The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Rochester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank - 6 2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester - 6.25% 37.50%
As % of the Vendors category - 11.11% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 25.00% 56.25% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 15
Average salary £50,000 £19,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+163.15% -52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Kent

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rochester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rochester

Microsoft
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochester region citing Microsoft 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.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochester region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification