The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 50 56 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.94% 3.07% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.03% 30.14% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 5
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £29,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
South 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 Sheffield region.

Cloud Services Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
58 73 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.46% 10.18% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 47 47 26
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £46,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Sheffield

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) Linux
4 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
4 20 (60.61%) F5
4 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (60.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (60.61%) CloudStack
4 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (60.61%) Salt
5 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
6 16 (48.48%) Opsview
6 16 (48.48%) Cacti
7 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
7 15 (45.45%) Perl
7 15 (45.45%) Python
7 15 (45.45%) Ruby
8 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
9 13 (39.39%) FortiGate
9 13 (39.39%) Grafana
10 12 (36.36%) Graphite
10 12 (36.36%) Nagios
11 11 (33.33%) MySQL
11 11 (33.33%) Oracle
11 11 (33.33%) Informix
11 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (24.24%) Cisco
13 6 (18.18%) Internet
13 6 (18.18%) MS Excel

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (60.61%) CloudStack
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (69.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) IaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (33.33%) Informix
2 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 11 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.15%) Big Data
3 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
1 5 (15.15%) Subversion
1 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 3 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Law
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Cloud Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) AWS Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (42.42%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 14 (42.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Head of Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior
5 3 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
1 5 (15.15%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
1 5 (15.15%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (9.09%) Ajax
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) CSS3
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) HTML5
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) RESTful
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
1 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (15.15%) Public Cloud
2 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (15.15%) High Availability
2 5 (15.15%) Information Security
2 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
2 5 (15.15%) Open Source
2 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Line Management
3 4 (12.12%) Time Management
4 3 (9.09%) Content Management
4 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Presales
6 1 (3.03%) SDLC
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 15 (45.45%) Perl
1 15 (45.45%) Python
1 15 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCDE
1 5 (15.15%) CCIE
1 5 (15.15%) CCNP
1 5 (15.15%) CCSP
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (60.61%) Salt
2 16 (48.48%) Cacti
2 16 (48.48%) Opsview
3 13 (39.39%) FortiGate
3 13 (39.39%) Grafana
4 12 (36.36%) Graphite
4 12 (36.36%) Nagios
5 5 (15.15%) Ansible
5 5 (15.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) VMware
2 20 (60.61%) F5
2 20 (60.61%) Red Hat
3 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Symantec
7 3 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
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