The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 83 152
Rank change year-on-year +47 +69  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 158 99 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.08% 2.99% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.02% 38.67% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 133 79 24
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,300 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 336 256 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 12.92% 7.74% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 283 204 156
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £29,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Microsoft Azure as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 177 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 124 (45.93%) SQL Server
3 99 (36.67%) .NET
4 98 (36.30%) C#
5 92 (34.07%) Windows
6 84 (31.11%) DevOps
7 81 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
8 79 (29.26%) VMware
9 70 (25.93%) Finance
9 70 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (24.07%) SQL
11 64 (23.70%) Windows Server
12 63 (23.33%) PowerShell
13 55 (20.37%) MS Excel
14 54 (20.00%) Active Directory
15 53 (19.63%) Web Services
16 52 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
17 50 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
17 50 (18.52%) MS Exchange
18 48 (17.78%) MVC
19 46 (17.04%) Linux
20 45 (16.67%) ASP.NET
21 44 (16.30%) Octopus Deploy
22 42 (15.56%) SharePoint
23 41 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
23 41 (15.19%) WCF
24 38 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 38 (14.07%) Office 365
25 36 (13.33%) Mentoring
25 36 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 50 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 42 (15.56%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.93%) IIS
3 16 (5.93%) Skype for Business
4 15 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.22%) Confluence
7 3 (1.11%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.74%) CMS
8 2 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.74%) JBoss
8 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.37%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Tornado
Applications
1 55 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.89%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 81 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (14.07%) Office 365
3 30 (11.11%) PaaS
4 20 (7.41%) SaaS
5 17 (6.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.74%) IaaS
8 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) GitHub
8 1 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.56%) SAN
2 11 (4.07%) ISDN
2 11 (4.07%) VoIP
3 10 (3.70%) NAS
3 10 (3.70%) VPN
4 9 (3.33%) Firewall
4 9 (3.33%) LAN
5 7 (2.59%) WAN
6 6 (2.22%) HTTP
6 6 (2.22%) MPLS
6 6 (2.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.85%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (1.85%) DNS
8 4 (1.48%) Network Security
9 3 (1.11%) DHCP
9 3 (1.11%) Wireless
10 2 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.74%) Internet
11 1 (0.37%) AMQP
11 1 (0.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (45.93%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 38 (14.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (5.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (5.19%) Big Data
9 12 (4.44%) NoSQL
10 11 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (3.70%) Hadoop
11 10 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (2.96%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.22%) Apache Hive
13 6 (2.22%) MySQL
14 4 (1.48%) DocumentDB
14 4 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (1.48%) Star Schema
15 3 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 44 (16.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 36 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 36 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (11.85%) Visual Studio
4 19 (7.04%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.96%) NUnit
6 7 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.59%) JIRA
6 7 (2.59%) Subversion
6 7 (2.59%) TortoiseSVN
7 6 (2.22%) NetBeans
8 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.74%) Selenium
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.37%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.37%) JBehave
10 1 (0.37%) NuGet
10 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 70 (25.93%) Finance
2 17 (6.30%) Retail
3 15 (5.56%) Local Government
3 15 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.85%) Marketing
4 5 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.48%) Back Office
6 3 (1.11%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 2 (0.74%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (27.41%) Developer
2 42 (15.56%) Architect
3 39 (14.44%) .NET Developer
4 36 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
5 34 (12.59%) Senior Developer
6 28 (10.37%) Cloud Architect
6 28 (10.37%) VMware Engineer
7 27 (10.00%) C# Developer
8 24 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
9 23 (8.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 23 (8.52%) Senior Architect
10 22 (8.15%) Consultant
10 22 (8.15%) DBA
10 22 (8.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (7.78%) Cloud Consultant
11 21 (7.78%) Technical Leader
12 18 (6.67%) AWS Consultant
12 18 (6.67%) Web Architect
13 17 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (5.93%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (36.67%) .NET
2 53 (19.63%) Web Services
3 45 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 41 (15.19%) WCF
5 22 (8.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (7.04%) CSS
7 18 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 18 (6.67%) HTML
8 16 (5.93%) Middleware
8 16 (5.93%) WPF
9 13 (4.81%) Entity Framework
9 13 (4.81%) jQuery
10 12 (4.44%) XML
11 10 (3.70%) Ajax
11 10 (3.70%) REST
12 9 (3.33%) JSON
13 8 (2.96%) LINQ
14 7 (2.59%) Autofac
14 7 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.78%) Management Information System
2 15 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (3.70%) Clustering
4 7 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.59%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.59%) Streaming Media
5 6 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.85%) User Experience
7 4 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.11%) W3C
9 2 (0.74%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.74%) PKI
10 1 (0.37%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 92 (34.07%) Windows
2 64 (23.70%) Windows Server
3 52 (19.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (17.04%) Linux
5 34 (12.59%) Unix
6 22 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.74%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.37%) CentOS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (31.11%) DevOps
2 70 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.78%) MVC
4 36 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 36 (13.33%) SOA
5 34 (12.59%) TDD
6 30 (11.11%) ETL
7 28 (10.37%) Migration
8 27 (10.00%) Server Building
9 23 (8.52%) Open Source
9 23 (8.52%) Web Development
10 21 (7.78%) Microservices
10 21 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (7.41%) Data Integration
12 19 (7.04%) ITIL
12 19 (7.04%) UML
13 18 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
14 17 (6.30%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 98 (36.30%) C#
2 65 (24.07%) SQL
3 63 (23.33%) PowerShell
4 30 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 30 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 20 (7.41%) Python
6 16 (5.93%) Java
7 8 (2.96%) C
8 7 (2.59%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.22%) C++
9 6 (2.22%) Ruby
10 4 (1.48%) PHP
11 3 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) Go
12 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.37%) Scala
12 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (3.33%) Degree
2 6 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.85%) MCSE
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.48%) AWS Certification
4 4 (1.48%) MCSA
5 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) CCA
6 1 (0.37%) CEH
6 1 (0.37%) CISA
6 1 (0.37%) CISM
6 1 (0.37%) CISSP
6 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.37%) SANS
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 5 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) GDPR
2 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) UCITS
System Software
1 54 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 50 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (10.74%) Hyper-V
3 29 (10.74%) vSphere
4 21 (7.78%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (5.93%) Docker
6 10 (3.70%) XenApp
7 6 (2.22%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.85%) OpenSIPS
9 4 (1.48%) XenServer
10 1 (0.37%) KVM
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (12.96%) SCCM
2 26 (9.63%) SCOM
3 16 (5.93%) Puppet
4 13 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.85%) Ansible
5 5 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (1.85%) Terraform
6 3 (1.11%) Icinga
6 3 (1.11%) vRealize
7 2 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 177 (65.56%) Microsoft
2 79 (29.26%) VMware
3 30 (11.11%) Oracle
4 21 (7.78%) Rackspace
5 20 (7.41%) Google
6 15 (5.56%) Cisco
6 15 (5.56%) Citrix
7 13 (4.81%) CommVault
7 13 (4.81%) Dell Compellent
7 13 (4.81%) NetApp
7 13 (4.81%) Nimble Storage
8 12 (4.44%) Dell
9 9 (3.33%) Civica
9 9 (3.33%) Splunk
10 7 (2.59%) F5
11 6 (2.22%) Avaya
12 3 (1.11%) EMC
12 3 (1.11%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.11%) Tableau
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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