Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Solutions Analyst was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Solution Analyst
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 369 354 344
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.038% 0.032% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.033% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
North West median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £32,950 £31,550 £33,750
90th Percentile £42,900 £42,500 £52,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12804 12127 12519
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.98% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10248 10191 10390
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Solutions Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Solutions Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Analyst in the North West

Solutions Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst in the North West.

Salary trend for Solutions Analyst in the North West

Solutions Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cheshire -29 4 £36,000 -10.00%
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
Solutions Analyst
England

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Solutions Analyst 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 North West region featuring Solutions Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow