The median annual salary for a Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sussex during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Consultant
South East / Sussex
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sussex 10.53% 6.25% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 6.25% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £65,000 £32,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -48.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19 16 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sussex 100.00% 100.00% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 25
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sussex that featured Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Sussex

Consultant
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in Sussex.

Salary trend for Consultant in Sussex

Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI-CA
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) IT Governance
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware