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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 777 753 707
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 154 183 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 122 167 242
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -4.76%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -34 71 £65,000 +10.63% 27
South East +49 36 £55,000 - 11
East of England +16 17 £44,000 +3.52%
West Midlands -14 9 £26,500 -47.00% 1
North West +13 7 £62,500 +31.57% 8
East Midlands -2 5 £45,000 -6.73% 3
South West -8 3 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Yorkshire +11 2 £62,500 +13.63%
Midlands -1 2 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Microsoft Consultant
UK

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 282 (94.63%) Microsoft
2 133 (44.63%) SQL Server
3 128 (42.95%) MS Excel
4 107 (35.91%) Business Intelligence
5 98 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 93 (31.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 87 (29.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 87 (29.19%) SQL
8 70 (23.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 64 (21.48%) Presales
9 64 (21.48%) CRM
10 62 (20.81%) .NET
10 62 (20.81%) Dynamics CRM
11 61 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
12 58 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
13 56 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
14 55 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 54 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
16 52 (17.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 52 (17.45%) Dynamics NAV
17 51 (17.11%) Windows
18 50 (16.78%) Data Modelling
19 48 (16.11%) SQL Server 2014
20 44 (14.77%) Finance
21 41 (13.76%) Active Directory
22 39 (13.09%) C#
23 38 (12.75%) JavaScript
24 36 (12.08%) ERP
25 35 (11.74%) SharePoint
25 35 (11.74%) PerformancePoint

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 35 (11.74%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.37%) Skype for Business
3 15 (5.03%) MS Exchange
4 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.01%) IIS
7 3 (1.01%) MS Project Server
7 3 (1.01%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 128 (42.95%) MS Excel
2 33 (11.07%) MS Office
3 17 (5.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 62 (20.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (17.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 34 (11.41%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (3.02%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (23.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (10.74%) Office 365
3 12 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.03%) IaaS
4 8 (2.68%) PaaS
5 7 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.01%) SaaS
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.34%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Firewall
2 3 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.01%) DNS
2 3 (1.01%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.67%) Skype
3 2 (0.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.67%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.34%) Wireless
4 1 (0.34%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (44.63%) SQL Server
2 98 (32.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 93 (31.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (29.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 61 (20.47%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (19.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (17.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 48 (16.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (11.74%) PerformancePoint
10 27 (9.06%) Relational Database
11 26 (8.72%) OLAP
12 23 (7.72%) Power BI
13 19 (6.38%) Big Data
13 19 (6.38%) HDInsight
13 19 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (6.04%) QlikView
15 17 (5.70%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (5.70%) OLAP Cube
15 17 (5.70%) Oracle OLAP
16 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.01%) MorphX
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (14.77%) Finance
2 23 (7.72%) Manufacturing
3 22 (7.38%) Retail
4 20 (6.71%) Advertising
5 10 (3.36%) Marketing
6 6 (2.01%) Local Government
6 6 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.34%) Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Electronics
9 2 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (20.81%) .NET
2 32 (10.74%) XML
3 31 (10.40%) HTML
4 27 (9.06%) MDX
5 13 (4.36%) ASP.NET
6 12 (4.03%) D3.js
7 9 (3.02%) .NET Framework
7 9 (3.02%) Ajax
7 9 (3.02%) XSL
8 4 (1.34%) Middleware
8 4 (1.34%) WCF
8 4 (1.34%) Web Services
9 3 (1.01%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.67%) EDI
10 2 (0.67%) REST
11 1 (0.34%) CGI
11 1 (0.34%) COM
11 1 (0.34%) HTML5
11 1 (0.34%) SOAP
11 1 (0.34%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.03%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.03%) Neural Network
2 12 (4.03%) Visualisation
3 9 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.35%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.01%) Chemistry
5 6 (2.01%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.01%) Physics
5 6 (2.01%) Statistics
6 5 (1.68%) PKI
6 5 (1.68%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (17.11%) Windows
2 27 (9.06%) Windows Server
3 26 (8.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (6.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (35.91%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (21.48%) CRM
2 64 (21.48%) Presales
3 56 (18.79%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (16.78%) Data Modelling
5 36 (12.08%) ERP
6 33 (11.07%) Business Analysis
7 29 (9.73%) Analytics
8 28 (9.40%) Data Analysis
9 27 (9.06%) Data Mapping
9 27 (9.06%) Migration
10 26 (8.72%) Kimball Methodology
11 21 (7.05%) ETL
12 19 (6.38%) Machine Learning
13 18 (6.04%) Data Migration
13 18 (6.04%) UML
14 15 (5.03%) ITIL
14 15 (5.03%) Scrum
15 14 (4.70%) Performance Management
15 14 (4.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (29.19%) SQL
2 39 (13.09%) C#
3 38 (12.75%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.04%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.70%) PL/SQL
5 17 (5.70%) VBA
6 13 (4.36%) R
7 12 (4.03%) C
8 7 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.34%) X++
10 3 (1.01%) VB
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Java
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 55 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.05%) MCSE
3 14 (4.70%) Degree
3 14 (4.70%) MCITP
4 12 (4.03%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.03%) Security Cleared
5 11 (3.69%) MCTS
6 6 (2.01%) MCP
7 5 (1.68%) MCSA
8 4 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.01%) MCSD
9 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.01%) PMP
9 3 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.67%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.67%) VCP6
11 1 (0.34%) CCNP Voice
11 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.34%) CISSP
11 1 (0.34%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 41 (13.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.04%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.34%) vCloud
4 4 (1.34%) vSphere
5 3 (1.01%) XenApp
5 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.67%) Xen
7 1 (0.34%) Docker
7 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (6.04%) SCOM
2 10 (3.36%) SCCM
3 7 (2.35%) SCVMM
4 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (1.68%) SCDPM
4 5 (1.68%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.34%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.67%) SCSM
6 2 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.67%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 282 (94.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.41%) Oracle
3 25 (8.39%) VMware
4 18 (6.04%) Tableau
5 17 (5.70%) Citrix
6 11 (3.69%) Cisco
7 9 (3.02%) Hitachi
8 6 (2.01%) SAP
9 4 (1.34%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.34%) HP
10 3 (1.01%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.01%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.01%) NetApp
10 3 (1.01%) NetSuite
10 3 (1.01%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.67%) Dell
11 2 (0.67%) IBM
11 2 (0.67%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.67%) Symantec
12 1 (0.34%) BT
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