The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 223 247 245
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 7 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 15
Average salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £44,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £53,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.50% -4.76%
Microsoft Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5497 6371 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.10% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4652 5081 5504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 5 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Cheshire - 1 £44,000 - 5
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (42.86%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) ERP
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (14.29%) Advertising
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) PaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) IaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
7 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.14%) Skype
8 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (7.14%) Yammer
8 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) WAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Presales
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Hitachi
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Car/car allowance, Overtime
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 11 days ago
Northwich
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 24 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car, Certified Training, Overtime
Posted: 26 days ago