Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Consultant
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 36 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 66 45 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 7.42% 6.63% 6.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 6.66% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 75
Guildford median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,625 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 877 676 1,152
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.65% 99.56% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 780 637 1,016
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,675 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Guildford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Guildford over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 Guildford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 31 (46.97%) Identity Access Management
3 29 (43.94%) Technical Architecture
4 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
5 27 (40.91%) Cryptography
6 24 (36.36%) ITIL
7 23 (34.85%) NHS
8 21 (31.82%) EMV
8 21 (31.82%) Hyperion
8 21 (31.82%) Smartcard
8 21 (31.82%) Banking
8 21 (31.82%) Electronics
8 21 (31.82%) Telecoms
8 21 (31.82%) NFC
8 21 (31.82%) Integration Testing
8 21 (31.82%) Contactless
8 21 (31.82%) Mobile Payment
8 21 (31.82%) Spreadsheet
8 21 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
9 19 (28.79%) Data Centre
9 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
10 17 (25.76%) Firewall
10 17 (25.76%) Retail
11 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
11 16 (24.24%) Security Monitoring
12 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
13 14 (21.21%) VPN
13 14 (21.21%) SSL
13 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (3.03%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (3.03%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.52%) Lawson
3 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Yammer
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (31.82%) NFC
2 17 (25.76%) Firewall
3 14 (21.21%) IPsec
3 14 (21.21%) SSL
3 14 (21.21%) VPN
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (7.58%) Internet
4 5 (7.58%) IP Telephony
4 5 (7.58%) WAN
4 5 (7.58%) Wireless
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.06%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.03%) Network Security
6 2 (3.03%) Skype
7 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Power BI
General
1 21 (31.82%) Banking
1 21 (31.82%) Electronics
1 21 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 17 (25.76%) Retail
3 5 (7.58%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.52%) Finance
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) COM
1 2 (3.03%) REST
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
1 2 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 23 (34.85%) NHS
3 21 (31.82%) Contactless
3 21 (31.82%) EMV
3 21 (31.82%) Mobile Payment
3 21 (31.82%) Smartcard
4 19 (28.79%) Data Centre
4 19 (28.79%) Management Information System
5 10 (15.15%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (9.09%) PKI
6 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
7 5 (7.58%) Digital Currency
7 5 (7.58%) Digital TV
8 4 (6.06%) Clustering
9 2 (3.03%) Private Cloud
10 1 (1.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Identity Access Management
2 29 (43.94%) Technical Architecture
3 27 (40.91%) Cryptography
4 24 (36.36%) ITIL
5 21 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
5 21 (31.82%) Integration Testing
6 16 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 16 (24.24%) Security Monitoring
7 15 (22.73%) PRINCE2
8 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (21.21%) Business Analysis
8 14 (21.21%) Cybersecurity
8 14 (21.21%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 14 (21.21%) TOGAF
9 13 (19.70%) Information Security
9 13 (19.70%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (15.15%) Data Protection
10 10 (15.15%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) C#
1 2 (3.03%) Python
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) Bourne shell
2 1 (1.52%) C++
2 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Degree
2 13 (19.70%) CISM
2 13 (19.70%) CISSP
3 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.12%) APMP
5 7 (10.61%) CISA
6 6 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (9.09%) CREST Certified
6 6 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.58%) CCNP
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (6.06%) MCSA
9 2 (3.03%) CCIE
9 2 (3.03%) MBA
9 2 (3.03%) MCSE
9 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.52%) CFCE
10 1 (1.52%) EnCE
10 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.15%) Cyber Essentials
2 10 (15.15%) GDPR
3 8 (12.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (9.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (6.06%) COBIT
5 4 (6.06%) GPG13
6 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.61%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) EnCase
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
1 1 (1.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Hyperion
2 11 (16.67%) Cisco
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.03%) hybris
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.52%) Epicor
5 1 (1.52%) IFS
5 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Sage
5 1 (1.52%) Veeam