Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Solution Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 964 990 991
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 179 186 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 132 175 227
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £44,750 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £89,750 £85,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 151,854 159,106 179,402
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.06% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 123,225 129,179 152,485
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Solutions Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Solutions Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Consultant in England

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solutions Consultant in England

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant in England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Solutions Consultant in England

Solutions Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 102 £65,000 -7.14% 1
South East -5 25 £58,500 +17.00% 1
South West +24 21 £70,000 -12.50% 1
North of England +39 19 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire +38 11 £55,000 +37.50% 1
North West +22 8 £72,500 +107.14%
Midlands +4 8 £47,000 -14.55%
West Midlands +26 7 £46,500 -15.45%
East of England +25 3 £51,000 +2.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £90,000 -
Solutions Consultant
UK

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, Solutions Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 59 (32.96%) Microsoft
2 51 (28.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (26.82%) Presales
5 38 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
6 32 (17.88%) SaaS
7 29 (16.20%) DevOps
8 28 (15.64%) SQL
9 26 (14.53%) Project Management
10 25 (13.97%) SQL Server
10 25 (13.97%) Web Services
10 25 (13.97%) Time Management
11 23 (12.85%) Google
11 23 (12.85%) Google Cloud Platform
12 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (11.73%) Cloud Computing
13 21 (11.73%) Cisco
13 21 (11.73%) SAN
13 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (11.73%) Target Operating Model
14 20 (11.17%) Public Cloud
14 20 (11.17%) GCP
14 20 (11.17%) Oracle
15 19 (10.61%) Java
15 19 (10.61%) Citrix
15 19 (10.61%) VMware
16 18 (10.06%) CRM
17 17 (9.50%) LAN
18 16 (8.94%) Finance
19 15 (8.38%) Cisco Certification

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.35%) Appian
1 6 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.79%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.23%) Apache
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.12%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.12%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.56%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.79%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.12%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.12%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.12%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.56%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 51 (28.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (21.23%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (17.88%) SaaS
4 23 (12.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 21 (11.73%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.59%) IaaS
7 9 (5.03%) PaaS
8 6 (3.35%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (2.23%) iPaaS
9 4 (2.23%) Office 365
10 1 (0.56%) Boomi
10 1 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.73%) SAN
2 17 (9.50%) LAN
3 15 (8.38%) WAN
4 14 (7.82%) Network Security
4 14 (7.82%) Wireless
5 13 (7.26%) WLAN
6 12 (6.70%) IP Telephony
6 12 (6.70%) NGN
7 10 (5.59%) Firewall
8 9 (5.03%) NAS
9 7 (3.91%) Internet
10 6 (3.35%) DNS
11 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
12 4 (2.23%) Unified Communications
12 4 (2.23%) VLAN
12 4 (2.23%) VoIP
13 2 (1.12%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.12%) SSH
13 2 (1.12%) VPN
14 1 (0.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.47%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.79%) Big Data
4 4 (2.23%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.23%) MySQL
4 4 (2.23%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.68%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.12%) Blockchain
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.12%) Looker
6 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.12%) Power BI
6 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.35%) IBM UrbanCode
2 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.68%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (8.94%) Finance
2 7 (3.91%) Banking
2 7 (3.91%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.35%) Electronics
3 6 (3.35%) Marketing
4 5 (2.79%) Legal
5 4 (2.23%) Retail
6 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
7 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.12%) French Language
7 2 (1.12%) German Language
7 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.97%) Web Services
2 10 (5.59%) .NET
3 9 (5.03%) Middleware
4 7 (3.91%) XML
5 6 (3.35%) HTML
6 5 (2.79%) CSS
6 5 (2.79%) SOAP
7 4 (2.23%) JMS
8 3 (1.68%) jQuery
9 2 (1.12%) Java EE
9 2 (1.12%) REST
9 2 (1.12%) SAP Fiori
9 2 (1.12%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.12%) XSD
10 1 (0.56%) Django
10 1 (0.56%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.56%) Node.js
10 1 (0.56%) OAuth
10 1 (0.56%) SAML
10 1 (0.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.17%) Public Cloud
3 12 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.47%) Robotics
5 8 (4.47%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.35%) Blog
7 6 (3.35%) Fintech
7 6 (3.35%) Industry 4.0
8 4 (2.23%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.23%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.12%) Marketing Technology
9 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) User Experience
10 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.56%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.47%) Windows
1 8 (4.47%) Windows Server
2 6 (3.35%) Linux
3 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.68%) Android
4 3 (1.68%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.68%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (26.82%) Presales
3 29 (16.20%) DevOps
4 26 (14.53%) Project Management
5 25 (13.97%) Time Management
6 21 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (11.73%) Target Operating Model
7 18 (10.06%) CRM
8 15 (8.38%) Product Management
9 14 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (7.82%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (6.70%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (6.70%) PQQ
10 12 (6.70%) Workflow
11 11 (6.15%) Business Development
12 10 (5.59%) Information Security
12 10 (5.59%) Migration
12 10 (5.59%) Open Source
12 10 (5.59%) SDLC
12 10 (5.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.64%) SQL
2 19 (10.61%) Java
3 6 (3.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.79%) Python
5 2 (1.12%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.56%) Lisp
6 1 (0.56%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.38%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (8.38%) Degree
2 12 (6.70%) CCDP
2 12 (6.70%) CCNP
3 9 (5.03%) AWS Certification
3 9 (5.03%) CISSP
4 8 (4.47%) CISM
5 7 (3.91%) CEH
5 7 (3.91%) CISA
6 4 (2.23%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (1.68%) MCSA
7 3 (1.68%) MCSE
7 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.12%) SAP Certification
8 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) CCIE
9 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.56%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.17%) GCP
2 2 (1.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.12%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.12%) XenApp
3 2 (1.12%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) SCCM
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (32.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.85%) Google
3 21 (11.73%) Cisco
4 20 (11.17%) Oracle
5 19 (10.61%) Citrix
5 19 (10.61%) VMware
6 13 (7.26%) Fortinet
6 13 (7.26%) NetApp
7 12 (6.70%) IBM
7 12 (6.70%) Juniper
8 11 (6.15%) SAP
9 6 (3.35%) Pega
9 6 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.23%) Dell
10 4 (2.23%) Informatica
11 3 (1.68%) Avaya
11 3 (1.68%) Capita
11 3 (1.68%) Genesys
11 3 (1.68%) HP
11 3 (1.68%) Riverbed