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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 296 335 317
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.065% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.070% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 32 (84.21%) Cisco
1 32 (84.21%) Network Design
2 26 (68.42%) Data Centre
3 25 (65.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (60.53%) Firewall
5 20 (52.63%) BGP
6 18 (47.37%) MPLS
7 17 (44.74%) Finance
8 16 (42.11%) F5
9 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
10 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
11 11 (28.95%) Change Management
11 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
11 11 (28.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 8 (21.05%) SSL
12 8 (21.05%) Wireless
13 7 (18.42%) Citrix
14 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (15.79%) CCNP
14 6 (15.79%) VPN
14 6 (15.79%) Degree
14 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
15 5 (13.16%) Infoblox
15 5 (13.16%) CMDB
15 5 (13.16%) Project Management
15 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
15 5 (13.16%) LAN
15 5 (13.16%) VoIP
16 4 (10.53%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Cisco Nexus
2 23 (60.53%) Firewall
3 20 (52.63%) BGP
4 18 (47.37%) MPLS
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (21.05%) SSL
6 8 (21.05%) Wireless
7 6 (15.79%) VPN
8 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
8 5 (13.16%) LAN
8 5 (13.16%) VoIP
9 4 (10.53%) WAN
9 4 (10.53%) Broadband
9 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 4 (10.53%) VPLS
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.26%) Network Security
10 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.26%) IPsec
10 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
4 2 (5.26%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 26 (68.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) CMDB
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.26%) VHDL
4 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) Arduino
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Network Design
2 11 (28.95%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Code Coverage
6 1 (2.63%) CAD
6 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) CCNP
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) F5
3 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 11 (28.95%) Blue Coat
5 7 (18.42%) Citrix
6 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
7 5 (13.16%) Infoblox
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
9 2 (5.26%) Avaya
10 1 (2.63%) EMC
10 1 (2.63%) NetApp
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.63%) Symantec