The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 368 380 379
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 83 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 56
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £58,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -9.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Microsoft Consultant
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +18 47 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 16 £45,000 -14.28%
Hampshire +6 16 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Surrey -13 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Middlesex +4 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 69 (57.50%) MS Excel
3 60 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 54 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 46 (38.33%) Windows
7 39 (32.50%) Hyper-V
8 38 (31.67%) MS Exchange
9 34 (28.33%) CRM
10 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 32 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 32 (26.67%) SCCM
12 31 (25.83%) Exchange Server 2010
13 30 (25.00%) Lync
13 30 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 30 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
14 28 (23.33%) MCITP
14 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 27 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 27 (22.50%) MCSE
15 27 (22.50%) Migration
16 25 (20.83%) SCOM
16 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
17 24 (20.00%) SharePoint
17 24 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (19.17%) SQL Server 2012
19 22 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003
19 22 (18.33%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (31.67%) MS Exchange
2 31 (25.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (25.00%) Lync
3 30 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 22 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (1.67%) IIS
9 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 69 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.83%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Office 365
2 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Firewall
1 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.00%) IPv6
2 6 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.17%) DNS
3 5 (4.17%) DHCP
4 4 (3.33%) SAN
5 3 (2.50%) NAS
6 2 (1.67%) VLAN
6 2 (1.67%) IPv4
7 1 (0.83%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.83%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.83%) VoIP
7 1 (0.83%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (19.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (15.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (5.00%) OLAP
9 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (5.83%) Finance
1 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
1 7 (5.83%) Advertising
2 4 (3.33%) Publishing
3 2 (1.67%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Electronics
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.17%) .NET
2 13 (10.83%) HTML
2 13 (10.83%) ASP.NET
2 13 (10.83%) CSS
2 13 (10.83%) XML
2 13 (10.83%) WSDL
3 8 (6.67%) MDX
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.50%) Clustering
2 8 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.33%) PKI
3 4 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.33%) Replication
4 2 (1.67%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) EPoS
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.33%) Windows
2 28 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.67%) UNIX
6 2 (1.67%) Linux
6 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) CRM
2 28 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (22.50%) Migration
4 13 (10.83%) Validation
5 12 (10.00%) Data Management
6 11 (9.17%) ETL
7 9 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.67%) Master Data Management
8 8 (6.67%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
9 5 (4.17%) Project Management
10 4 (3.33%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.67%) Programme Management
11 2 (1.67%) Service Management
11 2 (1.67%) Data Modelling
11 2 (1.67%) ERP
11 2 (1.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (1.67%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (0.83%) Mobile Device Management
12 1 (0.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.17%) C#
2 9 (7.50%) SQL
3 8 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.67%) Ruby
6 2 (1.67%) Python
6 2 (1.67%) Perl
6 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (23.33%) MCITP
3 27 (22.50%) MCSE
4 13 (10.83%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 8 (6.67%) MCTS
6 2 (1.67%) ACCA
6 2 (1.67%) CIMA
6 2 (1.67%) Degree
7 1 (0.83%) AAT
7 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 50 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 39 (32.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.50%) Forefront TMG
3 9 (7.50%) UAG
4 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (5.00%) Xen
6 5 (4.17%) vSphere
7 4 (3.33%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.83%) XenApp
8 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.83%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (26.67%) SCCM
2 25 (20.83%) SCOM
3 15 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.17%) SCSM
5 4 (3.33%) MOM
5 4 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.33%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.33%) WSUS
6 2 (1.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.00%) Citrix
3 10 (8.33%) NetApp
3 10 (8.33%) VMware
4 6 (5.00%) HP
5 5 (4.17%) EMC
5 5 (4.17%) Juniper
5 5 (4.17%) Oracle
5 5 (4.17%) Symantec
6 4 (3.33%) Websense
6 4 (3.33%) Veritas
7 3 (2.50%) Cisco
8 2 (1.67%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.83%) F5
9 1 (0.83%) Dell
9 1 (0.83%) Lotus
9 1 (0.83%) Avaya
9 1 (0.83%) TOWER Software
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Surrey
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