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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 780 776 684
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 137 175 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 103 144 280
Median salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £76,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +5.00%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 31 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 31 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 +10 119 £50,000 -11.11% 17
London -20 49 £65,000 +4.00% 5
South East +29 21 £47,500 -3.55% 3
East of England +26 18 £48,250 +13.52% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 13 £44,000 +18.27% 1
Huntingdon - 12 £44,000 -
West Midlands -2 10 £26,500 -45.64% 3
Berkshire +12 8 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Birmingham -15 8 £26,500 -45.64% 2
Surrey +8 7 £40,000 -54.28%
North West +24 6 £55,000 +12.82% 2
Midlands +13 6 £48,000 +12.94%
Ipswich +18 5 £75,000 -
Suffolk +10 5 £75,000 -
City of London +22 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Buckinghamshire +27 3 £30,000 -
Yorkshire +8 3 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Leeds +6 3 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Manchester +5 3 £62,500 +28.20%
West Yorkshire -4 3 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Hampshire +3 2 £67,500 +46.73%
South West -3 2 £51,250 +6.77%
South Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 2 £50,000 -
Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Bristol +10 1 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands +8 1 £45,000 - 1
Reading +4 1 £44,000 -12.00% 3
Cambridge +2 1 - - 1
Derbyshire +1 1 £45,000 -

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 302 (92.92%) Microsoft
2 148 (45.54%) MS Excel
3 139 (42.77%) SQL Server
4 121 (37.23%) Business Intelligence
5 108 (33.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (31.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 93 (28.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 87 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 82 (25.23%) SQL
10 75 (23.08%) CRM
11 73 (22.46%) Dynamics CRM
12 67 (20.62%) .NET
13 66 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
13 66 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (20.31%) Presales
14 61 (18.77%) Microsoft Certification
15 57 (17.54%) Data Modelling
15 57 (17.54%) Windows
16 56 (17.23%) SQL Server 2008
17 55 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
18 53 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
19 46 (14.15%) JavaScript
19 46 (14.15%) Active Directory
20 45 (13.85%) SQL Server 2014
21 44 (13.54%) Finance
22 43 (13.23%) C#
23 42 (12.92%) Office 365
24 41 (12.62%) Oracle
25 39 (12.00%) Business Analysis
25 39 (12.00%) SharePoint

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 39 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.15%) Skype for Business
3 18 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.92%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 148 (45.54%) MS Excel
2 28 (8.62%) MS Office
3 17 (5.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 73 (22.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (10.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 33 (10.15%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.85%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 87 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (12.92%) Office 365
3 19 (5.85%) IaaS
4 17 (5.23%) PaaS
5 16 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.92%) SaaS
8 2 (0.62%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.92%) DNS
1 3 (0.92%) Firewall
1 3 (0.92%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.62%) SAN
2 2 (0.62%) Skype
2 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.62%) VPN
3 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.31%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (42.77%) SQL Server
2 108 (33.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 101 (31.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (28.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 66 (20.31%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (17.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 53 (16.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (13.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 35 (10.77%) PerformancePoint
10 34 (10.46%) Relational Database
11 30 (9.23%) Power BI
12 28 (8.62%) OLAP
13 22 (6.77%) Big Data
14 18 (5.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (5.23%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (5.23%) HDInsight
15 17 (5.23%) OLAP Cube
15 17 (5.23%) Oracle OLAP
16 15 (4.62%) QlikView
17 13 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.23%) MorphX
General
1 44 (13.54%) Finance
2 21 (6.46%) Retail
3 18 (5.54%) Manufacturing
4 17 (5.23%) Advertising
5 10 (3.08%) Marketing
6 7 (2.15%) Local Government
7 5 (1.54%) Legal
7 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (20.62%) .NET
2 34 (10.46%) XML
3 29 (8.92%) HTML
3 29 (8.92%) MDX
4 17 (5.23%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.69%) D3.js
6 9 (2.77%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.77%) Ajax
6 9 (2.77%) XSL
7 8 (2.46%) Web Services
8 7 (2.15%) Middleware
8 7 (2.15%) WCF
9 4 (1.23%) REST
10 2 (0.62%) WAP
11 1 (0.31%) CGI
11 1 (0.31%) COM
11 1 (0.31%) HTML5
11 1 (0.31%) Silverlight
11 1 (0.31%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.62%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (4.31%) Private Cloud
4 12 (3.69%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.69%) Neural Network
4 12 (3.69%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.15%) Chemistry
6 7 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 7 (2.15%) Physics
6 7 (2.15%) Statistics
7 6 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.85%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.54%) Data Conversion
8 5 (1.54%) PKI
9 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.54%) Windows
2 29 (8.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (8.62%) Windows Server
4 27 (8.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.31%) Linux
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (37.23%) Business Intelligence
2 75 (23.08%) CRM
3 66 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (20.31%) Presales
4 57 (17.54%) Data Modelling
5 39 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 32 (9.85%) Analytics
7 31 (9.54%) Kimball Methodology
8 28 (8.62%) Data Analysis
9 27 (8.31%) Data Mapping
9 27 (8.31%) ERP
10 26 (8.00%) Migration
11 24 (7.38%) ETL
12 18 (5.54%) Scrum
12 18 (5.54%) UML
13 17 (5.23%) Data Migration
13 17 (5.23%) Machine Learning
13 17 (5.23%) Predictive Analytics
13 17 (5.23%) Project Management
13 17 (5.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 82 (25.23%) SQL
2 46 (14.15%) JavaScript
3 43 (13.23%) C#
4 18 (5.54%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.23%) PL/SQL
5 17 (5.23%) VBA
6 14 (4.31%) R
7 9 (2.77%) C
7 9 (2.77%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.54%) X++
9 1 (0.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (18.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (9.85%) MCSE
3 27 (8.31%) Security Cleared
4 25 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.54%) MCITP
6 16 (4.92%) Degree
7 15 (4.62%) MCTS
8 13 (4.00%) MCP
9 12 (3.69%) MCSA
10 7 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.92%) MCSD
11 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.92%) PMP
12 2 (0.62%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.31%) CCNP
13 1 (0.31%) CCNP Voice
13 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.31%) CISSP
13 1 (0.31%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (14.15%) Active Directory
2 30 (9.23%) Hyper-V
3 21 (6.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.23%) vCloud
5 2 (0.62%) vSphere
6 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.31%) Xen
6 1 (0.31%) XenApp
6 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (9.54%) SCOM
2 18 (5.54%) SCCM
3 16 (4.92%) SCVMM
4 14 (4.31%) SCDPM
4 14 (4.31%) SCOrch
5 13 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.92%) Windows Intune
7 2 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.62%) SCSM
7 2 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.31%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.31%) vRealize
8 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 302 (92.92%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.62%) Oracle
3 38 (11.69%) VMware
4 20 (6.15%) Citrix
5 15 (4.62%) Tableau
6 11 (3.38%) Cisco
7 8 (2.46%) Hitachi
8 5 (1.54%) SAP
9 4 (1.23%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.23%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.62%) Dell
10 2 (0.62%) HP
10 2 (0.62%) NetApp
10 2 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.62%) Symantec
11 1 (0.31%) BT
11 1 (0.31%) ESRI
11 1 (0.31%) IBM
11 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.31%) Veeam
East Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + car, pension, healthcare, certificate
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Car/car allowance, Overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum + commission +bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
UK Wide
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Incl Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Northwich
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Car, Certified Training, Overtime
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago