The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 133 133 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.42% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.46% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Average salary £71,250 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,250 £59,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
Microsoft Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2097 2196 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.63% 92.54% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1550 1717
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) French Language
4 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (16.67%) WF
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) German Language
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) French Language
1 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WF
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) X++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow