Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Microsoft Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Azure over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 46 38
Rank change year-on-year +33 -8 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 18 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.78% 1.65% 6.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.43% 40.00% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 7
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -7.89% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £48,500 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -5.26% +2.70%

Microsoft Azure is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 19.02% 4.12% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 21
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -7.89% -15.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,250 £50,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +5.00%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Microsoft Azure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Halifax.

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Halifax over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (38.89%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (38.89%) TeamCity
5 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 5 (27.78%) Release Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Travis CI
6 5 (27.78%) Ansible
6 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 5 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Data Management
6 5 (27.78%) Subversion
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
6 5 (27.78%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) .NET

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) npm
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (38.89%) Sonatype Nexus
1 7 (38.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (38.89%) TeamCity
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 5 (27.78%) Travis CI
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Grunt
4 2 (11.11%) gulp
4 2 (11.11%) webpack
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
1 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) JSON
2 2 (11.11%) RequireJS
2 2 (11.11%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
2 2 (11.11%) Sass
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 12 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Deployment Automation
4 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) Release Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Dependency Management
7 2 (11.11%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSA
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) VCP6
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GDPR
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) Zerto