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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 776 752 701
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 164 215 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 129 173 268
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £44,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%

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
98685 106608 115718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82974 87064 93978
Median 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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -22 147 £55,000 - 55
London -30 64 £65,000 +8.33% 24
South East +43 36 £55,000 +7.31% 10
East of England +34 18 £44,000 +3.52%
Surrey +12 16 £45,000 -48.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 13 £44,000 -9.46%
Berkshire +7 13 £59,250 +15.60% 8
Huntingdon - 12 £44,000 -
West Midlands -10 10 £26,500 -44.79% 3
Birmingham -11 8 £26,500 -44.79% 1
City of London +22 6 £61,250 +22.50% 6
North West +19 6 £62,500 +31.57% 9
Egham - 6 £55,000 -
Ipswich - 5 £75,000 -
Suffolk - 5 £75,000 -
Manchester -6 4 £62,500 +31.57% 2
East Midlands +14 3 £45,000 -6.73% 4
Derbyshire +7 3 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Hampshire +5 3 £67,500 +45.94%
Midlands 0 3 £48,000 +6.66% 1
Derby -2 3 £45,000 -3.22%
South West -14 3 £55,000 +19.56% 3
Godalming - 3 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £58,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +23 2 £30,000 -
Dorset +5 2 £56,500 +25.55%
Scotland -2 2 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
South Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £50,000 -

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 323 (93.35%) Microsoft
2 158 (45.66%) MS Excel
3 145 (41.91%) SQL Server
4 125 (36.13%) Business Intelligence
5 109 (31.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 102 (29.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 94 (27.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 92 (26.59%) CRM
9 90 (26.01%) Dynamics CRM
10 89 (25.72%) SQL
11 85 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 73 (21.10%) Presales
13 72 (20.81%) .NET
14 67 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (18.79%) Data Warehouse
15 65 (18.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 60 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
17 57 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
17 57 (16.47%) Dynamics NAV
18 56 (16.18%) Windows
19 55 (15.90%) Data Modelling
20 52 (15.03%) SQL Server 2012
21 51 (14.74%) SharePoint
22 48 (13.87%) Finance
23 47 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
23 47 (13.58%) C#
24 45 (13.01%) Dynamics AX
24 45 (13.01%) JavaScript
25 44 (12.72%) ERP
26 43 (12.43%) Active Directory

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 51 (14.74%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.91%) Skype for Business
3 16 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.87%) IIS
8 3 (0.87%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 158 (45.66%) MS Excel
2 34 (9.83%) MS Office
3 18 (5.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 90 (26.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (16.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 45 (13.01%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (4.05%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (11.85%) Office 365
3 13 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.47%) IaaS
5 9 (2.60%) PaaS
6 8 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.87%) SaaS
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.45%) Firewall
2 3 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (0.87%) DNS
2 3 (0.87%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.58%) Skype
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.58%) VPN
4 1 (0.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.29%) SAN
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless
4 1 (0.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (41.91%) SQL Server
2 109 (31.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 102 (29.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 94 (27.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 65 (18.79%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 52 (15.03%) SQL Server 2012
8 47 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (10.12%) PerformancePoint
10 32 (9.25%) Relational Database
11 28 (8.09%) Power BI
12 26 (7.51%) OLAP
13 23 (6.65%) Big Data
14 19 (5.49%) SQL Server 2005
15 18 (5.20%) HDInsight
16 17 (4.91%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (4.91%) OLAP Cube
16 17 (4.91%) Oracle OLAP
16 17 (4.91%) QlikView
17 13 (3.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.16%) MorphX
3 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (13.87%) Finance
2 29 (8.38%) Manufacturing
3 24 (6.94%) Retail
4 23 (6.65%) Advertising
5 14 (4.05%) Marketing
6 8 (2.31%) Legal
7 7 (2.02%) Local Government
8 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.16%) Banking
10 3 (0.87%) Electronics
11 2 (0.58%) Law
12 1 (0.29%) French Language
12 1 (0.29%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.29%) German Language
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (20.81%) .NET
2 35 (10.12%) XML
3 31 (8.96%) HTML
4 27 (7.80%) MDX
5 18 (5.20%) ASP.NET
6 12 (3.47%) D3.js
7 11 (3.18%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.60%) Ajax
8 9 (2.60%) XSL
9 8 (2.31%) Web Services
10 7 (2.02%) Middleware
10 7 (2.02%) WCF
11 3 (0.87%) REST
12 2 (0.58%) EDI
12 2 (0.58%) Entity Framework
13 1 (0.29%) CGI
13 1 (0.29%) COM
13 1 (0.29%) HTML5
13 1 (0.29%) Silverlight
13 1 (0.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.47%) Mobile App
2 12 (3.47%) Neural Network
2 12 (3.47%) Visualisation
3 10 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.02%) Chemistry
5 7 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.02%) Physics
5 7 (2.02%) Private Cloud
5 7 (2.02%) Statistics
6 6 (1.73%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.73%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.45%) Data Conversion
7 5 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.45%) PKI
8 2 (0.58%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.58%) Clustering
8 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.18%) Windows
2 30 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 27 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.29%) Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.13%) Business Intelligence
2 92 (26.59%) CRM
3 73 (21.10%) Presales
4 67 (19.36%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (15.90%) Data Modelling
6 44 (12.72%) ERP
7 37 (10.69%) Business Analysis
8 33 (9.54%) Analytics
9 31 (8.96%) Kimball Methodology
10 30 (8.67%) Migration
11 28 (8.09%) Data Analysis
12 27 (7.80%) Data Mapping
13 26 (7.51%) ETL
14 20 (5.78%) Data Migration
15 19 (5.49%) Project Management
16 18 (5.20%) Machine Learning
16 18 (5.20%) Predictive Analytics
16 18 (5.20%) UML
17 16 (4.62%) Scrum
18 15 (4.34%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 89 (25.72%) SQL
2 47 (13.58%) C#
3 45 (13.01%) JavaScript
4 19 (5.49%) T-SQL
5 17 (4.91%) PL/SQL
5 17 (4.91%) VBA
6 13 (3.76%) R
7 12 (3.47%) C
8 10 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.45%) X++
10 3 (0.87%) VB
11 1 (0.29%) C++
11 1 (0.29%) Java
11 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 65 (18.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (9.25%) MCSE
3 27 (7.80%) Security Cleared
4 25 (7.23%) SC Cleared
5 17 (4.91%) Degree
6 15 (4.34%) MCITP
7 13 (3.76%) MCP
8 12 (3.47%) MCSA
8 12 (3.47%) MCTS
9 7 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.87%) MCSD
10 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.87%) PMP
10 3 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.58%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.58%) VCP6
12 1 (0.29%) CCNP
12 1 (0.29%) CCNP Voice
12 1 (0.29%) CISSP
12 1 (0.29%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 43 (12.43%) Active Directory
2 21 (6.07%) Hyper-V
3 15 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.16%) vSphere
5 3 (0.87%) vCloud
5 3 (0.87%) XenApp
5 3 (0.87%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.58%) Xen
7 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (6.07%) SCOM
2 12 (3.47%) SCCM
3 9 (2.60%) SCVMM
4 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 7 (2.02%) SCDPM
4 7 (2.02%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.16%) Windows Intune
6 2 (0.58%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.58%) SCSM
6 2 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.58%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 323 (93.35%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.85%) Oracle
3 33 (9.54%) VMware
4 23 (6.65%) Citrix
5 17 (4.91%) Tableau
6 12 (3.47%) Cisco
7 9 (2.60%) Hitachi
8 8 (2.31%) SAP
9 4 (1.16%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.16%) HP
9 4 (1.16%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.16%) TOWER Software
10 3 (0.87%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.87%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.58%) Dell
11 2 (0.58%) MobileIron
11 2 (0.58%) NetApp
11 2 (0.58%) Symantec
12 1 (0.29%) ESRI
12 1 (0.29%) IBM
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