Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 56 48 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.80% 5.91% 6.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.96% 5.99% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 82
Guildford median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £75,000
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +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 805 802 1277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 98.77% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 720 739 1143
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,375 £67,500 £66,250
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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 44 (78.57%) Degree
2 33 (58.93%) Technical Architecture
2 33 (58.93%) Computer Science
3 32 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 27 (48.21%) Cryptography
5 25 (44.64%) Systems Analysis
6 23 (41.07%) ITIL
7 22 (39.29%) NHS
7 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
7 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
7 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
8 21 (37.50%) Business Analysis
9 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (35.71%) Banking
9 20 (35.71%) NFC
9 20 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (35.71%) Integration Testing
9 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 20 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
9 20 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
9 20 (35.71%) Electronics
9 20 (35.71%) Smartcard
9 20 (35.71%) Hyperion
9 20 (35.71%) EMV
9 20 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
9 20 (35.71%) Contactless
9 20 (35.71%) Creative Thinking
10 16 (28.57%) Information Security
11 15 (26.79%) Security Architecture

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 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.71%) NFC
2 13 (23.21%) Firewall
3 12 (21.43%) Internet
3 12 (21.43%) Wireless
4 5 (8.93%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (5.36%) DHCP
5 3 (5.36%) DNS
5 3 (5.36%) IP Telephony
5 3 (5.36%) WAN
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.57%) IPsec
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
7 1 (1.79%) LAN
7 1 (1.79%) Network Security
General
1 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 20 (35.71%) Banking
2 20 (35.71%) Electronics
3 12 (21.43%) Retail Banking
4 10 (17.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (58.93%) Computer Science
2 32 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 22 (39.29%) NHS
4 20 (35.71%) Contactless
4 20 (35.71%) EMV
4 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
4 20 (35.71%) Smartcard
5 12 (21.43%) Digital Currency
5 12 (21.43%) Digital TV
6 7 (12.50%) PKI
7 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (3.57%) Clustering
9 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Ubuntu
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Technical Architecture
2 27 (48.21%) Cryptography
3 25 (44.64%) Systems Analysis
4 23 (41.07%) ITIL
5 22 (39.29%) Cybersecurity
5 22 (39.29%) TOGAF
6 21 (37.50%) Business Analysis
7 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (35.71%) Creative Thinking
7 20 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 20 (35.71%) Identity Access Management
7 20 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 20 (35.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 16 (28.57%) Information Security
9 15 (26.79%) Mathematics
9 15 (26.79%) Security Architecture
10 14 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 13 (23.21%) ITSM
11 13 (23.21%) RUP
11 13 (23.21%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) C#
2 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (78.57%) Degree
2 20 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (23.21%) APMP
4 9 (16.07%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (16.07%) CISM
4 9 (16.07%) CISSP
4 9 (16.07%) CREST Certified
5 3 (5.36%) CCNP
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.79%) CCIE
6 1 (1.79%) CFCE
6 1 (1.79%) EnCE
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 9 (16.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.36%) KVM
1 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (5.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.79%) EnCase
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Hyperion
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Brocade
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Dell
4 3 (5.36%) EMC
4 3 (5.36%) Isilon
4 3 (5.36%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) Dell Compellent
5 2 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Supermicro
6 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds