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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 693 711 743
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 186 183 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 150 124 115
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £47,209 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £98,000 £95,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 180 £65,000 +13.04% 16
London +51 109 £65,000 +8.33% 9
South East -43 40 £62,500 +8.69% 3
Berkshire 0 20 £62,500 -37.50%
City of London +15 17 £105,000 +162.50% 2
Reading +9 11 £62,500 -9.09%
West Midlands -5 10 £62,500 +19.04% 1
East of England -2 9 £66,000 +32.00%
Birmingham -6 7 £62,500 +19.04%
Hampshire -12 7 £65,000 +36.84% 2
East Midlands +20 6 £56,750 +13.50%
Maidenhead +8 6 £50,000 -35.48%
Brighton -10 6 £40,000 -8.57%
East Sussex -15 6 £40,000 -8.57%
Northamptonshire 0 5 £62,500 +25.00%
South West -17 5 £47,500 -
Scotland - 5 £43,000 -
Coventry - 5 £62,500 -
Edinburgh - 5 £43,000 -
Yorkshire -15 4 £54,000 +8.00%
Surrey -15 4 £65,000 +37.68%
North West -20 4 £55,000 +7.31% 3
Croydon - 4 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke - 4 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £70,000 -
Middlesex +7 3 £65,000 -13.33%
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £54,000 -22.85%
Oxfordshire -1 3 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Slough -2 3 £65,000 -35.00%
Milton Keynes -2 3 £54,000 -22.85%

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 131 (28.98%) Degree
2 97 (21.46%) Microsoft
3 96 (21.24%) Finance
4 81 (17.92%) Project Management
5 73 (16.15%) SQL
6 72 (15.93%) Java
7 64 (14.16%) Oracle
7 64 (14.16%) Windows
8 60 (13.27%) JavaScript
8 60 (13.27%) Computer Science
8 60 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (12.61%) SQL Server
9 57 (12.61%) Telecoms
10 56 (12.39%) VMware
11 55 (12.17%) Cisco
12 53 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
13 49 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 48 (10.62%) ITIL
15 45 (9.96%) E-Commerce
15 45 (9.96%) Marketing
16 40 (8.85%) HTML
16 40 (8.85%) SAP
17 39 (8.63%) MS Excel
17 39 (8.63%) Business Development
17 39 (8.63%) Mentoring
18 38 (8.41%) Linux
19 37 (8.19%) Unified Communications
20 36 (7.96%) SharePoint
20 36 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
21 35 (7.74%) LAN

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (7.96%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.65%) Lync
2 21 (4.65%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.76%) WebSphere
4 13 (2.88%) Apache Solr
4 13 (2.88%) Apache
5 12 (2.65%) JBoss
6 11 (2.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (1.99%) CMS
8 7 (1.55%) Moodle
8 7 (1.55%) IIS
9 6 (1.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.33%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.66%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.44%) SAS
13 2 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 39 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.32%) MS Office
3 8 (1.77%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) SAP HR
1 7 (1.55%) SAP MM
2 6 (1.33%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.33%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.88%) Summit
3 4 (0.88%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.88%) Finacle
3 4 (0.88%) FLEXCUBE
4 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.66%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.44%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.44%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.09%) Office 365
2 13 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.43%) SaaS
4 7 (1.55%) IaaS
5 3 (0.66%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Force.com
6 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 37 (8.19%) Unified Communications
2 35 (7.74%) LAN
3 33 (7.30%) WAN
4 18 (3.98%) SAN
5 16 (3.54%) HTTP
6 12 (2.65%) Wireless
6 12 (2.65%) Internet
7 11 (2.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (2.21%) Firewall
8 10 (2.21%) Network Security
9 8 (1.77%) ATM
10 7 (1.55%) MPLS
11 6 (1.33%) NetScaler
11 6 (1.33%) DNS
12 5 (1.11%) Ethernet
12 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.88%) DWDM
13 4 (0.88%) NAS
14 3 (0.66%) 3G
14 3 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.73%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (3.54%) MySQL
4 14 (3.10%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.10%) VLDB
4 14 (3.10%) Data Mining
5 13 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (2.65%) Big Data
7 10 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (1.55%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (3.10%) Git (software)
1 14 (3.10%) Selenium
2 13 (2.88%) Mockito
2 13 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (0.44%) Ant
4 2 (0.44%) JUnit
4 2 (0.44%) Maven
4 2 (0.44%) Subversion
5 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (21.24%) Finance
2 57 (12.61%) Telecoms
3 45 (9.96%) Marketing
4 32 (7.08%) Banking
4 32 (7.08%) Retail
5 22 (4.87%) Spanish Language
6 14 (3.10%) French Language
7 9 (1.99%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.99%) Legal
8 5 (1.11%) Billing
8 5 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.11%) Electronics
9 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.44%) Back Office
10 2 (0.44%) German Language
10 2 (0.44%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.85%) HTML
2 32 (7.08%) CSS
2 32 (7.08%) Web Services
3 29 (6.42%) XML
4 27 (5.97%) XSLT
5 24 (5.31%) .NET
6 19 (4.20%) Java EE
6 19 (4.20%) jQuery
6 19 (4.20%) ASP.NET
7 17 (3.76%) Spring
7 17 (3.76%) Middleware
8 15 (3.32%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (3.32%) J2EE
9 13 (2.88%) XHTML
9 13 (2.88%) JSP
10 9 (1.99%) Ajax
10 9 (1.99%) WPF
11 8 (1.77%) WCF
12 7 (1.55%) SOAP
13 6 (1.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.27%) Computer Science
1 60 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.31%) Economics
3 21 (4.65%) iPad
3 21 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.32%) Open Source
4 15 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.77%) EFT
7 6 (1.33%) NHS
7 6 (1.33%) e-Health
8 5 (1.11%) DTV
9 4 (0.88%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.88%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.66%) Kindle
10 3 (0.66%) 3D Printing
11 2 (0.44%) User Experience
11 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.44%) EMV
11 2 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.16%) Windows
2 38 (8.41%) Linux
3 11 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.21%) UNIX
5 5 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.88%) Solaris
6 4 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.66%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.92%) Project Management
2 48 (10.62%) ITIL
3 45 (9.96%) E-Commerce
4 39 (8.63%) Business Development
4 39 (8.63%) Mentoring
5 29 (6.42%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 28 (6.19%) Migration
7 27 (5.97%) Service Management
7 27 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (5.53%) SOA
9 25 (5.53%) ITSM
9 25 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (4.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (4.87%) Business Analysis
11 20 (4.42%) ETL
11 20 (4.42%) Data Governance
11 20 (4.42%) TOGAF
12 17 (3.76%) Data Protection
12 17 (3.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 73 (16.15%) SQL
2 72 (15.93%) Java
3 60 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 32 (7.08%) C#
5 21 (4.65%) C
6 5 (1.11%) PL/SQL
7 4 (0.88%) Python
8 3 (0.66%) Scala
8 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.66%) VBA
8 3 (0.66%) PHP
8 3 (0.66%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.22%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 131 (28.98%) Degree
2 36 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (4.87%) MBA
5 17 (3.76%) CCNA
6 15 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (3.32%) CCNP
7 13 (2.88%) MCSE
8 12 (2.65%) MCP
8 12 (2.65%) CCDP
8 12 (2.65%) VCP5
8 12 (2.65%) Security Cleared
9 8 (1.77%) MCSA
10 6 (1.33%) CISSP
11 5 (1.11%) MCITP
11 5 (1.11%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.88%) MCSD
12 4 (0.88%) NCIE
12 4 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.97%) SLA
2 17 (3.76%) QA
3 9 (1.99%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.55%) COBIT
5 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.66%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.09%) Active Directory
3 14 (3.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.55%) vSphere
4 7 (1.55%) XenApp
4 7 (1.55%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.88%) XenServer
6 3 (0.66%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.66%) NFS
7 2 (0.44%) vCloud
8 1 (0.22%) Xen
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.11%) XenMobile
2 4 (0.88%) Windows Intune
2 4 (0.88%) SCCM
3 3 (0.66%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.22%) WSUS
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 97 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 64 (14.16%) Oracle
3 56 (12.39%) VMware
4 55 (12.17%) Cisco
5 40 (8.85%) SAP
6 29 (6.42%) Citrix
7 26 (5.75%) Avaya
7 26 (5.75%) Verint
8 22 (4.87%) hybris
9 20 (4.42%) Dell
9 20 (4.42%) Genesys
9 20 (4.42%) Mitel
10 18 (3.98%) HP
11 16 (3.54%) NetApp
12 15 (3.32%) IBM
12 15 (3.32%) Juniper
12 15 (3.32%) Teradata
13 13 (2.88%) Brocade
13 13 (2.88%) Netezza
14 7 (1.55%) Nintex
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% performance based bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
UK
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Benefits (10% Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £80k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Base salary + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + pension, private health, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago