The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 182 214 208
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 64 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.094% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 3.62% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 48 5 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,720 £37,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
256 138 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.61% 2.59% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 188 105 113
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Microsoft Azure
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 35 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire +3 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
South Yorkshire - 12 £33,500 - 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 85 (55.56%) Windows
2 62 (40.52%) Microsoft
3 60 (39.22%) C#
3 60 (39.22%) .NET
4 52 (33.99%) SQL Server
5 45 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 37 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (23.53%) MCSE
8 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (20.26%) Linux
9 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
10 30 (19.61%) ITIL
10 30 (19.61%) MS Excel
10 30 (19.61%) Lync
11 29 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (18.95%) VMware
12 28 (18.30%) TCP/IP
13 27 (17.65%) JavaScript
13 27 (17.65%) MVC
14 26 (16.99%) Citrix
14 26 (16.99%) SAN
14 26 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
14 26 (16.99%) OpenStack
15 25 (16.34%) HP
16 23 (15.03%) E-Commerce
16 23 (15.03%) Web Services
16 23 (15.03%) WCF
16 23 (15.03%) Incident Management
17 22 (14.38%) OpenView
18 21 (13.73%) UNIX

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (19.61%) Lync
2 26 (16.99%) OpenStack
3 20 (13.07%) SharePoint
4 19 (12.42%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (8.50%) IIS
6 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (5.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.92%) MS Exchange
9 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.61%) Apache
9 4 (2.61%) Node.js
10 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS Project
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) Office 365
2 6 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.30%) TCP/IP
2 26 (16.99%) SAN
3 16 (10.46%) Internet
4 15 (9.80%) Firewall
5 10 (6.54%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (6.54%) NetScaler
6 6 (3.92%) DNS
6 6 (3.92%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.61%) HTTP
7 4 (2.61%) PBX
8 3 (1.96%) VPN
8 3 (1.96%) SSL
9 2 (1.31%) MPLS
9 2 (1.31%) SMTP
9 2 (1.31%) DHCP
10 1 (0.65%) Multicast
10 1 (0.65%) VoIP
10 1 (0.65%) WAN
10 1 (0.65%) LAN
10 1 (0.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.96%) MySQL
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.65%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.88%) MSTest
3 7 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.92%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.27%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.96%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.31%) NUnit
7 2 (1.31%) Subversion
8 1 (0.65%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (1.31%) Back Office
1 2 (1.31%) Marketing
2 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (20.92%) Developer
2 20 (13.07%) Architect
2 20 (13.07%) Systems Engineer
3 19 (12.42%) Technical Architect
4 13 (8.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 13 (8.50%) Support Engineer
4 13 (8.50%) .NET Developer
5 11 (7.19%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (6.54%) .NET Architect
6 10 (6.54%) .NET Technical Architect
7 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.58%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.58%) Consultant
8 7 (4.58%) Software Architect
9 6 (3.92%) Web Developer
9 6 (3.92%) Development Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Operations Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Network Manager
9 6 (3.92%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (39.22%) .NET
2 31 (20.26%) ASP.NET
3 23 (15.03%) Web Services
3 23 (15.03%) WCF
4 21 (13.73%) HTML
5 20 (13.07%) jQuery
6 19 (12.42%) CSS
6 19 (12.42%) Spring.NET
7 12 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (7.19%) Razor View Engine
8 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (7.19%) WinForms
9 10 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (6.54%) HTML5
10 8 (5.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 4 (2.61%) Middleware
11 4 (2.61%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.07%) Clustering
2 19 (12.42%) Client/Server
2 19 (12.42%) Digital Media
2 19 (12.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.27%) EqualLogic
4 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.31%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.31%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (1.31%) iPhone
4 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.31%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 85 (55.56%) Windows
2 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (20.26%) Linux
4 26 (16.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (13.73%) UNIX
6 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.27%) CentOS
7 5 (3.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.31%) Android
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.31%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (19.61%) ITIL
2 27 (17.65%) MVC
3 23 (15.03%) E-Commerce
3 23 (15.03%) Incident Management
4 21 (13.73%) Load Balancing
5 20 (13.07%) TDD
6 19 (12.42%) OOD
6 19 (12.42%) OO
6 19 (12.42%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (12.42%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (10.46%) Service Delivery
8 15 (9.80%) Problem Management
9 14 (9.15%) CRM
9 14 (9.15%) Software Engineering
9 14 (9.15%) Change Control
10 13 (8.50%) Infrastructure Management
10 13 (8.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (8.50%) Change Management
11 12 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.22%) C#
2 27 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (13.73%) SQL
4 20 (13.07%) Java
5 16 (10.46%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
6 11 (7.19%) VB
7 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.27%) VBScript
8 3 (1.96%) XAML
9 2 (1.31%) PHP
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) F#
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (23.53%) MCSE
3 15 (9.80%) MCP
4 13 (8.50%) MCITP
5 10 (6.54%) MCSA
5 10 (6.54%) CCNA
5 10 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.23%) Degree
7 2 (1.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.46%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (10.46%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.50%) vSphere
5 10 (6.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (14.38%) OpenView
2 18 (11.76%) Nagios
3 16 (10.46%) SCCM
4 14 (9.15%) SCOM
5 10 (6.54%) ZABBIX
6 3 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.96%) OPNET
7 1 (0.65%) Opsview
Vendors
1 62 (40.52%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.95%) VMware
3 26 (16.99%) Citrix
4 25 (16.34%) HP
5 14 (9.15%) Riverbed
6 10 (6.54%) Cisco
6 10 (6.54%) Juniper
7 8 (5.23%) Dell
8 3 (1.96%) IBM
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