Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Solutions Analyst was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 307 354
Rank change year-on-year -8 +47 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 15 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.23% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.24% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
South West median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -5.26% +10.47%
10th Percentile £72,500 £42,500 £21,668
90th Percentile £79,500 £52,500 £53,125
England median annual salary £49,052 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.57% +16.67% +5.88%

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 9,858 10,103 11,387
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.88% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8,099 8,457 9,591
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 February 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 -23 10 - -
Gloucestershire +40 3 £75,000 +42.86%
Wiltshire -5 2 - -
Solutions Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
2 10 (66.67%) ITSM
2 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 10 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) CMDB
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) HND

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) CSS
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 10 (66.67%) Business Process Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) ITSM
2 10 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 10 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Presales
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) HND
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 22301
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP