The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 59 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.67% 2.64% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 2.69% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 260 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.44% 98.11% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 369 213 154
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Consultant
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Bournemouth region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (95.65%) VMware
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 22 (95.65%) Citrix
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (91.30%) CCA
3 21 (91.30%) Citrix Certification
3 21 (91.30%) MCSE
3 21 (91.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (78.26%) MCITP
4 18 (78.26%) Windows Vista
4 18 (78.26%) Fat Client
4 18 (78.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
4 18 (78.26%) Thin Client
5 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
6 3 (13.04%) MCSA
6 3 (13.04%) MCP
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) CCEA
6 3 (13.04%) SAN
6 3 (13.04%) AppSense
6 3 (13.04%) XenApp
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) CCEE
7 1 (4.35%) Office 365

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) TCP/IP
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 3 (13.04%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Thin Client
1 18 (78.26%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
1 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 22 (95.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.35%) Migration
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (91.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (91.30%) MCSE
2 21 (91.30%) CCA
2 21 (91.30%) Citrix Certification
3 18 (78.26%) MCITP
4 3 (13.04%) CCEE
4 3 (13.04%) CCEA
4 3 (13.04%) MCSA
4 3 (13.04%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (95.65%) Citrix
2 22 (95.65%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) AppSense
3 3 (13.04%) EMC
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Technical Prospects
Salary: Potential £60,000+ OTE (Self Employed)
Posted: 14 days ago