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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 53 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.85% 1.23% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.79% 23.08% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £29,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +0.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
29 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.14% 5.32% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 37
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,710
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) VMware
3 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) Linux
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
5 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (63.16%) F5
5 12 (63.16%) CloudStack
5 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (63.16%) Salt
6 10 (52.63%) Opsview
6 10 (52.63%) Graphite
6 10 (52.63%) Grafana
6 10 (52.63%) FortiGate
6 10 (52.63%) Cacti
6 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
6 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (52.63%) Ruby
6 10 (52.63%) Nagios
6 10 (52.63%) Informix
6 10 (52.63%) Perl
6 10 (52.63%) MySQL
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) SAN
7 5 (26.32%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 12 (63.16%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) Informix
2 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 10 (52.63%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) AWS Engineer
1 12 (63.16%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Presales
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Bash Shell
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
1 10 (52.63%) Python
1 10 (52.63%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCDE
1 2 (10.53%) CCIE
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) CCSP
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (63.16%) Salt
2 10 (52.63%) Cacti
2 10 (52.63%) FortiGate
2 10 (52.63%) Grafana
2 10 (52.63%) Graphite
2 10 (52.63%) Nagios
2 10 (52.63%) Opsview
3 2 (10.53%) Ansible
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) F5
3 12 (63.16%) Red Hat
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) NetApp
6 2 (10.53%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Google