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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Consultant
Rank 777 687 726
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 127 222 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 98 198 130
Average salary £63,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.30% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-8.39% +0.76%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -80 109 £63,000 -3.07% 14
London -38 65 £65,000 - 7
South East -12 23 £61,250 -12.50% 2
Berkshire +4 14 £57,500 -17.85% 1
City of London +19 8 £60,000 +2.12% 2
Reading -6 8 £57,500 -25.80% 1
West Yorkshire +13 6 £38,750 -44.64% 3
Leeds +11 6 £38,750 -44.64% 3
Yorkshire +7 6 £38,750 -29.54% 4
Surrey +2 4 £72,500 +23.40%
East of England -8 4 £70,000 +6.06%
West Midlands -15 4 £58,250 -1.27%
South West -26 4 £50,000 -28.57%
Scotland +7 3 £42,500 -43.33%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £72,500 +9.84%
Birmingham -8 3 £41,500 -31.68%
Maidenhead +14 2 £70,000 +16.66%
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 £73,750 +9.25%
High Wycombe +2 2 £85,000 -
Manchester 0 2 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Edinburgh -5 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £85,000 -
North West -9 2 £90,000 +63.63% 1
Bath - 2 £55,000 -
Somerset - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire +18 1 £65,000 +202.32% 1
Newbury +4 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Glasgow +3 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Bedfordshire +3 1 £67,500 +28.57%
East Midlands -3 1 £32,500 -53.57%

Solutions Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 84 (27.27%) Degree
2 66 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 47 (15.26%) Finance
4 45 (14.61%) Windows
5 43 (13.96%) Business Development
6 40 (12.99%) Project Management
7 38 (12.34%) MS Excel
7 38 (12.34%) SQL Server
7 38 (12.34%) Computer Science
8 37 (12.01%) Oracle
8 37 (12.01%) CRM
8 37 (12.01%) SharePoint
9 36 (11.69%) SAP
10 35 (11.36%) SQL
10 35 (11.36%) Marketing
11 33 (10.71%) HTML
12 32 (10.39%) JavaScript
13 30 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (9.09%) E-Commerce
15 27 (8.77%) Java
15 27 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (7.79%) Risk Management
17 23 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (7.47%) .NET
17 23 (7.47%) Web Services
17 23 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (7.14%) SaaS
18 22 (7.14%) XML
18 22 (7.14%) ERP
18 22 (7.14%) Telecoms

Solutions Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (12.01%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.92%) SAP Portal
2 9 (2.92%) Lync
3 7 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.62%) Drupal
4 5 (1.62%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.30%) IIS
5 4 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.97%) Apache
6 3 (0.97%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.65%) SAS
7 2 (0.65%) CMS
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.65%) FormScape
Applications
1 38 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.87%) MS Office
3 8 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.52%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (4.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.95%) Magento
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.65%) Cordys
5 2 (0.65%) Primavera
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.65%) Maximo
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.32%) Agresso
6 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.32%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.14%) SaaS
3 15 (4.87%) Office 365
4 13 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.30%) Yammer
7 2 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.65%) PaaS
7 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.65%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.32%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.17%) Firewall
2 9 (2.92%) Unified Communications
2 9 (2.92%) LAN
3 8 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.60%) SAN
3 8 (2.60%) MPLS
4 6 (1.95%) VPN
4 6 (1.95%) WAN
5 5 (1.62%) VoIP
5 5 (1.62%) HTTP
5 5 (1.62%) IPsec
5 5 (1.62%) Network Security
5 5 (1.62%) WebEx
6 4 (1.30%) Skype
6 4 (1.30%) Internet
6 4 (1.30%) OSPF
7 3 (0.97%) BGP
7 3 (0.97%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.97%) NAS
7 3 (0.97%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.22%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.92%) Big Data
3 9 (2.92%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.27%) MySQL
5 6 (1.95%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.65%) DB2
10 1 (0.32%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.95%) Selenium
3 4 (1.30%) LSMW
4 3 (0.97%) Mockito
4 3 (0.97%) Jasmine
4 3 (0.97%) Grunt
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.65%) eCATT
6 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.32%) Subversion
6 1 (0.32%) JIRA
6 1 (0.32%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.32%) Hudson
General
1 47 (15.26%) Finance
2 35 (11.36%) Marketing
3 22 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.17%) Retail
5 16 (5.19%) Legal
6 15 (4.87%) Banking
7 8 (2.60%) Billing
8 7 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.30%) Front Office
9 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.30%) Military
10 3 (0.97%) Back Office
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.71%) HTML
2 23 (7.47%) .NET
2 23 (7.47%) Web Services
3 22 (7.14%) XML
4 21 (6.82%) CSS
5 12 (3.90%) CSS3
5 12 (3.90%) HTML5
6 10 (3.25%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.92%) J2EE
8 8 (2.60%) jQuery
9 7 (2.27%) SAP Business Workflow
10 6 (1.95%) JSON
11 4 (1.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 4 (1.30%) Regular Expression
11 4 (1.30%) XSLT
11 4 (1.30%) Spring
11 4 (1.30%) Ajax
11 4 (1.30%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.97%) XHTML
12 3 (0.97%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.34%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (3.57%) User Experience
5 9 (2.92%) Replication
6 8 (2.60%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.27%) iPad
8 6 (1.95%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.62%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.62%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.62%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.30%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.30%) EFT
10 4 (1.30%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.30%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.30%) FMCG
10 4 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.97%) FlexPod
11 3 (0.97%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (0.97%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.61%) Windows
2 20 (6.49%) Linux
3 8 (2.60%) UNIX
4 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.65%) VMS
7 1 (0.32%) AIX
7 1 (0.32%) Solaris
7 1 (0.32%) Android
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.96%) Business Development
2 40 (12.99%) Project Management
3 37 (12.01%) CRM
4 28 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 27 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.79%) Risk Management
7 23 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (7.14%) ERP
9 20 (6.49%) SOA
9 20 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (5.84%) Workflow
10 18 (5.84%) Workforce Management Optimization
11 16 (5.19%) ITIL
12 15 (4.87%) Coaching
13 14 (4.55%) Business Transformation
13 14 (4.55%) Product Management
14 13 (4.22%) Web Development
14 13 (4.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (4.22%) SDLC
14 13 (4.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.36%) SQL
2 32 (10.39%) JavaScript
3 27 (8.77%) Java
4 19 (6.17%) C#
5 13 (4.22%) ABAP
6 11 (3.57%) Python
7 9 (2.92%) T-SQL
7 9 (2.92%) PHP
8 8 (2.60%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.62%) Perl
9 5 (1.62%) C++
9 5 (1.62%) C
10 4 (1.30%) Ruby
10 4 (1.30%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.97%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.65%) R
12 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.65%) Scala
12 2 (0.65%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 84 (27.27%) Degree
2 14 (4.55%) CISSP
2 14 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (3.25%) MCSE
5 10 (3.25%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.60%) CISM
7 7 (2.27%) MBA
7 7 (2.27%) MCITP
7 7 (2.27%) CCNA
8 6 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.30%) CCDP
9 4 (1.30%) CCNP
10 3 (0.97%) CISA
10 3 (0.97%) RHCE
10 3 (0.97%) MCSA
10 3 (0.97%) CEH
11 2 (0.65%) CISMP
11 2 (0.65%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 6 (1.95%) HIPAA
2 5 (1.62%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.97%) QA
3 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.65%) GPG13
4 2 (0.65%) HL7
4 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.65%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (4.87%) Active Directory
1 15 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.95%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.95%) vCloud
3 5 (1.62%) vSphere
4 4 (1.30%) XenApp
5 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.65%) NFS
7 1 (0.32%) Varnish
7 1 (0.32%) pfSense
7 1 (0.32%) KVM
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (1.30%) SCCM
2 4 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.65%) SCOM
3 2 (0.65%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Nessus
4 1 (0.32%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.32%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.32%) OSSEC
4 1 (0.32%) yum
4 1 (0.32%) Puppet
4 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 66 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.01%) Oracle
3 36 (11.69%) SAP
4 21 (6.82%) VMware
5 20 (6.49%) Cisco
6 19 (6.17%) Avaya
6 19 (6.17%) Verint
7 14 (4.55%) HP
8 12 (3.90%) Citrix
9 11 (3.57%) IBM
10 10 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (2.92%) Juniper
12 8 (2.60%) Adobe
13 7 (2.27%) NetApp
14 6 (1.95%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.95%) hybris
15 5 (1.62%) Demandware
15 5 (1.62%) ATG
15 5 (1.62%) Sybase
15 5 (1.62%) EMC
London
Connected IT
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £18- £24k per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + OTE plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Stock, Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, health, life
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago