Azure Jobs in Wales

Microsoft Azure
UK > Wales

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales requiring Azure skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Azure over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Azure 375 374 403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 15.77% 21.91% 19.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.48% 64.26% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 283 210 287
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £32,992
25th Percentile £41,125 £35,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +5.56%
75th Percentile £63,750 £64,813 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,200 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £59,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -5.60% - +8.70%

All Cloud Skills
Wales

Azure falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills in Wales.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 664 582 833
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 27.92% 34.09% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 507 352 564
10th Percentile £28,290 £26,250 £31,569
25th Percentile £38,750 £34,969 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in Wales

Azure
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in Wales.

Salary trend for Azure in Wales

Azure
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in Wales over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Azure in Wales

Azure
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales 0 282 £50,685 -7.85% 41
West Wales +2 60 £50,000 +21.21% 10
North Wales -6 26 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Mid Wales -11 3 - -
Dyfed +1 1 £38,000 -50.97%
Azure
UK

Azure
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 25 (6.67%) GeoServer
2 15 (4.00%) Microsoft Exchange
3 13 (3.47%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.33%) Confluence
5 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.80%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.53%) Apache
7 2 (0.53%) IIS
7 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (3.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.07%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 124 (33.07%) AWS
2 63 (16.80%) Azure DevOps
3 62 (16.53%) Microsoft 365
4 34 (9.07%) SaaS
5 32 (8.53%) Power Platform
6 31 (8.27%) GCP
7 30 (8.00%) Entra ID
8 14 (3.73%) OneDrive
9 8 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.13%) OCI
10 7 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.60%) Azure Monitor
12 5 (1.33%) Azure Service Bus
12 5 (1.33%) PowerApps
13 4 (1.07%) Amazon EKS
13 4 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (1.07%) Azure API Management
13 4 (1.07%) PaaS
14 3 (0.80%) Azure AKS
14 3 (0.80%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.93%) Firewall
2 21 (5.60%) DNS
3 13 (3.47%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (2.93%) Internet
5 10 (2.67%) SAN
6 9 (2.40%) DHCP
6 9 (2.40%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.40%) WAN
7 8 (2.13%) Network Security
8 7 (1.87%) LAN
9 6 (1.60%) BGP
9 6 (1.60%) MPLS
9 6 (1.60%) VPN
9 6 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.60%) Wireless
10 5 (1.33%) Extranet
10 5 (1.33%) Unified Communications
11 4 (1.07%) SSL
12 2 (0.53%) EIGRP
12 2 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.40%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (7.20%) GIS
5 25 (6.67%) QGIS
6 14 (3.73%) Power BI
7 9 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.87%) Geospatial Data
10 6 (1.60%) Big Data
10 6 (1.60%) Data Lake
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.33%) Data Vault
12 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.07%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.07%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 23 (6.13%) Git
2 19 (5.07%) Jenkins
2 19 (5.07%) JIRA
3 15 (4.00%) Selenium
4 12 (3.20%) GitLab
5 11 (2.93%) Postman
6 9 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.13%) JMeter
7 8 (2.13%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.33%) Cypress.io
9 3 (0.80%) CircleCI
9 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Code
9 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.53%) DBeaver
10 2 (0.53%) JUnit
10 2 (0.53%) NUnit
10 2 (0.53%) TestNG
11 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
General
1 76 (20.27%) Social Skills
2 57 (15.20%) Finance
3 25 (6.67%) Games
4 16 (4.27%) Presentation Skills
5 15 (4.00%) Marketing
6 13 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.47%) Retail
7 11 (2.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (2.93%) Public Sector
8 8 (2.13%) Banking
9 7 (1.87%) Law
9 7 (1.87%) Welsh Language
10 6 (1.60%) Local Government
10 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.33%) Legal
11 5 (1.33%) Police
12 4 (1.07%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.80%) Advertising
14 2 (0.53%) Tech for Good
15 1 (0.27%) Health Technology
Job Titles
1 109 (29.07%) Developer
2 72 (19.20%) Senior
3 51 (13.60%) Architect
3 51 (13.60%) Lead
4 43 (11.47%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.27%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.47%) C# Developer
7 24 (6.40%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (6.13%) Support Engineer
9 18 (4.80%) Senior Developer
10 17 (4.53%) Senior Software Engineer
11 16 (4.27%) Technical Architect
12 15 (4.00%) DBA
13 14 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (3.73%) IT Engineer
14 13 (3.47%) Analyst
14 13 (3.47%) Desktop Support
14 13 (3.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 13 (3.47%) Games Developer
14 13 (3.47%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (30.67%) .NET
2 68 (18.13%) React
3 65 (17.33%) .NET Core
4 52 (13.87%) CSS
5 43 (11.47%) AngularJS
6 34 (9.07%) HTML
7 28 (7.47%) ASP.NET
8 25 (6.67%) Leaflet
8 25 (6.67%) OpenLayers
8 25 (6.67%) PostGIS
9 24 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (6.13%) HTML5
11 21 (5.60%) RESTful
12 17 (4.53%) Vue
13 16 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (4.27%) Spring Boot
14 15 (4.00%) Blazor
14 15 (4.00%) CSS3
15 14 (3.73%) REST
16 13 (3.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (3.73%) Public Cloud
3 12 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.93%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.67%) Product Ownership
6 9 (2.40%) Cloud Native
7 8 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.87%) Legacy Systems
8 7 (1.87%) PKI
8 7 (1.87%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.60%) Low-Code
10 5 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.33%) Tandem
11 4 (1.07%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.07%) Cyberattack
11 4 (1.07%) FMCG
11 4 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.07%) IoT
11 4 (1.07%) iPad
11 4 (1.07%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (17.87%) Windows
2 32 (8.53%) Windows Server
3 27 (7.20%) Linux
4 11 (2.93%) Android
5 7 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.80%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.80%) VMS
8 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) Unix
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (37.33%) Agile
2 123 (32.80%) DevOps
3 56 (14.93%) Full Stack Development
3 56 (14.93%) Problem-Solving
4 45 (12.00%) Migration
4 45 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 42 (11.20%) CI/CD
6 41 (10.93%) Actionable Insight
7 39 (10.40%) Scrum
8 37 (9.87%) Test Automation
9 31 (8.27%) Roadmaps
10 30 (8.00%) Software Testing
11 26 (6.93%) Web Development
12 25 (6.67%) Microservices
13 23 (6.13%) Mentoring
14 22 (5.87%) Fintech
14 22 (5.87%) TDD
15 20 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (5.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 106 (28.27%) C#
2 98 (26.13%) JavaScript
3 86 (22.93%) SQL
4 41 (10.93%) TypeScript
5 38 (10.13%) Python
6 23 (6.13%) Java
7 11 (2.93%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.60%) C++
8 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.07%) C
9 4 (1.07%) PHP
10 2 (0.53%) Groovy
11 1 (0.27%) Bash
Qualifications
1 47 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 42 (11.20%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.07%) Degree
4 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.40%) AWS Certification
5 9 (2.40%) Azure Certification
5 9 (2.40%) CCNA
5 9 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.07%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 3 (0.80%) CCNP
8 3 (0.80%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.53%) CISSP
9 2 (0.53%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.27%) CISM
10 1 (0.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.47%) QA
2 7 (1.87%) GDPR
2 7 (1.87%) SLA
3 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 44 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.93%) Docker
3 15 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (7.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (5.07%) Kubernetes
3 17 (4.53%) Terraform
4 9 (2.40%) Ansible
5 6 (1.60%) Puppet
6 5 (1.33%) SCCM
6 5 (1.33%) SCOM
7 4 (1.07%) Progress Chef
8 3 (0.80%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.53%) Kibana
9 2 (0.53%) SmoothWall
9 2 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.27%) Grafana
Vendors
1 128 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.67%) ESRI
3 22 (5.87%) Oracle
4 16 (4.27%) VMware
5 14 (3.73%) Google
6 12 (3.20%) Cisco
7 9 (2.40%) Veeam
8 7 (1.87%) AppDynamics
8 7 (1.87%) Meraki
8 7 (1.87%) SAP
9 6 (1.60%) Citrix
9 6 (1.60%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.60%) OutSystems
9 6 (1.60%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.33%) HP
10 5 (1.33%) NetApp
11 4 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.07%) Sparx
12 3 (0.80%) Okta
12 3 (0.80%) Salesforce