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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 141 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.89% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.96% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 15
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2175 2179 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.83% 92.61% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1585 1676
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,874 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 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
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) WF
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) X++
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) DHTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) WF
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) OOP
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
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#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle