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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 48 31 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 88 138 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.83% 6.68% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 6.93% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 79 110 104
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2186 1991 2478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.25% 96.32% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1656 2155
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 30 January 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 -19 67 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Peterborough +6 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Huntingdon 0 2 £25,000 -41.17% 2
St Neots -6 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 52 (22.71%) Windows
3 46 (20.09%) VMware
3 46 (20.09%) Degree
4 45 (19.65%) Linux
5 40 (17.47%) SAP
6 38 (16.59%) SQL
7 36 (15.72%) ITIL
8 27 (11.79%) Oracle
9 26 (11.35%) Citrix
10 24 (10.48%) SharePoint
11 23 (10.04%) UNIX
12 22 (9.61%) MS Excel
13 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
14 20 (8.73%) CRM
15 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.99%) MCITP
16 16 (6.99%) Workflow
16 16 (6.99%) Active Directory
17 15 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
17 15 (6.55%) Project Management
18 14 (6.11%) Change Management
18 14 (6.11%) Cisco
18 14 (6.11%) Windows 8
18 14 (6.11%) SharePoint 2013
19 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (5.68%) HP
19 13 (5.68%) Business Intelligence

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (10.48%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.18%) Lync
5 4 (1.75%) Documentum
5 4 (1.75%) LiveCycle
6 3 (1.31%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 22 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.75%) MS Office
3 3 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (5.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (4.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 11 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (4.37%) SAP CRM
4 8 (3.49%) SAP SD
4 8 (3.49%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (2.18%) SAP HR
6 5 (2.18%) SAP MM
6 5 (2.18%) SAP SCM
7 4 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (1.31%) SAP PS
8 3 (1.31%) SAP WM
8 3 (1.31%) SalesLogix
8 3 (1.31%) SAP HCM
8 3 (1.31%) SAP LE
8 3 (1.31%) SAP CO
8 3 (1.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.06%) Office 365
2 4 (1.75%) SaaS
3 3 (1.31%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.68%) WAN
2 10 (4.37%) Firewall
3 7 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (3.06%) OSPF
3 7 (3.06%) BGP
4 6 (2.62%) Network Security
4 6 (2.62%) LAN
4 6 (2.62%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.75%) SAN
5 4 (1.75%) DNS
5 4 (1.75%) IPv6
6 3 (1.31%) LTE
6 3 (1.31%) VoLTE
6 3 (1.31%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.31%) SS7
7 2 (0.87%) VoIP
8 1 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.44%) NAS
8 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.24%) SAP BI
3 10 (4.37%) SAP BW
3 10 (4.37%) Oracle Discoverer
3 10 (4.37%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (3.49%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.87%) MySQL
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.87%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.44%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.62%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.75%) Ant
2 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 8 (3.49%) Finance
2 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.75%) Billing
3 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.31%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.31%) Marketing
5 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.24%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) XML
3 2 (0.87%) HTML
3 2 (0.87%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) CSS3
4 1 (0.44%) HTML5
4 1 (0.44%) RESTful
4 1 (0.44%) CSS
4 1 (0.44%) SOAP
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.18%) Mathematics
2 5 (2.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.75%) Applied Mathematics
4 3 (1.31%) GIS
4 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.87%) EMV
5 2 (0.87%) Data Extraction
5 2 (0.87%) Social Media
6 1 (0.44%) Open Source
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.44%) Physics
6 1 (0.44%) BBC
6 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (22.71%) Windows
2 45 (19.65%) Linux
3 23 (10.04%) UNIX
4 14 (6.11%) Windows 8
5 10 (4.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.87%) Solaris
10 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.72%) ITIL
2 20 (8.73%) CRM
3 16 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (6.99%) Workflow
4 15 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (6.55%) Project Management
5 14 (6.11%) Change Management
6 13 (5.68%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (5.24%) Business Analysis
8 9 (3.93%) Analytics
8 9 (3.93%) Business Development
8 9 (3.93%) Migration
9 8 (3.49%) Load Balancing
9 8 (3.49%) Manual Testing
9 8 (3.49%) Software Testing
9 8 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (3.06%) Operations Management
11 6 (2.62%) Business Continuity
11 6 (2.62%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.62%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.59%) SQL
2 13 (5.68%) PL/SQL
3 11 (4.80%) C++
3 11 (4.80%) Java
4 10 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.93%) Perl
5 9 (3.93%) C#
6 8 (3.49%) PHP
7 7 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (0.44%) R
9 1 (0.44%) C
9 1 (0.44%) VBA
9 1 (0.44%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 46 (20.09%) Degree
2 19 (8.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (6.99%) MCITP
4 13 (5.68%) MCSE
5 11 (4.80%) MCSA
6 10 (4.37%) MCDST
6 10 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (4.37%) Security Cleared
7 9 (3.93%) CCNP
8 8 (3.49%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.75%) Postgraduate
10 3 (1.31%) MCTS
11 2 (0.87%) CEH
11 2 (0.87%) CISMP
11 2 (0.87%) CISSP
12 1 (0.44%) VCAP
12 1 (0.44%) VTSP
12 1 (0.44%) NCDA
12 1 (0.44%) NCIE
12 1 (0.44%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.18%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (8.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.99%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.24%) vSphere
4 9 (3.93%) XenApp
5 8 (3.49%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.62%) SCCM
1 6 (2.62%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.75%) SCOM
3 3 (1.31%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (27.07%) Microsoft
2 46 (20.09%) VMware
3 40 (17.47%) SAP
4 27 (11.79%) Oracle
5 26 (11.35%) Citrix
6 14 (6.11%) Cisco
7 13 (5.68%) HP
8 12 (5.24%) NetApp
9 11 (4.80%) Business Objects
10 9 (3.93%) EMC
11 6 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (2.18%) 3PAR
12 5 (2.18%) F5
12 5 (2.18%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.75%) Sage
13 4 (1.75%) Adobe
14 3 (1.31%) ServiceNow
15 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
15 2 (0.87%) Infor
16 1 (0.44%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Car Allowance £4,200pa
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £49,300 to £57,100 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, East Anglia, United Kingdom
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £49,300 - £57,100 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65k, Car Allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £65K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £39,800 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough
Technical Prospects
Salary: Potential £60,000+ OTE Self Employed
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago