The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 79 188 200
Rank change year-on-year
+109 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 154 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.51% 0.53% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.53% 15.43% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 135 25 4
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 West Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
331 162 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.54% 3.43% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 283 139 72
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Leeds +78 118 £47,500 -9.52% 12
Bradford - 25 £35,000 - 4
Huddersfield - 3 £42,000 -
Halifax - 2 - - 1
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 154 (55.20%) SQL Server
2 114 (40.86%) C#
3 109 (39.07%) .NET
4 105 (37.63%) Microsoft
5 104 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (34.05%) PowerShell
6 95 (34.05%) Amazon AWS
7 92 (32.97%) Linux
8 83 (29.75%) SQL
9 82 (29.39%) Windows
10 79 (28.32%) VMware
11 70 (25.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 64 (22.94%) DevOps
13 63 (22.58%) Finance
14 60 (21.51%) ASP.NET
15 55 (19.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 54 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
16 54 (19.35%) E-Commerce
17 53 (19.00%) WCF
18 52 (18.64%) .NET Framework
18 52 (18.64%) MVC
19 49 (17.56%) Octopus Deploy
20 45 (16.13%) MS Excel
20 45 (16.13%) Puppet
21 44 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
22 41 (14.70%) Git (software)
23 40 (14.34%) Unix
23 40 (14.34%) Visual Studio
24 39 (13.98%) Office 365
25 37 (13.26%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 24 (8.60%) OpenStack
2 23 (8.24%) IIS
3 19 (6.81%) CloudStack
4 18 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.73%) Lync
6 15 (5.38%) MS Exchange
7 12 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (4.30%) Node.js
8 10 (3.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.72%) Apache
10 2 (0.72%) CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Kentico
Applications
1 45 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 95 (34.05%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (13.98%) Office 365
3 8 (2.87%) IaaS
4 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.08%) PaaS
5 3 (1.08%) SaaS
6 2 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.89%) SAN
2 18 (6.45%) Internet
3 13 (4.66%) DNS
4 11 (3.94%) DMZ
5 8 (2.87%) Firewall
5 8 (2.87%) LAN
6 7 (2.51%) WAN
7 5 (1.79%) VPN
8 2 (0.72%) Broadband
8 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.72%) Skype
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.36%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (0.36%) HTTP
9 1 (0.36%) Intranet
9 1 (0.36%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.36%) VoIP
9 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (55.20%) SQL Server
2 70 (25.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (6.81%) SSDT
4 16 (5.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.02%) MySQL
6 13 (4.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.94%) Informix
7 11 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.23%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.87%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.79%) Big Data
12 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.08%) DTS
13 3 (1.08%) Redis
14 2 (0.72%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 55 (19.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (17.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 41 (14.70%) Git (software)
4 40 (14.34%) Visual Studio
5 25 (8.96%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.66%) TeamCity
7 9 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.23%) JUnit
7 9 (3.23%) NUnit
7 9 (3.23%) Selenium
8 7 (2.51%) Subversion
9 4 (1.43%) JIRA
10 3 (1.08%) Moq
10 3 (1.08%) MSTest
10 3 (1.08%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.72%) AnthillPro
11 2 (0.72%) NuGet
11 2 (0.72%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.72%) tSQLt
12 1 (0.36%) Bower
General
1 63 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (1.43%) Games
3 3 (1.08%) Retail
4 2 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.36%) Legal
5 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (46.24%) Developer
2 87 (31.18%) SQL Developer
3 67 (24.01%) .NET Developer
4 66 (23.66%) SQL Server Developer
5 54 (19.35%) C# Developer
6 48 (17.20%) Senior Developer
7 41 (14.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (12.54%) Agile Developer
9 35 (12.54%) Azure Developer
10 34 (12.19%) Linux Engineer
11 30 (10.75%) Lead Developer
12 28 (10.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (9.68%) Database Developer
13 27 (9.68%) Senior SQL Developer
13 27 (9.68%) SQL Database Developer
13 27 (9.68%) VMware Engineer
14 23 (8.24%) E-Commerce Engineer
14 23 (8.24%) Senior SQL Server Developer
15 22 (7.89%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (39.07%) .NET
2 60 (21.51%) ASP.NET
3 53 (19.00%) WCF
4 52 (18.64%) .NET Framework
5 37 (13.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (12.19%) Web Services
7 29 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (8.60%) React
9 21 (7.53%) AngularJS
9 21 (7.53%) WinForms
10 14 (5.02%) CSS
11 13 (4.66%) HTML
12 12 (4.30%) Entity Framework
13 11 (3.94%) REST
14 10 (3.58%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (3.23%) PhoneGap
15 9 (3.23%) Swagger
16 8 (2.87%) jQuery
16 8 (2.87%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (2.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.81%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.38%) Clustering
3 12 (4.30%) HP Storage
4 10 (3.58%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.58%) SecurID
5 7 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (2.51%) User Experience
6 6 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.08%) NHS
9 2 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.72%) iPad
9 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.72%) Statistics
10 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.36%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.97%) Linux
2 82 (29.39%) Windows
3 40 (14.34%) Unix
4 37 (13.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (12.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (10.75%) Windows Server
7 20 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (6.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (3.94%) Debian
10 9 (3.23%) Android
11 7 (2.51%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.43%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.36%) AIX
15 1 (0.36%) Solaris
15 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (37.28%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (22.94%) DevOps
3 54 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 52 (18.64%) MVC
5 34 (12.19%) SOA
6 32 (11.47%) ITIL
6 32 (11.47%) TDD
7 31 (11.11%) High Availability
8 29 (10.39%) Automated Testing
8 29 (10.39%) Mentoring
9 25 (8.96%) Incident Management
10 19 (6.81%) Scrum
11 16 (5.73%) Coaching
12 14 (5.02%) Automation Testing
12 14 (5.02%) Software Engineering
13 12 (4.30%) ETL
14 11 (3.94%) Change Management
14 11 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (3.58%) CRM
15 10 (3.58%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (40.86%) C#
2 95 (34.05%) PowerShell
3 83 (29.75%) SQL
4 35 (12.54%) JavaScript
5 33 (11.83%) T-SQL
6 20 (7.17%) Bash Shell
7 19 (6.81%) Ruby
8 18 (6.45%) Python
9 14 (5.02%) Perl
10 9 (3.23%) Java
11 6 (2.15%) PHP
12 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.08%) VB
13 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.72%) VB6
14 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (5.73%) MCITP
4 13 (4.66%) MCSE
5 7 (2.51%) CCIE
5 7 (2.51%) CCNP
5 7 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.79%) CCDE
6 5 (1.79%) CCSP
7 2 (0.72%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) FISMA
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (15.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (11.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.73%) vSphere
4 10 (3.58%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.23%) vCloud
6 2 (0.72%) XenApp
7 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.36%) Docker
7 1 (0.36%) KVM
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (16.13%) Puppet
3 36 (12.90%) Nagios
4 23 (8.24%) OpenView
5 19 (6.81%) Salt
6 18 (6.45%) Ansible
7 17 (6.09%) SCCM
8 16 (5.73%) Cacti
8 16 (5.73%) Opsview
9 13 (4.66%) FortiGate
9 13 (4.66%) Grafana
9 13 (4.66%) SCOM
10 12 (4.30%) Graphite
11 1 (0.36%) Munin
11 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Intune
11 1 (0.36%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 105 (37.63%) Microsoft
2 79 (28.32%) VMware
3 36 (12.90%) HP
4 33 (11.83%) Red Hat
5 31 (11.11%) Oracle
6 19 (6.81%) F5
7 12 (4.30%) CommVault
7 12 (4.30%) Google
7 12 (4.30%) NetApp
7 12 (4.30%) Veeam
8 11 (3.94%) AppDynamics
8 11 (3.94%) Cisco
8 11 (3.94%) Splunk
9 10 (3.58%) MobileIron
10 8 (2.87%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.79%) Citrix
11 5 (1.79%) Symantec
12 3 (1.08%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.36%) Avaya
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Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + exellent benefits...
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE!
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £61500 - £82000.00 per annum
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT - Noddle
Salary: Bonus (Dependent on performance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £49,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive salary and benefits and excellent career
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + HUGE Package of benefits
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
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