The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 188 154 162
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 4 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.095% 0.62% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.65% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 29
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £34,300 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Microsoft Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3960 3525 4178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.49% 94.86% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3074 3749
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 7 (53.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) COM
6 1 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (7.69%) Cognos
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Informatica
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (23.08%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) AppSense
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + car, bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + home working, bonus, certifications
Posted: 23 days ago