The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 25 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 128 140
Rank change year-on-year +26 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.39% 0.057% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.059% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £65,000 £44,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.72% -9.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,000 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £44,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -8.57%  

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 1260 1704 2217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.49% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1349 1666
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £69,200
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 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
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (33.33%) Power BI
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) Power BI
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase