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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 811 809 876
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 104 159 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 81 120 102
Median salary £62,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,375 £42,807
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016 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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 89 £62,250 +8.26% 12
South East +25 27 £67,500 +14.89% 5
East of England - 25 £62,150 - 1
West Midlands +7 22 £65,000 +38.29% 1
Norfolk - 19 £62,150 -
Norwich - 18 £62,150 -
Yorkshire +17 13 £62,000 +24.00%
Leeds +33 12 £61,000 -0.40%
West Yorkshire +12 12 £62,000 +24.00%
Scotland +6 10 £55,000 -
Home Counties - 10 £67,500 -
Birmingham -9 9 - - 1
Staffordshire - 8 £66,250 -
Berkshire +4 7 £65,000 +13.04% 3
Glasgow -5 7 £55,000 +12.82%
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £66,250 -
Luton - 5 £57,500 -
Bradford - 5 £62,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +26 4 - -
Milton Keynes +21 4 - -
Cambridge - 4 - -
Bedford - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 4 - -
Cardiff +13 3 £40,000 -27.27%
South Wales +4 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Wales +2 3 £40,000 -27.27%
London -5 3 £75,000 - 2
Middlesex +11 2 £72,500 +12.40%
Edinburgh +6 2 £57,500 -4.16%

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 71 (30.47%) Oracle
2 70 (30.04%) Java
3 64 (27.47%) SOA
4 53 (22.75%) Finance
5 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (18.45%) .NET
7 42 (18.03%) Telecoms
8 39 (16.74%) SQL
8 39 (16.74%) Scrum
9 34 (14.59%) Oracle Database
10 32 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 31 (13.30%) Linux
12 30 (12.88%) C#
12 30 (12.88%) TOGAF
13 28 (12.02%) UML
14 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
15 26 (11.16%) JavaScript
15 26 (11.16%) QA
16 24 (10.30%) OO
17 22 (9.44%) VoIP
17 22 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (9.01%) Windows
19 20 (8.58%) Enterprise Architecture
19 20 (8.58%) Relational Database
20 19 (8.15%) Microsoft
21 18 (7.73%) ASP.NET
21 18 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (7.73%) VMware
22 17 (7.30%) ArchiMate
22 17 (7.30%) Software Delivery

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 16 (6.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (3.43%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.58%) JBoss
4 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.72%) WildFly
6 3 (1.29%) CMS
6 3 (1.29%) IIS
7 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.58%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 6 (2.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.58%) IaaS
2 5 (2.15%) PaaS
3 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.72%) SaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.44%) VoIP
2 13 (5.58%) LAN
2 13 (5.58%) WAN
3 5 (2.15%) 4G
3 5 (2.15%) Internet
3 5 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.72%) Firewall
5 2 (0.86%) Extranet
5 2 (0.86%) HTTP
5 2 (0.86%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.43%) Network Security
6 1 (0.43%) SNMP
6 1 (0.43%) VLAN
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.59%) Oracle Database
2 32 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (8.58%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (6.01%) MySQL
6 10 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.00%) VLDB
8 6 (2.58%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (2.15%) Lumira
9 5 (2.15%) SAP BW
9 5 (2.15%) SAP HANA
9 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.86%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) JUnit
2 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.86%) Maven
3 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (22.75%) Finance
2 42 (18.03%) Telecoms
3 16 (6.87%) Legal
4 14 (6.01%) Games
5 11 (4.72%) Marketing
6 8 (3.43%) Retail
7 3 (1.29%) Billing
7 3 (1.29%) Law
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.45%) .NET
2 18 (7.73%) ASP.NET
3 15 (6.44%) HTML
4 13 (5.58%) jQuery
5 12 (5.15%) Web Services
6 11 (4.72%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (4.72%) CSS
6 11 (4.72%) Spring
7 10 (4.29%) WPF
7 10 (4.29%) XML
8 9 (3.86%) Hibernate
9 8 (3.43%) J2EE
9 8 (3.43%) WCF
10 5 (2.15%) EJB
10 5 (2.15%) HTML5
10 5 (2.15%) JSP
10 5 (2.15%) Middleware
11 4 (1.72%) Java EE
11 4 (1.72%) JPA
11 4 (1.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.15%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.15%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.15%) Fintech
4 5 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.15%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.29%) User Experience
5 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.86%) CMDB
6 2 (0.86%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.43%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.30%) Linux
2 21 (9.01%) Windows
3 15 (6.44%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.00%) Android
4 7 (3.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.00%) Unix
5 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.47%) SOA
2 52 (22.32%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (16.74%) Scrum
4 30 (12.88%) TOGAF
5 28 (12.02%) UML
6 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 24 (10.30%) OO
8 22 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (8.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (7.30%) ArchiMate
10 17 (7.30%) CRM
10 17 (7.30%) Software Delivery
11 16 (6.87%) SDLC
12 14 (6.01%) ERP
12 14 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.01%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (6.01%) Unit Testing
12 14 (6.01%) Waterfall
13 13 (5.58%) Data Management
13 13 (5.58%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (30.04%) Java
2 39 (16.74%) SQL
3 30 (12.88%) C#
4 26 (11.16%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.01%) PL/SQL
6 10 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.43%) PHP
8 5 (2.15%) Clojure
8 5 (2.15%) Erlang
8 5 (2.15%) Go
8 5 (2.15%) Haskell
8 5 (2.15%) Scala
9 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.29%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.86%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (3.86%) CCIE
1 9 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (3.86%) CISSP
1 9 (3.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 9 (3.86%) MCSE
1 9 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.00%) Degree
3 2 (0.86%) HND
4 1 (0.43%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.16%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 71 (30.47%) Oracle
2 19 (8.15%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.73%) VMware
4 17 (7.30%) Citrix
5 6 (2.58%) Siebel
6 5 (2.15%) SAP
7 4 (1.72%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.29%) Adobe
8 3 (1.29%) OpenText
8 3 (1.29%) Sybase
9 2 (0.86%) Cisco
9 2 (0.86%) hybris
9 2 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.86%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.43%) Aruba
10 1 (0.43%) BMC
10 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.43%) Rally
10 1 (0.43%) Remedy
10 1 (0.43%) Sencha
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