Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 6 months to 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 38 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 +64 +51
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 194 155 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.73% 7.42% 2.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.43% 39.74% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 174 115 73
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -20.95% +23.53%
10th Percentile £35,000 £22,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £87,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Microsoft 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 370 390 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.75% 18.66% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 315 329 232
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,000 £26,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in West Sussex

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in West Sussex

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Worthing +11 45 £70,000 +16.67% 3
Gatwick +13 36 £57,500 +27.78% 6
Horsham +13 28 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Crawley -15 23 £50,000 - 7
Haywards Heath +8 7 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Chichester +5 6 £45,000 +12.50%
East Grinstead - 2 £65,000 - 1
Burgess Hill -28 1 £30,000 +42.86% 1
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure.

1 87 (44.85%) .NET
2 86 (44.33%) Microsoft
3 81 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (40.21%) C#
5 74 (38.14%) DevOps
6 70 (36.08%) Amazon AWS
7 59 (30.41%) PowerShell
8 57 (29.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 50 (25.77%) SQL
10 46 (23.71%) JavaScript
10 46 (23.71%) Windows
10 46 (23.71%) Active Directory
11 45 (23.20%) Office 365
12 43 (22.16%) AngularJS
13 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
13 41 (21.13%) VMware
14 39 (20.10%) MVC
15 38 (19.59%) ASP.NET
16 37 (19.07%) Windows Server
17 35 (18.04%) SharePoint
18 34 (17.53%) .NET Core
19 31 (15.98%) Microservices
20 29 (14.95%) Linux
21 28 (14.43%) ITIL
21 28 (14.43%) Finance
22 26 (13.40%) Citrix
23 25 (12.89%) DNS
23 25 (12.89%) Bash Shell
24 24 (12.37%) Test Automation
24 24 (12.37%) IaaS

Microsoft 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 35 (18.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.25%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.61%) IIS
4 6 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.58%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.55%) Drupal
7 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.52%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 70 (36.08%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (23.20%) Office 365
3 24 (12.37%) IaaS
4 18 (9.28%) PaaS
5 8 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.61%) SaaS
7 6 (3.09%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (3.09%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (3.09%) Serverless
8 5 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.58%) GitHub
9 3 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.52%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.89%) DNS
2 17 (8.76%) Firewall
3 15 (7.73%) DHCP
4 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (5.15%) Network Security
6 9 (4.64%) VPN
7 8 (4.12%) SAN
7 8 (4.12%) WAN
8 7 (3.61%) Junos
8 7 (3.61%) VLAN
9 5 (2.58%) HTTP
10 4 (2.06%) MPLS
10 4 (2.06%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.55%) FTP
11 3 (1.55%) Internet
11 3 (1.55%) LAN
11 3 (1.55%) SMTP
11 3 (1.55%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.28%) NoSQL
3 17 (8.76%) MongoDB
3 17 (8.76%) MySQL
4 8 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.03%) Power BI
10 2 (1.03%) QlikView
11 1 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.52%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (7.73%) TeamCity
2 14 (7.22%) JIRA
3 12 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 11 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.12%) NUnit
6 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 6 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.58%) Ant
8 5 (2.58%) GitLab
8 5 (2.58%) MSBuild
8 5 (2.58%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.06%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.52%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.52%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.52%) Codeship
10 1 (0.52%) Subversion
10 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 28 (14.43%) Finance
2 7 (3.61%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (39.69%) Developer
2 52 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 51 (26.29%) C# Developer
4 49 (25.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (20.10%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (13.92%) Architect
7 20 (10.31%) .NET Software Developer
7 20 (10.31%) C# Software Developer
8 19 (9.79%) .NET Software Engineer
8 19 (9.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (9.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (9.79%) C# Software Engineer
8 19 (9.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 19 (9.79%) Software Engineer
9 17 (8.76%) .NET Architect
9 17 (8.76%) Lead .NET Developer
9 17 (8.76%) Lead Architect
9 17 (8.76%) Lead C# Developer
9 17 (8.76%) Lead Developer
10 16 (8.25%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (44.85%) .NET
2 57 (29.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 43 (22.16%) AngularJS
4 38 (19.59%) ASP.NET
5 34 (17.53%) .NET Core
6 22 (11.34%) CSS
6 22 (11.34%) HTML
7 21 (10.82%) React
8 20 (10.31%) RESTful
9 18 (9.28%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.70%) Entity Framework
10 13 (6.70%) Sass
11 11 (5.67%) XML
12 10 (5.15%) REST
13 9 (4.64%) WCF
14 8 (4.12%) JSON
14 8 (4.12%) SOAP
15 7 (3.61%) XSD
15 7 (3.61%) XSL
16 6 (3.09%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Cloud Native
2 11 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.09%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.58%) User Experience
5 5 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.06%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.55%) PKI
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.52%) CESG
9 1 (0.52%) CMDB
9 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
9 1 (0.52%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.71%) Windows
2 37 (19.07%) Windows Server
3 29 (14.95%) Linux
4 16 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (7.73%) Windows 10
6 12 (6.19%) CentOS
7 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.61%) Debian
10 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.06%) Unix
12 3 (1.55%) Solaris
12 3 (1.55%) VMS
13 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) Android
14 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (38.14%) DevOps
3 39 (20.10%) MVC
4 31 (15.98%) Microservices
5 28 (14.43%) ITIL
6 24 (12.37%) Test Automation
7 23 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.28%) Scrum
9 17 (8.76%) Configuration Management
9 17 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 15 (7.73%) OWASP
11 15 (7.73%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.70%) Domain-Driven Design
12 13 (6.70%) Load Balancing
13 12 (6.19%) Change Management
13 12 (6.19%) Software Delivery
14 11 (5.67%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (40.21%) C#
2 59 (30.41%) PowerShell
3 50 (25.77%) SQL
4 46 (23.71%) JavaScript
5 25 (12.89%) Bash Shell
6 22 (11.34%) Python
7 17 (8.76%) T-SQL
8 13 (6.70%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.58%) Ruby
10 3 (1.55%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.03%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.52%) Java
12 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (10.31%) Degree
3 16 (8.25%) MCSE
4 9 (4.64%) AWS Certification
4 9 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.61%) MCITP
6 6 (3.09%) CCNA
6 6 (3.09%) CCNP
6 6 (3.09%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (2.58%) RHCE
7 5 (2.58%) RHCSA
7 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.06%) MCSA
8 4 (2.06%) VCAP
9 3 (1.55%) CISA
9 3 (1.55%) CISSP
10 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.03%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) QA
2 4 (2.06%) GDPR
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (23.71%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.31%) Docker
4 10 (5.15%) vSphere
5 8 (4.12%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.61%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.58%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.06%) XenApp
9 3 (1.55%) LXC
9 3 (1.55%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (10.82%) Puppet
2 15 (7.73%) SCCM
3 11 (5.67%) Kubernetes
4 10 (5.15%) Grafana
4 10 (5.15%) Packer
4 10 (5.15%) Prometheus
4 10 (5.15%) Terraform
5 7 (3.61%) Ansible
5 7 (3.61%) Nagios
6 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds Orion
7 5 (2.58%) Consul
7 5 (2.58%) Graphite
7 5 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.55%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (1.55%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.55%) SCOM
9 3 (1.55%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.55%) SCSM
9 3 (1.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 86 (44.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.13%) VMware
3 26 (13.40%) Citrix
4 16 (8.25%) Cisco
5 9 (4.64%) HP
5 9 (4.64%) Palo Alto
5 9 (4.64%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.12%) Dell
6 8 (4.12%) NetApp
6 8 (4.12%) Oracle
7 7 (3.61%) Brocade
7 7 (3.61%) CheckPoint
7 7 (3.61%) Riverbed
8 6 (3.09%) Google
8 6 (3.09%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.06%) Aruba
10 3 (1.55%) BMC
10 3 (1.55%) EqualLogic
10 3 (1.55%) Proofpoint
10 3 (1.55%) Xamarin