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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 360 399 402
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 83 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 39 32
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21473 20949 22153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.84% 95.00% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17169 17278 18929
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 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Surrey -1 21 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Buckinghamshire +8 19 £45,000 -26.82%
Berkshire 0 17 £48,750 -18.75% 3
Hampshire +8 7 £50,000 -13.04%
West Sussex -5 2 £35,750 -40.41%
Kent -12 2 £40,000 -3.03%
East Sussex -19 2 £35,750 -31.90%
Thames Valley - 1 £55,000 -
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England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 167 (99.40%) Microsoft
2 108 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 79 (47.02%) SQL Server
4 64 (38.10%) Active Directory
5 62 (36.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 50 (29.76%) Windows
7 47 (27.98%) MS Exchange
8 45 (26.79%) Hyper-V
9 44 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
9 44 (26.19%) CRM
10 42 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 39 (23.21%) Lync
11 39 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (22.62%) .NET
13 37 (22.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (22.02%) MCITP
14 36 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 35 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
15 35 (20.83%) MCSE
16 34 (20.24%) Office 365
17 33 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
17 33 (19.64%) SCCM
17 33 (19.64%) C#
18 32 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
19 30 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
20 28 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
21 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
22 25 (14.88%) MS Office
23 22 (13.10%) SQL
24 21 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 47 (27.98%) MS Exchange
2 42 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 39 (23.21%) Lync
3 39 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 108 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.88%) MS Office
3 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (26.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (5.36%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.79%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 34 (20.24%) Office 365
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.76%) IPv6
2 8 (4.76%) SAN
2 8 (4.76%) Firewall
3 5 (2.98%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.98%) DNS
3 5 (2.98%) DHCP
4 4 (2.38%) IPv4
4 4 (2.38%) VLAN
5 3 (1.79%) NAS
5 3 (1.79%) VPN
5 3 (1.79%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.60%) PBX
6 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (47.02%) SQL Server
2 37 (22.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (5.36%) OLAP
8 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.79%) Star Schema
10 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.79%) Ingres
10 3 (1.79%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.79%) Informix
10 3 (1.79%) DB2
10 3 (1.79%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 14 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 11 (6.55%) Finance
2 8 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.17%) Advertising
4 5 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.38%) Publishing
6 3 (1.79%) Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Retail
7 2 (1.19%) Marketing
7 2 (1.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.62%) .NET
2 17 (10.12%) HTML
3 14 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 14 (8.33%) CSS
3 14 (8.33%) XML
3 14 (8.33%) WSDL
4 8 (4.76%) MDX
5 3 (1.79%) jQuery
5 3 (1.79%) HTML5
5 3 (1.79%) SAML
5 3 (1.79%) Ajax
6 1 (0.60%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.55%) Clustering
2 6 (3.57%) PKI
3 4 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.38%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.79%) Replication
4 3 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.19%) DTV
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) EPoS
6 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.76%) Windows
2 30 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.38%) UNIX
7 4 (2.38%) Linux
8 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.19%) CRM
2 28 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (12.50%) Migration
4 20 (11.90%) Business Analysis
5 14 (8.33%) Validation
6 13 (7.74%) ETL
7 9 (5.36%) Project Management
8 8 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 7 (4.17%) Data Management
9 7 (4.17%) Content Management
10 6 (3.57%) Information Management
11 5 (2.98%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (2.98%) Service Management
11 5 (2.98%) ERP
12 4 (2.38%) Master Data Management
12 4 (2.38%) Data Protection
12 4 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
13 3 (1.79%) Identity Management
14 2 (1.19%) Programme Management
14 2 (1.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.64%) C#
2 22 (13.10%) SQL
3 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.98%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.38%) Perl
5 4 (2.38%) Java
5 4 (2.38%) Python
5 4 (2.38%) Ruby
5 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 62 (36.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (22.02%) MCITP
3 35 (20.83%) MCSE
4 10 (5.95%) MCTS
5 8 (4.76%) Degree
6 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 3 (1.79%) ACCA
7 3 (1.79%) CIMA
8 2 (1.19%) AAT
9 1 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 64 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 45 (26.79%) Hyper-V
3 11 (6.55%) Terminal Server
3 11 (6.55%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (6.55%) UAG
4 9 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.17%) Xen
6 6 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.98%) vSphere
8 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (1.79%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.19%) XenApp
9 2 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (19.64%) SCCM
2 20 (11.90%) SCOM
3 11 (6.55%) SCVMM
4 7 (4.17%) WSUS
5 6 (3.57%) SCSM
5 6 (3.57%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.38%) MOM
6 4 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.19%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 167 (99.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.71%) Citrix
3 13 (7.74%) VMware
4 9 (5.36%) SAP
5 8 (4.76%) NetApp
6 6 (3.57%) HP
7 5 (2.98%) Oracle
8 4 (2.38%) Juniper
8 4 (2.38%) Symantec
8 4 (2.38%) Websense
9 3 (1.79%) Veritas
9 3 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.79%) EMC
9 3 (1.79%) Sybase
9 3 (1.79%) Siebel
10 1 (0.60%) IBM
10 1 (0.60%) Dell
South East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-60k
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Conspicuous
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £43000 - £46000 per annum + Travel allowance, Bonus, pension
Posted: 26 days ago