Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 25 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 +34 +39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 215 260 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.65% 9.54% 4.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.13% 39.69% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 193 204 131
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £53,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.29% +6.50% +9.29%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +10.19%

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 612 655 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 21.77% 24.05% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 551 520 416
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +15.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -15 137 £60,000 +9.09% 22
Banbury +35 18 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Abingdon +10 15 £53,250 -9.36% 3
Kidlington +2 8 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Thame -5 8 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Wantage - 3 £40,000 -
Witney +3 2 £52,500 +29.63%
Bicester - 1 £70,000 -
Burford - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 114 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (47.44%) Microsoft
3 101 (46.98%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (34.42%) Web Services
5 72 (33.49%) .NET
6 69 (32.09%) Java
7 67 (31.16%) Google
8 63 (29.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 62 (28.84%) SQL
10 56 (26.05%) Test Automation
11 53 (24.65%) HTML
12 49 (22.79%) AngularJS
13 48 (22.33%) Linux
14 47 (21.86%) DevOps
15 44 (20.47%) C#
15 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
16 43 (20.00%) Python
17 42 (19.53%) Scrum
18 41 (19.07%) Software Engineering
18 41 (19.07%) Windows
19 40 (18.60%) Active Directory
20 39 (18.14%) Office 365
21 38 (17.67%) Go
21 38 (17.67%) Microservices
21 38 (17.67%) User Experience
22 37 (17.21%) Docker
22 37 (17.21%) Jenkins
23 35 (16.28%) Web Application Development
23 35 (16.28%) HTML5
23 35 (16.28%) JavaScript

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 31 (14.42%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (9.30%) Confluence
3 17 (7.91%) Apache
3 17 (7.91%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.05%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.19%) Jetty
5 9 (4.19%) nginx
5 9 (4.19%) WebLogic
6 8 (3.72%) JBoss
7 6 (2.79%) CMS
8 3 (1.40%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.40%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.93%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.79%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (2.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 101 (46.98%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (29.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 39 (18.14%) Office 365
4 16 (7.44%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (6.98%) PaaS
6 14 (6.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (6.51%) IaaS
7 9 (4.19%) SaaS
8 7 (3.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.40%) Force.com
11 2 (0.93%) Datadog
11 2 (0.93%) GitHub
11 2 (0.93%) Slack
12 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.65%) Firewall
2 9 (4.19%) DHCP
2 9 (4.19%) DNS
3 8 (3.72%) Internet
4 6 (2.79%) SAN
4 6 (2.79%) WAN
4 6 (2.79%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (2.33%) LAN
5 5 (2.33%) VLAN
5 5 (2.33%) Wireless
5 5 (2.33%) WPA
6 4 (1.86%) SMS
6 4 (1.86%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.40%) VoIP
7 3 (1.40%) VPN
8 1 (0.47%) DMZ
8 1 (0.47%) IPsec
8 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.47%) PSTN
8 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.58%) MySQL
3 11 (5.12%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.12%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.19%) Big Data
5 7 (3.26%) Power BI
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.40%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.40%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.40%) RavenDB
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.93%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.93%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.93%) Redis
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (17.21%) Jenkins
2 31 (14.42%) JIRA
3 28 (13.02%) Git (software)
4 20 (9.30%) SoapUI
5 19 (8.84%) JUnit
6 13 (6.05%) Maven
7 11 (5.12%) Cucumber
8 10 (4.65%) Selenium
9 9 (4.19%) Vagrant
10 8 (3.72%) NUnit
11 7 (3.26%) Ant
11 7 (3.26%) git-flow
11 7 (3.26%) Hudson
11 7 (3.26%) Subversion
12 5 (2.33%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.86%) CruiseControl
14 2 (0.93%) Moq
15 1 (0.47%) Codeship
15 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
15 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (5.12%) Finance
2 8 (3.72%) Advertising
