The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 45 76 97
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 43 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.00% 1.87% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.13% 21.10% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 5
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +0.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £30,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,900 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 126 109 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 14.65% 8.84% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 86
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -11.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in South Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in South Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Cardiff +30 37 £39,250 +4.66% 4
Torfaen +16 3 - -
Newport -1 2 £51,250 +22.75%
Caerphilly - 1 £22,500 -
Microsoft Azure
Wales

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 48 (62.34%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.96%) Windows
4 29 (37.66%) VMware
5 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (31.17%) Windows Server
6 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
7 22 (28.57%) Linux
8 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
8 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (24.68%) .NET
9 19 (24.68%) C#
10 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
10 18 (23.38%) SQL
11 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (22.08%) Big Data
12 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (19.48%) Python
13 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (19.48%) NoSQL
14 13 (16.88%) Office 365
14 13 (16.88%) Elasticsearch
14 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
14 13 (16.88%) Java
14 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
14 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
15 12 (15.58%) TDD
15 12 (15.58%) MongoDB
16 11 (14.29%) Degree
16 11 (14.29%) HTML

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 13 (16.88%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (14.29%) IIS
3 10 (12.99%) Apache Spark
3 10 (12.99%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.90%) nginx
7 3 (3.90%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.60%) Apache
8 2 (2.60%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.30%) CMS
9 1 (1.30%) Confluence
9 1 (1.30%) JBoss
9 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (62.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (16.88%) Office 365
3 10 (12.99%) IaaS
4 7 (9.09%) PaaS
5 5 (6.49%) GitHub
5 5 (6.49%) SaaS
6 3 (3.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.60%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (2.60%) Bluemix
7 2 (2.60%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (1.30%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) Firewall
2 9 (11.69%) DNS
3 6 (7.79%) SAN
4 4 (5.19%) iSCSI
4 4 (5.19%) NAS
4 4 (5.19%) VLAN
4 4 (5.19%) VPN
5 3 (3.90%) LAN
5 3 (3.90%) WAN
6 2 (2.60%) DHCP
6 2 (2.60%) Internet
6 2 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.30%) Broadband
7 1 (1.30%) HTTP
7 1 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) Big Data
3 15 (19.48%) NoSQL
4 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
5 12 (15.58%) MongoDB
6 9 (11.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (7.79%) HBase
7 6 (7.79%) Sqoop
8 4 (5.19%) MySQL
9 3 (3.90%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.60%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.79%) Selenium
1 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.49%) TeamCity
3 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.90%) Ant
5 2 (2.60%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (2.60%) Maven
6 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.30%) Grunt
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 5 (6.49%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Law
2 2 (2.60%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (10.39%) Analyst
3 7 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Big Data Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Java Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (7.79%) Software Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.19%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) .NET
2 11 (14.29%) HTML
3 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
5 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.49%) HTML5
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.19%) LAMP
7 4 (5.19%) Node.js
7 4 (5.19%) REST
7 4 (5.19%) Web Services
7 4 (5.19%) XML
8 3 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (3.90%) CSS3
8 3 (3.90%) Django
8 3 (3.90%) MDX
8 3 (3.90%) React
8 3 (3.90%) SOAP
8 3 (3.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Fintech
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) CMDB
3 2 (2.60%) CUDA
3 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) STB
4 1 (1.30%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Windows
2 24 (31.17%) Windows Server
3 22 (28.57%) Linux
4 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.99%) Unix
7 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.90%) Android
8 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.90%) CentOS
9 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.30%) Debian
10 1 (1.30%) Gentoo
10 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.58%) TDD
3 11 (14.29%) ITIL
3 11 (14.29%) MVC
4 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.69%) DevOps
6 6 (7.79%) BDD
7 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
7 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.19%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.19%) High Availability
8 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.19%) Open Source
8 4 (5.19%) Scrum
8 4 (5.19%) SDLC
8 4 (5.19%) Web Development
9 3 (3.90%) Android Development
9 3 (3.90%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.90%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) C#
2 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (23.38%) SQL
3 15 (19.48%) Python
4 13 (16.88%) Java
5 7 (9.09%) Ruby
6 6 (7.79%) Go
6 6 (7.79%) Scala
7 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.90%) C
9 2 (2.60%) C++
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) R
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 11 (14.29%) MCSE
3 8 (10.39%) MCSA
4 6 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.19%) CCNA
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) HND
6 1 (1.30%) MCITP
6 1 (1.30%) MCP
6 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.30%) RHCE
6 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
3 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.79%) HDFS
4 6 (7.79%) vSphere
5 3 (3.90%) Docker
6 2 (2.60%) vCloud
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.90%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
4 1 (1.30%) Nagios
4 1 (1.30%) SCCM
4 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) VMware
3 11 (14.29%) Cisco
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle
5 6 (7.79%) Cloudera
5 6 (7.79%) Hortonworks
6 5 (6.49%) Dell
7 4 (5.19%) EqualLogic
7 4 (5.19%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) Juniper
8 3 (3.90%) AppDynamics
8 3 (3.90%) Google
8 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.60%) Avaya
9 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.60%) EMC
9 2 (2.60%) F5
9 2 (2.60%) NetApp
9 2 (2.60%) Symantec
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £0.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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