Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 20 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 21 22 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 10.29% 10.58% 24.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.14% 41.51% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 49
West Wales median annual salary £47,019 £49,039 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.12% +22.60% +33.33%
10th Percentile £15,000 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,649 £54,844 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 87 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 42.65% 25.48% 25.62%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 51
West Wales median annual salary £38,750 £49,039 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.98% +25.74% +30.00%
10th Percentile £26,749 £34,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,649 £54,844 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +11.11%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 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
Swansea -5 21 £47,019 -4.12% 3
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (90.48%) DevOps
3 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (61.90%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
4 13 (61.90%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (61.90%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 13 (61.90%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (57.14%) Ansible
6 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 7 (33.33%) Business Transformation
7 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 7 (33.33%) Migration
7 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) Python
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (33.33%) SLA
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management

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 6 (28.57%) Confluence
1 6 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (14.29%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (28.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (28.57%) IaaS
3 6 (28.57%) Serverless
4 3 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) BGP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) OSPF
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Bitbucket
1 6 (28.57%) Eclipse
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
1 6 (28.57%) Spinnaker
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Junior
5 5 (23.81%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) Java EE
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) CentOS
2 6 (28.57%) Fedora
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Deployment
3 13 (61.90%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (61.90%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 7 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 7 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 6 (28.57%) Storage Management
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Java
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java 8
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
1 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Kubernetes
2 12 (57.14%) Ansible
3 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (28.57%) Packer
3 6 (28.57%) Prometheus
3 6 (28.57%) Puppet
3 6 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee
3 1 (4.76%) Nortel
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds