Period
to 22 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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

Consultant
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 70 83
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 51 78 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.03% 3.94% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 4.08% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 73 39
West Sussex median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +8.25% -3.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +10.58% -4.59% -0.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 2,414 1,914 2,083
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.72% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 1,671 1,842
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in West Sussex over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Consultant in West Sussex

Consultant
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Consultant within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Worthing - 23 £60,000 -
Crawley -23 5 £50,000 +53.85% 5
Gatwick - 3 £50,000 - 1
Horsham -12 1 - -
Lancing - 1 £24,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £20,500 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £65,000 -
Consultant
South East

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 West Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (56.86%) SAP
2 21 (41.18%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) SAP XI
4 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 17 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (31.37%) ERP
6 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
8 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.53%) SAP BW
9 12 (23.53%) Test Management
10 11 (21.57%) SAP PI
10 11 (21.57%) Accounts Receivable
10 11 (21.57%) CCA
10 11 (21.57%) ABAP
10 11 (21.57%) XML
10 11 (21.57%) General Ledger
10 11 (21.57%) Information Security
11 10 (19.61%) SOAP
11 10 (19.61%) FTP
11 10 (19.61%) HTTP
11 10 (19.61%) NFS
11 10 (19.61%) Revenue Management
12 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 8 (15.69%) SAP S/4HANA
12 8 (15.69%) Programme Delivery
12 8 (15.69%) Supplier Relationship Management
12 8 (15.69%) Accounts Payable
12 8 (15.69%) SAP ERP

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) Confluence
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) SAP ERP
1 8 (15.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (7.84%) SAP CO
2 4 (7.84%) SAP FI
2 4 (7.84%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (5.88%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) FTP
1 10 (19.61%) HTTP
2 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 6 (11.76%) WAN
3 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 5 (9.80%) VLAN
4 4 (7.84%) BGP
4 4 (7.84%) EIGRP
4 4 (7.84%) IPsec
4 4 (7.84%) MPLS
4 4 (7.84%) OSPF
4 4 (7.84%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (7.84%) SSL
4 4 (7.84%) VPLS
4 4 (7.84%) VPN
4 4 (7.84%) Wireless
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
6 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) PowerCenter
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) SAP XI
2 11 (21.57%) SAP PI
2 11 (21.57%) XML
3 10 (19.61%) SOAP
4 4 (7.84%) 802.1X
4 4 (7.84%) WSDL
4 4 (7.84%) XSD
4 4 (7.84%) XSLT
5 1 (1.96%) COM
5 1 (1.96%) MAPI
5 1 (1.96%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.96%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) CMDB
2 4 (7.84%) W3C
3 1 (1.96%) Blog
3 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 17 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (31.37%) ERP
3 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Test Management
5 11 (21.57%) Accounts Receivable
5 11 (21.57%) Information Security
6 10 (19.61%) Revenue Management
7 8 (15.69%) Accounts Payable
7 8 (15.69%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (15.69%) Programme Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 8 (15.69%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 7 (13.73%) Decision-Making
9 6 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (11.76%) Incident Management
10 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
10 5 (9.80%) OWASP
10 5 (9.80%) Presales
10 5 (9.80%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) ABAP
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (21.57%) CCA
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.84%) CCNP
5 4 (7.84%) JNCIS
6 3 (5.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (5.88%) CISA
6 3 (5.88%) CISSP
6 3 (5.88%) Degree
7 2 (3.92%) AAT
7 2 (3.92%) ACCA
7 2 (3.92%) CIMA
8 1 (1.96%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.84%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) GDPR
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) NFS
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) XenApp
3 3 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) SAP
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Ariba
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 4 (7.84%) Dell
4 4 (7.84%) HP
4 4 (7.84%) Juniper
4 4 (7.84%) Palo Alto
4 4 (7.84%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (7.84%) webMethods
5 3 (5.88%) Aruba
5 3 (5.88%) Citrix
5 3 (5.88%) EqualLogic
5 3 (5.88%) Meraki
5 3 (5.88%) NetApp
5 3 (5.88%) ProCurve
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) Informatica