Period
to 6 June 2020

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 120 285 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 5.21% 6.60% 6.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 6.88% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 174 211
Median annual salary £66,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.42% +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,700 £77,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 2,213 4,145 5,016
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 95.99% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 3,448 4,208
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £76,325 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Consultant in Surrey.

Salary trend for Consultant in Surrey

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Consultant in Surrey over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

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 6 June 2020. 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 -25 17 £70,000 +7.69%
Chertsey +15 14 £80,000 +153.97% 1
Godalming +12 7 £72,500 -
Egham -16 3 £120,000 -
Reigate +12 2 - -
Woking -6 2 £120,000 +100.00% 1
Leatherhead +38 1 - -
Camberley +13 1 £58,500 +8.84%
Weybridge +10 1 £67,500 +3.85%
Walton-on-Thames +3 1 £21,500 -61.78%
Staines -10 1 £120,000 +50.00% 1
Tadworth - 1 £35,000 -
Epsom - 1 £37,500 -
Cobham - 1 £60,000 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 43 (35.83%) Degree
2 33 (27.50%) SQL
2 33 (27.50%) Finance
3 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.17%) Azure
5 28 (23.33%) Presales
6 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
7 22 (18.33%) SAP
7 22 (18.33%) ERP
8 21 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
10 18 (15.00%) ITIL
11 17 (14.17%) Skype
11 17 (14.17%) Customer Requirements
12 16 (13.33%) SAP FI
12 16 (13.33%) Office 365
13 15 (12.50%) AWS
13 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (12.50%) Marketing
13 15 (12.50%) Firewall
13 15 (12.50%) SAP CO
13 15 (12.50%) VMware
13 15 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
14 14 (11.67%) Risk Management
14 14 (11.67%) MCSE
14 14 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (11.67%) PaaS
14 14 (11.67%) Skype for Business
14 14 (11.67%) IaaS

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 14 (11.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 15 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 15 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (4.17%) Adobe Campaign
4 4 (3.33%) Sage X3
5 3 (2.50%) SAP Business One
6 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.67%) Lawson
6 2 (1.67%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.67%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (1.67%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.83%) HFM
7 1 (0.83%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 29 (24.17%) Azure
2 16 (13.33%) Office 365
3 15 (12.50%) AWS
4 14 (11.67%) IaaS
4 14 (11.67%) PaaS
5 10 (8.33%) SaaS
6 7 (5.83%) Power Platform
7 5 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.50%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.67%) AWS IoT
9 2 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.67%) FinancialForce
9 2 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.17%) Skype
2 15 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (4.17%) SAN
4 4 (3.33%) RTP
5 3 (2.50%) Internet
5 3 (2.50%) VPN
6 2 (1.67%) CTI
6 2 (1.67%) VoIP
6 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.83%) FTP
7 1 (0.83%) GSM
7 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.83%) LAN
7 1 (0.83%) Network Security
7 1 (0.83%) RS-232
7 1 (0.83%) RS-422
7 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.67%) SAP HANA
3 7 (5.83%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.83%) Power BI
4 6 (5.00%) Data Lake
5 5 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.33%) MySQL
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.83%) Informix
9 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.83%) JMeter
General
1 33 (27.50%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Marketing
3 9 (7.50%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (1.67%) Back Office
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.83%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (3.33%) .NET
2 4 (3.33%) REST
2 4 (3.33%) SOAP
2 4 (3.33%) Web Services
3 3 (2.50%) XML
4 2 (1.67%) .NET Core
4 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.67%) JTAPI
4 2 (1.67%) Vue.js
4 2 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.83%) Gherkin
5 1 (0.83%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.17%) Private Cloud
2 11 (9.17%) Public Cloud
3 9 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.67%) PKI
5 7 (5.83%) FMCG
6 6 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.17%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.67%) APACS
8 2 (1.67%) Contactless
8 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.67%) EMV
8 2 (1.67%) Smart City
9 1 (0.83%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.17%) Linux
1 5 (4.17%) Windows
1 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.50%) Unix
2 3 (2.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2016
2 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2019
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.33%) Presales
2 22 (18.33%) ERP
3 18 (15.00%) ITIL
4 17 (14.17%) Customer Requirements
5 14 (11.67%) Risk Management
6 12 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.17%) Forensic Analysis
7 11 (9.17%) Information Security
7 11 (9.17%) ITIL V3
7 11 (9.17%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (7.50%) Analytics
8 9 (7.50%) GAP Analysis
8 9 (7.50%) Migration
8 9 (7.50%) SIEM
9 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (6.67%) Process Improvement
9 8 (6.67%) SABSA
9 8 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.67%) ABAP
3 2 (1.67%) C#
3 2 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (0.83%) Python
4 1 (0.83%) R
4 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (35.83%) Degree
2 20 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (11.67%) MCSE
4 11 (9.17%) CCNA
5 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (5.83%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.00%) Master's Degree
8 5 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (2.50%) CISSP
9 3 (2.50%) MCITP
9 3 (2.50%) MCP
10 2 (1.67%) ACCA
10 2 (1.67%) CCIE
10 2 (1.67%) CCNP
11 1 (0.83%) CEH
11 1 (0.83%) CISA
11 1 (0.83%) CISM
11 1 (0.83%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.83%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.50%) NIST
3 8 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 8 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 7 (5.83%) PCI DSS
5 5 (4.17%) ISAE 3402
6 4 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (2.50%) ISO 14001
7 3 (2.50%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.17%) SCCM
2 9 (7.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.33%) SAP
3 15 (12.50%) VMware
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco
4 8 (6.67%) Oracle
5 6 (5.00%) Sage
6 5 (4.17%) Adobe
6 5 (4.17%) Dell
6 5 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (4.17%) HP
6 5 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.67%) Adyen
8 2 (1.67%) Elavon
8 2 (1.67%) IFS
8 2 (1.67%) PayPal
8 2 (1.67%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.67%) VeriFone
8 2 (1.67%) VocaLink
8 2 (1.67%) WorldPay