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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 661 667 636
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 206 197 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 164 141 194
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
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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
South East +26 92 £47,500 +11.76% 18
London +13 27 £57,500 +24.32% 5
East of England -36 22 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Midlands +8 17 £35,000 +21.73% 2
North West +5 15 £45,000 +21.62% 8
East Midlands +32 13 £40,000 - 9
South West -8 11 £37,500 - 23
North East - 10 £45,000 -
Midlands -6 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Design Engineer
UK

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 149 (35.90%) Degree
2 87 (20.96%) Cisco
3 75 (18.07%) Electronics
4 67 (16.14%) Firewall
5 66 (15.90%) C
6 65 (15.66%) Network Design
7 64 (15.42%) Windows
7 64 (15.42%) Telecoms
7 64 (15.42%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (14.70%) HND
8 61 (14.70%) CAD
9 55 (13.25%) Manufacturing
10 54 (13.01%) HNC
10 54 (13.01%) Microsoft
11 51 (12.29%) EMC
11 51 (12.29%) AutoCAD
12 50 (12.05%) CCNP
13 48 (11.57%) OSPF
14 47 (11.33%) BGP
14 47 (11.33%) Juniper
15 45 (10.84%) VMware
16 43 (10.36%) TCP/IP
17 42 (10.12%) MPLS
18 41 (9.88%) Citrix
18 41 (9.88%) Security Cleared
19 39 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (8.92%) Validation
20 37 (8.92%) Internet
21 36 (8.67%) Linux
22 35 (8.43%) HP

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (2.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.93%) IIS
3 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.20%) CMS
5 3 (0.72%) Kinematics
6 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.24%) Confluence
7 1 (0.24%) Lync
Applications
1 51 (12.29%) AutoCAD
2 24 (5.78%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.13%) MS Office
4 8 (1.93%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 6 (1.45%) CATIA
6 5 (1.20%) CorelDRAW
7 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.96%) MS Project
7 4 (0.96%) Windchill
8 3 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.72%) Maya
8 3 (0.72%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.24%) NASTRAN
9 1 (0.24%) Revit
9 1 (0.24%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.96%) SaaS
2 4 (0.96%) IaaS
3 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.72%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (16.14%) Firewall
2 48 (11.57%) OSPF
3 47 (11.33%) BGP
4 43 (10.36%) TCP/IP
5 42 (10.12%) MPLS
6 37 (8.92%) Internet
7 33 (7.95%) WAN
7 33 (7.95%) Wireless
7 33 (7.95%) Network Security
8 28 (6.75%) VPN
8 28 (6.75%) DNS
9 27 (6.51%) LAN
10 26 (6.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 24 (5.78%) Ethernet
12 22 (5.30%) DHCP
13 21 (5.06%) VoIP
14 19 (4.58%) 3G
15 16 (3.86%) Broadband
16 13 (3.13%) SNMP
17 12 (2.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
2 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (1.20%) Oracle Database
2 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.72%) LabVIEW
2 3 (0.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) JIRA
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.24%) RequisitePro
General
1 75 (18.07%) Electronics
2 64 (15.42%) Telecoms
3 55 (13.25%) Manufacturing
4 28 (6.75%) Finance
5 15 (3.61%) Automotive
5 15 (3.61%) Marketing
6 9 (2.17%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.93%) Military
8 5 (1.20%) Retail
8 5 (1.20%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.96%) Banking
9 4 (0.96%) Games
10 3 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Advertising
11 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.65%) SOAP
1 11 (2.65%) Web Services
2 8 (1.93%) HTML
2 8 (1.93%) HTML5
3 5 (1.20%) OpenCL
4 4 (0.96%) Qt
4 4 (0.96%) .NET
5 3 (0.72%) COM
5 3 (0.72%) XML
5 3 (0.72%) Flash
6 2 (0.48%) POSIX
6 2 (0.48%) Middleware
6 2 (0.48%) CSS
6 2 (0.48%) WCF
6 2 (0.48%) WPF
6 2 (0.48%) jQuery
6 2 (0.48%) Ext JS
6 2 (0.48%) GTK+
6 2 (0.48%) FreeSWITCH
6 2 (0.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (6.02%) Clustering
3 22 (5.30%) VHDL
4 21 (5.06%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.37%) Smartphone
7 13 (3.13%) iDTV
7 13 (3.13%) BBC
8 9 (2.17%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.69%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.45%) Verilog
10 6 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.20%) Learning Management System
11 5 (1.20%) SCORM
11 5 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (0.96%) Telematics
12 4 (0.96%) Robotics
13 3 (0.72%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 64 (15.42%) Windows
2 36 (8.67%) Linux
3 32 (7.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (7.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (4.82%) Windows XP
6 20 (4.82%) Windows 2000 Server
6 20 (4.82%) Windows 8
6 20 (4.82%) Windows 7
7 13 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.93%) Solaris
9 6 (1.45%) AIX
10 5 (1.20%) UNIX
10 5 (1.20%) VMS
10 5 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.48%) Android
11 2 (0.48%) uClinux
12 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.66%) Network Design
2 61 (14.70%) CAD
3 37 (8.92%) Validation
4 27 (6.51%) Service Delivery
4 27 (6.51%) Load Balancing
5 26 (6.27%) Project Management
6 24 (5.78%) Change Management
7 20 (4.82%) TOGAF
8 18 (4.34%) ITIL
8 18 (4.34%) Signal Processing
9 17 (4.10%) Network Management
10 16 (3.86%) Software Engineering
10 16 (3.86%) Service Management
11 15 (3.61%) Line Management
12 14 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (3.37%) Security Architecture
13 13 (3.13%) Capacity Management
14 12 (2.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (2.41%) Risk Assessment
15 10 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (15.90%) C
2 26 (6.27%) SQL
3 22 (5.30%) C++
4 19 (4.58%) Embedded C
5 13 (3.13%) Perl
6 12 (2.89%) Assembly Language
7 9 (2.17%) C#
8 8 (1.93%) Python
9 6 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.45%) VBScript
10 5 (1.20%) VB
10 5 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.96%) Java
12 3 (0.72%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.72%) Tcl
13 2 (0.48%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.48%) Scala
13 2 (0.48%) R
14 1 (0.24%) C-shell
14 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 149 (35.90%) Degree
2 64 (15.42%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (14.70%) HND
4 54 (13.01%) HNC
5 50 (12.05%) CCNP
6 41 (9.88%) Security Cleared
7 35 (8.43%) SC Cleared
8 30 (7.23%) CCIE
9 22 (5.30%) DV Cleared
10 21 (5.06%) CCDP
11 20 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (4.82%) MCSE
12 15 (3.61%) CCNA
13 14 (3.37%) PhD
14 13 (3.13%) CCIP
15 12 (2.89%) JNCIE
16 7 (1.69%) JNCIP
17 5 (1.20%) CCSP
17 5 (1.20%) CISSP
17 5 (1.20%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.86%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.41%) QA
3 4 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 39 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 28 (6.75%) XenApp
4 24 (5.78%) Firmware
5 6 (1.45%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.48%) KVM
9 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (0.48%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (0.48%) HP NNM
3 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 87 (20.96%) Cisco
2 54 (13.01%) Microsoft
3 51 (12.29%) EMC
4 47 (11.33%) Juniper
5 45 (10.84%) VMware
6 41 (9.88%) Citrix
7 35 (8.43%) HP
8 29 (6.99%) F5
9 23 (5.54%) SolidWorks
10 21 (5.06%) CheckPoint
11 14 (3.37%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.13%) Oracle
13 12 (2.89%) Autodesk
14 11 (2.65%) Avaya
15 10 (2.41%) Redback
16 9 (2.17%) NetApp
16 9 (2.17%) Sun
16 9 (2.17%) Fortinet
17 8 (1.93%) 3PAR
17 8 (1.93%) IBM
Taunton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago