The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 37 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 65 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.55% 5.33% 1.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.12% 49.30% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 8
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,946 £58,750 £41,975
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 162 142 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.31% 10.81% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 238 216 115
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,946 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Wales

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
South Wales -3 36 £40,000 -5.88% 2
West Wales +8 27 £49,039 +63.46% 3
North Wales - 2 £43,750 -
Microsoft Azure
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 67 (50.00%) C#
2 65 (48.51%) .NET
3 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
3 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (45.52%) SQL Server
4 61 (45.52%) Amazon AWS
5 47 (35.07%) Windows
6 43 (32.09%) HTML
6 43 (32.09%) JavaScript
7 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
7 42 (31.34%) MVC
8 38 (28.36%) CSS
9 36 (26.87%) Linux
10 34 (25.37%) SQL
11 31 (23.13%) Scrum
11 31 (23.13%) VMware
12 28 (20.90%) AngularJS
13 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
14 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (17.91%) HTML5
16 23 (17.16%) Active Directory
17 20 (14.93%) Jenkins
17 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
18 19 (14.18%) Puppet
18 19 (14.18%) CSS3
18 19 (14.18%) Server Virtualisation
18 19 (14.18%) ITIL
19 18 (13.43%) XML
19 18 (13.43%) Web Development

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (12.69%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (10.45%) IIS
3 11 (8.21%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.48%) Apache Spark
5 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Apache
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) CMS
7 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 61 (45.52%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.43%) Office 365
3 9 (6.72%) SaaS
4 4 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.99%) IaaS
4 4 (2.99%) PaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.49%) GitHub
6 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.19%) Firewall
2 12 (8.96%) DNS
3 7 (5.22%) SAN
4 5 (3.73%) DHCP
4 5 (3.73%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.99%) VLAN
5 4 (2.99%) VPN
6 2 (1.49%) HTTP
6 2 (1.49%) LAN
6 2 (1.49%) NAS
6 2 (1.49%) WAN
6 2 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.75%) LDAP
7 1 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (45.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.45%) Big Data
3 13 (9.70%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.96%) NoSQL
5 11 (8.21%) Hadoop
6 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (5.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (5.97%) RavenDB
8 7 (5.22%) MySQL
8 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.49%) Power BI
13 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (14.93%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.73%) Moq
5 5 (3.73%) NUnit
5 5 (3.73%) Subversion
6 4 (2.99%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.49%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.75%) Grunt
8 1 (0.75%) Maven
8 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.75%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 9 (6.72%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Retail
3 5 (3.73%) Law
4 4 (2.99%) Marketing
5 3 (2.24%) Advertising
5 3 (2.24%) Electronics
5 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 63 (47.01%) Developer
2 34 (25.37%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 19 (14.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 18 (13.43%) C# Developer
6 17 (12.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (11.19%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (9.70%) Software Developer
9 12 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.72%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.97%) Senior Developer
13 7 (5.22%) Analyst
13 7 (5.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 7 (5.22%) VB.NET Developer
14 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
14 6 (4.48%) Wintel Engineer
15 5 (3.73%) C# Software Developer
15 5 (3.73%) Graduate Developer
15 5 (3.73%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (48.51%) .NET
2 43 (32.09%) HTML
3 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
4 38 (28.36%) CSS
5 28 (20.90%) AngularJS
6 24 (17.91%) HTML5
7 20 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (14.18%) CSS3
9 18 (13.43%) XML
10 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (12.69%) NHibernate
11 13 (9.70%) .NET Framework
11 13 (9.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (8.21%) Web Services
13 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (7.46%) WCF
14 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (5.97%) Entity Framework
15 8 (5.97%) Node.js
16 7 (5.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.72%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (5.22%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.73%) CMDB
7 4 (2.99%) Clustering
7 4 (2.99%) CUDA
8 3 (2.24%) Fintech
9 2 (1.49%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.75%) Replication
10 1 (0.75%) STB
10 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.07%) Windows
2 36 (26.87%) Linux
3 27 (20.15%) Windows Server
4 19 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.19%) Unix
6 11 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.48%) CentOS
8 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.73%) Android
10 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.49%) VMS
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.34%) MVC
3 31 (23.13%) Scrum
4 19 (14.18%) ITIL
4 19 (14.18%) Server Virtualisation
5 18 (13.43%) Web Development
6 17 (12.69%) Service Delivery
7 16 (11.94%) Mentoring
8 15 (11.19%) TDD
9 14 (10.45%) OO
9 14 (10.45%) SEO
10 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.46%) Business Transformation
11 10 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (6.72%) DevOps
12 9 (6.72%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.97%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.97%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (50.00%) C#
2 43 (32.09%) JavaScript
3 34 (25.37%) SQL
4 13 (9.70%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.46%) Java
6 9 (6.72%) Python
7 8 (5.97%) C
8 7 (5.22%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.48%) C++
10 5 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.24%) Groovy
12 2 (1.49%) PHP
12 2 (1.49%) R
12 2 (1.49%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.75%) Erlang
13 1 (0.75%) Haskell
13 1 (0.75%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 16 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.46%) MCSE
3 9 (6.72%) MCSA
4 6 (4.48%) Degree
5 5 (3.73%) CCNA
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.99%) MCP
7 3 (2.24%) CCNP
7 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.75%) PhD
9 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (17.16%) Active Directory
3 15 (11.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.73%) Docker
5 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.49%) vCloud
7 2 (1.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Puppet
2 17 (12.69%) Ansible
3 7 (5.22%) SCCM
4 6 (4.48%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.73%) Tivoli
5 5 (3.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (2.99%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.49%) Terraform
7 2 (1.49%) WSUS
8 1 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.75%) SCOM
8 1 (0.75%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 62 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 31 (23.13%) VMware
3 15 (11.19%) Cisco
4 10 (7.46%) Oracle
5 9 (6.72%) Dell
6 7 (5.22%) HP
6 7 (5.22%) ServiceNow
7 4 (2.99%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.99%) Juniper
7 4 (2.99%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.24%) Avaya
8 3 (2.24%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.24%) EMC
8 3 (2.24%) Google
8 3 (2.24%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.24%) Nortel
8 3 (2.24%) SAP
8 3 (2.24%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.49%) Tableau
9 2 (1.49%) Veeam
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