Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 31 53
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22 +42
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 99 112 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.53% 8.52% 4.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.57% 41.33% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 93 95 53
Somerset median annual salary £44,529 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.94% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £32,700 £36,350
90th Percentile £58,500 £79,500 £58,200
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.59%

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 175 271 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.37% 20.62% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 158 227 138
Somerset median annual salary £44,529 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.77% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £25,657 £24,167 £24,250
90th Percentile £68,125 £72,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +8 53 £47,500 -13.64% 12
Taunton +17 29 £42,029 +5.07% 4
Portishead +5 7 £27,000 -1.82%
Clevedon +7 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Shepton Mallet - 2 £47,500 - 2
Street - 2 £92,500 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.45%) .NET
3 42 (42.42%) C#
4 37 (37.37%) MVC
5 28 (28.28%) VMware
5 28 (28.28%) Linux
6 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
7 25 (25.25%) Scrum
7 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
7 25 (25.25%) DevOps
8 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
9 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 22 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.20%) SQL
11 20 (20.20%) Visual Studio Team System
11 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (19.19%) Web Development
12 19 (19.19%) Windows
12 19 (19.19%) Deployment Automation
13 18 (18.18%) WPF
13 18 (18.18%) System Testing
13 18 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (17.17%) Unit Testing
14 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
15 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
16 14 (14.14%) Python
16 14 (14.14%) Red Hat

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 12 (12.12%) Apache
1 12 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.09%) CMS
3 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.07%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.02%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (6.06%) Office 365
4 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.01%) IaaS
5 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) DHCP
2 2 (2.02%) LAN
2 2 (2.02%) Skype
2 2 (2.02%) SSH
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.02%) Wireless
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) Big Data
2 7 (7.07%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (7.07%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.05%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (4.04%) MySQL
4 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.03%) Power BI
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Visual Studio Team System
2 18 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (12.12%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.08%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.05%) Subversion
6 3 (3.03%) JIRA
6 3 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.02%) NCrunch
7 2 (2.02%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.01%) Selenium
8 1 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 12 (12.12%) Retail
2 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.08%) Finance
4 7 (7.07%) Games
5 3 (3.03%) Marketing
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.02%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Advertising
7 1 (1.01%) Electronics
7 1 (1.01%) Georgian Language
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Developer
2 17 (17.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) .NET Developer
3 14 (14.14%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 11 (11.11%) Administrator
6 10 (10.10%) Consultant
6 10 (10.10%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate Software Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Software Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (45.45%) .NET
2 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET
3 20 (20.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (18.18%) WPF
5 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
6 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (12.12%) jQuery
8 11 (11.11%) RESTful
9 10 (10.10%) Entity Framework
10 9 (9.09%) HTML
11 7 (7.07%) Redux
12 5 (5.05%) Apache Flex
12 5 (5.05%) CSS
13 4 (4.04%) JSON
13 4 (4.04%) Spring
14 3 (3.03%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.03%) SOAP
14 3 (3.03%) Vue.js
14 3 (3.03%) WCF
14 3 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.02%) Marketing Technology
4 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.02%) Social Media
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.01%) Life Science
5 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.28%) Linux
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 13 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.08%) Windows 10
5 8 (8.08%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) AIX
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) SUSE
8 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) MVC
3 25 (25.25%) DevOps
3 25 (25.25%) Scrum
3 25 (25.25%) Test Automation
4 19 (19.19%) Deployment Automation
4 19 (19.19%) Web Development
5 18 (18.18%) System Testing
6 17 (17.17%) Unit Testing
7 13 (13.13%) Configuration Management
7 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
7 13 (13.13%) TDD
8 12 (12.12%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (10.10%) Asset Management
11 9 (9.09%) CRM
11 9 (9.09%) OO
12 8 (8.08%) OOP
13 7 (7.07%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.07%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) C#
2 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.20%) SQL
4 14 (14.14%) Python
5 10 (10.10%) PowerShell
6 9 (9.09%) Java
7 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.03%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) R
9 2 (2.02%) C
9 2 (2.02%) Go
9 2 (2.02%) Perl
9 2 (2.02%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.01%) Java 8
10 1 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 11 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.10%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.04%) CCNA
5 4 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.02%) MCSE
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.01%) MCP
7 1 (1.01%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) GDPR
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.16%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.04%) Docker
5 3 (3.03%) KVM
5 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.02%) FreeRADIUS
6 2 (2.02%) XenServer
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (13.13%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (13.13%) Puppet
2 3 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) PaperCut
4 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) VMware
2 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
4 13 (13.13%) Cisco
5 12 (12.12%) Xamarin
6 10 (10.10%) Citrix
7 9 (9.09%) Mitel
8 2 (2.02%) Google
8 2 (2.02%) Veritas
9 1 (1.01%) Dell
9 1 (1.01%) EMC
9 1 (1.01%) Hortonworks
9 1 (1.01%) HP
9 1 (1.01%) IBM
9 1 (1.01%) Meraki
9 1 (1.01%) NetApp
9 1 (1.01%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.01%) SAP
9 1 (1.01%) Tableau
9 1 (1.01%) Veeam