The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certification
Rank 7 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 4 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 30.77% 14.29% 58.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 50.00% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
Microsoft Certification
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochester region.

Qualifications Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 76.92% 28.57% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 20
Average salary £31,500 £20,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.50% -42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,583 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Rochester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Rochester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Rochester region.

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Rochester

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochester region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochester region citing Microsoft Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL