Period
to 29 July 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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 7 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 +45
Permanent jobs citing Azure 214 237 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.88% 21.14% 10.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 57.99% 66.20% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 129 194 225
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +20.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,875 £81,250
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 369 358 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 30.83% 31.94% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 265 285 436
10th Percentile £29,750 £36,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £62,813
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £73,125
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 July 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 July 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
Crawley +1 72 £62,500 +4.17% 16
Horsham +6 56 £60,000 -20.00% 5
Gatwick +4 21 £22,500 -50.00%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 15 £42,000 -
Worthing -14 11 £65,000 +25.00% 2
Burgess Hill -17 9 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Billingshurst - 6 £57,500 -
Chichester -10 4 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 140 (65.42%) .NET
2 113 (52.80%) C#
3 103 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (34.58%) SQL Server
4 74 (34.58%) .NET Core
5 72 (33.64%) JavaScript
6 71 (33.18%) DevOps
7 67 (31.31%) SQL
8 61 (28.50%) React
9 57 (26.64%) Scrum
10 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
11 51 (23.83%) Kubernetes
12 48 (22.43%) HTML
13 47 (21.96%) ASP.NET
14 46 (21.50%) Windows
14 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
14 46 (21.50%) AngularJS
14 46 (21.50%) Docker
15 44 (20.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 42 (19.63%) Microservices
17 41 (19.16%) Finance
18 39 (18.22%) Software Engineering
18 39 (18.22%) TeamCity
18 39 (18.22%) Octopus Deploy
19 36 (16.82%) MVC
19 36 (16.82%) CSS
20 35 (16.36%) AWS
20 35 (16.36%) HTML5
20 35 (16.36%) TypeScript
21 32 (14.95%) REST

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 16 (7.48%) NServiceBus
2 13 (6.07%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.80%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.36%) AWS
2 27 (12.62%) PaaS
3 26 (12.15%) IaaS
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft 365
5 16 (7.48%) Azure Storage
6 14 (6.54%) SaaS
7 13 (6.07%) GCP
8 10 (4.67%) BlazeMeter
9 9 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (4.21%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.34%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (2.34%) Snowflake
11 4 (1.87%) BPaaS
11 4 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.93%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.93%) Power Automate
13 1 (0.47%) Amazon ECS
13 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.47%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.75%) Skype
2 22 (10.28%) HTTP
3 4 (1.87%) WAAS
4 3 (1.40%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) DNS
5 2 (0.93%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) Network Security
5 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (34.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.21%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.94%) Data Lake
4 13 (6.07%) Big Data
5 12 (5.61%) OLAP
6 9 (4.21%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.74%) Power BI
7 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.87%) Tableau
10 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.93%) MySQL
11 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.47%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.47%) Metadata
11 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (18.22%) Octopus Deploy
1 39 (18.22%) TeamCity
2 24 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.67%) JMeter
4 6 (2.80%) Burp Suite
4 6 (2.80%) Charles Proxy
4 6 (2.80%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.87%) JIRA
5 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.47%) git-flow
8 1 (0.47%) NUnit
8 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (19.16%) Finance
2 16 (7.48%) Social Skills
3 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.21%) Aerospace
5 7 (3.27%) Marketing
5 7 (3.27%) Organisational Skills
6 6 (2.80%) Digital Economy
7 4 (1.87%) Automotive
7 4 (1.87%) Electronics
8 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (38.32%) Developer
2 63 (29.44%) Architect
3 39 (18.22%) .NET Developer
4 27 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (12.62%) C# Developer
4 27 (12.62%) Senior Developer
5 16 (7.48%) Cloud Engineer
5 16 (7.48%) Support Engineer
6 15 (7.01%) Principal Developer
6 15 (7.01%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 15 (7.01%) Senior Support Engineer
7 13 (6.07%) Technical Architect
8 11 (5.14%) Azure Architect
8 11 (5.14%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.67%) Performance Engineer
9 10 (4.67%) QA Engineer
9 10 (4.67%) Senior Performance Engineer
9 10 (4.67%) Senior QA Engineer
10 8 (3.74%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (65.42%) .NET
2 74 (34.58%) .NET Core
3 61 (28.50%) React
4 48 (22.43%) HTML
5 47 (21.96%) ASP.NET
6 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
6 46 (21.50%) AngularJS
7 36 (16.82%) CSS
8 35 (16.36%) HTML5
9 32 (14.95%) REST
10 28 (13.08%) ASP.NET Core
11 25 (11.68%) RabbitMQ
12 24 (11.21%) Node.js
13 23 (10.75%) CSS3
14 21 (9.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (9.81%) Blazor
15 20 (9.35%) OAuth
16 17 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
18 11 (5.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.01%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (7.01%) User Experience
2 13 (6.07%) Cloud Native
3 11 (5.14%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.67%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.67%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.27%) Legacy Applications
6 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.47%) Social Media
7 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (21.50%) Windows
2 8 (3.74%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.34%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.87%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (0.93%) Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Android
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (48.13%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (33.18%) DevOps
3 57 (26.64%) Scrum
4 44 (20.56%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 42 (19.63%) Microservices
6 39 (18.22%) Software Engineering
7 36 (16.82%) MVC
8 31 (14.49%) Test Automation
9 28 (13.08%) Line Management
10 26 (12.15%) OO
11 25 (11.68%) OWASP
11 25 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (11.21%) Domain-Driven Design
12 24 (11.21%) Mentoring
12 24 (11.21%) Unit Testing
13 18 (8.41%) Configuration Management
14 17 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (7.48%) Information Security
16 15 (7.01%) Analytics
17 13 (6.07%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 113 (52.80%) C#
2 72 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 67 (31.31%) SQL
4 35 (16.36%) TypeScript
5 28 (13.08%) C++
6 17 (7.94%) Python
7 12 (5.61%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.27%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.80%) Go
9 6 (2.80%) Java
10 4 (1.87%) C
11 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VB6
12 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (14.02%) Degree
2 10 (4.67%) CCNA
2 10 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.21%) MCSE
3 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.80%) CISSP
5 5 (2.34%) CISM
6 4 (1.87%) CISA
6 4 (1.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ISEB
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.07%) QA
2 7 (3.27%) GDPR
3 6 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.87%) GRC
4 4 (1.87%) HIPAA
4 4 (1.87%) ITGC
5 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (21.50%) Docker
2 15 (7.01%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.87%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.87%) XenApp
4 4 (1.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (23.83%) Kubernetes
2 17 (7.94%) Puppet
2 17 (7.94%) Terraform
3 10 (4.67%) Grafana
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.95%) VMware
3 4 (1.87%) Citrix
4 2 (0.93%) Databricks
4 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.47%) Okta