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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 47 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 32 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.16% 6.32% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 6.40% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 18
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average 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
593 890 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 95.65% 98.67% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 462 728 570
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 +2 27 £35,000 - 2
Poole +3 4 £45,000 +11.11% 1
Consultant
South West

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 57 (80.28%) MS Excel
3 48 (67.61%) Windows
4 44 (61.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (60.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (59.15%) MCSE
7 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
8 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (52.11%) Citrix
9 37 (52.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 37 (52.11%) VMware
10 36 (50.70%) CCA
10 36 (50.70%) Citrix Certification
11 24 (33.80%) MCITP
12 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
13 22 (30.99%) MCSA
13 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
13 22 (30.99%) Hyper-V
13 22 (30.99%) Office 365
13 22 (30.99%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (29.58%) Project Management
15 20 (28.17%) SAN
15 20 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2013
16 19 (26.76%) Windows Vista
16 19 (26.76%) Fat Client
16 19 (26.76%) Thin Client
16 19 (26.76%) Firewall
17 17 (23.94%) AppSense
17 17 (23.94%) CCEA

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
2 22 (30.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (28.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (15.49%) Lync
5 9 (12.68%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (8.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 57 (80.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.99%) Office 365
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.17%) SAN
3 19 (26.76%) Firewall
4 3 (4.23%) DHCP
4 3 (4.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) VLAN
5 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.41%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) LAN
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Local Government
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Thin Client
1 19 (26.76%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) BYOD
3 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (67.61%) Windows
2 43 (60.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (53.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (26.76%) Windows Vista
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Project Management
2 15 (21.13%) Migration
3 5 (7.04%) CRM
3 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.41%) Change Management
5 1 (1.41%) Process Improvement
5 1 (1.41%) ERP
5 1 (1.41%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (59.15%) MCSE
3 37 (52.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (50.70%) CCA
4 36 (50.70%) Citrix Certification
5 24 (33.80%) MCITP
6 22 (30.99%) MCSA
7 17 (23.94%) CCEE
7 17 (23.94%) MCP
7 17 (23.94%) CCEA
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.41%) Degree
8 1 (1.41%) VCP4
8 1 (1.41%) VCP5
8 1 (1.41%) CCNA
System Software
1 22 (30.99%) Active Directory
1 22 (30.99%) Hyper-V
2 21 (29.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (23.94%) XenApp
4 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) SCCM
2 9 (12.68%) SCOM
3 3 (4.23%) SCSM
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Intune
4 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 61 (85.92%) Microsoft
2 37 (52.11%) Citrix
2 37 (52.11%) VMware
3 17 (23.94%) AppSense
4 16 (22.54%) EMC
5 5 (7.04%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) HP
Bournemouth, Dorset
Pesaro
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Pesaro
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Duke Hudson
Salary: Unspecified Salary - Depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 100,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago