Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £44,400 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 63 80
Rank change year-on-year -49 +17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 68 94 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.17% 4.26% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 4.37% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 31 63 62
Cambridge median annual salary £44,400 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.43% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £41,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,400 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.48% +2.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,035 2,150 2,852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.33% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,253 1,820 2,399
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cambridge

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Cambridge

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cambridge

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (30.88%) SAP
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 19 (27.94%) ERP
3 17 (25.00%) Advertising
4 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 15 (22.06%) Java
5 15 (22.06%) Sage
6 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
6 13 (19.12%) Electronics
6 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
6 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
6 13 (19.12%) Physics
7 12 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (17.65%) C++
8 11 (16.18%) PhD
8 11 (16.18%) Retail
8 11 (16.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (16.18%) Degree
9 10 (14.71%) IFS
9 10 (14.71%) FinancialForce
9 10 (14.71%) Xero
9 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (14.71%) Infor
9 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (14.71%) SAP HANA
9 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database
9 10 (14.71%) NetSuite
9 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (16.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (14.71%) NetSuite
3 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (14.71%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (5.88%) Sage 200
4 4 (5.88%) Sage BI
5 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
5 2 (2.94%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.47%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) FinancialForce
2 5 (7.35%) SaaS
3 4 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database
1 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (14.71%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) JIRA
1 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 17 (25.00%) Advertising
3 13 (19.12%) Electronics
3 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
4 11 (16.18%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Arabic Language
5 3 (4.41%) French Language
5 3 (4.41%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (4.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) SAP Basis
2 5 (7.35%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.94%) EDI
4 2 (2.94%) HTML5
4 2 (2.94%) POSIX
4 2 (2.94%) Qt
4 2 (2.94%) STL
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.35%) Algorithms
3 5 (7.35%) Java Card
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.94%) ASIC
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.47%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.47%) Life Science
6 1 (1.47%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) ERP
2 13 (19.12%) Mathematics
2 13 (19.12%) Physics
2 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (14.71%) Scrum
5 9 (13.24%) High Availability
5 9 (13.24%) Service Management
5 9 (13.24%) Time Management
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
7 6 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) DRM
8 5 (7.35%) Information Security
8 5 (7.35%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (7.35%) Security Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (5.88%) Business Development
9 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.88%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) Java
2 12 (17.65%) C++
3 10 (14.71%) C
4 9 (13.24%) Embedded C
5 8 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 8 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) C#
6 4 (5.88%) SQL
7 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.94%) ABAP
9 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.47%) R
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
1 11 (16.18%) PhD
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) SAP
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.06%) Sage
4 12 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (14.71%) Epicor
5 10 (14.71%) IFS
5 10 (14.71%) Infor
5 10 (14.71%) JD Edwards
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle
5 10 (14.71%) Xero
6 1 (1.47%) QNX
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Wind River