Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 956 967 957
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 194 190 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 141 185 258
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.51% +1.60%
10th Percentile £44,750 £33,950 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -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 155,545 156,403 182,837
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.27% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 127,345 129,760 155,293
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 £81,250 £77,500 £76,250
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 June 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 June 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 +16 126 £60,000 -15.79% 11
South East -17 23 £70,000 +40.00% 3
North of England +18 17 £62,500 +47.06% 2
North West +13 13 £70,000 -12.50%
South West -1 10 £62,500 -21.88%
East of England +7 9 £51,000 +2.00% 1
Midlands +7 8 £48,750 +41.30% 2
West Midlands +2 8 £48,750 +41.30% 2
Yorkshire +10 4 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Solutions Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 76 (39.18%) Presales
2 58 (29.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (27.32%) Microsoft
5 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (22.16%) DevOps
7 39 (20.10%) Google
8 35 (18.04%) SQL
9 30 (15.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 29 (14.95%) SaaS
11 28 (14.43%) Target Operating Model
12 26 (13.40%) GCP
12 26 (13.40%) Project Management
13 25 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (12.37%) Finance
14 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
15 23 (11.86%) IaaS
16 20 (10.31%) Time Management
16 20 (10.31%) Cisco
16 20 (10.31%) SAN
16 20 (10.31%) Degree
17 19 (9.79%) Web Services
18 18 (9.28%) VMware
19 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (8.76%) IBM
20 16 (8.25%) Citrix
20 16 (8.25%) CISSP
20 16 (8.25%) CISM
20 16 (8.25%) Information Security
21 15 (7.73%) 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 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.58%) Apache
3 5 (2.58%) NetWeaver
4 4 (2.06%) SAS
4 4 (2.06%) Tuxedo
4 4 (2.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.03%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.52%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 58 (29.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (26.80%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (15.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 29 (14.95%) SaaS
5 23 (11.86%) IaaS
6 15 (7.73%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (6.70%) PaaS
8 12 (6.19%) Office 365
9 7 (3.61%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (3.61%) Azure Data Factory
9 7 (3.61%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 7 (3.61%) Serverless
10 6 (3.09%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (1.03%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.52%) Boomi
13 1 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) SAN
2 14 (7.22%) LAN
2 14 (7.22%) WAN
2 14 (7.22%) Wireless
3 13 (6.70%) Network Security
4 12 (6.19%) WLAN
5 10 (5.15%) IP Telephony
5 10 (5.15%) NAS
5 10 (5.15%) NGN
6 7 (3.61%) Firewall
6 7 (3.61%) VLAN
7 5 (2.58%) Internet
7 5 (2.58%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.58%) VoIP
8 4 (2.06%) DNS
8 4 (2.06%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.03%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (1.03%) Skype
10 2 (1.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.22%) Big Data
2 13 (6.70%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.19%) Power BI
4 7 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (3.61%) Data Lake
4 7 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.09%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.09%) SAP HANA
6 5 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.58%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 5 (2.58%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (2.06%) MySQL
7 4 (2.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.06%) Oracle Discoverer
7 4 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.09%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (12.37%) Finance
2 9 (4.64%) Legal
2 9 (4.64%) Retail
3 6 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.58%) Marketing
5 3 (1.55%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Banking
6 2 (1.03%) Law
6 2 (1.03%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
7 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.79%) Web Services
2 14 (7.22%) .NET
3 9 (4.64%) XML
4 6 (3.09%) JMS
4 6 (3.09%) Middleware
5 5 (2.58%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (2.58%) SAP PI
6 4 (2.06%) CSS
6 4 (2.06%) EDI
6 4 (2.06%) J2EE
6 4 (2.06%) SOAP
7 3 (1.55%) HTML
8 1 (0.52%) Django
8 1 (0.52%) LAMP
8 1 (0.52%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.52%) RESTful
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.09%) Robotics
6 4 (2.06%) Fintech
7 3 (1.55%) Clustering
7 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.03%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.22%) Windows
2 11 (5.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.06%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) Linux
5 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.18%) Presales
2 55 (28.35%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (22.16%) DevOps
4 28 (14.43%) Target Operating Model
5 26 (13.40%) Project Management
6 25 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (10.31%) Time Management
9 16 (8.25%) Information Security
10 15 (7.73%) Analytics
10 15 (7.73%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (7.22%) Workflow
12 13 (6.70%) Change Management
12 13 (6.70%) CRM
12 13 (6.70%) Product Management
13 12 (6.19%) Migration
13 12 (6.19%) Open Source
13 12 (6.19%) Security Architecture
13 12 (6.19%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (5.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.04%) SQL
2 12 (6.19%) Java
3 7 (3.61%) C#
3 7 (3.61%) U-SQL
4 4 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.06%) Python
4 4 (2.06%) VBA
5 2 (1.03%) C
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.52%) Scala
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) Degree
2 16 (8.25%) CISM
2 16 (8.25%) CISSP
3 15 (7.73%) AWS Certification
3 15 (7.73%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (6.70%) CCNP
4 13 (6.70%) CEH
4 13 (6.70%) CISA
5 10 (5.15%) CCDP
6 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.58%) MCP
7 5 (2.58%) SAP Certification
8 4 (2.06%) ACCA
8 4 (2.06%) CIMA
9 3 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.03%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.03%) MCSE
10 2 (1.03%) SAFe Agilist
10 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.40%) GCP
2 7 (3.61%) QA
3 5 (2.58%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.55%) SLA
5 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.06%) XenApp
4 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.52%) NFS
7 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.12%) SCCM
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 53 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.10%) Google
3 20 (10.31%) Cisco
4 18 (9.28%) VMware
5 17 (8.76%) IBM
6 16 (8.25%) Citrix
7 14 (7.22%) NetApp
7 14 (7.22%) Oracle
8 12 (6.19%) Fortinet
8 12 (6.19%) SAP
9 10 (5.15%) Juniper
10 9 (4.64%) Tableau
11 7 (3.61%) Informatica
12 6 (3.09%) Pega
12 6 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (2.58%) Aruba
13 5 (2.58%) MuleSoft
13 5 (2.58%) TIBCO
13 5 (2.58%) Veeam
14 4 (2.06%) webMethods