The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 211 181 202
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 4 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.57% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.61% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 23
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,250 £62,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
Microsoft Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4676 5082 5089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.61% 93.04% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3656 4071
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Microsoft Consultant
South East

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Microsoft Consultant in their job title 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 with Microsoft Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (10.00%) SAML
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) Kerberos

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Microsoft Consultant in their job title 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 with Microsoft Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) SAML
2 1 (10.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) WF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITSM
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (10.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow