Period
to 1 December 2020

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 1 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 13 29
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Azure 348 277 198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 34.70% 12.12% 7.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 73.73% 54.74% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 270 234 183
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,750
% change year-on-year +4.76% -0.47% +5.50%

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 472 506 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 47.06% 22.13% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 346 382 331
Median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 1 December 2020.

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 1 December 2020. 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 +9 124 £60,000 - 16
Horsham +15 79 £60,000 +20.00% 8
Gatwick +25 69 £65,000 +54.76% 1
Worthing -4 34 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Haywards Heath +17 13 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Littlehampton - 6 £28,250 -
Chichester +17 4 £47,500 - 2
East Grinstead +7 4 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Burgess Hill +15 2 £28,000 -37.08% 1
Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, 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.

1 224 (64.37%) .NET
2 199 (57.18%) C#
3 171 (49.14%) DevOps
4 151 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (41.95%) .NET Core
6 132 (37.93%) SQL
7 129 (37.07%) SQL Server
8 105 (30.17%) JavaScript
9 104 (29.89%) Microsoft
10 91 (26.15%) Microservices
11 90 (25.86%) ASP.NET
12 87 (25.00%) IaaS
13 85 (24.43%) React
13 85 (24.43%) CSS
13 85 (24.43%) HTML
14 84 (24.14%) PaaS
15 75 (21.55%) .NET Framework
16 71 (20.40%) Skype
16 71 (20.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 69 (19.83%) Kubernetes
18 68 (19.54%) Git (software)
19 63 (18.10%) ASP.NET Core
19 63 (18.10%) MVC
20 62 (17.82%) HTTP
21 59 (16.95%) Windows
21 59 (16.95%) Docker
22 58 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
22 58 (16.67%) Scrum
23 56 (16.09%) NoSQL
23 56 (16.09%) NServiceBus

