The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 701 711 719
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 182 182 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 123 122
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,209 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £88,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Solutions Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Solutions Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Solutions Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -2 176 £65,000 +1.56% 19
London +60 98 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South East -21 46 £62,500 +8.69% 7
Berkshire +11 21 £58,750 -24.19% 3
City of London +7 12 £66,250 +39.47% 2
Croydon - 11 £40,000 -
East of England +6 10 £67,500 +35.00%
Reading +2 10 £58,750 -14.54%
Surrey -13 10 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Maidenhead 0 8 £53,750 -20.37% 1
West Midlands -19 8 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Hampshire -5 7 £65,000 +15.55% 1
East Midlands +31 6 £53,000 +0.95%
East Sussex -12 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Brighton -14 6 £40,000 -20.00%
Egham -2 5 - -
Birmingham -13 5 £62,500 +19.04%
South West -21 5 £55,000 +111.53% 1
Coventry -24 5 £62,500 -
Scotland - 5 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £70,000 -
Middlesex +10 4 £65,000 -13.33% 1
Wiltshire +7 4 - -
Swindon +2 4 - -
Basingstoke - 4 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £56,750 -
Bedfordshire +12 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Oxfordshire +2 3 £62,500 +25.00%
Oxford 0 3 £62,500 +25.00%
Gloucestershire -1 3 - -

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 121 (28.27%) Degree
2 97 (22.66%) Finance
3 95 (22.20%) Microsoft
4 84 (19.63%) Project Management
5 74 (17.29%) Windows
6 69 (16.12%) Java
7 67 (15.65%) SQL
8 62 (14.49%) Oracle
9 58 (13.55%) VMware
10 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
11 55 (12.85%) SQL Server
12 54 (12.62%) Computer Science
13 52 (12.15%) Cisco
13 52 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
14 51 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 46 (10.75%) Marketing
16 45 (10.51%) Data Warehouse
17 44 (10.28%) Telecoms
18 42 (9.81%) SAP
19 37 (8.64%) HTML
19 37 (8.64%) Linux
19 37 (8.64%) MS Excel
19 37 (8.64%) Mentoring
20 36 (8.41%) Retail
21 35 (8.18%) E-Commerce
21 35 (8.18%) SharePoint
22 34 (7.94%) ITIL
23 33 (7.71%) Banking
24 32 (7.48%) Business Development
24 32 (7.48%) Cisco Certification

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 35 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.44%) Lync
3 17 (3.97%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.80%) JBoss
6 11 (2.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.10%) Apache
7 9 (2.10%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.87%) IIS
8 8 (1.87%) CMS
9 7 (1.64%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.64%) Moodle
10 6 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.40%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.17%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.70%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.64%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.70%) MS Project
7 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) SAP MM
2 6 (1.40%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.40%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.40%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.93%) Finacle
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.93%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.93%) FLEXCUBE
3 4 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.93%) Summit
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.37%) Office 365
2 13 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.10%) SaaS
3 9 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.78%) LAN
1 29 (6.78%) WAN
2 26 (6.07%) Unified Communications
3 21 (4.91%) SAN
4 13 (3.04%) HTTP
4 13 (3.04%) Internet
4 13 (3.04%) Wireless
5 11 (2.57%) Firewall
5 11 (2.57%) Network Security
5 11 (2.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (2.34%) MPLS
7 8 (1.87%) ATM
8 7 (1.64%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.40%) VLAN
10 5 (1.17%) VPN
10 5 (1.17%) DNS
10 5 (1.17%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.93%) OSPF
11 4 (0.93%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.51%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.27%) Oracle Database
4 13 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (2.80%) Big Data
6 11 (2.57%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.57%) MySQL
7 10 (2.34%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.87%) VLDB
8 8 (1.87%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.87%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (0.70%) MS Access
12 3 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.34%) Selenium
3 9 (2.10%) Mockito
4 6 (1.40%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.23%) Grunt
5 1 (0.23%) Subversion
5 1 (0.23%) Maven
5 1 (0.23%) Ant
5 1 (0.23%) JUnit
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.23%) Fiddler
General
1 97 (22.66%) Finance
2 46 (10.75%) Marketing
3 44 (10.28%) Telecoms
4 36 (8.41%) Retail
5 33 (7.71%) Banking
6 20 (4.67%) Spanish Language
7 14 (3.27%) French Language
8 11 (2.57%) Retail Banking
9 10 (2.34%) Electronics
10 8 (1.87%) Legal
11 6 (1.40%) Billing
12 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.93%) General Ledger
13 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.70%) Back Office
14 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.23%) Publishing
16 1 (0.23%) Military
16 1 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.64%) HTML
2 31 (7.24%) CSS
3 29 (6.78%) Web Services
4 25 (5.84%) XML
5 24 (5.61%) .NET
6 23 (5.37%) XSLT
7 18 (4.21%) ASP.NET
8 16 (3.74%) Middleware
9 15 (3.50%) jQuery
10 14 (3.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 14 (3.27%) Java EE
11 13 (3.04%) J2EE
12 12 (2.80%) Spring
13 9 (2.10%) WPF
13 9 (2.10%) JSP
13 9 (2.10%) XHTML
14 8 (1.87%) SOAP
14 8 (1.87%) Ajax
14 8 (1.87%) WCF
15 6 (1.40%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.62%) Computer Science
2 52 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.91%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.21%) Economics
5 16 (3.74%) iPad
6 11 (2.57%) Open Source
6 11 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.57%) EFT
7 10 (2.34%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.34%) 3D Printing
8 8 (1.87%) DTV
9 6 (1.40%) e-Health
9 6 (1.40%) NHS
10 4 (0.93%) Replication
10 4 (0.93%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.70%) Clustering
11 3 (0.70%) Life Science
12 2 (0.47%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.47%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 74 (17.29%) Windows
2 37 (8.64%) Linux
3 18 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.04%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.57%) UNIX
8 10 (2.34%) Windows 8
8 10 (2.34%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.93%) Solaris
10 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.23%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Android
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.63%) Project Management
2 37 (8.64%) Mentoring
3 35 (8.18%) E-Commerce
4 34 (7.94%) ITIL
5 32 (7.48%) Business Development
6 28 (6.54%) Migration
7 27 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (5.61%) SOA
10 23 (5.37%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 23 (5.37%) Project Planning
11 21 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (4.91%) Business Analysis
11 21 (4.91%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (4.44%) Business Transformation
12 19 (4.44%) TOGAF
13 18 (4.21%) ERP
14 17 (3.97%) CRM
14 17 (3.97%) Document Management
14 17 (3.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (16.12%) Java
2 67 (15.65%) SQL
3 57 (13.32%) JavaScript
4 30 (7.01%) C#
5 20 (4.67%) C
6 6 (1.40%) PL/SQL
7 5 (1.17%) Python
7 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.93%) C++
8 4 (0.93%) VBA
9 3 (0.70%) Scala
10 2 (0.47%) Perl
10 2 (0.47%) PHP
10 2 (0.47%) R
11 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.23%) Ruby
11 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.23%) VB
11 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (28.27%) Degree
2 32 (7.48%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.91%) MBA
5 19 (4.44%) MCP
6 15 (3.50%) CCNP
6 15 (3.50%) CCNA
7 14 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (3.04%) Security Cleared
9 12 (2.80%) MCSE
9 12 (2.80%) CCDP
9 12 (2.80%) VCP5
10 7 (1.64%) CISSP
11 6 (1.40%) MCSA
11 6 (1.40%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.93%) NCIE
12 4 (0.93%) MCTS
12 4 (0.93%) MCITP
13 3 (0.70%) VCP4
13 3 (0.70%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.67%) SLA
2 16 (3.74%) QA
3 8 (1.87%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.70%) HL7
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) GPG13
System Software
1 51 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.07%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.34%) vSphere
5 7 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.64%) XenApp
6 6 (1.40%) XenServer
7 4 (0.93%) vCloud
8 3 (0.70%) NFS
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.93%) Backup Exec
1 4 (0.93%) SCCM
1 4 (0.93%) Windows Intune
1 4 (0.93%) XenMobile
2 3 (0.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.47%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 95 (22.20%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.49%) Oracle
3 58 (13.55%) VMware
4 52 (12.15%) Cisco
5 42 (9.81%) SAP
6 30 (7.01%) Citrix
7 20 (4.67%) Avaya
7 20 (4.67%) Dell
7 20 (4.67%) Verint
8 17 (3.97%) hybris
9 15 (3.50%) Juniper
9 15 (3.50%) IBM
9 15 (3.50%) NetApp
9 15 (3.50%) HP
10 14 (3.27%) Genesys
10 14 (3.27%) Mitel
11 13 (3.04%) Brocade
12 10 (2.34%) Teradata
13 8 (1.87%) Veeam
13 8 (1.87%) Netezza
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + % Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Benefits (10% Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
JPS Selection
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £80k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + SP 2013 certs!
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Staines
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension, bupa, denplan
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Pirean Limited
Salary: Unspecified Salary negotiable DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 22 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago