The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 100 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £46,250 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.47% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +5.26%
Microsoft Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1231 1033 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.55% 94.42% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 731 656 580
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Glasgow

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos