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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 75 133
Rank change year-on-year +38 +58  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 166 97 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 6.62% 3.32% 1.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.92% 45.97% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 124 75 36
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £38,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 378 211 192
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 15.07% 7.21% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 304 159 134
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 163 (51.10%) Microsoft
2 129 (40.44%) SQL Server
3 127 (39.81%) Amazon AWS
4 115 (36.05%) .NET
5 105 (32.92%) SQL
6 101 (31.66%) VMware
7 100 (31.35%) Windows
8 95 (29.78%) C#
9 89 (27.90%) DevOps
10 81 (25.39%) Linux
11 80 (25.08%) Web Services
12 67 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (19.75%) Finance
14 59 (18.50%) MVC
14 59 (18.50%) Windows Server
15 58 (18.18%) ASP.NET
15 58 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 55 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
17 54 (16.93%) High Availability
18 53 (16.61%) Unix
19 51 (15.99%) PowerShell
20 48 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 47 (14.73%) TDD
21 47 (14.73%) T-SQL
21 47 (14.73%) Active Directory
21 47 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 47 (14.73%) Puppet
22 46 (14.42%) Rackspace
22 46 (14.42%) Oracle
23 42 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012

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 40 (12.54%) SharePoint
2 37 (11.60%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.90%) IIS
4 14 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (4.39%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.19%) Apache
7 7 (2.19%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.88%) Confluence
8 6 (1.88%) JBoss
8 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.57%) Jetty
9 5 (1.57%) Tornado
10 3 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 127 (39.81%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (9.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 28 (8.78%) PaaS
4 26 (8.15%) Office 365
5 19 (5.96%) SaaS
6 10 (3.13%) IaaS
7 4 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.63%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.31%) GitHub
9 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.64%) DNS
2 15 (4.70%) SAN
3 10 (3.13%) VPN
4 9 (2.82%) ISDN
4 9 (2.82%) VoIP
5 7 (2.19%) iSCSI
5 7 (2.19%) NAS
5 7 (2.19%) Network Security
6 6 (1.88%) HTTP
6 6 (1.88%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.57%) AMQP
7 5 (1.57%) DHCP
7 5 (1.57%) Firewall
7 5 (1.57%) LAN
8 2 (0.63%) WAN
9 1 (0.31%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.31%) MPLS
9 1 (0.31%) PBX
9 1 (0.31%) PPP
9 1 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (40.44%) SQL Server
2 48 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (11.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (10.97%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (10.34%) NoSQL
7 28 (8.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (6.90%) MongoDB
8 22 (6.90%) Oracle Database
9 18 (5.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 11 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 10 (3.13%) Hadoop
13 9 (2.82%) Couchbase
13 9 (2.82%) Relational Database
14 8 (2.51%) Big Data
14 8 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
15 7 (2.19%) RDBMS
15 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 34 (10.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 29 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 26 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (5.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 19 (5.96%) TeamCity
6 14 (4.39%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.08%) NUnit
8 12 (3.76%) Subversion
8 12 (3.76%) TortoiseSVN
9 9 (2.82%) Vagrant
10 7 (2.19%) JIRA
10 7 (2.19%) Selenium
11 6 (1.88%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.88%) NetBeans
12 5 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.57%) FitNesse
12 5 (1.57%) Gatling
12 5 (1.57%) JBehave
12 5 (1.57%) Maven
General
1 63 (19.75%) Finance
2 24 (7.52%) Retail
3 21 (6.58%) Local Government
3 21 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.58%) Marketing
4 7 (2.19%) Law
5 6 (1.88%) Legal
6 5 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.94%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (26.33%) Developer
2 60 (18.81%) Architect
3 56 (17.55%) Cloud Architect
4 46 (14.42%) .NET Developer
4 46 (14.42%) DBA
5 43 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 42 (13.17%) C# Developer
7 39 (12.23%) Web Architect
8 36 (11.29%) SQL DBA
9 35 (10.97%) Consultant
10 31 (9.72%) Windows Engineer
11 28 (8.78%) Administrator
12 26 (8.15%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (8.15%) Cloud Consultant
13 25 (7.84%) Senior C# Developer
