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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 734 709 740
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 128 156 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87 107 111
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,150 £78,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
97560 95205 102446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81838 78046 88983
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 £26,500 £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 December 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 29 December 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
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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
London +19 44 £60,000 +12.14% 2
South East -31 39 £62,500 +13.63%
East of England -17 15 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -1 10 £45,500 -6.66% 4
North West -18 9 £45,000 -35.71%
East Midlands +16 7 £45,000 -32.83%
Yorkshire -27 1 £60,000 +26.31%
West Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Solutions Designer
UK

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 103 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (36.53%) Java
3 80 (29.52%) SOA
4 63 (23.25%) Finance
5 56 (20.66%) Oracle
6 55 (20.30%) SQL
6 55 (20.30%) UML
6 55 (20.30%) Banking
7 53 (19.56%) Web Services
8 52 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (15.87%) Degree
10 40 (14.76%) webMethods
11 38 (14.02%) Mainframe
12 35 (12.92%) Windows
13 33 (12.18%) Telecoms
14 32 (11.81%) J2EE
14 32 (11.81%) Waterfall
15 29 (10.70%) DB2
16 27 (9.96%) .NET
16 27 (9.96%) XML
17 26 (9.59%) Data Modelling
17 26 (9.59%) Microsoft
17 26 (9.59%) CICS
18 25 (9.23%) Scrum
18 25 (9.23%) Retail
19 24 (8.86%) TIBCO
19 24 (8.86%) COBOL
19 24 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (8.12%) Enterprise Software
20 22 (8.12%) XSLT

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 26 (9.59%) CICS
2 21 (7.75%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.64%) IIS
3 18 (6.64%) WebSphere
4 16 (5.90%) JBoss
5 12 (4.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.74%) SAS
6 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.74%) PowerExchange
6 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.37%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (4.06%) Maximo
2 3 (1.11%) Exstream
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.37%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.37%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.37%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.54%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.43%) Internet
2 10 (3.69%) VPN
3 9 (3.32%) Broadband
4 5 (1.85%) LAN
4 5 (1.85%) CTI
5 3 (1.11%) SAN
6 2 (0.74%) Firewall
6 2 (0.74%) WAN
6 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.74%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.37%) MVNO
7 1 (0.37%) VoIP
7 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.70%) DB2
2 20 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (6.64%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.43%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.21%) MySQL
6 5 (1.85%) Siebel EIM
7 4 (1.48%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.11%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.37%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (5.54%) JIRA
2 7 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.74%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.74%) Toad
4 1 (0.37%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) NWDS
4 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (23.25%) Finance
2 55 (20.30%) Banking
3 33 (12.18%) Telecoms
4 25 (9.23%) Retail
5 10 (3.69%) Legal
6 2 (0.74%) Advertising
6 2 (0.74%) Billing
6 2 (0.74%) Marketing
6 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.56%) Web Services
2 32 (11.81%) J2EE
3 27 (9.96%) .NET
3 27 (9.96%) XML
4 22 (8.12%) XSLT
5 21 (7.75%) XSD
6 19 (7.01%) Middleware
7 17 (6.27%) JMS
8 12 (4.43%) HTML
9 10 (3.69%) ASP.NET
9 10 (3.69%) CSS
9 10 (3.69%) REST
10 9 (3.32%) Rendezvous
10 9 (3.32%) SOAP
11 7 (2.58%) jQuery
11 7 (2.58%) JSON
12 6 (2.21%) Ajax
12 6 (2.21%) JSP
12 6 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.02%) Mainframe
2 24 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.12%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.17%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.32%) Handset
5 9 (3.32%) Smartphone
6 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.48%) Psychology
7 4 (1.48%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.11%) Open Source
8 3 (1.11%) IVR
8 3 (1.11%) User Experience
9 2 (0.74%) Clustering
9 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Exalytics
10 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (0.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.92%) Windows
2 19 (7.01%) AIX
2 19 (7.01%) UNIX
3 7 (2.58%) Linux
4 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (29.52%) SOA
3 55 (20.30%) UML
4 52 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (11.81%) Waterfall
6 26 (9.59%) Data Modelling
7 25 (9.23%) Scrum
8 21 (7.75%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.75%) Risk Analysis
8 21 (7.75%) Data Mapping
9 20 (7.38%) EAI
9 20 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (6.64%) Mentoring
10 18 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (6.27%) ETL
12 16 (5.90%) B2B
13 15 (5.54%) Pair Programming
13 15 (5.54%) ITIL
13 15 (5.54%) Business Transformation
13 15 (5.54%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 99 (36.53%) Java
2 55 (20.30%) SQL
3 24 (8.86%) COBOL
4 16 (5.90%) C#
5 13 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.69%) XPath
7 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.74%) ABAP
8 2 (0.74%) XQuery
8 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (15.87%) Degree
2 13 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (4.06%) CCNP
4 4 (1.48%) MCSE
4 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.74%) VCAP
5 2 (0.74%) CCEE
5 2 (0.74%) CCIA
5 2 (0.74%) MCSA
5 2 (0.74%) CCNA
5 2 (0.74%) ISEB
5 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.74%) MCITP
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.37%) CCDA
6 1 (0.37%) CCDP
6 1 (0.37%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 3 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.74%) Terminal Services
3 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.74%) XenApp
4 1 (0.37%) XenServer
4 1 (0.37%) vSphere
Vendors
1 56 (20.66%) Oracle
2 40 (14.76%) webMethods
3 26 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.86%) TIBCO
5 22 (8.12%) HP
6 21 (7.75%) IBM
7 19 (7.01%) Software AG
8 16 (5.90%) Cognizant
9 15 (5.54%) Pega
10 14 (5.17%) Cisco
11 9 (3.32%) Informatica
12 6 (2.21%) Citrix
13 5 (1.85%) SAP
13 5 (1.85%) Siebel
13 5 (1.85%) Ab Initio
13 5 (1.85%) VMware
13 5 (1.85%) Teradata
14 4 (1.48%) Cognos
15 3 (1.11%) Avaya
15 3 (1.11%) KANA
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