The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 73 162 179
Rank change year-on-year
+89 +17
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 121 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.62% 0.74% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.32% 18.18% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 108 26 5
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
273 143 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 8.18% 4.06% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 233 123 62
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +28.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure.

1 134 (62.33%) SQL Server
2 97 (45.12%) .NET
2 97 (45.12%) C#
3 90 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 87 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
5 76 (35.35%) Linux
6 73 (33.95%) PowerShell
7 72 (33.49%) SQL
8 69 (32.09%) VMware
9 68 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 58 (26.98%) Windows
11 55 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
12 53 (24.65%) E-Commerce
13 52 (24.19%) ASP.NET
14 50 (23.26%) Finance
15 49 (22.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 49 (22.79%) WCF
16 45 (20.93%) .NET Framework
17 43 (20.00%) DevOps
18 41 (19.07%) MVC
19 40 (18.60%) MS Excel
20 38 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 37 (17.21%) Octopus Deploy
21 37 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
22 36 (16.74%) Visual Studio
22 36 (16.74%) HP
22 36 (16.74%) Nagios
23 34 (15.81%) Red Hat
24 32 (14.88%) High Availability
25 31 (14.42%) T-SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Azure. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (10.70%) OpenStack
2 21 (9.77%) CloudStack
3 16 (7.44%) Skype for Business
4 15 (6.98%) MS Exchange
5 13 (6.05%) IIS
6 12 (5.58%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.40%) Apache
9 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.40%) Node.js
9 3 (1.40%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.93%) CMS
10 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.47%) Kentico
Applications
1 40 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.91%) Office 365
3 5 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.33%) IaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
4 2 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.84%) SAN
2 18 (8.37%) Internet
3 10 (4.65%) DMZ
3 10 (4.65%) DNS
4 8 (3.72%) LAN
5 7 (3.26%) WAN
6 2 (0.93%) Broadband
6 2 (0.93%) Firewall
6 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.93%) VPN
7 1 (0.47%) Extranet
7 1 (0.47%) HTTP
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
7 1 (0.47%) Network Security
7 1 (0.47%) Skype
7 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (62.33%) SQL Server
2 68 (31.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (9.30%) SSDT
4 16 (7.44%) MySQL
5 12 (5.58%) Informix
5 12 (5.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (4.19%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.79%) Big Data
10 6 (2.79%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.86%) Redis
11 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.93%) OLAP
13 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.47%) DTS
13 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (22.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (17.21%) Octopus Deploy
3 36 (16.74%) Visual Studio
4 19 (8.84%) Git (software)
5 9 (4.19%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.79%) Subversion
7 5 (2.33%) JIRA
8 3 (1.40%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.40%) tSQLt
9 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 50 (23.26%) Finance
2 3 (1.40%) Games
3 2 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.47%) Law
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 122 (56.74%) Developer
2 87 (40.47%) SQL Developer
3 66 (30.70%) SQL Server Developer
4 59 (27.44%) .NET Developer
5 52 (24.19%) C# Developer
6 46 (21.40%) Senior Developer
7 40 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (16.28%) Agile Developer
8 35 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (15.81%) Linux Engineer
10 32 (14.88%) Azure Developer
11 30 (13.95%) Lead Developer
12 28 (13.02%) Database Developer
13 27 (12.56%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (12.56%) Senior SQL Developer
13 27 (12.56%) SQL Database Developer
14 26 (12.09%) VMware Engineer
15 23 (10.70%) Senior SQL Server Developer
16 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce Engineer
16 22 (10.23%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (45.12%) .NET
2 52 (24.19%) ASP.NET
3 49 (22.79%) WCF
4 45 (20.93%) .NET Framework
5 37 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (11.16%) React
7 20 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (8.37%) WinForms
9 15 (6.98%) Web Services
10 11 (5.12%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (4.19%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.26%) jQuery
13 6 (2.79%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (2.79%) Entity Framework
13 6 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 4 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (1.86%) CSS
15 4 (1.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (1.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.05%) Clustering
3 12 (5.58%) HP Storage
4 10 (4.65%) Blackberry
4 10 (4.65%) SecurID
5 7 (3.26%) User Experience
6 6 (2.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.33%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.86%) iPad
9 3 (1.40%) NHS
10 2 (0.93%) Statistics
11 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.47%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 76 (35.35%) Linux
2 58 (26.98%) Windows
3 23 (10.70%) Unix
3 23 (10.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (7.44%) Windows Server
6 16 (7.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.12%) Debian
8 4 (1.86%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.47%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.65%) E-Commerce
3 43 (20.00%) DevOps
4 41 (19.07%) MVC
5 32 (14.88%) High Availability
6 30 (13.95%) Automated Testing
6 30 (13.95%) TDD
7 28 (13.02%) Mentoring
8 27 (12.56%) ITIL
8 27 (12.56%) SOA
9 23 (10.70%) Incident Management
10 16 (7.44%) Coaching
11 14 (6.51%) Automation Testing
11 14 (6.51%) Scrum
11 14 (6.51%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.05%) ETL
13 11 (5.12%) Change Management
14 10 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (4.65%) Software Architecture
15 9 (4.19%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 97 (45.12%) C#
2 73 (33.95%) PowerShell
3 72 (33.49%) SQL
4 31 (14.42%) T-SQL
5 20 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.37%) Bash Shell
7 17 (7.91%) Ruby
8 16 (7.44%) Python
9 15 (6.98%) Perl
10 7 (3.26%) PHP
11 2 (0.93%) VB
11 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (8.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.58%) MCITP
3 12 (5.58%) MCSE
4 6 (2.79%) CCDE
4 6 (2.79%) CCIE
4 6 (2.79%) CCNP
4 6 (2.79%) CCSP
4 6 (2.79%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.19%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) FISMA
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.98%) vSphere
4 9 (4.19%) vCloud
5 4 (1.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.47%) Docker
6 1 (0.47%) KVM
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 36 (16.74%) Nagios
2 27 (12.56%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (10.23%) OpenView
4 21 (9.77%) Salt
5 17 (7.91%) Cacti
5 17 (7.91%) Opsview
6 14 (6.51%) FortiGate
6 14 (6.51%) Grafana
7 13 (6.05%) Graphite
8 12 (5.58%) Puppet
9 11 (5.12%) SCCM
9 11 (5.12%) SCOM
10 8 (3.72%) Ansible
11 1 (0.47%) Munin
11 1 (0.47%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 90 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 69 (32.09%) VMware
3 36 (16.74%) HP
4 34 (15.81%) Red Hat
5 21 (9.77%) F5
6 17 (7.91%) Oracle
7 12 (5.58%) CommVault
7 12 (5.58%) NetApp
7 12 (5.58%) Veeam
8 10 (4.65%) MobileIron
9 9 (4.19%) Cisco
10 8 (3.72%) Sitecore
11 6 (2.79%) Symantec
12 4 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.40%) Citrix
13 3 (1.40%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.93%) Dell
14 2 (0.93%) Google
15 1 (0.47%) Facebook
15 1 (0.47%) Juniper
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car, pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 16 days ago