The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Consultant
Rank 72 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Consultant 11 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.56% - 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +11.90%
Senior 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
688 604 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.45% 96.95% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 552 547 534
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 £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Senior Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Senior Consultant
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Senior Consultant Salary Trend in Dorset

Senior 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 Senior Consultant within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Poole - 8 £50,000 - 2
Senior Consultant
South West

Senior Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) SAN
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) AppSense
5 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
5 8 (44.44%) Lync
5 8 (44.44%) CCEE
5 8 (44.44%) MCSE
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) CCA
5 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (44.44%) CCEA
6 7 (38.89%) SAP
6 7 (38.89%) vSphere
6 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
6 7 (38.89%) EMC
6 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
6 7 (38.89%) XenApp
7 6 (33.33%) PKI
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) SCOM
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365

Senior Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Senior 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 Senior Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) Lync
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) NetScaler
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (44.44%) CCEE
2 8 (44.44%) MCSE
2 8 (44.44%) CCA
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCEA
3 3 (16.67%) AAT
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) XenDesktop
2 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 7 (38.89%) VMware ESX
2 7 (38.89%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
1 5 (27.78%) SCOrch
1 5 (27.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (22.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Citrix
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) AppSense
3 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 7 (38.89%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Primavera
4 1 (5.56%) Websense
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