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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 33 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 164 154 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.74% 6.90% 5.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.03% 7.23% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 124 119 157
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,750
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
2334 2131 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.85% 95.47% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1851 2538
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -2 101 £47,500 -13.63% 10
Peterborough +7 23 £49,500 +10.00% 4
Huntingdon - 22 £50,000 - 8
Ely - 6 £47,500 -
Consultant
East of England

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 73 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 63 (22.34%) Oracle
3 62 (21.99%) SQL
4 46 (16.31%) Degree
5 45 (15.96%) SAP
6 43 (15.25%) Oracle EBS
7 42 (14.89%) Linux
8 37 (13.12%) Oracle EBS R12
9 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
9 36 (12.77%) ITIL
10 35 (12.41%) PL/SQL
10 35 (12.41%) CRM
11 34 (12.06%) Windows
12 30 (10.64%) Workflow
13 28 (9.93%) Oracle Workflow
13 28 (9.93%) Oracle Discoverer
14 27 (9.57%) Java
14 27 (9.57%) Project Management
14 27 (9.57%) NetApp
15 26 (9.22%) SharePoint
16 25 (8.87%) VMware
16 25 (8.87%) Finance
17 24 (8.51%) C#
17 24 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (8.16%) .NET
19 22 (7.80%) Hyper-V
20 21 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
21 20 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
21 20 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 19 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 28 (9.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.19%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.13%) Lync
6 6 (2.13%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.42%) Oracle Spatial
8 3 (1.06%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.06%) IIS
8 3 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.06%) Documentum
8 3 (1.06%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.35%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.35%) Node.js
9 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.13%) MS Office
2 6 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.77%) MS Project
4 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (15.25%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (13.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (6.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 17 (6.03%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (5.32%) SAP SD
6 9 (3.19%) SAP MM
7 7 (2.48%) SAP CRM
7 7 (2.48%) SAP FI
8 5 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (1.77%) SAP SCM
8 5 (1.77%) SAP HR
9 4 (1.42%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (1.06%) SAP CO
10 3 (1.06%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (1.06%) SAP PS
10 3 (1.06%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.06%) Agresso
10 3 (1.06%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.48%) Office 365
2 5 (1.77%) SaaS
3 3 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.19%) SS7
1 9 (3.19%) WAN
1 9 (3.19%) LTE
1 9 (3.19%) VoLTE
2 8 (2.84%) Firewall
3 7 (2.48%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.48%) DNS
4 5 (1.77%) LAN
4 5 (1.77%) 3GPP
4 5 (1.77%) Network Security
5 4 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (1.42%) LDAP
5 4 (1.42%) Internet
5 4 (1.42%) OSPF
5 4 (1.42%) BGP
5 4 (1.42%) NGN
6 3 (1.06%) IPv6
7 2 (0.71%) DHCP
7 2 (0.71%) SAN
7 2 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.93%) Oracle Discoverer
2 16 (5.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.19%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.48%) SAP BI
5 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (2.13%) SAP HANA
5 6 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.13%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.42%) MySQL
8 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (0.35%) Xcelsius
9 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (5.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.06%) Ant
2 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) Hudson
General
1 25 (8.87%) Finance
2 12 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (2.13%) Billing
5 5 (1.77%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.77%) Marketing
6 4 (1.42%) Retail
7 2 (0.71%) Advertising
7 2 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
8 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.16%) .NET
2 9 (3.19%) Middleware
3 8 (2.84%) J2EE
4 6 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (2.13%) Web Services
5 4 (1.42%) SOAP
5 4 (1.42%) HTML
6 3 (1.06%) JCE
6 3 (1.06%) XML
6 3 (1.06%) RESTful
7 1 (0.35%) JSON
7 1 (0.35%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.35%) CSS
7 1 (0.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.55%) Mathematics
5 7 (2.48%) GIS
6 5 (1.77%) PKI
6 5 (1.77%) Applied Mathematics
6 5 (1.77%) Open Source
7 4 (1.42%) iPad
7 4 (1.42%) iPhone
8 3 (1.06%) Replication
8 3 (1.06%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.71%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.71%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.35%) Life Science
10 1 (0.35%) FMCG
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (14.89%) Linux
2 34 (12.06%) Windows
3 18 (6.38%) Solaris
4 14 (4.96%) UNIX
4 14 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.42%) Android
8 3 (1.06%) SUSE
8 3 (1.06%) Debian
8 3 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.06%) AIX
8 3 (1.06%) HPUX
8 3 (1.06%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (12.77%) ITIL
2 35 (12.41%) CRM
3 30 (10.64%) Workflow
4 27 (9.57%) Project Management
5 20 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (6.03%) Change Management
7 14 (4.96%) Business Continuity
8 13 (4.61%) Service Management
9 12 (4.26%) Business Analysis
10 11 (3.90%) Migration
10 11 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (3.90%) PRINCE2
11 10 (3.55%) Business Development
11 10 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (3.55%) Information Security
11 10 (3.55%) Identity Management
11 10 (3.55%) Service Delivery
11 10 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (3.19%) Load Balancing
12 9 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.99%) SQL
2 35 (12.41%) PL/SQL
3 27 (9.57%) Java
4 24 (8.51%) C#
5 9 (3.19%) C++
6 8 (2.84%) C
7 6 (2.13%) Python
8 5 (1.77%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.42%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.42%) VB
9 4 (1.42%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.71%) ABAP
11 1 (0.35%) VBA
11 1 (0.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (16.31%) Degree
2 21 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.38%) MCITP
4 17 (6.03%) NCIE
5 14 (4.96%) NCDA
6 12 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.84%) CISSP
8 7 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (2.48%) MCSE
9 6 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.13%) CCNP
9 6 (2.13%) MCTS
10 5 (1.77%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
10 5 (1.77%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.06%) CEH
11 3 (1.06%) CISMP
11 3 (1.06%) RHCE
11 3 (1.06%) VCDX
11 3 (1.06%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.42%) QA
System Software
1 22 (7.80%) Hyper-V
2 20 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.19%) Active Directory
4 7 (2.48%) vSphere
5 3 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (2.13%) SCCM
2 4 (1.42%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 73 (25.89%) Microsoft
2 63 (22.34%) Oracle
3 45 (15.96%) SAP
4 27 (9.57%) NetApp
5 25 (8.87%) VMware
6 12 (4.26%) HP
7 11 (3.90%) Citrix
8 10 (3.55%) Cisco
9 9 (3.19%) Veeam
10 7 (2.48%) EMC
10 7 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.13%) Capita
12 5 (1.77%) CA
12 5 (1.77%) Business Objects
13 4 (1.42%) 3PAR
14 3 (1.06%) Cognizant
14 3 (1.06%) Adobe
15 2 (0.71%) Sage
16 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Conspicuous
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum including car allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k OTE dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus great benefits and career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens - health, pens + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Capita
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mason Frank
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago