The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 60.00% - 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 75.00% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 80.00% 25.00% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +163.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 7 (43.75%) WinForms
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (43.75%) MSTest
4 7 (43.75%) MVVM
4 7 (43.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (43.75%) Moq
4 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Kanban
4 7 (43.75%) Spring.NET
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) NUnit
4 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 7 (43.75%) WPF
4 7 (43.75%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (43.75%) Ninject
4 7 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
4 7 (43.75%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MSTest
1 7 (43.75%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (43.75%) Moq
1 7 (43.75%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) WinForms
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) Spring.NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (43.75%) WCF
2 7 (43.75%) WPF
2 7 (43.75%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (43.75%) Ninject
2 7 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (43.75%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) MVVM
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Kanban
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 4 (25.00%) OOD
3 4 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Red Gate
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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