Oracle
4 25 (10.64%) VMware
5 16 (6.81%) SAP
6 13 (5.53%) Cisco
7 9 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.83%) Talend
8 8 (3.40%) Citrix
9 6 (2.55%) Hyperion
9 6 (2.55%) Meraki
9 6 (2.55%) Siebel
10 4 (1.70%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (1.70%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.70%) Splunk
11 3 (1.28%) Apple
11 3 (1.28%) Twitter
12 2 (0.85%) Avaya
12 2 (0.85%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.85%) Sophos