The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 379 395 405
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 66 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 31
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
Berkshire +12 27 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Surrey +1 12 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £45,000 -26.82% 2
Hampshire -6 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Kent +5 2 £52,500 - 1
East Sussex -21 1 £31,500 -40.00%
Thames Valley - 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 160 (98.16%) Microsoft
2 91 (55.83%) MS Excel
3 75 (46.01%) SQL Server
4 59 (36.20%) SharePoint
5 53 (32.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 51 (31.29%) CRM
6 51 (31.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 49 (30.06%) Active Directory
8 47 (28.83%) .NET
9 41 (25.15%) C#
10 39 (23.93%) Windows
11 38 (23.31%) SQL
12 37 (22.70%) MS Exchange
13 36 (22.09%) Hyper-V
14 32 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (19.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2010
15 31 (19.02%) Office 365
15 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2013
16 29 (17.79%) MCITP
16 29 (17.79%) MCSE
17 28 (17.18%) SCCM
17 28 (17.18%) Lync
18 27 (16.56%) SQL Server 2012
18 27 (16.56%) Business Intelligence
19 26 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2007
21 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
21 22 (13.50%) JavaScript
21 22 (13.50%) MS Office

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 59 (36.20%) SharePoint
2 37 (22.70%) MS Exchange
3 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (17.18%) Lync
5 25 (15.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (9.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (6.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 91 (55.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (13.50%) MS Office
3 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 51 (31.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (7.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (6.13%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.84%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.02%) Office 365
2 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (3.07%) IaaS
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.29%) DNS
2 7 (4.29%) DHCP
2 7 (4.29%) SAN
3 6 (3.68%) IPv6
4 5 (3.07%) VPN
4 5 (3.07%) Kerberos
5 4 (2.45%) IPv4
5 4 (2.45%) Firewall
5 4 (2.45%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.45%) VLAN
6 1 (0.61%) PBX
6 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (46.01%) SQL Server
2 32 (19.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (19.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (16.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (11.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (5.52%) OLAP
8 6 (3.68%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.07%) Star Schema
9 5 (3.07%) DB2
10 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.84%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.84%) Ingres
11 3 (1.84%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.84%) Informix
12 2 (1.23%) ROLAP
12 2 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.61%) Hudson
General
1 14 (8.59%) Finance
2 8 (4.91%) Manufacturing
2 8 (4.91%) Marketing
3 7 (4.29%) Advertising
4 5 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.84%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (28.83%) .NET
2 21 (12.88%) HTML
3 17 (10.43%) XML
4 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET
5 11 (6.75%) WSDL
5 11 (6.75%) CSS
6 10 (6.13%) jQuery
6 10 (6.13%) MDX
7 7 (4.29%) Web Services
8 6 (3.68%) JSON
9 5 (3.07%) SAML
10 4 (2.45%) Ajax
10 4 (2.45%) HTML5
11 1 (0.61%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.29%) Clustering
2 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.45%) Mathematics
2 4 (2.45%) PKI
2 4 (2.45%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.84%) Data Integration
3 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.23%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.93%) Windows
2 26 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (9.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.68%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.45%) UNIX
7 4 (2.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.29%) CRM
2 27 (16.56%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (11.04%) Business Analysis
4 17 (10.43%) Migration
5 13 (7.98%) ETL
6 11 (6.75%) Validation
7 8 (4.91%) Project Management
8 7 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.29%) Content Management
8 7 (4.29%) Information Management
9 6 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.68%) Workflow
9 6 (3.68%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (3.07%) ERP
11 4 (2.45%) Service Management
11 4 (2.45%) Data Management
11 4 (2.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.45%) Master Data Management
12 3 (1.84%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.84%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.15%) C#
2 38 (23.31%) SQL
3 22 (13.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (7.98%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.07%) Java
6 4 (2.45%) Perl
6 4 (2.45%) Python
6 4 (2.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.45%) Ruby
6 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.84%) C
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (32.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (17.79%) MCITP
2 29 (17.79%) MCSE
3 9 (5.52%) Degree
4 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 3 (1.84%) MCTS
5 3 (1.84%) AAT
5 3 (1.84%) CIMA
5 3 (1.84%) ACCA
6 2 (1.23%) ISEB
7 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (30.06%) Active Directory
2 36 (22.09%) Hyper-V
3 11 (6.75%) Terminal Server
4 7 (4.29%) Forefront TMG
4 7 (4.29%) UAG
5 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (3.07%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.45%) Xen
7 4 (2.45%) vSphere
8 2 (1.23%) XenApp
8 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (17.18%) SCCM
2 14 (8.59%) SCOM
3 11 (6.75%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.29%) WSUS
5 5 (3.07%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.84%) SCSM
7 2 (1.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 160 (98.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.75%) SAP
3 10 (6.13%) VMware
3 10 (6.13%) Citrix
4 8 (4.91%) Oracle
5 5 (3.07%) HP
6 4 (2.45%) NetApp
7 3 (1.84%) IBM
7 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.84%) Sybase
7 3 (1.84%) Siebel
8 2 (1.23%) Juniper
8 2 (1.23%) Websense
8 2 (1.23%) Teradata
8 2 (1.23%) Netezza
9 1 (0.61%) Dell
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