Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 100 123
Rank change year-on-year +23 +23 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 79 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.79% 2.16% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 2.25% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 65 40 48
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £33,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,875 £68,250
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.76% -4.55%

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 2002 2359 2587
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.97% 96.25% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 2158 2272
West Sussex median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Crawley +50 37 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Horsham -21 10 £40,000 +14.29%
Pulborough - 6 £52,500 -
Gatwick +13 2 - -
Littlehampton - 1 £67,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 West Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 44 (55.70%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (51.90%) Security Cleared
3 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
4 29 (36.71%) Manufacturing
5 27 (34.18%) GAP Analysis
5 27 (34.18%) Oracle EBS
5 27 (34.18%) Oracle
5 27 (34.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 27 (34.18%) Oracle BI EE
5 27 (34.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (17.72%) Information Security
7 13 (16.46%) Degree
7 13 (16.46%) SAP
7 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
8 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (15.19%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (12.66%) SAP FI
9 10 (12.66%) GIS
9 10 (12.66%) SAP FI/CO
9 10 (12.66%) SAP CO
9 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
9 10 (12.66%) Business Development
10 8 (10.13%) Java
11 7 (8.86%) C++
11 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.86%) Presales
12 6 (7.59%) Project Management
12 6 (7.59%) J2EE
13 5 (6.33%) Firewall
13 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) CATIA
2 1 (1.27%) Simulink
2 1 (1.27%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle EBS
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (12.66%) SAP CO
2 10 (12.66%) SAP FI
2 10 (12.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (6.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (5.06%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.53%) SAP Retail
6 1 (1.27%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.27%) Sage 200
6 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (1.27%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) Skype
2 1 (1.27%) VLAN
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 10 (12.66%) GIS
3 2 (2.53%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (2.53%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 29 (36.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Advertising
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) J2EE
2 3 (3.80%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) HTML
3 1 (1.27%) OAuth
3 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (55.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.27%) CESG
2 1 (1.27%) EFT
2 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Unix
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) GAP Analysis
1 27 (34.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (17.72%) Information Security
3 12 (15.19%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (12.66%) Business Development
4 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.86%) Presales
6 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 5 (6.33%) Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.06%) CRM
8 4 (5.06%) SOA
9 3 (3.80%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.80%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.80%) Physics
10 2 (2.53%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.53%) Process Improvement
10 2 (2.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) Java
2 7 (8.86%) C++
3 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) Ada
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.27%) SQL
4 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (51.90%) Security Cleared
2 37 (46.84%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.46%) Degree
4 3 (3.80%) CISM
4 3 (3.80%) CISSP
5 2 (2.53%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) ARP4754
3 1 (1.27%) ARP4761
3 1 (1.27%) COBIT
3 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.27%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.27%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) SAP
3 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.80%) Adobe
4 3 (3.80%) Concur
4 3 (3.80%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.27%) Epicor
5 1 (1.27%) HP
5 1 (1.27%) IFS
5 1 (1.27%) Infor
5 1 (1.27%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.27%) PTC
5 1 (1.27%) Sage
5 1 (1.27%) VMware