The first table below looks at the demand for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 52 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 72 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.98% 5.33% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 5.73% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 65
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1707 1535 1773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.47% 93.03% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1349 1534
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 44 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (28.57%) SQL
3 39 (27.86%) Degree
4 30 (21.43%) Oracle
4 30 (21.43%) Java
5 27 (19.29%) Linux
6 24 (17.14%) C#
7 21 (15.00%) .NET
8 19 (13.57%) Finance
9 16 (11.43%) Windows
9 16 (11.43%) SharePoint
10 15 (10.71%) Computer Science
11 14 (10.00%) CRM
12 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
12 13 (9.29%) Workflow
13 12 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (8.57%) VMware
13 12 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
13 12 (8.57%) Oracle Discoverer
13 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (8.57%) NetApp
13 12 (8.57%) Oracle 11i
13 12 (8.57%) Solaris
13 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
13 12 (8.57%) PL/SQL
13 12 (8.57%) MCITP
13 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
13 12 (8.57%) Hyper-V
14 11 (7.86%) LTE

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.86%) IIS
5 4 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.14%) ArcGIS
7 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.43%) Lync
8 1 (0.71%) Node.js
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS Project
2 5 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (8.57%) Oracle 11i
1 12 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (6.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (5.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (2.86%) SAP SD
4 4 (2.86%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.71%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) SaaS
1 4 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) LTE
1 11 (7.86%) VoLTE
1 11 (7.86%) SS7
2 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.57%) DNS
3 4 (2.86%) Internet
3 4 (2.86%) 3GPP
3 4 (2.86%) LDAP
3 4 (2.86%) NGN
4 3 (2.14%) INAP
5 2 (1.43%) Wireless
5 2 (1.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.71%) LAN
6 1 (0.71%) SAN
6 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.57%) Oracle Discoverer
1 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.00%) MySQL
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 19 (13.57%) Finance
2 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.00%) Billing
5 5 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.86%) German Language
7 3 (2.14%) French Language
7 3 (2.14%) Marketing
7 3 (2.14%) Automotive
7 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.43%) Electronics
8 2 (1.43%) Retail
9 1 (0.71%) Local Government
9 1 (0.71%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.00%) .NET
2 8 (5.71%) J2EE
3 6 (4.29%) HTML
3 6 (4.29%) Web Services
4 4 (2.86%) SOAP
5 3 (2.14%) RESTful
5 3 (2.14%) Middleware
5 3 (2.14%) JCE
6 2 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (0.71%) REST
7 1 (0.71%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.57%) Open Source
4 5 (3.57%) PKI
4 5 (3.57%) GIS
5 4 (2.86%) iPad
5 4 (2.86%) FlexPod
5 4 (2.86%) iPhone
6 3 (2.14%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.43%) Replication
7 2 (1.43%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.29%) Linux
2 16 (11.43%) Windows
3 12 (8.57%) Solaris
4 11 (7.86%) UNIX
5 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.86%) Android
7 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.14%) FreeBSD
7 3 (2.14%) AIX
7 3 (2.14%) HPUX
7 3 (2.14%) SUSE
7 3 (2.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.00%) CRM
2 13 (9.29%) Workflow
3 11 (7.86%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (7.14%) Information Security
5 9 (6.43%) Project Management
6 7 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (4.29%) Validation
7 6 (4.29%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.57%) Software Engineering
8 5 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.57%) Migration
9 4 (2.86%) Identity Management
9 4 (2.86%) Web Development
9 4 (2.86%) Information Management
9 4 (2.86%) Software Testing
9 4 (2.86%) Analytics
9 4 (2.86%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.14%) Data Migration
10 3 (2.14%) System Testing
10 3 (2.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.57%) SQL
2 30 (21.43%) Java
3 24 (17.14%) C#
4 12 (8.57%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.86%) C++
6 8 (5.71%) C
7 7 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.29%) Python
9 5 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.86%) VB
11 2 (1.43%) Perl
11 2 (1.43%) PHP
12 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 39 (27.86%) Degree
2 12 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.57%) MCITP
3 9 (6.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.43%) NCDA
3 9 (6.43%) NCIE
4 8 (5.71%) CISSP
5 4 (2.86%) MCSE
5 4 (2.86%) MCTS
6 3 (2.14%) CEH
6 3 (2.14%) CISMP
6 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.14%) RHCE
7 2 (1.43%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.43%) PhD
7 2 (1.43%) VCAP
7 2 (1.43%) VTSP
7 2 (1.43%) VCDX
8 1 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (21.43%) Oracle
3 12 (8.57%) VMware
3 12 (8.57%) NetApp
4 10 (7.14%) SAP
5 7 (5.00%) Veeam
6 5 (3.57%) CA
7 4 (2.86%) Cisco
7 4 (2.86%) Citrix
8 3 (2.14%) HP
8 3 (2.14%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.43%) EMC
10 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
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