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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 323 313 330
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.025% 0.076% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.082% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £61,250 £64,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -10.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £57,500 £48,400
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £68,250 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +18.98%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) VBScript
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
2 2 (22.22%) IPsec
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DWDM
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SDH
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Junos
3 1 (11.11%) FCoE
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
2 1 (11.11%) System Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) VBScript
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
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