Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 69 84
Rank change year-on-year +48 +15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 109 40 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.63% 2.98% 1.95%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.23% 25.48% 31.76%
Number of salaries quoted 83 41 28
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.79% +35.71%
10th Percentile £23,000 £29,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +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 241 157 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.08% 11.70% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 178 140 63
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 £23,350 £22,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £68,250 £63,750 £61,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +32 61 £40,000 - 6
Doncaster +28 31 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Barnsley - 17 £40,000 - 1
Microsoft Azure
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (38.53%) Windows
3 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
4 38 (34.86%) Office 365
5 34 (31.19%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (30.28%) C#
7 30 (27.52%) .NET
8 26 (23.85%) SQL
9 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
10 22 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (20.18%) Windows 10
10 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (18.35%) MVC
11 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
12 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
12 17 (15.60%) Active Directory
12 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (14.68%) DevOps
14 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (13.76%) SDLC
14 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 15 (13.76%) Linux
15 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
16 13 (11.93%) TDD
16 13 (11.93%) Google
17 12 (11.01%) Ruby
17 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Excel

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 5 (4.59%) Skype for Business
2 4 (3.67%) WordPress
3 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) Drupal
5 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.86%) Office 365
2 34 (31.19%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (10.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (9.17%) SaaS
5 4 (3.67%) PaaS
6 2 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.92%) Akamai
7 1 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.92%) IaaS
7 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) DNS
2 6 (5.50%) DHCP
2 6 (5.50%) LAN
3 5 (4.59%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) Internet
3 5 (4.59%) SAN
3 5 (4.59%) WAN
4 4 (3.67%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (2.75%) FTP
5 3 (2.75%) HTTP
5 3 (2.75%) SMTP
5 3 (2.75%) SSH
5 3 (2.75%) VoIP
5 3 (2.75%) Wireless
6 2 (1.83%) Skype
6 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.83%) VPN
6 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.92%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.75%) OLAP
7 2 (1.83%) MySQL
7 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.92%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) Big Data
8 1 (0.92%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.92%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) Power BI
8 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.59%) GitLab
3 5 (4.59%) NUnit
3 5 (4.59%) Selenium
3 5 (4.59%) SonarQube
4 4 (3.67%) Gerrit
4 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (2.75%) JIRA
5 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.92%) GoCD
6 1 (0.92%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Banking
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Games
3 2 (1.83%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Developer
2 15 (13.76%) .NET Developer
2 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.09%) Architect
5 10 (9.17%) Analyst
5 10 (9.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (7.34%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.42%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Azure Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) .NET
2 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET
2 17 (15.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.42%) HTML
5 7 (6.42%) React
6 6 (5.50%) CSS
6 6 (5.50%) Node.js
7 5 (4.59%) .NET Core
8 4 (3.67%) RESTful
9 3 (2.75%) LDAP
9 3 (2.75%) Web Services
9 3 (2.75%) XML
10 2 (1.83%) HTML5
10 2 (1.83%) jQuery
10 2 (1.83%) Middleware
10 2 (1.83%) Vue.js
11 1 (0.92%) CSS3
11 1 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.26%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.83%) EPoS
6 2 (1.83%) iSeries
6 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.53%) Windows
2 22 (20.18%) Windows 10
3 15 (13.76%) Linux
4 10 (9.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.59%) Unix
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.67%) SUSE
8 3 (2.75%) Debian
8 3 (2.75%) Fedora
8 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.75%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.18%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (18.35%) MVC
4 16 (14.68%) DevOps
5 15 (13.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (13.76%) SDLC
6 13 (11.93%) TDD
7 11 (10.09%) ITIL
8 10 (9.17%) BDD
9 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.26%) Software Engineering
9 9 (8.26%) Web Development
10 8 (7.34%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.50%) Project Management
11 6 (5.50%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.50%) Workflow
12 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) C#
2 26 (23.85%) SQL
3 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.01%) Ruby
5 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.34%) Python
6 8 (7.34%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.50%) VB
8 5 (4.59%) ES6
8 5 (4.59%) Go
9 4 (3.67%) Java
9 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.75%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.83%) C++
11 2 (1.83%) VBA
11 2 (1.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.92%) C
12 1 (0.92%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.26%) Degree
3 6 (5.50%) MCSA
4 5 (4.59%) MCSE
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.92%) CCIE
6 1 (0.92%) CCNA
6 1 (0.92%) CCNP
6 1 (0.92%) OCA
6 1 (0.92%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.34%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (9.17%) Puppet
2 8 (7.34%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.42%) SCCM
4 5 (4.59%) SCOM
4 5 (4.59%) SCVMM
5 4 (3.67%) Ansible
6 2 (1.83%) Terraform
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 41 (37.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) Google
3 12 (11.01%) VMware
4 7 (6.42%) Citrix
4 7 (6.42%) Twitter
5 5 (4.59%) CommVault
5 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.67%) Cisco
7 2 (1.83%) Capita
7 2 (1.83%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.83%) EMC
7 2 (1.83%) NetApp
7 2 (1.83%) Oracle
7 2 (1.83%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.92%) Veeam