The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 178 175 194
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 39 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 0.91% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.98% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 19
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +17.72%
Design Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5208 5238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.76% 93.13% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3691 4013 4379
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading +4 23 £60,250 +14.76% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Slough - 2 - - 1
Newbury +8 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 70 (65.42%) Telecoms
2 52 (48.60%) Cisco
3 51 (47.66%) Firewall
4 50 (46.73%) Internet
5 46 (42.99%) OSPF
6 44 (41.12%) Broadband
6 44 (41.12%) Smartphone
7 41 (38.32%) SNMP
8 40 (37.38%) Validation
9 38 (35.51%) MPLS
10 37 (34.58%) BGP
11 34 (31.78%) Juniper
12 33 (30.84%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (28.97%) VoIP
13 31 (28.97%) Network Management
14 28 (26.17%) LTE
15 27 (25.23%) Retail
16 26 (24.30%) Billing
16 26 (24.30%) Capacity Management
17 21 (19.63%) Network Design
18 20 (18.69%) VPN
18 20 (18.69%) 3G
18 20 (18.69%) Huawei
19 16 (14.95%) Degree
19 16 (14.95%) Load Balancing
20 15 (14.02%) IPsec
20 15 (14.02%) F5
21 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
22 12 (11.21%) Marketing
23 11 (10.28%) GGSN

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) AutoCAD
1 4 (3.74%) Windchill
1 4 (3.74%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (47.66%) Firewall
2 50 (46.73%) Internet
3 46 (42.99%) OSPF
4 44 (41.12%) Broadband
5 41 (38.32%) SNMP
6 38 (35.51%) MPLS
7 37 (34.58%) BGP
8 33 (30.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (28.97%) VoIP
10 28 (26.17%) LTE
11 20 (18.69%) VPN
11 20 (18.69%) 3G
12 15 (14.02%) IPsec
13 11 (10.28%) Network Security
13 11 (10.28%) GGSN
13 11 (10.28%) SGSN
14 10 (9.35%) DNS
15 9 (8.41%) TCP/IP
15 9 (8.41%) SMTP
15 9 (8.41%) HTTP
General
1 70 (65.42%) Telecoms
2 27 (25.23%) Retail
3 26 (24.30%) Billing
4 12 (11.21%) Marketing
5 2 (1.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.41%) SOAP
2 6 (5.61%) .NET
3 4 (3.74%) Web Services
3 4 (3.74%) XML
4 2 (1.87%) XSLT
4 2 (1.87%) Ajax
4 2 (1.87%) jQuery
4 2 (1.87%) Ext JS
4 2 (1.87%) HTML5
4 2 (1.87%) CSS3
4 2 (1.87%) Classic ASP
4 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.87%) CSS
4 2 (1.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (41.12%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) RIA
4 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.87%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Solaris
2 2 (1.87%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (37.38%) Validation
2 31 (28.97%) Network Management
3 26 (24.30%) Capacity Management
4 21 (19.63%) Network Design
5 16 (14.95%) Load Balancing
6 10 (9.35%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (9.35%) Demand Forecasting
7 5 (4.67%) CAD
8 4 (3.74%) OO
8 4 (3.74%) PLM
9 3 (2.80%) ITIL
10 2 (1.87%) Security Architecture
10 2 (1.87%) SIEM
10 2 (1.87%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.87%) eTOM
10 2 (1.87%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (1.87%) Time Management
10 2 (1.87%) Performance Management
10 2 (1.87%) SOA
10 2 (1.87%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.74%) C#
1 4 (3.74%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) C
2 2 (1.87%) Java
2 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Degree
2 13 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
4 8 (7.48%) CCIE
5 7 (6.54%) CCNP
6 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.80%) CCDP
8 2 (1.87%) CISSP
8 2 (1.87%) CCSP
8 2 (1.87%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.93%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.93%) CCIP
9 1 (0.93%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (48.60%) Cisco
2 34 (31.78%) Juniper
3 20 (18.69%) Huawei
4 15 (14.02%) F5
5 10 (9.35%) Nokia
6 9 (8.41%) Fortinet
7 8 (7.48%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.61%) EMC
8 6 (5.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 4 (3.74%) Redback
10 3 (2.80%) Radware
10 3 (2.80%) Ericsson
10 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.87%) Sun
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle
11 2 (1.87%) NetApp
11 2 (1.87%) Citrix
11 2 (1.87%) VMware
11 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.87%) JBoss
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