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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 202 210 224
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 51 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.55% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.17% 18.27% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -25.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,250 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
360 197 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.14% 3.03% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 301 111 125
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 +15 24 £52,500 +44.82% 3
South Yorkshire +14 19 £30,000 +0.33% 1
North Yorkshire -11 8 £36,250 -15.69%
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
2 58 (58.00%) .NET
3 57 (57.00%) C#
4 51 (51.00%) JavaScript
5 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 47 (47.00%) CSS
7 47 (47.00%) HTML
8 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
9 43 (43.00%) SQL
10 41 (41.00%) Ajax
11 38 (38.00%) Windows
12 35 (35.00%) .NET Framework
13 32 (32.00%) SharePoint
14 29 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (29.00%) OO
14 29 (29.00%) Office 365
15 28 (28.00%) WCF
15 28 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (28.00%) Java
15 28 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
16 26 (26.00%) MCP
17 25 (25.00%) CRM
18 24 (24.00%) IIS
18 24 (24.00%) MVC
19 23 (23.00%) MCTS
19 23 (23.00%) Dynamics CRM
19 23 (23.00%) T-SQL
19 23 (23.00%) MCAD

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (24.00%) IIS
4 23 (23.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (23.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (16.00%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.00%) Lync
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.00%) Node.js
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.00%) Apache
9 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.00%) Jetty
9 1 (1.00%) nginx
9 1 (1.00%) Confluence
9 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (26.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (23.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (29.00%) Office 365
2 15 (15.00%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.00%) IaaS
4 3 (3.00%) PaaS
5 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) SAN
2 9 (9.00%) NAS
3 8 (8.00%) LAN
3 8 (8.00%) WAN
4 7 (7.00%) Internet
5 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.00%) DNS
6 2 (2.00%) PBX
7 1 (1.00%) HTTP
7 1 (1.00%) Firewall
7 1 (1.00%) SSH
7 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.00%) Network Security
7 1 (1.00%) SSL
7 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.00%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.00%) NUnit
4 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 17 (17.00%) Retail
2 5 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (53.00%) Developer
2 23 (23.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Architect
4 13 (13.00%) Systems Engineer
5 12 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.00%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.00%) Technical Architect
9 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Software Architect
10 5 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 3 (3.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (58.00%) .NET
2 48 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 47 (47.00%) CSS
3 47 (47.00%) HTML
4 41 (41.00%) Ajax
5 35 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 28 (28.00%) WCF
7 22 (22.00%) Web Services
8 20 (20.00%) jQuery
9 16 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (15.00%) HTML5
10 15 (15.00%) CSS3
10 15 (15.00%) RESTful
11 9 (9.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (7.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (5.00%) Spring.NET
14 4 (4.00%) Apache Flex
15 1 (1.00%) LINQ
15 1 (1.00%) XML
15 1 (1.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) NHS
1 14 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.00%) Physics
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.00%) Digital Media
3 5 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) Open Source
5 2 (2.00%) User Experience
5 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.00%) Social Media
6 1 (1.00%) iPad
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.00%) Windows
2 19 (19.00%) Linux
3 16 (16.00%) UNIX
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.00%) CentOS
7 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (49.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.00%) OO
3 25 (25.00%) CRM
4 24 (24.00%) MVC
5 23 (23.00%) OOA/OOD
6 16 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 15 (15.00%) ITIL
7 15 (15.00%) Content Management
7 15 (15.00%) Refactoring
8 14 (14.00%) Incident Management
9 13 (13.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (8.00%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.00%) Waterfall
13 5 (5.00%) OOD
14 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
15 3 (3.00%) Configuration Management
15 3 (3.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (57.00%) C#
2 51 (51.00%) JavaScript
3 43 (43.00%) SQL
4 28 (28.00%) Java
5 23 (23.00%) T-SQL
6 13 (13.00%) C
7 5 (5.00%) C++
8 4 (4.00%) Python
9 3 (3.00%) Ruby
10 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.00%) F#
11 1 (1.00%) Scala
11 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (26.00%) MCP
3 23 (23.00%) MCAD
3 23 (23.00%) MCSD
3 23 (23.00%) MCTS
4 6 (6.00%) MCSE
5 5 (5.00%) Degree
5 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) Nagios
2 14 (14.00%) OpenView
3 7 (7.00%) SCOM
4 4 (4.00%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.00%) SCDPM
4 4 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (4.00%) SCCM
5 2 (2.00%) Puppet
6 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.00%) logstash
6 1 (1.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 63 (63.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.00%) HP
2 15 (15.00%) VMware
3 14 (14.00%) Citrix
4 8 (8.00%) Cisco
5 4 (4.00%) NetApp
5 4 (4.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (3.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (1.00%) EMC
8 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.00%) Akamai
8 1 (1.00%) F5
8 1 (1.00%) SaltStack
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