The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank - 88 81
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £45,000 £40,052
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-6.54% -2.72%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1229 1130 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.02% 92.93% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 995 949 685
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Solutions Designer
South East

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Kent

Solutions Designer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) PSTN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) DMZ
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) PSTN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DMZ
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint