Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 34 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 +33 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 268 413 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.43% 6.69% 4.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.66% 6.90% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 171 173 201
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £70,000
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 4,734 5,983 6,514
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.88% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,019 4,896 5,533
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,750
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% - +2.27%

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 November 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 November 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 +12 78 £52,500 - 8
Egham -4 31 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Godalming +11 11 £57,500 -8.00%
Woking +16 10 £29,500 -34.44% 3
Chertsey -4 10 £45,500 -17.27% 3
Leatherhead +1 6 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Redhill +14 5 £50,000 -
Weybridge -11 5 £45,000 +21.62%
Dorking +10 4 £66,250 +76.67%
Camberley +12 3 £72,500 +11.54% 1
Epsom +2 2 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Reigate -1 1 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Horley - 1 £22,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 77 (28.73%) Degree
2 60 (22.39%) Self-Motivation
3 52 (19.40%) Microsoft
4 50 (18.66%) Finance
5 47 (17.54%) Project Management
6 45 (16.79%) Business Analysis
6 45 (16.79%) Security Cleared
7 44 (16.42%) Cybersecurity
7 44 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (15.67%) Systems Analysis
8 42 (15.67%) ITIL
9 41 (15.30%) TOGAF
10 39 (14.55%) Cryptography
10 39 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
11 36 (13.43%) Management Information System
12 35 (13.06%) SAP
12 35 (13.06%) Computer Science
13 34 (12.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 34 (12.69%) Linux
14 33 (12.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 32 (11.94%) Office 365
15 32 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (11.57%) Enterprise Architecture
17 30 (11.19%) Firewall
17 30 (11.19%) Business Development
18 29 (10.82%) Electronics
18 29 (10.82%) Telecoms
18 29 (10.82%) Banking
19 28 (10.45%) Retail
19 28 (10.45%) Microsoft Office

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 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (4.48%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (2.99%) ArcGIS
4 6 (2.24%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.49%) IIS
5 4 (1.49%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.49%) SAP Portal
6 3 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.75%) JBoss
7 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Mendix
8 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (10.45%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (9.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.99%) AutoCAD
5 6 (2.24%) Autodesk Inventor
6 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.75%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (3.36%) SAP CO
1 9 (3.36%) SAP FI
1 9 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (2.99%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (2.99%) SAP SRM
3 7 (2.61%) SAP R/3
4 6 (2.24%) SAP GTS
4 6 (2.24%) SAP HR
4 6 (2.24%) SAP MM
4 6 (2.24%) SAP PM
4 6 (2.24%) SAP PS
5 4 (1.49%) SAP CRM
6 3 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.12%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.12%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.12%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.75%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 32 (11.94%) Office 365
2 16 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
4 4 (1.49%) IaaS
5 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.75%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.75%) SaaS
7 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.19%) Firewall
2 25 (9.33%) NFC
3 17 (6.34%) Intranet
4 13 (4.85%) DNS
5 11 (4.10%) HTTP
5 11 (4.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.61%) BIG-IP
6 7 (2.61%) SAN
7 6 (2.24%) IPsec
7 6 (2.24%) Network Security
8 5 (1.87%) VPN
9 4 (1.49%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.49%) Kerberos
9 4 (1.49%) WAN
10 3 (1.12%) Internet
10 3 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.75%) DHCP
11 2 (0.75%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.75%) SSL
11 2 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.33%) Blockchain
2 20 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.22%) GIS
4 8 (2.99%) MS Access
5 5 (1.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.87%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (1.49%) Data Lake
6 4 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (1.49%) Power BI
6 4 (1.49%) SAP BW
6 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.12%) Apache Kudu
7 3 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (1.12%) Impala
7 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.49%) AutoIt
General
1 50 (18.66%) Finance
2 29 (10.82%) Banking
2 29 (10.82%) Electronics
2 29 (10.82%) Telecoms
3 28 (10.45%) Retail
4 25 (9.33%) Retail Banking
5 18 (6.72%) Advertising
6 15 (5.60%) Marketing
7 11 (4.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (2.99%) Aerospace
9 6 (2.24%) Legal
10 5 (1.87%) Local Government
10 5 (1.87%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.49%) German Language
12 3 (1.12%) French Language
13 2 (0.75%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.75%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.75%) Korean Language
13 2 (0.75%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.46%) .NET
2 17 (6.34%) REST
3 7 (2.61%) BAPI
3 7 (2.61%) IDoc
3 7 (2.61%) Node.js
3 7 (2.61%) Web Services
4 6 (2.24%) SAP XI
4 6 (2.24%) SOAP
5 5 (1.87%) JSON
6 4 (1.49%) Kafka
6 4 (1.49%) LDAP
6 4 (1.49%) OAuth
6 4 (1.49%) SAML
6 4 (1.49%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.12%) Middleware
7 3 (1.12%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.75%) Java EE
8 2 (0.75%) SAP Business Workflow
8 2 (0.75%) SAP CO-PA
8 2 (0.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.39%) Self-Motivation
2 36 (13.43%) Management Information System
3 35 (13.06%) Computer Science
4 25 (9.33%) Contactless
4 25 (9.33%) EMV
4 25 (9.33%) Fintech
4 25 (9.33%) Mobile Payment
4 25 (9.33%) Smartcard
5 18 (6.72%) PKI
6 15 (5.60%) Data Centre
7 13 (4.85%) e-Learning
7 13 (4.85%) Life Science
8 9 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (2.61%) NHS
10 4 (1.49%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.49%) HP Storage
10 4 (1.49%) iPhone
11 2 (0.75%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (12.69%) Linux
2 26 (9.70%) Windows
3 15 (5.60%) Unix
4 12 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.10%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.61%) AIX
6 7 (2.61%) HPUX
7 3 (1.12%) Solaris
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (17.54%) Project Management
2 45 (16.79%) Business Analysis
3 44 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (16.42%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (15.67%) ITIL
4 42 (15.67%) Systems Analysis
5 41 (15.30%) TOGAF
6 39 (14.55%) Cryptography
6 39 (14.55%) Technical Architecture
7 33 (12.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 31 (11.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 30 (11.19%) Business Development
10 28 (10.45%) Identity Access Management
10 28 (10.45%) Integration Testing
11 26 (9.70%) Security Architecture
12 25 (9.33%) Creative Thinking
12 25 (9.33%) E-Commerce
13 24 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
14 23 (8.58%) Information Security
15 22 (8.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.46%) SQL
2 19 (7.09%) C#
3 17 (6.34%) ABAP
4 14 (5.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.22%) Python
5 13 (4.85%) Java
6 12 (4.48%) Perl
7 8 (2.99%) C
8 5 (1.87%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.12%) VBA
10 2 (0.75%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.37%) R
11 1 (0.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.37%) Scala
11 1 (0.37%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (28.73%) Degree
2 45 (16.79%) Security Cleared
3 25 (9.33%) CISSP
4 19 (7.09%) CISM
5 16 (5.97%) CREST Certified
6 14 (5.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (5.22%) Master's Degree
6 14 (5.22%) TOGAF Certification
7 9 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.99%) CCNP
9 5 (1.87%) PhD
9 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (1.49%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.12%) CCA
11 3 (1.12%) CCIE
11 3 (1.12%) CISA
11 3 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.75%) CCDA
12 2 (0.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 18 (6.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 16 (5.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 9 (3.36%) QA
5 8 (2.99%) Data Quality
6 7 (2.61%) GDPR
7 5 (1.87%) COBIT
8 3 (1.12%) FISMA
9 1 (0.37%) BS7799
9 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.99%) Firmware
4 7 (2.61%) Docker
4 7 (2.61%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.12%) XenApp
5 3 (1.12%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) vSphere
7 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (4.10%) Ansible
2 10 (3.73%) SCCM
3 7 (2.61%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.24%) SCOM
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (1.49%) Terraform
6 3 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.75%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.75%) SCSM
8 1 (0.37%) Nessus
8 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.06%) SAP
3 26 (9.70%) Hyperion
4 23 (8.58%) Oracle
5 20 (7.46%) Cisco
6 19 (7.09%) VMware
7 15 (5.60%) Red Hat
8 12 (4.48%) Ariba
9 9 (3.36%) F5
9 9 (3.36%) Juniper
10 8 (2.99%) EMC
10 8 (2.99%) ESRI
11 6 (2.24%) Citrix
11 6 (2.24%) HP
12 4 (1.49%) Sophos
12 4 (1.49%) Tableau
13 3 (1.12%) JD Edwards
13 3 (1.12%) McAfee
13 3 (1.12%) Symantec
13 3 (1.12%) Trend Micro