The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Microsoft Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 772 823 749
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 118 140 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 108 108 183
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90486 104724 110047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.27% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 75738 87307 89008
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the UK.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 115 £52,500 -4.54% 22
London +40 48 £60,000 - 14
South East +72 23 £47,500 -20.83% 5
East of England +33 14 £44,500 -15.23%
Cambridgeshire +14 12 £44,500 -25.83%
Berkshire +39 10 £50,000 -37.50% 4
West Midlands -20 9 £43,500 -17.14% 1
Cambridge - 8 £43,500 -
Birmingham -20 6 £43,500 -24.34% 1
Yorkshire +38 5 £52,000 -20.00% 1
North West +2 5 £42,500 +70.00%
Reading +29 4 £50,000 -50.00% 2
Surrey +18 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Hampshire +17 4 £42,500 -29.16%
South West -5 4 £52,500 +16.66%
Huntingdon - 4 £44,500 -
City of London +41 3 £60,500 -6.92% 4
Leeds +28 3 £62,250 -4.23%
West Yorkshire +19 3 £62,250 -4.23%
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Bristol 0 3 £55,000 +15.78%
Guildford - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands +9 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester +3 2 £48,750 +95.00%
Northwich - 2 £52,500 -
Southampton - 2 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £52,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £52,500 -

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Microsoft Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 211 (95.91%) Microsoft
2 91 (41.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (39.55%) MS Excel
4 56 (25.45%) CRM
4 56 (25.45%) SQL Server
4 56 (25.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 55 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (23.18%) .NET
7 49 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (21.82%) Office 365
9 47 (21.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 45 (20.45%) Power BI
11 43 (19.55%) Active Directory
11 43 (19.55%) SQL
11 43 (19.55%) SharePoint
12 37 (16.82%) Windows
12 37 (16.82%) C#
13 35 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (15.00%) SCOM
15 33 (15.00%) Advertising
15 33 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
16 31 (14.09%) Oracle
17 29 (13.18%) VMware
17 29 (13.18%) Hyper-V
18 28 (12.73%) IaaS
18 28 (12.73%) PaaS
18 28 (12.73%) Business Analysis
18 28 (12.73%) Presales

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (19.55%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.73%) Skype for Business
3 15 (6.82%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.82%) SAS
7 3 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (39.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 56 (25.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (3.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 91 (41.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (21.82%) Office 365
3 28 (12.73%) IaaS
3 28 (12.73%) PaaS
4 12 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
6 7 (3.18%) Data Lake Analytics
7 3 (1.36%) Yammer
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.73%) SAN
1 6 (2.73%) Skype
2 1 (0.45%) DNS
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.45%) NAS
2 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 49 (22.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (21.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (20.45%) Power BI
5 35 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (10.00%) Big Data
8 21 (9.55%) HDInsight
9 19 (8.64%) QlikView
10 15 (6.82%) SQL Server 2014
11 11 (5.00%) OLAP
12 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (3.64%) Data Lake
13 8 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (3.18%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
14 7 (3.18%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (2.27%) RDBMS
16 3 (1.36%) GIS
16 3 (1.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 33 (15.00%) Advertising
2 20 (9.09%) Finance
3 12 (5.45%) Retail
4 5 (2.27%) Banking
4 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.82%) Local Government
6 2 (0.91%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (23.18%) .NET
2 20 (9.09%) D3.js
3 14 (6.36%) HTML
4 8 (3.64%) HTML5
4 8 (3.64%) Leaflet
5 7 (3.18%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.73%) XML
7 5 (2.27%) MDX
7 5 (2.27%) Web Services
8 4 (1.82%) WAP
9 3 (1.36%) XSL
10 2 (0.91%) Ajax
10 2 (0.91%) CSS
10 2 (0.91%) SOAP
10 2 (0.91%) WCF
10 2 (0.91%) XSD
11 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.45%) jQuery
11 1 (0.45%) RESTful
11 1 (0.45%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.45%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.64%) Mobile App
2 19 (8.64%) Neural Network
3 18 (8.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 16 (7.27%) Private Cloud
5 14 (6.36%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.82%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.82%) Physics
7 4 (1.82%) Statistics
8 2 (0.91%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.91%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.45%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.45%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.82%) Windows
2 14 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.45%) CRM
2 55 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (12.73%) Business Analysis
3 28 (12.73%) Presales
4 27 (12.27%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (12.27%) Analytics
5 24 (10.91%) Scrum
6 23 (10.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 23 (10.45%) Predictive Analytics
7 22 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 21 (9.55%) Machine Learning
9 19 (8.64%) Mobile Application Development
10 18 (8.18%) Performance Management
11 17 (7.73%) Data Protection
11 17 (7.73%) Migration
12 12 (5.45%) ERP
13 10 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
13 10 (4.55%) Web Development
14 9 (4.09%) ETL
15 8 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (19.55%) SQL
2 37 (16.82%) C#
3 24 (10.91%) JavaScript
4 20 (9.09%) R
5 12 (5.45%) C
6 10 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 49 (22.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (10.00%) MCSE
3 13 (5.91%) Degree
3 13 (5.91%) MCITP
4 12 (5.45%) MCTS
5 5 (2.27%) MCSA
6 3 (1.36%) MCP
7 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) CCA
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.82%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (19.55%) Active Directory
2 29 (13.18%) Hyper-V
3 25 (11.36%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.91%) vCloud
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.45%) XenApp
7 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (15.00%) SCOM
2 24 (10.91%) SCCM
3 21 (9.55%) SCVMM
4 17 (7.73%) SCOrch
5 16 (7.27%) SCDPM
6 12 (5.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 211 (95.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.09%) Oracle
3 29 (13.18%) VMware
4 24 (10.91%) Tableau
5 13 (5.91%) Citrix
6 6 (2.73%) Cisco
6 6 (2.73%) SAP
7 4 (1.82%) Cognos
8 3 (1.36%) Cognizant
8 3 (1.36%) ESRI
8 3 (1.36%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.45%) Dell
10 1 (0.45%) Veeam
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