The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior 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
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 114 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 26 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.24% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +11.11%
Senior Design Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2306 2113 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.65% 93.87% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1678 1601
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Design Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title.

1 58 (87.88%) Telecoms
2 48 (72.73%) Internet
3 46 (69.70%) Broadband
3 46 (69.70%) Smartphone
4 45 (68.18%) Cisco
4 45 (68.18%) OSPF
5 43 (65.15%) Firewall
5 43 (65.15%) SNMP
6 38 (57.58%) BGP
6 38 (57.58%) MPLS
7 34 (51.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (50.00%) Network Management
8 33 (50.00%) VoIP
9 29 (43.94%) Validation
10 28 (42.42%) Retail
10 28 (42.42%) Billing
11 26 (39.39%) Juniper
12 21 (31.82%) LTE
13 20 (30.30%) Capacity Management
14 15 (22.73%) Load Balancing
14 15 (22.73%) Huawei
15 14 (21.21%) IPsec
15 14 (21.21%) VPN
15 14 (21.21%) F5
16 12 (18.18%) DNS
16 12 (18.18%) 3G
17 11 (16.67%) Degree
18 10 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
18 10 (15.15%) Network Design
18 10 (15.15%) Demand Forecasting

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 48 (72.73%) Internet
2 46 (69.70%) Broadband
3 45 (68.18%) OSPF
4 43 (65.15%) SNMP
4 43 (65.15%) Firewall
5 38 (57.58%) BGP
5 38 (57.58%) MPLS
6 34 (51.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 33 (50.00%) VoIP
8 21 (31.82%) LTE
9 14 (21.21%) IPsec
9 14 (21.21%) VPN
10 12 (18.18%) DNS
10 12 (18.18%) 3G
11 9 (13.64%) LDAP
11 9 (13.64%) SMPP
11 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
11 9 (13.64%) SMTP
11 9 (13.64%) HTTP
11 9 (13.64%) Network Security
General
1 58 (87.88%) Telecoms
2 28 (42.42%) Retail
2 28 (42.42%) Billing
3 9 (13.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (69.70%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.03%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Network Management
2 29 (43.94%) Validation
3 20 (30.30%) Capacity Management
4 15 (22.73%) Load Balancing
5 10 (15.15%) Demand Forecasting
5 10 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (15.15%) Network Design
6 2 (3.03%) eTOM
6 2 (3.03%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 2 (3.03%) CCDP
4 2 (3.03%) CISSP
4 2 (3.03%) CCIE
4 2 (3.03%) CCSP
4 2 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Cisco
2 26 (39.39%) Juniper
3 15 (22.73%) Huawei
4 14 (21.21%) F5
5 9 (13.64%) Fortinet
6 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (4.55%) Nokia
8 2 (3.03%) Tufin
8 2 (3.03%) AlgoSec