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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Consultant
Rank 99 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 18 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% 1.15% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.18% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,123 £58,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
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 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (44.00%) IBM
1 11 (44.00%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (44.00%) WCF
2 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (16.00%) ITIL
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (16.00%) SCOM
6 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.00%) Physics
6 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
6 4 (16.00%) PKI
6 4 (16.00%) Presales

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 11 (44.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) WCF
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Physics
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
3 3 (12.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 2 (8.00%) Product Management
4 1 (4.00%) OO
4 1 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) C++
2 4 (16.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) IBM
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle