The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 106 144 149
Rank change year-on-year +38 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.081% 0.10% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.11% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £44,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.60% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1198 1823 2224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.32% 93.68% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1473 1524
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Reading

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in Reading

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) Presales
5 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (16.67%) Power BI
6 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) IaaS
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Yammer
6 1 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) PaaS
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) PKI
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) SCOM
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) VMware