Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 21 October 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 83 109
Rank change year-on-year -32 +26 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 37 73 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.59% 3.60% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.73% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 55 37
West Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,600 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,750 £60,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.96% -0.95% -

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 2,251 1,955 2,361
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.31% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,918 1,738 2,185
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 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
Worthing - 15 £60,000 - 2
Crawley -21 8 £32,500 - 2
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
Horsham -5 2 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Lancing - 1 £24,000 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £20,500 -
Consultant
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 West Sussex region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SAP
3 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (24.32%) Revenue Management
7 8 (21.62%) ERP
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (18.92%) Information Security
8 7 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (16.22%) Business Development
9 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
9 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
9 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (16.22%) Decision-Making
10 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (13.51%) SAP FI
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) Test Management
10 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (13.51%) SAP Security

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 (2.70%) Confluence
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (13.51%) SAP CO
1 5 (13.51%) SAP FI
1 5 (13.51%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (8.11%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (2.70%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP GRC
3 1 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) FTP
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) ADSL
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) IMAP
2 1 (2.70%) ISDN
2 1 (2.70%) POP3
2 1 (2.70%) PSTN
2 1 (2.70%) SMTP
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.81%) General Ledger
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) SAP PI
1 3 (8.11%) SAP XI
1 3 (8.11%) XML
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) WSDL
2 2 (5.41%) XSD
2 2 (5.41%) XSLT
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) COM
3 1 (2.70%) MAPI
3 1 (2.70%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Revenue Management
2 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) ERP
4 7 (18.92%) Information Security
4 7 (18.92%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Business Development
5 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (16.22%) Decision-Making
5 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.51%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (13.51%) SAP Security
6 5 (13.51%) Test Management
6 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Accounts Receivable
7 4 (10.81%) Presales
8 3 (8.11%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (8.11%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) ABAP
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) CCA
4 2 (5.41%) AAT
4 2 (5.41%) ACCA
4 2 (5.41%) CIMA
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) NFS
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) SAP
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe
4 1 (2.70%) Ariba
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Draytek
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) webMethods