Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £65,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 942 988 996
Rank change year-on-year +46 +8 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 185 170 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 146 149 214
England median annual salary £65,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.77% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £43,625 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +2.36%

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 147,116 157,296 174,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 95.90% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 119,521 126,950 147,759
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +27 100 £75,000 +7.14% 4
South East +13 26 £61,250 +6.52% 3
North of England +25 25 £55,000 +37.50% 3
South West +12 19 £65,000 -8.77%
Yorkshire +39 15 £55,000 - 1
Midlands +18 12 £70,000 +27.27% 1
West Midlands +33 11 £58,750 +6.82% 1
North West +10 10 £70,000 +100.00% 1
East of England - 3 £75,000 - 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 18 October 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 60 (32.43%) Presales
2 55 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (17.30%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (15.68%) Finance
7 27 (14.59%) CRM
7 27 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (14.05%) LAN
8 26 (14.05%) WAN
8 26 (14.05%) Degree
9 25 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (13.51%) SaaS
10 24 (12.97%) SQL
11 22 (11.89%) Web Services
11 22 (11.89%) Cisco
11 22 (11.89%) Time Management
12 21 (11.35%) Computer Science
13 20 (10.81%) VMware
14 19 (10.27%) SQL Server
14 19 (10.27%) Citrix
14 19 (10.27%) Cloud Computing
15 18 (9.73%) DevOps
15 18 (9.73%) Public Cloud
15 18 (9.73%) Oracle
15 18 (9.73%) ERP
16 17 (9.19%) SAN
17 16 (8.65%) Project Management
17 16 (8.65%) Cisco Certification
17 16 (8.65%) Network Security

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 (2.16%) Appian
2 2 (1.08%) Apache
2 2 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.54%) IIS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.08%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.08%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (1.08%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.54%) HFM
4 1 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.54%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (18.38%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (13.51%) SaaS
4 19 (10.27%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (7.57%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (2.70%) IaaS
7 4 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (2.16%) iPaaS
7 4 (2.16%) Office 365
7 4 (2.16%) PaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.05%) LAN
1 26 (14.05%) WAN
2 17 (9.19%) SAN
3 16 (8.65%) Network Security
4 14 (7.57%) Wireless
5 13 (7.03%) WLAN
6 12 (6.49%) IP Telephony
6 12 (6.49%) NGN
7 8 (4.32%) Firewall
8 6 (3.24%) Internet
9 4 (2.16%) DNS
9 4 (2.16%) NAS
9 4 (2.16%) SSH
10 3 (1.62%) Kerberos
10 3 (1.62%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (1.62%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.08%) VLAN
11 2 (1.08%) VoIP
11 2 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.70%) Big Data
4 4 (2.16%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.62%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.62%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.08%) Looker
6 2 (1.08%) Power BI
6 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.54%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) IBM UrbanCode
1 4 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) git-flow
General
1 29 (15.68%) Finance
2 15 (8.11%) Banking
3 14 (7.57%) Marketing
4 13 (7.03%) Retail
5 9 (4.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.32%) Back Office
6 8 (4.32%) French Language
6 8 (4.32%) German Language
7 7 (3.78%) Manufacturing
8 6 (3.24%) Electronics
8 6 (3.24%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.62%) Legal
9 3 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.54%) Automotive
10 1 (0.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.89%) Web Services
2 8 (4.32%) .NET
2 8 (4.32%) Middleware
2 8 (4.32%) XML
3 6 (3.24%) HTML
4 5 (2.70%) CSS
4 5 (2.70%) SOAP
5 4 (2.16%) JMS
6 3 (1.62%) Java EE
6 3 (1.62%) jQuery
6 3 (1.62%) OAuth
6 3 (1.62%) REST
6 3 (1.62%) SAML
6 3 (1.62%) XSD
7 2 (1.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.08%) Node.js
8 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.54%) Google Maps API
8 1 (0.54%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.35%) Computer Science
3 18 (9.73%) Public Cloud
4 12 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (6.49%) Robotics
5 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.78%) Fintech
7 6 (3.24%) Blog
7 6 (3.24%) Industry 4.0
8 4 (2.16%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.08%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.08%) Marketing Technology
10 2 (1.08%) User Experience
11 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.54%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.78%) Windows
2 6 (3.24%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.70%) Linux
4 3 (1.62%) Android
4 3 (1.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.62%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.54%) CentOS
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (32.43%) Presales
2 32 (17.30%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.59%) CRM
3 27 (14.59%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (11.89%) Time Management
5 18 (9.73%) DevOps
5 18 (9.73%) ERP
6 16 (8.65%) Product Management
6 16 (8.65%) Project Management
7 15 (8.11%) Six Sigma
7 15 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (7.57%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (7.03%) SDLC
9 13 (7.03%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (7.03%) Workflow
10 12 (6.49%) Commercial Awareness
10 12 (6.49%) Data Management
10 12 (6.49%) PQQ
10 12 (6.49%) Target Operating Model
10 12 (6.49%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.97%) SQL
2 15 (8.11%) Java
3 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.16%) Python
5 2 (1.08%) C#
5 2 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.54%) Lisp
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) Ruby
6 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (14.05%) Degree
2 16 (8.65%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (7.57%) CCNP
4 13 (7.03%) CCDP
5 12 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.78%) AWS Certification
7 5 (2.70%) MCSA
7 5 (2.70%) MCSE
7 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.16%) CISSP
9 3 (1.62%) TOGAF Certification
10 2 (1.08%) CCIE
11 1 (0.54%) CEH
11 1 (0.54%) CISA
11 1 (0.54%) CISM
11 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.08%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Docker
3 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.54%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.54%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) SCCM
2 1 (0.54%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) CASB
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.54%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.89%) Cisco
3 20 (10.81%) VMware
4 19 (10.27%) Citrix
5 18 (9.73%) Oracle
6 13 (7.03%) Fortinet
6 13 (7.03%) Google
6 13 (7.03%) IBM
6 13 (7.03%) Juniper
6 13 (7.03%) NetApp
7 10 (5.41%) SAP
8 5 (2.70%) Dell
8 5 (2.70%) Riverbed
9 4 (2.16%) HP
9 4 (2.16%) Pega
10 3 (1.62%) IFS
10 3 (1.62%) Informatica
10 3 (1.62%) Rackspace
10 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.62%) Talend