The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Microsoft Consultant
Rank 859 839 864
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Consultant 22 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.030% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 31
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £57,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 9 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 1 August 2014. 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 -72 18 £65,000 +8.33%
London -45 9 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £65,000 -
South East -10 3 £67,500 +17.39%
Birmingham - 2 £65,000 -
City of London -9 1 £57,500 -14.81%
Poole - 1 £55,000 -
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 -

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 58 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 46 (76.67%) MS Excel
3 25 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
6 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 13 (21.67%) ETL
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (18.33%) Lync
10 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (16.67%) SQL
11 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
12 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (15.00%) RDBMS
13 8 (13.33%) B2B
13 8 (13.33%) Windows
13 8 (13.33%) Citrix
13 8 (13.33%) Business Continuity
13 8 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (13.33%) Business Development
13 8 (13.33%) Degree
14 7 (11.67%) Office 365
15 6 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (10.00%) UAG
15 6 (10.00%) PerformancePoint

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 15 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.33%) Lync
3 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 46 (76.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.00%) IPv6
2 1 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 23 (38.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (15.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
6 6 (10.00%) OLAP
7 3 (5.00%) DB2
7 3 (5.00%) Informix
7 3 (5.00%) Ingres
8 2 (3.33%) Big Data
9 1 (1.67%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (10.00%) Publishing
2 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (1.67%) iPad
2 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (21.67%) ETL
3 8 (13.33%) B2B
3 8 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 8 (13.33%) Business Development
4 6 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (10.00%) Information Management
4 6 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 6 (10.00%) UAG
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.33%) SCSM
3 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.67%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix
3 6 (10.00%) Websense
3 6 (10.00%) SAP
3 6 (10.00%) Juniper
3 6 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Sybase
4 3 (5.00%) Siebel
4 3 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Symantec
6 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.67%) Clearswift