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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 54 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 82 110 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.96% 4.51% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 4.74% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 75 87 107
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,380 £31,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £57,900
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
1998 2320 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1934 2219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +3 47 £45,000 - 14
Peterborough +3 7 £26,750 +9.18%
Huntingdon -10 3 £47,500 -3.06% 1
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 56 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 45 (28.48%) Windows
2 45 (28.48%) Degree
3 41 (25.95%) VMware
4 37 (23.42%) Linux
5 34 (21.52%) Oracle
6 33 (20.89%) SQL
7 28 (17.72%) SQL Server
8 26 (16.46%) Citrix
9 25 (15.82%) Active Directory
10 24 (15.19%) ITIL
11 20 (12.66%) UNIX
12 18 (11.39%) Java
12 18 (11.39%) XenApp
13 17 (10.76%) XenDesktop
14 16 (10.13%) SharePoint
14 16 (10.13%) Firewall
15 15 (9.49%) CISSP
15 15 (9.49%) C++
15 15 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (9.49%) Computer Science
15 15 (9.49%) NetScaler
16 14 (8.86%) Perl
17 13 (8.23%) SSCP
17 13 (8.23%) CISM
17 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
17 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (7.59%) CRM
18 12 (7.59%) SAP
18 12 (7.59%) Project Management

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 16 (10.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (6.33%) IIS
4 5 (3.16%) Lync
5 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.90%) Apache
6 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.27%) SAS
7 2 (1.27%) Zope
7 2 (1.27%) Plone
7 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) SPSS
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.80%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.27%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.27%) Tridion
3 2 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle iStore
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Office 365
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.53%) Force.com
3 3 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.13%) Firewall
2 15 (9.49%) NetScaler
3 8 (5.06%) WAN
4 7 (4.43%) LTE
4 7 (4.43%) INAP
4 7 (4.43%) SS7
4 7 (4.43%) LAN
4 7 (4.43%) VoLTE
5 6 (3.80%) Wireless
5 6 (3.80%) SAN
6 5 (3.16%) LDAP
7 4 (2.53%) VPN
7 4 (2.53%) DNS
8 3 (1.90%) Network Security
8 3 (1.90%) Internet
8 3 (1.90%) DHCP
9 2 (1.27%) VoIP
9 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.63%) VPLS
10 1 (0.63%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.43%) MySQL
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.27%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.63%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.43%) Billing
3 6 (3.80%) Finance
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.06%) .NET
2 5 (3.16%) HTML
3 3 (1.90%) HTML5
4 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.27%) Web Services
4 2 (1.27%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) CSS
5 1 (0.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.49%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.27%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.27%) Open Source
4 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.27%) EMV
4 2 (1.27%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.27%) Physics
5 1 (0.63%) Life Science
5 1 (0.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.63%) BBC
5 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.48%) Windows
2 37 (23.42%) Linux
3 20 (12.66%) UNIX
4 10 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.33%) Windows 8
5 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.53%) Debian
6 4 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.27%) Android
8 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.19%) ITIL
2 12 (7.59%) CRM
2 12 (7.59%) Project Management
2 12 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (6.33%) Workflow
4 7 (4.43%) Software Testing
4 7 (4.43%) Manual Testing
4 7 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (4.43%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (3.80%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.80%) ERP
5 6 (3.80%) Information Security
6 5 (3.16%) Business Analysis
6 5 (3.16%) Migration
6 5 (3.16%) Line Management
6 5 (3.16%) DevOps
7 4 (2.53%) Identity Management
7 4 (2.53%) Automated Testing
8 3 (1.90%) Numerical Analysis
8 3 (1.90%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.89%) SQL
2 18 (11.39%) Java
3 15 (9.49%) C++
4 14 (8.86%) Perl
5 11 (6.96%) JavaScript
6 9 (5.70%) PHP
7 6 (3.80%) Python
8 4 (2.53%) VB
9 3 (1.90%) Embedded C
9 3 (1.90%) C
9 3 (1.90%) C#
9 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.27%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.27%) R
10 2 (1.27%) SOQL
10 2 (1.27%) VBA
10 2 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 45 (28.48%) Degree
2 15 (9.49%) CISSP
3 13 (8.23%) SSCP
3 13 (8.23%) CISM
3 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.59%) MCITP
5 11 (6.96%) MCSE
6 9 (5.70%) MCSA
7 8 (5.06%) MCDST
8 2 (1.27%) CEH
8 2 (1.27%) CISMP
8 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.63%) CCSE
9 1 (0.63%) LPIC
9 1 (0.63%) MCTS
9 1 (0.63%) CCSA
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.90%) COBIT
3 2 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (15.82%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.39%) XenApp
3 17 (10.76%) XenDesktop
4 15 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.27%) vSphere
6 2 (1.27%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.27%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (35.44%) Microsoft
2 41 (25.95%) VMware
3 34 (21.52%) Oracle
4 26 (16.46%) Citrix
5 12 (7.59%) SAP
6 5 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.16%) F5
7 4 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.27%) Cisco
8 2 (1.27%) Veeam
9 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.63%) NetApp
9 1 (0.63%) HP
9 1 (0.63%) EMC
9 1 (0.63%) Juniper
Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - £30k starting salary + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £50,000, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens - pens + car + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary + good benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Posted: 16 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago