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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 204 172 192
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 26 61 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.43% 1.04% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.12% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 23
Average salary £39,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £46,050 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
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
5550 5455 5132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 93.03% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3814 4141 4209
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Reading -25 12 £37,250 -21.57% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Slough - 2 - - 1
Newbury +3 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
2 35 (43.75%) Validation
3 31 (38.75%) Cisco
4 30 (37.50%) Firewall
5 29 (36.25%) Internet
6 26 (32.50%) Juniper
7 25 (31.25%) OSPF
8 23 (28.75%) Broadband
8 23 (28.75%) Smartphone
9 22 (27.50%) Capacity Management
10 20 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (25.00%) MPLS
10 20 (25.00%) SNMP
11 19 (23.75%) BGP
12 18 (22.50%) Degree
13 17 (21.25%) VPN
13 17 (21.25%) Huawei
14 16 (20.00%) 3G
14 16 (20.00%) Load Balancing
14 16 (20.00%) LTE
15 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (15.00%) IPsec
16 12 (15.00%) Marketing
16 12 (15.00%) Network Design
16 12 (15.00%) F5
17 11 (13.75%) GGSN
17 11 (13.75%) SGSN
17 11 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
18 10 (12.50%) VoIP
18 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) AutoCAD
2 4 (5.00%) Windchill
2 4 (5.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.25%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.25%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) Firewall
2 29 (36.25%) Internet
3 25 (31.25%) OSPF
4 23 (28.75%) Broadband
5 20 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 20 (25.00%) MPLS
5 20 (25.00%) SNMP
6 19 (23.75%) BGP
7 17 (21.25%) VPN
8 16 (20.00%) 3G
8 16 (20.00%) LTE
9 12 (15.00%) IPsec
10 11 (13.75%) GGSN
10 11 (13.75%) SGSN
11 10 (12.50%) VoIP
12 9 (11.25%) M3UA
12 9 (11.25%) SCTP
12 9 (11.25%) IMAP
12 9 (11.25%) LDAP
12 9 (11.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 49 (61.25%) Telecoms
2 12 (15.00%) Marketing
3 6 (7.50%) Retail
4 5 (6.25%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) SOAP
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 4 (5.00%) Web Services
3 4 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (2.50%) HTML5
4 2 (2.50%) jQuery
4 2 (2.50%) Ext JS
4 2 (2.50%) CSS3
4 2 (2.50%) Ajax
4 2 (2.50%) CSS
4 2 (2.50%) Classic ASP
4 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.50%) XSLT
4 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (1.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Smartphone
2 4 (5.00%) RIA
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.50%) SecurID
3 2 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.50%) Solaris
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Validation
2 22 (27.50%) Capacity Management
3 16 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 12 (15.00%) Network Design
5 11 (13.75%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (12.50%) Network Management
6 10 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
7 6 (7.50%) CAD
8 4 (5.00%) PLM
8 4 (5.00%) OO
9 3 (3.75%) Project Management
9 3 (3.75%) ITIL
10 2 (2.50%) Security Architecture
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.50%) SIEM
10 2 (2.50%) Service Management
10 2 (2.50%) Scrum
10 2 (2.50%) eTOM
10 2 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) C#
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C
2 2 (2.50%) Java
2 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.00%) CCIE
5 7 (8.75%) CCNP
6 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) CCDP
8 2 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.50%) CCSP
8 2 (2.50%) CISSP
9 1 (1.25%) CCIP
9 1 (1.25%) CCNA
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.25%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.25%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (38.75%) Cisco
2 26 (32.50%) Juniper
3 17 (21.25%) Huawei
4 12 (15.00%) F5
5 8 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.50%) Fortinet
6 6 (7.50%) Nokia
7 4 (5.00%) Redback
7 4 (5.00%) EMC
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.75%) Radware
9 2 (2.50%) Tufin
9 2 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (2.50%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.50%) AlgoSec
9 2 (2.50%) VMware
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle
9 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.50%) Ericsson
9 2 (2.50%) NetApp
Slough
Huxley Associates
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 20 days ago