Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Consultant
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 214 177
Rank change year-on-year +35 -37 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 15 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.22% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 21
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,550 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £58,750
% change year-on-year +2.56% -17.02% +39.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in Birmingham

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Microsoft Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Office 365
3 6 (40.00%) Skype
3 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 5 (33.33%) PBX
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (33.33%) Advertising
4 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (6.67%) IaaS
8 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (6.67%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (6.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Skype
2 5 (33.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Data Lake
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) Power BI
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) ETL
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft