Period
to 24 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 31 45
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 150 232 245
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 10.84% 6.47% 5.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.29% 6.66% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 142 237 145
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,125 £29,100
90th Percentile £78,750 £81,000 £82,500
South East median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +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 1,329 3,486 4,369
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.03% 97.21% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,066 3,037 3,732
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 24 January 2021.

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 24 January 2021. 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
Godalming +19 41 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Guildford +4 37 £45,000 -18.18% 8
Chertsey -2 10 £47,500 -63.46% 1
Redhill +29 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Egham +24 4 - - 1
Weybridge -3 4 £68,750 +1.85% 3
Leatherhead - 2 £66,250 -
Woking +8 1 £65,000 -18.75%
Camberley +2 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 61 (40.67%) Finance
2 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (32.67%) Degree
4 47 (31.33%) SAP
5 39 (26.00%) Marketing
5 39 (26.00%) Public Sector
6 38 (25.33%) Business Intelligence
7 36 (24.00%) Electronics
8 35 (23.33%) Business Analysis
9 34 (22.67%) Digital Marketing
10 33 (22.00%) Logistics
11 31 (20.67%) Cybersecurity
11 31 (20.67%) Telecoms
11 31 (20.67%) Programme Management
12 28 (18.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 27 (18.00%) Android
13 27 (18.00%) iPhone
13 27 (18.00%) Manufacturing
14 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
15 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 25 (16.67%) Office 365
16 24 (16.00%) Azure
16 24 (16.00%) Renewable Energy
17 22 (14.67%) TOGAF
18 21 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 21 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
18 21 (14.00%) RESTful
18 21 (14.00%) ERP
18 21 (14.00%) ITIL
18 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2

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 26 (17.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (8.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (4.00%) SAP SD
3 5 (3.33%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (2.67%) SAP CRM
5 3 (2.00%) Sprinklr
6 2 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.33%) NetSuite
6 2 (1.33%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.33%) SAP HR-PA
6 2 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.67%) Office 365
2 24 (16.00%) Azure
3 16 (10.67%) Power Platform
4 12 (8.00%) IaaS
4 12 (8.00%) PaaS
5 7 (4.67%) Power Automate
5 7 (4.67%) PowerApps
6 4 (2.67%) AWS
7 3 (2.00%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.00%) SaaS
8 2 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (2.67%) SAN
3 3 (2.00%) Network Security
4 2 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) LAN
5 1 (0.67%) VSAN
5 1 (0.67%) WAN
5 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.67%) Power BI
4 2 (1.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.33%) JIRA
General
1 61 (40.67%) Finance
2 39 (26.00%) Marketing
2 39 (26.00%) Public Sector
3 36 (24.00%) Electronics
4 31 (20.67%) Telecoms
5 27 (18.00%) Manufacturing
6 11 (7.33%) Retail
7 3 (2.00%) Advertising
8 2 (1.33%) Legal
8 2 (1.33%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.00%) RESTful
2 11 (7.33%) .NET
2 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (7.33%) Entity Framework
2 11 (7.33%) SAP Fiori
3 10 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 10 (6.67%) JMS
3 10 (6.67%) JPA
3 10 (6.67%) Lambda Expressions
4 7 (4.67%) .NET Core
4 7 (4.67%) LINQ
5 5 (3.33%) Web Services
6 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.33%) BAPI
7 2 (1.33%) IDoc
7 2 (1.33%) Middleware
7 2 (1.33%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.33%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.33%) XML
8 1 (0.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.00%) iPhone
2 24 (16.00%) Renewable Energy
3 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
3 17 (11.33%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (8.67%) Private Cloud
6 12 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (8.00%) Public Cloud
7 8 (5.33%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.00%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.33%) IVR
10 2 (1.33%) PKI
11 1 (0.67%) Cybercrime
11 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.67%) NHS
11 1 (0.67%) Social Media
11 1 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.00%) Android
2 4 (2.67%) Windows
3 3 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) CentOS
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
4 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.33%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (23.33%) Business Analysis
4 34 (22.67%) Digital Marketing
5 33 (22.00%) Logistics
6 31 (20.67%) Cybersecurity
6 31 (20.67%) Programme Management
7 28 (18.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (14.67%) TOGAF
9 21 (14.00%) ERP
9 21 (14.00%) ITIL
9 21 (14.00%) PRINCE2
9 21 (14.00%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (10.67%) Project Management
11 16 (10.67%) Service Management
12 15 (10.00%) Microservices
12 15 (10.00%) Scrum
13 14 (9.33%) Open Source
13 14 (9.33%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.00%) SQL
2 14 (9.33%) C#
3 11 (7.33%) Java
4 6 (4.00%) C
5 2 (1.33%) Python
6 1 (0.67%) ABAP
6 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.67%) C++
6 1 (0.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 49 (32.67%) Degree
2 13 (8.67%) CCNA
2 13 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (8.67%) MCSE
2 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.67%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.67%) OSCP
6 3 (2.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.33%) MBA
8 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) CEH
8 1 (0.67%) CISA
8 1 (0.67%) CISM
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (7.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 7 (4.67%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.33%) QA
7 1 (0.67%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.67%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 15 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.67%) Docker
3 2 (1.33%) vSphere
4 1 (0.67%) vCloud
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) SCCM
2 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (31.33%) SAP
2 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (11.33%) VMware
4 5 (3.33%) Adobe
5 3 (2.00%) Citrix
5 3 (2.00%) DoubleClick
5 3 (2.00%) F5
5 3 (2.00%) Google
6 2 (1.33%) IBM
6 2 (1.33%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.33%) Zscaler
7 1 (0.67%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.67%) Cisco
7 1 (0.67%) Dell
7 1 (0.67%) EMC
7 1 (0.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.67%) Samsung