Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £44,400 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 38 68
Rank change year-on-year -68 +30 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 103 209 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.48% 6.41% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 6.58% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 53 158 106
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £44,400 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.48% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £29,200 £34,175 £25,625
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% -2.83% +6.00%

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 4,028 3,177 3,935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.39% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,024 2,643 3,326
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +4.23% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -48 68 £44,400 -15.43% 20
Peterborough +8 14 £53,750 +19.44% 3
Huntingdon +1 11 £44,500 -
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.27%) ERP
2 25 (24.27%) Finance
3 21 (20.39%) Advertising
3 21 (20.39%) Sage
3 21 (20.39%) SAP
3 21 (20.39%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (14.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 15 (14.56%) Java
5 15 (14.56%) JD Edwards
6 14 (13.59%) Electronics
6 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
6 14 (13.59%) Infor
7 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (12.62%) Software Engineering
7 13 (12.62%) Mathematics
7 13 (12.62%) Physics
7 13 (12.62%) Windows
8 12 (11.65%) C++
8 12 (11.65%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (11.65%) Degree
8 12 (11.65%) NetSuite
8 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (10.68%) Retail
9 11 (10.68%) PhD
10 10 (9.71%) IFS
10 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database
10 10 (9.71%) FinancialForce
10 10 (9.71%) Xero

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 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (14.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (11.65%) NetSuite
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (9.71%) Sage 200
4 10 (9.71%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (4.85%) ResourceLink
6 4 (3.88%) BPCS
6 4 (3.88%) Sage BI
7 2 (1.94%) Dynamics SL
7 2 (1.94%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.94%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.97%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.71%) FinancialForce
2 10 (9.71%) Office 365
3 7 (6.80%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (4.85%) SaaS
5 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.91%) IaaS
7 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Firewall
2 6 (5.83%) SAN
3 4 (3.88%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.88%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.88%) NAS
3 4 (3.88%) NetScaler
3 4 (3.88%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.97%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.97%) Broadband
4 1 (0.97%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) Skype
4 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database
1 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (9.71%) SAP HANA
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) JIRA
1 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Advertising
3 14 (13.59%) Electronics
3 14 (13.59%) Manufacturing
4 11 (10.68%) Retail
5 3 (2.91%) Arabic Language
5 3 (2.91%) French Language
5 3 (2.91%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (2.91%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) SAP Basis
2 5 (4.85%) HTML
3 4 (3.88%) Web Services
4 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.91%) CSS
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.94%) .NET
5 2 (1.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.94%) EDI
5 2 (1.94%) HTML5
5 2 (1.94%) POSIX
5 2 (1.94%) Qt
5 2 (1.94%) STL
6 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.85%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.85%) Java Card
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (3.88%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.88%) User Experience
6 3 (2.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.94%) ASIC
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) NHS
8 1 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.97%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
8 1 (0.97%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.62%) Windows
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.88%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.91%) Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Android
5 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Unix
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) ERP
2 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.62%) Mathematics
2 13 (12.62%) Physics
2 13 (12.62%) Software Engineering
3 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (9.71%) Scrum
4 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (8.74%) High Availability
4 9 (8.74%) Project Management
4 9 (8.74%) Service Management
4 9 (8.74%) Time Management
5 7 (6.80%) Data Migration
5 7 (6.80%) Migration
5 7 (6.80%) Presales
6 6 (5.83%) Information Security
6 6 (5.83%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (4.85%) DRM
7 5 (4.85%) Security Architecture
7 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.56%) Java
2 12 (11.65%) C++
3 10 (9.71%) C
3 10 (9.71%) SQL
4 9 (8.74%) Embedded C
5 8 (7.77%) Embedded C++
5 8 (7.77%) Python
6 4 (3.88%) C#
7 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.94%) ABAP
9 1 (0.97%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.97%) R
9 1 (0.97%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Degree
2 11 (10.68%) PhD
3 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.83%) MCITP
5 6 (5.83%) MCSE
6 4 (3.88%) CCNA
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.91%) MCTS
7 3 (2.91%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.94%) ACCA
8 2 (1.94%) CIMA
9 1 (0.97%) CISM
9 1 (0.97%) CISSP
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.97%) MCSA
9 1 (0.97%) NCIE
9 1 (0.97%) OSCP
9 1 (0.97%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.97%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.88%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.88%) NFS
1 4 (3.88%) XenApp
1 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (3.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (34.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.39%) Sage
2 21 (20.39%) SAP
3 15 (14.56%) JD Edwards
4 14 (13.59%) Infor
5 12 (11.65%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (9.71%) Epicor
6 10 (9.71%) IFS
6 10 (9.71%) Oracle
6 10 (9.71%) Xero
7 8 (7.77%) Citrix
8 6 (5.83%) NetApp
8 6 (5.83%) VMware
9 5 (4.85%) NGA Human Resources
10 4 (3.88%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.97%) Cisco
11 1 (0.97%) QNX
11 1 (0.97%) Sophos
11 1 (0.97%) Veeam
11 1 (0.97%) Wind River