The first table below looks at the demand for the IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Consultant
Rank 120 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.25% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.26% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £31,000 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.80% +28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.92%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1723 1929 2031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.88% 96.21% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1498 1688 1702
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
IT Consultant
Cambridgeshire

IT Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

IT Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT 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 IT Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
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