The median annual salary for a Solutions Analyst was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Solution Analyst
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 891 885
Rank change year-on-year +55 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Analyst 47 32 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.032% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.034% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 61
Median salary £45,500 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.34% +26.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,350 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £50,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +20.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Solutions Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Analyst in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Solutions Analyst in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Analyst in the UK

Solutions Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +65 45 £49,500 -7.90% 3
London +30 12 £66,250 +20.45%
East of England +9 10 £47,000 +108.88% 1
West Midlands +18 8 £53,000 +17.77%
South West +12 7 £43,000 -38.57%
Peterborough - 7 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £50,000 -
South East +37 6 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Wales +15 6 £43,000 -
Birmingham +12 5 £47,750 +6.11%
Newquay +6 5 £43,000 -
New Quay +6 5 £43,000 -
Ceredigion +6 5 £43,000 -
Mid Wales +6 5 £43,000 -
Cornwall -1 5 £43,000 -
Surrey +30 3 £40,000 -21.95% 1
City of London +28 3 £45,000 -30.76%
North West -37 3 £45,000 +26.76%
Liverpool - 2 £45,000 -
Woking - 2 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 2 £45,000 -
Berkshire +30 1 - -
Ipswich +6 1 £24,000 +6.66%
Suffolk +3 1 £24,000 +6.66%
Warrington -10 1 - -
Bristol -19 1 - -
Cheshire -27 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £77,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 featuring Solutions Analyst in the job title.

1 21 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
3 18 (18.37%) SQL
3 18 (18.37%) Finance
4 17 (17.35%) Active Directory
4 17 (17.35%) Degree
5 16 (16.33%) Project Management
5 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
5 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (15.31%) Web Services
7 14 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 13 (13.27%) ITIL
8 13 (13.27%) Java
8 13 (13.27%) VMware
9 12 (12.24%) C#
9 12 (12.24%) .NET
9 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
9 12 (12.24%) SAP
10 10 (10.20%) HTML
10 10 (10.20%) Change Management
10 10 (10.20%) Migration
10 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (10.20%) Business Process Modelling
11 9 (9.18%) Data Integration
11 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (9.18%) ETL
11 9 (9.18%) LAN
11 9 (9.18%) WAN
11 9 (9.18%) SAN
12 8 (8.16%) BizTalk Server

Solutions Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.06%) Confluence
4 3 (3.06%) SAS
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) SAP MM
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (3.06%) SAP ERP
3 3 (3.06%) SAP Retail
4 2 (2.04%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.04%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.02%) assyst
5 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.02%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.02%) SAP CAR
5 1 (1.02%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.02%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.02%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.02%) SAP POS DM
5 1 (1.02%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.12%) Office 365
2 5 (5.10%) SaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.04%) GitHub
5 1 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) LAN
1 9 (9.18%) SAN
1 9 (9.18%) WAN
2 8 (8.16%) VPN
3 7 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (1.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.02%) DNS
5 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.02%) Big Data
8 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (18.37%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Retail
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) French Language
5 1 (1.02%) Front Office
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) German Language
5 1 (1.02%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Web Services
2 12 (12.24%) .NET
3 10 (10.20%) HTML
4 8 (8.16%) XML
5 7 (7.14%) REST
5 7 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.02%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.02%) CSS
6 1 (1.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Reinsurance
5 2 (2.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 16 (16.33%) Project Management
3 13 (13.27%) ITIL
4 10 (10.20%) Business Process Modelling
4 10 (10.20%) Change Management
4 10 (10.20%) Migration
5 9 (9.18%) Data Integration
5 9 (9.18%) ETL
6 8 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
6 8 (8.16%) Process Improvement
6 8 (8.16%) Validation
7 7 (7.14%) Data Management
7 7 (7.14%) ERP
7 7 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 7 (7.14%) SOA
7 7 (7.14%) User Stories
8 6 (6.12%) Business Process Improvement
8 6 (6.12%) CRM
8 6 (6.12%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.37%) SQL
2 13 (13.27%) Java
3 12 (12.24%) C#
4 8 (8.16%) PHP
5 7 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.06%) Python
7 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.04%) R
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) C++
8 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (17.35%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Postgraduate
3 4 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.02%) MCSE
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) GxP
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (19.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) VMware
3 12 (12.24%) SAP
4 7 (7.14%) Brocade
4 7 (7.14%) Oracle
5 5 (5.10%) Avaya
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) JD Edwards
6 4 (4.08%) Juniper
7 2 (2.04%) Citrix
7 2 (2.04%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.04%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.04%) Thunderhead
8 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.02%) Nintex
8 1 (1.02%) Nortel
8 1 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.02%) Veeam
8 1 (1.02%) Verint
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