The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 219 183 204
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 6 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.59% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.62% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -18.18%
Microsoft Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5449 5121 5278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.05% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4288 4433
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
Birmingham -23 6 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Staffordshire +6 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) SCOM
3 4 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Intune
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
5 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (20.00%) SCSM
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) MDX
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) OLAP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SQL

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (10.00%) WF
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) DHTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) COM
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
1 4 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Intune
2 2 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos
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