Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 50 100
Rank change year-on-year +34 +50 +88
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1,018 559 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.57% 5.26% 2.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.00% 38.66% 35.50%
Number of salaries quoted 903 472 283
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.05% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,525 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +2.50%

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 1,996 1,446 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.72% 13.60% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,234 796
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,575 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
West Yorkshire +31 713 £47,500 +5.56% 95
North Yorkshire +19 152 £47,500 +18.75% 20
South Yorkshire +59 113 £40,000 +6.67% 13
East Yorkshire +5 19 £43,750 +25.00% 9
Microsoft Azure
England

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

1 437 (42.93%) Microsoft
2 429 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
3 418 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
4 351 (34.48%) .NET
5 334 (32.81%) C#
6 297 (29.17%) SQL
7 265 (26.03%) Windows
8 261 (25.64%) Finance
9 259 (25.44%) DevOps
10 256 (25.15%) SQL Server
11 192 (18.86%) JavaScript
12 179 (17.58%) MVC
13 177 (17.39%) Office 365
14 172 (16.90%) ASP.NET
15 169 (16.60%) Active Directory
16 166 (16.31%) VMware
17 163 (16.01%) PowerShell
18 131 (12.87%) Linux
19 129 (12.67%) Google
19 129 (12.67%) Test Automation
20 126 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
21 122 (11.98%) Python
22 116 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
23 114 (11.20%) DNS
23 114 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
24 110 (10.81%) Windows Server
25 109 (10.71%) HTML
26 106 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
27 103 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
28 101 (9.92%) T-SQL

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 (5.01%) MS Exchange
2 50 (4.91%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.54%) IIS
4 27 (2.65%) Skype for Business
5 23 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.47%) Confluence
9 14 (1.38%) CMS
10 12 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (1.08%) Apache Spark
11 11 (1.08%) SAS
12 10 (0.98%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (0.98%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (0.88%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.79%) CloudStack
14 8 (0.79%) WordPress
15 7 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.098%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.098%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.098%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 16 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.098%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.098%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.098%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 418 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
2 177 (17.39%) Office 365
3 88 (8.64%) PaaS
4 79 (7.76%) IaaS
5 72 (7.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 68 (6.68%) SaaS
7 43 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
8 36 (3.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 19 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
10 16 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 13 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.28%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
11 13 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (0.98%) OneDrive
13 7 (0.69%) Serverless
14 4 (0.39%) GitHub
15 3 (0.29%) Mimecast
16 2 (0.20%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 114 (11.20%) DNS
2 92 (9.04%) Firewall
3 71 (6.97%) DHCP
4 57 (5.60%) VPN
5 52 (5.11%) SAN
6 45 (4.42%) Network Security
7 44 (4.32%) TCP/IP
8 42 (4.13%) WAN
9 32 (3.14%) VoIP
10 31 (3.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 31 (3.05%) Wireless
11 30 (2.95%) HTTP
12 23 (2.26%) Internet
13 22 (2.16%) LAN
14 18 (1.77%) HTTPS
14 18 (1.77%) IPsec
14 18 (1.77%) VPLS
15 15 (1.47%) VLAN
16 13 (1.28%) DWDM
16 13 (1.28%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (25.15%) SQL Server
2 92 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (7.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 78 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (5.80%) NoSQL
5 56 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (3.34%) Azure SQL Database
6 34 (3.34%) Relational Database
7 33 (3.24%) MySQL
8 32 (3.14%) Big Data
9 31 (3.05%) Power BI
10 28 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (2.26%) Data Lake
12 21 (2.06%) MongoDB
12 21 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
13 17 (1.67%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (1.57%) HDInsight
14 16 (1.57%) Redis
14 16 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 96 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 60 (5.89%) JIRA
3 57 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 56 (5.50%) Selenium
5 49 (4.81%) Jenkins
6 46 (4.52%) Visual Studio
7 44 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 44 (4.32%) Visual Studio Team System
8 38 (3.73%) TeamCity
9 35 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
10 33 (3.24%) SpecFlow
11 28 (2.75%) Bitbucket
11 28 (2.75%) Cucumber
12 21 (2.06%) NUnit
12 21 (2.06%) Subversion
13 15 (1.47%) MSBuild
14 13 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 12 (1.18%) webpack
16 11 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 261 (25.64%) Finance
2 70 (6.88%) Retail
3 41 (4.03%) Marketing
4 23 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 22 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.28%) Advertising
6 13 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.28%) Law
7 9 (0.88%) Local Government
8 8 (0.79%) Legal
9 7 (0.69%) Back Office
9 7 (0.69%) Banking
10 5 (0.49%) Electronics
11 4 (0.39%) Billing
11 4 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.29%) Games
13 2 (0.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.098%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 313 (30.75%) Developer
2 157 (15.42%) .NET Developer
3 109 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 104 (10.22%) Architect
5 102 (10.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 81 (7.96%) C# Developer
7 74 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 70 (6.88%) Analyst
9 62 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 48 (4.72%) Azure Engineer
11 47 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 46 (4.52%) DBA
13 43 (4.22%) Consultant
14 41 (4.03%) Azure Developer
15 39 (3.83%) SQL DBA
16 37 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
17 35 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
18 31 (3.05%) Software Developer
19 29 (2.85%) Azure DevOps
19 29 (2.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (34.48%) .NET
2 172 (16.90%) ASP.NET
3 126 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 109 (10.71%) HTML
5 97 (9.53%) CSS
6 92 (9.04%) AngularJS
7 69 (6.78%) Web Services
8 65 (6.39%) .NET Framework
9 53 (5.21%) Node.js
10 48 (4.72%) HTML5
11 45 (4.42%) jQuery
12 37 (3.63%) .NET Core
12 37 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (3.34%) RESTful
14 26 (2.55%) React
15 23 (2.26%) Entity Framework
16 21 (2.06%) WCF
16 21 (2.06%) XML
17 17 (1.67%) REST
18 16 (1.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 86 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (5.01%) Public Cloud
2 51 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
3 48 (4.72%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 37 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (3.54%) Data Centre
7 25 (2.46%) User Experience
8 23 (2.26%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 19 (1.87%) Private Cloud
11 18 (1.77%) Replication
12 15 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (1.28%) Mobile App
14 12 (1.18%) PKI
15 10 (0.98%) Cloud Native
15 10 (0.98%) Clustering
16 7 (0.69%) EMC VNX
17 6 (0.59%) e-Learning
17 6 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 265 (26.03%) Windows
2 131 (12.87%) Linux
3 110 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 53 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (3.34%) Windows 10
7 20 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 18 (1.77%) Unix
9 12 (1.18%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.08%) Android
10 11 (1.08%) Debian
11 10 (0.98%) HPUX
12 9 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.69%) AIX
13 7 (0.69%) Solaris
14 5 (0.49%) SUSE
14 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.39%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (42.14%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (25.44%) DevOps
3 179 (17.58%) MVC
4 129 (12.67%) Test Automation
5 116 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (11.20%) Problem-Solving
7 103 (10.12%) Continuous Integration
8 95 (9.33%) TDD
9 89 (8.74%) Scrum
10 85 (8.35%) Mentoring
11 80 (7.86%) ITIL
11 80 (7.86%) Unit Testing
12 67 (6.58%) Software Engineering
13 62 (6.09%) BDD
14 60 (5.89%) Migration
14 60 (5.89%) Project Management
15 52 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (5.01%) Configuration Management
17 48 (4.72%) Deployment Automation
17 48 (4.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 334 (32.81%) C#
2 297 (29.17%) SQL
3 192 (18.86%) JavaScript
4 163 (16.01%) PowerShell
5 122 (11.98%) Python
6 101 (9.92%) T-SQL
7 68 (6.68%) Java
8 64 (6.29%) Ruby
9 43 (4.22%) PHP
10 39 (3.83%) Bash Shell
11 37 (3.63%) Perl
12 31 (3.05%) C++
13 21 (2.06%) C
14 18 (1.77%) VB.NET
15 17 (1.67%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.28%) Go
16 13 (1.28%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.18%) VB
18 9 (0.88%) VBA
19 8 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (5.70%) Degree
2 51 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (3.14%) MCSE
4 27 (2.65%) MCSA
5 20 (1.96%) CISSP
6 15 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (0.88%) CCNA
9 8 (0.79%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.79%) Security Cleared
9 8 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.69%) CISM
10 7 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (0.59%) CISA
12 5 (0.49%) CCIE
12 5 (0.49%) CCNP
12 5 (0.49%) CEH
12 5 (0.49%) GIAC
12 5 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.60%) QA
2 40 (3.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (2.46%) SLA
4 19 (1.87%) GDPR
5 14 (1.38%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.29%) PMO
9 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.098%) GCP
System Software
1 169 (16.60%) Active Directory
2 106 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (4.52%) Hyper-V
4 43 (4.22%) XenApp
5 38 (3.73%) Docker
6 32 (3.14%) XenDesktop
7 29 (2.85%) vSphere
8 23 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (1.87%) XenServer
10 18 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
11 15 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (0.79%) FreeRADIUS
12 8 (0.79%) Xen
13 7 (0.69%) Firmware
14 4 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.39%) HDFS
15 3 (0.29%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
16 1 (0.098%) KVM
16 1 (0.098%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.098%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 66 (6.48%) Puppet
2 56 (5.50%) Ansible
3 55 (5.40%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (4.13%) Terraform
5 37 (3.63%) SCCM
6 24 (2.36%) SmoothWall
7 18 (1.77%) Nessus
8 13 (1.28%) Cobbler
9 12 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (0.98%) Nagios
11 9 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
11 9 (0.88%) Kubernetes
11 9 (0.88%) SCOM
12 8 (0.79%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.69%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.69%) SCVMM
13 7 (0.69%) vCenter Server
13 7 (0.69%) vRealize
13 7 (0.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 437 (42.93%) Microsoft
2 166 (16.31%) VMware
3 129 (12.67%) Google
4 94 (9.23%) Cisco
5 65 (6.39%) Citrix
6 54 (5.30%) Oracle
7 32 (3.14%) Xamarin
8 31 (3.05%) HP
9 29 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (2.46%) Tableau
11 23 (2.26%) NetApp
12 22 (2.16%) CheckPoint
12 22 (2.16%) Red Hat
13 21 (2.06%) Symantec
13 21 (2.06%) Veeam
14 20 (1.96%) McAfee
15 19 (1.87%) EMC
15 19 (1.87%) Juniper
16 17 (1.67%) Twitter
17 14 (1.38%) New Relic