The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 48 52
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 71 97 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.68% 5.26% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 5.43% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33 82 87
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +7.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £51,900
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 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 1874 1788 2135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 97.05% 96.91% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1507 1768
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +13 60 £52,750 -12.08% 14
Peterborough +6 9 £32,500 -13.33% 1
St Neots - 1 £52,500 -
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 53 (38.69%) Java
2 51 (37.23%) Mathematics
3 45 (32.85%) Software Engineering
4 44 (32.12%) Degree
5 41 (29.93%) Computer Science
6 39 (28.47%) Physics
6 39 (28.47%) Python
6 39 (28.47%) C++
7 35 (25.55%) C
8 33 (24.09%) SAP
9 29 (21.17%) SQL
9 29 (21.17%) JavaScript
10 27 (19.71%) Embedded C
11 26 (18.98%) Embedded C++
12 25 (18.25%) Electronics
13 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
14 22 (16.06%) Presales
15 21 (15.33%) Firewall
16 19 (13.87%) Perl
17 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
18 17 (12.41%) SuccessFactors
19 16 (11.68%) Ruby
19 16 (11.68%) SAP HR
20 14 (10.22%) Windows
21 13 (9.49%) .NET
21 13 (9.49%) Finance
21 13 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
22 12 (8.76%) Manufacturing
22 12 (8.76%) C#
23 11 (8.03%) SAP SD

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 8 (5.84%) SAP Portal
2 5 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (3.65%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.73%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.73%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.73%) Simulink
1 1 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (11.68%) SAP HR
2 11 (8.03%) SAP SD
3 9 (6.57%) SAP MM
4 8 (5.84%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (5.11%) SAP SCM
6 4 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (2.19%) Demantra
7 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle SCM
8 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.73%) Sage 200
9 1 (0.73%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.73%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.73%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.41%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.84%) Office 365
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.33%) Firewall
2 6 (4.38%) SAN
3 2 (1.46%) LAN
3 2 (1.46%) WAN
4 1 (0.73%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.57%) SAP HANA
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.73%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.73%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (0.73%) GIS
3 1 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (18.25%) Electronics
2 13 (9.49%) Finance
3 12 (8.76%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.38%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) French Language
5 5 (3.65%) Italian Language
5 5 (3.65%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.73%) Advertising
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Local Government
7 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.49%) .NET
2 8 (5.84%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.46%) JSF
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.73%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 41 (29.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.11%) Learning Management System
4 5 (3.65%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.46%) Clustering
6 2 (1.46%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) User Experience
7 1 (0.73%) Verilog
7 1 (0.73%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.22%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) Linux
5 1 (0.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (37.23%) Mathematics
2 45 (32.85%) Software Engineering
3 39 (28.47%) Physics
4 22 (16.06%) Presales
5 13 (9.49%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (8.03%) SAP Implementation
6 11 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (7.30%) ITIL
8 9 (6.57%) ERP
9 8 (5.84%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.84%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.11%) Project Management
11 6 (4.38%) Information Security
12 5 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (2.92%) Data Migration
13 4 (2.92%) Logistics
13 4 (2.92%) Migration
13 4 (2.92%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (2.92%) Security Architecture
13 4 (2.92%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.69%) Java
2 39 (28.47%) C++
2 39 (28.47%) Python
3 35 (25.55%) C
4 29 (21.17%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.17%) SQL
5 27 (19.71%) Embedded C
6 26 (18.98%) Embedded C++
7 19 (13.87%) Perl
8 16 (11.68%) Ruby
9 12 (8.76%) C#
10 9 (6.57%) ABAP
11 3 (2.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (32.12%) Degree
2 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.11%) MCSE
5 5 (3.65%) MCP
6 4 (2.92%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (2.92%) CISMP
6 4 (2.92%) CISSP
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.92%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 4 (2.92%) PCI QSA
7 3 (2.19%) MCSA
7 3 (2.19%) VTSP
8 2 (1.46%) MCITP
8 2 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.73%) ACCA
9 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) COBIT
1 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (2.92%) NIST 800
1 4 (2.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.11%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (24.09%) SAP
2 18 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.11%) VMware
4 5 (3.65%) Cisco
4 5 (3.65%) Citrix
4 5 (3.65%) Veeam
5 4 (2.92%) Cognizant
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle
6 2 (1.46%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.73%) ESRI
7 1 (0.73%) Sage
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