The table below looks at the statistics for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 340 352 358
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 103 87 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.40% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 67
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21093 20797 22222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.10% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16614 17166 18964
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Design Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Design Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(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
Berkshire -18 50 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire -1 14 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £52,500 +2.94% 4
Surrey -5 11 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Oxfordshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex -14 6 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Kent - 6 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex -26 2 £72,500 +123.07%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 88 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 86 (37.23%) Cisco
3 57 (24.68%) Firewall
3 57 (24.68%) OSPF
4 56 (24.24%) Internet
5 54 (23.38%) Degree
6 52 (22.51%) Validation
7 50 (21.65%) VoIP
8 49 (21.21%) SNMP
8 49 (21.21%) MPLS
9 48 (20.78%) BGP
9 48 (20.78%) Broadband
9 48 (20.78%) Network Design
9 48 (20.78%) Smartphone
10 44 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 43 (18.61%) Juniper
12 39 (16.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 36 (15.58%) Retail
14 35 (15.15%) Network Management
15 32 (13.85%) Capacity Management
15 32 (13.85%) LTE
15 32 (13.85%) Electronics
16 30 (12.99%) TCP/IP
16 30 (12.99%) Billing
17 28 (12.12%) 3G
18 27 (11.69%) Network Security
19 26 (11.26%) CCIE
20 25 (10.82%) DNS
20 25 (10.82%) LAN
21 24 (10.39%) Windows

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.43%) Lync
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (5.63%) AutoCAD
2 10 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.46%) MS Office
3 8 (3.46%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 7 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.73%) Windchill
6 3 (1.30%) CATIA
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) MS Project
7 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (24.68%) OSPF
1 57 (24.68%) Firewall
2 56 (24.24%) Internet
3 50 (21.65%) VoIP
4 49 (21.21%) SNMP
4 49 (21.21%) MPLS
5 48 (20.78%) Broadband
5 48 (20.78%) BGP
6 39 (16.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 32 (13.85%) LTE
8 30 (12.99%) TCP/IP
9 28 (12.12%) 3G
10 27 (11.69%) Network Security
11 25 (10.82%) DNS
11 25 (10.82%) LAN
12 17 (7.36%) VPN
12 17 (7.36%) Wireless
13 15 (6.49%) VLAN
14 14 (6.06%) IPsec
15 12 (5.19%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 36 (15.58%) Retail
3 32 (13.85%) Electronics
4 30 (12.99%) Billing
5 12 (5.19%) Marketing
6 11 (4.76%) Aerospace
7 10 (4.33%) Manufacturing
8 9 (3.90%) Automotive
9 4 (1.73%) Finance
10 2 (0.87%) Publishing
10 2 (0.87%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) Avionics
11 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.76%) SOAP
2 7 (3.03%) .NET
3 6 (2.60%) Web Services
4 5 (2.16%) XML
5 4 (1.73%) HTML
5 4 (1.73%) HTML5
6 3 (1.30%) jQuery
6 3 (1.30%) Ext JS
6 3 (1.30%) CSS
6 3 (1.30%) CSS3
7 2 (0.87%) WPF
7 2 (0.87%) REST
7 2 (0.87%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.87%) XSLT
7 2 (0.87%) Ajax
8 1 (0.43%) WCF
8 1 (0.43%) FreeSWITCH
8 1 (0.43%) Qt
8 1 (0.43%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.78%) Smartphone
2 13 (5.63%) VHDL
3 12 (5.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (3.46%) Clustering
4 8 (3.46%) Physics
5 5 (2.16%) Telematics
6 4 (1.73%) RIA
7 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.87%) PKI
7 2 (0.87%) Verilog
7 2 (0.87%) SecurID
8 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.43%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.43%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.43%) Robotics
8 1 (0.43%) Mechatronics
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
8 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.39%) Windows
2 9 (3.90%) Linux
3 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (3.46%) UNIX
3 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.43%) uClinux
4 1 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.51%) Validation
2 48 (20.78%) Network Design
3 35 (15.15%) Network Management
4 32 (13.85%) Capacity Management
5 22 (9.52%) CAD
6 17 (7.36%) Load Balancing
7 15 (6.49%) Network Architecture
8 12 (5.19%) Project Management
9 11 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (4.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.33%) Demand Forecasting
11 8 (3.46%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (3.46%) Product Management
11 8 (3.46%) Identity Management
12 7 (3.03%) OO
12 7 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.16%) TDD
13 5 (2.16%) ITIL
14 4 (1.73%) Service Management
15 3 (1.30%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.23%) C
2 11 (4.76%) C#
3 7 (3.03%) Embedded C
4 5 (2.16%) Assembly Language
4 5 (2.16%) C++
4 5 (2.16%) Perl
4 5 (2.16%) Python
5 4 (1.73%) SQL
6 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.87%) Java
7 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (23.38%) Degree
2 44 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (11.26%) CCIE
4 18 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 16 (6.93%) CCNP
6 14 (6.06%) CCNA
7 9 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.90%) HND
8 7 (3.03%) SC Cleared
9 6 (2.60%) CCDP
10 5 (2.16%) CISSP
10 5 (2.16%) HNC
10 5 (2.16%) CCIP
11 4 (1.73%) CCDA
11 4 (1.73%) JNCIE
12 3 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (0.87%) CCSP
13 2 (0.87%) PhD
14 1 (0.43%) MCSE
14 1 (0.43%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) XenApp
3 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.30%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 86 (37.23%) Cisco
2 43 (18.61%) Juniper
3 20 (8.66%) Huawei
4 18 (7.79%) EMC
5 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
5 16 (6.93%) F5
6 14 (6.06%) VMware
7 13 (5.63%) Nokia
8 12 (5.19%) Citrix
8 12 (5.19%) Avaya
9 9 (3.90%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.90%) SolidWorks
9 9 (3.90%) Fortinet
9 9 (3.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 7 (3.03%) Redback
10 7 (3.03%) HP
11 6 (2.60%) Brocade
12 5 (2.16%) Atmel
13 3 (1.30%) Radware
13 3 (1.30%) Ericsson
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
High Wycombe, Bucks
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago