Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Consultant was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

IT Consultant
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 164 184
Rank change year-on-year -42 +20 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Consultant 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.096% 0.40% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.42% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 1
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.89% +63.64% -21.43%
10th Percentile £21,950 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,300 £47,500 £28,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% -25.00%

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 4028 3365 3990
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.20% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3092 2795 3436
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,188
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

IT Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Consultant in Cambridgeshire

IT Consultant
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for IT Consultant in Cambridgeshire

IT Consultant
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Consultant in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Consultant in Cambridgeshire

IT 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 IT Consultant within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 -40 2 £26,000 -42.22% 1
Peterborough - 1 £57,500 -
IT Consultant
East of England

IT Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT 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 IT Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory