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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 83 141 167
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +26
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 99 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.08% 1.17% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.41% 20.30% 24.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 31 21
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £65,000
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
245 202 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 7.61% 5.74% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 184 144 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 April 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 161 (72.52%) SQL Server
2 122 (54.95%) Microsoft
3 102 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (42.79%) C#
5 94 (42.34%) .NET
6 86 (38.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 80 (36.04%) PowerShell
8 77 (34.68%) SQL
9 66 (29.73%) DevOps
10 60 (27.03%) Windows
11 58 (26.13%) Linux
11 58 (26.13%) VMware
11 58 (26.13%) WCF
12 54 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
13 45 (20.27%) MVC
13 45 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (19.82%) TDD
15 42 (18.92%) ASP.NET
16 41 (18.47%) SOA
17 40 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
18 39 (17.57%) Octopus Deploy
18 39 (17.57%) MS Excel
18 39 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (17.12%) E-Commerce
20 35 (15.77%) .NET Framework
21 33 (14.86%) ETL
21 33 (14.86%) Visual Studio
21 33 (14.86%) Web Services
22 32 (14.41%) Finance
22 32 (14.41%) Nagios

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 24 (10.81%) CloudStack
2 17 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.95%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.70%) Apache
5 6 (2.70%) IIS
5 6 (2.70%) Node.js
6 4 (1.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.45%) Kentico
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.76%) PaaS
3 13 (5.86%) Office 365
4 4 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.90%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) SAN
2 9 (4.05%) Firewall
3 7 (3.15%) LAN
4 6 (2.70%) DHCP
4 6 (2.70%) DNS
4 6 (2.70%) WAN
5 5 (2.25%) Internet
6 4 (1.80%) VPN
7 3 (1.35%) VoIP
8 2 (0.90%) Broadband
9 1 (0.45%) Extranet
9 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.45%) Intranet
9 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.45%) Network Security
9 1 (0.45%) Skype
9 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (72.52%) SQL Server
2 86 (38.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (11.71%) SSDT
4 25 (11.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 24 (10.81%) MySQL
6 21 (9.46%) Big Data
6 21 (9.46%) Hadoop
7 18 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (7.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (7.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (7.21%) Informix
9 16 (7.21%) NoSQL
9 16 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (7.21%) SQL Server 2016
10 15 (6.76%) MongoDB
10 15 (6.76%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (5.41%) OLAP
12 9 (4.05%) Power BI
12 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (20.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (17.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 33 (14.86%) Visual Studio
4 24 (10.81%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.50%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.05%) Subversion
7 6 (2.70%) JIRA
7 6 (2.70%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.35%) tSQLt
9 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (14.41%) Finance
2 4 (1.80%) Marketing
3 3 (1.35%) Games
3 3 (1.35%) Retail
3 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.90%) Local Government
4 2 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (63.96%) Developer
2 88 (39.64%) SQL Developer
3 71 (31.98%) SQL Server Developer
4 56 (25.23%) .NET Developer
5 52 (23.42%) SSIS Developer
6 47 (21.17%) Senior Developer
7 43 (19.37%) C# Developer
8 40 (18.02%) Agile Developer
9 39 (17.57%) Azure Developer
10 34 (15.32%) Database Developer
11 33 (14.86%) SQL Database Developer
12 31 (13.96%) C# .NET Developer
12 31 (13.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (12.61%) Lead Developer
13 28 (12.61%) Senior SQL Developer
14 27 (12.16%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (12.16%) Senior SQL Server Developer
15 22 (9.91%) Senior .NET Developer
16 21 (9.46%) Senior Database Developer
17 20 (9.01%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (42.34%) .NET
2 58 (26.13%) WCF
3 42 (18.92%) ASP.NET
4 40 (18.02%) ASP.NET Web API
5 35 (15.77%) .NET Framework
6 33 (14.86%) Web Services
7 18 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (8.11%) React
8 13 (5.86%) WinForms
9 10 (4.50%) CSS
9 10 (4.50%) HTML
10 9 (4.05%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (4.05%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (3.60%) HTML5
11 8 (3.60%) WPF
12 7 (3.15%) jQuery
13 6 (2.70%) CSS3
13 6 (2.70%) LAMP
14 5 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (2.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) iPad
2 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.70%) User Experience
5 4 (1.80%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.35%) Blog
6 3 (1.35%) Clustering
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.90%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (27.03%) Windows
2 58 (26.13%) Linux
3 28 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (9.91%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.86%) Unix
7 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.35%) Debian
10 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (29.73%) DevOps
3 45 (20.27%) MVC
4 44 (19.82%) TDD
5 41 (18.47%) SOA
6 38 (17.12%) E-Commerce
7 33 (14.86%) ETL
8 31 (13.96%) Automated Testing
9 27 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (11.71%) High Availability
11 25 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (8.11%) Mentoring
13 17 (7.66%) ITIL
13 17 (7.66%) Software Engineering
13 17 (7.66%) Unit Testing
13 17 (7.66%) Web Development
14 16 (7.21%) BDD
15 13 (5.86%) CRM
15 13 (5.86%) OO
16 11 (4.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (42.79%) C#
2 80 (36.04%) PowerShell
3 77 (34.68%) SQL
4 31 (13.96%) JavaScript
5 20 (9.01%) Bash Shell
5 20 (9.01%) Python
5 20 (9.01%) Ruby
6 18 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 17 (7.66%) Perl
8 8 (3.60%) PHP
9 3 (1.35%) VB
10 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (4.05%) CCDE
1 9 (4.05%) CCIE
1 9 (4.05%) CCNP
1 9 (4.05%) CCSP
1 9 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.60%) vSphere
4 7 (3.15%) vCloud
5 3 (1.35%) Docker
5 3 (1.35%) KVM
5 3 (1.35%) Xen
6 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (14.41%) Nagios
2 30 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (12.61%) Salt
4 20 (9.01%) Cacti
4 20 (9.01%) Opsview
5 18 (8.11%) Graphite
6 17 (7.66%) FortiGate
6 17 (7.66%) Grafana
7 13 (5.86%) Puppet
8 11 (4.95%) OpenView
9 9 (4.05%) Ansible
10 8 (3.60%) SCCM
11 5 (2.25%) SCOM
12 3 (1.35%) Munin
12 3 (1.35%) OpenNMS
12 3 (1.35%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.90%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.90%) Rundeck
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 122 (54.95%) Microsoft
2 58 (26.13%) VMware
3 30 (13.51%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.61%) F5
5 21 (9.46%) Oracle
6 17 (7.66%) HP
7 13 (5.86%) Cisco
8 9 (4.05%) Symantec
9 8 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.25%) Google
11 4 (1.80%) Citrix
11 4 (1.80%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.80%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.35%) Dell
12 3 (1.35%) Juniper
12 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.35%) Splunk
13 1 (0.45%) EPiServer
13 1 (0.45%) Facebook
13 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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