The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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 / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 163 164
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.076% 0.070% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.072% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £55,000
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2491 2770 2990
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.04% 96.62% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1596 1594 1899
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,675
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 Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Scotland

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in Scotland

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the Scotland 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
Glasgow +10 1 £52,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
UK

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

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 Scotland region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Fit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Fit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware