The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 189 181 183
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.096% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £55,000 £24,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -63.33%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
Solutions Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3958 3485 3630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.01% 94.37% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3341 3011 3224
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Solutions Consultant Salary Histogram in Manchester

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) MEAP
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CCEE
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (11.11%) NCIE
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Degree

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) HP StorageWorks
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HP AIS
2 1 (11.11%) HP ASE
2 1 (11.11%) NCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCEE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Brocade
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) IBM