Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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

Consultant
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 46
Rank change year-on-year +9 -31 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 157 134 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.86% 3.56% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 3.68% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 97 82 178
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +11.58% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £71,625
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% +3.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,916 3,642 3,906
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.89% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,579 2,775 3,172
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 105 £45,000 -18.18% 12
Peterborough +2 36 £60,750 +86.92% 2
Huntingdon +6 2 £42,500 -5.56% 1
St Neots -11 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 51 (32.48%) Mathematics
2 45 (28.66%) Degree
3 43 (27.39%) Microsoft
4 36 (22.93%) SQL
5 29 (18.47%) Finance
6 23 (14.65%) Computer Science
7 22 (14.01%) ERP
7 22 (14.01%) Presales
8 20 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (12.74%) SQL Server
9 19 (12.10%) Java
9 19 (12.10%) C
9 19 (12.10%) Dynamics AX
10 18 (11.46%) Physics
10 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
10 18 (11.46%) Electronics
10 18 (11.46%) Self-Motivation
11 17 (10.83%) Dynamics 365
11 17 (10.83%) JavaScript
11 17 (10.83%) Embedded C
12 16 (10.19%) PHP
12 16 (10.19%) Python
12 16 (10.19%) Advertising
12 16 (10.19%) Software Engineering
13 15 (9.55%) CRM
13 15 (9.55%) C++
13 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (8.92%) Analytics
14 14 (8.92%) SAP
15 13 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (3.18%) NetWeaver
2 4 (2.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.64%) Confluence
4 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (6.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (6.37%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (6.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (4.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (3.18%) NetSuite
5 4 (2.55%) Sage 200
5 4 (2.55%) Sage BI
6 3 (1.91%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.27%) HFM
7 2 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.64%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.83%) Dynamics 365
2 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.37%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.18%) SaaS
6 4 (2.55%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.55%) Office 365
7 3 (1.91%) IaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) DNS
1 5 (3.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.55%) Firewall
2 4 (2.55%) FTP
2 4 (2.55%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.55%) SSH
2 4 (2.55%) SSL
3 3 (1.91%) Intranet
4 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.64%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) NGN
5 1 (0.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.64%) SMS
5 1 (0.64%) VLAN
5 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.73%) SAP HANA
5 8 (5.10%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (3.18%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.91%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.91%) SAP BW
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.27%) Big Data
9 2 (1.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.64%) MySQL
10 1 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Selenium
1 3 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.64%) JMeter
3 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (18.47%) Finance
2 18 (11.46%) Electronics
3 16 (10.19%) Advertising
4 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.64%) Retail
5 5 (3.18%) Law
5 5 (3.18%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) French Language
6 2 (1.27%) German Language
6 2 (1.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) SAP Fiori
1 5 (3.18%) SAP PI
1 5 (3.18%) SOAP
2 4 (2.55%) LDAP
2 4 (2.55%) REST
3 3 (1.91%) .NET
3 3 (1.91%) Web Services
3 3 (1.91%) XML
4 2 (1.27%) EDI
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.64%) HTML
5 1 (0.64%) J2EE
5 1 (0.64%) Kafka
5 1 (0.64%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.46%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.10%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.55%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) Fintech
7 2 (1.27%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.64%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.64%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.64%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.64%) CCTV
8 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.64%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.28%) Windows
2 8 (5.10%) Linux
3 4 (2.55%) AIX
3 4 (2.55%) VMS
3 4 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.91%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.91%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.64%) Android
5 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.64%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.48%) Mathematics
2 22 (14.01%) ERP
2 22 (14.01%) Presales
3 20 (12.74%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (11.46%) Physics
5 16 (10.19%) Software Engineering
6 15 (9.55%) CRM
7 14 (8.92%) Analytics
8 13 (8.28%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.28%) Project Management
9 12 (7.64%) Time Management
10 11 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (6.37%) Data Integration
11 10 (6.37%) ETL
12 9 (5.73%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (5.73%) High Availability
12 9 (5.73%) ITIL
12 9 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.10%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 36 (22.93%) SQL
2 19 (12.10%) C
2 19 (12.10%) Java
3 17 (10.83%) Embedded C
3 17 (10.83%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.19%) PHP
4 16 (10.19%) Python
5 15 (9.55%) C++
6 13 (8.28%) Embedded C++
7 7 (4.46%) Perl
8 4 (2.55%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.55%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.27%) C#
10 1 (0.64%) Assembly Language
10 1 (0.64%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.64%) Ruby
10 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 45 (28.66%) Degree
2 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.18%) ACCA
4 5 (3.18%) CIMA
4 5 (3.18%) SAP Certification
5 3 (1.91%) CIPD
6 2 (1.27%) AAT
6 2 (1.27%) CISM
6 2 (1.27%) CISSP
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.27%) PhD
7 1 (0.64%) CCA
7 1 (0.64%) CEH
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.64%) GIAC
7 1 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.64%) SANS
7 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) PMO
3 1 (0.64%) COBIT
3 1 (0.64%) COSO
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) Kibana
2 1 (0.64%) logstash
Vendors
1 43 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.92%) SAP
3 11 (7.01%) Cognos
4 6 (3.82%) Citrix
4 6 (3.82%) Sage
5 5 (3.18%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.18%) Oracle
6 4 (2.55%) IBM
7 2 (1.27%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.27%) VMware
8 1 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.64%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.64%) Facebook
8 1 (0.64%) Google
8 1 (0.64%) Infor
8 1 (0.64%) Splunk
8 1 (0.64%) Tableau
8 1 (0.64%) Wind River
8 1 (0.64%) WorldPay