The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 284 332 311
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 31 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.071% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.077% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 5
Average salary £58,750 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £22,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £46,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
Design Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9866 11683 10984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.89% 92.52% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8405 9848 9615
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 38 (88.37%) Cisco
2 35 (81.40%) Network Design
3 30 (69.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 27 (62.79%) Firewall
5 24 (55.81%) BGP
5 24 (55.81%) F5
6 23 (53.49%) MPLS
7 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
7 14 (32.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 13 (30.23%) Finance
9 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
10 9 (20.93%) Wireless
10 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (18.60%) People Management
11 8 (18.60%) WorldPay
12 7 (16.28%) Change Management
12 7 (16.28%) Blue Coat
12 7 (16.28%) CCNP
12 7 (16.28%) Citrix
12 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (16.28%) LAN
13 6 (13.95%) WAN
13 6 (13.95%) Project Management
13 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
14 5 (11.63%) Infoblox
14 5 (11.63%) CMDB
14 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 5 (11.63%) OSPF
14 5 (11.63%) VPLS
14 5 (11.63%) VoIP

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (4.65%) WebLogic
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 27 (62.79%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) BGP
4 23 (53.49%) MPLS
5 9 (20.93%) Wireless
5 9 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (16.28%) LAN
7 6 (13.95%) WAN
8 5 (11.63%) Broadband
8 5 (11.63%) VoIP
8 5 (11.63%) OSPF
8 5 (11.63%) SSL
8 5 (11.63%) VPLS
9 3 (6.98%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.98%) IPsec
10 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
10 2 (4.65%) SAN
10 2 (4.65%) WLAN
10 2 (4.65%) PBX
10 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle ODI
General
1 14 (32.56%) Telecoms
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (4.65%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) CMDB
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Network Design
2 8 (18.60%) People Management
3 7 (16.28%) Change Management
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Revenue Management
6 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) SOA
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CCNP
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 2 (4.65%) KVM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Cisco
2 24 (55.81%) F5
3 14 (32.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 12 (27.91%) CheckPoint
5 8 (18.60%) WorldPay
6 7 (16.28%) Blue Coat
6 7 (16.28%) Citrix
7 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
8 5 (11.63%) Infoblox
9 4 (9.30%) Oracle
9 4 (9.30%) EMC
9 4 (9.30%) IBM
9 4 (9.30%) NetApp
10 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.98%) VMware
10 3 (6.98%) Juniper
11 2 (4.65%) Aruba
11 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
11 2 (4.65%) Polycom
11 2 (4.65%) BMC