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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Rank 209 202 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 48 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 0.52% 0.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.95% 23.02% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 17 18
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
321 126 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.28% 2.27% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 283 68 107
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -21 24 £47,000 +4.44% 1
South Yorkshire -4 18 £30,000 -45.45% 2
North Yorkshire -26 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

Microsoft Azure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 60 (48.00%) Windows
2 52 (41.60%) Microsoft
3 51 (40.80%) C#
3 51 (40.80%) .NET
4 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 38 (30.40%) SQL Server
5 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
6 36 (28.80%) Linux
7 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (25.60%) CSS
8 32 (25.60%) HTML
9 31 (24.80%) OpenStack
10 30 (24.00%) ITIL
10 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
10 30 (24.00%) UNIX
10 30 (24.00%) MVC
11 29 (23.20%) OpenView
11 29 (23.20%) HP
11 29 (23.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 29 (23.20%) Incident Management
12 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
13 26 (20.80%) Nagios
13 26 (20.80%) .NET Framework
14 24 (19.20%) SQL
15 23 (18.40%) VMware
15 23 (18.40%) jQuery
15 23 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
17 20 (16.00%) Citrix
17 20 (16.00%) SAN

Microsoft Azure
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 31 (24.80%) OpenStack
2 21 (16.80%) SharePoint
3 19 (15.20%) Lync
4 15 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (12.00%) IIS
5 9 (7.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (7.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (5.60%) Node.js
7 5 (4.00%) Apache
8 4 (3.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.80%) Confluence
9 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (10.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) SAN
2 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.00%) Internet
4 7 (5.60%) NAS
5 6 (4.80%) LAN
5 6 (4.80%) PBX
5 6 (4.80%) WAN
5 6 (4.80%) Firewall
6 5 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (4.00%) HTTP
7 4 (3.20%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.80%) Network Security
8 1 (0.80%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.80%) DNS
8 1 (0.80%) SSL
8 1 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (30.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.20%) MySQL
3 4 (3.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.20%) MSTest
3 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.40%) Subversion
6 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.80%) JIRA
7 1 (0.80%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.80%) NSubstitute
7 1 (0.80%) NUnit
General
1 5 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.60%) Marketing
3 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (28.80%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) Systems Engineer
3 18 (14.40%) .NET Developer
4 12 (9.60%) Architect
5 9 (7.20%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Windows Support Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Sales Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.80%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 5 (4.00%) Head of Development
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (3.20%) Operations Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.80%) .NET
2 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
3 32 (25.60%) CSS
3 32 (25.60%) HTML
4 26 (20.80%) .NET Framework
5 23 (18.40%) jQuery
6 19 (15.20%) WCF
7 18 (14.40%) Web Services
8 15 (12.00%) Ajax
9 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (11.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 14 (11.20%) HTML5
10 11 (8.80%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (8.80%) WinForms
11 10 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (6.40%) RESTful
13 6 (4.80%) Spring.NET
14 5 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.60%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
2 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.00%) Clustering
4 4 (3.20%) NHS
4 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.20%) Open Source
5 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) PKI
6 1 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (48.00%) Windows
2 36 (28.80%) Linux
3 30 (24.00%) UNIX
4 17 (13.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.60%) CentOS
7 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.80%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (24.00%) ITIL
2 30 (24.00%) E-Commerce
2 30 (24.00%) MVC
3 29 (23.20%) Incident Management
4 18 (14.40%) CRM
5 16 (12.80%) OO
6 15 (12.00%) TDD
7 13 (10.40%) Load Balancing
7 13 (10.40%) Scrum
8 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (8.80%) Kanban
9 11 (8.80%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.20%) Change Control
10 9 (7.20%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (6.40%) Change Management
11 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (4.80%) OOD
12 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.80%) C#
2 40 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (19.20%) SQL
4 16 (12.80%) VB.NET
5 11 (8.80%) VB
6 9 (7.20%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.20%) Java
7 3 (2.40%) F#
8 2 (1.60%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) C
9 1 (0.80%) Scala
9 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (16.00%) MCSE
3 17 (13.60%) MCP
4 9 (7.20%) MCTS
4 9 (7.20%) MCAD
4 9 (7.20%) MCSD
5 6 (4.80%) MCITP
6 5 (4.00%) MCSA
6 5 (4.00%) CCNA
6 5 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.20%) Degree
8 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (18.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (13.60%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.40%) vSphere
5 5 (4.00%) XenServer
6 1 (0.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (23.20%) OpenView
2 26 (20.80%) Nagios
3 9 (7.20%) SCCM
3 9 (7.20%) SCOM
4 5 (4.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.80%) Kibana
5 1 (0.80%) logstash
5 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (41.60%) Microsoft
2 29 (23.20%) HP
3 23 (18.40%) VMware
4 20 (16.00%) Citrix
5 11 (8.80%) Cisco
6 8 (6.40%) Riverbed
7 5 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.60%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.80%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.80%) F5
9 1 (0.80%) NetApp
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