Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure (formerly Windows Azure)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 16 51
Rank change year-on-year +6 +35 +54
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Azure 1,046 977 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.78% 10.10% 5.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 52.56% 50.10% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 878 868 467
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £46,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.08% +8.14% -4.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £70,375 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 1,990 1,950 1,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.22% 20.16% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 1,628 1,281
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 2019. 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 +8 688 £47,500 +1.06% 62
North Yorkshire -29 185 £45,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +7 118 £45,000 +12.50% 20
East Yorkshire +15 38 £45,000 +2.86% 7
Microsoft Azure
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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.

1 509 (48.66%) Microsoft
2 439 (41.97%) Amazon AWS
3 359 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (34.03%) SQL
5 334 (31.93%) C#
6 310 (29.64%) DevOps
7 309 (29.54%) Windows
8 293 (28.01%) .NET
9 264 (25.24%) SQL Server
10 217 (20.75%) Active Directory
11 214 (20.46%) VMware
12 210 (20.08%) JavaScript
13 187 (17.88%) Office 365
14 171 (16.35%) Finance
15 165 (15.77%) ASP.NET
15 165 (15.77%) Windows Server
16 150 (14.34%) MVC
17 147 (14.05%) Linux
18 142 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
19 138 (13.19%) Scrum
20 137 (13.10%) Firewall
21 134 (12.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 125 (11.95%) PowerShell
23 124 (11.85%) ITIL
24 120 (11.47%) Software Engineering
25 118 (11.28%) Cisco
26 115 (10.99%) Hyper-V
27 114 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
27 114 (10.90%) Migration
27 114 (10.90%) TDD

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 76 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 74 (7.07%) MS Exchange
3 69 (6.60%) IIS
4 46 (4.40%) Skype for Business
5 25 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.34%) Confluence
8 14 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.96%) Apache
10 9 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (0.86%) Jetty
11 7 (0.67%) Apache Spark
11 7 (0.67%) JBoss
11 7 (0.67%) nginx
12 6 (0.57%) OpenEdge
12 6 (0.57%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.48%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (0.38%) Mule
Applications
1 28 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.48%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.096%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.096%) HipChat
6 1 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.096%) Exstream
4 1 (0.096%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 439 (41.97%) Amazon AWS
2 187 (17.88%) Office 365
3 98 (9.37%) Google Cloud Platform
4 69 (6.60%) IaaS
5 62 (5.93%) PaaS
6 61 (5.83%) SaaS
7 49 (4.68%) Power Platform
8 44 (4.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 28 (2.68%) Azure Stack
10 27 (2.58%) IBM Cloud
11 23 (2.20%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 20 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (1.53%) AWS CloudFormation
14 12 (1.15%) OneDrive
15 10 (0.96%) GitHub
15 10 (0.96%) Serverless
16 6 (0.57%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
17 5 (0.48%) Amazon EKS
17 5 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 137 (13.10%) Firewall
2 100 (9.56%) DNS
3 79 (7.55%) VPN
4 78 (7.46%) WAN
5 75 (7.17%) DHCP
6 70 (6.69%) LAN
7 67 (6.41%) SAN
7 67 (6.41%) TCP/IP
8 59 (5.64%) MPLS
9 40 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (3.25%) Internet
11 31 (2.96%) BGP
12 30 (2.87%) VoIP
12 30 (2.87%) WLAN
13 29 (2.77%) Wireless
14 28 (2.68%) VLAN
15 25 (2.39%) Skype
16 22 (2.10%) ISDN
16 22 (2.10%) OSPF
17 21 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (4.68%) Power BI
5 45 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (3.15%) MySQL
8 27 (2.58%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
10 21 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 19 (1.82%) Big Data
13 18 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
14 16 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
15 14 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (1.24%) QlikView
17 11 (1.05%) RDBMS
18 8 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
18 8 (0.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 89 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 55 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 54 (5.16%) Jenkins
4 40 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (3.54%) Selenium
6 29 (2.77%) TeamCity
7 28 (2.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (2.39%) JIRA
9 22 (2.10%) Cucumber
10 21 (2.01%) NUnit
10 21 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 16 (1.53%) CircleCI
11 16 (1.53%) Moq
12 13 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.15%) Codeship
13 12 (1.15%) GitLab
13 12 (1.15%) Maven
14 11 (1.05%) Mockito
15 10 (0.96%) WebDriver
16 8 (0.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 171 (16.35%) Finance
2 54 (5.16%) Retail
3 23 (2.20%) Banking
3 23 (2.20%) Marketing
4 17 (1.63%) Local Government
4 17 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 15 (1.43%) Legal
6 10 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.57%) Electronics
8 5 (0.48%) Games
9 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.29%) Back Office
10 3 (0.29%) Law
11 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.096%) Automotive
12 1 (0.096%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 303 (28.97%) Developer
2 147 (14.05%) .NET Developer
3 124 (11.85%) C# Developer
4 98 (9.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 95 (9.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 94 (8.99%) Architect
7 90 (8.60%) Senior Developer
8 74 (7.07%) Software Developer
9 71 (6.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 57 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
11 51 (4.88%) Analyst
11 51 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 46 (4.40%) Senior C# Developer
12 46 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
13 44 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
14 43 (4.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 41 (3.92%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 39 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
16 39 (3.73%) SQL Developer
17 38 (3.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (28.01%) .NET
2 165 (15.77%) ASP.NET
3 98 (9.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 77 (7.36%) HTML
5 67 (6.41%) AngularJS
6 64 (6.12%) CSS
7 62 (5.93%) .NET Core
8 61 (5.83%) React
9 56 (5.35%) Web Services
10 51 (4.88%) .NET Framework
11 47 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (4.21%) REST
13 43 (4.11%) SOAP
14 41 (3.92%) Entity Framework
15 36 (3.44%) Node.js
16 30 (2.87%) RESTful
17 29 (2.77%) HTML5
18 27 (2.58%) jQuery
19 24 (2.29%) WinForms
20 22 (2.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 84 (8.03%) Data Centre
2 83 (7.93%) Enterprise Software
3 77 (7.36%) Public Cloud
4 59 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
6 44 (4.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 44 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (2.39%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.39%) NHS
8 16 (1.53%) User Experience
9 15 (1.43%) CMDB
10 14 (1.34%) Mobile App
11 10 (0.96%) Private Cloud
12 9 (0.86%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.67%) Clustering
13 7 (0.67%) MPEG
14 6 (0.57%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.57%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.57%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 309 (29.54%) Windows
2 165 (15.77%) Windows Server
3 147 (14.05%) Linux
4 98 (9.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (5.16%) Unix
7 37 (3.54%) Windows 10
8 17 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (1.53%) Android
10 12 (1.15%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.15%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.96%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.38%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.29%) AIX
14 3 (0.29%) CentOS
14 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.19%) SUSE
15 2 (0.19%) VMS
16 1 (0.096%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (34.32%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (29.64%) DevOps
3 150 (14.34%) MVC
4 142 (13.58%) Problem-Solving
5 138 (13.19%) Scrum
6 134 (12.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 124 (11.85%) ITIL
8 120 (11.47%) Software Engineering
9 114 (10.90%) Migration
9 114 (10.90%) TDD
10 105 (10.04%) Mentoring
11 86 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (6.79%) BDD
12 71 (6.79%) Open Source
13 62 (5.93%) Test Automation
14 58 (5.54%) Microservices
15 55 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
15 55 (5.26%) Configuration Management
16 53 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
17 52 (4.97%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 356 (34.03%) SQL
2 334 (31.93%) C#
3 210 (20.08%) JavaScript
4 125 (11.95%) PowerShell
5 112 (10.71%) Python
6 99 (9.46%) Java
7 71 (6.79%) Ruby
8 60 (5.74%) Bash Shell
9 49 (4.68%) T-SQL
10 24 (2.29%) C++
11 21 (2.01%) PHP
12 19 (1.82%) Perl
12 19 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 18 (1.72%) Groovy
13 18 (1.72%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.34%) Go
14 14 (1.34%) Scala
15 10 (0.96%) VB
16 9 (0.86%) Java 8
17 8 (0.76%) ES6
Qualifications
1 73 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (5.35%) Degree
3 55 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (4.11%) CCNA
5 39 (3.73%) CCNP
6 25 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (2.39%) MCSE
7 22 (2.10%) MCSA
8 17 (1.63%) CISSP
9 14 (1.34%) Security Cleared
10 13 (1.24%) CCIE
10 13 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (1.05%) SANS
12 10 (0.96%) HND
13 9 (0.86%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.76%) CISA
14 8 (0.76%) CISM
14 8 (0.76%) SSCP
15 6 (0.57%) RHCE
15 6 (0.57%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 36 (3.44%) SLA
3 35 (3.35%) QA
4 27 (2.58%) Cyber Essentials
5 13 (1.24%) GDPR
6 7 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.19%) PMO
10 1 (0.096%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 217 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 115 (10.99%) Hyper-V
3 114 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (9.75%) Docker
5 36 (3.44%) XenApp
6 26 (2.49%) vSphere
7 23 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
8 16 (1.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 16 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (1.24%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.96%) Xen
11 7 (0.67%) Firmware
11 7 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.096%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.096%) HDFS
13 1 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.096%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 75 (7.17%) Puppet
2 72 (6.88%) Terraform
3 71 (6.79%) Kubernetes
4 50 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (4.68%) Ansible
5 49 (4.68%) SCCM
6 31 (2.96%) SCOM
7 24 (2.29%) WSUS
8 21 (2.01%) Rancher
9 15 (1.43%) Cobbler
9 15 (1.43%) Tivoli
10 13 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
11 12 (1.15%) CFEngine
12 11 (1.05%) Grafana
12 11 (1.05%) Nessus
13 10 (0.96%) NetBackup
14 9 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
15 8 (0.76%) Consul
15 8 (0.76%) Nagios
15 8 (0.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 509 (48.66%) Microsoft
2 214 (20.46%) VMware
3 118 (11.28%) Cisco
4 109 (10.42%) Google
5 68 (6.50%) Citrix
6 52 (4.97%) Veeam
7 48 (4.59%) Oracle
8 44 (4.21%) IBM
9 34 (3.25%) CheckPoint
10 30 (2.87%) HP
11 25 (2.39%) Dell
12 24 (2.29%) Tableau
13 21 (2.01%) Symantec
14 20 (1.91%) Meraki
15 19 (1.82%) Rackspace
16 18 (1.72%) NetApp
17 16 (1.53%) Brocade
18 15 (1.43%) Juniper
18 15 (1.43%) SolarWinds
19 14 (1.34%) EnterpriseDB