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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 740 702 760
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 142 128 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 117 97 94
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,557 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,975 £72,500 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -8 47 £65,000 +2.36%
South East -47 44 £57,500 -4.16% 3
North West +11 20 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Yorkshire -19 17 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East of England -2 11 £62,500 -5.66%
East Midlands -9 2 £52,500 -6.13%
South West -16 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Solutions Designer
UK

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 69 (34.50%) Finance
2 57 (28.50%) Java
3 52 (26.00%) SOA
4 41 (20.50%) .NET
5 39 (19.50%) Banking
6 38 (19.00%) Oracle
7 37 (18.50%) SQL
8 34 (17.00%) Microsoft
8 34 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
9 33 (16.50%) Web Services
9 33 (16.50%) Windows
10 29 (14.50%) Degree
11 27 (13.50%) webMethods
12 26 (13.00%) UML
13 25 (12.50%) Mainframe
14 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
15 22 (11.00%) C#
15 22 (11.00%) Telecoms
16 20 (10.00%) J2EE
16 20 (10.00%) EAI
16 20 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (9.50%) Data Modelling
17 19 (9.50%) E-Commerce
17 19 (9.50%) ITIL
18 18 (9.00%) IIS
18 18 (9.00%) Tomcat
18 18 (9.00%) IBM
19 17 (8.50%) UNIX

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 18 (9.00%) IIS
1 18 (9.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (8.00%) CICS
3 15 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.50%) Lync
6 1 (0.50%) Node.js
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (1.50%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.50%) IBM Blueworks
2 9 (4.50%) PaaS
3 8 (4.00%) IaaS
4 3 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.50%) Internet
2 9 (4.50%) Broadband
2 9 (4.50%) LAN
3 7 (3.50%) WAN
4 6 (3.00%) Firewall
5 5 (2.50%) SAN
6 3 (1.50%) DNS
7 2 (1.00%) SSL
7 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.00%) NAS
7 2 (1.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.50%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.50%) Network Security
8 1 (0.50%) SNMP
8 1 (0.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) DB2
3 11 (5.50%) Oracle Database
3 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.00%) Siebel EIM
7 5 (2.50%) MySQL
7 5 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 4 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.50%) Star Schema
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (2.00%) Toad
3 2 (1.00%) ERwin
3 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.50%) Rational Rose
General
1 69 (34.50%) Finance
2 39 (19.50%) Banking
3 22 (11.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.00%) Retail
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.50%) .NET
2 33 (16.50%) Web Services
3 20 (10.00%) J2EE
4 17 (8.50%) ASP.NET
5 16 (8.00%) XML
6 15 (7.50%) XSLT
6 15 (7.50%) JMS
7 14 (7.00%) XSD
7 14 (7.00%) Middleware
8 10 (5.00%) CSS
8 10 (5.00%) HTML
9 9 (4.50%) Rendezvous
10 6 (3.00%) WCF
10 6 (3.00%) jQuery
11 4 (2.00%) JPA
11 4 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (2.00%) HTML5
11 4 (2.00%) Ajax
11 4 (2.00%) Spring
12 3 (1.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 23 (11.50%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (7.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (4.50%) Handset
4 9 (4.50%) Smartphone
5 6 (3.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.50%) Psychology
7 4 (2.00%) PMI
8 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.50%) Statistics
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.50%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.50%) Windows
2 17 (8.50%) UNIX
3 14 (7.00%) AIX
4 6 (3.00%) Linux
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.00%) SOA
2 34 (17.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (13.00%) UML
4 23 (11.50%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.00%) EAI
5 20 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (9.50%) Data Modelling
6 19 (9.50%) ITIL
6 19 (9.50%) E-Commerce
7 15 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
7 15 (7.50%) Waterfall
8 14 (7.00%) Capacity Planning
8 14 (7.00%) Business Process Improvement
8 14 (7.00%) Data Mapping
8 14 (7.00%) V-Model
8 14 (7.00%) ERP
8 14 (7.00%) B2B
8 14 (7.00%) Data Transformation
9 13 (6.50%) Business Transformation
9 13 (6.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 57 (28.50%) Java
2 37 (18.50%) SQL
3 22 (11.00%) C#
4 16 (8.00%) COBOL
5 12 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.50%) XPath
7 4 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (14.50%) Degree
2 5 (2.50%) MBA
2 5 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.50%) CCNP
5 2 (1.00%) CCIP
5 2 (1.00%) CCNA
5 2 (1.00%) CCDA
5 2 (1.00%) CCIE
5 2 (1.00%) EMC Certification
5 2 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) VCAP
6 1 (0.50%) CCEE
6 1 (0.50%) CCIA
6 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.50%) MCITP
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.00%) COBIT
2 2 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) XenServer
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 38 (19.00%) Oracle
2 34 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (13.50%) webMethods
4 18 (9.00%) IBM
5 15 (7.50%) Cognizant
5 15 (7.50%) HP
6 14 (7.00%) Software AG
7 13 (6.50%) JBoss
7 13 (6.50%) Pega
8 11 (5.50%) Cisco
9 9 (4.50%) Cognos
9 9 (4.50%) TIBCO
10 6 (3.00%) Siebel
11 5 (2.50%) SAP
11 5 (2.50%) EMC
11 5 (2.50%) VMware
12 3 (1.50%) F5
12 3 (1.50%) Citrix
12 3 (1.50%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.00%) Aruba
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