Period
to 22 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 29 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 306 407 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.84% 6.96% 4.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 7.18% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 201 201 248
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £36,250 £29,450
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £71,625
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

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 5,016 5,671 6,963
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.94% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,211 4,661 5,885
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,850
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Guildford +17 94 £52,500 - 5
Egham -8 24 £32,500 -27.78%
Woking -2 15 £29,500 -34.44% 5
Godalming -4 13 £57,500 -8.00%
Weybridge -4 11 £42,500 -14.14% 1
Chertsey -5 9 £45,500 -17.27% 1
Redhill +19 6 £55,000 +71.88%
Staines -7 6 £87,000 +64.15% 2
Leatherhead -3 4 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Dorking +14 2 £52,500 +5.00%
Epsom -9 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Reigate -12 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Horley - 1 £22,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 79 (25.82%) Degree
2 68 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
3 67 (21.90%) Microsoft
4 62 (20.26%) Business Analysis
5 58 (18.95%) SAP
6 53 (17.32%) Finance
7 49 (16.01%) Cybersecurity
8 46 (15.03%) ITIL
9 45 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (14.71%) Security Cleared
10 43 (14.05%) Systems Analysis
11 42 (13.73%) TOGAF
11 42 (13.73%) Management Information System
11 42 (13.73%) Project Management
11 42 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 40 (13.07%) Technical Architecture
13 39 (12.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 38 (12.42%) SQL
14 38 (12.42%) Cryptography
15 35 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
16 34 (11.11%) SharePoint
17 33 (10.78%) Computer Science
18 32 (10.46%) Linux
19 31 (10.13%) CISSP
19 31 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
20 30 (9.80%) Business Development
20 30 (9.80%) Retail
21 29 (9.48%) Firewall
21 29 (9.48%) SAP Implementation
21 29 (9.48%) Security Architecture

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 34 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (2.61%) ArcGIS
5 5 (1.63%) IIS
6 4 (1.31%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.31%) SAP Portal
6 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Kentico
7 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.33%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (8.17%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.61%) AutoCAD
5 6 (1.96%) Autodesk Inventor
6 2 (0.65%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 24 (7.84%) SAP CO
1 24 (7.84%) SAP FI
1 24 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
2 17 (5.56%) SAP HR
3 12 (3.92%) SAP MM
3 12 (3.92%) SAP PM
4 10 (3.27%) SAP EHS
4 10 (3.27%) SAP PLM
5 8 (2.61%) SAP QM
6 7 (2.29%) SAP HCM
7 6 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (1.96%) Maximo
7 6 (1.96%) Primavera
7 6 (1.96%) SAP GTS
7 6 (1.96%) SAP PS
7 6 (1.96%) SAP R/3
7 6 (1.96%) SAP SD
8 5 (1.63%) SAP PP
9 4 (1.31%) SAP CRM
9 4 (1.31%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.82%) Office 365
2 25 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
5 6 (1.96%) SaaS
6 5 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.31%) IaaS
8 2 (0.65%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.48%) Firewall
2 23 (7.52%) Intranet
2 23 (7.52%) NFC
3 10 (3.27%) IPsec
3 10 (3.27%) Network Security
3 10 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.94%) VPN
5 8 (2.61%) DNS
5 8 (2.61%) HTTP
6 6 (1.96%) SSL
7 5 (1.63%) SAN
8 4 (1.31%) BIG-IP
8 4 (1.31%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.31%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.98%) Internet
9 3 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.65%) SMS
10 2 (0.65%) WAN
11 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.52%) Blockchain
2 20 (6.54%) GIS
3 18 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.59%) Power BI
5 8 (2.61%) MS Access
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.31%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.31%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.98%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (0.98%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.98%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (0.98%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.65%) Big Data
10 2 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) AutoIt
2 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (17.32%) Finance
2 30 (9.80%) Retail
3 27 (8.82%) Banking
3 27 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.52%) Electronics
4 23 (7.52%) Retail Banking
5 22 (7.19%) Advertising
6 12 (3.92%) Aerospace
7 11 (3.59%) Marketing
8 9 (2.94%) Legal
8 9 (2.94%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.96%) German Language
9 6 (1.96%) Local Government
10 5 (1.63%) Automotive
10 5 (1.63%) Korean Language
11 4 (1.31%) French Language
12 3 (0.98%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.84%) .NET
2 12 (3.92%) BAPI
2 12 (3.92%) IDoc
3 11 (3.59%) REST
4 7 (2.29%) SAP Business Workflow
4 7 (2.29%) SAP CO-PA
5 6 (1.96%) Web Services
6 5 (1.63%) SOAP
7 4 (1.31%) LDAP
7 4 (1.31%) Node.js
7 4 (1.31%) OAuth
7 4 (1.31%) SAML
7 4 (1.31%) SAP ALE
7 4 (1.31%) SAP Basis
7 4 (1.31%) SAP XI
8 3 (0.98%) HTML
9 1 (0.33%) COM
9 1 (0.33%) JSON
9 1 (0.33%) Kafka
9 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 42 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 33 (10.78%) Computer Science
4 26 (8.50%) Fintech
5 23 (7.52%) Contactless
5 23 (7.52%) EMV
5 23 (7.52%) Mobile Payment
5 23 (7.52%) Smartcard
6 19 (6.21%) PKI
7 17 (5.56%) Data Centre
8 14 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.94%) e-Learning
9 9 (2.94%) Life Science
9 9 (2.94%) NHS
10 7 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (1.63%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.63%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (1.31%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.46%) Linux
2 23 (7.52%) Windows
3 16 (5.23%) Unix
4 15 (4.90%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.63%) AIX
6 5 (1.63%) HPUX
7 3 (0.98%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.26%) Business Analysis
2 49 (16.01%) Cybersecurity
3 46 (15.03%) ITIL
4 45 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (14.05%) Systems Analysis
6 42 (13.73%) Project Management
6 42 (13.73%) TOGAF
7 40 (13.07%) Technical Architecture
8 39 (12.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 38 (12.42%) Cryptography
10 35 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
11 31 (10.13%) Identity Access Management
12 30 (9.80%) Business Development
13 29 (9.48%) SAP Implementation
13 29 (9.48%) Security Architecture
14 28 (9.15%) Security Monitoring
15 27 (8.82%) Information Security
15 27 (8.82%) Integration Testing
15 27 (8.82%) Presales
15 27 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.42%) SQL
2 23 (7.52%) ABAP
3 19 (6.21%) C#
4 9 (2.94%) Java
4 9 (2.94%) Perl
4 9 (2.94%) Python
5 8 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.63%) C
7 5 (1.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 4 (1.31%) R
8 4 (1.31%) VBA
9 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.33%) C++
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.33%) Scala
10 1 (0.33%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (25.82%) Degree
2 45 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 31 (10.13%) CISSP
4 25 (8.17%) CISM
5 19 (6.21%) CREST Certified
6 17 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 17 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
7 15 (4.90%) Master's Degree
8 7 (2.29%) CCNP
8 7 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.96%) CISA
10 4 (1.31%) CCIE
10 4 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.31%) MCSE
10 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.98%) PhD
12 2 (0.65%) CCIE Data Center
12 2 (0.65%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 2 (0.65%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (7.84%) Cyber Essentials
3 20 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 19 (6.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 12 (3.92%) GDPR
6 11 (3.59%) Data Quality
7 9 (2.94%) QA
8 8 (2.61%) COBIT
9 7 (2.29%) SLA
10 3 (0.98%) FISMA
10 3 (0.98%) GPG13
System Software
1 15 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.61%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.96%) Firmware
5 4 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.63%) SCOM
2 4 (1.31%) Ansible
2 4 (1.31%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.31%) SCCM
3 3 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.65%) SCSM
4 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 67 (21.90%) Microsoft
2 58 (18.95%) SAP
3 25 (8.17%) Hyperion
4 21 (6.86%) Cisco
5 18 (5.88%) Oracle
6 16 (5.23%) VMware
7 13 (4.25%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.59%) Ariba
9 9 (2.94%) Juniper
10 8 (2.61%) ESRI
11 6 (1.96%) EMC
11 6 (1.96%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.31%) Citrix
12 4 (1.31%) F5
12 4 (1.31%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.31%) Sophos
12 4 (1.31%) Tableau
13 3 (0.98%) McAfee
13 3 (0.98%) Symantec
13 3 (0.98%) Trend Micro