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 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 40 36 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 9 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.51% 2.89% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.93% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 6
Average salary £39,750 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.31% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
334 307 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 93.30% 98.71% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 248 280 331
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £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 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 19 December 2014.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) HP
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (25.71%) NetApp
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (22.86%) CCNP
6 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
7 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (20.00%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) MCTS
7 7 (20.00%) vSphere
8 6 (17.14%) FortiGate
8 6 (17.14%) MCITP
8 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (17.14%) WAN
8 6 (17.14%) OSPF
8 6 (17.14%) BGP
8 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (17.14%) MCSE
8 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
8 6 (17.14%) Migration
9 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) Firewall

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (8.57%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SalesLogix
2 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.86%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
1 6 (17.14%) OSPF
1 6 (17.14%) BGP
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (11.43%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) IPv6
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.14%) Operations Management
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.86%) Information Security
8 1 (2.86%) Data Management
8 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.86%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.00%) MCTS
4 6 (17.14%) MCITP
4 6 (17.14%) MCSE
5 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.57%) VCDX
6 3 (8.57%) NCDA
6 3 (8.57%) NCIE
6 3 (8.57%) VCAP
6 3 (8.57%) VTSP
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) HP
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) NetApp
6 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
7 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (11.43%) EMC
8 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 3 (8.57%) Sage
8 3 (8.57%) Veeam
9 2 (5.71%) Infor
10 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
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