The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochester with a requirement for Microsoft Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certification
Kent / Rochester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochester 83.33% 28.57% 5.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 90.91% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +56.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  

Microsoft Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Rochester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Rochester 91.67% 57.14% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 3
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Rochester citing Microsoft Certification as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Certification 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 in Rochester.

Salary trend for Microsoft Certification in Rochester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) Node.js
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (100.00%) React
2 5 (50.00%) iManage
2 5 (50.00%) Power BI
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (50.00%) LexisNexis
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Practice Management
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum

Microsoft Certification
Co-occurring 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (50.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) Node.js
1 10 (100.00%) React
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Document Management
2 5 (50.00%) Practice Management
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) iManage
2 5 (50.00%) LexisNexis