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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 239 199 199
Rank change year-on-year
-40 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 2 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 16
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -7.60%
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 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
6028 5012 5241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.26% 95.34% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5052 4376 4633
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram 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 23 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
Dorset -17 2 £48,750 +17.46% 2
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) SCVMM
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (16.67%) UAG
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) IPv6
General
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCITP
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (16.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCVMM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOrch
2 4 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Websense
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
Trowbridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + holiday incentives, car, home based
Posted: 24 days ago