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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 177 159 174
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 12 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.49% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.52% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 20
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,400 £41,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Lync
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) OLAP
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Yammer
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) AppSense
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, certifications, travel, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago