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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 80.00% 57.14% 42.86%
As % of the Vendors category 92.31% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,583 £23,750 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £36,000
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
13 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 86.67% 71.43% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 12
Average salary £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,925 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (18.75%) Power BI
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 20000

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) GIS
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Power View
3 3 (18.75%) Power BI
3 3 (18.75%) PowerPivot
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (12.50%) Moq
2 2 (12.50%) MSTest
2 2 (12.50%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (25.00%) Ajax
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (12.50%) Ninject
3 2 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (12.50%) Spring.NET
3 2 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
3 2 (12.50%) WinForms
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
1 6 (37.50%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Server Patching
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) MVVM
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) ESRI
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
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