The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 32 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 12.90% 0.90% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.61% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.51% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 62 24 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 25.00% 5.41% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 42 21 11
Median salary £61,875 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +147.49% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £47,500 £61,654
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Shropshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Shropshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Shropshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +25 28 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Shrewsbury - 2 £55,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (50.00%) TDD
3 19 (45.24%) ITIL
4 15 (35.71%) WAN
4 15 (35.71%) VPN
4 15 (35.71%) Firewall
5 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (33.33%) Network Design
5 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (30.95%) Ansible
6 13 (30.95%) Docker
6 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
6 13 (30.95%) Analytics
6 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
6 13 (30.95%) Public Cloud
6 13 (30.95%) Terraform
6 13 (30.95%) IT Strategy
6 13 (30.95%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (30.95%) Puppet
6 13 (30.95%) JSON
6 13 (30.95%) Kanban
6 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) DNS
7 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
8 10 (23.81%) Network Architecture
8 10 (23.81%) Project Management
8 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 28 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Office 365
3 6 (14.29%) IaaS
4 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.90%) PaaS
4 5 (11.90%) SaaS
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
1 15 (35.71%) VPN
1 15 (35.71%) WAN
2 13 (30.95%) DNS
3 5 (11.90%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) BGP
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.52%) ICMP
4 4 (9.52%) IPv4
4 4 (9.52%) IPv6
4 4 (9.52%) Multicast
4 4 (9.52%) OSPF
4 4 (9.52%) SSL
4 4 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) DDNS
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) NAS
6 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (11.90%) AWS Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) JSON
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 8 (19.05%) jQuery
3 8 (19.05%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (11.90%) WAP
6 4 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) MDX
8 1 (2.38%) Web Services
8 1 (2.38%) WinForms
8 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (30.95%) Public Cloud
3 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 4 (9.52%) PKI
6 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (50.00%) TDD
3 19 (45.24%) ITIL
4 14 (33.33%) Network Design
5 13 (30.95%) Analytics
5 13 (30.95%) Data Analytics
5 13 (30.95%) IT Strategy
5 13 (30.95%) Kanban
5 13 (30.95%) Scrum
5 13 (30.95%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (23.81%) Network Architecture
6 10 (23.81%) Project Management
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Validation
7 7 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (14.29%) Task Automation
8 6 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) C#
2 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.29%) CCDA
3 6 (14.29%) CCDP
3 6 (14.29%) CCNA
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (9.52%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (30.95%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) Ansible
1 13 (30.95%) Puppet
1 13 (30.95%) Terraform
2 7 (16.67%) Grafana
3 4 (9.52%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Xamarin
3 7 (16.67%) Splunk
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.52%) McAfee
5 4 (9.52%) Nokia
6 2 (4.76%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix
7 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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