The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 114 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.076% 0.17% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.18% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £51,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1243 1100 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.45% 95.07% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 964 835
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Design Engineer
East of England

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Design Engineer 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 Design Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Design Engineer 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 Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) HSRP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) F5
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £7K Car Allowance + OT (Up to £20K)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £51000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago