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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 424 438 401
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 22 25 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 19
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 £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.54%
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
20452 22705 21362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.75% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16469 18126 17697
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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
Hampshire +16 20 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxfordshire +11 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 25 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 22 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (30.00%) UML
4 18 (30.00%) CCNP
5 16 (26.67%) Cisco
6 15 (25.00%) SOA
6 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (25.00%) Scrum
6 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 15 (25.00%) Budget Control
7 14 (23.33%) VPN
8 13 (21.67%) Degree
9 12 (20.00%) Validation
10 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
12 7 (11.67%) SQL
13 6 (10.00%) WAN
13 6 (10.00%) CCDP
13 6 (10.00%) Data Governance
13 6 (10.00%) Analytics
14 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (8.33%) MPLS
14 5 (8.33%) LAN
14 5 (8.33%) ETL
15 4 (6.67%) ITIL
15 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
15 4 (6.67%) SS7

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 2 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) VPN
2 6 (10.00%) WAN
3 5 (8.33%) MPLS
3 5 (8.33%) LAN
4 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.67%) SS7
5 3 (5.00%) ADSL2+
5 3 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (5.00%) OSPF
5 3 (5.00%) BGP-4
6 2 (3.33%) Firewall
7 1 (1.67%) 4G
7 1 (1.67%) MVNO
7 1 (1.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) ADSL
7 1 (1.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Big Data
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) ERwin
2 1 (1.67%) Lombardi
General
1 25 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) OLE
2 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.00%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.00%) UML
4 15 (25.00%) SOA
4 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (25.00%) Scrum
4 15 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 15 (25.00%) Budget Control
5 12 (20.00%) Validation
6 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.67%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.00%) Data Governance
8 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (8.33%) ETL
10 4 (6.67%) ITIL
11 3 (5.00%) Information Security
11 3 (5.00%) B2B
11 3 (5.00%) Requirements Management
11 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
12 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (30.00%) CCNP
1 18 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.67%) Degree
3 6 (10.00%) CCDP
4 3 (5.00%) CCIE
4 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Cisco
2 3 (5.00%) Juniper
2 3 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Pega
4 1 (1.67%) Veeam
4 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Citrix