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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 755 652 723
Rank change year-on-year
-103 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 180 291 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 145 252 152
Average salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,000 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 -77 151 £55,000 - 94
London -64 74 £65,000 +8.33% 33
South East +11 34 £55,000 -15.38% 24
East Midlands +15 17 £55,000 - 3
Surrey +12 16 £55,000 - 5
Berkshire -2 13 £58,500 -19.31% 16
Egham - 13 £55,000 - 1
West Midlands -11 11 £55,000 - 10
Birmingham +2 10 £53,750 -2.27% 5
Coventry - 10 £53,750 -
Warwickshire - 10 £53,750 -
Leicester - 10 £53,750 -
Warwick - 10 £53,750 -
Leicestershire - 10 £53,750 - 3
Derbyshire +6 7 - -
Derby +5 7 - -
City of London 0 7 £55,000 +10.00% 6
North West +17 6 £56,250 +7.14% 13
East of England +3 5 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Manchester +11 4 £58,750 +25.66% 10
South West -13 4 £50,000 +14.94% 6
Hampshire +17 3 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £55,000 -
Reading +4 3 £62,500 -10.71% 7
North East +2 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Nottingham +1 3 £55,000 -
Maidenhead -4 3 £55,000 -47.61%
Wokingham - 3 £58,500 -
Southampton - 3 £42,500 -

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 312 (93.69%) Microsoft
2 151 (45.35%) MS Excel
3 120 (36.04%) CRM
4 117 (35.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 108 (32.43%) SQL Server
6 102 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
7 88 (26.43%) Dynamics NAV
8 82 (24.62%) SQL
9 77 (23.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 77 (23.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 77 (23.12%) Presales
10 75 (22.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 74 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
12 72 (21.62%) ERP
13 69 (20.72%) .NET
14 60 (18.02%) C#
15 59 (17.72%) SharePoint
15 59 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
16 56 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (16.82%) Microsoft Azure
17 50 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
18 49 (14.71%) Oracle
19 43 (12.91%) Windows
19 43 (12.91%) Data Warehouse
20 42 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (11.41%) Finance
21 38 (11.41%) SQL Server 2012
22 37 (11.11%) MS Office
23 33 (9.91%) Data Modelling
23 33 (9.91%) Office 365

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 59 (17.72%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.50%) SAS
5 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.20%) IIS
7 3 (0.90%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 151 (45.35%) MS Excel
2 37 (11.11%) MS Office
3 15 (4.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 117 (35.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (26.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 74 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 32 (9.61%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.91%) Office 365
3 5 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.20%) IaaS
5 3 (0.90%) SaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Yammer
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.30%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.50%) Firewall
2 4 (1.20%) DNS
2 4 (1.20%) Skype
2 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (0.90%) VoIP
4 2 (0.60%) LAN
4 2 (0.60%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) HTTP
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.30%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.30%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 77 (23.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 77 (23.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 75 (22.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 50 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (12.91%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (11.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 31 (9.31%) SQL Server 2014
8 25 (7.51%) OLAP
8 25 (7.51%) Relational Database
9 22 (6.61%) PerformancePoint
10 19 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (5.11%) Power BI
13 15 (4.50%) OLAP Cube
14 13 (3.90%) Big Data
14 13 (3.90%) HDInsight
14 13 (3.90%) Oracle OLAP
14 13 (3.90%) QlikView
15 9 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.20%) MorphX
4 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (11.41%) Finance
2 30 (9.01%) Advertising
3 28 (8.41%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.41%) Marketing
5 16 (4.80%) Legal
6 15 (4.50%) Retail
7 11 (3.30%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.80%) German Language
9 4 (1.20%) Billing
10 3 (0.90%) Danish Language
10 3 (0.90%) Electronics
10 3 (0.90%) French Language
10 3 (0.90%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.90%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.30%) Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (20.72%) .NET
2 26 (7.81%) XML
3 24 (7.21%) HTML
4 15 (4.50%) .NET Framework
5 13 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 13 (3.90%) MDX
6 12 (3.60%) Web Services
7 11 (3.30%) WCF
8 9 (2.70%) D3.js
9 8 (2.40%) CSS
10 7 (2.10%) Entity Framework
10 7 (2.10%) Middleware
11 3 (0.90%) COM
11 3 (0.90%) LINQ
11 3 (0.90%) SOAP
12 2 (0.60%) EDI
12 2 (0.60%) WAP
13 1 (0.30%) CGI
13 1 (0.30%) XML Messaging
13 1 (0.30%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.70%) Neural Network
3 9 (2.70%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.80%) Clustering
5 5 (1.50%) Replication
6 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.30%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.30%) PKI
9 1 (0.30%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.30%) Tandem
9 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.91%) Windows
2 33 (9.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (36.04%) CRM
2 102 (30.63%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (23.12%) Presales
4 72 (21.62%) ERP
5 56 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (9.91%) Data Modelling
7 31 (9.31%) Migration
8 28 (8.41%) Business Analysis
9 24 (7.21%) Kimball Methodology
10 21 (6.31%) Analytics
11 20 (6.01%) Coaching
12 19 (5.71%) Business Development
13 18 (5.41%) ETL
13 18 (5.41%) ITIL
14 17 (5.11%) Project Management
15 16 (4.80%) Data Migration
15 16 (4.80%) Risk Management
16 14 (4.20%) UML
17 13 (3.90%) Data Analysis
17 13 (3.90%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 82 (24.62%) SQL
2 60 (18.02%) C#
3 31 (9.31%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.61%) T-SQL
5 13 (3.90%) PL/SQL
5 13 (3.90%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.90%) VBA
6 11 (3.30%) C
7 10 (3.00%) X++
8 9 (2.70%) R
9 8 (2.40%) Java
10 7 (2.10%) C++
11 5 (1.50%) Python
12 3 (0.90%) VB
12 3 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (5.71%) MCSE
3 18 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.80%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.50%) Degree
5 15 (4.50%) MCSA
6 10 (3.00%) MCP
7 9 (2.70%) MCITP
8 7 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.20%) MCSD
10 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.90%) PMP
12 2 (0.60%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.60%) MCTS
13 1 (0.30%) CIPD
13 1 (0.30%) VCAP
13 1 (0.30%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.70%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 28 (8.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.20%) vSphere
5 3 (0.90%) vCloud
5 3 (0.90%) XenApp
5 3 (0.90%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.60%) Xen
7 1 (0.30%) Docker
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.30%) UAG
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.10%) SCVMM
2 5 (1.50%) SCCM
3 4 (1.20%) SCOM
4 3 (0.90%) Windows Intune
5 2 (0.60%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.60%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.30%) Puppet
6 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.30%) SCSM
6 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.30%) vRealize
Vendors
1 312 (93.69%) Microsoft
2 49 (14.71%) Oracle
3 22 (6.61%) SAP
4 21 (6.31%) VMware
5 19 (5.71%) Citrix
6 14 (4.20%) Hitachi
7 13 (3.90%) Tableau
8 8 (2.40%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.80%) NetSuite
10 5 (1.50%) Cisco
11 4 (1.20%) NetApp
12 3 (0.90%) 3PAR
12 3 (0.90%) CA
12 3 (0.90%) HP
12 3 (0.90%) IBM
12 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.90%) TOWER Software
13 2 (0.60%) Cognizant
13 2 (0.60%) Dell
14 1 (0.30%) Symantec
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