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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 69 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 61 94 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.87% 3.72% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 3.91% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 120
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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
2069 2403 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.23% 95.21% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 2018 2352
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -14 41 £46,000 +2.22% 13
Peterborough +8 9 £45,000 +83.67% 2
St Neots - 4 £60,000 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 50 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 44 (30.34%) Windows
2 44 (30.34%) VMware
3 43 (29.66%) Linux
4 40 (27.59%) Degree
5 33 (22.76%) SQL
6 28 (19.31%) Citrix
7 26 (17.93%) UNIX
8 25 (17.24%) Oracle
8 25 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
10 19 (13.10%) SharePoint
10 19 (13.10%) ITIL
11 18 (12.41%) Perl
12 16 (11.03%) Java
12 16 (11.03%) XenApp
12 16 (11.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (11.03%) Windows 8
13 15 (10.34%) XenDesktop
13 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
13 15 (10.34%) C++
14 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (8.97%) NetScaler
15 13 (8.97%) PHP
15 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (8.28%) CRM
16 12 (8.28%) MCSE
16 12 (8.28%) MCSA
16 12 (8.28%) Firewall
16 12 (8.28%) MCITP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 19 (13.10%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.76%) Lync
3 4 (2.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.07%) Apache
5 2 (1.38%) IIS
5 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.38%) Zope
5 2 (1.38%) Plone
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) SAP CRM
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.38%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.38%) Tridion
3 1 (0.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.69%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.69%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) Office 365
2 4 (2.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.38%) Force.com
5 1 (0.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.97%) NetScaler
2 12 (8.28%) Firewall
3 5 (3.45%) LDAP
3 5 (3.45%) WAN
3 5 (3.45%) VPN
3 5 (3.45%) DNS
3 5 (3.45%) LTE
3 5 (3.45%) SS7
3 5 (3.45%) INAP
3 5 (3.45%) VoLTE
4 4 (2.76%) SAN
4 4 (2.76%) LAN
5 3 (2.07%) VoIP
5 3 (2.07%) DHCP
5 3 (2.07%) Wireless
5 3 (2.07%) Network Security
6 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.38%) Internet
7 1 (0.69%) MPLS
7 1 (0.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) MySQL
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.38%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.38%) SAP BI
5 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 6 (4.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.45%) Billing
3 4 (2.76%) Finance
4 2 (1.38%) Electronics
5 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) .NET
2 3 (2.07%) HTML5
2 3 (2.07%) HTML
3 1 (0.69%) CSS3
3 1 (0.69%) CSS
3 1 (0.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.07%) Open Source
4 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.38%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.38%) EMV
4 2 (1.38%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.38%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.69%) Physics
5 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.69%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.34%) Windows
2 43 (29.66%) Linux
3 26 (17.93%) UNIX
4 16 (11.03%) Windows 8
5 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.76%) Debian
8 3 (2.07%) Android
9 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.10%) ITIL
2 12 (8.28%) CRM
3 11 (7.59%) Workflow
4 9 (6.21%) Project Management
4 9 (6.21%) Business Analysis
5 8 (5.52%) Software Testing
5 8 (5.52%) Manual Testing
6 7 (4.83%) ERP
6 7 (4.83%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (3.45%) DevOps
7 5 (3.45%) Line Management
8 4 (2.76%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (2.76%) Functional Testing
8 4 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.07%) Information Security
9 3 (2.07%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.07%) Matrix Management
9 3 (2.07%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (2.07%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) SQL
2 18 (12.41%) Perl
3 16 (11.03%) Java
4 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 15 (10.34%) C++
5 13 (8.97%) PHP
6 7 (4.83%) Python
7 6 (4.14%) C#
8 4 (2.76%) VB
9 2 (1.38%) C
9 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.38%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.38%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.38%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) R
10 1 (0.69%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.69%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.69%) ABAP
10 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (27.59%) Degree
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.28%) MCSE
3 12 (8.28%) MCSA
3 12 (8.28%) MCDST
3 12 (8.28%) MCITP
4 10 (6.90%) CISSP
5 8 (5.52%) SSCP
5 8 (5.52%) CISM
6 3 (2.07%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) CEH
7 2 (1.38%) CISMP
8 1 (0.69%) LPIC
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CCSA
8 1 (0.69%) CCSE
8 1 (0.69%) CCNP
8 1 (0.69%) CCDP
8 1 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.07%) COBIT
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (16.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (11.03%) XenApp
3 15 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 14 (9.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.38%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.38%) vSphere
7 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) SCOM
2 3 (2.07%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.07%) SCCM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 50 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 44 (30.34%) VMware
3 28 (19.31%) Citrix
4 25 (17.24%) Oracle
5 9 (6.21%) SAP
6 5 (3.45%) F5
7 4 (2.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.07%) Cisco
8 3 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.38%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.69%) Sage
10 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.69%) HP
10 1 (0.69%) EMC
10 1 (0.69%) Juniper
10 1 (0.69%) NetApp
10 1 (0.69%) Infor
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £40,000 + car & comprehensive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £highly competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + bens- bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, health care
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum £35,300 - £46,500
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum, Benefits: strong benefits package
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago