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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 185 177 181
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.027% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.028% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
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
3855 3527 3669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.15% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3211 3074 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Legal

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft