Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £44,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 34 65
Rank change year-on-year -91 +31 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 83 235 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.00% 6.70% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 6.89% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 45 179 126
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.84% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £23,000 £34,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 4019 3410 4018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.18% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3093 2830 3456
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -63 53 £44,700 -0.67% 10
Peterborough -4 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Huntingdon +3 7 £44,000 -1.12%
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.89%) SQL
3 17 (20.48%) Java
4 15 (18.07%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.87%) Windows
5 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (14.46%) Physics
7 11 (13.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 11 (13.25%) Mathematics
7 11 (13.25%) Office 365
7 11 (13.25%) PhD
7 11 (13.25%) ERP
7 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
7 11 (13.25%) Migration
8 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (12.05%) Presales
8 10 (12.05%) Data Migration
8 10 (12.05%) Degree
8 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
9 9 (10.84%) Electronics
9 9 (10.84%) SAP
9 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
9 9 (10.84%) Python
10 8 (9.64%) Sage
10 8 (9.64%) Finance
10 8 (9.64%) Project Management
10 8 (9.64%) Information Security
10 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (9.64%) Mobile App
11 7 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development

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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (7.23%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (7.23%) Sage 200
3 5 (6.02%) ResourceLink
3 5 (6.02%) SAP SD
4 4 (4.82%) BPCS
4 4 (4.82%) NetSuite
5 3 (3.61%) SAP MM
5 3 (3.61%) SAP SCM
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (2.41%) SAP FI
6 2 (2.41%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) Office 365
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.61%) IaaS
4 2 (2.41%) FinancialForce
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.20%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) Firewall
2 2 (2.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.20%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.20%) NAS
3 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.41%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.41%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.20%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.20%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) JIRA
1 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (10.84%) Electronics
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 6 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.02%) Advertising
5 4 (4.82%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.20%) French Language
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Local Government
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) HTML
2 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.61%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) .NET
3 2 (2.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.41%) HTML5
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.41%) POSIX
3 2 (2.41%) Qt
3 2 (2.41%) STL
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.20%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.20%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.64%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.43%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.43%) Java Card
4 7 (8.43%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (4.82%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.82%) User Experience
6 3 (3.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.41%) ASIC
8 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.20%) Life Science
8 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.87%) Windows
2 7 (8.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.20%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Software Engineering
2 12 (14.46%) Physics
3 11 (13.25%) ERP
3 11 (13.25%) Mathematics
3 11 (13.25%) Migration
4 10 (12.05%) Data Migration
4 10 (12.05%) Presales
5 8 (9.64%) Information Security
5 8 (9.64%) Project Management
5 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Business Development
6 7 (8.43%) DRM
6 7 (8.43%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (8.43%) Security Architecture
6 7 (8.43%) Threat Modelling
7 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.02%) B2B
8 5 (6.02%) ITIL
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.84%) Python
4 6 (7.23%) C++
4 6 (7.23%) Perl
5 5 (6.02%) ABAP
5 5 (6.02%) Ruby
6 4 (4.82%) C
6 4 (4.82%) Embedded C
6 4 (4.82%) Embedded C++
7 3 (3.61%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) R
8 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) PhD
2 10 (12.05%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) MCITP
3 6 (7.23%) MCSE
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.61%) CCNA
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.20%) CISM
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.20%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) COBIT
1 1 (1.20%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.20%) NFS
2 1 (1.20%) XenApp
2 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) SAP
3 8 (9.64%) Sage
4 6 (7.23%) Citrix
4 6 (7.23%) Infor
4 6 (7.23%) JD Edwards
5 5 (6.02%) NGA Human Resources
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 2 (2.41%) Epicor
7 2 (2.41%) IFS
7 2 (2.41%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.41%) Xero
8 1 (1.20%) AppSense
8 1 (1.20%) Sophos