The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Designer
Rank 841 846 873
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Designer 39 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.031% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.032% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 20
Average salary £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,189 £45,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Trend

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

Technical Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Designer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Technical Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Designer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England +3 38 £50,000 -6.54% 4
South West - 25 £50,000 - 2
Swindon - 19 £50,000 - 2
Wiltshire - 19 £50,000 - 2
West Yorkshire 0 4 £50,000 -6.54%
Leeds -5 4 £50,000 -6.54%
Yorkshire -18 4 £50,000 -6.54%
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 - 1
North West - 3 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £45,000 -
Somerset - 3 £60,000 -
Bath - 3 £60,000 -
Kettering - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -15 2 £52,500 - 1
Bristol - 2 £59,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £32,500 -
Berkshire +7 1 £48,500 -7.61%
South East -16 1 £48,500 -3.00%
South Wales - 1 £48,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -
Reading - 1 £48,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £48,500 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £45,000 -
Wales - 1 £48,500 -

Technical Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title.

1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 19 (31.67%) VMware
3 18 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (28.33%) Linux
4 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (26.67%) Citrix
6 15 (25.00%) Oracle
6 15 (25.00%) SAN
6 15 (25.00%) Clustering
6 15 (25.00%) XenApp
6 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (21.67%) .NET
8 13 (21.67%) NetApp
8 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (20.00%) Java
9 12 (20.00%) MS Office
9 12 (20.00%) UNIX
9 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 12 (20.00%) CommVault
9 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (20.00%) AppSense
9 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Technical Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 12 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.33%) GemFire
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) SAN
2 12 (20.00%) NAS
3 4 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (5.00%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
5 2 (3.33%) Wireless
5 2 (3.33%) Network Security
5 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.67%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 11 (18.33%) General Ledger
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) EJB
4 2 (3.33%) JSP
4 2 (3.33%) Servlets
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.33%) Spring
5 1 (1.67%) Java EE
5 1 (1.67%) JSON
5 1 (1.67%) WPF
5 1 (1.67%) Java EE 5
5 1 (1.67%) JPA
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.67%) JMS
5 1 (1.67%) WSDL
5 1 (1.67%) Middleware
5 1 (1.67%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.33%) PMI
5 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Linux
3 14 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (20.00%) UNIX
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (23.33%) Systems Analysis
5 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.00%) Change Control
7 11 (18.33%) Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) UML
9 7 (11.67%) ITIL
9 7 (11.67%) Project Management
9 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.00%) CRM
10 6 (10.00%) TOGAF
11 5 (8.33%) Information Management
11 5 (8.33%) Wealth Management
11 5 (8.33%) SOA
12 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.00%) Java
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) MCSE
3 3 (5.00%) MCSA
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CITP
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) COBIT
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Active Directory
1 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.00%) XenApp
3 12 (20.00%) XenServer
4 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.67%) VMware
3 16 (26.67%) Citrix
4 15 (25.00%) Oracle
5 13 (21.67%) NetApp
6 12 (20.00%) CommVault
6 12 (20.00%) AppSense
7 11 (18.33%) Hyperion
7 11 (18.33%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco
10 1 (1.67%) EMC
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
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