The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Consultant
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 62 34 73
Rank change year-on-year -28 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 64 132 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.82% 6.21% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 6.36% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 91 56
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -7.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,060
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1601 2074 2017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.53% 97.60% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1629 1646
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Consultant
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -18 51 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Huntingdon -3 2 £44,500 +1.13%
Peterborough -3 1 £32,500 +32.65% 3
Consultant
East of England

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 56 (31.28%) SAP
2 48 (26.82%) Degree
3 42 (23.46%) Mathematics
4 39 (21.79%) SQL
5 32 (17.88%) Java
6 28 (15.64%) C++
6 28 (15.64%) SAP MM
7 27 (15.08%) ABAP
8 25 (13.97%) Computer Science
8 25 (13.97%) SAP SD
9 23 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (12.85%) Logistics
10 22 (12.29%) Software Engineering
10 22 (12.29%) Microsoft
11 21 (11.73%) C
11 21 (11.73%) Windows
11 21 (11.73%) Python
12 20 (11.17%) Physics
13 19 (10.61%) JavaScript
13 19 (10.61%) Office 365
14 18 (10.06%) Business Analysis
15 17 (9.50%) Electronics
16 16 (8.94%) Embedded C
16 16 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 16 (8.94%) SAP Implementation
16 16 (8.94%) Presales
17 15 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (7.82%) .NET
18 14 (7.82%) Embedded C++
18 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared

Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (6.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (4.47%) Skype for Business
3 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.79%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.68%) SAP Portal
5 3 (1.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 28 (15.64%) SAP MM
2 25 (13.97%) SAP SD
3 12 (6.70%) SAP SCM
4 8 (4.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (3.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (2.23%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (2.23%) SAP HR
7 3 (1.68%) Demantra
7 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.68%) Oracle SCM
7 3 (1.68%) Sage 200
7 3 (1.68%) SAP CO
7 3 (1.68%) SAP FI
7 3 (1.68%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (1.68%) SAP R/3
8 2 (1.12%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.56%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.56%) Sage 1000
9 1 (0.56%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.56%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.61%) Office 365
2 15 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.79%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.59%) Firewall
2 5 (2.79%) DHCP
2 5 (2.79%) DNS
2 5 (2.79%) VPN
3 2 (1.12%) Wireless
4 1 (0.56%) DSL
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.56%) LAN
4 1 (0.56%) SAN
4 1 (0.56%) Skype
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) VLAN
4 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.35%) SAP HANA
3 5 (2.79%) GIS
4 4 (2.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.12%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (1.12%) QlikView
5 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.56%) Big Data
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (9.50%) Electronics
2 12 (6.70%) Manufacturing
3 11 (6.15%) Finance
4 10 (5.59%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) French Language
5 5 (2.79%) Italian Language
5 5 (2.79%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.68%) Billing
6 3 (1.68%) Legal
7 2 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) .NET
2 7 (3.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.79%) HTML
4 3 (1.68%) EDI
4 3 (1.68%) JSF
4 3 (1.68%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.56%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.97%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.12%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.12%) Replication
5 1 (0.56%) Clustering
5 1 (0.56%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.56%) iPad
5 1 (0.56%) iPhone
5 1 (0.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.56%) Verilog
5 1 (0.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.73%) Windows
2 14 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (7.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.03%) Linux
5 8 (4.47%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.91%) Unix
7 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.46%) Mathematics
2 23 (12.85%) Logistics
2 23 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (12.29%) Software Engineering
4 20 (11.17%) Physics
5 18 (10.06%) Business Analysis
6 16 (8.94%) Presales
6 16 (8.94%) SAP Implementation
7 13 (7.26%) ERP
8 10 (5.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (3.91%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (3.91%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.35%) CRM
10 6 (3.35%) Discrete Manufacturing
10 6 (3.35%) ITIL
10 6 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (2.79%) Migration
11 5 (2.79%) Order to Cash
11 5 (2.79%) Risk Management
11 5 (2.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (21.79%) SQL
2 32 (17.88%) Java
3 28 (15.64%) C++
4 27 (15.08%) ABAP
5 21 (11.73%) C
5 21 (11.73%) Python
6 19 (10.61%) JavaScript
7 16 (8.94%) Embedded C
8 14 (7.82%) Embedded C++
9 12 (6.70%) C#
10 10 (5.59%) Perl
11 6 (3.35%) PHP
12 4 (2.23%) Ruby
13 1 (0.56%) VB
13 1 (0.56%) VB6
13 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (26.82%) Degree
2 16 (8.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.82%) Security Cleared
4 13 (7.26%) MCSE
5 11 (6.15%) MCITP
6 5 (2.79%) MCTS
7 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.68%) ACCA
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.68%) SAP Certification
8 3 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.12%) CCNA
9 2 (1.12%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.12%) CISMP
9 2 (1.12%) CISSP
9 2 (1.12%) HNC
9 2 (1.12%) MCSA
9 2 (1.12%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) COBIT
1 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.12%) ISO27002
1 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.12%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.12%) vSphere
3 2 (1.12%) XenApp
4 1 (0.56%) Firmware
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.35%) SCOM
2 4 (2.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (31.28%) SAP
2 22 (12.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.91%) Cognizant
3 7 (3.91%) Oracle
4 5 (2.79%) Cisco
4 5 (2.79%) ESRI
5 4 (2.23%) Sage
5 4 (2.23%) Virgin Media
5 4 (2.23%) VMware
6 3 (1.68%) Citrix
6 3 (1.68%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.56%) Infor
7 1 (0.56%) Symantec
7 1 (0.56%) Talend
7 1 (0.56%) Veeam
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