Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 944 964 992
Rank change year-on-year +20 +28 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 142 195 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 117 144 141
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -5.51%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,125 £78,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -5.51%

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 134,757 156,135 160,892
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.14% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108,803 127,864 134,938
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,296 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.28%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 73 £70,000 - 10
South East +28 26 £57,000 -15.56% 1
North of England +38 19 £55,000 +57.14% 3
South West +21 16 £68,750 +14.11% 4
Yorkshire +34 14 £55,000 -13.73% 2
Midlands +22 6 £80,000 +52.38% 2
North West +29 5 £60,000 +71.43% 1
West Midlands +42 4 £80,000 +52.38% 2
East of England +34 3 £75,000 +3.45% 1
East Midlands - 2 £78,750 -
Solutions Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 47 (33.10%) Presales
2 46 (32.39%) Finance
3 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
4 34 (23.94%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (21.83%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (21.13%) Degree
7 22 (15.49%) Customer Requirements
8 21 (14.79%) Computer Science
9 20 (14.08%) Cisco
9 20 (14.08%) WAN
10 19 (13.38%) CRM
11 18 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
11 18 (12.68%) Marketing
12 17 (11.97%) Banking
12 17 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (10.56%) VMware
13 15 (10.56%) Oracle
13 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.86%) HP
14 14 (9.86%) LAN
14 14 (9.86%) MCSE
14 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (9.86%) Retail
14 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (9.15%) TOGAF
15 13 (9.15%) Project Management
15 13 (9.15%) ERP
15 13 (9.15%) SaaS
15 13 (9.15%) Machine Learning

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 4 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.41%) Apache
3 2 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.41%) JBoss
3 2 (1.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) HFM
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.15%) SaaS
4 7 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.52%) Office 365
6 3 (2.11%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.41%) IaaS
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.08%) WAN
2 14 (9.86%) LAN
3 4 (2.82%) Network Security
4 3 (2.11%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.11%) Firewall
4 3 (2.11%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.11%) Skype
4 3 (2.11%) SSH
4 3 (2.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.41%) VoIP
5 2 (1.41%) VPN
5 2 (1.41%) Wireless
5 2 (1.41%) WLAN
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.70%) DNS
6 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) Big Data
3 3 (2.11%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.41%) DB2
4 2 (1.41%) Flink
4 2 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) Looker
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) git-flow
General
1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Marketing
3 17 (11.97%) Banking
4 14 (9.86%) Retail
5 11 (7.75%) French Language
5 11 (7.75%) German Language
5 11 (7.75%) Telecoms
6 9 (6.34%) Back Office
7 6 (4.23%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.52%) Japanese Language
9 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
10 3 (2.11%) Electronics
11 2 (1.41%) Automotive
11 2 (1.41%) Italian Language
11 2 (1.41%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.82%) Node.js
1 4 (2.82%) Web Services
2 3 (2.11%) .NET
2 3 (2.11%) Java EE
2 3 (2.11%) JMS
2 3 (2.11%) OAuth
2 3 (2.11%) REST
2 3 (2.11%) SAML
2 3 (2.11%) XML
2 3 (2.11%) XSD
3 2 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.41%) Akka
3 2 (1.41%) Spring
3 2 (1.41%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.41%) Vert.x
4 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.70%) CSS
4 1 (0.70%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.70%) HTML
4 1 (0.70%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.75%) Public Cloud
3 9 (6.34%) Robotics
4 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.23%) Fintech
6 5 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.41%) User Experience
9 2 (1.41%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.70%) Blog
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.70%) EPoS
10 1 (0.70%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (0.70%) Life Science
10 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Unix
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Presales
2 34 (23.94%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (15.49%) Customer Requirements
4 21 (14.79%) Computer Science
5 19 (13.38%) CRM
6 15 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.15%) ERP
8 13 (9.15%) Machine Learning
8 13 (9.15%) Project Management
8 13 (9.15%) TOGAF
9 12 (8.45%) Business Development
9 12 (8.45%) Commercial Awareness
9 12 (8.45%) SDLC
10 11 (7.75%) Business Transformation
10 11 (7.75%) E-Commerce
10 11 (7.75%) Process Improvement
10 11 (7.75%) Six Sigma
11 10 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.63%) Java
2 7 (4.93%) SQL
3 6 (4.23%) Python
4 3 (2.11%) C#
4 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.41%) Go
5 2 (1.41%) Scala
6 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.70%) C
6 1 (0.70%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Degree
2 18 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (9.86%) MCSE
3 14 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (9.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (6.34%) CCNA
5 9 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (5.63%) CCIE
7 7 (4.93%) CCNP
8 6 (4.23%) AWS Certification
9 5 (3.52%) JNCIE
9 5 (3.52%) JNCIP
9 5 (3.52%) MCSA
10 4 (2.82%) OCPJP
11 3 (2.11%) CISSP
11 3 (2.11%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) SLA
2 3 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.41%) SEPA
4 1 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) Docker
3 1 (0.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) Ansible
1 1 (0.70%) CASB
1 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (0.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.70%) Puppet
1 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (27.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.08%) Cisco
3 15 (10.56%) Oracle
3 15 (10.56%) VMware
4 14 (9.86%) HP
5 10 (7.04%) NetApp
6 9 (6.34%) Nimble Storage
7 8 (5.63%) IBM
7 8 (5.63%) SAP
8 6 (4.23%) Riverbed
9 5 (3.52%) Canon
9 5 (3.52%) Dell
9 5 (3.52%) Sony
10 4 (2.82%) Citrix
11 3 (2.11%) IFS
11 3 (2.11%) Informatica
11 3 (2.11%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.11%) Talend
12 2 (1.41%) Aruba