Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Dunstable during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
Bedfordshire > Dunstable
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 13 47
Rank change year-on-year -21 +34 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 1.40% 2.17% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 2.22% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Dunstable median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.08% - +13.21%
10th Percentile £56,625 £57,500 £55,200
90th Percentile £59,875 £62,500 £65,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dunstable
Permanent vacancies in Dunstable with a recognized job title 143 45 207
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 97.83% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 135 35 176
Dunstable median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -33.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,300 £20,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,250 £56,250
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dunstable.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Dunstable

Consultant
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Dunstable

Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Dunstable region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Erlang
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Veritas
1 1 (50.00%) VMware