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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 115 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £54,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -8.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £37,500 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
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
1659 1406 1484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.29% 95.13% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1220 1256
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) OLAP
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Lync
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) MDX
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) COM

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) OLAP
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MDX
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft