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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 202 171 162
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 14 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.32% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.86% 29.27% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
101 41 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.98% 1.11% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86 34 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 -23 14 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (47.83%) Linux
1 33 (47.83%) OpenStack
2 31 (44.93%) ITIL
3 30 (43.48%) Windows
3 30 (43.48%) E-Commerce
3 30 (43.48%) Incident Management
4 29 (42.03%) OpenView
4 29 (42.03%) HP
5 28 (40.58%) UNIX
6 24 (34.78%) Nagios
7 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
8 16 (23.19%) C#
8 16 (23.19%) .NET
8 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET
9 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 14 (20.29%) SQL
11 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (15.94%) TDD
13 10 (14.49%) CSS
13 10 (14.49%) HTML
13 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.49%) CRM
13 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
14 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
14 9 (13.04%) MCSE
14 9 (13.04%) IIS
14 9 (13.04%) Clustering
14 9 (13.04%) Change Control

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 33 (47.83%) OpenStack
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
2 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.04%) Lync
3 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.80%) Apache
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SAN
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (7.25%) NetScaler
2 4 (5.80%) Unified Communications
2 4 (5.80%) PBX
3 3 (4.35%) HTTP
3 3 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.80%) MSTest
General
1 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Systems Engineer
2 14 (20.29%) Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Web Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
3 6 (8.70%) Operations Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Network Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Network Operations Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Web Development Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Web Manager
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
3 8 (11.59%) jQuery
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 5 (7.25%) WCF
5 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.80%) JSON
6 4 (5.80%) ADO.NET
6 4 (5.80%) RESTful
6 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (5.80%) HTML5
6 4 (5.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (5.80%) REST
6 4 (5.80%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (5.80%) SOAP
6 4 (5.80%) Web Services
6 4 (5.80%) Middleware
6 4 (5.80%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Linux
2 30 (43.48%) Windows
3 28 (40.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.93%) ITIL
2 30 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 30 (43.48%) Incident Management
3 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.94%) TDD
5 10 (14.49%) CRM
6 9 (13.04%) Change Control
6 9 (13.04%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.59%) MVC
8 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
8 5 (7.25%) Network Management
9 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.80%) Release Management
9 4 (5.80%) Security Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.80%) Kanban
9 4 (5.80%) Scrum
9 4 (5.80%) Identity Management
10 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) C#
2 14 (20.29%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.59%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.80%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.04%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) MCSA
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) MCITP
5 1 (1.45%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) MCTS
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCAD
5 1 (1.45%) MCSD
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (42.03%) OpenView
2 24 (34.78%) Nagios
3 5 (7.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (42.03%) HP
2 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco
3 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) Juniper
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