Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 39 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +21 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 243 182 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.72% 6.74% 4.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.52% 36.99% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 207 172 151
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,450 £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 704 492 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 22.37% 18.21% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 597 418 364
Oxfordshire median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,950 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,625 £71,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +3 137 £60,000 +9.09% 14
Abingdon +13 28 £35,000 -50.00% 4
Kidlington +6 19 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Bicester +5 6 £90,000 +50.00%
Banbury -6 2 £60,000 +4.35% 1
Thame -20 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Eynsham - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 132 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 111 (45.68%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (34.98%) Windows
5 74 (30.45%) SQL
6 73 (30.04%) SQL Server
7 60 (24.69%) Web Services
8 58 (23.87%) Office 365
9 57 (23.46%) Linux
10 55 (22.63%) DevOps
10 55 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
11 54 (22.22%) C#
12 53 (21.81%) .NET
13 52 (21.40%) Windows Server
14 50 (20.58%) Puppet
15 49 (20.16%) Active Directory
16 48 (19.75%) Scrum
17 46 (18.93%) MongoDB
17 46 (18.93%) AngularJS
18 45 (18.52%) Jenkins
18 45 (18.52%) Docker
18 45 (18.52%) Java
19 42 (17.28%) PowerShell
20 39 (16.05%) Python
20 39 (16.05%) Software Engineering
21 38 (15.64%) Google
21 38 (15.64%) HTML
21 38 (15.64%) CSS
21 38 (15.64%) Hyper-V
21 38 (15.64%) SQL Server 2016

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 27 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (5.35%) Confluence
4 8 (3.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.47%) Apache
6 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.23%) IIS
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.41%) GeoServer
Applications
1 31 (12.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 111 (45.68%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (23.87%) Office 365
3 26 (10.70%) IaaS
4 23 (9.47%) PaaS
5 21 (8.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 19 (7.82%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (5.76%) SaaS
7 14 (5.76%) Slack
8 9 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (2.88%) GitHub
10 4 (1.65%) Azure Data Factory
10 4 (1.65%) G Suite
11 3 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (1.23%) Serverless
12 2 (0.82%) Akamai
12 2 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.41%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.41%) Firewall
2 15 (6.17%) VPN
3 12 (4.94%) WAN
4 9 (3.70%) DNS
5 8 (3.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (3.29%) Network Security
6 7 (2.88%) Internet
7 6 (2.47%) DHCP
7 6 (2.47%) Ethernet
7 6 (2.47%) VoIP
8 5 (2.06%) DMZ
8 5 (2.06%) LAN
8 5 (2.06%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.65%) IPsec
9 4 (1.65%) MPLS
9 4 (1.65%) PSTN
9 4 (1.65%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.23%) BGP
10 3 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (30.04%) SQL Server
2 46 (18.93%) MongoDB
3 38 (15.64%) SQL Server 2016
4 22 (9.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (8.23%) Big Data
5 20 (8.23%) MySQL
6 19 (7.82%) RavenDB
7 16 (6.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
9 13 (5.35%) Hadoop
10 12 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (4.53%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (4.53%) Power BI
11 11 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (4.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (4.12%) Redis
13 9 (3.70%) Data Lake
14 6 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (2.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 32 (13.17%) JIRA
3 19 (7.82%) Git (software)
4 13 (5.35%) JUnit
4 13 (5.35%) SoapUI
5 12 (4.94%) Bitbucket
6 11 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.88%) Maven
7 7 (2.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.82%) Ant
8 2 (0.82%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.82%) Hudson
8 2 (0.82%) NUnit
9 1 (0.41%) gulp
9 1 (0.41%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.41%) Mockito
9 1 (0.41%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.41%) TestLink
9 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (8.64%) Publishing
2 13 (5.35%) Games
3 11 (4.53%) Finance
4 10 (4.12%) Marketing
5 3 (1.23%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (21.81%) Developer
2 51 (20.99%) Architect
3 34 (13.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (13.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 29 (11.93%) .NET Developer
5 29 (11.93%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (6.17%) Senior DevOps
7 15 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 15 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
7 15 (6.17%) Web Developer
8 14 (5.76%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (5.35%) Analyst
10 12 (4.94%) Automation Test Analyst
10 12 (4.94%) C# Developer
10 12 (4.94%) Data Architect
10 12 (4.94%) Test Analyst
11 11 (4.53%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.53%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (4.53%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (24.69%) Web Services
2 53 (21.81%) .NET
3 46 (18.93%) AngularJS
4 38 (15.64%) CSS
4 38 (15.64%) HTML
5 28 (11.52%) ASP.NET
6 26 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (10.29%) HTML5
8 20 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (7.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 19 (7.82%) CSS3
10 17 (7.00%) React
11 13 (5.35%) Elastic Stack
11 13 (5.35%) SOAP
12 9 (3.70%) Node.js
13 8 (3.29%) MDX
14 7 (2.88%) Django
14 7 (2.88%) JSON
15 6 (2.47%) Flask
15 6 (2.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.64%) Public Cloud
3 16 (6.58%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.88%) User Experience
7 6 (2.47%) Semantic Web
8 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.23%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.82%) Blog
9 2 (0.82%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.82%) Life Science
9 2 (0.82%) NHS
9 2 (0.82%) Replication
10 1 (0.41%) Clustering
10 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 85 (34.98%) Windows
2 57 (23.46%) Linux
3 52 (21.40%) Windows Server
4 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.88%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Unix
9 1 (0.41%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (45.27%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.63%) DevOps
2 55 (22.63%) Problem-Solving
3 48 (19.75%) Scrum
4 39 (16.05%) Software Engineering
5 36 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (14.40%) Configuration Management
6 35 (14.40%) Migration
6 35 (14.40%) Test Automation
7 33 (13.58%) Application Virtualisation
8 28 (11.52%) MVC
9 25 (10.29%) Kanban
9 25 (10.29%) Microservices
9 25 (10.29%) Web Application Development
10 22 (9.05%) Open Source
11 21 (8.64%) Analytics
11 21 (8.64%) Data Migration
12 19 (7.82%) ITIL
13 18 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 74 (30.45%) SQL
2 54 (22.22%) C#
3 45 (18.52%) Java
4 42 (17.28%) PowerShell
5 39 (16.05%) Python
6 35 (14.40%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.00%) C++
8 15 (6.17%) Ruby
9 10 (4.12%) Perl
10 8 (3.29%) C
11 6 (2.47%) Go
11 6 (2.47%) PHP
11 6 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.82%) Groovy
13 2 (0.82%) Scala
13 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (11.52%) Degree
2 8 (3.29%) MBA
3 3 (1.23%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.41%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.76%) QA
2 10 (4.12%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.06%) GDPR
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.82%) SLA
6 1 (0.41%) GCP
6 1 (0.41%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 49 (20.16%) Active Directory
2 45 (18.52%) Docker
3 38 (15.64%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (2.88%) XenApp
6 3 (1.23%) HDFS
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 50 (20.58%) Puppet
2 28 (11.52%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (9.47%) Terraform
4 20 (8.23%) Ansible
5 17 (7.00%) Packer
6 13 (5.35%) Kibana
6 13 (5.35%) logstash
7 7 (2.88%) Kubernetes
8 4 (1.65%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.23%) Salt
10 1 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.41%) Rancher
10 1 (0.41%) SCCM
10 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 132 (54.32%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.64%) Google
3 30 (12.35%) Citrix
4 18 (7.41%) Cisco
4 18 (7.41%) VMware
5 17 (7.00%) Oracle
6 16 (6.58%) SAP
7 15 (6.17%) Meraki
8 13 (5.35%) Sophos
9 9 (3.70%) Perforce
10 8 (3.29%) Cognos
10 8 (3.29%) Tableau
11 7 (2.88%) Juniper
11 7 (2.88%) Splunk
12 6 (2.47%) Palo Alto
13 5 (2.06%) Talend
14 4 (1.65%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (1.65%) SolarWinds
15 3 (1.23%) New Relic
15 3 (1.23%) Twitter