Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 126 34
Rank change year-on-year +44 -92 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 107 85 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.32% 2.04% 6.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 2.10% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 78 45 179
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.34% -6.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £25,868 £23,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £67,875 £57,500 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 3,113 4,054 3,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.36% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,255 3,113 2,836
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +50 60 £50,000 +11.86% 26
Peterborough -20 26 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Huntingdon +12 9 £30,000 -31.82% 3
Consultant
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
3 27 (25.23%) SQL
4 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (18.69%) Finance
5 20 (18.69%) Mentoring
6 19 (17.76%) ERP
7 17 (15.89%) Degree
8 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (14.02%) Dynamics AX
9 15 (14.02%) Presales
10 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (12.15%) Linux
11 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (10.28%) Windows
11 11 (10.28%) Web Services
11 11 (10.28%) Cognos
11 11 (10.28%) ETL
11 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (10.28%) Analytics
11 11 (10.28%) Dynamics 365
12 10 (9.35%) Azure Data Factory
12 10 (9.35%) SAP
12 10 (9.35%) C
12 10 (9.35%) C++
12 10 (9.35%) Project Management
12 10 (9.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence

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 6 (5.61%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.67%) Apache
2 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (14.02%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (9.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 10 (9.35%) Cognos TM1
3 6 (5.61%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.67%) NetSuite
5 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (3.74%) SAP ERP
5 4 (3.74%) SAP SD
6 3 (2.80%) HFM
6 3 (2.80%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (1.87%) BPCS
8 1 (0.93%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.93%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.93%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (10.28%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (9.35%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (5.61%) Office 365
6 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (3.74%) IaaS
8 3 (2.80%) SaaS
9 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) DNS
2 2 (1.87%) FTP
2 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.87%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (1.87%) SSH
2 2 (1.87%) SSL
2 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) 3G
3 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.93%) GSM
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) LTE
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.61%) Big Data
4 6 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) MySQL
7 1 (0.93%) OLAP
7 1 (0.93%) Power BI
7 1 (0.93%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Selenium
2 5 (4.67%) JMeter
2 5 (4.67%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.74%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.93%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
2 9 (8.41%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Law
4 5 (4.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.80%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Billing
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Web Services
2 7 (6.54%) SOAP
3 6 (5.61%) SAP PI
4 5 (4.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.67%) Kafka
4 5 (4.67%) Node.js
4 5 (4.67%) OAuth
4 5 (4.67%) OAuth2
4 5 (4.67%) React
5 4 (3.74%) Middleware
5 4 (3.74%) REST
6 3 (2.80%) .NET
6 3 (2.80%) J2EE
7 2 (1.87%) LDAP
8 1 (0.93%) COM
8 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.67%) User Experience
5 4 (3.74%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.87%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.87%) Infotainment
7 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.93%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.93%) Java Card
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.15%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) Windows
3 10 (9.35%) Android
4 6 (5.61%) Unix
5 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.87%) AIX
6 2 (1.87%) VMS
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.93%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.69%) Mentoring
2 19 (17.76%) ERP
3 15 (14.02%) Presales
4 13 (12.15%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.28%) Analytics
5 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.28%) ETL
6 10 (9.35%) Business Analysis
6 10 (9.35%) Data Integration
6 10 (9.35%) Mathematics
6 10 (9.35%) Project Management
7 9 (8.41%) Multithreading
7 9 (8.41%) Time Management
8 8 (7.48%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
9 7 (6.54%) Scrum
10 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.61%) DevOps
10 6 (5.61%) Logistics
10 6 (5.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) SQL
2 10 (9.35%) C
2 10 (9.35%) C++
3 9 (8.41%) Java
4 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.54%) C#
6 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.80%) PHP
7 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.87%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.87%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (15.89%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) ACCA
2 4 (3.74%) CIMA
3 3 (2.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.80%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) AAT
4 1 (0.93%) CIPD
4 1 (0.93%) CISM
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) PCI QSA
4 1 (0.93%) PhD
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 13485
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.87%) XenApp
3 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.93%) EnCase
3 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.93%) FTK
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
3 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.93%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (42.06%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.28%) Cognos
3 10 (9.35%) SAP
4 9 (8.41%) Oracle
5 7 (6.54%) Google
6 5 (4.67%) JD Edwards
6 5 (4.67%) VMware
7 4 (3.74%) Citrix
8 3 (2.80%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.87%) IBM
9 2 (1.87%) Infor
9 2 (1.87%) Veeam
10 1 (0.93%) Dell
10 1 (0.93%) HP
10 1 (0.93%) NetApp
10 1 (0.93%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.93%) Nuix
10 1 (0.93%) QNX
10 1 (0.93%) Sage
10 1 (0.93%) Wind River