The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 112 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Microsoft Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1464 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.21% 95.00% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1284 1698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Line Management
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Analytics
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Line Management
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Logistics
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft