Period
to 21 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 38 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 +32 +79
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 223 136 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.74% 6.76% 3.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.13% 44.44% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 204 106 94
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £36,400 £21,375 £41,625
90th Percentile £71,750 £67,500 £66,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 412 306 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 16.15% 15.20% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 360 245 211
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.06%

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 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 +11 44 £50,000 +53.85% 5
Worthing +8 40 £56,600 -19.14% 6
Gatwick -1 39 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Crawley +8 37 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Haywards Heath +4 8 £50,000 +35.14%
Chichester 0 4 £40,000 +77.78%
East Grinstead -7 3 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Burgess Hill -22 1 £30,000 +42.86% 1
Microsoft Azure
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 98 (43.95%) Microsoft
2 89 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (39.46%) .NET
4 81 (36.32%) C#
5 70 (31.39%) VMware
6 66 (29.60%) DevOps
7 62 (27.80%) Amazon AWS
7 62 (27.80%) JavaScript
7 62 (27.80%) SQL
8 60 (26.91%) PowerShell
9 54 (24.22%) Office 365
9 54 (24.22%) Active Directory
10 53 (23.77%) Windows
11 50 (22.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 46 (20.63%) Citrix
12 46 (20.63%) Finance
13 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
14 44 (19.73%) Windows Server
15 41 (18.39%) SharePoint
16 39 (17.49%) CSS
16 39 (17.49%) MVC
16 39 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (16.59%) ITIL
18 34 (15.25%) Linux
19 32 (14.35%) Cisco
19 32 (14.35%) AngularJS
20 31 (13.90%) Degree
20 31 (13.90%) .NET Core
21 30 (13.45%) HTML
22 29 (13.00%) 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 41 (18.39%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.14%) Documentum
3 7 (3.14%) Skype for Business
4 6 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.79%) IIS
7 3 (1.35%) Apache
7 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.90%) Drupal
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.45%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.14%) SAP CO
1 7 (3.14%) SAP FI
1 7 (3.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 7 (3.14%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 62 (27.80%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (24.22%) Office 365
3 15 (6.73%) IaaS
3 15 (6.73%) SaaS
4 7 (3.14%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.14%) PaaS
4 7 (3.14%) Serverless
4 7 (3.14%) SuccessFactors
5 5 (2.24%) BPaaS
5 5 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.24%) GitHub
6 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.76%) Firewall
2 22 (9.87%) TCP/IP
3 19 (8.52%) DNS
4 17 (7.62%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (5.38%) DHCP
5 12 (5.38%) Junos
5 12 (5.38%) VPN
5 12 (5.38%) WAN
6 10 (4.48%) MPLS
6 10 (4.48%) SAN
6 10 (4.48%) VLAN
7 6 (2.69%) FTP
7 6 (2.69%) HTTP
7 6 (2.69%) SMTP
7 6 (2.69%) Software-Defined Networking
8 5 (2.24%) LAN
9 3 (1.35%) BGP
9 3 (1.35%) Internet
9 3 (1.35%) OSPF
9 3 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.87%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.62%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.83%) MySQL
5 10 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.14%) DB2
6 7 (3.14%) GIS
6 7 (3.14%) SAP BW
6 7 (3.14%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.35%) Power BI
10 3 (1.35%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 17 (7.62%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.83%) JIRA
4 11 (4.93%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.48%) NUnit
5 10 (4.48%) StyleCop
6 9 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (3.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.24%) GitLab
10 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.45%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.45%) Codeship
12 1 (0.45%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.45%) Subversion
12 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 46 (20.63%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Aerospace
3 5 (2.24%) Advertising
4 4 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (33.18%) Developer
2 46 (20.63%) .NET Developer
3 43 (19.28%) C# Developer
4 42 (18.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (16.14%) Architect
6 27 (12.11%) DevOps Engineer
7 22 (9.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 20 (8.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (7.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (7.62%) C# Software Developer
10 16 (7.17%) .NET Software Engineer
10 16 (7.17%) C# Software Engineer
10 16 (7.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 16 (7.17%) Software Engineer
11 15 (6.73%) Network Engineer
12 14 (6.28%) Senior Network Engineer
13 12 (5.38%) SharePoint Developer
14 11 (4.93%) Lead Architect
14 11 (4.93%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (39.46%) .NET
2 50 (22.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 45 (20.18%) ASP.NET
4 39 (17.49%) CSS
5 32 (14.35%) AngularJS
6 31 (13.90%) .NET Core
7 30 (13.45%) HTML
8 26 (11.66%) RESTful
9 20 (8.97%) React
10 17 (7.62%) .NET Framework
10 17 (7.62%) Sass
11 14 (6.28%) XML
12 13 (5.83%) jQuery
12 13 (5.83%) WCF
12 13 (5.83%) Web Services
13 12 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (5.38%) Entity Framework
14 10 (4.48%) JSON
14 10 (4.48%) LINQ
14 10 (4.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.17%) Cloud Native
2 13 (5.83%) Public Cloud
3 12 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.93%) CMDB
5 10 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.35%) PKI
10 2 (0.90%) Replication
11 1 (0.45%) CESG
11 1 (0.45%) Clustering
11 1 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.77%) Windows
2 44 (19.73%) Windows Server
3 34 (15.25%) Linux
4 19 (8.52%) CentOS
5 18 (8.07%) Windows 10
6 14 (6.28%) Debian
6 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.59%) Apple iOS
7 8 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.24%) Unix
8 5 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.79%) SUSE
9 4 (1.79%) VMS
9 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.35%) Solaris
11 1 (0.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (29.60%) DevOps
3 39 (17.49%) MVC
4 37 (16.59%) ITIL
5 29 (13.00%) Microservices
6 25 (11.21%) Configuration Management
7 24 (10.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (10.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 22 (9.87%) OWASP
9 21 (9.42%) Software Engineering
10 20 (8.97%) Computer Science
10 20 (8.97%) High Availability
11 18 (8.07%) TDD
11 18 (8.07%) Test Automation
12 17 (7.62%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (7.62%) Software Delivery
13 16 (7.17%) Scrum
14 15 (6.73%) Application Packaging
14 15 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (6.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 81 (36.32%) C#
2 62 (27.80%) JavaScript
2 62 (27.80%) SQL
3 60 (26.91%) PowerShell
4 22 (9.87%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.97%) PL/SQL
6 19 (8.52%) Bash Shell
7 18 (8.07%) Python
8 12 (5.38%) Java
9 9 (4.04%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.14%) C++
10 7 (3.14%) PHP
10 7 (3.14%) VB
10 7 (3.14%) VB6
10 7 (3.14%) VBScript
11 5 (2.24%) Ruby
12 2 (0.90%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.45%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (13.90%) Degree
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (8.07%) MCSE
4 11 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.59%) CCNP
6 7 (3.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.69%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.24%) AWS Certification
8 5 (2.24%) CISSP
8 5 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.24%) RHCE
8 5 (2.24%) RHCSA
8 5 (2.24%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.79%) CISA
10 3 (1.35%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (1.35%) JNCIS
10 3 (1.35%) MCITP
11 1 (0.45%) CEH
11 1 (0.45%) VCAP
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) SLA
3 6 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.69%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.79%) GDPR
4 4 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (24.22%) Active Directory
2 39 (17.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.17%) vSphere
4 14 (6.28%) Hyper-V
5 13 (5.83%) Docker
6 11 (4.93%) XenApp
6 11 (4.93%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.69%) Terminal Server
9 4 (1.79%) LXC
10 3 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (9.87%) Puppet
2 21 (9.42%) SCCM
3 20 (8.97%) Terraform
4 14 (6.28%) Nagios
5 13 (5.83%) vCenter Server
6 12 (5.38%) Kubernetes
7 11 (4.93%) Grafana
7 11 (4.93%) Packer
7 11 (4.93%) Prometheus
8 8 (3.59%) Ansible
9 5 (2.24%) Consul
9 5 (2.24%) Graphite
10 4 (1.79%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (1.35%) SCOM
11 3 (1.35%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.35%) SCSM
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Sentry
13 1 (0.45%) rkt
Vendors
1 98 (43.95%) Microsoft
2 70 (31.39%) VMware
3 46 (20.63%) Citrix
4 32 (14.35%) Cisco
5 19 (8.52%) Palo Alto
6 17 (7.62%) Oracle
7 14 (6.28%) Brocade
7 14 (6.28%) CheckPoint
7 14 (6.28%) Riverbed
8 11 (4.93%) NetApp
8 11 (4.93%) SAP
9 10 (4.48%) Dell
9 10 (4.48%) HP
10 9 (4.04%) Aruba
11 8 (3.59%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.14%) Autodesk
12 7 (3.14%) OpenText
12 7 (3.14%) webMethods
12 7 (3.14%) Workday
13 6 (2.69%) EqualLogic