The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 753 610 650
Rank change year-on-year
-143 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 147 340 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 118 308 226
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%

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
104779 113784 102677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.52% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86472 93423 85424
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 June 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
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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
England -139 108 £57,500 +15.00% 46
London -3 62 £65,000 +8.33% 12
City of London +38 17 £55,000 -4.34% 11
East of England +4 14 £47,500 -5.00% 2
South East -84 14 £48,000 +1.05% 6
Hertfordshire +11 12 £47,500 -5.00% 1
South West -9 7 £45,500 -17.27% 1
Yorkshire -18 6 £55,000 +30.95% 7
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +15 5 £51,250 -29.31% 1
Oxford +2 5 £51,250 -29.31%
West Yorkshire +1 5 £55,000 +30.95% 3
Dorset +7 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Leeds +5 4 £55,000 +30.95% 3
Derbyshire +4 4 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Derby -2 4 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Nottingham -6 4 £57,500 +36.90%
Nottinghamshire -6 4 £57,500 +36.90%
East Midlands -11 4 £57,500 +36.90% 2
Birmingham -35 4 £47,500 - 2
West Midlands -37 4 £47,500 - 5
Berkshire -41 4 £52,500 -4.54%
Poole +19 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire +6 3 £51,750 +3.50%
Surrey 0 2 £41,250 -13.15% 2
Scotland 0 2 £55,000 - 1
Southampton -6 2 £46,000 +16.45%
Reading -23 2 £48,750 -7.14%
Plymouth - 2 £46,000 -
Ipswich - 2 - -

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 402 (98.05%) Microsoft
2 215 (52.44%) MS Excel
3 145 (35.37%) CRM
4 144 (35.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 132 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
6 119 (29.02%) SQL Server
7 102 (24.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 102 (24.88%) Windows
8 96 (23.41%) SharePoint
9 93 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 91 (22.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 88 (21.46%) Active Directory
11 88 (21.46%) SQL
12 86 (20.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 83 (20.24%) Lync
14 77 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 70 (17.07%) MS Exchange
16 69 (16.83%) MCSE
17 67 (16.34%) Office 365
18 59 (14.39%) Migration
19 58 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
20 56 (13.66%) MCITP
21 53 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
22 51 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2013
23 50 (12.20%) .NET
23 50 (12.20%) MCTS
24 47 (11.46%) OLAP
25 45 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
26 42 (10.24%) Legal
26 42 (10.24%) SCOM

