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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Consultant
Rank 97 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Consultant 10 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.72% 0.34% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.36% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 14
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £48,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,730 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1327 1679 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.19% 94.43% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1353 1364
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

Technical Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) SaaS
4 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Office 365
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory

Technical Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) Zope
1 2 (12.50%) Plone
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Tridion
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle iStore
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LDAP
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) Python
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) LPIC
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat