The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 19 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 26 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.15% 6.52% 5.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.29% 6.80% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 19
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,450 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 309 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.59% 95.96% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 250 266 334
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Consultant
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Peterborough region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Peterborough

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (37.50%) HP
4 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (31.25%) Cisco
6 9 (28.13%) NetApp
7 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) CCNP
8 6 (18.75%) MCSE
8 6 (18.75%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (18.75%) MCTS
8 6 (18.75%) MCITP
8 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.75%) Operations Management
8 6 (18.75%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) vSphere
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (15.63%) FortiGate
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (15.63%) OSPF
9 5 (15.63%) BGP

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.38%) Lync
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
3 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
1 5 (15.63%) OSPF
1 5 (15.63%) BGP
1 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) IPv6
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Operations Management
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (21.88%) CCNP
2 6 (18.75%) MCSE
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCTS
2 6 (18.75%) MCITP
3 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) VCDX
4 3 (9.38%) NCDA
4 3 (9.38%) NCIE
4 3 (9.38%) VCAP
4 3 (9.38%) VTSP
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) HP
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco
5 9 (28.13%) NetApp
6 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (12.50%) EMC
7 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 4 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 3 (9.38%) Veeam
9 1 (3.13%) Sage
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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