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 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 177 188 174
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 33 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.09% 10.29% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 8
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% -14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.61% +8.88%
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
137 68 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.85% 1.59% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 130 59 81
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 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 December 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 December 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 +18 30 £47,500 +13.61% 6
Wakefield -12 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Office 365
4 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
4 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 22 (46.81%) C#
4 22 (46.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (46.81%) HTML
4 22 (46.81%) .NET
4 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 22 (46.81%) CSS
5 21 (44.68%) .NET Framework
5 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
6 19 (40.43%) Ajax
7 18 (38.30%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (38.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (38.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 18 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (38.30%) OOA/OOD
7 18 (38.30%) OO
7 18 (38.30%) CRM
7 18 (38.30%) WCF
7 18 (38.30%) IIS
7 18 (38.30%) SharePoint
7 18 (38.30%) MCTS
7 18 (38.30%) MCP
7 18 (38.30%) MCAD
7 18 (38.30%) MCSD
7 18 (38.30%) T-SQL

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (38.30%) IIS
1 18 (38.30%) SharePoint
1 18 (38.30%) BizTalk Server
1 18 (38.30%) SharePoint 2010
1 18 (38.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 16 (34.04%) OpenStack
3 3 (6.38%) Lync
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (51.06%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) PBX
2 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.38%) MSTest
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) SharePoint Developer
3 14 (29.79%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Web Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
1 22 (46.81%) .NET
1 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
1 22 (46.81%) CSS
2 21 (44.68%) .NET Framework
3 19 (40.43%) Ajax
4 18 (38.30%) WCF
5 4 (8.51%) jQuery
5 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.38%) HTML5
6 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (6.38%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (6.38%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) UNIX
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Fedora
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) OOA/OOD
2 18 (38.30%) OO
2 18 (38.30%) CRM
3 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
3 16 (34.04%) Incident Management
3 16 (34.04%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 3 (6.38%) Scrum
5 3 (6.38%) TDD
5 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.38%) Kanban
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
1 22 (46.81%) SQL
1 22 (46.81%) C#
2 18 (38.30%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.38%) VB
3 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (46.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (38.30%) MCTS
2 18 (38.30%) MCP
2 18 (38.30%) MCAD
2 18 (38.30%) MCSD
3 4 (8.51%) MCSE
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) OpenView
1 16 (34.04%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) SCVMM
2 3 (6.38%) SCDPM
2 3 (6.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.04%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) NetApp
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.13%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
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