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 56 (16.09%) NServiceBus
2 7 (2.01%) IIS
3 6 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.57%) Apache
4 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.57%) Confluence
4 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.29%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 87 (25.00%) IaaS
2 84 (24.14%) PaaS
3 46 (13.22%) SaaS
4 38 (10.92%) AWS
5 22 (6.32%) BPaaS
6 13 (3.74%) Power Platform
7 12 (3.45%) Office 365
8 10 (2.87%) BlazeMeter
9 9 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (2.30%) GCP
11 6 (1.72%) Azure Functions
11 6 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.72%) Serverless
12 5 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.44%) Amazon S3
12 5 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 71 (20.40%) Skype
2 62 (17.82%) HTTP
3 17 (4.89%) Firewall
4 9 (2.59%) WAAS
5 6 (1.72%) WEP
6 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.86%) SSL
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.29%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) Internet
8 1 (0.29%) NAS
8 1 (0.29%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
8 1 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (37.07%) SQL Server
2 56 (16.09%) NoSQL
3 13 (3.74%) Power BI
4 11 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (1.72%) DB2
6 4 (1.15%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (0.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.86%) Big Data
7 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.57%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.57%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.57%) GIS
8 2 (0.57%) HDInsight
8 2 (0.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.57%) Spatial Data
8 2 (0.57%) Tableau
9 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 68 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 55 (15.80%) Octopus Deploy
3 47 (13.51%) TeamCity
4 29 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (4.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (2.87%) JMeter
7 7 (2.01%) SonarQube
8 6 (1.72%) Burp Suite
8 6 (1.72%) Charles Proxy
8 6 (1.72%) Fiddler
8 6 (1.72%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.15%) git-flow
9 4 (1.15%) JIRA
10 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.29%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.29%) NUnit
11 1 (0.29%) StyleCop
11 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 44 (12.64%) Finance
2 6 (1.72%) Electronics
3 5 (1.44%) Advertising
4 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.57%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.57%) Retail
5 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 127 (36.49%) Developer
2 81 (23.28%) .NET Developer
3 61 (17.53%) Architect
4 54 (15.52%) Senior Developer
5 39 (11.21%) C# Developer
6 35 (10.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 33 (9.48%) Senior .NET Developer
8 31 (8.91%) Analyst
9 27 (7.76%) Principal Developer
10 24 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (6.61%) Enterprise Architect
11 23 (6.61%) Lead DevOps
12 20 (5.75%) Software Engineer
13 18 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
14 17 (4.89%) Principal .NET Developer
15 15 (4.31%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 14 (4.02%) Azure Architect
16 14 (4.02%) Software Developer
17 13 (3.74%) Business Analyst
18 11 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (64.37%) .NET
2 146 (41.95%) .NET Core
3 90 (25.86%) ASP.NET
4 85 (24.43%) CSS
4 85 (24.43%) HTML
4 85 (24.43%) React
5 75 (21.55%) .NET Framework
6 63 (18.10%) ASP.NET Core
7 58 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (15.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 52 (14.94%) AngularJS
10 47 (13.51%) REST
11 36 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
12 34 (9.77%) Entity Framework
13 32 (9.20%) jQuery
14 28 (8.05%) Blazor
14 28 (8.05%) Redux
14 28 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (7.18%) Web Services
16 23 (6.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (3.16%) Public Cloud
5 10 (2.87%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.87%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (1.72%) AS400
7 6 (1.72%) iSeries
8 5 (1.44%) PMI
9 2 (0.57%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 59 (16.95%) Windows
2 22 (6.32%) Linux
3 9 (2.59%) Unix
3 9 (2.59%) Windows Server
4 8 (2.30%) AIX
4 8 (2.30%) CentOS
5 5 (1.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.29%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.29%) Solaris
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (49.14%) DevOps
2 151 (43.39%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (26.15%) Microservices
4 71 (20.40%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 63 (18.10%) MVC
6 58 (16.67%) Scrum
7 52 (14.94%) Software Engineering
8 48 (13.79%) SOA
8 48 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 42 (12.07%) Computer Science
10 36 (10.34%) SOLID
11 35 (10.06%) Unit Testing
12 32 (9.20%) OO
13 27 (7.76%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (7.47%) Enterprise Architecture
14 26 (7.47%) OWASP
14 26 (7.47%) Software Architecture
15 24 (6.90%) Mentoring
16 23 (6.61%) Line Management
17 22 (6.32%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 199 (57.18%) C#
2 132 (37.93%) SQL
3 105 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 53 (15.23%) TypeScript
5 38 (10.92%) PowerShell
6 28 (8.05%) C++
7 25 (7.18%) Python
8 20 (5.75%) Java
9 8 (2.30%) ABAP
10 6 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.72%) X++
11 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.86%) Go
12 3 (0.86%) R
13 2 (0.57%) XAML
14 1 (0.29%) Perl
14 1 (0.29%) VB
14 1 (0.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (15.23%) Degree
2 11 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.87%) CISM
3 10 (2.87%) CISSP
4 9 (2.59%) CISA
4 9 (2.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 8 (2.30%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.01%) ISEB
6 7 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.44%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.15%) MCSA
8 4 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.86%) MCSE
10 1 (0.29%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.29%) CCNA
10 1 (0.29%) CCNP
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.29%) MCP
10 1 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.61%) QA
2 13 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.45%) SLA
4 9 (2.59%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 9 (2.59%) HIPAA
4 9 (2.59%) ITGC
5 3 (0.86%) GDPR
6 2 (0.57%) COBIT
6 2 (0.57%) COSO
7 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.29%) NIST
System Software
1 59 (16.95%) Docker
2 22 (6.32%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.45%) XenApp
5 5 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (19.83%) Kubernetes
2 21 (6.03%) Terraform
3 16 (4.60%) Puppet
4 11 (3.16%) vCenter Server
5 10 (2.87%) Grafana
6 8 (2.30%) Data Guard
6 8 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.29%) Ansible
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.29%) SELinux
Vendors
1 104 (29.89%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.49%) VMware
3 12 (3.45%) Oracle
4 10 (2.87%) Citrix
5 9 (2.59%) Red Hat
5 9 (2.59%) SAP
6 8 (2.30%) Google
7 4 (1.15%) HP
8 3 (0.86%) Sparx
9 2 (0.57%) Databricks
10 1 (0.29%) Apple
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco
10 1 (0.29%) Juniper
10 1 (0.29%) Meraki
10 1 (0.29%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.29%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (0.29%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.29%) Veeam
10 1 (0.29%) Veritas