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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Microsoft Consultant
Rank 888 828 846
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Consultant 15 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.033% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.035% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 36
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
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 20 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -39 11 £62,500 +4.16% 3
London -37 5 £60,000 -
South East -5 3 £67,500 +17.39% 2
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £65,000 -
City of London -4 1 £57,500 -14.81%

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 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 49 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 23 (46.94%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 13 (26.53%) ETL
8 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
10 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
10 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
11 8 (16.33%) Business Development
11 8 (16.33%) Degree
11 8 (16.33%) B2B
11 8 (16.33%) SQL
11 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (12.24%) CRM
13 6 (12.24%) C#
13 6 (12.24%) SAP
13 6 (12.24%) .NET
13 6 (12.24%) OLAP
13 6 (12.24%) Hitachi
13 6 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (12.24%) Information Management

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 14 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Lync
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (12.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (6.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
1 5 (10.20%) IPv6
2 1 (2.04%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
5 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
6 7 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.24%) OLAP
7 6 (12.24%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (6.12%) Informix
8 3 (6.12%) DB2
8 3 (6.12%) Ingres
9 2 (4.08%) Big Data
10 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
1 5 (10.20%) Publishing
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) PKI
2 1 (2.04%) iPad
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
1 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (26.53%) ETL
3 8 (16.33%) B2B
3 8 (16.33%) Business Development
4 6 (12.24%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (12.24%) Information Management
4 6 (12.24%) CRM
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.04%) Scrum
6 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.20%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (10.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.04%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Hitachi
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 5 (10.20%) Juniper
3 5 (10.20%) Websense
4 3 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.12%) Siebel
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 3 (6.12%) Sybase
5 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.04%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, bonuses, holidays
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £6000 - £55000 per annum + 5k Car allowance+Bonus 4%
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago