Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Azure SQL Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure SQL Database over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database (formerly SQL Azure)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 276 318
Rank change year-on-year +71 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing Azure SQL Database 49 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.72% 0.013% 0.022%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% 0.043% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 38 1 1
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £51,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,375 £53,750 £42,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +31.25% -

Azure SQL Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1909 2344 3152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 27.98% 30.49% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 2085 2566
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,471 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.18% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Azure SQL Database
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Azure SQL Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Azure SQL Database in West Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Azure SQL Database in West Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Azure SQL Database in West Yorkshire

Azure SQL Database
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bradford - 34 £50,000 - 2
Leeds +32 14 £43,750 -16.67%
Azure SQL Database
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Azure SQL Database 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Azure SQL Database.

1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (95.92%) Microsoft
3 46 (93.88%) SQL
4 29 (59.18%) Windows
4 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
5 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
6 23 (46.94%) DNS
6 23 (46.94%) Load Balancing
6 23 (46.94%) SCDPM
6 23 (46.94%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (46.94%) SCCM
6 23 (46.94%) SCOM
7 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (44.90%) MCSE
8 21 (42.86%) Hitachi
9 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
11 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2016
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (22.45%) CRM
13 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
14 10 (20.41%) High Availability
15 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (18.37%) Database Security
15 9 (18.37%) Finance
15 9 (18.37%) ITIL

Azure SQL Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) FTP
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.08%) SMTP
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
3 2 (4.08%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (16.33%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (16.33%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (6.12%) Data Lake
8 2 (4.08%) Big Data
8 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.08%) Power BI
8 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) DBA
2 10 (20.41%) Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) SQL DBA
4 8 (16.33%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 6 (12.24%) Support Specialist
7 5 (10.20%) IT Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Operations Support Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Business Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Designer
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft BI Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET Core
1 3 (6.12%) LAMP
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) HTML5
2 2 (4.08%) REST
2 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
1 29 (59.18%) Windows Server
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.45%) CRM
3 10 (20.41%) High Availability
4 9 (18.37%) Database Security
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) Proactive Monitoring
5 8 (16.33%) Change Control
5 8 (16.33%) Data Protection
5 8 (16.33%) Release Management
6 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) Service Design
7 5 (10.20%) Coaching
7 5 (10.20%) DevOps
7 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) OO
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) SDLC
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) MCSE
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.16%) MCSA
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 23 (46.94%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) Docker
5 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) SCCM
1 23 (46.94%) SCDPM
1 23 (46.94%) SCOM
2 5 (10.20%) vCenter Server
2 5 (10.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.86%) Hitachi
3 8 (16.33%) SAP
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (10.20%) Avaya
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle