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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 60 25 75
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 88 180 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 8.40% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 8.70% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 79 141 73
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
2391 2070 2668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.96% 96.55% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 1656 2286
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -24 64 £41,250 -17.50% 10
Peterborough -4 9 £39,750 -16.31% 3
Huntingdon -5 3 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (24.31%) Microsoft
1 62 (24.31%) Degree
2 54 (21.18%) Windows
3 46 (18.04%) Linux
4 45 (17.65%) SAP
5 38 (14.90%) VMware
6 37 (14.51%) SQL
7 35 (13.73%) Oracle
8 34 (13.33%) ITIL
9 29 (11.37%) CRM
10 27 (10.59%) SharePoint
11 26 (10.20%) Java
12 24 (9.41%) UNIX
12 24 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
14 22 (8.63%) NetApp
14 22 (8.63%) MCITP
15 21 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (8.24%) Citrix
15 21 (8.24%) C#
16 20 (7.84%) Project Management
16 20 (7.84%) .NET
17 18 (7.06%) Workflow
17 18 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (6.27%) Change Management
18 16 (6.27%) HP
18 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
19 15 (5.88%) Cisco
19 15 (5.88%) Active Directory
19 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 27 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (3.14%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.75%) Lync
4 7 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.57%) Documentum
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.57%) LiveCycle
5 4 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.18%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.96%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (5.49%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (5.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (5.10%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (3.92%) SAP CRM
4 10 (3.92%) SAP SD
5 8 (3.14%) SAP FI
6 7 (2.75%) SAP MM
7 5 (1.96%) SAP SCM
7 5 (1.96%) SAP HR
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (1.18%) SAP Payroll
9 3 (1.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (1.18%) SAP CO
9 3 (1.18%) SalesLogix
9 3 (1.18%) SAP PS
9 3 (1.18%) SAP WM
9 3 (1.18%) SAP LE
9 3 (1.18%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.75%) Office 365
2 4 (1.57%) SaaS
3 3 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.31%) WAN
2 10 (3.92%) SS7
2 10 (3.92%) Firewall
2 10 (3.92%) LTE
2 10 (3.92%) VoLTE
3 6 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (2.35%) OSPF
3 6 (2.35%) BGP
3 6 (2.35%) 3GPP
4 5 (1.96%) LAN
4 5 (1.96%) Network Security
5 4 (1.57%) LDAP
5 4 (1.57%) DNS
5 4 (1.57%) IPv6
5 4 (1.57%) NGN
6 3 (1.18%) SAN
7 1 (0.39%) VPN
7 1 (0.39%) VoIP
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.10%) Oracle Discoverer
3 11 (4.31%) SAP BI
4 10 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (3.53%) SAP BW
6 8 (3.14%) SAP HANA
7 5 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.96%) MySQL
8 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Xcelsius
9 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.57%) Ant
2 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) Hudson
General
1 12 (4.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.75%) Finance
2 7 (2.75%) Billing
3 6 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.18%) Marketing
4 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) French Language
6 1 (0.39%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.84%) .NET
2 8 (3.14%) J2EE
3 4 (1.57%) XML
3 4 (1.57%) HTML
4 3 (1.18%) Middleware
4 3 (1.18%) JCE
4 3 (1.18%) RESTful
4 3 (1.18%) SOAP
4 3 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (0.39%) CSS
5 1 (0.39%) HTML5
5 1 (0.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.75%) GIS
4 6 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.35%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.18%) Replication
7 2 (0.78%) EMV
7 2 (0.78%) Social Media
7 2 (0.78%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.39%) BBC
8 1 (0.39%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.39%) FMCG
8 1 (0.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.18%) Windows
2 46 (18.04%) Linux
3 24 (9.41%) UNIX
4 11 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.53%) Windows 8
5 9 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.14%) Solaris
7 5 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.18%) AIX
8 3 (1.18%) HPUX
9 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.33%) ITIL
2 29 (11.37%) CRM
3 20 (7.84%) Project Management
4 18 (7.06%) Workflow
4 18 (7.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (6.27%) Change Management
6 14 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (4.71%) Business Continuity
7 12 (4.71%) Business Analysis
8 11 (4.31%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (4.31%) Migration
8 11 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (4.31%) PRINCE2
9 9 (3.53%) Business Development
10 8 (3.14%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.14%) Manual Testing
10 8 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (3.14%) Analytics
10 8 (3.14%) Software Testing
10 8 (3.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.51%) SQL
2 26 (10.20%) Java
3 21 (8.24%) C#
4 16 (6.27%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.71%) C++
6 11 (4.31%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.14%) Perl
7 8 (3.14%) VB
8 7 (2.75%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.75%) PHP
9 4 (1.57%) C
9 4 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (24.31%) Degree
2 24 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.63%) MCITP
4 13 (5.10%) MCSE
5 10 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.92%) NCIE
6 9 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.14%) CCNP
7 8 (3.14%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.75%) NCDA
8 7 (2.75%) MCSA
8 7 (2.75%) MCTS
9 6 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.35%) MCDST
9 6 (2.35%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.96%) CISSP
10 5 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.96%) CEH
10 5 (1.96%) CISMP
11 3 (1.18%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.31%) vSphere
5 3 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.18%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (3.53%) SCCM
2 6 (2.35%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.18%) SCOM
3 3 (1.18%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 62 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.65%) SAP
3 38 (14.90%) VMware
4 35 (13.73%) Oracle
5 22 (8.63%) NetApp
6 21 (8.24%) Citrix
7 16 (6.27%) HP
8 15 (5.88%) Cisco
9 11 (4.31%) Business Objects
10 9 (3.53%) EMC
11 7 (2.75%) Veeam
12 6 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.96%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.57%) Sage
14 4 (1.57%) Adobe
15 3 (1.18%) ServiceNow
16 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
16 2 (0.78%) Infor
17 1 (0.39%) Northgate
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £45K + Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,400 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago