The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 110 105 103
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 5 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.28% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.35% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 24
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,320 £42,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Technical 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
1434 1708 1845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.70% 95.10% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1208 1465 1615
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Consultant across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) C++
5 5 (20.00%) F5
5 5 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) QA
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.00%) Office 365
7 3 (12.00%) Lync
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.00%) SaaS
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (8.00%) Embedded C

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Technical 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 Technical Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Lync
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (4.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) DHCP
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Numerical Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Android Development
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (12.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) Perl
4 1 (4.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix