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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Microsoft Consultant
Rank 868 864 889
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Consultant 27 42 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.039% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 7
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +39.53%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 31 March 2015 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 4 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 31 March 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 -27 17 £62,500 -3.84%
London +6 13 £65,000 -
Manchester - 2 £51,250 -
North West - 2 £51,250 -

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 53 (96.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
3 28 (50.91%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (50.91%) Data Integration
4 26 (47.27%) Migration
5 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (41.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 23 (41.82%) CRM
6 23 (41.82%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (38.18%) Business Development
9 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (30.91%) MDX
10 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
11 15 (27.27%) SQL
12 13 (23.64%) Finance
13 12 (21.82%) OLAP
13 12 (21.82%) Kimball Methodology
13 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (18.18%) ETL
14 10 (18.18%) Oracle
14 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (16.36%) Big Data
16 8 (14.55%) Visualisation
17 7 (12.73%) Tableau
17 7 (12.73%) Analytics
17 7 (12.73%) SAP

Senior Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.64%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (43.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 23 (41.82%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (30.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (21.82%) OLAP
7 9 (16.36%) Big Data
8 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (9.09%) QlikView
9 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
10 4 (7.27%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (3.64%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (3.64%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) PowerDesigner
General
1 13 (23.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.91%) MDX
2 5 (9.09%) D3.js
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) COM
3 2 (3.64%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.91%) Data Integration
2 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.55%) Visualisation
4 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (9.09%) Neural Network
5 2 (3.64%) Statistics
5 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (47.27%) Migration
3 23 (41.82%) CRM
4 21 (38.18%) Business Development
5 12 (21.82%) Kimball Methodology
6 10 (18.18%) ETL
7 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.73%) Scrum
7 7 (12.73%) Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.09%) Machine Learning
8 5 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.45%) Data Management
9 3 (5.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 5 (9.09%) R
3 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.82%) XenApp
1 1 (1.82%) XenServer
1 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
1 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 53 (96.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (12.73%) SAP
3 7 (12.73%) Tableau
4 4 (7.27%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.64%) Informatica
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.64%) Teradata
6 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix