The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 142 135 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.086% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.093% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,750 £52,500 £97,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Solutions Consultant
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Solutions Consultant Salary Trend in Reading

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Solutions Consultant Salary Histogram in Reading

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) CGI
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Informatica
3 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Teradata
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Document Management
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (13.33%) SAS
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Multicast
2 1 (6.67%) VPLS
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) VLAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) RSVP
2 1 (6.67%) IPv6
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CGI
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Document Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) vCloud
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Informatica
2 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) Verint
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) IBM