The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 108 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.093% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.097% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £44,600 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1565 1030 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.60% 95.72% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 595 1039
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,460
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £61,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Microsoft Consultant
Scotland

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) MDX
3 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (11.11%) SaaS
6 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos
4 1 (11.11%) Informatica