The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 46 66 58
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.81% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.21% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.52%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Microsoft Consultant
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
363 466 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.58% 97.90% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 288 413 370
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Liverpool

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (60.00%) ACCA
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) CIPFA
2 3 (60.00%) CIMA
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) ICAEW
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Migration

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) ACCA
2 3 (60.00%) CIPFA
2 3 (60.00%) CIMA
2 3 (60.00%) ICAEW
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware