The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 637 630 672
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 273 230 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 236 210 202
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Microsoft Consultant
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -64 92 £60,000 +9.09% 32
South East +12 83 £55,000 +4.76% 13
West Midlands +13 25 £51,250 +2.50% 5
North West +5 19 £45,000 -13.04% 5
Yorkshire -28 19 £45,000 - 2
East of England -8 12 £47,500 - 3
South West -3 7 £55,000 +29.41%
East Midlands -22 7 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Midlands -5 3 £62,500 +25.00%
North East -7 2 £26,500 -49.52% 1
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Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 473 (96.93%) Microsoft
2 262 (53.69%) MS Excel
3 191 (39.14%) SQL Server
4 182 (37.30%) Windows
5 166 (34.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 163 (33.40%) Active Directory
7 142 (29.10%) Business Intelligence
8 129 (26.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 128 (26.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 111 (22.75%) Hyper-V
11 110 (22.54%) MCITP
12 108 (22.13%) MS Exchange
13 104 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 103 (21.11%) CRM
15 102 (20.90%) MCSE
16 101 (20.70%) Lync
17 96 (19.67%) SharePoint
18 95 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
19 88 (18.03%) Dynamics CRM
20 84 (17.21%) Migration
21 77 (15.78%) Exchange Server 2010
22 75 (15.37%) SCCM
23 74 (15.16%) SQL Server 2008
24 73 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2013
25 70 (14.34%) ETL
25 70 (14.34%) Office 365
26 67 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
27 66 (13.52%) Data Warehouse
28 65 (13.32%) SCOM
29 62 (12.70%) VMware

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 108 (22.13%) MS Exchange
2 101 (20.70%) Lync
3 96 (19.67%) SharePoint
4 77 (15.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 51 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 51 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (4.71%) IIS
8 20 (4.10%) Office Communications Server
9 16 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.84%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.82%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.20%) GroupWise
Applications
1 262 (53.69%) MS Excel
2 54 (11.07%) MS Office
3 10 (2.05%) PowerPivot
4 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 88 (18.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (9.84%) Dynamics AX
3 30 (6.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.64%) Dynamics GP
5 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.20%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 70 (14.34%) Office 365
2 25 (5.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.84%) IaaS
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.25%) Unified Communications
2 49 (10.04%) SAN
3 35 (7.17%) TCP/IP
4 33 (6.76%) DNS
5 24 (4.92%) Firewall
6 22 (4.51%) DHCP
7 21 (4.30%) NAS
8 16 (3.28%) IPv6
9 11 (2.25%) Kerberos
10 10 (2.05%) iSCSI
10 10 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (1.84%) VPN
11 9 (1.84%) VoIP
12 8 (1.64%) WAN
13 4 (0.82%) Internet
13 4 (0.82%) MPLS
13 4 (0.82%) LAN
14 3 (0.61%) NetScaler
14 3 (0.61%) S/MIME
14 3 (0.61%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (39.14%) SQL Server
2 129 (26.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 128 (26.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 74 (15.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (13.52%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (8.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 43 (8.81%) PerformancePoint
9 37 (7.58%) Relational Database
10 35 (7.17%) OLAP
11 29 (5.94%) RDBMS
12 16 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (3.28%) Data Mining
13 14 (2.87%) Star Schema
14 8 (1.64%) QlikView
15 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database
15 5 (1.02%) OLTP
16 4 (0.82%) EDRMS
16 4 (0.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (3.07%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.82%) FrontPage
3 4 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (10.45%) Finance
2 26 (5.33%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.30%) Advertising
4 17 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.07%) Publishing
6 13 (2.66%) Retail
7 11 (2.25%) Banking
8 5 (1.02%) Marketing
9 4 (0.82%) Electronics
9 4 (0.82%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.84%) .NET
2 27 (5.53%) ASP.NET
3 22 (4.51%) MDX
4 21 (4.30%) Web Services
5 16 (3.28%) XML
6 14 (2.87%) HTML
6 14 (2.87%) CSS
7 13 (2.66%) WSDL
8 10 (2.05%) SAML
9 5 (1.02%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.61%) jQuery
10 3 (0.61%) Silverlight
10 3 (0.61%) WCF
10 3 (0.61%) JSON
10 3 (0.61%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.41%) COM
11 2 (0.41%) WPF
11 2 (0.41%) REST
12 1 (0.20%) Razor View Engine
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.30%) PKI
2 16 (3.28%) Clustering
3 9 (1.84%) Replication
4 8 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.64%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.02%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.82%) DTV
7 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.41%) EPoS
9 2 (0.41%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 182 (37.30%) Windows
2 95 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (4.71%) Windows 8
6 19 (3.89%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.84%) Linux
8 5 (1.02%) UNIX
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (29.10%) Business Intelligence
2 103 (21.11%) CRM
3 84 (17.21%) Migration
4 70 (14.34%) ETL
5 44 (9.02%) Project Management
6 36 (7.38%) Kimball Methodology
7 28 (5.74%) ERP
8 20 (4.10%) Information Management
9 18 (3.69%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (3.69%) ITIL
10 16 (3.28%) Business Analysis
10 16 (3.28%) Logistics
11 15 (3.07%) Data Protection
12 14 (2.87%) Dimensional Modelling
12 14 (2.87%) Technical Analysis
12 14 (2.87%) MOF
13 13 (2.66%) Service Delivery
13 13 (2.66%) Validation
13 13 (2.66%) Data Management
14 12 (2.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.30%) SQL
2 39 (7.99%) C#
3 14 (2.87%) T-SQL
4 11 (2.25%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (0.82%) VBA
8 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.61%) Perl
8 3 (0.61%) Java
8 3 (0.61%) Python
8 3 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 166 (34.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 110 (22.54%) MCITP
3 102 (20.90%) MCSE
4 48 (9.84%) MCTS
5 45 (9.22%) Degree
6 33 (6.76%) MCSA
7 17 (3.48%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 9 (1.84%) MCP
9 8 (1.64%) Security Cleared
10 7 (1.43%) MCSM
10 7 (1.43%) CCA
10 7 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.23%) MCDBA
11 6 (1.23%) MCSD
12 5 (1.02%) CCAA
12 5 (1.02%) MCT
12 5 (1.02%) CCEA
12 5 (1.02%) ACCA
12 5 (1.02%) CIMA
13 4 (0.82%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 163 (33.40%) Active Directory
2 111 (22.75%) Hyper-V
3 53 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (6.56%) Forefront TMG
5 29 (5.94%) UAG
6 24 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (2.46%) XenApp
8 10 (2.05%) ISA Server
8 10 (2.05%) XenDesktop
8 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (1.43%) Xen
10 5 (1.02%) vSphere
11 4 (0.82%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.82%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.41%) XenServer
12 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 75 (15.37%) SCCM
2 65 (13.32%) SCOM
3 44 (9.02%) SCVMM
4 17 (3.48%) SCOrch
5 16 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 14 (2.87%) SCSM
7 9 (1.84%) SCDPM
8 5 (1.02%) WSUS
9 4 (0.82%) MOM
9 4 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.20%) MIIS
Vendors
1 473 (96.93%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.70%) VMware
3 36 (7.38%) Citrix
4 28 (5.74%) Hitachi
5 16 (3.28%) Cisco
6 15 (3.07%) NetApp
7 14 (2.87%) Juniper
7 14 (2.87%) EMC
8 13 (2.66%) Websense
8 13 (2.66%) Oracle
9 10 (2.05%) SAP
10 9 (1.84%) Symantec
11 8 (1.64%) Cognos
12 7 (1.43%) Avaya
12 7 (1.43%) HP
13 5 (1.02%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.02%) Lotus
14 4 (0.82%) Veritas
14 4 (0.82%) Informatica
14 4 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
South East
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
IT HR
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 30% bonus, car, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT HR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + home based, car allowance, bupa!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT HR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Training & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £45,000+
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus, healthcare, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £75000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago