The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 27 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 1 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.88% 6.03% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 6.15% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
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 Poole 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
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104 195 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 92.04% 97.99% 99.03%
Number of salaries quoted 98 192 98
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Consultant
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Poole

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Poole 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) VCP4
3 1 (20.00%) CCEE
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCEA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
1 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) SAP