Period
to 29 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 9 3 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Azure 219 345 282
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.35% 35.38% 12.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 56.30% 74.19% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 123 255 229
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,750 £40,800
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £78,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 389 465 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.82% 47.69% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 243 341 396
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,750 £29,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £48,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +17.65% +7.37%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,250 £76,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Azure in West Sussex

Azure
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Azure in West Sussex

Azure
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in West Sussex over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure in West Sussex

Azure
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 29 November 2021. 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
Horsham -1 59 £60,000 - 2
Crawley -1 52 £65,000 +8.33% 10
Gatwick -4 30 £90,000 +38.46% 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 19 £33,000 -
East Grinstead -7 14 - - 4
Burgess Hill -4 11 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Worthing -20 11 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Haywards Heath -11 6 £53,750 -20.37% 7
Chichester -14 4 £32,500 -27.78% 3
Bognor Regis - 1 £60,000 -
Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, IT jobs citing Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Azure.

1 122 (55.71%) .NET
2 98 (44.75%) C#
3 92 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (38.81%) SQL
5 76 (34.70%) Microsoft
6 75 (34.25%) DevOps
7 70 (31.96%) SQL Server
8 58 (26.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 55 (25.11%) .NET Core
10 53 (24.20%) Kubernetes
11 51 (23.29%) JavaScript
12 49 (22.37%) Docker
13 46 (21.00%) Scrum
14 42 (19.18%) Finance
15 41 (18.72%) Windows
15 41 (18.72%) Problem-Solving
16 39 (17.81%) Microservices
17 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET
18 37 (16.89%) Software Engineering
19 36 (16.44%) Social Skills
20 35 (15.98%) Python
20 35 (15.98%) React
21 34 (15.53%) Test Automation
21 34 (15.53%) HTML
22 33 (15.07%) AngularJS
22 33 (15.07%) Analytics
23 32 (14.61%) Active Directory
24 30 (13.70%) VMware
24 30 (13.70%) AWS
25 29 (13.24%) HTML5

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 18 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
1 18 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.83%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.37%) Confluence
3 3 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.91%) Apache
4 2 (0.91%) IIS
4 2 (0.91%) nginx
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.46%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.91%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 30 (13.70%) AWS
2 24 (10.96%) BlazeMeter
3 22 (10.05%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (9.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (9.13%) GCP
6 12 (5.48%) Power Platform
7 10 (4.57%) Serverless
8 8 (3.65%) PaaS
9 7 (3.20%) Azure Functions
9 7 (3.20%) Azure Logic Apps
9 7 (3.20%) Azure Service Bus
9 7 (3.20%) IaaS
9 7 (3.20%) SaaS
10 6 (2.74%) Azure Storage
10 6 (2.74%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 5 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 5 (2.28%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (1.83%) GitHub
13 2 (0.91%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.59%) Skype
2 10 (4.57%) Firewall
3 6 (2.74%) DNS
3 6 (2.74%) LAN
4 5 (2.28%) WAN
5 3 (1.37%) DHCP
5 3 (1.37%) SD-WAN
5 3 (1.37%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.37%) WLAN
6 2 (0.91%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.46%) HTTP
7 1 (0.46%) MPLS
7 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.46%) SSL
7 1 (0.46%) VLAN
7 1 (0.46%) VPN
7 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (31.96%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.50%) Big Data
2 23 (10.50%) Data Lake
3 17 (7.76%) OLAP
4 14 (6.39%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.02%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.57%) Power BI
8 6 (2.74%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.28%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.28%) Tableau
10 4 (1.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.37%) MySQL
11 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.91%) QlikView
12 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (10.96%) JMeter
1 24 (10.96%) Octopus Deploy
1 24 (10.96%) TeamCity
2 7 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.74%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.83%) JIRA
5 2 (0.91%) GitLab
5 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.46%) NUnit
6 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (19.18%) Finance
2 36 (16.44%) Social Skills
3 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.20%) Legal
5 7 (3.20%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (2.28%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.28%) Automotive
6 5 (2.28%) Banking
7 3 (1.37%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.91%) Advertising
8 2 (0.91%) Electronics
8 2 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 2 (0.91%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (26.94%) Developer
2 45 (20.55%) Architect
3 35 (15.98%) Senior Developer
4 32 (14.61%) .NET Developer
5 24 (10.96%) Performance Engineer
5 24 (10.96%) QA Engineer
5 24 (10.96%) Senior Performance Engineer
5 24 (10.96%) Senior QA Engineer
6 22 (10.05%) C# Developer
7 21 (9.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (9.59%) QA Leader
8 19 (8.68%) Cloud Engineer
9 17 (7.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 17 (7.76%) Support Engineer
10 16 (7.31%) Senior Support Engineer
11 15 (6.85%) Security Architect
11 15 (6.85%) Software Architect
12 14 (6.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 14 (6.39%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (55.71%) .NET
2 55 (25.11%) .NET Core
3 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET
4 35 (15.98%) React
5 34 (15.53%) HTML
6 33 (15.07%) AngularJS
7 29 (13.24%) HTML5
8 27 (12.33%) Web Services
9 25 (11.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (10.96%) REST
11 20 (9.13%) .NET Framework
12 17 (7.76%) CSS
12 17 (7.76%) OpenID
13 16 (7.31%) ASP.NET Core
13 16 (7.31%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (6.85%) OAuth
14 15 (6.85%) OAuth2
15 14 (6.39%) Node.js
16 12 (5.48%) CSS3
17 11 (5.02%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.42%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (10.96%) Client/Server
3 20 (9.13%) Cloud Native
4 19 (8.68%) User Experience
5 16 (7.31%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (5.48%) Data Centre
7 11 (5.02%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.83%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.37%) Legacy Applications
10 3 (1.37%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.91%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.91%) iPad
12 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.46%) PMI
12 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.72%) Windows
2 13 (5.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.65%) Linux
4 7 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.74%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (2.28%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.91%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.46%) Android
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.46%) Unix
9 1 (0.46%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (42.01%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (34.25%) DevOps
3 58 (26.48%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 46 (21.00%) Scrum
5 41 (18.72%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (17.81%) Microservices
7 37 (16.89%) Software Engineering
8 34 (15.53%) Test Automation
9 33 (15.07%) Analytics
10 29 (13.24%) ETL
11 28 (12.79%) OO
12 25 (11.42%) Artificial Intelligence
12 25 (11.42%) Information Security
12 25 (11.42%) Line Management
13 24 (10.96%) Performance Testing
13 24 (10.96%) Test Strategy
14 22 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (10.05%) MVC
15 21 (9.59%) IT Strategy
16 19 (8.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (44.75%) C#
2 85 (38.81%) SQL
3 51 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 35 (15.98%) Python
5 25 (11.42%) TypeScript
6 19 (8.68%) C++
6 19 (8.68%) Java
7 13 (5.94%) PowerShell
8 11 (5.02%) Go
9 10 (4.57%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.57%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.20%) C
11 3 (1.37%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.37%) Perl
11 3 (1.37%) Scala
12 2 (0.91%) Java 11
12 2 (0.91%) Java 8
12 2 (0.91%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.91%) Ruby
12 2 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (13.24%) Degree
2 12 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.20%) CCNA
4 7 (3.20%) MCSE
5 3 (1.37%) ISEB
5 3 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.37%) MCITP
5 3 (1.37%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.91%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.91%) CISSP
6 2 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.91%) GCFA
6 2 (0.91%) GCFE
6 2 (0.91%) GCIA
6 2 (0.91%) GCIH
6 2 (0.91%) HNC
6 2 (0.91%) MCDST
6 2 (0.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.33%) QA
2 6 (2.74%) GDPR
3 3 (1.37%) DICOM
3 3 (1.37%) SLA
4 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) NIST
4 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (22.37%) Docker
2 32 (14.61%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.65%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.83%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.83%) XenApp
5 4 (1.83%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 53 (24.20%) Kubernetes
2 25 (11.42%) Grafana
3 18 (8.22%) Puppet
3 18 (8.22%) Terraform
4 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.91%) Ansible
5 2 (0.91%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.46%) Pingdom
6 1 (0.46%) SCCM
6 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
6 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 76 (34.70%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.70%) VMware
3 14 (6.39%) Databricks
4 10 (4.57%) Oracle
5 8 (3.65%) Citrix
6 5 (2.28%) Cisco
7 2 (0.91%) Informatica
8 1 (0.46%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.46%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.46%) BMC
8 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.46%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.46%) IBM
8 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.46%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.46%) Sophos
8 1 (0.46%) Splunk