The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 122 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 13 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.40% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Microsoft Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2122 2021 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.10% 93.65% 93.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1808 1823 1346
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (72.22%) Lync
4 25 (69.44%) Windows
4 25 (69.44%) VMware
5 24 (66.67%) MCSE
5 24 (66.67%) MCITP
6 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
7 21 (58.33%) MCTS
8 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (41.67%) Office 365
10 15 (41.67%) Project Management
11 14 (38.89%) Migration
11 14 (38.89%) Unified Communications
12 13 (36.11%) Technical Analysis
12 13 (36.11%) SAN
12 13 (36.11%) MCSA
12 13 (36.11%) NAS
12 13 (36.11%) Office Communications Server
12 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (36.11%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (36.11%) Degree
13 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
13 10 (27.78%) Citrix
14 8 (22.22%) CCA
14 8 (22.22%) Citrix Certification

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 26 (72.22%) Lync
2 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (36.11%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Unified Communications
2 13 (36.11%) SAN
2 13 (36.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Project Management
2 14 (38.89%) Migration
3 13 (36.11%) Technical Architecture
3 13 (36.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) ETL
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (66.67%) MCSE
2 24 (66.67%) MCITP
3 21 (58.33%) MCTS
4 13 (36.11%) MCSA
4 13 (36.11%) Degree
5 8 (22.22%) CCEE
5 8 (22.22%) CCA
5 8 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.56%) ACCA
7 2 (5.56%) CIMA
7 2 (5.56%) AAT
System Software
1 28 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (63.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.56%) SCDPM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
2 2 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) VMware
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
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