The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 127 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £69,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +2.67%
Solutions Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1928 1721 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.45% 94.30% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1764 1522 1375
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Solutions Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Solutions Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 5 (38.46%) DWDM
2 5 (38.46%) MPLS
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 3 (23.08%) SCOrch
3 3 (23.08%) XenMobile
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCDP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Business Development
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Solutions Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
1 5 (38.46%) DWDM
1 5 (38.46%) MPLS
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) CCDP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) VTSP
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOrch
1 3 (23.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix