The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 67 60
Rank change year-on-year +19 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 9 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.14% 0.34% 1.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 5.13% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Median salary £40,500 £41,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.21% +18.84%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 45 39 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 10.71% 6.59% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 17
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £47,480
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Swindon

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Swindon over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (20.00%) BigQuery
6 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (20.00%) BigQuery
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Lotus
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam