The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 45 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.36% 2.99% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.15% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £24,500 £52,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.88% +18.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 317 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.29% 94.63% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 243 283 313
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Consultant
Cambridgeshire

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 24 April 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (30.00%) NCDA
4 3 (30.00%) NCIE
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (20.00%) CCA
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (20.00%) CCEA
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) CCEE
5 2 (20.00%) CCIA
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) FlexPod
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) NCDA
1 3 (30.00%) NCIE
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (20.00%) CCA
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCEA
2 2 (20.00%) CCEE
2 2 (20.00%) CCIA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
2 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) XenServer
4 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) EMC