The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 183 181 166
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.19% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.20% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +86.56%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Solutions Consultant
North West

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 April 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 9 (81.82%) Juniper
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Brocade
2 8 (72.73%) NetApp
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) CCA
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) JNCIS
4 5 (45.45%) HP AIS
4 5 (45.45%) HP ASE
4 5 (45.45%) Lync
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (45.45%) CCEE
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) HP StorageWorks
5 4 (36.36%) NCIE
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) Mitel
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Lync
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) CCA
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) JNCIS
1 5 (45.45%) HP AIS
1 5 (45.45%) HP ASE
1 5 (45.45%) CCEE
2 4 (36.36%) NCIE
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Juniper
1 9 (81.82%) HP
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Brocade
2 8 (72.73%) NetApp
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Mitel
4 4 (36.36%) Avaya
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
4 4 (36.36%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) IBM