The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Microsoft Consultant
Rank 864 886 871
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Consultant 9 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.029% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 14
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £55,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -18.51%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Senior Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Consultant over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +23 6 £60,000 -7.69%
London +38 2 £66,250 -
Surrey +25 1 £37,500 -31.81%
South East +9 1 £37,500 -31.81%
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Consultant in their job title.

1 38 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 22 (55.00%) Data Integration
4 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
4 21 (52.50%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (47.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (47.50%) CRM
7 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (42.50%) Migration
9 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (40.00%) MDX
9 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (37.50%) Business Development
11 13 (32.50%) Finance
11 13 (32.50%) SQL
12 12 (30.00%) OLAP
13 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
15 9 (22.50%) ETL
15 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (22.50%) Kimball Methodology
16 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (17.50%) SAP
17 6 (15.00%) Big Data
18 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
18 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
18 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
18 5 (12.50%) Oracle

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 18 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (30.00%) OLAP
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (15.00%) Big Data
9 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 4 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
11 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (5.00%) QlikView
11 2 (5.00%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
11 2 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) PowerDesigner
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) MDX
2 2 (5.00%) SAP XI
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) COM
2 2 (5.00%) D3.js
3 1 (2.50%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) Data Integration
2 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 2 (5.00%) Neural Network
4 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (47.50%) CRM
3 17 (42.50%) Migration
4 15 (37.50%) Business Development
5 9 (22.50%) ETL
5 9 (22.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Econometrics
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Information Management
9 2 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (5.00%) Use Case
9 2 (5.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) XenServer
2 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) SAP
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.00%) Tableau
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Teradata
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.50%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix