The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 87 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% 6.81% 7.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 6.88% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 49 42
Average salary £43,750 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.57% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Consultant
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 770 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 98.67% 98.97% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 619 696 474
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Consultant
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Dorset

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Dorset

Consultant
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -9 1 £35,000 -
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (75.00%) MCP
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) MCSE
1 15 (75.00%) MCSA
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (75.00%) SAN
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (75.00%) EMC
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix
1 15 (75.00%) CCA
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (75.00%) CCEA
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
1 15 (75.00%) AppSense
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (75.00%) XenApp
1 15 (75.00%) CCEE
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 15 (75.00%) Presales
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Tableau
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Presales
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.00%) ISMS
3 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PHP
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
1 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCA
1 15 (75.00%) CCEA
1 15 (75.00%) CCEE
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (75.00%) MCP
1 15 (75.00%) MCSA
1 15 (75.00%) MCSE
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) AppSense
1 15 (75.00%) Citrix
1 15 (75.00%) EMC
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Tableau
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum, Benefits Great Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago