The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 38 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.87% 0.91% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
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 Wakefield region.

Cloud Services Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.24% 2.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Wakefield

Microsoft Azure
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware