The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Consultant
Rank 66 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.20% 5.19% 6.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 5.30% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 32 43
Median salary £46,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
495 604 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.80% 98.05% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 433 490 627
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Dorset region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) BYOD
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft