Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 93 112
Rank change year-on-year +55 +19 +166
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 550 321 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.65% 2.98% 2.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.57% 34.19% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 490 288 276
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,975 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -2.91%

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 1,464 939 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.03% 8.72% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,244 804 812
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +35 392 £45,000 -7.22% 62
North Yorkshire +54 89 £45,000 +12.50% 16
South Yorkshire +56 58 £45,000 +5.88% 8
East Yorkshire -1 9 £35,000 - 6
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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.

1 301 (54.73%) Microsoft
2 190 (34.55%) .NET
3 181 (32.91%) SQL
3 181 (32.91%) C#
4 175 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 163 (29.64%) Amazon AWS
6 162 (29.45%) Windows
7 153 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
8 122 (22.18%) Active Directory
9 116 (21.09%) MVC
10 111 (20.18%) ASP.NET
11 109 (19.82%) Finance
12 105 (19.09%) VMware
13 100 (18.18%) Windows Server
14 93 (16.91%) DevOps
15 87 (15.82%) Office 365
16 81 (14.73%) DNS
17 80 (14.55%) HTML
17 80 (14.55%) JavaScript
18 77 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 72 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
19 72 (13.09%) CSS
20 71 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
21 70 (12.73%) Web Services
22 67 (12.18%) .NET Framework
23 65 (11.82%) Linux
23 65 (11.82%) SharePoint
24 61 (11.09%) PowerShell
25 59 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
26 56 (10.18%) 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 65 (11.82%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.00%) Skype for Business
3 32 (5.82%) IIS
4 29 (5.27%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (2.55%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.55%) WebLogic
8 12 (2.18%) Jetty
9 11 (2.00%) CMS
10 9 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.27%) Umbraco
12 6 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.91%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.91%) JBoss
14 4 (0.73%) Kentico
14 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.36%) Apache
16 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 37 (6.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.36%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 163 (29.64%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (15.82%) Office 365
3 45 (8.18%) IaaS
4 43 (7.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 42 (7.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 41 (7.45%) PaaS
7 36 (6.55%) SaaS
8 19 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (2.18%) Serverless
10 5 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
11 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.55%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 3 (0.55%) npm
12 2 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (0.36%) GitHub
12 2 (0.36%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.18%) Boomi
13 1 (0.18%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (14.73%) DNS
2 45 (8.18%) DHCP
3 41 (7.45%) TCP/IP
4 38 (6.91%) Firewall
5 33 (6.00%) SAN
6 28 (5.09%) Network Security
7 27 (4.91%) WAN
8 26 (4.73%) VPN
9 24 (4.36%) Internet
10 22 (4.00%) VoIP
11 19 (3.45%) LAN
12 18 (3.27%) Skype
13 16 (2.91%) HTTP
14 14 (2.55%) HTTPS
15 13 (2.36%) Wireless
16 12 (2.18%) VLAN
17 10 (1.82%) DWDM
17 10 (1.82%) IPsec
17 10 (1.82%) VPLS
17 10 (1.82%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 43 (7.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 33 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 33 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 26 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (4.18%) NoSQL
7 21 (3.82%) MySQL
8 18 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (3.09%) RavenDB
10 16 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (2.36%) Power BI
13 12 (2.18%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.82%) Data Lake
16 9 (1.64%) Big Data
17 6 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
18 3 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 45 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 35 (6.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 21 (3.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (3.82%) TeamCity
6 13 (2.36%) Selenium
7 12 (2.18%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.00%) JIRA
9 10 (1.82%) SpecFlow
10 9 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.27%) FitNesse
12 6 (1.09%) PHPUnit
13 5 (0.91%) NUnit
14 4 (0.73%) LoadRunner
14 4 (0.73%) MSTest
14 4 (0.73%) Subversion
14 4 (0.73%) TestNG
14 4 (0.73%) Xcode
General
1 109 (19.82%) Finance
2 32 (5.82%) Retail
3 20 (3.64%) Law
4 16 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.55%) Local Government
6 7 (1.27%) Advertising
6 7 (1.27%) Marketing
7 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.73%) Back Office
9 2 (0.36%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 191 (34.73%) Developer
2 122 (22.18%) .NET Developer
3 70 (12.73%) C# Developer
4 54 (9.82%) Architect
5 53 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 41 (7.45%) Senior Developer
7 40 (7.27%) Analyst
8 37 (6.73%) Consultant
9 34 (6.18%) Cloud Architect
9 34 (6.18%) Software Developer
10 28 (5.09%) Administrator
11 27 (4.91%) .NET Software Developer
11 27 (4.91%) DevOps Engineer
12 26 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 24 (4.36%) Support Analyst
14 23 (4.18%) Senior C# Developer
14 23 (4.18%) Support Engineer
15 21 (3.82%) Azure Engineer
15 21 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (34.55%) .NET
2 111 (20.18%) ASP.NET
3 80 (14.55%) HTML
4 77 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (13.09%) CSS
6 70 (12.73%) Web Services
7 67 (12.18%) .NET Framework
8 52 (9.45%) AngularJS
9 33 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 29 (5.27%) RESTful
11 28 (5.09%) HTML5
11 28 (5.09%) WCF
12 27 (4.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 27 (4.91%) jQuery
13 25 (4.55%) WinForms
14 24 (4.36%) XML
15 23 (4.18%) CSS3
16 22 (4.00%) .NET Core
16 22 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 22 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (6.73%) Data Centre
2 32 (5.82%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.36%) Public Cloud
4 20 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
5 18 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.27%) PKI
6 17 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (2.55%) Clustering
7 14 (2.55%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (1.64%) User Experience
11 7 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
12 5 (0.91%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.91%) Replication
13 4 (0.73%) CCTV
13 4 (0.73%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Cloud
14 3 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 162 (29.45%) Windows
2 100 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 72 (13.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (11.82%) Linux
5 47 (8.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (6.18%) Windows 7
7 18 (3.27%) Unix
8 13 (2.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (1.82%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 7 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.09%) AIX
11 6 (1.09%) HPUX
11 6 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.09%) Solaris
12 5 (0.91%) Android
13 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.73%) Debian
14 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (27.82%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (21.09%) MVC
3 93 (16.91%) DevOps
4 51 (9.27%) TDD
5 46 (8.36%) Load Balancing
6 45 (8.18%) SDLC
7 44 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 43 (7.82%) ITIL
9 40 (7.27%) Scrum
10 39 (7.09%) Test Automation
11 37 (6.73%) Migration
11 37 (6.73%) Unit Testing
12 36 (6.55%) Coaching
13 33 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (5.82%) Disaster Recovery
14 32 (5.82%) OO
15 29 (5.27%) Presales
16 27 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.91%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 181 (32.91%) C#
1 181 (32.91%) SQL
2 80 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 61 (11.09%) PowerShell
4 50 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 38 (6.91%) Ruby
6 36 (6.55%) Python
7 26 (4.73%) Java
8 20 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 15 (2.73%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.36%) PHP
11 12 (2.18%) Perl
12 10 (1.82%) F#
13 6 (1.09%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.09%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.55%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.36%) C++
15 2 (0.36%) VB
16 1 (0.18%) C
16 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (8.73%) MCSE
3 28 (5.09%) MCSA
4 22 (4.00%) Degree
5 13 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (2.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (1.45%) CCNA
8 7 (1.27%) MCP
9 6 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.73%) AWS Certification
11 3 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.36%) CCNP
12 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.18%) CCA
13 1 (0.18%) CCDA
13 1 (0.18%) CCDP
13 1 (0.18%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.00%) PCI DSS
1 11 (2.00%) SLA
2 7 (1.27%) GDPR
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.18%) GCP
5 1 (0.18%) HIPAA
System Software
1 122 (22.18%) Active Directory
2 71 (12.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 24 (4.36%) vSphere
5 23 (4.18%) XenApp
6 21 (3.82%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (2.55%) Docker
9 13 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (2.18%) XenServer
11 4 (0.73%) KVM
12 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (8.00%) SCCM
2 33 (6.00%) Puppet
3 28 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (4.91%) SCOM
5 19 (3.45%) Ansible
6 15 (2.73%) SCDPM
7 11 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 10 (1.82%) Backup Exec
8 10 (1.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 10 (1.82%) Nessus
9 9 (1.64%) Terraform
9 9 (1.64%) WSUS
10 8 (1.45%) ServiceCenter
11 6 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 6 (1.09%) Kibana
11 6 (1.09%) Kubernetes
11 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.73%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 301 (54.73%) Microsoft
2 105 (19.09%) VMware
3 56 (10.18%) Google
4 50 (9.09%) Cisco
5 37 (6.73%) Citrix
6 31 (5.64%) Oracle
7 30 (5.45%) HP
8 24 (4.36%) Rackspace
9 21 (3.82%) NetApp
10 18 (3.27%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.09%) Veeam
12 15 (2.73%) CommVault
13 14 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (2.36%) EMC
14 13 (2.36%) Hitachi
14 13 (2.36%) Red Hat
15 12 (2.18%) Dell
16 11 (2.00%) Symantec
17 10 (1.82%) Juniper
17 10 (1.82%) Qualys