The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 11 July 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 advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 195 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 14 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.085% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.090% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 14
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.78%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4725 3326 3180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.02% 94.03% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3769 2593 2635
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Microsoft Consultant
Yorkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Consultant Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Microsoft Consultant Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Leeds -32 14 £42,000 -16.00%
Microsoft Consultant
Yorkshire

Microsoft Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) MCSE
3 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (70.83%) MCITP
4 16 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 14 (58.33%) MCTS
6 13 (54.17%) VMware
7 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (50.00%) Citrix
7 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 11 (45.83%) Lync
8 11 (45.83%) Migration
9 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 8 (33.33%) CCA
10 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (33.33%) SCCM
10 8 (33.33%) CCEE
10 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (25.00%) SCOM
11 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
12 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (16.67%) UAG
13 4 (16.67%) Windows 7

Microsoft Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (45.83%) Lync
2 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DHCP
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) MCSE
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (70.83%) MCITP
2 14 (58.33%) MCTS
3 8 (33.33%) CCA
3 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (33.33%) CCEE
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) MCSA
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (16.67%) UAG
4 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) SCOM
3 4 (16.67%) MOM
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SCSM
4 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
4 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 2 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) Lotus