The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Designer
Rank 405 362 404
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 45 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 31
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,015 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £62,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +14.28%
Solutions Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South East

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the South East

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the South East

Solutions Designer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Oxfordshire - 19 £50,000 -
Berkshire -26 13 £56,250 -6.25% 1
West Sussex - 7 £60,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,500 -
Kent - 1 £55,000 -
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (25.93%) IIS
1 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 13 (24.07%) SOA
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 13 (24.07%) JBoss
2 13 (24.07%) IBM
2 13 (24.07%) webMethods
2 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.07%) Pega
2 13 (24.07%) Business Transformation
2 13 (24.07%) IBM Blueworks
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
3 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 10 (18.52%) Internet
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 9 (16.67%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) Broadband
4 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 9 (16.67%) Rendezvous
4 9 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 9 (16.67%) Handset
5 8 (14.81%) Degree
6 7 (12.96%) ITIL
7 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (11.11%) OO
7 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (11.11%) EAI

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 14 (25.93%) IIS
1 14 (25.93%) Tomcat
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.85%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Internet
2 9 (16.67%) Broadband
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) SNMP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.11%) Siebel EIM
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.70%) Star Schema
5 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
2 9 (16.67%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 9 (16.67%) Handset
2 2 (3.70%) Biometrics
2 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.85%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) UNIX
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Solaris
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) SOA
1 13 (24.07%) Business Transformation
2 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.96%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (11.11%) OO
4 6 (11.11%) EAI
4 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.11%) CRM
4 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.26%) UML
6 4 (7.41%) ETL
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Data Security
7 2 (3.70%) Validation
7 2 (3.70%) Data Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) Java
2 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) MBA
3 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.41%) CCNP
5 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) CCIP
6 2 (3.70%) CCDA
6 2 (3.70%) CCDP
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) JBoss
1 13 (24.07%) IBM
1 13 (24.07%) webMethods
1 13 (24.07%) Pega
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle
3 9 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 6 (11.11%) Siebel
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Cognos
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) Aruba
7 2 (3.70%) F5
8 1 (1.85%) VMware
8 1 (1.85%) Mitel
8 1 (1.85%) Riverbed