The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 11 July 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 136 116 130
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% 0.71% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.75% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £38,800 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2178 2145 2164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.44% 94.58% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1738 1832
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Solutions Designer
Berkshire

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Reading

Solutions Designer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Fujitsu
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Fujitsu