The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 713 711 748
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 124 142 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 99 101 109
Average salary £50,000 £54,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £77,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £53,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.08% +18.88%
Solutions Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
92117 91934 99163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77310 75065 85756
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in England

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in England

Solutions Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -36 37 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London +9 36 £60,000 +11.11% 1
South West -12 19 £45,000 -12.19% 1
East Midlands +3 9 £40,000 -40.29%
North West -1 8 £45,000 -37.93%
East of England -7 5 £52,500 -
West Midlands -6 3 £27,500 -47.61% 1
Yorkshire -26 2 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Solutions Designer
UK

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 97 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (30.35%) Java
3 66 (25.68%) SOA
4 47 (18.29%) UML
5 46 (17.90%) SQL
5 46 (17.90%) Oracle
6 41 (15.95%) Finance
7 40 (15.56%) Telecoms
8 39 (15.18%) Banking
9 36 (14.01%) Web Services
10 34 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (13.23%) Degree
11 30 (11.67%) Scrum
12 28 (10.89%) Retail
12 28 (10.89%) webMethods
12 28 (10.89%) Waterfall
13 27 (10.51%) Windows
14 25 (9.73%) Data Modelling
14 25 (9.73%) Mainframe
14 25 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (9.34%) TIBCO
16 22 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (8.56%) J2EE
17 21 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
18 20 (7.78%) Service Delivery
19 19 (7.39%) Cisco
19 19 (7.39%) Microsoft
19 19 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
19 19 (7.39%) .NET
19 19 (7.39%) DB2

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 16 (6.23%) CICS
2 14 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.89%) JBoss
5 9 (3.50%) IIS
5 9 (3.50%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.56%) PowerExchange
7 3 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.17%) SAS
7 3 (1.17%) CMS
7 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.78%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.39%) Apache
9 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.39%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 10 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.28%) Maximo
2 4 (1.56%) Exstream
3 1 (0.39%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.11%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.84%) VPN
2 11 (4.28%) Internet
3 9 (3.50%) Broadband
4 6 (2.33%) CTI
5 4 (1.56%) LAN
6 3 (1.17%) WAN
7 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.78%) VoIP
7 2 (0.78%) Firewall
8 1 (0.39%) MPLS
8 1 (0.39%) SAN
8 1 (0.39%) MVNO
8 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.56%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (7.39%) DB2
3 7 (2.72%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.72%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.33%) MySQL
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (1.17%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.39%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.39%) Siebel EIM
8 1 (0.39%) Essbase
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (5.84%) JIRA
2 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.78%) Toad
3 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) Subversion
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) NWDS
General
1 41 (15.95%) Finance
2 40 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 39 (15.18%) Banking
4 28 (10.89%) Retail
5 13 (5.06%) Legal
6 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Advertising
6 3 (1.17%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Electronics
7 2 (0.78%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (14.01%) Web Services
2 22 (8.56%) J2EE
3 19 (7.39%) .NET
3 19 (7.39%) XML
4 16 (6.23%) XSLT
5 15 (5.84%) XSD
6 13 (5.06%) HTML
6 13 (5.06%) Middleware
7 11 (4.28%) JMS
7 11 (4.28%) REST
8 10 (3.89%) SOAP
8 10 (3.89%) CSS
9 9 (3.50%) Rendezvous
10 8 (3.11%) JSON
11 7 (2.72%) JSP
11 7 (2.72%) jQuery
12 6 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.33%) Ajax
13 5 (1.95%) ASP.NET
13 5 (1.95%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.73%) Mainframe
1 25 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (3.50%) Handset
3 9 (3.50%) Smartphone
4 8 (3.11%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.33%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.95%) User Experience
7 4 (1.56%) Open Source
8 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.17%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.17%) IVR
8 3 (1.17%) Clustering
9 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.39%) GIS
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.51%) Windows
2 14 (5.45%) UNIX
3 13 (5.06%) AIX
4 7 (2.72%) Linux
5 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.68%) SOA
3 47 (18.29%) UML
4 34 (13.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (11.67%) Scrum
6 28 (10.89%) Waterfall
7 25 (9.73%) Data Modelling
8 21 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (7.78%) Service Delivery
10 18 (7.00%) ETL
10 18 (7.00%) Validation
11 16 (6.23%) Mentoring
12 15 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (5.84%) Pair Programming
12 15 (5.84%) Data Mapping
13 14 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
13 14 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (5.45%) TOGAF
14 13 (5.06%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (30.35%) Java
2 46 (17.90%) SQL
3 13 (5.06%) COBOL
4 12 (4.67%) C#
5 10 (3.89%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.72%) XPath
7 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.78%) ABAP
8 2 (0.78%) XQuery
9 1 (0.39%) Perl
9 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (13.23%) Degree
2 19 (7.39%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (6.61%) CCNP
4 9 (3.50%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.72%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.95%) ISEB
6 5 (1.95%) MCSE
6 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.56%) GIAC
7 4 (1.56%) CITP
8 3 (1.17%) CCDP
8 3 (1.17%) MCSA
8 3 (1.17%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.78%) VCAP
9 2 (0.78%) CCEE
9 2 (0.78%) CCIA
9 2 (0.78%) MCITP
9 2 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.78%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.17%) CRD IV
3 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.17%) XenApp
4 1 (0.39%) vSphere
4 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Vendors
1 46 (17.90%) Oracle
2 28 (10.89%) webMethods
3 24 (9.34%) TIBCO
4 19 (7.39%) Cisco
4 19 (7.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.61%) IBM
5 17 (6.61%) HP
6 13 (5.06%) Software AG
7 11 (4.28%) Informatica
8 10 (3.89%) Cognizant
9 8 (3.11%) Pega
9 8 (3.11%) Citrix
10 6 (2.33%) Ab Initio
10 6 (2.33%) VMware
11 5 (1.95%) SAP
11 5 (1.95%) Teradata
12 4 (1.56%) Avaya
13 3 (1.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 3 (1.17%) Juniper
13 3 (1.17%) Genesys
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