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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 116 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.26% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.27% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £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
1753 1464 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.95% 94.09% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1280 1349
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,525 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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
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 27 January 2015.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (44.44%) Lync
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) OLAP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) MCTS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Degree

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Lync
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) NAS
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) OLAP
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) MCTS
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware