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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 623 644 664
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 248 239 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 189 179 151
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Design Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95668 99324 96326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 79169 81086 81446
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in England

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Design Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
London +55 85 £61,500 +36.66% 7
South East -35 61 £50,000 +17.64% 20
East of England +7 26 £41,500 -7.77% 8
East Midlands +30 22 £40,000 -5.88% 5
North West +11 18 £39,000 +6.84% 4
South West -14 15 £37,500 +3.44% 14
West Midlands -52 9 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Yorkshire +8 8 £35,000 -39.13% 4
North East -4 2 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 124 (27.68%) Degree
2 122 (27.23%) Cisco
3 108 (24.11%) Network Design
4 101 (22.54%) Electronics
5 83 (18.53%) Windows
6 80 (17.86%) C
7 79 (17.63%) BGP
8 78 (17.41%) Firewall
9 73 (16.29%) Telecoms
10 67 (14.96%) EMC
11 66 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
12 64 (14.29%) CCNP
13 55 (12.28%) Microsoft
14 54 (12.05%) HND
15 53 (11.83%) MPLS
16 52 (11.61%) OSPF
16 52 (11.61%) Citrix
17 51 (11.38%) HNC
18 49 (10.94%) Manufacturing
18 49 (10.94%) F5
19 48 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
19 48 (10.71%) Finance
20 47 (10.49%) AutoCAD
21 45 (10.04%) VMware
22 44 (9.82%) CAD
23 43 (9.60%) Linux
23 43 (9.60%) Firmware
24 42 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
25 39 (8.71%) DNS
25 39 (8.71%) WAN

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 10 (2.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.01%) Lync
3 5 (1.12%) CMS
3 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (0.89%) IIS
4 4 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.67%) Apache
5 3 (0.67%) Kinematics
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.45%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.45%) Node.js
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.22%) WinCC
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 47 (10.49%) AutoCAD
2 26 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 15 (3.35%) MS Office
4 10 (2.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 6 (1.34%) CATIA
6 4 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.89%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.67%) MS Project
7 3 (0.67%) Maya
7 3 (0.67%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.22%) Simulink
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.45%) Documaker
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.45%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (17.63%) BGP
2 78 (17.41%) Firewall
3 53 (11.83%) MPLS
4 52 (11.61%) OSPF
5 48 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 39 (8.71%) DNS
6 39 (8.71%) WAN
7 31 (6.92%) LAN
8 29 (6.47%) TCP/IP
8 29 (6.47%) Wireless
9 26 (5.80%) IPsec
10 23 (5.13%) HTTP
11 22 (4.91%) VPN
11 22 (4.91%) EIGRP
12 21 (4.69%) SSL
12 21 (4.69%) Network Security
13 20 (4.46%) DHCP
13 20 (4.46%) Ethernet
14 18 (4.02%) VoIP
15 17 (3.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.12%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.12%) NoSQL
2 5 (1.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.45%) CouchDB
4 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.45%) Couchbase
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.67%) Subversion
2 3 (0.67%) JUnit
3 2 (0.45%) CodeWarrior
3 2 (0.45%) JIRA
3 2 (0.45%) Selenium
3 2 (0.45%) EasyMock
3 2 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.45%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.22%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.22%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.22%) Maven
General
1 101 (22.54%) Electronics
2 73 (16.29%) Telecoms
3 49 (10.94%) Manufacturing
4 48 (10.71%) Finance
5 33 (7.37%) Automotive
6 13 (2.90%) Aerospace
7 10 (2.23%) Games
7 10 (2.23%) Banking
8 9 (2.01%) Military
9 8 (1.79%) Legal
10 5 (1.12%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.12%) Avionics
11 4 (0.89%) Advertising
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Marketing
12 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.22%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Retail
13 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.35%) HTML
2 10 (2.23%) Web Services
2 10 (2.23%) Silverlight
3 7 (1.56%) OpenCL
4 6 (1.34%) jQuery
5 5 (1.12%) HTML5
6 4 (0.89%) Ajax
7 3 (0.67%) Flash
7 3 (0.67%) J2EE
7 3 (0.67%) FreeSWITCH
8 2 (0.45%) REST
8 2 (0.45%) Protocol Buffers
8 2 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.45%) WCF
8 2 (0.45%) WPF
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.45%) Spring
8 2 (0.45%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.45%) MFC
8 2 (0.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 34 (7.59%) VHDL
3 29 (6.47%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (4.46%) Clustering
5 17 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.90%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.23%) Over-the-Top Content
7 10 (2.23%) Telematics
7 10 (2.23%) IPTV
7 10 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.01%) iDTV
8 9 (2.01%) BBC
9 7 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.34%) Verilog
11 5 (1.12%) SCORM
11 5 (1.12%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.12%) CMDB
11 5 (1.12%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 83 (18.53%) Windows
2 43 (9.60%) Linux
3 33 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (5.58%) UNIX
6 22 (4.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (4.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 19 (4.24%) Windows 7
9 18 (4.02%) Windows XP
10 17 (3.79%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.34%) Android
13 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 5 (1.12%) VMS
14 3 (0.67%) AIX
14 3 (0.67%) Solaris
15 2 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (24.11%) Network Design
2 44 (9.82%) CAD
3 37 (8.26%) Validation
4 32 (7.14%) Project Management
5 27 (6.03%) Load Balancing
6 26 (5.80%) Software Engineering
6 26 (5.80%) Signal Processing
7 24 (5.36%) Change Management
8 23 (5.13%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.79%) TOGAF
10 16 (3.57%) Line Management
11 15 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (3.35%) ITIL
12 14 (3.13%) Security Architecture
13 13 (2.90%) Digital Signal Processing
14 11 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (2.23%) PRINCE2
16 8 (1.79%) SOA
16 8 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 80 (17.86%) C
2 39 (8.71%) C++
3 27 (6.03%) Embedded C
4 21 (4.69%) SQL
5 19 (4.24%) Assembly Language
6 16 (3.57%) Perl
7 13 (2.90%) VB
7 13 (2.90%) Python
8 11 (2.46%) Java
9 10 (2.23%) Embedded C++
10 9 (2.01%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.12%) VBScript
13 4 (0.89%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.67%) R
14 3 (0.67%) C#
14 3 (0.67%) Tcl
15 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.45%) Scala
16 1 (0.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 124 (27.68%) Degree
2 66 (14.73%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (14.29%) CCNP
4 54 (12.05%) HND
5 51 (11.38%) HNC
6 33 (7.37%) Security Cleared
7 29 (6.47%) SC Cleared
8 22 (4.91%) DV Cleared
9 21 (4.69%) CCNA
10 18 (4.02%) MCSE
10 18 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (3.35%) PhD
12 12 (2.68%) CCIE
13 7 (1.56%) CCDA
13 7 (1.56%) CCDP
14 5 (1.12%) JNCIP
15 3 (0.67%) Chartered Engineer
15 3 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.67%) CCSP
16 2 (0.45%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.13%) ISO 9001
2 11 (2.46%) QA
3 8 (1.79%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 43 (9.60%) Firmware
2 42 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (6.47%) Active Directory
4 26 (5.80%) XenApp
5 11 (2.46%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.56%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.56%) vSphere
7 5 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.45%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.45%) KVM
10 2 (0.45%) XenServer
11 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.67%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.45%) Puppet
2 2 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.45%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.45%) Nagios
2 2 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.22%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 122 (27.23%) Cisco
2 67 (14.96%) EMC
3 55 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 52 (11.61%) Citrix
5 49 (10.94%) F5
6 45 (10.04%) VMware
7 33 (7.37%) HP
8 25 (5.58%) CheckPoint
9 24 (5.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 16 (3.57%) SolidWorks
11 15 (3.35%) Xilinx
11 15 (3.35%) Avaya
12 14 (3.13%) Juniper
12 14 (3.13%) Oracle
13 13 (2.90%) Mentor Graphics
13 13 (2.90%) Atmel
14 12 (2.68%) Altera
15 10 (2.23%) Freescale
15 10 (2.23%) Fujitsu
15 10 (2.23%) Akamai
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 6 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derbyshire
Premier Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Premier Engineering
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 to 25,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 28 days holiday!
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Premier IT
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 15% bonus; benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago