Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 23 84
Rank change year-on-year +9 +61 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 127 139 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.88% 10.49% 2.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 59.91% 52.26% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 126 113 24
Somerset median annual salary £46,250 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% +56.25% -
10th Percentile £30,625 £31,000 £25,798
90th Percentile £57,500 £78,750 £49,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 212 266 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.50% 20.08% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 201 194 77
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,000 £25,798
90th Percentile £58,750 £75,000 £56,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +6 104 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Taunton +4 13 £43,015 -3.34% 14
Portishead - 3 £39,931 - 1
Glastonbury - 3 £40,000 -
Street 0 2 £30,000 -58.62%
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 67 (52.76%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (46.46%) Microsoft
3 49 (38.58%) MVC
3 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.01%) C#
5 45 (35.43%) SQL Server
6 44 (34.65%) VMware
7 43 (33.86%) Linux
8 41 (32.28%) DevOps
9 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (27.56%) .NET
11 34 (26.77%) Red Hat
11 34 (26.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (25.98%) SQL
12 33 (25.98%) Windows
12 33 (25.98%) Deployment Automation
13 31 (24.41%) Jenkins
13 31 (24.41%) Apache
13 31 (24.41%) Tomcat
14 28 (22.05%) E-Commerce
15 27 (21.26%) Puppet
15 27 (21.26%) Entity Framework
15 27 (21.26%) Configuration Management
16 26 (20.47%) ASP.NET
16 26 (20.47%) Retail
17 24 (18.90%) Opscode Chef
18 23 (18.11%) Office 365
18 23 (18.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
20 21 (16.54%) Unit Testing

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 31 (24.41%) Apache
1 31 (24.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.51%) IIS
3 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (2.36%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.79%) Confluence
4 1 (0.79%) JBoss
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 67 (52.76%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (18.11%) Office 365
3 11 (8.66%) SaaS
4 10 (7.87%) PaaS
5 7 (5.51%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (5.51%) G Suite
6 5 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (3.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (3.15%) IaaS
8 3 (2.36%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.57%) Serverless
10 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.79%) GitHub
10 1 (0.79%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) DHCP
1 10 (7.87%) DNS
1 10 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.51%) eduroam
3 4 (3.15%) Firewall
3 4 (3.15%) Network Security
3 4 (3.15%) Skype
3 4 (3.15%) SNMP
4 3 (2.36%) WAN
5 2 (1.57%) SAN
5 2 (1.57%) VLAN
6 1 (0.79%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.79%) SMS
6 1 (0.79%) SSL
6 1 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (35.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.94%) Power BI
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.15%) Geospatial Data
5 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.57%) Big Data
6 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.57%) Redis
7 1 (0.79%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.79%) HDInsight
7 1 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (24.41%) Jenkins
2 23 (18.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 13 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
6 5 (3.94%) Bitbucket
6 5 (3.94%) Maven
6 5 (3.94%) Vagrant
6 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.15%) Ant
8 3 (2.36%) Artifactory
8 3 (2.36%) GoCD
8 3 (2.36%) Gradle
8 3 (2.36%) NCrunch
8 3 (2.36%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.57%) Subversion
10 1 (0.79%) JIRA
10 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (20.47%) Retail
2 5 (3.94%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Banking
3 1 (0.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (34.65%) Developer
2 32 (25.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (22.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 28 (22.05%) Linux Engineer
3 28 (22.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 26 (20.47%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 18 (14.17%) C# Developer
5 18 (14.17%) Web Developer
6 17 (13.39%) .NET Developer
7 16 (12.60%) C# Web Developer
8 12 (9.45%) Software Developer
8 12 (9.45%) Support Engineer
9 11 (8.66%) SQL Developer
10 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.30%) Administrator
13 7 (5.51%) Applications Developer
13 7 (5.51%) C# Application Developer
13 7 (5.51%) C# Web Applications Developer
13 7 (5.51%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.56%) .NET
2 27 (21.26%) Entity Framework
3 26 (20.47%) ASP.NET
4 21 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (11.81%) HTML
6 13 (10.24%) Web Services
6 13 (10.24%) WPF
7 11 (8.66%) .NET Framework
7 11 (8.66%) HTML5
7 11 (8.66%) jQuery
8 10 (7.87%) WCF
9 9 (7.09%) Ajax
10 7 (5.51%) CSS
11 6 (4.72%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (4.72%) Node.js
12 5 (3.94%) Spring
12 5 (3.94%) Spring MVC
12 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.15%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.57%) User Experience
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.79%) iPhone
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.86%) Linux
2 34 (26.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 33 (25.98%) Windows
4 15 (11.81%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.36%) Unix
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
1 49 (38.58%) MVC
2 41 (32.28%) DevOps
3 33 (25.98%) Deployment Automation
4 28 (22.05%) E-Commerce
5 27 (21.26%) Configuration Management
6 21 (16.54%) Unit Testing
7 19 (14.96%) Scrum
7 19 (14.96%) Test Automation
8 16 (12.60%) ITIL
8 16 (12.60%) SOA
9 13 (10.24%) System Testing
9 13 (10.24%) Web Development
10 11 (8.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (7.87%) Front End Development
12 9 (7.09%) Analytics
12 9 (7.09%) ITIL V3
12 9 (7.09%) Machine Learning
12 9 (7.09%) Microservices
12 9 (7.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) C#
2 33 (25.98%) SQL
3 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (8.66%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.51%) Java
6 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.36%) Python
8 2 (1.57%) R
8 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.57%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.79%) C
9 1 (0.79%) ES6
9 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (7.87%) AWS Certification
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.94%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) MCSE
6 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.57%) MCSD
7 1 (0.79%) Degree
7 1 (0.79%) MCITP
7 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (28.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.45%) Active Directory
3 11 (8.66%) Docker
4 8 (6.30%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.51%) Shibboleth
6 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.15%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.36%) LXC
8 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.79%) Snort
9 1 (0.79%) vSphere
9 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (21.26%) Puppet
2 24 (18.90%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.87%) Kubernetes
4 7 (5.51%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (4.72%) Terraform
6 3 (2.36%) Packer
7 2 (1.57%) Ansible
8 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.79%) Nagios
8 1 (0.79%) Rancher
8 1 (0.79%) WSUS
8 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (46.46%) Microsoft
2 44 (34.65%) VMware
3 34 (26.77%) Red Hat
4 15 (11.81%) Google
5 8 (6.30%) Sophos
6 7 (5.51%) Snow
6 7 (5.51%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.72%) Xamarin
8 4 (3.15%) Citrix
9 3 (2.36%) Tableau
10 2 (1.57%) Birst
10 2 (1.57%) Cisco
10 2 (1.57%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.57%) NetApp
10 2 (1.57%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.79%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.79%) HP
11 1 (0.79%) IDERA
11 1 (0.79%) Talend