Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 36
Rank change year-on-year -9 +23 -11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 25 70 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 10.04% 18.57% 7.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.47% 61.40% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 67 14
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +24.15% -7.06%
10th Percentile £16,250 £32,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £73,879 £57,946 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +21.21%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 91 114 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 36.55% 30.24% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 73 105 14
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £49,039 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +24.15% -2.47%
10th Percentile £26,749 £33,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,946 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in West Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in West Wales

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in West Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in West Wales

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
Swansea -8 25 £49,039 - 3
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 23 (92.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (72.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 18 (72.00%) DevOps
4 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 16 (64.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
5 16 (64.00%) Deployment Automation
5 16 (64.00%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (52.00%) Linux
7 11 (44.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) Kubernetes
7 11 (44.00%) Ansible
8 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (36.00%) Prometheus
9 9 (36.00%) Packer
9 9 (36.00%) Elastic Stack
9 9 (36.00%) Terraform
9 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
9 9 (36.00%) Docker
9 9 (36.00%) JIRA
9 9 (36.00%) Atlassian
9 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
9 9 (36.00%) Confluence
9 9 (36.00%) Spinnaker
10 7 (28.00%) Business Transformation
10 7 (28.00%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (28.00%) Migration
10 7 (28.00%) SLA

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 9 (36.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 23 (92.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (64.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (12.00%) Mimecast
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) BGP
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
4 2 (8.00%) OSPF
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Bitbucket
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (36.00%) JIRA
1 9 (36.00%) Spinnaker
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
2 9 (36.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
1 3 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 2 (8.00%) Fedora
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 18 (72.00%) DevOps
2 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (64.00%) Deployment Automation
3 16 (64.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Business Transformation
5 7 (28.00%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (28.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) Ruby
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCSA
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCIE
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) JNCIE
2 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Ansible
1 11 (44.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (36.00%) Packer
2 9 (36.00%) Prometheus
2 9 (36.00%) Terraform
3 3 (12.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 3 (12.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (12.00%) SCSM
4 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Atlassian
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Actifio
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Clearswift
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) LogRhythm
5 2 (8.00%) McAfee
5 2 (8.00%) Nortel
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) Dell