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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 219 202 207
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 34 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.98% 14.05% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
262 121 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.55% 2.29% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 217 79 111
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 18 September 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 18 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
West Yorkshire -37 12 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -8 11 £31,750 -42.27% 4
North Yorkshire -12 11 £45,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 62 (48.82%) Windows
2 54 (42.52%) C#
2 54 (42.52%) .NET
3 41 (32.28%) SQL Server
4 38 (29.92%) Microsoft
5 32 (25.20%) Linux
5 32 (25.20%) OpenStack
6 31 (24.41%) ITIL
7 30 (23.62%) ASP.NET
7 30 (23.62%) E-Commerce
8 29 (22.83%) Incident Management
9 28 (22.05%) OpenView
9 28 (22.05%) HP
10 27 (21.26%) UNIX
10 27 (21.26%) MVC
11 26 (20.47%) JavaScript
12 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
12 25 (19.69%) Active Directory
13 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (18.11%) Nagios
15 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
15 20 (15.75%) CSS
15 20 (15.75%) HTML
15 20 (15.75%) VMware
15 20 (15.75%) WCF
15 20 (15.75%) jQuery
15 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (15.75%) Mentoring

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 32 (25.20%) OpenStack
2 19 (14.96%) Lync
3 16 (12.60%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.30%) IIS
6 5 (3.94%) Node.js
7 4 (3.15%) Apache
7 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (11.81%) SAN
3 13 (10.24%) Internet
4 5 (3.94%) Firewall
4 5 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (3.94%) NetScaler
5 4 (3.15%) Unified Communications
5 4 (3.15%) PBX
5 4 (3.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.79%) Wireless
6 1 (0.79%) LAN
6 1 (0.79%) BGP
6 1 (0.79%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.79%) SNMP
6 1 (0.79%) VoIP
6 1 (0.79%) WAN
6 1 (0.79%) VPN
6 1 (0.79%) DNS
6 1 (0.79%) SSL
6 1 (0.79%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.09%) MSTest
3 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.57%) Subversion
6 1 (0.79%) NUnit
6 1 (0.79%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.79%) NSubstitute
General
1 2 (1.57%) Marketing
2 1 (0.79%) Advertising
2 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (22.83%) Developer
2 26 (20.47%) Systems Engineer
3 17 (13.39%) Architect
4 16 (12.60%) Technical Architect
5 13 (10.24%) .NET Developer
6 11 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.09%) Windows Support Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) .NET Technical Architect
8 8 (6.30%) .NET Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Network Operations Manager
10 6 (4.72%) Network Manager
10 6 (4.72%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.72%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Software Architect
10 6 (4.72%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.94%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (42.52%) .NET
2 30 (23.62%) ASP.NET
3 20 (15.75%) CSS
3 20 (15.75%) HTML
3 20 (15.75%) WCF
3 20 (15.75%) jQuery
4 17 (13.39%) Web Services
5 16 (12.60%) Spring.NET
6 14 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
8 12 (9.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 11 (8.66%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (8.66%) HTML5
9 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (8.66%) WinForms
10 10 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (4.72%) Windows Identity Foundation
12 5 (3.94%) RESTful
13 4 (3.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Client/Server
2 16 (12.60%) Digital Media
2 16 (12.60%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.09%) Clustering
4 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.79%) NHS
5 1 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.79%) Open Source
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.82%) Windows
2 32 (25.20%) Linux
3 27 (21.26%) UNIX
4 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.41%) ITIL
2 30 (23.62%) E-Commerce
3 29 (22.83%) Incident Management
4 27 (21.26%) MVC
5 24 (18.90%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (15.75%) Mentoring
7 19 (14.96%) TDD
8 17 (13.39%) OO
9 16 (12.60%) OOD
9 16 (12.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (12.60%) Load Balancing
9 16 (12.60%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (10.24%) Scrum
11 12 (9.45%) Software Engineering
11 12 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (8.66%) Kanban
13 10 (7.87%) Change Management
13 10 (7.87%) Infrastructure Management
14 9 (7.09%) Change Control
14 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (42.52%) C#
2 26 (20.47%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.60%) Java
3 16 (12.60%) VB.NET
4 15 (11.81%) SQL
5 11 (8.66%) VB
6 3 (2.36%) XAML
6 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.36%) F#
7 2 (1.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) MCSE
1 19 (14.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.87%) MCP
3 5 (3.94%) MCSA
3 5 (3.94%) CCNA
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.94%) Degree
4 4 (3.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.87%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (19.69%) Active Directory
2 20 (15.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.87%) Hyper-V
3 10 (7.87%) vSphere
4 5 (3.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (22.05%) OpenView
2 23 (18.11%) Nagios
3 10 (7.87%) SCCM
3 10 (7.87%) SCOM
4 5 (3.94%) ZABBIX
5 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (29.92%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.05%) HP
3 20 (15.75%) VMware
4 15 (11.81%) Citrix
5 10 (7.87%) Riverbed
6 5 (3.94%) Juniper
6 5 (3.94%) Cisco
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