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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 172 188 182
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 31 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.62% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.82% 13.13% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 5
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 West Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
174 99 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.49% 2.20% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 161 76 53
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Leeds +11 30 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 37 (60.66%) .NET
3 36 (59.02%) C#
3 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 36 (59.02%) Windows
4 35 (57.38%) CRM
4 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
5 34 (55.74%) SharePoint
5 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (55.74%) Office 365
6 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
6 33 (54.10%) HTML
7 32 (52.46%) Dynamics CRM
8 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
9 28 (45.90%) CSS
9 28 (45.90%) Ajax
9 28 (45.90%) .NET Framework
10 27 (44.26%) WCF
10 27 (44.26%) MCTS
10 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (44.26%) SharePoint 2010
10 27 (44.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 27 (44.26%) MCP
10 27 (44.26%) MCAD
10 27 (44.26%) MCSD
10 27 (44.26%) IIS
10 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
10 27 (44.26%) OOA/OOD
10 27 (44.26%) OO

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 34 (55.74%) SharePoint
2 27 (44.26%) BizTalk Server
2 27 (44.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 27 (44.26%) IIS
2 27 (44.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (18.03%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.28%) Lync
6 1 (1.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (55.74%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) PBX
1 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (44.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 27 (44.26%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 5 (8.20%) CRM Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Account Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Account Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Account Director
8 1 (1.64%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
3 33 (54.10%) HTML
4 28 (45.90%) CSS
4 28 (45.90%) Ajax
4 28 (45.90%) .NET Framework
5 27 (44.26%) WCF
6 6 (9.84%) jQuery
7 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.64%) LINQ to SQL
8 1 (1.64%) LINQ
8 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) NHS
1 1 (1.64%) Social Media
1 1 (1.64%) iPad
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (59.02%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 12 (19.67%) UNIX
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) CentOS
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Fedora
5 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (57.38%) CRM
2 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (44.26%) OOA/OOD
3 27 (44.26%) OO
4 11 (18.03%) ITIL
4 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
4 11 (18.03%) Incident Management
5 7 (11.48%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
6 5 (8.20%) User Stories
7 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.28%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.64%) MVC
9 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.64%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.64%) Project Management
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) C#
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 27 (44.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (44.26%) MCTS
2 27 (44.26%) MCP
2 27 (44.26%) MCAD
2 27 (44.26%) MCSD
3 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.28%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) OpenView
1 11 (18.03%) Nagios
2 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 5 (8.20%) SCOM
2 5 (8.20%) SCVMM
2 5 (8.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.92%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) Citrix
3 2 (3.28%) NetApp
3 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.64%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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