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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 127 126 130
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.48% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 3
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +5.26%
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
2295 2135 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.25% 93.15% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1694 1561
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 36 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
6 15 (39.47%) SCCM
7 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
9 12 (31.58%) Migration
10 11 (28.95%) Lync
10 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (23.68%) Terminal Server
12 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (18.42%) MCSE
13 7 (18.42%) CRM
13 7 (18.42%) Citrix
13 7 (18.42%) VMware
13 7 (18.42%) Clustering
13 7 (18.42%) MCITP
13 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 11 (28.95%) Lync
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) IPv6
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) VLAN
2 4 (10.53%) IPv4
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (5.26%) ROLAP
6 2 (5.26%) Star Schema
6 2 (5.26%) DB2
6 2 (5.26%) OLAP
General
1 2 (5.26%) Electronics
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
1 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) JSON
1 6 (15.79%) jQuery
2 4 (10.53%) MDX
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.26%) DTV
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.53%) UNIX
5 4 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (31.58%) Migration
3 7 (18.42%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) ETL
4 4 (10.53%) Data Management
4 4 (10.53%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) ERP
6 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Change Control
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
1 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.53%) Perl
2 4 (10.53%) Python
2 4 (10.53%) Ruby
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) MCITP
2 7 (18.42%) MCSE
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (23.68%) Terminal Server
4 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (10.53%) Xen
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) SCCM
2 7 (18.42%) WSUS
3 4 (10.53%) SCOM
4 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
4 3 (7.89%) SCOrch
4 3 (7.89%) SCSM
5 2 (5.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Citrix
2 7 (18.42%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Teradata
4 2 (5.26%) Netezza
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Websense
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