Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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

Microsoft Consultant
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 305 349
Rank change year-on-year +75 +44 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 74 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44 14 10
West Midlands median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% +88.68% -44.21%
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,375 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £66,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,064 9,488 11,803
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.96% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7,040 7,902 9,449
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Consultant in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Consultant in the West Midlands

Microsoft Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Birmingham +6 28 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Solihull - 16 £57,500 -
Coventry - 6 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +3 2 £27,500 -26.67%
Worcestershire - 1 £57,000 -
Dudley - 1 - -
Kingswinford - 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 West Midlands region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 67 (90.54%) Microsoft
2 38 (51.35%) Advertising
3 37 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 37 (50.00%) CRM
4 34 (45.95%) Dynamics 365
5 26 (35.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 24 (32.43%) C#
6 24 (32.43%) .NET
7 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
8 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (20.27%) Workflow
9 15 (20.27%) Manufacturing
10 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (16.22%) Finance
12 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (12.16%) Power BI
13 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
13 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (10.81%) Scrum
14 8 (10.81%) XML
14 8 (10.81%) SQL
15 7 (9.46%) Office 365
15 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (8.11%) Retail
16 6 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
17 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
17 5 (6.76%) C

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 37 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (35.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (8.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.95%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) Office 365
3 5 (6.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) Power BI
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.35%) QlikView
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 38 (51.35%) Advertising
2 15 (20.27%) Manufacturing
3 12 (16.22%) Finance
4 6 (8.11%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.43%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) WCF
4 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.41%) User Experience
3 3 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
1 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) CRM
2 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.27%) Workflow
4 13 (17.57%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (5.41%) Application Packaging
7 4 (5.41%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.41%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
9 2 (2.70%) Analytics
9 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.70%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (1.35%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) C#
2 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 5 (6.76%) C
5 1 (1.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ACCA
3 1 (1.35%) CIMA
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) BitLocker
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) XenApp
2 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (5.41%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.41%) SCDPM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.41%) SCSM
2 4 (5.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 67 (90.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Citrix
2 4 (5.41%) MobileIron
2 4 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (1.35%) Epicor
3 1 (1.35%) Infor
3 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Sage
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Tableau