The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 32 28 50
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 167 167 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.83% 7.39% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.11% 7.70% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 129 132 142
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £36,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2168 2907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.07% 95.89% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1858 1860 2537
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Consultant Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 98 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Peterborough +10 27 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Huntingdon - 23 £50,000 - 1
Ely - 6 £47,500 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 71 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 64 (23.02%) Oracle
3 53 (19.06%) SQL
4 48 (17.27%) SAP
5 45 (16.19%) Linux
5 45 (16.19%) Oracle EBS
6 44 (15.83%) Degree
7 39 (14.03%) ITIL
7 39 (14.03%) Oracle EBS R12
8 37 (13.31%) PL/SQL
8 37 (13.31%) CRM
9 34 (12.23%) Windows
10 32 (11.51%) MS Excel
11 31 (11.15%) Workflow
12 30 (10.79%) Project Management
13 29 (10.43%) NetApp
13 29 (10.43%) Oracle Discoverer
13 29 (10.43%) Oracle Workflow
13 29 (10.43%) VMware
14 27 (9.71%) Java
15 23 (8.27%) Finance
15 23 (8.27%) C#
15 23 (8.27%) SharePoint
15 23 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (7.19%) Change Management
18 20 (7.19%) Hyper-V
19 19 (6.83%) Solaris

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (10.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 23 (8.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.24%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.16%) Lync
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (1.44%) LiveCycle
6 4 (1.44%) Documentum
7 3 (1.08%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.08%) IIS
7 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (11.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.16%) MS Office
2 6 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (16.19%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (14.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (6.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 18 (6.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (6.12%) Oracle 11i
6 15 (5.40%) SAP SD
7 10 (3.60%) SAP MM
7 10 (3.60%) SAP CRM
8 8 (2.88%) SAP FI
9 5 (1.80%) SAP HR
9 5 (1.80%) SAP SCM
10 4 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (1.44%) JDE OneWorld
10 4 (1.44%) Agresso
11 3 (1.08%) SAP PS
11 3 (1.08%) SAP WM
11 3 (1.08%) SAP Payroll
11 3 (1.08%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (1.08%) SAP CO
11 3 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.52%) Office 365
2 3 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.96%) WAN
2 10 (3.60%) SS7
2 10 (3.60%) LTE
2 10 (3.60%) VoLTE
3 9 (3.24%) Firewall
4 6 (2.16%) OSPF
4 6 (2.16%) BGP
4 6 (2.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (2.16%) 3GPP
5 5 (1.80%) LAN
5 5 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.80%) DNS
5 5 (1.80%) Network Security
6 4 (1.44%) NGN
6 4 (1.44%) IPv6
6 4 (1.44%) LDAP
6 4 (1.44%) Internet
7 3 (1.08%) SAN
8 2 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.43%) Oracle Discoverer
2 17 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.88%) SAP BI
4 7 (2.52%) SAP BW
4 7 (2.52%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.80%) MySQL
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.36%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.44%) Ant
2 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 23 (8.27%) Finance
2 13 (4.68%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.52%) Billing
5 6 (2.16%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.72%) Electronics
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.40%) .NET
2 9 (3.24%) Middleware
3 8 (2.88%) J2EE
4 6 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.44%) HTML
5 4 (1.44%) SOAP
5 4 (1.44%) Web Services
5 4 (1.44%) XML
6 3 (1.08%) JCE
6 3 (1.08%) RESTful
7 1 (0.36%) REST
7 1 (0.36%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.36%) JSON
7 1 (0.36%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.60%) Mathematics
3 10 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.52%) GIS
5 5 (1.80%) PKI
5 5 (1.80%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (1.80%) Open Source
6 4 (1.44%) iPhone
6 4 (1.44%) iPad
7 3 (1.08%) Replication
7 3 (1.08%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.72%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.72%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.36%) User Experience
9 1 (0.36%) Life Science
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.19%) Linux
2 34 (12.23%) Windows
3 19 (6.83%) Solaris
4 14 (5.04%) UNIX
5 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.44%) Android
9 3 (1.08%) AIX
9 3 (1.08%) HPUX
9 3 (1.08%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.08%) SUSE
9 3 (1.08%) Debian
9 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (14.03%) ITIL
2 37 (13.31%) CRM
3 31 (11.15%) Workflow
4 30 (10.79%) Project Management
5 22 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (7.19%) Change Management
7 14 (5.04%) Business Continuity
8 13 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.32%) Business Analysis
10 11 (3.96%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (3.96%) Service Management
10 11 (3.96%) Load Balancing
11 10 (3.60%) Service Delivery
11 10 (3.60%) Identity Management
11 10 (3.60%) Migration
11 10 (3.60%) Information Security
11 10 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (3.24%) Business Development
13 8 (2.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (19.06%) SQL
2 37 (13.31%) PL/SQL
3 27 (9.71%) Java
4 23 (8.27%) C#
5 8 (2.88%) C++
5 8 (2.88%) C
6 7 (2.52%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.16%) Python
8 4 (1.44%) VB
8 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.44%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.72%) ABAP
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
10 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.36%) Perl
10 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (15.83%) Degree
2 21 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.47%) MCITP
4 17 (6.12%) NCIE
5 14 (5.04%) NCDA
6 12 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.88%) CCNP
7 8 (2.88%) CISSP
7 8 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.52%) MCSE
8 7 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.16%) MCTS
9 6 (2.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.80%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.80%) Postgraduate
11 3 (1.08%) CISMP
11 3 (1.08%) VCDX
11 3 (1.08%) RHCE
11 3 (1.08%) CEH
11 3 (1.08%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) SLA
2 4 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 23 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (7.19%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.60%) vSphere
4 7 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) SCCM
1 6 (2.16%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (2.16%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 71 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 64 (23.02%) Oracle
3 48 (17.27%) SAP
4 29 (10.43%) NetApp
4 29 (10.43%) VMware
5 15 (5.40%) HP
6 12 (4.32%) Cisco
6 12 (4.32%) Citrix
7 9 (3.24%) EMC
7 9 (3.24%) Veeam
8 8 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.16%) Capita
10 6 (2.16%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.80%) CA
11 5 (1.80%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.44%) Adobe
13 3 (1.08%) Cognizant
14 2 (0.72%) Sage
14 2 (0.72%) ServiceNow
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