Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 59 31
Rank change year-on-year +19 -28 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 366 275 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.08% 4.64% 7.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 4.77% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 157 203 453
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +1.85%
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,450
South East median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.95% -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 5,821 5,766 7,668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 97.32% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,793 4,908 6,679
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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
Egham +5 144 £50,000 -10.71%
Guildford -1 64 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Staines +16 16 £57,500 -4.17% 1
Woking +16 15 £50,000 -2.44% 3
Reigate -7 15 £55,000 +25.00%
Weybridge +8 14 £37,000 -11.38% 2
Chertsey - 11 £55,000 -
Redhill -12 7 - -
Godalming -6 6 £66,250 - 2
Leatherhead -1 5 £37,500 -20.21% 1
Camberley -10 5 £25,000 -64.29% 2
Epsom -6 3 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Walton-on-Thames -2 2 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Addlestone - 2 £40,000 -
Dorking - 1 £37,500 - 1
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Surrey region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 149 (40.71%) SAP
2 105 (28.69%) Business Development
3 92 (25.14%) Finance
4 88 (24.04%) Coaching
5 83 (22.68%) Microsoft
6 72 (19.67%) ABAP
7 67 (18.31%) Degree
8 60 (16.39%) SAP Implementation
9 59 (16.12%) Presales
10 52 (14.21%) Project Management
11 49 (13.39%) Risk Management
12 44 (12.02%) CRM
13 42 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (10.93%) Marketing
14 40 (10.93%) SQL
15 39 (10.66%) Legal
16 38 (10.38%) SAP MM
17 37 (10.11%) Business Analysis
18 36 (9.84%) SAP FI
18 36 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (9.29%) ITIL
20 32 (8.74%) Windows
20 32 (8.74%) ERP
20 32 (8.74%) SAP R/3
20 32 (8.74%) Telecoms
21 31 (8.47%) PRINCE2
21 31 (8.47%) Computer Science
21 31 (8.47%) Identity Access Management
22 30 (8.20%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
22 30 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.91%) NetWeaver
3 6 (1.64%) IIS
4 5 (1.37%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.09%) CMS
5 4 (1.09%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (6.28%) Autodesk Inventor
3 21 (5.74%) Spreadsheet
4 19 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 15 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (10.38%) SAP MM
2 36 (9.84%) SAP FI
3 32 (8.74%) SAP R/3
4 30 (8.20%) SAP CO
4 30 (8.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 29 (7.92%) SAP HR
5 29 (7.92%) SAP PM
6 24 (6.56%) SAP SD
7 23 (6.28%) SAP GTS
7 23 (6.28%) SAP PS
8 15 (4.10%) SAP SCM
9 14 (3.83%) SAP Hybris
10 13 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (1.91%) SAP BPC
11 7 (1.91%) SAP GRC
11 7 (1.91%) SAP SRM
12 6 (1.64%) SAP EHS
12 6 (1.64%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 6 (1.64%) SAP Layout Workbench
12 6 (1.64%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.37%) Office 365
3 11 (3.01%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.55%) IaaS
6 2 (0.55%) Yammer
7 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.27%) SaaS
7 1 (0.27%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.74%) NFC
2 16 (4.37%) Firewall
3 14 (3.83%) IPsec
3 14 (3.83%) SSL
3 14 (3.83%) VPN
4 8 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.91%) WAN
6 6 (1.64%) Wireless
7 5 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.37%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (1.09%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.09%) Internet
8 4 (1.09%) LAN
8 4 (1.09%) Skype
9 3 (0.82%) SMS
10 2 (0.55%) Network Security
10 2 (0.55%) VoIP
11 1 (0.27%) LTE
11 1 (0.27%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.92%) GIS
2 19 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.83%) SAP BW
4 10 (2.73%) Power BI
5 5 (1.37%) QlikView
6 4 (1.09%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.55%) Big Data
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.55%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.27%) OLAP
9 1 (0.27%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.37%) JIRA
1 5 (1.37%) Subversion
2 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 92 (25.14%) Finance
2 40 (10.93%) Marketing
3 39 (10.66%) Legal
4 32 (8.74%) Telecoms
5 27 (7.38%) Retail
6 26 (7.10%) Electronics
7 25 (6.83%) Aerospace
8 21 (5.74%) Banking
9 20 (5.46%) Advertising
10 12 (3.28%) Manufacturing
11 10 (2.73%) Billing
12 4 (1.09%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.82%) Back Office
13 3 (0.82%) Military
14 2 (0.55%) Automotive
15 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.27%) French Language
15 1 (0.27%) German Language
15 1 (0.27%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.92%) BAPI
1 29 (7.92%) IDoc
2 19 (5.19%) .NET
3 10 (2.73%) SAP TM
4 8 (2.19%) MDX
4 8 (2.19%) XML
5 6 (1.64%) SAP Core Interface
5 6 (1.64%) SOAP
6 4 (1.09%) HTML
6 4 (1.09%) REST
7 3 (0.82%) EDI
7 3 (0.82%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.55%) COM
8 2 (0.55%) JSON
8 2 (0.55%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.55%) Web Services
9 1 (0.27%) CSS
9 1 (0.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.56%) NHS
4 22 (6.01%) Management Information System
5 21 (5.74%) Contactless
5 21 (5.74%) Data Centre
5 21 (5.74%) EMV
5 21 (5.74%) Mobile Payment
5 21 (5.74%) Smartcard
6 10 (2.73%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.64%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.64%) User Experience
8 5 (1.37%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.37%) PKI
9 4 (1.09%) Clustering
9 4 (1.09%) Digital Currency
9 4 (1.09%) Digital TV
10 3 (0.82%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (8.74%) Windows
2 19 (5.19%) Windows Server
3 18 (4.92%) Unix
4 15 (4.10%) Linux
5 5 (1.37%) Solaris
6 4 (1.09%) HPUX
7 3 (0.82%) AIX
7 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (28.69%) Business Development
2 88 (24.04%) Coaching
3 60 (16.39%) SAP Implementation
4 59 (16.12%) Presales
5 52 (14.21%) Project Management
6 49 (13.39%) Risk Management
7 44 (12.02%) CRM
8 37 (10.11%) Business Analysis
9 36 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (9.29%) ITIL
11 32 (8.74%) ERP
12 31 (8.47%) Identity Access Management
12 31 (8.47%) PRINCE2
13 30 (8.20%) EAM
13 30 (8.20%) Information Security
13 30 (8.20%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 29 (7.92%) CAD
14 29 (7.92%) Document Management
14 29 (7.92%) E-Commerce
14 29 (7.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.67%) ABAP
2 40 (10.93%) SQL
3 20 (5.46%) Java
4 18 (4.92%) Python
5 15 (4.10%) C#
6 14 (3.83%) PowerShell
7 10 (2.73%) C
8 7 (1.91%) Bourne shell
9 6 (1.64%) C++
9 6 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.37%) Perl
10 5 (1.37%) VBA
11 3 (0.82%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.55%) R
13 1 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.27%) Go
13 1 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (18.31%) Degree
2 26 (7.10%) CISSP
3 22 (6.01%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.92%) CISM
4 18 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.55%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.01%) MCSE
7 9 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.19%) CREST Certified
8 8 (2.19%) PMI Certification
8 8 (2.19%) PMP
9 7 (1.91%) APMP
9 7 (1.91%) CCNP
9 7 (1.91%) CISA
10 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.64%) MCSA
11 5 (1.37%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (1.09%) CCNA
13 3 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 12 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 10 (2.73%) GDPR
5 7 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.37%) QA
7 4 (1.09%) COBIT
7 4 (1.09%) GPG13
8 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.27%) PMO
9 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.27%) Docker
4 1 (0.27%) Firmware
4 1 (0.27%) KVM
4 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.27%) EnCase
2 1 (0.27%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Salt
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
2 1 (0.27%) SCSM
2 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 149 (40.71%) SAP
2 83 (22.68%) Microsoft
3 22 (6.01%) Cisco
4 21 (5.74%) Hyperion
5 17 (4.64%) hybris
6 16 (4.37%) VMware
7 12 (3.28%) Citrix
8 7 (1.91%) Ariba
8 7 (1.91%) Blue Prism
8 7 (1.91%) IBM
8 7 (1.91%) Sun
9 6 (1.64%) Sage
9 6 (1.64%) SolarWinds
10 5 (1.37%) HP
10 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.37%) Tableau
11 4 (1.09%) EMC
11 4 (1.09%) Epicor
12 3 (0.82%) Blue Coat
13 2 (0.55%) Forcepoint