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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Consultant
Rank 29 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 12 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.27% 6.93% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 7.21% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 18
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,800 £36,750
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
275 319 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.86% 96.08% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 258 269 346
Average salary £40,000 £38,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) MCTS
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Veeam
4 3 (18.75%) VCDX
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (18.75%) NCDA
4 3 (18.75%) NCIE
4 3 (18.75%) Lync
4 3 (18.75%) VCAP
4 3 (18.75%) VTSP
4 3 (18.75%) Office 365
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Lync
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
1 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCTS
1 6 (37.50%) MCITP
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) VCDX
2 3 (18.75%) NCDA
2 3 (18.75%) NCIE
2 3 (18.75%) VCAP
2 3 (18.75%) VTSP
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp
2 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Veeam
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Extensive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago