The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 - 161 152
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 0 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 12
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
Microsoft Consultant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2967 3487 3106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.71% 94.81% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2276 2048
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Scotland

Microsoft Consultant
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP