Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 523 561 616
Rank change year-on-year +38 +55 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 36 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 46
South East median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% -18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £39,375 £36,325 £40,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £62,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 29566 34125 41527
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.97% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24692 28612 34601
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Thames Valley +39 25 £48,500 +4.86% 2
Berkshire +46 13 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 11 £48,500 +7.78%
Hampshire 0 5 £50,000 +17.65%
Surrey -1 3 £70,000 +55.56%
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire -1 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Microsoft Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (69.44%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
3 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (41.67%) Office 365
4 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (36.11%) Retail
6 13 (36.11%) Migration
6 13 (36.11%) CRM
7 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 11 (30.56%) .NET
8 11 (30.56%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (27.78%) Skype for Business
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) Publishing
9 10 (27.78%) Automotive
9 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
9 10 (27.78%) Workflow
9 10 (27.78%) Data Management
9 10 (27.78%) Logistics
10 9 (25.00%) Presales
11 7 (19.44%) SCCM
12 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (16.67%) Advertising
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 5 (13.89%) Skype
13 5 (13.89%) IaaS

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 10 (27.78%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (41.67%) Office 365
3 11 (30.56%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (13.89%) IaaS
5 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (8.33%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (8.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 2 (5.56%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Skype
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (11.11%) Power BI
5 3 (8.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) HDInsight
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) Big Data
7 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (36.11%) Retail
2 10 (27.78%) Automotive
2 10 (27.78%) Publishing
3 6 (16.67%) Advertising
4 4 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
1 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) CRM
1 13 (36.11%) Migration
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Data Management
2 10 (27.78%) Logistics
2 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Workflow
3 9 (25.00%) Presales
4 5 (13.89%) Business Development
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.78%) ETL
7 1 (2.78%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (97.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (5.56%) Ab Initio
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Proofpoint