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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 46 42 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 89 142 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.20% 5.72% 6.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 6.00% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 107 105
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £40,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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
1992 2366 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.01% 95.29% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 1879 1857
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 -2 62 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Huntingdon -7 11 £46,500 -7.00% 1
Peterborough -14 5 - -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (30.46%) Degree
2 45 (25.86%) SAP
3 39 (22.41%) Oracle
4 35 (20.11%) ITIL
4 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
5 28 (16.09%) Windows
6 26 (14.94%) SQL
7 24 (13.79%) CRM
8 22 (12.64%) Linux
9 21 (12.07%) VMware
10 20 (11.49%) Project Management
11 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
12 15 (8.62%) SAP MM
12 15 (8.62%) Java
13 14 (8.05%) CISSP
13 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (8.05%) Firewall
13 14 (8.05%) Business Continuity
13 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
13 14 (8.05%) Office 365
14 13 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
15 12 (6.90%) Python
15 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
15 12 (6.90%) HTML
15 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
15 12 (6.90%) MCITP
16 11 (6.32%) CISM
16 11 (6.32%) Management Information System
16 11 (6.32%) SAP FI

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.32%) IIS
2 11 (6.32%) Lync
3 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (3.45%) Apache
4 6 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.45%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.30%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.30%) Zope
5 4 (2.30%) Plone
5 4 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 15 (8.62%) SAP MM
2 11 (6.32%) SAP FI
3 10 (5.75%) SAP CRM
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (4.02%) SAP SD
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.30%) SAP SRM
6 3 (1.72%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.15%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.57%) Tridion
8 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.05%) Office 365
2 9 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.72%) SaaS
5 3 (1.72%) Force.com
5 3 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.05%) Firewall
2 9 (5.17%) Wireless
3 7 (4.02%) SS7
3 7 (4.02%) INAP
3 7 (4.02%) LTE
3 7 (4.02%) NetScaler
3 7 (4.02%) VoLTE
4 5 (2.87%) SAN
4 5 (2.87%) LAN
4 5 (2.87%) VoIP
4 5 (2.87%) WAN
4 5 (2.87%) DHCP
5 4 (2.30%) LDAP
5 4 (2.30%) Internet
6 3 (1.72%) DNS
6 3 (1.72%) VLAN
7 2 (1.15%) Skype
7 2 (1.15%) VPN
7 2 (1.15%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.02%) MySQL
3 6 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
3 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (2.87%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.15%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.15%) QlikView
7 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.02%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
1 8 (4.60%) Finance
2 7 (4.02%) Billing
3 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.30%) Marketing
4 3 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.90%) HTML
2 6 (3.45%) Web Services
3 3 (1.72%) CSS
3 3 (1.72%) .NET
3 3 (1.72%) Visualforce
4 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.15%) XML
5 1 (0.57%) JSON
5 1 (0.57%) SOAP
5 1 (0.57%) EJB
5 1 (0.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.45%) GIS
4 4 (2.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.15%) User Experience
5 2 (1.15%) EMV
5 2 (1.15%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.15%) Physics
5 2 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.15%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.15%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.57%) Life Science
6 1 (0.57%) BYOD
6 1 (0.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.09%) Windows
2 22 (12.64%) Linux
3 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.45%) Debian
6 5 (2.87%) UNIX
7 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.11%) ITIL
2 24 (13.79%) CRM
3 20 (11.49%) Project Management
4 14 (8.05%) Business Continuity
5 13 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (5.75%) Migration
6 10 (5.75%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (5.75%) ERP
7 8 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (4.02%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.02%) Workflow
9 6 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.45%) Line Management
10 5 (2.87%) Business Analysis
10 5 (2.87%) Regression Testing
10 5 (2.87%) Functional Testing
10 5 (2.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (2.87%) Integration Testing
10 5 (2.87%) Test Management
10 5 (2.87%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.94%) SQL
2 15 (8.62%) Java
3 12 (6.90%) Python
4 7 (4.02%) PL/SQL
5 6 (3.45%) C++
6 5 (2.87%) C
6 5 (2.87%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.30%) Perl
8 3 (1.72%) C#
8 3 (1.72%) Embedded C
8 3 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.15%) TTCN
9 2 (1.15%) SOQL
9 2 (1.15%) VBScript
9 2 (1.15%) VB
10 1 (0.57%) ABAP
10 1 (0.57%) VBA
10 1 (0.57%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 53 (30.46%) Degree
2 14 (8.05%) CISSP
2 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.90%) MCITP
4 11 (6.32%) SSCP
4 11 (6.32%) CISM
5 9 (5.17%) MCSE
6 5 (2.87%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.87%) ISEB
7 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.72%) LPIC
8 2 (1.15%) MCSA
8 2 (1.15%) CEH
8 2 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.15%) CISMP
9 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.57%) COBIT
1 1 (0.57%) QA
1 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.02%) XenApp
4 7 (4.02%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 45 (25.86%) SAP
2 39 (22.41%) Oracle
3 35 (20.11%) Microsoft
4 21 (12.07%) VMware
5 10 (5.75%) Citrix
6 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (3.45%) HP
8 4 (2.30%) ESRI
9 3 (1.72%) Wyse
10 2 (1.15%) Veeam
10 2 (1.15%) F5
11 1 (0.57%) Juniper
11 1 (0.57%) EMC
11 1 (0.57%) Cisco
Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Cambs, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £65,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago