The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Consultant
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 77 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 60 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.33% 2.62% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 2.70% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 48
Median salary £52,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,275 £39,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,750 £52,800
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1354 1148 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.62% 97.21% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1033 972 1163
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 52 (46.02%) Java
2 51 (45.13%) Mathematics
3 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
4 42 (37.17%) Degree
5 41 (36.28%) Computer Science
6 39 (34.51%) Physics
6 39 (34.51%) Python
7 38 (33.63%) C++
8 32 (28.32%) C
9 30 (26.55%) SAP
10 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
11 26 (23.01%) Embedded C
12 25 (22.12%) Embedded C++
12 25 (22.12%) Electronics
13 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
14 22 (19.47%) SQL
15 19 (16.81%) Perl
16 18 (15.93%) Presales
17 17 (15.04%) SuccessFactors
18 16 (14.16%) SAP HR
18 16 (14.16%) Firewall
18 16 (14.16%) Ruby
19 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (10.62%) C#
19 12 (10.62%) .NET
20 11 (9.73%) SAP SD
20 11 (9.73%) SAP Implementation
21 10 (8.85%) ITIL
22 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
22 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (7.08%) SAP Portal
2 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Simulink
1 1 (0.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (14.16%) SAP HR
2 11 (9.73%) SAP SD
3 7 (6.19%) SAP MM
3 7 (6.19%) SAP SCM
4 4 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.88%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.88%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.88%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.04%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) LAN
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
2 1 (0.88%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (0.88%) GIS
2 1 (0.88%) Power BI
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (22.12%) Electronics
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.42%) French Language
3 5 (4.42%) Italian Language
3 5 (4.42%) Spanish Language
4 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Automotive
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) .NET
2 8 (7.08%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.77%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) JSF
4 1 (0.88%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.88%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.28%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) Learning Management System
4 5 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.77%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Verilog
7 1 (0.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Linux
1 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Unix
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Mathematics
2 45 (39.82%) Software Engineering
3 39 (34.51%) Physics
4 18 (15.93%) Presales
5 12 (10.62%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.73%) SAP Implementation
7 10 (8.85%) ITIL
8 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.08%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.19%) Project Management
11 5 (4.42%) Information Security
12 4 (3.54%) Discrete Manufacturing
12 4 (3.54%) ERP
12 4 (3.54%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (3.54%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.54%) Security Architecture
12 4 (3.54%) Software Delivery
13 3 (2.65%) Machine Learning
13 3 (2.65%) PRINCE2
14 2 (1.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.02%) Java
2 39 (34.51%) Python
3 38 (33.63%) C++
4 32 (28.32%) C
5 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
6 26 (23.01%) Embedded C
7 25 (22.12%) Embedded C++
8 22 (19.47%) SQL
9 19 (16.81%) Perl
10 16 (14.16%) Ruby
11 12 (10.62%) C#
12 7 (6.19%) ABAP
13 3 (2.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (37.17%) Degree
2 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.54%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (3.54%) CISMP
3 4 (3.54%) CISSP
3 4 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (3.54%) PCI QSA
4 2 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.88%) ACCA
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) COBIT
1 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (3.54%) NIST 800
1 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 30 (26.55%) SAP
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.54%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.88%) ESRI
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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