The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Microsoft Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 809 832
Rank change year-on-year +41 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 89 100 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 76 110
Median salary £57,500 £48,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.79% -12.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,750 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.18% -9.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in England

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in England

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in England

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 42 £60,000 - 14
South East +43 15 £48,500 +8.98% 3
West Midlands +13 10 £47,500 +79.24% 3
North West -34 7 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Yorkshire +7 4 £70,000 +55.55%
East of England -7 3 £57,500 +17.94%
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 - 2
South West +6 1 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Microsoft Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 146 (96.05%) Microsoft
2 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
3 53 (34.87%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (33.55%) SQL
5 49 (32.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 48 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 45 (29.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 45 (29.61%) CRM
7 45 (29.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 40 (26.32%) .NET
9 37 (24.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (24.34%) Power BI
10 36 (23.68%) Dynamics AX
11 32 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 32 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (19.74%) Finance
13 29 (19.08%) ERP
14 27 (17.76%) Advertising
14 27 (17.76%) MDX
15 26 (17.11%) Azure SQL Database
15 26 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (15.13%) T-SQL
18 22 (14.47%) Retail
19 21 (13.82%) Migration
20 20 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
20 20 (13.16%) Analytics
20 20 (13.16%) Dynamics NAV
20 20 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
21 19 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 10 (6.58%) Skype for Business
2 9 (5.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.95%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (9.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (8.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 45 (29.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (23.68%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (13.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.97%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (24.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (12.50%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (9.21%) Office 365
4 6 (3.95%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 5 (3.29%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (3.29%) Data Lake Analytics
6 4 (2.63%) IaaS
7 3 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (1.32%) PaaS
9 1 (0.66%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.92%) Skype
2 6 (3.95%) PBX
3 2 (1.32%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.66%) Firewall
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 49 (32.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (29.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 37 (24.34%) Power BI
6 32 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 26 (17.11%) Azure SQL Database
7 26 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (11.18%) Big Data
10 15 (9.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (8.55%) QlikView
12 11 (7.24%) Data Lake
13 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
14 7 (4.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 7 (4.61%) Data Mining
14 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (3.95%) HDInsight
15 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.74%) Finance
2 27 (17.76%) Advertising
3 22 (14.47%) Retail
4 18 (11.84%) Manufacturing
5 15 (9.87%) Legal
6 9 (5.92%) Publishing
7 8 (5.26%) Automotive
8 6 (3.95%) General Ledger
9 5 (3.29%) Marketing
10 3 (1.97%) Electronics
10 3 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.97%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (26.32%) .NET
2 27 (17.76%) MDX
3 5 (3.29%) HTML
4 4 (2.63%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.97%) XML
6 2 (1.32%) XSL
7 1 (0.66%) Ajax
7 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.66%) CSS
7 1 (0.66%) D3.js
7 1 (0.66%) HTML5
7 1 (0.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (1.97%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.97%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.32%) Blog
4 2 (1.32%) Clustering
4 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.32%) EPoS
4 2 (1.32%) FMCG
4 2 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (0.66%) CESG
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.66%) PKI
5 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.29%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.87%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (29.61%) CRM
3 32 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (19.08%) ERP
5 21 (13.82%) Migration
6 20 (13.16%) Analytics
6 20 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
7 19 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 17 (11.18%) Presales
9 16 (10.53%) Logistics
10 14 (9.21%) Waterfall
11 11 (7.24%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.24%) Project Management
12 9 (5.92%) ETL
12 9 (5.92%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (5.92%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (5.26%) Data Management
13 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
13 8 (5.26%) Workflow
14 7 (4.61%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.55%) SQL
2 23 (15.13%) T-SQL
3 16 (10.53%) C#
4 14 (9.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.63%) R
7 3 (1.97%) C
8 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.66%) Python
8 1 (0.66%) VBA
8 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.55%) Degree
3 9 (5.92%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.26%) MCSE
5 7 (4.61%) MCSA
6 5 (3.29%) ACCA
7 4 (2.63%) CIMA
8 3 (1.97%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.97%) PMP
9 1 (0.66%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.66%) MCITP
9 1 (0.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.66%) SCCM
Vendors
1 146 (96.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.87%) Oracle
3 13 (8.55%) Tableau
4 6 (3.95%) Cognizant
4 6 (3.95%) TOWER Software
5 5 (3.29%) SAP
6 4 (2.63%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.32%) Sybase
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco
8 1 (0.66%) Citrix
8 1 (0.66%) Cognos
8 1 (0.66%) Dell
8 1 (0.66%) EMC
8 1 (0.66%) Epicor
8 1 (0.66%) Infor
8 1 (0.66%) Informatica
8 1 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.66%) Sage
8 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.66%) VMware
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