Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 29 23
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 69 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 18.55% 8.90% 4.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 62.16% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 17 5
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.60% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £35,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £45,000 £46,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +21.21% -7.04%

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 111 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 29.84% 8.90% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 102 17 6
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.60% -1.23% -10.00%
10th Percentile £32,650 £31,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £45,000 £45,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,625 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.56% +10.36% -

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +19 69 £49,039 +22.60% 1
Microsoft Azure
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 53 (76.81%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (68.12%) Puppet
2 47 (68.12%) Jenkins
3 42 (60.87%) Ansible
3 42 (60.87%) Server Virtualisation
4 38 (55.07%) Linux
5 33 (47.83%) Service Delivery
5 33 (47.83%) Business Transformation
6 22 (31.88%) SEO
7 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
8 18 (26.09%) Windows
8 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 18 (26.09%) VMware
9 15 (21.74%) SQL
10 14 (20.29%) .NET
10 14 (20.29%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (18.84%) ITIL
11 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (17.39%) C#
13 11 (15.94%) Unix
13 11 (15.94%) Nortel
13 11 (15.94%) Cisco
13 11 (15.94%) Avaya
13 11 (15.94%) Tivoli
13 11 (15.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 11 (15.94%) MVC
13 11 (15.94%) SCCM
14 10 (14.49%) Migration
14 10 (14.49%) HTML

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 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 53 (76.81%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (7.25%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (7.25%) IaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Route 53
3 5 (7.25%) Serverless
4 3 (4.35%) SaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.35%) RavenDB
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.90%) GIS
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (68.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Ant
2 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.25%) Maven
3 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.35%) Moq
4 3 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 38 (55.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 33 (47.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (37.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 22 (31.88%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 12 (17.39%) Team Leader
7 11 (15.94%) Developer
7 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 11 (15.94%) Wintel Engineer
7 11 (15.94%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Data Migration Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Migration Analyst
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Storage Engineer
10 2 (2.90%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
3 9 (13.04%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
5 6 (8.70%) HTML5
5 6 (8.70%) XML
6 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (5.80%) CSS3
7 4 (5.80%) NHibernate
7 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (4.35%) Autofac
8 3 (4.35%) jQuery
8 3 (4.35%) WinForms
9 2 (2.90%) Ajax
9 2 (2.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (7.25%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.07%) Linux
2 18 (26.09%) Windows
3 11 (15.94%) Unix
4 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (60.87%) Server Virtualisation
2 33 (47.83%) Business Transformation
2 33 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 22 (31.88%) SEO
4 13 (18.84%) ITIL
5 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) MVC
7 10 (14.49%) Migration
8 8 (11.59%) DevOps
9 7 (10.14%) Scrum
10 6 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
12 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (5.80%) ETL
12 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
12 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
12 4 (5.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 12 (17.39%) C#
3 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) MCP
3 2 (2.90%) MCSA
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (68.12%) Puppet
2 42 (60.87%) Ansible
3 11 (15.94%) SCCM
3 11 (15.94%) Tivoli
3 11 (15.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (13.04%) Terraform
5 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.90%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (2.90%) SCOM
6 2 (2.90%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.90%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.09%) VMware
3 11 (15.94%) Avaya
3 11 (15.94%) Cisco
3 11 (15.94%) Nortel
4 7 (10.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.35%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix
6 2 (2.90%) HP