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 96 (23.41%) SharePoint
2 83 (20.24%) Lync
3 70 (17.07%) MS Exchange
4 53 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 51 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
8 11 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.98%) SAS
10 4 (0.98%) IIS
11 3 (0.73%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.73%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.49%) Content Management Server
12 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 215 (52.44%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.39%) PowerPivot
3 7 (1.71%) MS Office
4 3 (0.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 144 (35.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (8.05%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.49%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.49%) Scribe Insight
5 1 (0.24%) Tridion
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 77 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (16.34%) Office 365
3 16 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.46%) IaaS
5 5 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.73%) Yammer
7 2 (0.49%) Scribe Online
8 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.39%) Unified Communications
2 12 (2.93%) Skype
2 12 (2.93%) SAN
3 10 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.22%) SMTP
4 5 (1.22%) LDAP
5 4 (0.98%) PBX
5 4 (0.98%) VoIP
5 4 (0.98%) VPN
5 4 (0.98%) DNS
5 4 (0.98%) X.400
5 4 (0.98%) X.500
6 3 (0.73%) VLAN
6 3 (0.73%) DHCP
6 3 (0.73%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (0.73%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.73%) NAS
7 2 (0.49%) IPsec
7 2 (0.49%) WAN
7 2 (0.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 102 (24.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 91 (22.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 86 (20.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 58 (14.15%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (11.46%) OLAP
7 40 (9.76%) Relational Database
8 37 (9.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (6.34%) PerformancePoint
10 22 (5.37%) RDBMS
11 17 (4.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (3.90%) Microsoft Power View
12 16 (3.90%) Big Data
13 13 (3.17%) Data Mining
14 12 (2.93%) QlikView
15 11 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (2.20%) HDInsight
18 6 (1.46%) Star Schema
19 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
General
1 42 (10.24%) Legal
2 35 (8.54%) Marketing
3 31 (7.56%) Finance
4 12 (2.93%) Banking
5 11 (2.68%) Advertising
6 10 (2.44%) Retail
6 10 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.24%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (12.20%) .NET
2 27 (6.59%) MDX
3 20 (4.88%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.41%) WCF
5 12 (2.93%) HTML
5 12 (2.93%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.68%) XML
7 10 (2.44%) COM
7 10 (2.44%) Web Services
7 10 (2.44%) jQuery
8 7 (1.71%) WF
8 7 (1.71%) Silverlight
8 7 (1.71%) REST
8 7 (1.71%) SOAP
8 7 (1.71%) DHTML
8 7 (1.71%) Middleware
9 3 (0.73%) CSS
9 3 (0.73%) D3.js
10 2 (0.49%) HTML5
10 2 (0.49%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.83%) Private Cloud
3 16 (3.90%) Data Integration
4 12 (2.93%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 9 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.20%) Neural Network
6 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.46%) Blog
7 4 (0.98%) Statistics
7 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.49%) Clustering
9 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 102 (24.88%) Windows
2 36 (8.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (7.32%) Windows 7
4 27 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (5.37%) Windows 8
6 14 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.71%) Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (35.37%) CRM
2 132 (32.20%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (14.39%) Migration
4 42 (10.24%) Business Development
5 39 (9.51%) Kimball Methodology
6 38 (9.27%) ETL
7 28 (6.83%) Coaching
8 27 (6.59%) Risk Management
8 27 (6.59%) Business Analysis
9 26 (6.34%) Analytics
10 24 (5.85%) Use Case
11 23 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (4.88%) Scrum
12 20 (4.88%) Mentoring
13 19 (4.63%) Project Planning
14 16 (3.90%) ITIL
15 15 (3.66%) Data Modelling
15 15 (3.66%) Waterfall
16 14 (3.41%) PRINCE2
17 13 (3.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (21.46%) SQL
2 19 (4.63%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.39%) C#
4 15 (3.66%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.20%) R
6 8 (1.95%) VB.NET
7 7 (1.71%) VBScript
8 6 (1.46%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.49%) ABAP
9 2 (0.49%) Java
10 1 (0.24%) C
10 1 (0.24%) X++
Qualifications
1 93 (22.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (16.83%) MCSE
3 56 (13.66%) MCITP
4 50 (12.20%) MCTS
5 40 (9.76%) Degree
6 28 (6.83%) Security Cleared
7 25 (6.10%) SC Cleared
8 13 (3.17%) MCSA
9 8 (1.95%) CCA
9 8 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (1.95%) CCEE
9 8 (1.95%) CCIA
10 6 (1.46%) MCP
10 6 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.49%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.24%) MCT
13 1 (0.24%) CCNA
13 1 (0.24%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 88 (21.46%) Active Directory
2 38 (9.27%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.73%) vSphere
5 2 (0.49%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) XenApp
6 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 42 (10.24%) SCOM
2 39 (9.51%) SCCM
3 14 (3.41%) SCVMM
4 8 (1.95%) SCOrch
5 6 (1.46%) SCSM
5 6 (1.46%) Windows Intune
6 5 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (1.22%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.98%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.49%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.24%) MIIS
9 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 402 (98.05%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.78%) Hitachi
3 18 (4.39%) Oracle
3 18 (4.39%) SAP
4 16 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
4 16 (3.90%) VMware
5 13 (3.17%) Tableau
6 7 (1.71%) Citrix
7 6 (1.46%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.46%) Teradata
8 5 (1.22%) Sonus
8 5 (1.22%) TARGIT
9 4 (0.98%) Acme Packet
9 4 (0.98%) Cisco
10 3 (0.73%) Infor
10 3 (0.73%) Symantec
10 3 (0.73%) Informatica
10 3 (0.73%) Lotus
10 3 (0.73%) Cognos
10 3 (0.73%) HP
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