Period
to 28 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Azure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure over the 6 months to 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +43
Permanent jobs citing Azure 46 91 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.58% 9.33% 9.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.86% 39.06% 46.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 93 88
Median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £25,305 £24,550 £23,525
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £68,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.53% - +9.20%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 140 233 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 29.17% 23.90% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 119 198 181
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Azure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure in South Yorkshire

Azure
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Azure in South Yorkshire

Azure
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure in South Yorkshire

Azure
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 41 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Doncaster +6 4 £47,000 +17.50% 2
Azure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, IT jobs citing 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Azure.

1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 23 (50.00%) AWS
3 15 (32.61%) GCP
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
4 13 (28.26%) Windows
4 13 (28.26%) VMware
5 12 (26.09%) C#
5 12 (26.09%) SCCM
6 11 (23.91%) DevOps
7 10 (21.74%) Linux
7 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (19.57%) Web Services
8 9 (19.57%) SQL
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (19.57%) Google
8 9 (19.57%) Finance
8 9 (19.57%) Degree
8 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
8 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (17.39%) Office 365
9 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.39%) Windows 10
9 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco
9 8 (17.39%) Citrix

Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (4.35%) CMS
1 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) AWS
2 15 (32.61%) GCP
3 8 (17.39%) Office 365
4 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) Datadog
4 2 (4.35%) PaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Firewall
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) Skype
3 2 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) DHCP
4 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.17%) ISDN
4 1 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (2.17%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) NGN
4 1 (2.17%) PBX
4 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Big Data
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (4.35%) MariaDB
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Redis
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) JUnit
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Public Sector
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) IT Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.04%) React
4 5 (10.87%) .NET
4 5 (10.87%) Redux
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js
5 4 (8.70%) Vue.js
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.52%) GraphQL
6 3 (6.52%) React Native
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Core
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) CSS3
7 2 (4.35%) HTML
7 2 (4.35%) HTML5
7 2 (4.35%) jQuery
7 2 (4.35%) Kafka
8 1 (2.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.22%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.35%) Clustering
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.17%) Animation
6 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 8 (17.39%) Windows 10
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2016
4 7 (15.22%) Unix
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) SUSE
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps
3 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) DNA
6 6 (13.04%) Scrum
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
7 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.87%) Front End Development
7 5 (10.87%) High Availability
7 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.70%) MVC
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) C#
2 9 (19.57%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.22%) Groovy
5 5 (10.87%) Kotlin
5 5 (10.87%) Scala
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
6 4 (8.70%) C
6 4 (8.70%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
7 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.35%) Go
8 2 (4.35%) Korn
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Ruby
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) CCSP
4 2 (4.35%) CISM
4 2 (4.35%) CISSP
4 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.70%) vSphere
5 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.35%) Docker
6 2 (4.35%) NFS
6 2 (4.35%) VMware NSX
7 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.70%) Puppet
4 3 (6.52%) Terraform
5 2 (4.35%) Grafana
5 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.35%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.17%) Nessus
6 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Google
4 8 (17.39%) Cisco
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Dell
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) Veeam
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.35%) CommVault
7 2 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) Juniper
7 2 (4.35%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) New Relic
7 2 (4.35%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) SaltStack