The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank - 104 89
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.22% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £47,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year
+42.10% -11.21%
Solutions Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1281 1327 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.16% 98.22% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1136 868
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Solutions Designer Salary Trend in Wales

Solutions Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Resilience Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Resilience Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Server Building
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Firmware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware