The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 234 219 195
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 6 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 23
Average salary £41,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5720 5031 5233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.22% 95.56% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4835 4276 4642
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Dorset -29 6 £41,000 -20.00% 3
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 10 (83.33%) Office 365
3 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Migration
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (50.00%) Lync
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) SCOM
7 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
8 2 (16.67%) Advertising
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
8 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) MCSA
8 2 (16.67%) MCITP
8 2 (16.67%) PKI
9 1 (8.33%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (50.00%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
2 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance
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