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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 207 214 198
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 49 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.67% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.28% 4.58% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 6 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £45,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
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
268 131 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.65% 2.42% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 208 94 108
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -16 24 £45,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -5 11 £33,500 -39.09% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 75 (52.45%) Windows
2 58 (40.56%) C#
2 58 (40.56%) .NET
3 52 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 48 (33.57%) SQL Server
5 35 (24.48%) Active Directory
6 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET
7 31 (21.68%) Linux
8 30 (20.98%) ITIL
9 29 (20.28%) MVC
9 29 (20.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (20.28%) OpenStack
10 28 (19.58%) MCSE
10 28 (19.58%) JavaScript
11 27 (18.88%) MS Excel
11 27 (18.88%) HP
12 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 26 (18.18%) Incident Management
13 25 (17.48%) Lync
13 25 (17.48%) OpenView
14 24 (16.78%) UNIX
14 24 (16.78%) VMware
14 24 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 23 (16.08%) WCF
16 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (15.38%) HTML
16 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
16 22 (15.38%) jQuery
17 21 (14.69%) Citrix

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (20.28%) OpenStack
2 25 (17.48%) Lync
3 19 (13.29%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.99%) IIS
6 4 (2.80%) Node.js
6 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.80%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.80%) Apache
6 4 (2.80%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (18.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
2 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Office 365
2 3 (2.10%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 21 (14.69%) SAN
3 15 (10.49%) Internet
4 9 (6.29%) Firewall
5 7 (4.90%) NetScaler
5 7 (4.90%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (2.80%) Unified Communications
6 4 (2.80%) HTTP
6 4 (2.80%) PBX
7 3 (2.10%) DNS
8 1 (0.70%) VoIP
8 1 (0.70%) WAN
8 1 (0.70%) LAN
8 1 (0.70%) SSL
8 1 (0.70%) SNMP
8 1 (0.70%) VPN
8 1 (0.70%) BGP
8 1 (0.70%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.70%) Wireless
8 1 (0.70%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (33.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.50%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.10%) MySQL
6 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.29%) MSTest
3 7 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.10%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.40%) NUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.70%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (1.40%) Marketing
2 1 (0.70%) Advertising
2 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (20.98%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Systems Engineer
3 20 (13.99%) Architect
4 19 (13.29%) Technical Architect
5 12 (8.39%) .NET Developer
5 12 (8.39%) Support Engineer
5 12 (8.39%) Windows Support Engineer
6 11 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.99%) .NET Architect
7 10 (6.99%) .NET Technical Architect
8 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Software Architect
9 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Network Operations Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Operations Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Network Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (40.56%) .NET
2 32 (22.38%) ASP.NET
3 23 (16.08%) WCF
4 22 (15.38%) HTML
4 22 (15.38%) jQuery
5 21 (14.69%) CSS
5 21 (14.69%) Web Services
6 19 (13.29%) Spring.NET
7 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 13 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
8 11 (7.69%) HTML5
8 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (7.69%) WinForms
9 10 (6.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.20%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 5 (3.50%) RESTful
12 4 (2.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) Client/Server
2 19 (13.29%) Digital Media
2 19 (13.29%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (11.19%) Clustering
4 2 (1.40%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.40%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.70%) NHS
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 75 (52.45%) Windows
2 31 (21.68%) Linux
3 24 (16.78%) UNIX
3 24 (16.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.40%) CentOS
5 2 (1.40%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) ITIL
2 29 (20.28%) MVC
3 26 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 26 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 19 (13.29%) TDD
4 19 (13.29%) OOD
4 19 (13.29%) OO
4 19 (13.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (13.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (11.19%) Load Balancing
6 14 (9.79%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (8.39%) Scrum
8 12 (8.39%) Change Management
8 12 (8.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (8.39%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.69%) Kanban
9 11 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.69%) Change Control
9 11 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.56%) C#
2 28 (19.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (13.99%) Java
3 20 (13.99%) SQL
4 16 (11.19%) VB.NET
5 11 (7.69%) VB
6 6 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.10%) XAML
7 3 (2.10%) F#
8 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.40%) PHP
8 2 (1.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (20.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (19.58%) MCSE
3 12 (8.39%) MCP
4 9 (6.29%) MCITP
5 7 (4.90%) MCSA
5 7 (4.90%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.90%) CCNA
5 7 (4.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (24.48%) Active Directory
2 24 (16.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.39%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.99%) vSphere
5 7 (4.90%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (17.48%) OpenView
2 21 (14.69%) Nagios
3 14 (9.79%) SCOM
4 12 (8.39%) SCCM
5 7 (4.90%) ZABBIX
6 3 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 52 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.88%) HP
3 24 (16.78%) VMware
4 21 (14.69%) Citrix
5 12 (8.39%) Riverbed
6 7 (4.90%) Cisco
6 7 (4.90%) Juniper
7 4 (2.80%) Dell
8 2 (1.40%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton
Modis International - London
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago