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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 397 404 405
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 49 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 32
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,850 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
20486 20531 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.03% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 16932 18369
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -2 23 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Surrey -4 8 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -1 7 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Kent - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £50,000 -18.69% 1
East Sussex - 1 £31,500 -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 134 (97.81%) Microsoft
2 77 (56.20%) MS Excel
3 55 (40.15%) SQL Server
4 53 (38.69%) SharePoint
5 41 (29.93%) .NET
6 38 (27.74%) SQL
6 38 (27.74%) Active Directory
7 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (25.55%) CRM
8 35 (25.55%) C#
8 35 (25.55%) Dynamics CRM
9 31 (22.63%) MS Exchange
10 30 (21.90%) Windows
11 29 (21.17%) Office 365
12 27 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 27 (19.71%) Hyper-V
12 27 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 26 (18.98%) MCSE
14 25 (18.25%) MCITP
15 24 (17.52%) Lync
16 22 (16.06%) SCCM
17 21 (15.33%) Exchange Server 2007
17 21 (15.33%) Windows Server 2008
17 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
19 18 (13.14%) Dynamics NAV
19 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (11.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 53 (38.69%) SharePoint
2 31 (22.63%) MS Exchange
3 27 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (17.52%) Lync
5 21 (15.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (10.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (6.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (4.38%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.46%) IIS
12 1 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 77 (56.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.49%) MS Office
3 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (25.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (13.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (7.30%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.19%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.46%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 29 (21.17%) Office 365
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.65%) IaaS
4 4 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.38%) SAN
2 5 (3.65%) DNS
2 5 (3.65%) DHCP
3 4 (2.92%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.92%) VPN
3 4 (2.92%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.46%) IPv4
4 2 (1.46%) IPv6
4 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) VLAN
5 1 (0.73%) PBX
5 1 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (40.15%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (11.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (11.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.57%) OLAP
6 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.65%) DB2
8 5 (3.65%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.92%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.19%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.19%) Informix
10 3 (2.19%) Ingres
11 2 (1.46%) ROLAP
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 11 (8.03%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) Marketing
3 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.19%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.93%) .NET
2 15 (10.95%) HTML
3 11 (8.03%) jQuery
4 10 (7.30%) XML
5 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.84%) MDX
6 6 (4.38%) Web Services
6 6 (4.38%) JSON
7 5 (3.65%) CSS
8 4 (2.92%) SAML
8 4 (2.92%) WSDL
8 4 (2.92%) Ajax
8 4 (2.92%) HTML5
9 1 (0.73%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.73%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.92%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.19%) Clustering
4 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.46%) PKI
5 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.73%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.90%) Windows
2 21 (15.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.92%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.46%) UNIX
7 2 (1.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.55%) CRM
2 21 (15.33%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (8.03%) Migration
3 11 (8.03%) Business Analysis
3 11 (8.03%) ETL
4 10 (7.30%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (5.84%) Project Management
6 7 (5.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (5.11%) Content Management
6 7 (5.11%) Information Management
6 7 (5.11%) ERP
7 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.38%) Workflow
7 6 (4.38%) Service Management
8 5 (3.65%) OO
9 4 (2.92%) ITIL
9 4 (2.92%) Validation
9 4 (2.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.19%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.74%) SQL
2 35 (25.55%) C#
3 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.49%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.38%) C
6 5 (3.65%) Java
7 2 (1.46%) Python
7 2 (1.46%) Perl
7 2 (1.46%) Ruby
7 2 (1.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (18.98%) MCSE
3 25 (18.25%) MCITP
4 8 (5.84%) Degree
5 4 (2.92%) MCTS
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.46%) MCSA
6 2 (1.46%) CIMA
6 2 (1.46%) ACCA
6 2 (1.46%) AAT
6 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (27.74%) Active Directory
2 27 (19.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.11%) Terminal Server
4 4 (2.92%) ISA Server
4 4 (2.92%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (2.92%) UAG
4 4 (2.92%) vSphere
4 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.46%) Xen
7 1 (0.73%) XenApp
7 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (16.06%) SCCM
2 12 (8.76%) SCOM
3 10 (7.30%) SCVMM
4 4 (2.92%) SCOrch
5 3 (2.19%) WSUS
6 2 (1.46%) SCSM
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.73%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 134 (97.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.57%) SAP
3 7 (5.11%) Citrix
3 7 (5.11%) VMware
4 6 (4.38%) HP
4 6 (4.38%) Oracle
5 4 (2.92%) NetApp
6 3 (2.19%) Sybase
6 3 (2.19%) Siebel
6 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.19%) IBM
7 2 (1.46%) Teradata
7 2 (1.46%) Netezza
8 1 (0.73%) Tableau
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco
8 1 (0.73%) Dell
8 1 (0.73%) Juniper
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