Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 286 266
Rank change year-on-year -5 -20 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 13 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.040% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +73.91% -37.84%
10th Percentile £44,750 £35,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +46.15% -42.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7739 7309 7172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.44% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6429 6274 5976
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in Manchester

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 3 £60,000 -
Bolton - 2 - -
Microsoft Consultant
North West

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

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 Manchester region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Advertising
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Innovative Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (7.69%) Skype
7 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) PBX
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Epicor
2 1 (7.69%) Infor
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) SAP