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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Consultant
Rank 686 717 655
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 216 156 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 190 133 171
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 2014. 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
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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 +13 194 £65,000 - 27
London +34 99 £65,000 -3.70% 14
South East -29 42 £63,750 -8.92% 5
Berkshire +12 27 £70,000 +7.69% 1
City of London +8 23 £58,750 -14.85% 6
Reading +13 20 £70,000 -
West Midlands -1 16 £55,000 +25.71%
South West -9 13 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Swindon 0 12 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire -3 12 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham +12 11 £55,000 -8.33%
Yorkshire - 10 £55,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 10 £55,000 - 1
Sheffield - 10 £55,000 - 1
East of England -12 9 £66,000 +36.08% 2
Surrey -29 7 £58,750 -16.07% 2
Hertfordshire -15 6 £66,000 -2.22%
Newbury 0 5 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Scotland -14 5 £75,000 +7.14%
Manchester -6 4 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West -12 4 £55,000 -4.34% 3
Edinburgh - 4 £75,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £57,500 -
Luton - 3 £52,500 - 2
Dartford - 3 - -
Kent - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £52,500 - 2
Belfast -1 2 £60,000 -
Northern Ireland -2 2 £60,000 -

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 82 (21.69%) Finance
2 81 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 80 (21.16%) Degree
4 75 (19.84%) Marketing
5 73 (19.31%) Telecoms
6 72 (19.05%) SQL
7 61 (16.14%) Project Management
8 51 (13.49%) ITIL
9 50 (13.23%) Cisco
10 44 (11.64%) Java
11 41 (10.85%) SQL Server
11 41 (10.85%) Business Development
11 41 (10.85%) Unified Communications
12 40 (10.58%) Oracle
12 40 (10.58%) SAP
12 40 (10.58%) Service Management
13 37 (9.79%) Windows
14 35 (9.26%) Web Services
15 34 (8.99%) WAN
16 31 (8.20%) SOA
16 31 (8.20%) LAN
16 31 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (7.94%) SLA
17 30 (7.94%) MS Office
17 30 (7.94%) ITSM
18 29 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (7.41%) MS Excel
19 28 (7.41%) XML
19 28 (7.41%) HTML
19 28 (7.41%) VMware

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 24 (6.35%) Lync
2 21 (5.56%) Apache
3 20 (5.29%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.91%) IIS
7 11 (2.91%) CMS
7 11 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (2.38%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.53%) Drupal
12 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 30 (7.94%) MS Office
2 28 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.79%) FastStats
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle SCM
3 5 (1.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 3 (0.79%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.79%) Maximo
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.56%) Office 365
2 19 (5.03%) IaaS
3 18 (4.76%) SaaS
4 13 (3.44%) PaaS
5 9 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 41 (10.85%) Unified Communications
2 34 (8.99%) WAN
3 31 (8.20%) LAN
4 27 (7.14%) Firewall
5 21 (5.56%) MPLS
6 19 (5.03%) VoIP
7 17 (4.50%) Ethernet
8 11 (2.91%) HTTP
8 11 (2.91%) SDH
9 10 (2.65%) PSTN
9 10 (2.65%) SAN
9 10 (2.65%) Internet
9 10 (2.65%) xDSL
10 7 (1.85%) DNS
11 6 (1.59%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.59%) VPN
11 6 (1.59%) DWDM
11 6 (1.59%) Network Security
12 5 (1.32%) 4G
12 5 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 12 (3.17%) Big Data
5 10 (2.65%) MySQL
6 9 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.12%) Oracle ODI
8 7 (1.85%) Spotfire
8 7 (1.85%) QlikView
8 7 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.85%) VLDB
8 7 (1.85%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.79%) DB2
10 3 (0.79%) OLAP
11 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.38%) Selenium
1 9 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.38%) Mockito
2 1 (0.26%) Ant
2 1 (0.26%) JUnit
2 1 (0.26%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.26%) Subversion
2 1 (0.26%) Maven
2 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 82 (21.69%) Finance
2 75 (19.84%) Marketing
3 73 (19.31%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.56%) Legal
5 18 (4.76%) Banking
6 12 (3.17%) Retail
7 7 (1.85%) Law
7 7 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.85%) French Language
8 5 (1.32%) German Language
9 4 (1.06%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.79%) Electronics
10 3 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.53%) Back Office
11 2 (0.53%) Publishing
12 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.26%) Web Services
2 28 (7.41%) XML
2 28 (7.41%) HTML
3 14 (3.70%) J2EE
4 13 (3.44%) CSS
5 12 (3.17%) .NET
6 10 (2.65%) XSLT
6 10 (2.65%) Spring
6 10 (2.65%) Java EE
7 9 (2.38%) jQuery
7 9 (2.38%) XHTML
7 9 (2.38%) JSP
8 5 (1.32%) RESTful
9 4 (1.06%) Ajax
9 4 (1.06%) Middleware
10 3 (0.79%) XSL
11 2 (0.53%) Servlets
11 2 (0.53%) XMPP
11 2 (0.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 19 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (3.97%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.91%) iPad
5 10 (2.65%) Economics
6 9 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.59%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.06%) Open Source
10 3 (0.79%) Clustering
10 3 (0.79%) DTV
10 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.79%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.53%) Replication
11 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.53%) Kindle
12 1 (0.26%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.79%) Windows
2 23 (6.08%) Linux
3 11 (2.91%) UNIX
4 9 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.79%) Android
7 3 (0.79%) Solaris
7 3 (0.79%) AIX
7 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.14%) Project Management
2 51 (13.49%) ITIL
3 41 (10.85%) Business Development
4 40 (10.58%) Service Management
5 31 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (8.20%) SOA
6 30 (7.94%) ITSM
7 27 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 25 (6.61%) CRM
8 25 (6.61%) Product Management
9 22 (5.82%) PRINCE2
10 21 (5.56%) ERP
11 20 (5.29%) Analytics
12 19 (5.03%) PRINCE
13 18 (4.76%) ETL
14 16 (4.23%) Migration
14 16 (4.23%) Product Marketing
15 15 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (3.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (3.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.05%) SQL
2 44 (11.64%) Java
3 27 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.76%) C#
5 16 (4.23%) PHP
6 11 (2.91%) C
7 6 (1.59%) VBA
8 5 (1.32%) Python
8 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.32%) Perl
9 4 (1.06%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.79%) C++
10 3 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.79%) Ruby
11 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.26%) XQuery
12 1 (0.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 80 (21.16%) Degree
2 23 (6.08%) Security Cleared
3 20 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.17%) MCSE
5 12 (3.17%) MCITP
6 10 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.65%) MBA
6 10 (2.65%) CCNP
7 8 (2.12%) CIMA
8 7 (1.85%) CIPD
9 6 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.32%) CCNA
10 5 (1.32%) MCSA
11 4 (1.06%) CCIE
11 4 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.06%) CCDA
11 4 (1.06%) CCDP
12 3 (0.79%) MCTS
13 2 (0.53%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.94%) SLA
2 21 (5.56%) QA
3 6 (1.59%) COBIT
4 3 (0.79%) MiFID
4 3 (0.79%) Basel III
4 3 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) GxP
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.44%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.85%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.32%) XenApp
5 5 (1.32%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.79%) Xen
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.53%) KVM
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) SCVMM
2 3 (0.79%) XenMobile
3 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 50 (13.23%) Cisco
3 40 (10.58%) SAP
3 40 (10.58%) Oracle
4 28 (7.41%) VMware
5 20 (5.29%) Citrix
5 20 (5.29%) HP
6 15 (3.97%) Juniper
7 10 (2.65%) Mitel
7 10 (2.65%) NetApp
7 10 (2.65%) hybris
8 9 (2.38%) Verint
8 9 (2.38%) Avaya
8 9 (2.38%) Genesys
9 8 (2.12%) Adobe
9 8 (2.12%) Tableau
10 7 (1.85%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.85%) Informatica
11 6 (1.59%) i2
11 6 (1.59%) IBM
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package+ Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
NST Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + £7.2K car + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NST Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + £7.2K car + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Global Corporate B
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent salary, bens & training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capco
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + sales bonus, 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 45k per year + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus +car allow OTE £100k
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Medley Business Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago