The median annual salary for a Solutions Designer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Solution Designer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 812 849
Rank change year-on-year +58 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 90 106 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.11% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 86
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £45,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £74,000 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +28.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Solutions Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Solutions Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Designer in England

Solutions Designer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Solutions Designer in England

Solutions Designer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Designer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Solutions Designer in England

Solutions Designer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South East +56 41 £60,000 -11.11% 5
East of England +29 17 £67,500 +50.00%
London +58 12 £67,500 +1.88%
West Midlands +30 6 £55,000 -15.38%
North West -6 6 £42,500 -33.33%
Yorkshire +24 4 £65,000 -
South West +28 3 £32,500 -27.77%
East Midlands -3 3 £51,900 -1.14%
North East - 1 £67,500 -
Solutions Designer
UK

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the England region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 75 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.84%) IT Strategy
3 38 (22.22%) Oracle
4 36 (21.05%) Java
4 36 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 34 (19.88%) SOA
6 31 (18.13%) Scrum
7 30 (17.54%) Telecoms
8 25 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (14.04%) Mentoring
9 24 (14.04%) Waterfall
9 24 (14.04%) J2EE
10 21 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
11 20 (11.70%) Systems Analysis
11 20 (11.70%) Technical Architecture
11 20 (11.70%) UML
11 20 (11.70%) Middleware
12 19 (11.11%) SQL
12 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (10.53%) Tomcat
14 17 (9.94%) JBoss
14 17 (9.94%) Finance
14 17 (9.94%) Data Architecture
15 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (9.36%) Coaching
15 16 (9.36%) Risk Assessment
16 14 (8.19%) Banking
16 14 (8.19%) Automated Testing
16 14 (8.19%) Web Services
16 14 (8.19%) ETL

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.94%) JBoss
3 13 (7.60%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.34%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.75%) WildFly
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.34%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.17%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) LAN
1 8 (4.68%) VoIP
1 8 (4.68%) WAN
2 3 (1.75%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.17%) LLU
3 2 (1.17%) SAN
3 2 (1.17%) Wireless
4 1 (0.58%) DHCP
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) MVNO
4 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (1.75%) Big Data
2 3 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (8.19%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 17 (9.94%) Finance
3 14 (8.19%) Banking
4 11 (6.43%) Billing
5 9 (5.26%) Back Office
5 9 (5.26%) Marketing
6 7 (4.09%) Front Office
6 7 (4.09%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.04%) J2EE
2 20 (11.70%) Middleware
3 14 (8.19%) Web Services
4 9 (5.26%) .NET
4 9 (5.26%) JMS
4 9 (5.26%) XML
5 7 (4.09%) EJB
5 7 (4.09%) Hibernate
5 7 (4.09%) JDBC
5 7 (4.09%) JPA
5 7 (4.09%) Servlets
5 7 (4.09%) Spring
6 5 (2.92%) Dojo
6 5 (2.92%) DOM
6 5 (2.92%) jQuery
6 5 (2.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.34%) JRules
7 4 (2.34%) SOAP
7 4 (2.34%) WSDL
8 3 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.60%) User Experience
3 5 (2.92%) Client/Server
3 5 (2.92%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.17%) Clustering
6 2 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.17%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (1.17%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Fintech
7 1 (0.58%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.17%) Linux
2 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.84%) IT Strategy
3 36 (21.05%) TOGAF
4 34 (19.88%) SOA
5 31 (18.13%) Scrum
6 24 (14.04%) Mentoring
6 24 (14.04%) Waterfall
7 21 (12.28%) Translating Business Requirements
8 20 (11.70%) Systems Analysis
8 20 (11.70%) Technical Architecture
8 20 (11.70%) UML
9 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (9.94%) Data Architecture
11 16 (9.36%) Coaching
11 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (9.36%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (8.19%) Automated Testing
12 14 (8.19%) ETL
13 12 (7.02%) Analytics
13 12 (7.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.05%) Java
2 19 (11.11%) SQL
3 12 (7.02%) C#
4 6 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.92%) C++
6 2 (1.17%) XQuery
7 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.34%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.58%) CCDP
4 1 (0.58%) CCIE
4 1 (0.58%) CCNA
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.58%) MiFID
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (1.17%) SCCM
2 2 (1.17%) SCOM
2 2 (1.17%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) Oracle
2 11 (6.43%) IBM
2 11 (6.43%) TIBCO
3 10 (5.85%) Informatica
3 10 (5.85%) Pega
3 10 (5.85%) TSYS
4 8 (4.68%) HP
4 8 (4.68%) Sybase
5 6 (3.51%) hybris
5 6 (3.51%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.92%) webMethods
7 4 (2.34%) SAP
8 3 (1.75%) Cisco
9 2 (1.17%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.17%) CommVault
9 2 (1.17%) EMC
9 2 (1.17%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.17%) Remedy
9 2 (1.17%) VMware
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