Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Consultant
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 42 59
Rank change year-on-year -3 +17 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 243 365 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.31% 6.05% 4.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 6.26% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 141 153 199
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £34,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.24% - -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 4,400 5,831 5,753
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.68% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3,745 4,794 4,893
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
Guildford +11 68 £52,500 -12.50% 11
Egham -4 37 £42,500 -15.00%
Camberley +14 8 £72,500 +190.00% 4
Godalming -5 7 £60,000 -9.43% 1
Leatherhead +7 6 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Chertsey +3 6 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Woking +18 4 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Epsom +15 4 £27,500 -45.00%
Redhill 0 3 £50,000 -
Weybridge -10 3 £45,500 +22.97% 2
Dorking +8 2 £67,500 +80.00%
Reigate -4 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Horley - 1 £22,500 - 1
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Surrey region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 62 (25.51%) Finance
2 61 (25.10%) Degree
3 58 (23.87%) Self-Motivation
4 43 (17.70%) Systems Analysis
5 41 (16.87%) Project Management
6 37 (15.23%) Cryptography
6 37 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 36 (14.81%) SAP
8 34 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (13.58%) Retail
9 33 (13.58%) ITIL
9 33 (13.58%) Security Cleared
9 33 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (13.17%) Technical Architecture
10 32 (13.17%) TOGAF
11 31 (12.76%) Electronics
11 31 (12.76%) Banking
11 31 (12.76%) Computer Science
11 31 (12.76%) Cybersecurity
12 30 (12.35%) Identity Access Management
12 30 (12.35%) Telecoms
12 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Office
13 29 (11.93%) Management Information System
14 28 (11.52%) Hyperion
14 28 (11.52%) Presales
14 28 (11.52%) Enterprise Architecture
15 27 (11.11%) Retail Banking
15 27 (11.11%) NFC
15 27 (11.11%) Integration Testing

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.88%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.47%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.06%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.23%) IIS
5 3 (1.23%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.23%) SAP Portal
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.41%) Mendix
Applications
1 30 (12.35%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (5.76%) Autodesk Inventor
4 11 (4.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.06%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (6.17%) SAP CO
1 15 (6.17%) SAP FI
1 15 (6.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 15 (6.17%) SAP R/3
2 14 (5.76%) SAP GTS
2 14 (5.76%) SAP HR
2 14 (5.76%) SAP MM
2 14 (5.76%) SAP PM
2 14 (5.76%) SAP PS
3 8 (3.29%) SAP SRM
4 7 (2.88%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (2.06%) NetSuite
6 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (1.23%) SAP CRM
7 3 (1.23%) SAP ERP
7 3 (1.23%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.82%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.41%) Office 365
3 16 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.65%) IaaS
6 3 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.23%) SaaS
6 3 (1.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.82%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.11%) Firewall
1 27 (11.11%) NFC
2 11 (4.53%) DNS
2 11 (4.53%) HTTP
2 11 (4.53%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.29%) SAN
3 8 (3.29%) WAN
4 7 (2.88%) BIG-IP
5 6 (2.47%) LAN
6 4 (1.65%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.65%) Intranet
6 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.65%) Network Security
6 4 (1.65%) Wireless
6 4 (1.65%) WLAN
7 3 (1.23%) IPsec
7 3 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.23%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.23%) WebEx
7 3 (1.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.11%) Blockchain
2 19 (7.82%) GIS
2 19 (7.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.29%) Oracle Exadata
5 7 (2.88%) Apache Kudu
5 7 (2.88%) Impala
6 5 (2.06%) MS Access
7 3 (1.23%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.23%) Power BI
7 3 (1.23%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.82%) Big Data
8 2 (0.82%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) AutoIt
General
1 62 (25.51%) Finance
2 33 (13.58%) Retail
3 31 (12.76%) Banking
3 31 (12.76%) Electronics
4 30 (12.35%) Telecoms
5 27 (11.11%) Retail Banking
6 16 (6.58%) Aerospace
7 15 (6.17%) Marketing
8 11 (4.53%) Local Government
8 11 (4.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.06%) Advertising
9 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.65%) German Language
11 3 (1.23%) French Language
11 3 (1.23%) Legal
12 2 (0.82%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.82%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.64%) REST
2 15 (6.17%) BAPI
2 15 (6.17%) IDoc
3 9 (3.70%) Kafka
4 8 (3.29%) .NET
4 8 (3.29%) JSON
5 7 (2.88%) Node.js
5 7 (2.88%) Web Services
6 6 (2.47%) SOAP
7 5 (2.06%) SAP XI
8 4 (1.65%) LDAP
8 4 (1.65%) OAuth
8 4 (1.65%) SAML
9 3 (1.23%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.82%) COM
10 2 (0.82%) CSS
10 2 (0.82%) Java EE
10 2 (0.82%) Middleware
10 2 (0.82%) WCF
11 1 (0.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.87%) Self-Motivation
2 29 (11.93%) Management Information System
3 27 (11.11%) Contactless
3 27 (11.11%) EMV
3 27 (11.11%) Fintech
3 27 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
3 27 (11.11%) Smartcard
4 17 (7.00%) e-Learning
5 16 (6.58%) NHS
6 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.35%) Life Science
7 11 (4.53%) PKI
8 10 (4.12%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.65%) Cyber Defence
9 4 (1.65%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.65%) iPhone
10 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.82%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.29%) Linux
1 25 (10.29%) Windows
2 10 (4.12%) Unix
3 8 (3.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.65%) AIX
5 4 (1.65%) HPUX
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.70%) Systems Analysis
2 41 (16.87%) Project Management
3 37 (15.23%) Cryptography
3 37 (15.23%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (13.58%) ITIL
6 32 (13.17%) Technical Architecture
6 32 (13.17%) TOGAF
7 31 (12.76%) Computer Science
7 31 (12.76%) Cybersecurity
8 30 (12.35%) Identity Access Management
9 28 (11.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 28 (11.52%) Presales
10 27 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
10 27 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 27 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 26 (10.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 25 (10.29%) SAP Implementation
12 25 (10.29%) Security Architecture
13 24 (9.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.41%) Python
2 16 (6.58%) Java
2 16 (6.58%) Perl
2 16 (6.58%) SQL
3 13 (5.35%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.53%) ABAP
5 9 (3.70%) C
6 7 (2.88%) C#
7 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.23%) VBA
9 2 (0.82%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.41%) R
10 1 (0.41%) Ruby
10 1 (0.41%) Scala
10 1 (0.41%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (25.10%) Degree
2 33 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (5.76%) CISSP
5 10 (4.12%) Master's Degree
6 9 (3.70%) CCNA
6 9 (3.70%) CCNP
6 9 (3.70%) CISM
6 9 (3.70%) MCSE
6 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.47%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (2.47%) CREST Certified
8 6 (2.47%) JNCIP
8 6 (2.47%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (2.06%) PhD
10 4 (1.65%) CCA
10 4 (1.65%) CCDA
10 4 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (1.65%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 12 (4.94%) GDPR
3 12 (4.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 11 (4.53%) COBIT
5 9 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (2.47%) QA
7 5 (2.06%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.41%) BS7799
8 1 (0.41%) FISMA
8 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (8.23%) Active Directory
1 20 (8.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.29%) Firmware
2 8 (3.29%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.88%) Docker
4 4 (1.65%) XenApp
4 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
5 2 (0.82%) XenServer
6 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.41%) UAG
6 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (6.17%) Ansible
2 12 (4.94%) SCCM
3 8 (3.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 8 (3.29%) Terraform
4 7 (2.88%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.06%) SCOM
6 3 (1.23%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.41%) Nessus
7 1 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.41%) SCSM
7 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 36 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 36 (14.81%) SAP
2 28 (11.52%) Hyperion
3 26 (10.70%) Cisco
4 24 (9.88%) Oracle
4 24 (9.88%) VMware
5 13 (5.35%) HP
6 11 (4.53%) F5
7 9 (3.70%) Juniper
7 9 (3.70%) Tableau
8 8 (3.29%) Ariba
8 8 (3.29%) NetApp
8 8 (3.29%) Nimble Storage
8 8 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.88%) Citrix
10 6 (2.47%) Virgin Media
11 5 (2.06%) EMC
11 5 (2.06%) ESRI
11 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.65%) Extreme Networks