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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 691 580 682
Rank change year-on-year
-111 +102
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 208 290 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 187 247 194
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
102296 98200 103450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85621 81449 89566
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -47 98 £60,000 - 17
South East +5 53 £55,000 - 12
Yorkshire -26 15 £55,000 +10.00% 8
West Midlands 0 14 £50,000 -9.09% 9
North West -31 8 £55,000 +32.53% 4
East Midlands +18 7 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South West -26 6 £47,500 +7.95% 8
North East -12 4 £60,000 +20.00% 4
East of England -17 4 £43,750 -20.45%
Midlands +6 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Microsoft Consultant
UK

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 428 (97.94%) Microsoft
2 204 (46.68%) MS Excel
3 153 (35.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 133 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 121 (27.69%) SQL Server
6 117 (26.77%) Windows
7 116 (26.54%) Lync
8 114 (26.09%) SharePoint
9 113 (25.86%) MCSE
10 112 (25.63%) MCITP
11 106 (24.26%) CRM
12 102 (23.34%) Dynamics CRM
13 87 (19.91%) SQL
14 85 (19.45%) MS Exchange
15 81 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
16 80 (18.31%) Office 365
17 79 (18.08%) Hyper-V
18 75 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
19 74 (16.93%) .NET
20 67 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 65 (14.87%) MCTS
22 63 (14.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 62 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 58 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
25 51 (11.67%) SCCM
25 51 (11.67%) C#
25 51 (11.67%) VMware
26 50 (11.44%) Finance
27 47 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
28 46 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 116 (26.54%) Lync
2 114 (26.09%) SharePoint
3 85 (19.45%) MS Exchange
4 75 (17.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 58 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (6.41%) Office Communications Server
7 28 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2003
8 24 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
9 15 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (2.06%) IIS
11 6 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.46%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.23%) CMS
15 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 204 (46.68%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.03%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS Project
3 3 (0.69%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 102 (23.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
2 41 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.23%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 80 (18.31%) Office 365
2 38 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.14%) IaaS
4 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.07%) Unified Communications
2 33 (7.55%) SAN
3 18 (4.12%) NAS
4 16 (3.66%) DNS
4 16 (3.66%) VoIP
5 7 (1.60%) DHCP
6 5 (1.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.14%) VPN
6 5 (1.14%) iSCSI
6 5 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (0.92%) Internet
7 4 (0.92%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.69%) PBX
9 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.46%) Firewall
9 2 (0.46%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.23%) IPsec
10 1 (0.23%) VLAN
10 1 (0.23%) PPTP
10 1 (0.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 67 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 63 (14.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 62 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (5.03%) OLAP
8 18 (4.12%) Relational Database
9 13 (2.97%) RDBMS
10 12 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (2.52%) QlikView
11 11 (2.52%) Big Data
12 10 (2.29%) PerformancePoint
13 9 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 5 (1.14%) DB2
16 3 (0.69%) Informix
16 3 (0.69%) Ingres
16 3 (0.69%) Star Schema
16 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 50 (11.44%) Finance
2 27 (6.18%) Advertising
3 23 (5.26%) Retail
4 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.60%) Marketing
6 5 (1.14%) French Language
6 5 (1.14%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.14%) General Ledger
7 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.46%) Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.23%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (16.93%) .NET
2 18 (4.12%) ASP.NET
3 13 (2.97%) MDX
4 11 (2.52%) jQuery
5 10 (2.29%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.83%) HTML
6 8 (1.83%) Application Packaging
7 7 (1.60%) D3.js
8 6 (1.37%) JSON
8 6 (1.37%) Web Services
8 6 (1.37%) XML
9 4 (0.92%) SAML
10 2 (0.46%) WinForms
10 2 (0.46%) COM
11 1 (0.23%) CSS
11 1 (0.23%) Ajax
11 1 (0.23%) HTML5
11 1 (0.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (0.23%) Razor View Engine
11 1 (0.23%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.20%) Visualisation
3 11 (2.52%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.52%) Neural Network
4 7 (1.60%) PKI
5 6 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.14%) Clustering
6 5 (1.14%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.92%) FMCG
8 2 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.23%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.23%) Life Science
9 1 (0.23%) Blog
9 1 (0.23%) iPad
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 117 (26.77%) Windows
2 47 (10.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 17 (3.89%) Windows 8
5 17 (3.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (24.26%) CRM
2 81 (18.54%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (10.53%) Migration
4 45 (10.30%) Project Management
5 31 (7.09%) ETL
6 27 (6.18%) Business Analysis
6 27 (6.18%) Kimball Methodology
7 26 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (4.58%) Scrum
10 19 (4.35%) ERP
11 18 (4.12%) Technical Analysis
12 17 (3.89%) Mentoring
12 17 (3.89%) Workflow
13 16 (3.66%) Information Management
14 15 (3.43%) Waterfall
15 14 (3.20%) Analytics
15 14 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (2.75%) Identity Management
17 11 (2.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (19.91%) SQL
2 51 (11.67%) C#
3 34 (7.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.52%) R
6 8 (1.83%) PowerShell
6 8 (1.83%) C
7 2 (0.46%) Java
7 2 (0.46%) VB
7 2 (0.46%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 153 (35.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (25.86%) MCSE
3 112 (25.63%) MCITP
4 65 (14.87%) MCTS
5 39 (8.92%) Degree
6 38 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 38 (8.70%) MCSA
7 36 (8.24%) SC Cleared
8 25 (5.72%) CCA
8 25 (5.72%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (3.89%) CCEE
9 17 (3.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 13 (2.97%) CIMA
11 12 (2.75%) MCSD
12 11 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.29%) AAT
14 9 (2.06%) CCIA
15 8 (1.83%) CCAA
15 8 (1.83%) ACCA
15 8 (1.83%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.52%) SLA
2 6 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 133 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 79 (18.08%) Hyper-V
3 37 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (4.81%) XenDesktop
5 14 (3.20%) XenApp
6 8 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.60%) Terminal Server
8 5 (1.14%) UAG
9 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.69%) XenServer
11 2 (0.46%) vSphere
11 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.23%) Xen
12 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 51 (11.67%) SCCM
2 31 (7.09%) SCVMM
3 26 (5.95%) SCOM
4 13 (2.97%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.69%) SCSM
6 3 (0.69%) WSUS
7 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 428 (97.94%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.67%) VMware
3 38 (8.70%) Citrix
4 22 (5.03%) Oracle
5 17 (3.89%) Hitachi
6 12 (2.75%) Tableau
7 11 (2.52%) Cisco
7 11 (2.52%) SAP
8 9 (2.06%) HP
9 5 (1.14%) IBM
10 4 (0.92%) Sybase
11 3 (0.69%) Dell
11 3 (0.69%) NetApp
11 3 (0.69%) Juniper
11 3 (0.69%) Siebel
11 3 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.46%) Symantec
12 2 (0.46%) Teradata
12 2 (0.46%) Netezza
12 2 (0.46%) F5
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