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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 124 126 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.43% 0.047% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.050% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
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
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Solutions Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) IaaS
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (29.41%) CCNP
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
5 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) DWDM
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) AppSense
6 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
6 3 (17.65%) MCTS
6 3 (17.65%) MCITP
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) MCSE
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) PBX
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) IaaS
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
1 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
1 5 (29.41%) DWDM
1 5 (29.41%) MPLS
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
2 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
2 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
2 3 (17.65%) PBX
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) FlexPod
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCTS
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) VTSP
3 2 (11.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) XenApp
2 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOrch
1 3 (17.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) HP
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) Juniper
5 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
6 3 (17.65%) AppSense