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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 716 750 726
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 179 156 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 130 111 151
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,413 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £96,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 +13 172 £62,500 -3.84% 18
London +39 81 £65,000 - 8
South East +15 49 £56,250 -4.25% 5
Berkshire +12 21 £62,500 -7.40% 2
Surrey -1 14 £65,000 - 1
East of England +20 12 £70,000 +47.36% 2
City of London +11 11 £58,750 -11.32% 3
Croydon - 11 £40,000 -
Reading -2 10 £62,500 +4.16%
Egham +5 9 - - 1
Hertfordshire +3 8 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Hampshire 0 8 £48,750 -13.33% 1
West Midlands -18 8 £62,500 +19.04% 1
East Midlands +11 7 £53,000 -
Maidenhead +7 7 £57,500 -14.81% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £75,000 -
North East - 7 £75,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £50,000 -
Nottingham -4 5 £50,000 -
South West -7 5 £55,000 +111.53% 1
Wiltshire +9 4 - -
Swindon -4 4 - -
Coventry -26 4 £66,250 +26.19%
Brighton - 4 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Cheltenham +2 3 - -
Birmingham -6 3 £62,500 +13.12%
Gloucestershire -11 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 £65,000 - 1

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 110 (27.92%) Degree
2 88 (22.34%) Finance
3 84 (21.32%) Microsoft
4 75 (19.04%) Windows
5 72 (18.27%) Project Management
6 65 (16.50%) Java
7 56 (14.21%) SQL
8 54 (13.71%) JavaScript
8 54 (13.71%) SQL Server
9 51 (12.94%) Computer Science
10 49 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (11.93%) Oracle
12 46 (11.68%) VMware
13 45 (11.42%) Cisco
14 42 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
15 41 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
16 40 (10.15%) HTML
17 39 (9.90%) Marketing
18 37 (9.39%) SAP
18 37 (9.39%) E-Commerce
19 36 (9.14%) CSS
19 36 (9.14%) Telecoms
20 34 (8.63%) MS Excel
20 34 (8.63%) Linux
20 34 (8.63%) SharePoint
21 33 (8.38%) Retail
21 33 (8.38%) Mentoring
22 31 (7.87%) C#
23 28 (7.11%) .NET
23 28 (7.11%) Migration

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 34 (8.63%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.82%) Lync
3 18 (4.57%) WebSphere
4 14 (3.55%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.05%) JBoss
6 11 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.28%) SAP Portal
8 8 (2.03%) Apache Solr
8 8 (2.03%) IIS
8 8 (2.03%) Apache
8 8 (2.03%) CMS
9 7 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (1.78%) Moodle
10 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.02%) SAS
11 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.76%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 34 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.05%) MS Office
3 7 (1.78%) InfoPath
4 6 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) MS Project
5 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (1.02%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.02%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.02%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.76%) Finacle
3 3 (0.76%) Summit
3 3 (0.76%) FLEXCUBE
3 3 (0.76%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.51%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.35%) Office 365
2 13 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.05%) SaaS
4 6 (1.52%) IaaS
5 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Force.com
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (6.85%) LAN
1 27 (6.85%) WAN
2 22 (5.58%) SAN
2 22 (5.58%) Unified Communications
3 15 (3.81%) Firewall
4 12 (3.05%) Internet
4 12 (3.05%) HTTP
5 11 (2.79%) MPLS
6 10 (2.54%) Network Security
7 9 (2.28%) Wireless
8 8 (2.03%) ATM
9 7 (1.78%) VPN
9 7 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (1.52%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.27%) DNS
11 5 (1.27%) VLAN
11 5 (1.27%) NAS
12 4 (1.02%) OSPF
12 4 (1.02%) BGP
12 4 (1.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.66%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.31%) Big Data
4 11 (2.79%) NoSQL
5 10 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.54%) MySQL
6 9 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (1.78%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.27%) VLDB
9 5 (1.27%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (2.54%) Selenium
1 10 (2.54%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.03%) Mockito
4 6 (1.52%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.25%) Grunt
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
General
1 88 (22.34%) Finance
2 39 (9.90%) Marketing
3 36 (9.14%) Telecoms
4 33 (8.38%) Retail
5 22 (5.58%) Banking
6 12 (3.05%) Spanish Language
7 10 (2.54%) Electronics
8 9 (2.28%) French Language
9 7 (1.78%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.78%) Billing
10 5 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.27%) Back Office
10 5 (1.27%) Legal
11 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.02%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.02%) Military
12 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.25%) Publishing
14 1 (0.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (10.15%) HTML
2 36 (9.14%) CSS
3 28 (7.11%) .NET
4 24 (6.09%) XML
5 23 (5.84%) Web Services
6 22 (5.58%) XSLT
7 20 (5.08%) ASP.NET
8 15 (3.81%) jQuery
9 12 (3.05%) J2EE
10 11 (2.79%) Middleware
10 11 (2.79%) Ajax
10 11 (2.79%) Java EE
11 10 (2.54%) Spring
12 9 (2.28%) WPF
12 9 (2.28%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (2.28%) HTML5
12 9 (2.28%) CSS3
13 8 (2.03%) WCF
13 8 (2.03%) XHTML
13 8 (2.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.94%) Computer Science
2 49 (12.44%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.81%) EFT
4 15 (3.81%) iPad
5 12 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.05%) Open Source
5 12 (3.05%) Economics
6 10 (2.54%) 3D Printing
6 10 (2.54%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.54%) Public Cloud
7 9 (2.28%) DTV
8 8 (2.03%) Client/Server
9 7 (1.78%) Replication
10 6 (1.52%) e-Health
10 6 (1.52%) NHS
11 4 (1.02%) Clustering
11 4 (1.02%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.76%) FlexPod
12 3 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.04%) Windows
2 34 (8.63%) Linux
3 19 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (3.05%) Windows 7
6 11 (2.79%) UNIX
7 10 (2.54%) Windows Vista
7 10 (2.54%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.02%) Solaris
9 3 (0.76%) VMS
10 2 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (18.27%) Project Management
2 37 (9.39%) E-Commerce
3 33 (8.38%) Mentoring
4 28 (7.11%) Migration
5 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (6.85%) Business Development
6 25 (6.35%) SOA
7 24 (6.09%) ITIL
7 24 (6.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (5.84%) Project Planning
8 23 (5.84%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 23 (5.84%) Business Transformation
9 22 (5.58%) Analytics
10 21 (5.33%) ERP
11 20 (5.08%) CRM
11 20 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (5.08%) Document Management
11 20 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (4.57%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.31%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (16.50%) Java
2 56 (14.21%) SQL
3 54 (13.71%) JavaScript
4 31 (7.87%) C#
5 20 (5.08%) C
6 7 (1.78%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.78%) Python
7 6 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.52%) C++
8 4 (1.02%) Perl
8 4 (1.02%) Scala
8 4 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.02%) VBA
9 3 (0.76%) PHP
10 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.51%) R
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 110 (27.92%) Degree
2 21 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (5.08%) MBA
4 19 (4.82%) MCP
5 18 (4.57%) Security Cleared
6 12 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.05%) CCNP
6 12 (3.05%) MCSE
7 11 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (2.28%) CISSP
8 9 (2.28%) CCNA
9 8 (2.03%) CCDP
9 8 (2.03%) VCP5
10 4 (1.02%) MCTS
10 4 (1.02%) MCSA
11 3 (0.76%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.76%) CISA
11 3 (0.76%) MCITP
11 3 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.06%) QA
2 11 (2.79%) SLA
3 8 (2.03%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.02%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.76%) HL7
7 2 (0.51%) GPG13
8 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (10.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.03%) vSphere
4 7 (1.78%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.78%) vCloud
5 5 (1.27%) XenServer
6 4 (1.02%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.02%) XenApp
7 3 (0.76%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) pfSense
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.25%) Snort
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.27%) SCCM
2 4 (1.02%) Windows Intune
2 4 (1.02%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.51%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.25%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.25%) Nessus
4 1 (0.25%) WSUS
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (21.32%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.93%) Oracle
3 46 (11.68%) VMware
4 45 (11.42%) Cisco
5 37 (9.39%) SAP
6 24 (6.09%) Citrix
7 21 (5.33%) Avaya
7 21 (5.33%) Verint
8 17 (4.31%) Juniper
9 15 (3.81%) hybris
10 13 (3.30%) IBM
11 11 (2.79%) HP
12 10 (2.54%) Dell
12 10 (2.54%) Genesys
12 10 (2.54%) Mitel
12 10 (2.54%) Brocade
13 9 (2.28%) Veeam
13 9 (2.28%) Symantec
14 8 (2.03%) Teradata
15 7 (1.78%) Nintex
Egham, Surrey
Axon Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Volaris Exec
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £80k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Volaris
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance, pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package to £95k (bonus etc)
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
South East
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + SP 2013 certs!
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: up to £70,000 per annum OTE-£30-35,000 Basic+Car Allowance+Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, healthcare, child care vouc
Posted: 21 days ago