The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 42 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 100 101 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.69% 6.46% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 6.79% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 69 76 82
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1677 1487 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 95.08% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1301 1695
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (27.11%) Degree
3 38 (22.89%) SQL
4 34 (20.48%) Linux
5 31 (18.67%) Oracle
6 27 (16.27%) Java
7 24 (14.46%) C#
7 24 (14.46%) Windows
8 23 (13.86%) .NET
9 22 (13.25%) CRM
10 21 (12.65%) SharePoint
11 20 (12.05%) SAP
12 18 (10.84%) Finance
13 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
13 17 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (9.64%) ITIL
14 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (9.64%) MCITP
15 15 (9.04%) Computer Science
16 14 (8.43%) NetApp
17 13 (7.83%) Business Continuity
17 13 (7.83%) VMware
17 13 (7.83%) Workflow
17 13 (7.83%) UNIX
17 13 (7.83%) Solaris
17 13 (7.83%) Hyper-V
18 12 (7.23%) PL/SQL
18 12 (7.23%) Project Management
19 11 (6.63%) Oracle Workflow
19 11 (6.63%) Oracle EBS

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (12.65%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.81%) Lync
5 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.81%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.81%) LiveCycle
5 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.81%) Documentum
5 3 (1.81%) IIS
5 3 (1.81%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.01%) MS Project
3 3 (1.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (6.63%) Oracle 11i
1 11 (6.63%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (6.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (6.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (4.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (3.61%) SAP CRM
4 5 (3.01%) SAP SD
5 4 (2.41%) JDE OneWorld
6 3 (1.81%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (1.20%) SAP SCM
7 2 (1.20%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.60%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) SaaS
2 3 (1.81%) Office 365
3 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) SS7
1 10 (6.02%) LTE
1 10 (6.02%) VoLTE
2 7 (4.22%) DNS
3 6 (3.61%) 3GPP
4 5 (3.01%) WAN
4 5 (3.01%) LAN
4 5 (3.01%) Firewall
4 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.01%) Network Security
5 4 (2.41%) NGN
5 4 (2.41%) Internet
5 4 (2.41%) LDAP
6 2 (1.20%) DHCP
6 2 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) Oracle Discoverer
2 9 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.01%) MySQL
3 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.60%) Xcelsius
5 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Ant
1 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 18 (10.84%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.82%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.22%) Billing
5 5 (3.01%) Aerospace
6 4 (2.41%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.20%) Electronics
8 2 (1.20%) Retail
9 1 (0.60%) Advertising
9 1 (0.60%) French Language
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.86%) .NET
2 8 (4.82%) J2EE
3 6 (3.61%) Web Services
4 4 (2.41%) HTML
4 4 (2.41%) SOAP
5 3 (1.81%) XML
5 3 (1.81%) Middleware
5 3 (1.81%) JCE
5 3 (1.81%) RESTful
6 1 (0.60%) REST
6 1 (0.60%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.60%) JSON
6 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.04%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.63%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.02%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.61%) GIS
6 5 (3.01%) PKI
6 5 (3.01%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (3.01%) Open Source
7 4 (2.41%) iPad
7 4 (2.41%) iPhone
8 3 (1.81%) Replication
8 3 (1.81%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.20%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.20%) Social Media
10 1 (0.60%) User Experience
10 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.48%) Linux
2 24 (14.46%) Windows
3 13 (7.83%) UNIX
3 13 (7.83%) Solaris
4 10 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.41%) Android
6 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.81%) AIX
7 3 (1.81%) HPUX
7 3 (1.81%) FreeBSD
7 3 (1.81%) SUSE
7 3 (1.81%) Debian
7 3 (1.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.25%) CRM
2 16 (9.64%) ITIL
3 13 (7.83%) Workflow
3 13 (7.83%) Business Continuity
4 12 (7.23%) Project Management
5 11 (6.63%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (6.02%) Business Development
6 10 (6.02%) Information Security
7 8 (4.82%) Service Management
8 7 (4.22%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (4.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.61%) Waterfall
9 6 (3.61%) Validation
9 6 (3.61%) Migration
10 5 (3.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.01%) Logistics
10 5 (3.01%) Load Balancing
10 5 (3.01%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.89%) SQL
2 27 (16.27%) Java
3 24 (14.46%) C#
4 12 (7.23%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.42%) C++
6 8 (4.82%) C
7 6 (3.61%) Python
8 4 (2.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.41%) VB
8 4 (2.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) ABAP
9 1 (0.60%) Perl
9 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.60%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 45 (27.11%) Degree
2 16 (9.64%) MCITP
2 16 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.82%) CISSP
3 8 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (4.82%) NCDA
3 8 (4.82%) NCIE
4 6 (3.61%) MCTS
4 6 (3.61%) MCSE
5 5 (3.01%) Postgraduate
6 3 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.81%) RHCE
6 3 (1.81%) CEH
6 3 (1.81%) VCDX
6 3 (1.81%) CISMP
6 3 (1.81%) VCAP
6 3 (1.81%) VTSP
7 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.20%) CCNP
8 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.83%) Hyper-V
2 11 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.67%) Oracle
3 20 (12.05%) SAP
4 14 (8.43%) NetApp
5 13 (7.83%) VMware
6 8 (4.82%) Veeam
7 6 (3.61%) Citrix
8 5 (3.01%) CA
8 5 (3.01%) Cisco
8 5 (3.01%) HP
9 4 (2.41%) EMC
9 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.81%) Adobe
11 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.60%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.60%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TM Recruit
Salary: Negotiable based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic !!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Best Benefits in Cambridge!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k OTE depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum including car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k OTE dep. on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 days ago