Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 34 123
Rank change year-on-year -11 +89 +28
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 117 174 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.20% 8.43% 1.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.98% 40.65% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 101 141 53
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% -10.48% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £87,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +10.19%

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 266 428 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.83% 20.73% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 220 380 254
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% +31.25%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -8 31 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Horsham -2 26 £40,000 +2.56%
Chichester +13 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Gatwick 0 10 £62,500 +32.98% 3
Crawley -28 8 £41,250 -17.50% 10
Haywards Heath +8 5 £50,000 +51.52% 1
Burgess Hill -26 1 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 65 (55.56%) .NET
2 59 (50.43%) C#
3 53 (45.30%) SQL Server
4 48 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET
7 42 (35.90%) MVC
8 39 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 39 (33.33%) DevOps
9 37 (31.62%) SQL
10 35 (29.91%) PowerShell
11 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
11 34 (29.06%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (25.64%) .NET Framework
13 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
14 28 (23.93%) Entity Framework
15 27 (23.08%) XML
16 25 (21.37%) Windows
17 23 (19.66%) HTML
17 23 (19.66%) Active Directory
18 21 (17.95%) IaaS
19 20 (17.09%) Scrum
19 20 (17.09%) React
20 19 (16.24%) .NET Core
20 19 (16.24%) SharePoint
20 19 (16.24%) REST
20 19 (16.24%) PaaS
21 18 (15.38%) JSON
21 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
22 17 (14.53%) Microservices

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 19 (16.24%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) Drupal
3 6 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (17.95%) IaaS
3 19 (16.24%) PaaS
4 15 (12.82%) Office 365
5 7 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (4.27%) SaaS
7 3 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.56%) Serverless
8 2 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) DNS
2 10 (8.55%) Firewall
2 10 (8.55%) Network Security
3 7 (5.98%) DHCP
3 7 (5.98%) VPN
4 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.13%) WAN
5 5 (4.27%) VLAN
6 4 (3.42%) SAN
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.71%) LAN
8 2 (1.71%) Skype
8 2 (1.71%) VoIP
9 1 (0.85%) HTTP
9 1 (0.85%) Junos
9 1 (0.85%) SMS
9 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (45.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.97%) RDBMS
4 13 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (7.69%) MySQL
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
12 1 (0.85%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.85%) Power BI
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (14.53%) TeamCity
2 15 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.55%) NUnit
4 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.13%) JIRA
6 5 (4.27%) Ant
6 5 (4.27%) MSBuild
7 4 (3.42%) Mercurial
7 4 (3.42%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.82%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.98%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Advertising
4 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Developer
2 51 (43.59%) C# Developer
3 49 (41.88%) .NET Developer
4 48 (41.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (11.97%) .NET Software Developer
8 14 (11.97%) .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (11.97%) Agile .NET Developer
8 14 (11.97%) Agile C# Developer
8 14 (11.97%) Agile Developer
8 14 (11.97%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (11.97%) C# Software Engineer
8 14 (11.97%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (11.97%) Software Engineer
9 12 (10.26%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (8.55%) C# Architect
10 10 (8.55%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (55.56%) .NET
2 43 (36.75%) ASP.NET
3 39 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 34 (29.06%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (25.64%) .NET Framework
6 28 (23.93%) Entity Framework
7 27 (23.08%) XML
8 23 (19.66%) HTML
9 20 (17.09%) React
10 19 (16.24%) .NET Core
10 19 (16.24%) REST
11 18 (15.38%) JSON
12 15 (12.82%) CSS
13 14 (11.97%) SOAP
13 14 (11.97%) WCF
13 14 (11.97%) XSD
13 14 (11.97%) XSL
14 9 (7.69%) ADO.NET
14 9 (7.69%) Code First Entity Framework
15 5 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (5.98%) FMCG
3 6 (5.13%) User Experience
4 5 (4.27%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.27%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.85%) Clustering
8 1 (0.85%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.37%) Windows
2 14 (11.97%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.55%) Linux
3 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Debian
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (37.61%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.90%) MVC
3 39 (33.33%) DevOps
4 20 (17.09%) Scrum
5 17 (14.53%) Microservices
5 17 (14.53%) Test Automation
5 17 (14.53%) Waterfall
6 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
7 11 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.69%) Data Security
9 8 (6.84%) ITIL
10 7 (5.98%) Logistics
11 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.13%) Migration
12 5 (4.27%) Problem Management
12 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (4.27%) Tech Ops
12 5 (4.27%) Web Development
13 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
13 4 (3.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (50.43%) C#
2 37 (31.62%) SQL
3 35 (29.91%) PowerShell
4 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.53%) Bash Shell
6 11 (9.40%) Python
7 10 (8.55%) T-SQL
8 9 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.69%) MCSE
3 5 (4.27%) CCNA
3 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.42%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.42%) CCNP
4 4 (3.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (3.42%) MCITP
4 4 (3.42%) MCSA
5 3 (2.56%) VCAP
6 2 (1.71%) NCDA
6 2 (1.71%) NCSA
7 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.85%) Degree
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.85%) MCP
7 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.26%) Docker
3 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.71%) XenApp
6 1 (0.85%) LXC
6 1 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) Puppet
2 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.71%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.85%) Grafana
4 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Packer
4 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.82%) VMware
3 10 (8.55%) Oracle
4 9 (7.69%) Xamarin
5 8 (6.84%) Citrix
6 7 (5.98%) Google
7 6 (5.13%) Cisco
8 5 (4.27%) HP
8 5 (4.27%) NetApp
9 4 (3.42%) Sybase
10 3 (2.56%) Dell
10 3 (2.56%) Veeam
11 2 (1.71%) Apple
11 2 (1.71%) Mitel
11 2 (1.71%) ShoreTel
11 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.85%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.85%) Symantec