Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 90 127
Rank change year-on-year +40 +37 +167
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 485 339 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.95% 3.08% 2.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.01% 37.50% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 425 284 253
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,825 £27,800
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1426 904 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.56% 8.23% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 759 809
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £23,250 £25,950 £25,450
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Azure
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Azure in Yorkshire

Microsoft Azure
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
West Yorkshire +16 350 £45,000 -8.16% 44
North Yorkshire +42 61 £40,000 - 5
South Yorkshire +65 60 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East Yorkshire +14 12 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Azure.

1 248 (51.13%) Microsoft
2 191 (39.38%) SQL
3 177 (36.49%) SQL Server
4 165 (34.02%) .NET
5 160 (32.99%) C#
6 155 (31.96%) Amazon AWS
7 145 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
8 131 (27.01%) Windows
9 109 (22.47%) MVC
10 106 (21.86%) Active Directory
11 101 (20.82%) ASP.NET
12 97 (20.00%) VMware
13 89 (18.35%) DevOps
14 85 (17.53%) Finance
15 83 (17.11%) Windows Server
16 73 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 68 (14.02%) Office 365
18 66 (13.61%) Web Services
18 66 (13.61%) DNS
19 64 (13.20%) Linux
20 60 (12.37%) JavaScript
21 59 (12.16%) HTML
21 59 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
21 59 (12.16%) PowerShell
22 57 (11.75%) .NET Framework
23 55 (11.34%) Python
24 54 (11.13%) Windows Server 2012
24 54 (11.13%) AngularJS
25 53 (10.93%) CSS
26 52 (10.72%) Google

Microsoft Azure
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 51 (10.52%) SharePoint
2 35 (7.22%) IIS
3 26 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 25 (5.15%) Skype for Business
5 21 (4.33%) Tomcat
6 19 (3.92%) Jetty
7 15 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (2.68%) WebLogic
9 10 (2.06%) CMS
9 10 (2.06%) JBoss
10 9 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.65%) OpenStack
12 5 (1.03%) EPiServer
12 5 (1.03%) Kentico
12 5 (1.03%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.82%) Apache
13 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (7.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.41%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 155 (31.96%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (14.02%) Office 365
3 37 (7.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 33 (6.80%) IaaS
5 30 (6.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 27 (5.57%) PaaS
7 22 (4.54%) SaaS
8 7 (1.44%) Serverless
9 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.82%) npm
10 3 (0.62%) GitHub
11 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.41%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (13.61%) DNS
2 32 (6.60%) DHCP
2 32 (6.60%) TCP/IP
3 30 (6.19%) SAN
4 26 (5.36%) Firewall
5 21 (4.33%) Internet
6 18 (3.71%) Skype
7 17 (3.51%) VPN
8 15 (3.09%) WAN
9 13 (2.68%) Network Security
10 12 (2.47%) LAN
11 10 (2.06%) VoIP
12 8 (1.65%) HTTP
13 6 (1.24%) PPP
13 6 (1.24%) Wireless
14 5 (1.03%) HTTPS
14 5 (1.03%) iSCSI
14 5 (1.03%) SMTP
14 5 (1.03%) SSL
14 5 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (36.49%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.31%) SQL Server 2016
3 49 (10.10%) Azure SQL Database
4 41 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (6.80%) MongoDB
7 27 (5.57%) MySQL
8 24 (4.95%) NoSQL
9 20 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
10 18 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (3.51%) RavenDB
11 17 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (2.89%) Power BI
13 13 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (2.06%) Hadoop
17 7 (1.44%) Big Data
17 7 (1.44%) Relational Database
18 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 50 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.42%) Visual Studio
4 35 (7.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 27 (5.57%) Jenkins
6 17 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.27%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.27%) Selenium
8 10 (2.06%) FitNesse
9 8 (1.65%) JIRA
9 8 (1.65%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.44%) LoadRunner
11 6 (1.24%) NUnit
12 5 (1.03%) JBehave
12 5 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (1.03%) Subversion
12 5 (1.03%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.82%) Moq
13 4 (0.82%) MSTest
General
1 85 (17.53%) Finance
2 25 (5.15%) Retail
3 17 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.89%) Local Government
5 9 (1.86%) Law
6 4 (0.82%) Back Office
6 4 (0.82%) Legal
6 4 (0.82%) Marketing
6 4 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Games
8 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (32.37%) Developer
2 98 (20.21%) .NET Developer
3 53 (10.93%) C# Developer
4 50 (10.31%) Architect
5 43 (8.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (8.45%) Administrator
7 37 (7.63%) Senior Developer
8 35 (7.22%) Cloud Architect
9 34 (7.01%) Consultant
10 29 (5.98%) Analyst
11 28 (5.77%) Software Developer
12 25 (5.15%) .NET Software Developer
12 25 (5.15%) DBA
13 24 (4.95%) Azure Engineer
14 23 (4.74%) DevOps Engineer
14 23 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
15 20 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
16 19 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (34.02%) .NET
2 101 (20.82%) ASP.NET
3 73 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (13.61%) Web Services
5 59 (12.16%) HTML
6 57 (11.75%) .NET Framework
7 54 (11.13%) AngularJS
8 53 (10.93%) CSS
9 35 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 26 (5.36%) .NET Core
11 25 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (5.15%) HTML5
11 25 (5.15%) Middleware
12 24 (4.95%) RESTful
13 23 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 22 (4.54%) jQuery
15 21 (4.33%) XML
16 20 (4.12%) KnockoutJS
17 19 (3.92%) CSS3
18 18 (3.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.39%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.19%) Public Cloud
3 22 (4.54%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.71%) Hybrid Cloud
6 16 (3.30%) PKI
7 15 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.89%) Clustering
8 14 (2.89%) Private Cloud
9 11 (2.27%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.06%) NHS
11 9 (1.86%) User Experience
12 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.03%) Fintech
14 4 (0.82%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.62%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.62%) iPad
15 3 (0.62%) Life Science
15 3 (0.62%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 131 (27.01%) Windows
2 83 (17.11%) Windows Server
3 64 (13.20%) Linux
4 54 (11.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (8.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (5.98%) Windows 7
7 15 (3.09%) Unix
8 10 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.86%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.03%) AIX
10 5 (1.03%) HPUX
10 5 (1.03%) Solaris
11 4 (0.82%) Android
11 4 (0.82%) Debian
11 4 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) CentOS
13 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (22.47%) MVC
3 89 (18.35%) DevOps
4 51 (10.52%) Load Balancing
5 48 (9.90%) Scrum
6 41 (8.45%) SDLC
6 41 (8.45%) TDD
7 39 (8.04%) ITIL
8 30 (6.19%) Test Automation
9 29 (5.98%) High Availability
10 28 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 28 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (5.57%) OO
12 26 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (5.36%) Microservices
12 26 (5.36%) Migration
12 26 (5.36%) Web Development
13 25 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (5.15%) ETL
13 25 (5.15%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 191 (39.38%) SQL
2 160 (32.99%) C#
3 60 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 59 (12.16%) PowerShell
5 55 (11.34%) Python
6 48 (9.90%) Ruby
6 48 (9.90%) T-SQL
7 33 (6.80%) Bash Shell
7 33 (6.80%) Java
8 15 (3.09%) Perl
9 14 (2.89%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.27%) F#
11 8 (1.65%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.24%) PHP
13 4 (0.82%) R
13 4 (0.82%) TypeScript
13 4 (0.82%) VB
14 3 (0.62%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.62%) VBA
15 2 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (9.07%) MCSE
3 21 (4.33%) MCSA
4 20 (4.12%) Degree
5 12 (2.47%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (1.24%) CCNA
9 6 (1.24%) MCP
10 5 (1.03%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.41%) CCNP
12 2 (0.41%) ISEB
12 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.21%) CCA
13 1 (0.21%) CCDA
13 1 (0.21%) CCDP
13 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.21%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.86%) SLA
2 7 (1.44%) GDPR
3 6 (1.24%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.41%) QA
7 1 (0.21%) GCP
7 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
System Software
1 106 (21.86%) Active Directory
2 59 (12.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (8.04%) Docker
3 39 (8.04%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.57%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (2.89%) vSphere
6 12 (2.47%) KVM
7 9 (1.86%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.44%) XenApp
10 5 (1.03%) XenServer
11 2 (0.41%) Xen
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 43 (8.87%) SCCM
2 41 (8.45%) Puppet
3 35 (7.22%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (6.39%) SCOM
5 28 (5.77%) Ansible
6 23 (4.74%) SCDPM
7 11 (2.27%) Kubernetes
7 11 (2.27%) WSUS
8 8 (1.65%) HAProxy
8 8 (1.65%) Terraform
9 7 (1.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (1.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (1.24%) Kibana
10 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 5 (1.03%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.03%) Nagios
11 5 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
11 5 (1.03%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.82%) Rancher
13 3 (0.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 248 (51.13%) Microsoft
2 97 (20.00%) VMware
3 52 (10.72%) Google
4 47 (9.69%) Oracle
5 31 (6.39%) HP
6 28 (5.77%) Cisco
6 28 (5.77%) Citrix
7 27 (5.57%) Rackspace
8 21 (4.33%) Hitachi
9 20 (4.12%) NetApp
10 19 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 17 (3.51%) EMC
12 12 (2.47%) Veeam
13 11 (2.27%) CommVault
13 11 (2.27%) Dell
14 8 (1.65%) SAP
15 7 (1.44%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.44%) Symantec
16 6 (1.24%) Avaya
16 6 (1.24%) F5