Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 299 323
Rank change year-on-year +42 +24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 35 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 12
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +32.87% -30.24%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £59,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -9.09%

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 8,475 9,703 11,468
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.34% 96.64% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6,604 8,109 9,055
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,848 £24,517 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +24 25 £57,500 +21.05% 4
Solihull - 3 - -
Staffordshire +11 1 - - 1
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 19 September 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 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (68.57%) CRM
2 24 (68.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (62.86%) Advertising
4 20 (57.14%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (22.86%) C#
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) .NET
5 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.14%) SQL
8 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.43%) Office 365
9 4 (11.43%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (11.43%) WCF
10 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
10 3 (8.57%) Workflow
10 3 (8.57%) ERP
10 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (5.71%) Analytics
11 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
11 2 (5.71%) Power BI
11 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence

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 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (11.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (57.14%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Power BI
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 22 (62.86%) Advertising
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) CRM
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) ERP
4 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) Analytics
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.86%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Data Science
6 1 (2.86%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.86%) Scrum
6 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) C#
1 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ACCA
2 2 (5.71%) CIMA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) XenApp
2 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.86%) SCSM
2 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Citrix
2 1 (2.86%) Epicor
2 1 (2.86%) Infor
2 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Sage
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Tableau
2 1 (2.86%) VMware