Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 54 93
Rank change year-on-year +36 +39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 111 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.41% 3.78% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.03% 28.10% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 83 54 20
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% +49.19%
10th Percentile £28,700 £29,300 £25,975
90th Percentile £74,000 £75,000 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £43,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.29% -7.89% +5.56%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 236 153 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.00% 13.46% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 174 139 73
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,750 £64,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in South Yorkshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Azure within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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 +21 77 £40,000 -18.37% 14
Doncaster +18 19 £40,000 -3.03%
Barnsley - 15 £40,000 - 2
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 46 (41.44%) Windows
1 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
2 43 (38.74%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (34.23%) Office 365
4 32 (28.83%) SQL
5 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
7 28 (25.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 27 (24.32%) C#
9 25 (22.52%) .NET
10 23 (20.72%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (19.82%) DevOps
12 21 (18.92%) Linux
12 21 (18.92%) Active Directory
12 21 (18.92%) VMware
12 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
14 17 (15.32%) SCCM
14 17 (15.32%) Google
14 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
16 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
16 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
17 14 (12.61%) Citrix
17 14 (12.61%) SLA
17 14 (12.61%) MVC
18 13 (11.71%) Skype for Business
18 13 (11.71%) Hyper-V
18 13 (11.71%) Git (software)

Microsoft 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 13 (11.71%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.60%) WordPress
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.90%) Confluence
4 1 (0.90%) Drupal
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.74%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (34.23%) Office 365
3 15 (13.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (7.21%) SaaS
5 6 (5.41%) Akamai
5 6 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.70%) PaaS
7 2 (1.80%) Apple Pay
7 2 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.80%) Google Pay
7 2 (1.80%) IaaS
8 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.81%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) LAN
2 10 (9.01%) WAN
3 7 (6.31%) VoIP
4 6 (5.41%) Internet
5 5 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.70%) Firewall
7 2 (1.80%) DHCP
7 2 (1.80%) DNS
7 2 (1.80%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.80%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.80%) VPN
7 2 (1.80%) Wireless
8 1 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.70%) OLAP
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
7 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.50%) GitLab
3 5 (4.50%) NUnit
3 5 (4.50%) Selenium
3 5 (4.50%) SonarQube
3 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (3.60%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.90%) CircleCI
5 1 (0.90%) Codeship
5 1 (0.90%) GoCD
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.31%) Banking
1 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Marketing
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (1.80%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (25.23%) Developer
1 28 (25.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (9.91%) Architect
3 10 (9.01%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) .NET Developer
4 9 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Analyst
5 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) IT Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Azure Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.60%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) Internet Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.52%) .NET
2 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET
2 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (9.91%) Node.js
3 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (6.31%) HTML
5 6 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.41%) Middleware
5 6 (5.41%) React
6 5 (4.50%) .NET Core
6 5 (4.50%) CSS
7 4 (3.60%) RESTful
7 4 (3.60%) Web Services
8 3 (2.70%) LDAP
9 2 (1.80%) jQuery
9 2 (1.80%) REST
9 2 (1.80%) Vue.js
9 2 (1.80%) XML
10 1 (0.90%) Java SE
10 1 (0.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.41%) iSeries
3 6 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.70%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.70%) Social Media
7 2 (1.80%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.80%) EPoS
7 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.44%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Linux
3 18 (16.22%) Windows Server
4 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.81%) Windows 10
5 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.01%) Unix
7 5 (4.50%) Debian
8 4 (3.60%) SUSE
9 3 (2.70%) Fedora
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.80%) Android
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.80%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 23 (20.72%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (19.82%) DevOps
5 14 (12.61%) MVC
6 12 (10.81%) High Availability
6 12 (10.81%) TDD
7 11 (9.91%) BDD
7 11 (9.91%) IT Strategy
7 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.01%) Project Management
8 10 (9.01%) SDLC
8 10 (9.01%) Service Management
8 10 (9.01%) Software Engineering
8 10 (9.01%) Web Development
9 9 (8.11%) ITIL
10 8 (7.21%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (7.21%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (7.21%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.83%) SQL
2 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.32%) C#
4 10 (9.01%) Ruby
5 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
5 7 (6.31%) Python
5 7 (6.31%) TypeScript
6 5 (4.50%) ES6
6 5 (4.50%) Go
6 5 (4.50%) Java
7 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 4 (3.60%) VB
7 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.80%) C++
8 2 (1.80%) Scala
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) F#
9 1 (0.90%) Perl
9 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.81%) MCSA
2 12 (10.81%) MCSE
3 7 (6.31%) Degree
4 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 1 (0.90%) OCA
5 1 (0.90%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) SLA
2 10 (9.01%) QA
3 6 (5.41%) PMO
4 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (11.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) SCCM
2 12 (10.81%) Puppet
2 12 (10.81%) SCOM
2 12 (10.81%) SCVMM
3 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.50%) Ansible
5 2 (1.80%) Terraform
6 1 (0.90%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.90%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 46 (41.44%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.92%) VMware
3 17 (15.32%) Google
4 14 (12.61%) Citrix
5 12 (10.81%) CommVault
6 7 (6.31%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.41%) EMC
7 6 (5.41%) NetApp
8 4 (3.60%) Cisco
8 4 (3.60%) Twitter
9 2 (1.80%) Apple
9 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.80%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle
9 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.90%) Facebook
10 1 (0.90%) IBM
10 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com