The median annual salary for a Solutions Consultant was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Solution Consultant
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 138 138
Rank change year-on-year +37 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Consultant 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £62,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% -22.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1215 1846 2309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.43% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1488 1574
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Solutions Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Solutions Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Consultant in Reading

Solutions Consultant
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant in Reading.

Salary trend for Solutions Consultant in Reading

Solutions Consultant
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Consultant in Reading over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Consultant in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Reading region featuring Solutions Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Presales
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) ERP
4 6 (60.00%) Validation
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) PLM
4 6 (60.00%) Document Management
4 6 (60.00%) System Testing
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) B2B Sales
5 3 (30.00%) V-Model
5 3 (30.00%) Life Science
5 3 (30.00%) German Language
5 3 (30.00%) GAMP
5 3 (30.00%) B2B
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications

Solutions Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
1 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) German Language
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Presales
2 6 (60.00%) Document Management
2 6 (60.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) PLM
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) System Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) B2B
3 3 (30.00%) B2B Sales
3 3 (30.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Business Development
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) GAMP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com