The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 94 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.37% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £43,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
Solutions Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1277 1300 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.10% 95.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 844 835 745
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,994 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Solutions Consultant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Solutions Consultant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
3 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (46.15%) Retail Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) MS Access
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Lotus

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (23.08%) IBM Notes
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Retail Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Solaris
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) Zachman Framework
1 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
1 3 (23.08%) VBA
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat