Period
to 22 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 45 48
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 95 48 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.60% 6.61% 5.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 6.78% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 42
Guildford median annual salary £46,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.92% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,625 £37,625 £41,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £80,000
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -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 808 708 1,182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.66% 97.52% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 660 661 872
Guildford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +6.02%
10th Percentile £25,975 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £62,500 £67,500
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Guildford region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 57 (60.00%) Degree
2 51 (53.68%) Self-Motivation
3 37 (38.95%) Cryptography
4 36 (37.89%) Technical Architecture
5 33 (34.74%) TOGAF
6 32 (33.68%) Systems Analysis
6 32 (33.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 32 (33.68%) Cybersecurity
7 31 (32.63%) Business Analysis
7 31 (32.63%) ITIL
8 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (30.53%) Identity Access Management
9 27 (28.42%) Enterprise Architecture
9 27 (28.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 27 (28.42%) Management Information System
10 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 24 (25.26%) Hyperion
12 23 (24.21%) EMV
12 23 (24.21%) Smartcard
12 23 (24.21%) Electronics
12 23 (24.21%) Telecoms
12 23 (24.21%) CISM
12 23 (24.21%) CISSP
12 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
12 23 (24.21%) Security Cleared
12 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
12 23 (24.21%) NFC
12 23 (24.21%) Integration Testing
12 23 (24.21%) Banking
12 23 (24.21%) Retail

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 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.26%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.21%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.21%) NFC
2 18 (18.95%) Firewall
3 16 (16.84%) Intranet
4 5 (5.26%) IPsec
4 5 (5.26%) SSL
4 5 (5.26%) VPN
5 3 (3.16%) Network Security
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.00%) Blockchain
2 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.21%) Power BI
2 4 (4.21%) Snowflake Schema
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (4.21%) Star Schema
3 1 (1.05%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (24.21%) Banking
1 23 (24.21%) Electronics
1 23 (24.21%) Retail
1 23 (24.21%) Telecoms
2 22 (23.16%) Finance
3 19 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 7 (7.37%) Advertising
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (53.68%) Self-Motivation
2 27 (28.42%) Management Information System
3 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
3 23 (24.21%) Contactless
3 23 (24.21%) EMV
3 23 (24.21%) Mobile Payment
3 23 (24.21%) Smartcard
4 19 (20.00%) Fintech
5 14 (14.74%) PKI
6 11 (11.58%) NHS
7 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
8 6 (6.32%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
10 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.37%) Windows
1 7 (7.37%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.95%) Cryptography
2 36 (37.89%) Technical Architecture
3 33 (34.74%) TOGAF
4 32 (33.68%) Cybersecurity
4 32 (33.68%) Systems Analysis
5 31 (32.63%) Business Analysis
5 31 (32.63%) ITIL
6 29 (30.53%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (30.53%) Identity Access Management
7 27 (28.42%) Enterprise Architecture
7 27 (28.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 23 (24.21%) Creative Thinking
8 23 (24.21%) E-Commerce
8 23 (24.21%) Integration Testing
9 20 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
10 16 (16.84%) SABSA
10 16 (16.84%) SIEM
11 15 (15.79%) Information Security
11 15 (15.79%) PRINCE2
11 15 (15.79%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) SQL
2 4 (4.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.11%) C#
4 1 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (60.00%) Degree
2 23 (24.21%) CISM
2 23 (24.21%) CISSP
2 23 (24.21%) Security Cleared
3 18 (18.95%) CREST Certified
4 16 (16.84%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (16.84%) TOGAF Certification
5 10 (10.53%) Master's Degree
6 4 (4.21%) CISA
6 4 (4.21%) MCSE
6 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.16%) APMP
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (33.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (18.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 16 (16.84%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (13.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (6.32%) GDPR
6 2 (2.11%) COBIT
6 2 (2.11%) GPG13
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) SCCM
1 2 (2.11%) SCOM
1 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.26%) Hyperion
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco
3 4 (4.21%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.05%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.05%) Juniper
5 1 (1.05%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds