Period
to 15 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Analyst was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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

Solution Analyst
England > South West
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 334 338
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 17 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.058% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.059% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
South West median annual salary £55,000 £75,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% +66.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £52,500 £44,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £79,250 £66,750
England median annual salary £44,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -10.50% -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 South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,861 10,136 10,678
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 97.69% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8,016 8,407 9,004
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Solutions Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Analyst in the South West

Solutions Analyst
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Solutions Analyst in the South West

Solutions Analyst
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Cornwall - 12 - -
Somerset - 5 £55,000 - 1
Solutions Analyst
England

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, Solutions Analyst 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 South West region featuring Solutions Analyst in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (88.24%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) Management Information System
3 12 (70.59%) Decision-Making
3 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (70.59%) Business Process Improvement
3 12 (70.59%) Process Improvement
3 12 (70.59%) Degree
3 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
4 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
4 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (64.71%) Data Integration
4 11 (64.71%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (64.71%) Finance
4 11 (64.71%) CRM
4 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (64.71%) ERP
4 11 (64.71%) ETL
4 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 11 (64.71%) XML
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
5 10 (58.82%) Postgraduate
5 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) PHP
5 10 (58.82%) SOAP
5 10 (58.82%) VB.NET

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

Application Platforms
1 10 (58.82%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (64.71%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) HTML
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
1 11 (64.71%) XML
2 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) REST
2 10 (58.82%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (70.59%) Management Information System
2 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (29.41%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Business Analysis
1 12 (70.59%) Business Process Improvement
1 12 (70.59%) Decision-Making
1 12 (70.59%) Process Improvement
2 11 (64.71%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (64.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (64.71%) CRM
2 11 (64.71%) Data Integration
2 11 (64.71%) ERP
2 11 (64.71%) ETL
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (58.82%) Business Process Modelling
3 10 (58.82%) Project Management
3 10 (58.82%) SOA
3 10 (58.82%) Validation
4 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) PHP
3 10 (58.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) Postgraduate
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle