The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 70 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 19 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.13% 0.23% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.85% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £30,000 £29,900 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Microsoft Azure
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 South Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
53 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.96% 1.62% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 21
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +9 19 £30,000 +0.33% 1
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 25 (67.57%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 25 (67.57%) .NET
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) MVC
3 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (56.76%) CSS
4 21 (56.76%) HTML
5 18 (48.65%) Java
5 18 (48.65%) Web Services
5 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
6 17 (45.95%) jQuery
7 16 (43.24%) Ajax
8 15 (40.54%) Content Management
8 15 (40.54%) Retail
8 15 (40.54%) Refactoring
8 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (40.54%) RESTful
8 15 (40.54%) Amazon S3
8 15 (40.54%) HTML5
8 15 (40.54%) CSS3
8 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (37.84%) SQL
9 14 (37.84%) NHS
10 13 (35.14%) C
11 12 (32.43%) Citrix
11 12 (32.43%) VMware
11 12 (32.43%) Management Information System

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Lync
2 3 (8.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SAN
2 8 (21.62%) LAN
2 8 (21.62%) WAN
2 8 (21.62%) NAS
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (40.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) NSubstitute
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (40.54%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Web Developer
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Architect
4 8 (21.62%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Server Support
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 21 (56.76%) CSS
3 21 (56.76%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) Web Services
5 17 (45.95%) jQuery
6 16 (43.24%) Ajax
7 15 (40.54%) RESTful
7 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (40.54%) HTML5
7 15 (40.54%) CSS3
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.81%) Apache Flex
10 1 (2.70%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.70%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
10 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.70%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) NHS
2 12 (32.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.51%) Physics
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) MVC
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Content Management
2 15 (40.54%) Refactoring
3 8 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (21.62%) Zachman Framework
3 8 (21.62%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Coaching
8 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) C#
1 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) C
5 5 (13.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Citrix
2 12 (32.43%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp