The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Solutions Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Designer
UK
Rank 763 791 801
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 88 127 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 75 89 109
Median salary £60,000 £60,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.41% +14.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £47,500 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £76,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £58,000 £65,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +34.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Solutions Designer in the job title.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Designer over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

Solutions Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 82 £60,000 -0.20% 11
South East +61 36 £57,500 -17.85% 3
Berkshire +24 20 £60,000 -17.24% 1
London +41 18 £72,500 +30.04% 1
East of England +21 13 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire +20 9 £50,000 -11.11% 1
Reading - 9 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £65,000 -
West Midlands +7 7 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Northamptonshire +13 6 £51,900 -7.73%
East Midlands +7 6 £51,900 -5.63% 3
Glasgow +21 5 £58,000 +12.62%
Scotland +20 5 £58,000 +12.62%
Northampton +14 5 £51,900 -7.73%
Luton - 5 £57,500 -
Wokingham - 5 £60,000 - 1
Slough +29 4 £65,000 -7.14%
Milton Keynes +18 4 £44,750 -36.07%
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £44,750 -36.07%
Norfolk -12 4 £48,750 -
Norwich -14 4 £48,750 -
Warwick - 4 £60,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Eastleigh -2 3 £47,138 -
Chatham - 3 £32,000 -
Bromley - 3 - -
Kent - 3 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £60,000 -
Oxford - 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +6 2 £57,500 +15.00%

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Solutions Designer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.23%) SOA
3 45 (21.53%) Finance
3 45 (21.53%) Scrum
3 45 (21.53%) Java
3 45 (21.53%) TOGAF
4 38 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 34 (16.27%) Oracle
6 32 (15.31%) Telecoms
7 26 (12.44%) UML
7 26 (12.44%) Billing
8 24 (11.48%) J2EE
8 24 (11.48%) JBoss
9 22 (10.53%) Tomcat
9 22 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 20 (9.57%) C#
10 20 (9.57%) User Stories
11 19 (9.09%) ITIL
11 19 (9.09%) eTOM
12 17 (8.13%) SQL
12 17 (8.13%) WebLogic
12 17 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (7.66%) .NET
13 16 (7.66%) Front Office
13 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (7.18%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (7.18%) Web Services
14 15 (7.18%) VoIP
15 14 (6.70%) Translating Business Requirements
16 13 (6.22%) WAN

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (11.48%) JBoss
2 22 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 17 (8.13%) WebLogic
4 10 (4.78%) WildFly
5 6 (2.87%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.44%) CMS
8 2 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.48%) Apache
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (1.91%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (2.39%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.96%) SAP hybris
5 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.44%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.44%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.96%) Taleo
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.18%) VoIP
2 13 (6.22%) LAN
2 13 (6.22%) WAN
3 9 (4.31%) Wireless
4 4 (1.91%) Broadband
4 4 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.48%) DHCP
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.48%) HTTP
5 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.48%) IPsec
5 1 (0.48%) ISDN
5 1 (0.48%) LDAP
5 1 (0.48%) MVNO
5 1 (0.48%) PBX
5 1 (0.48%) SNMP
5 1 (0.48%) Softphone
5 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.35%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.87%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) MySQL
6 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.31%) JUnit
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (21.53%) Finance
2 32 (15.31%) Telecoms
3 26 (12.44%) Billing
4 16 (7.66%) Front Office
5 13 (6.22%) Banking
6 4 (1.91%) Marketing
6 4 (1.91%) Retail
7 3 (1.44%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.96%) Law
8 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.48%) J2EE
2 16 (7.66%) .NET
3 15 (7.18%) Web Services
4 13 (6.22%) JMS
5 11 (5.26%) EJB
5 11 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 11 (5.26%) JDBC
5 11 (5.26%) Servlets
5 11 (5.26%) Spring
6 10 (4.78%) JPA
7 9 (4.31%) Middleware
7 9 (4.31%) XML
8 6 (2.87%) JRules
9 5 (2.39%) CSS
10 4 (1.91%) SOAP
10 4 (1.91%) WSDL
11 3 (1.44%) Dojo
11 3 (1.44%) DOM
11 3 (1.44%) jQuery
11 3 (1.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.35%) Data Integration
2 7 (3.35%) User Experience
3 5 (2.39%) Visualisation
4 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.91%) Fintech
4 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.91%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
5 3 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.44%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.96%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.48%) Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.48%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.48%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.35%) Windows
2 4 (1.91%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (46.89%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.23%) SOA
3 45 (21.53%) Scrum
3 45 (21.53%) TOGAF
4 38 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 26 (12.44%) UML
6 22 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 20 (9.57%) User Stories
8 19 (9.09%) eTOM
8 19 (9.09%) ITIL
9 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (7.18%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (6.70%) Translating Business Requirements
12 12 (5.74%) SDLC
13 11 (5.26%) OO
13 11 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.78%) CRM
14 10 (4.78%) Data Architecture
15 9 (4.31%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 45 (21.53%) Java
2 20 (9.57%) C#
3 17 (8.13%) SQL
4 9 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.44%) C++
5 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.44%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.96%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (4.31%) Degree
2 6 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (2.39%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
1 4 (1.91%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (0.96%) MiFID
3 1 (0.48%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) SCOM
2 1 (0.48%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.48%) Simpana
Vendors
1 34 (16.27%) Oracle
2 11 (5.26%) IBM
3 10 (4.78%) Pega
4 8 (3.83%) TSYS
5 7 (3.35%) Informatica
5 7 (3.35%) SAP
5 7 (3.35%) Sybase
5 7 (3.35%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (1.91%) BT
8 3 (1.44%) webMethods
9 2 (0.96%) Adobe
9 2 (0.96%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.96%) Cisco
9 2 (0.96%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.96%) hybris
9 2 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.96%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) CommVault
10 1 (0.48%) HP
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