Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 57 91
Rank change year-on-year +31 +34 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 122 58 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 9.93% 4.66% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.04% 37.18% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 116 45 14
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.19% -7.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,100 £23,100
90th Percentile £73,125 £65,000 £51,450
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 277 156 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.54% 12.54% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 235 129 52
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.19% +17.61%
10th Percentile £22,506 £24,833 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Somerset

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Bath +30 94 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Clevedon - 10 £50,000 -
Taunton +11 4 £41,500 +5.06% 1
Glastonbury - 3 £40,000 -
Street 0 2 £70,000 +19.15%
Portishead - 2 £39,931 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 58 (47.54%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (43.44%) SQL
3 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
4 50 (40.98%) .NET
5 47 (38.52%) C#
6 45 (36.89%) Microsoft
7 44 (36.07%) JavaScript
8 36 (29.51%) HTML
9 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET
9 35 (28.69%) MVC
10 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (24.59%) Google
12 29 (23.77%) DevOps
13 26 (21.31%) Scrum
14 24 (19.67%) HTML5
15 22 (18.03%) Linux
16 21 (17.21%) Windows
16 21 (17.21%) VMware
16 21 (17.21%) SaaS
16 21 (17.21%) Docker
17 20 (16.39%) Kubernetes
17 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (14.75%) Relational Database
18 18 (14.75%) Office 365
19 17 (13.93%) Git (software)
19 17 (13.93%) Apache
19 17 (13.93%) Tomcat
20 16 (13.11%) Google Cloud Platform
21 15 (12.30%) PaaS
21 15 (12.30%) Puppet

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 17 (13.93%) Apache
1 17 (13.93%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.92%) IIS
3 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.64%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.82%) JBoss
6 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.82%) nginx
6 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 58 (47.54%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (17.21%) SaaS
3 18 (14.75%) Office 365
4 16 (13.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (12.30%) PaaS
6 5 (4.10%) OneDrive
7 4 (3.28%) IaaS
8 3 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.46%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.46%) Google Drive
9 2 (1.64%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (1.64%) GitHub
10 1 (0.82%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) DNS
1 6 (4.92%) SMS
2 5 (4.10%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) SAN
2 5 (4.10%) SNMP
2 5 (4.10%) WAN
3 4 (3.28%) DHCP
4 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 3 (2.46%) LAN
4 3 (2.46%) Skype
4 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (0.82%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.82%) SSL
6 1 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.75%) Relational Database
3 11 (9.02%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.02%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.02%) Redis
4 9 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (5.74%) Power BI
7 5 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.28%) MySQL
8 4 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.46%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.64%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (13.93%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.66%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (4.10%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.10%) Maven
5 5 (4.10%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.28%) Ant
7 3 (2.46%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.46%) GoCD
7 3 (2.46%) Gradle
8 2 (1.64%) Subversion
9 1 (0.82%) gulp
9 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.82%) Selenium
9 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 11 (9.02%) Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Advertising
4 2 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (42.62%) Developer
2 27 (22.13%) .NET Developer
3 17 (13.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (12.30%) .NET Software Engineer
4 15 (12.30%) C# Developer
4 15 (12.30%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.48%) .NET Software Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 12 (9.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (9.84%) SQL Developer
8 11 (9.02%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Software Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Senior Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Web Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Architect
10 9 (7.38%) C# Web Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (40.98%) .NET
2 36 (29.51%) HTML
3 35 (28.69%) ASP.NET
4 24 (19.67%) HTML5
5 15 (12.30%) Entity Framework
5 15 (12.30%) jQuery
6 14 (11.48%) Ajax
6 14 (11.48%) CSS
7 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (9.84%) .NET Core
8 12 (9.84%) Node.js
8 12 (9.84%) RESTful
9 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
10 10 (8.20%) React
10 10 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (7.38%) React Native
11 9 (7.38%) WCF
12 7 (5.74%) Spring
13 6 (4.92%) .NET Framework
13 6 (4.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.92%) Graphic Design
2 4 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.64%) Fintech
3 2 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.64%) Social Media
3 2 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (0.82%) Clustering
4 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) iPhone
4 1 (0.82%) Replication
4 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.03%) Linux
2 21 (17.21%) Windows
3 13 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.92%) Unix
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) VMS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.69%) MVC
2 34 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (23.77%) DevOps
4 26 (21.31%) Scrum
5 15 (12.30%) Software Engineering
6 12 (9.84%) Configuration Management
6 12 (9.84%) E-Commerce
6 12 (9.84%) ITIL
6 12 (9.84%) Web Development
7 11 (9.02%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (8.20%) Microservices
8 10 (8.20%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.38%) Project Management
10 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (5.74%) Front End Development
11 7 (5.74%) Service Management
11 7 (5.74%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.44%) SQL
2 47 (38.52%) C#
3 44 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.48%) Java
5 10 (8.20%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.38%) GraphQL
7 6 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) PHP
9 2 (1.64%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.82%) ES6
10 1 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.28%) MCSE
3 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) PMO
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (17.21%) Docker
2 20 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.28%) VirtualBox
5 3 (2.46%) LXC
6 2 (1.64%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.82%) Snort
7 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (16.39%) Kubernetes
2 15 (12.30%) Puppet
3 12 (9.84%) Terraform
4 11 (9.02%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.10%) Ansible
6 3 (2.46%) Packer
7 1 (0.82%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.82%) Nagios
7 1 (0.82%) Rancher
7 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (36.89%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.59%) Google
3 21 (17.21%) VMware
4 13 (10.66%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.92%) Xamarin
6 5 (4.10%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.46%) Citrix
7 3 (2.46%) Tableau
8 2 (1.64%) Facebook
8 2 (1.64%) NetApp
8 2 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.64%) PayPal
8 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.82%) Birst
9 1 (0.82%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle
9 1 (0.82%) SAP
9 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.82%) Sophos
9 1 (0.82%) Talend