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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 197 202 220
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 28 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 7
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,800 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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
5455 5174 5246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.19% 93.01% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 4042 4374
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -1 16 £50,000 -14.89% 1
Windsor - 4 £35,000 -
Newbury -3 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
South East

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 64 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 34 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 28 (42.42%) Windows
6 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 23 (34.85%) CRM
7 23 (34.85%) Dynamics CRM
7 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
10 19 (28.79%) SharePoint
10 19 (28.79%) SCCM
10 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (27.27%) C#
12 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (25.76%) SQL
12 17 (25.76%) .NET
13 16 (24.24%) MS Office
13 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (22.73%) XML
14 15 (22.73%) HTML
14 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
14 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (21.21%) Lync
15 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (19.70%) MCSE

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (28.79%) SharePoint
3 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (21.21%) Lync
4 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 16 (24.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (34.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.12%) Office 365
3 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) IPv6
2 4 (6.06%) Firewall
2 4 (6.06%) VLAN
2 4 (6.06%) IPv4
3 3 (4.55%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.03%) DHCP
4 2 (3.03%) SAN
4 2 (3.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) PBX
5 1 (1.52%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (28.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (3.03%) ROLAP
8 2 (3.03%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.03%) DB2
8 2 (3.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
1 6 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (7.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.76%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) XML
2 15 (22.73%) HTML
3 11 (16.67%) WSDL
3 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 5 (7.58%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) JSON
5 4 (6.06%) MDX
6 1 (1.52%) SAML
6 1 (1.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.03%) PKI
3 2 (3.03%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) EPoS
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) UNIX
5 4 (6.06%) Linux
6 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) CRM
2 14 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (18.18%) Migration
4 11 (16.67%) Validation
5 4 (6.06%) Master Data Management
5 4 (6.06%) Data Management
5 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.06%) ETL
5 4 (6.06%) Workflow
6 3 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.03%) Inmon Methodology
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.52%) Line Management
8 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.52%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.52%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.52%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) C#
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.06%) Perl
4 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.06%) Python
4 4 (6.06%) Ruby
4 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.70%) MCITP
2 13 (19.70%) MCSE
3 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (4.55%) MCTS
5 2 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.06%) Xen
6 3 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (4.55%) UAG
7 2 (3.03%) XenApp
7 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) SCCM
2 7 (10.61%) SCOM
2 7 (10.61%) WSUS
3 4 (6.06%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.55%) SCOrch
4 3 (4.55%) SCSM
5 2 (3.03%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.52%) MOM
6 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Citrix
2 7 (10.61%) VMware
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Teradata
4 2 (3.03%) Netezza
5 1 (1.52%) Juniper
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec
5 1 (1.52%) Websense
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