The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Consultant
Rank 106 105 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.73% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.75% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £24,500 £46,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.73% +48.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%
IT 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
1333 1475 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.32% 98.27% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1242 1515
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Consultant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

IT Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

IT Consultant
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) PKI

IT Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Facebook
1 1 (20.00%) Google