The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 71 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £56,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Microsoft Consultant
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
519 348 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.92% 94.57% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 372 266 238
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Watford region.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in Watford

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in Watford

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Microsoft Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 6 (85.71%) Lync
3 5 (71.43%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
4 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 4 (57.14%) XenServer
4 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) PBX
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Microsoft Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Lync
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) PBX
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (85.71%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
1 4 (57.14%) XenServer
1 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware