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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 5 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 8.33% 60.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 33.33% 80.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Median salary £30,000 £37,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -26.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

The demand trend of job ads across the Rochester region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Rochester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
1 1 (33.33%) VMware