Period
to 27 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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

Microsoft Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 392 492 500
Rank change year-on-year +100 +8 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 18 26 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.100% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 51
Median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% +17.39% +4.55%
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £76,625 £77,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +12.50% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,656 25,220 29,394
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 96.70% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12,674 20,591 24,485
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in the South East.

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in the South East

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +70 12 £50,000 -28.57% 4
Oxfordshire - 6 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire +64 5 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Surrey +61 3 £80,000 -
Buckinghamshire +38 1 £55,000 -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, Microsoft Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
1 17 (94.44%) Azure
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 10
3 13 (72.22%) Office 365
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2016
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (38.89%) SCCM
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (33.33%) OneDrive
8 6 (33.33%) Project Delivery
8 6 (33.33%) MCITP
8 6 (33.33%) Application Packaging
8 6 (33.33%) MCSE
8 6 (33.33%) MCP
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) DHCP
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (27.78%) Project Management
9 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Azure
2 13 (72.22%) Office 365
3 7 (38.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) OneDrive
5 5 (27.78%) AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (22.22%) IaaS
6 4 (22.22%) PaaS
6 4 (22.22%) SaaS
7 2 (11.11%) Power Automate
8 1 (5.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Skype
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Power BI
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
1 14 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2016
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2019
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 6 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) MCITP
2 6 (33.33%) MCP
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) NCSC
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (38.89%) SCCM
3 4 (22.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Databricks