The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Azure skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 197 207 223
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 63 36 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.58% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.31% 19.89% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 50 13 8
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,450 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Microsoft Azure
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
364 181 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.16% 2.92% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 311 105 129
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +27.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Microsoft Azure
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Azure Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Azure Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +26 31 £47,500 +13.61% 3
South Yorkshire - 22 £31,250 - 3
North Yorkshire -15 9 £50,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 58 (58.59%) C#
1 58 (58.59%) .NET
2 52 (52.53%) JavaScript
3 51 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
6 45 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 44 (44.44%) HTML
7 44 (44.44%) CSS
8 38 (38.38%) Windows
9 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
10 31 (31.31%) SQL
10 31 (31.31%) MVC
10 31 (31.31%) Ajax
11 26 (26.26%) SharePoint
12 25 (25.25%) OO
13 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
13 24 (24.24%) WCF
13 24 (24.24%) jQuery
14 23 (23.23%) Office 365
15 22 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (21.21%) Java
16 21 (21.21%) MCP
17 20 (20.20%) Linux
17 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
18 19 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
19 18 (18.18%) IIS
19 18 (18.18%) MCAD

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 26 (26.26%) SharePoint
2 24 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (18.18%) IIS
3 18 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 18 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (17.17%) OpenStack
5 7 (7.07%) Node.js
6 5 (5.05%) Lync
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.02%) Apache
7 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.01%) Jetty
8 1 (1.01%) nginx
8 1 (1.01%) Confluence
8 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (20.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (17.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.23%) Office 365
2 10 (10.10%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.04%) IaaS
4 3 (3.03%) PaaS
5 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) SAN
2 9 (9.09%) NAS
3 8 (8.08%) LAN
3 8 (8.08%) WAN
4 7 (7.07%) Internet
5 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.02%) DNS
6 2 (2.02%) PBX
7 1 (1.01%) HTTP
7 1 (1.01%) Firewall
7 1 (1.01%) SSH
7 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.01%) Network Security
7 1 (1.01%) SSL
7 1 (1.01%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.01%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.07%) MSTest
3 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.03%) Subversion
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.01%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.01%) NUnit
6 1 (1.01%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (44.44%) Developer
2 18 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 16 (16.16%) Architect
3 16 (16.16%) .NET Developer
4 14 (14.14%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (8.08%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.06%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Development Manager
6 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) Software Architect
7 5 (5.05%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Head of Development
7 5 (5.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (58.59%) .NET
2 45 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 44 (44.44%) CSS
3 44 (44.44%) HTML
4 35 (35.35%) .NET Framework
5 31 (31.31%) Ajax
6 24 (24.24%) WCF
6 24 (24.24%) jQuery
7 18 (18.18%) HTML5
8 17 (17.17%) Web Services
9 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (14.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (10.10%) CSS3
11 10 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (10.10%) RESTful
12 9 (9.09%) WinForms
12 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
12 9 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.09%) NHS
3 7 (7.07%) Client/Server
4 6 (6.06%) Digital Media
4 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.04%) Open Source
6 3 (3.03%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.03%) Physics
6 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
8 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.01%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.38%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Linux
3 17 (17.17%) UNIX
4 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.02%) CentOS
7 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.31%) MVC
3 25 (25.25%) OO
4 18 (18.18%) CRM
4 18 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (16.16%) ITIL
5 16 (16.16%) E-Commerce
6 15 (15.15%) Incident Management
7 14 (14.14%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.11%) Scrum
10 10 (10.10%) Content Management
10 10 (10.10%) Refactoring
10 10 (10.10%) TDD
11 9 (9.09%) Kanban
12 8 (8.08%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.08%) Requirements Analysis
12 8 (8.08%) Zachman Framework
12 8 (8.08%) TOGAF
13 6 (6.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (58.59%) C#
2 52 (52.53%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.31%) SQL
4 21 (21.21%) Java
5 18 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 10 (10.10%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.09%) VB
8 8 (8.08%) C
9 4 (4.04%) Python
10 3 (3.03%) Ruby
10 3 (3.03%) F#
10 3 (3.03%) C++
11 2 (2.02%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (21.21%) MCP
3 18 (18.18%) MCAD
3 18 (18.18%) MCSD
3 18 (18.18%) MCTS
4 7 (7.07%) Degree
5 6 (6.06%) MCSE
6 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.02%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.02%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) Nagios
2 15 (15.15%) OpenView
3 6 (6.06%) SCOM
4 3 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.03%) SCDPM
4 3 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (3.03%) SCCM
5 2 (2.02%) Puppet
6 1 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.01%) logstash
6 1 (1.01%) Kibana
Vendors
1 51 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.16%) HP
3 15 (15.15%) VMware
4 14 (14.14%) Citrix
5 8 (8.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.04%) NetApp
6 4 (4.04%) Rackspace
7 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.03%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.01%) Akamai
8 1 (1.01%) F5
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle
8 1 (1.01%) EMC
8 1 (1.01%) SaltStack
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