The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Design Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Design Engineer
Rank 248 232 255
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 10 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 9
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
Design Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6077 5885 7110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 95.89% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5126 4863 6067
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 £30,000 - 2
Cheshire +23 3 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Manchester -17 1 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 5 (27.78%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (27.78%) Network Design
4 5 (27.78%) RANCID
4 5 (27.78%) Puppet
4 5 (27.78%) SCCM
5 4 (22.22%) SCOM
5 4 (22.22%) Network Management
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) CAD
5 4 (22.22%) Nagios
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) SNMP
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
6 3 (16.67%) IIS
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 3 (16.67%) BGP
6 3 (16.67%) Ericsson
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) CCIE
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (11.11%) AutoCAD
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) CATIA
3 1 (5.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (5.56%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) SNMP
3 3 (16.67%) BGP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) HSRP
3 3 (16.67%) OSPF
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
3 3 (16.67%) VRRP
4 2 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.11%) Junos
4 2 (11.11%) LLU
4 2 (11.11%) MRTG
4 2 (11.11%) TACACS
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.56%) Automotive
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) PKI
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
1 5 (27.78%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) CAD
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
3 3 (16.67%) Network Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Human Factors
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (11.11%) Python
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCIE
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) HNC
2 2 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) vCloud
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) Firmware
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) RANCID
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Nagios
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
3 3 (16.67%) PowerCLI
3 3 (16.67%) vRealize
4 2 (11.11%) Cacti
4 2 (11.11%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) ZyXEL
4 2 (11.11%) ANSYS
4 2 (11.11%) Brocade
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) Foundry
4 2 (11.11%) Huawei
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) Zerto
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) PTC
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