The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank - 214 207
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.54%
Solutions Designer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5185 5476 4970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.12% 93.16% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3851 3976 3897
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the Berkshire region.

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) MVNO
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Cognizant
1 1 (16.67%) VMware