Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 964 959 995
Rank change year-on-year -5 +36 -120
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 184 230 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 147 195 227
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +2.36% -2.31%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £63,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +2.36% -2.31%

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 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +7 123 £72,500 +3.57% 8
South East +28 25 £67,500 +22.73% 3
North of England -7 17 £40,000 -13.04%
Midlands +42 12 £53,750 -8.90%
West Midlands +24 12 £53,750 -8.90%
North West +5 10 £35,000 -28.21%
Yorkshire +11 6 £55,000 +25.71%
South West +21 3 £62,500 +31.58%
Solutions Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Solutions Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 92 (50.00%) Presales
2 47 (25.54%) Project Management
3 43 (23.37%) Degree
4 29 (15.76%) Java
5 28 (15.22%) Finance
6 27 (14.67%) SaaS
7 25 (13.59%) Microsoft
8 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (13.04%) DevOps
9 23 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (12.50%) Linux
10 20 (10.87%) ServiceNow
11 19 (10.33%) Telecoms
11 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (10.33%) Oracle
12 18 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (8.70%) Perl
13 16 (8.70%) WAN
14 15 (8.15%) ITIL
15 14 (7.61%) Web Services
15 14 (7.61%) PHP
15 14 (7.61%) SQL
15 14 (7.61%) Ruby
15 14 (7.61%) Law
15 14 (7.61%) Analytics
15 14 (7.61%) Customer Requirements
16 13 (7.07%) New Relic
16 13 (7.07%) ZABBIX
16 13 (7.07%) Splunk

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 7 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (3.80%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.09%) Apache
2 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.09%) JBoss
2 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.09%) SAS
2 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.09%) WildFly
3 1 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.26%) Eloqua
1 6 (3.26%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.72%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.17%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.63%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.63%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (1.09%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.09%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.54%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.54%) Magento
6 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.54%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.67%) SaaS
2 23 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (5.98%) Office 365
6 7 (3.80%) SuccessFactors
7 6 (3.26%) Boomi
7 6 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (3.26%) Taleo
8 5 (2.72%) IaaS
8 5 (2.72%) PaaS
9 3 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.70%) WAN
2 11 (5.98%) LAN
3 10 (5.43%) MPLS
4 8 (4.35%) Firewall
5 7 (3.80%) IPsec
5 7 (3.80%) Skype
6 6 (3.26%) BGP
6 6 (3.26%) Internet
6 6 (3.26%) VoIP
6 6 (3.26%) VPN
7 4 (2.17%) DSL
7 4 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.17%) Network Security
7 4 (2.17%) SAN
8 3 (1.63%) IGRP
8 3 (1.63%) OSPF
8 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.63%) VPLS
8 3 (1.63%) VRRP
8 3 (1.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.17%) Big Data
2 4 (2.17%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.17%) MySQL
2 4 (2.17%) Neo4j
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.63%) DB2
4 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.54%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.54%) Redis
5 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (3.26%) Maven
3 3 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.63%) Hudson
3 3 (1.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.63%) RStudio
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.54%) gulp
General
1 28 (15.22%) Finance
2 19 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.61%) Law
4 13 (7.07%) Marketing
5 12 (6.52%) German Language
6 10 (5.43%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.35%) Banking
8 6 (3.26%) French Language
9 5 (2.72%) Electronics
10 4 (2.17%) Legal
10 4 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.17%) Retail
11 3 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 2 (1.09%) Automotive
12 2 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.54%) Advertising
13 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.54%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.61%) Web Services
2 13 (7.07%) XML
3 10 (5.43%) JMS
4 7 (3.80%) HTML
4 7 (3.80%) SOAP
5 6 (3.26%) Spring
6 5 (2.72%) .NET
6 5 (2.72%) JSON
7 4 (2.17%) JSP
8 3 (1.63%) CSS
8 3 (1.63%) jQuery
8 3 (1.63%) Middleware
9 2 (1.09%) HTML5
9 2 (1.09%) JAXB
9 2 (1.09%) JSTL
9 2 (1.09%) POJO
9 2 (1.09%) Servlets
9 2 (1.09%) XSD
10 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.54%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.98%) Driving Licence
3 8 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.35%) Public Cloud
4 7 (3.80%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.72%) Fintech
7 4 (2.17%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.63%) iPad
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.63%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.09%) EMV
9 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
10 1 (0.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.50%) Linux
2 10 (5.43%) Windows
3 2 (1.09%) Unix
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.54%) Android
4 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.54%) HPUX
4 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (50.00%) Presales
2 47 (25.54%) Project Management
3 24 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.04%) DevOps
4 19 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (8.15%) ITIL
6 14 (7.61%) Analytics
6 14 (7.61%) Customer Requirements
7 13 (7.07%) Information Security
8 12 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.98%) Migration
9 11 (5.98%) Security Architecture
10 10 (5.43%) Systems Analysis
10 10 (5.43%) TOGAF
11 9 (4.89%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (4.89%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (4.89%) SDLC
11 9 (4.89%) SOA
12 8 (4.35%) Coaching
12 8 (4.35%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.76%) Java
2 16 (8.70%) Perl
3 14 (7.61%) PHP
3 14 (7.61%) Ruby
3 14 (7.61%) SQL
4 9 (4.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.80%) C
6 5 (2.72%) Python
7 4 (2.17%) VBA
8 3 (1.63%) C#
8 3 (1.63%) R
8 3 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.54%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.54%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.54%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 43 (23.37%) Degree
2 7 (3.80%) CISM
2 7 (3.80%) CISSP
2 7 (3.80%) MCITP
2 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.26%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.72%) CISA
4 5 (2.72%) MCSE
4 5 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.17%) ACCA
5 4 (2.17%) CEH
5 4 (2.17%) CIMA
5 4 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.17%) HP ASE
5 4 (2.17%) MCP
6 2 (1.09%) CCIE
6 2 (1.09%) CCNP
6 2 (1.09%) RHCE
6 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) GCP
1 5 (2.72%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.09%) PMO
4 1 (0.54%) COBIT
4 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.17%) Docker
3 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.54%) vCloud
5 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (7.07%) Nagios
1 13 (7.07%) ZABBIX
2 6 (3.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (2.17%) Ansible
3 4 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.17%) Puppet
4 3 (1.63%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.63%) Mesos
4 3 (1.63%) rkt
4 3 (1.63%) Terraform
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.54%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.54%) Icinga
5 1 (0.54%) SCCM
5 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.54%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.54%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.87%) ServiceNow
3 19 (10.33%) Oracle
4 13 (7.07%) New Relic
4 13 (7.07%) Splunk
5 12 (6.52%) Dell
5 12 (6.52%) SAP
6 11 (5.98%) IBM
7 10 (5.43%) VMware
8 9 (4.89%) Cisco
9 8 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (3.80%) Ariba
10 7 (3.80%) EMC
10 7 (3.80%) Informatica
10 7 (3.80%) JDA
10 7 (3.80%) Jitterbit
10 7 (3.80%) MuleSoft
10 7 (3.80%) RedPrairie
10 7 (3.80%) TIBCO
11 6 (3.26%) Workday