14 24 (7.52%) AWS Consultant
14 24 (7.52%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (7.21%) AWS Architect
15 23 (7.21%) Senior Architect
16 21 (6.58%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (36.05%) .NET
2 80 (25.08%) Web Services
3 58 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 42 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (7.21%) CSS
5 23 (7.21%) HTML
6 22 (6.90%) Middleware
7 21 (6.58%) .NET Framework
8 19 (5.96%) WCF
9 17 (5.33%) jQuery
10 16 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (5.02%) Entity Framework
11 14 (4.39%) LINQ
11 14 (4.39%) REST
12 13 (4.08%) Ajax
12 13 (4.08%) XML
13 12 (3.76%) Autofac
13 12 (3.76%) JSON
13 12 (3.76%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (3.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.03%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 29 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 17 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.70%) Data Centre
6 14 (4.39%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.76%) Streaming Media
8 11 (3.45%) Clustering
9 8 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.19%) CMDB
11 6 (1.88%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.94%) PKI
13 3 (0.94%) User Experience
14 2 (0.63%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
15 1 (0.31%) Replication
15 1 (0.31%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 100 (31.35%) Windows
2 81 (25.39%) Linux
3 59 (18.50%) Windows Server
4 53 (16.61%) Unix
5 42 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.19%) CentOS
10 6 (1.88%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.63%) Android
12 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.90%) DevOps
2 67 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (18.50%) MVC
4 54 (16.93%) High Availability
5 47 (14.73%) TDD
6 39 (12.23%) E-Commerce
7 36 (11.29%) Migration
8 28 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.78%) Open Source
9 26 (8.15%) SOA
9 26 (8.15%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (7.84%) Use Case
11 23 (7.21%) UML
12 22 (6.90%) Mentoring
12 22 (6.90%) Microservices
13 21 (6.58%) Configuration Management
13 21 (6.58%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (6.58%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (6.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 105 (32.92%) SQL
2 95 (29.78%) C#
3 51 (15.99%) PowerShell
4 47 (14.73%) T-SQL
5 39 (12.23%) JavaScript
6 23 (7.21%) Java
7 21 (6.58%) Python
8 12 (3.76%) TypeScript
9 10 (3.13%) Ruby
10 7 (2.19%) C
11 6 (1.88%) C++
12 5 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.25%) PHP
13 4 (1.25%) VBA
14 3 (0.94%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.94%) R
14 3 (0.94%) VB
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.96%) MCSE
1 19 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (3.76%) MCSA
2 12 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.82%) Degree
5 6 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.25%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.94%) MCP
8 2 (0.63%) ISEB
9 1 (0.31%) CEH
9 1 (0.31%) CISA
9 1 (0.31%) CISM
9 1 (0.31%) CISSP
9 1 (0.31%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.25%) SLA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.31%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 55 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (14.73%) Active Directory
3 39 (12.23%) Docker
4 26 (8.15%) Hyper-V
5 23 (7.21%) vSphere
6 18 (5.64%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.19%) XenApp
8 6 (1.88%) VirtualBox
8 6 (1.88%) XenServer
9 3 (0.94%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.63%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.31%) KVM
11 1 (0.31%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (14.73%) Puppet
2 29 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (6.90%) SCCM
4 19 (5.96%) Failover Clustering
4 19 (5.96%) SCOM
5 15 (4.70%) Ansible
6 10 (3.13%) ServiceCenter
7 4 (1.25%) Terraform
8 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.63%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.63%) Icinga
9 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.63%) Salt
9 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.63%) vRealize
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.31%) SCSM
10 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 163 (51.10%) Microsoft
2 101 (31.66%) VMware
3 46 (14.42%) Oracle
3 46 (14.42%) Rackspace
4 35 (10.97%) Google
5 20 (6.27%) Dell
5 20 (6.27%) F5
6 17 (5.33%) Brocade
6 17 (5.33%) Citrix
7 13 (4.08%) CommVault
8 12 (3.76%) Cisco
8 12 (3.76%) HP
9 10 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
9 10 (3.13%) NetApp
9 10 (3.13%) Nimble Storage
10 7 (2.19%) SAP
11 6 (1.88%) Civica
12 5 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.94%) Huawei
13 3 (0.94%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits and flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + 10% Bonus +Bens + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago