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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 206 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 19 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £41,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £50,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
5412 5407 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.06% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3971 4211
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 13 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Slough - 1 £61,500 -
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 24 (42.86%) Cisco
3 21 (37.50%) Degree
4 16 (28.57%) Internet
5 15 (26.79%) Juniper
5 15 (26.79%) Firewall
6 14 (25.00%) Broadband
6 14 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (25.00%) OSPF
6 14 (25.00%) Validation
6 14 (25.00%) Smartphone
7 13 (23.21%) VPN
7 13 (23.21%) MPLS
8 12 (21.43%) BGP
9 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
9 10 (17.86%) Marketing
10 9 (16.07%) SOAP
10 9 (16.07%) LDAP
10 9 (16.07%) SMTP
10 9 (16.07%) HTTP
10 9 (16.07%) CCNP
10 9 (16.07%) 3G
10 9 (16.07%) SMPP
10 9 (16.07%) Network Design
10 9 (16.07%) IMAP
10 9 (16.07%) SCTP
10 9 (16.07%) Capacity Management
10 9 (16.07%) M3UA
11 8 (14.29%) CCIE
11 8 (14.29%) AutoCAD

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (3.57%) JBoss
1 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 4 (7.14%) Windchill
2 4 (7.14%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) MS Office
4 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) Revit
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Internet
2 15 (26.79%) Firewall
3 14 (25.00%) OSPF
3 14 (25.00%) Broadband
4 13 (23.21%) VPN
4 13 (23.21%) MPLS
5 12 (21.43%) BGP
6 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
7 9 (16.07%) 3G
7 9 (16.07%) SMPP
7 9 (16.07%) SMTP
7 9 (16.07%) HTTP
7 9 (16.07%) LDAP
7 9 (16.07%) IMAP
7 9 (16.07%) SCTP
7 9 (16.07%) M3UA
8 8 (14.29%) LTE
9 7 (12.50%) GGSN
9 7 (12.50%) SGSN
10 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 35 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.86%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) SOAP
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.57%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Validation
2 9 (16.07%) Network Design
2 9 (16.07%) Capacity Management
3 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.71%) CAD
4 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (7.14%) PLM
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Network Management
6 2 (3.57%) SIEM
6 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.57%) Security Architecture
6 2 (3.57%) Service Management
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL
6 2 (3.57%) SOA
6 2 (3.57%) eTOM
7 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) C
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Degree
2 14 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.07%) CCNP
4 8 (14.29%) CCIE
5 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) CCDP
6 3 (5.36%) CCSP
6 3 (5.36%) CCNA
7 2 (3.57%) CCIP
7 2 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (3.57%) CCVP
7 2 (3.57%) CISSP
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.79%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Cisco
2 15 (26.79%) Juniper
3 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.93%) Nokia
4 5 (8.93%) Huawei
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.14%) F5
6 3 (5.36%) Redback
7 2 (3.57%) AlgoSec
7 2 (3.57%) Sun
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Nortel
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.57%) NetApp
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
7 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.57%) Tufin
7 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
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