Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 56 102
Rank change year-on-year +26 +46 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 105 63 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.84% 4.78% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.33% 39.87% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 94 46 11
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% -

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 289 158 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 21.57% 12.00% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 236 126 62
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,125 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,875 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,875
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.71% +14.33%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +15 73 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Clevedon - 12 £47,500 -
Taunton +19 10 £38,750 -2.52%
Yeovil - 2 £60,000 -
Street +2 1 £65,000 +44.44%
Portishead - 1 £27,500 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Microsoft Azure
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 48 (45.71%) .NET
3 44 (41.90%) C#
3 44 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (37.14%) SQL
5 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
7 31 (29.52%) MVC
8 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (24.76%) HTML
10 25 (23.81%) Google
11 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
12 17 (16.19%) Scrum
13 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (14.29%) Windows
15 14 (13.33%) SaaS
16 13 (12.38%) Linux
16 13 (12.38%) ITIL
16 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
16 13 (12.38%) Office 365
17 12 (11.43%) Docker
17 12 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (11.43%) Kubernetes
17 12 (11.43%) .NET Core
17 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (11.43%) CSS
17 12 (11.43%) HTML5
17 12 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
18 11 (10.48%) Test Automation

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 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.86%) CMS
3 3 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.90%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.95%) IIS
5 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.33%) SaaS
3 13 (12.38%) Office 365
4 12 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (7.62%) PaaS
6 5 (4.76%) IaaS
7 3 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (2.86%) G Suite
8 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.90%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 2 (1.90%) Google Drive
8 2 (1.90%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) DNS
2 4 (3.81%) DHCP
2 4 (3.81%) SAN
2 4 (3.81%) SMS
3 3 (2.86%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.90%) LAN
4 2 (1.90%) VoIP
4 2 (1.90%) WAN
5 1 (0.95%) HTTP
5 1 (0.95%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (7.62%) Redis
5 7 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (6.67%) Power BI
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.81%) Hadoop
8 4 (3.81%) MySQL
9 3 (2.86%) Data Lake
9 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.90%) NUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.95%) gulp
6 1 (0.95%) NuGet
6 1 (0.95%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.95%) Selenium
6 1 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.95%) webpack
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Automotive
4 1 (0.95%) Local Government
4 1 (0.95%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 16 (15.24%) .NET Software Engineer
3 16 (15.24%) Architect
3 16 (15.24%) Software Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Azure Architect
5 9 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Service Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (45.71%) .NET
2 35 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 26 (24.76%) HTML
4 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (11.43%) .NET Core
5 12 (11.43%) CSS
5 12 (11.43%) HTML5
6 10 (9.52%) WPF
7 9 (8.57%) Entity Framework
7 9 (8.57%) Node.js
7 9 (8.57%) RESTful
8 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.62%) React
9 7 (6.67%) React Native
10 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (5.71%) jQuery
10 6 (5.71%) Web Services
11 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.76%) WCF
12 4 (3.81%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.71%) Graphic Design
3 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.81%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.90%) Fintech
5 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.90%) RIA
5 2 (1.90%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Clustering
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 13 (12.38%) Linux
3 11 (10.48%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.90%) Unix
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) CentOS
8 1 (0.95%) Debian
8 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.95%) VMS
8 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) MVC
2 30 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 17 (16.19%) Scrum
5 13 (12.38%) ITIL
6 12 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (10.48%) DevOps
7 11 (10.48%) Test Automation
8 10 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.57%) Microservices
9 9 (8.57%) Project Management
9 9 (8.57%) Unit Testing
10 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.62%) System Testing
11 7 (6.67%) Coaching
11 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery Management
12 6 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (5.71%) People Management
12 6 (5.71%) Software Delivery
12 6 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (41.90%) C#
2 39 (37.14%) SQL
3 32 (30.48%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.48%) Java
5 7 (6.67%) GraphQL
6 6 (5.71%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) R
9 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.95%) APMP
7 1 (0.95%) MCSE
7 1 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) PMO
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) Docker
3 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.81%) vSphere
5 3 (2.86%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Kubernetes
2 7 (6.67%) Terraform
3 5 (4.76%) Puppet
4 4 (3.81%) Ansible
4 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.81%) vCenter Server
5 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.81%) Google
3 11 (10.48%) VMware
4 9 (8.57%) Xamarin
5 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.86%) Snow
6 3 (2.86%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.86%) Sophos
6 3 (2.86%) Tableau
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) Citrix
7 1 (0.95%) Facebook
7 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.95%) IDERA
7 1 (0.95%) McAfee
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle
7 1 (0.95%) PayPal
7 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.95%) Talend