2 8 (3.72%) Games
3 6 (2.79%) Marketing
4 2 (0.93%) Military
4 2 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
5 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (31.16%) Developer
2 34 (15.81%) Architect
2 34 (15.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 27 (12.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (11.16%) Software Engineer
5 22 (10.23%) .NET Developer
6 21 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (8.84%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 19 (8.84%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.37%) Analyst
9 17 (7.91%) C# Developer
10 16 (7.44%) Automation Test Analyst
10 16 (7.44%) Test Analyst
11 14 (6.51%) AWS DevOps
12 13 (6.05%) IT Engineer
12 13 (6.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 11 (5.12%) .NET Software Developer
13 11 (5.12%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (4.65%) Cloud Developer
14 10 (4.65%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (34.42%) Web Services
2 72 (33.49%) .NET
3 53 (24.65%) HTML
4 49 (22.79%) AngularJS
5 35 (16.28%) HTML5
6 25 (11.63%) ASP.NET
7 23 (10.70%) SOAP
8 22 (10.23%) CSS
9 12 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (5.58%) Elastic Stack
9 12 (5.58%) React
10 10 (4.65%) Django
10 10 (4.65%) Flask
10 10 (4.65%) REST
10 10 (4.65%) XML
11 8 (3.72%) JSON
11 8 (3.72%) Node.js
12 7 (3.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (3.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (3.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.67%) User Experience
2 16 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (5.12%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.26%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.40%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.93%) NHS
11 1 (0.47%) Blog
11 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.47%) Life Science
11 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.33%) Linux
2 41 (19.07%) Windows
3 27 (12.56%) Windows Server
4 19 (8.84%) CentOS
5 15 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.51%) Debian
7 6 (2.79%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.33%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.40%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (53.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.05%) Test Automation
3 47 (21.86%) DevOps
4 42 (19.53%) Scrum
5 41 (19.07%) Software Engineering
6 38 (17.67%) Microservices
7 35 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (16.28%) Web Application Development
8 34 (15.81%) Kanban
9 29 (13.49%) UX Design
10 28 (13.02%) BDD
11 25 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (11.63%) MVC
12 22 (10.23%) Analytics
13 20 (9.30%) Data Analytics
13 20 (9.30%) Integration Testing
13 20 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (8.84%) API Testing
15 17 (7.91%) Time Management
15 17 (7.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.09%) Java
2 62 (28.84%) SQL
3 44 (20.47%) C#
4 43 (20.00%) Python
5 38 (17.67%) Go
6 35 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 16 (7.44%) Bash Shell
8 15 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.51%) Ruby
10 12 (5.58%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.19%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.72%) C++
12 8 (3.72%) Perl
13 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.86%) C
14 4 (1.86%) PHP
15 1 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (11.63%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.40%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.47%) MCP
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.30%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) GCP
3 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) GDPR
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 37 (17.21%) Docker
3 11 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.47%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (13.95%) Kubernetes
2 29 (13.49%) Ansible
3 26 (12.09%) Puppet
4 22 (10.23%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (9.30%) Terraform
6 13 (6.05%) Packer
7 12 (5.58%) Kibana
7 12 (5.58%) logstash
8 5 (2.33%) Cacti
8 5 (2.33%) Nagios
9 2 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.47%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.47%) SCCM
10 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 102 (47.44%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.16%) Google
3 19 (8.84%) Oracle
4 16 (7.44%) VMware
5 13 (6.05%) Cisco
6 11 (5.12%) Talend
7 9 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.72%) SAP
9 7 (3.26%) New Relic
10 6 (2.79%) Hyperion
10 6 (2.79%) Siebel
11 5 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.33%) Sophos
11 5 (2.33%) Veeam
11 5 (2.33%) Xamarin
12 3 (1.40%) Apple
12 3 (1.40%) Jitterbit
12 3 (1.40%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.40%) Twitter
13 1 (0.47%) Avaya