The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 662 623 663
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 212 233 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 176 217 206
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
Microsoft Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -64 77 £55,000 -8.33% 30
South East +23 64 £50,000 -9.09% 8
West Midlands -6 15 £50,000 -4.76% 8
North West -17 15 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Yorkshire -25 11 £45,000 +20.00% 3
East of England -19 10 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East Midlands 0 4 £46,250 -7.50% 3
South West -36 2 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Microsoft Consultant
UK

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 530 (97.97%) Microsoft
2 255 (47.13%) MS Excel
3 178 (32.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 176 (32.53%) Active Directory
5 165 (30.50%) SQL Server
6 157 (29.02%) Windows
7 139 (25.69%) CRM
8 131 (24.21%) Dynamics CRM
9 129 (23.84%) Lync
10 123 (22.74%) Hyper-V
10 123 (22.74%) MCSE
11 121 (22.37%) MCITP
12 114 (21.07%) MS Exchange
13 107 (19.78%) SharePoint
14 104 (19.22%) SQL
15 103 (19.04%) Office 365
16 99 (18.30%) Exchange Server 2013
17 82 (15.16%) .NET
18 81 (14.97%) SCCM
18 81 (14.97%) Exchange Server 2010
19 80 (14.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 74 (13.68%) Finance
21 72 (13.31%) VMware
22 70 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
22 70 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
23 68 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 67 (12.38%) Migration
24 67 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
25 65 (12.01%) MCTS
25 65 (12.01%) C#

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 129 (23.84%) Lync
2 114 (21.07%) MS Exchange
3 107 (19.78%) SharePoint
4 99 (18.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 81 (14.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 49 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 46 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (5.55%) Office Communications Server
9 25 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (3.14%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (2.77%) IIS
12 10 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.55%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 255 (47.13%) MS Excel
2 59 (10.91%) MS Office
3 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 131 (24.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (10.91%) Dynamics AX
3 49 (9.06%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 103 (19.04%) Office 365
2 34 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.11%) IaaS
5 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.17%) SAN
2 54 (9.98%) Unified Communications
3 39 (7.21%) DNS
4 27 (4.99%) NAS
5 13 (2.40%) iSCSI
5 13 (2.40%) Firewall
5 13 (2.40%) TCP/IP
6 12 (2.22%) DHCP
7 11 (2.03%) VPN
8 9 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (1.48%) IPv6
10 7 (1.29%) Kerberos
11 6 (1.11%) VoIP
11 6 (1.11%) VLAN
12 5 (0.92%) WAN
12 5 (0.92%) IPv4
12 5 (0.92%) Internet
13 4 (0.74%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.55%) PBX
15 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (30.50%) SQL Server
2 80 (14.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 68 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 35 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (5.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.77%) PerformancePoint
11 14 (2.59%) OLAP
12 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.66%) Star Schema
14 8 (1.48%) Data Mining
15 6 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (0.92%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.92%) DB2
17 4 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
17 4 (0.74%) MS Access
17 4 (0.74%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (2.03%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
2 4 (0.74%) FrontPage
2 4 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.37%) Hudson
4 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 74 (13.68%) Finance
2 32 (5.91%) Advertising
3 28 (5.18%) Manufacturing
4 19 (3.51%) Retail
5 14 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.85%) Marketing
7 8 (1.48%) Banking
8 4 (0.74%) Electronics
9 3 (0.55%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (15.16%) .NET
2 24 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.07%) HTML
4 19 (3.51%) Application Packaging
5 18 (3.33%) XML
6 16 (2.96%) MDX
7 12 (2.22%) CSS
8 11 (2.03%) WSDL
8 11 (2.03%) jQuery
9 10 (1.85%) Web Services
10 6 (1.11%) SAML
10 6 (1.11%) JSON
11 4 (0.74%) HTML5
11 4 (0.74%) Ajax
12 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.37%) WinForms
12 2 (0.37%) COM
13 1 (0.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 1 (0.18%) WCF
13 1 (0.18%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.77%) PKI
3 11 (2.03%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.48%) Clustering
5 6 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (0.74%) Data Integration
6 4 (0.74%) FMCG
6 4 (0.74%) Visualisation
6 4 (0.74%) DTV
6 4 (0.74%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.37%) Replication
7 2 (0.37%) EPoS
8 1 (0.18%) NHS
8 1 (0.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.18%) Blog
8 1 (0.18%) iPad
8 1 (0.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 157 (29.02%) Windows
2 70 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 67 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (2.77%) Windows 7
5 15 (2.77%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.92%) UNIX
6 5 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (25.69%) CRM
2 70 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
3 67 (12.38%) Migration
4 49 (9.06%) Project Management
5 43 (7.95%) Business Analysis
6 34 (6.28%) ETL
7 29 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
8 27 (4.99%) Technical Analysis
9 26 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
11 17 (3.14%) ITIL
12 15 (2.77%) Information Management
13 13 (2.40%) MOF
14 12 (2.22%) ERP
14 12 (2.22%) Identity Management
14 12 (2.22%) Workflow
14 12 (2.22%) Validation
14 12 (2.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 11 (2.03%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.03%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 104 (19.22%) SQL
2 65 (12.01%) C#
3 33 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 22 (4.07%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.77%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.92%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.92%) C
6 5 (0.92%) VBA
6 5 (0.92%) Python
6 5 (0.92%) Ruby
6 5 (0.92%) Perl
6 5 (0.92%) Java
7 4 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.18%) LINC
8 1 (0.18%) VB
8 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 178 (32.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 123 (22.74%) MCSE
3 121 (22.37%) MCITP
4 65 (12.01%) MCTS
5 64 (11.83%) Degree
6 43 (7.95%) MCSA
7 28 (5.18%) CCA
7 28 (5.18%) Citrix Certification
8 21 (3.88%) CIMA
8 21 (3.88%) AAT
9 19 (3.51%) CCAA
9 19 (3.51%) CCEA
10 10 (1.85%) ACCA
10 10 (1.85%) CCEE
11 9 (1.66%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 9 (1.66%) MCSD
12 7 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.11%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.74%) MOS
14 4 (0.74%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.03%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 176 (32.53%) Active Directory
2 123 (22.74%) Hyper-V
3 59 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (6.84%) XenDesktop
5 29 (5.36%) XenApp
6 19 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
8 11 (2.03%) Terminal Server
9 10 (1.85%) ISA Server
9 10 (1.85%) UAG
10 8 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.92%) Xen
11 5 (0.92%) XenServer
12 4 (0.74%) vSphere
13 2 (0.37%) VMware ESX
13 2 (0.37%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 81 (14.97%) SCCM
2 48 (8.87%) SCVMM
3 37 (6.84%) SCOM
4 14 (2.59%) SCOrch
5 12 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (1.85%) SCSM
7 7 (1.29%) WSUS
8 4 (0.74%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 530 (97.97%) Microsoft
2 72 (13.31%) VMware
3 47 (8.69%) Citrix
4 24 (4.44%) SAP
5 16 (2.96%) Hitachi
6 15 (2.77%) Oracle
7 10 (1.85%) HP
8 9 (1.66%) Cisco
9 6 (1.11%) NetApp
9 6 (1.11%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.92%) IBM
10 5 (0.92%) Juniper
11 4 (0.74%) Adobe
11 4 (0.74%) Sybase
11 4 (0.74%) Cognos
12 3 (0.55%) Siebel
12 3 (0.55%) Symantec
12 3 (0.55%) Websense
12 3 (0.55%) Lotus
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