The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 332 373 285
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 118 63 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.28% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.30% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 70 41 91
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22743 21332 23386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.94% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18159 17682 20244
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 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Design Engineer
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +33 54 £50,750 +12.15% 9
Hampshire -7 27 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Surrey +17 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
West Sussex -4 5 £52,500 +55.55%
Oxfordshire -11 4 £30,000 -25.00% 5
Kent -21 4 £42,500 -26.08% 2
Middlesex - 1 £55,000 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (35.94%) Telecoms
2 57 (29.69%) VoIP
3 54 (28.13%) Cisco
4 49 (25.52%) Windows
5 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 46 (23.96%) Retail
7 45 (23.44%) Electronics
8 44 (22.92%) DNS
9 42 (21.88%) Firewall
10 39 (20.31%) Network Design
11 36 (18.75%) Active Directory
12 34 (17.71%) Internet
12 34 (17.71%) OSPF
12 34 (17.71%) Network Management
13 33 (17.19%) MPLS
14 32 (16.67%) SNMP
14 32 (16.67%) Degree
15 31 (16.15%) Smartphone
15 31 (16.15%) Billing
15 31 (16.15%) Broadband
15 31 (16.15%) Project Management
15 31 (16.15%) BGP
16 30 (15.63%) 3G
16 30 (15.63%) LTE
17 29 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (15.10%) VMware
18 27 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
18 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
18 27 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2007
18 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (14.06%) MS Exchange
1 27 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 27 (14.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.04%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.13%) CATIA
2 6 (3.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (2.08%) MS Office
4 3 (1.56%) Simulink
5 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.04%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (29.69%) VoIP
2 44 (22.92%) DNS
3 42 (21.88%) Firewall
4 34 (17.71%) OSPF
4 34 (17.71%) Internet
5 33 (17.19%) MPLS
6 32 (16.67%) SNMP
7 31 (16.15%) Broadband
7 31 (16.15%) BGP
8 30 (15.63%) 3G
8 30 (15.63%) LTE
9 25 (13.02%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (10.94%) LAN
10 21 (10.94%) INAP
11 19 (9.90%) VoLTE
12 18 (9.38%) Network Security
12 18 (9.38%) 4G
13 17 (8.85%) TCP/IP
14 13 (6.77%) VLAN
15 12 (6.25%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.56%) MSI
2 2 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 69 (35.94%) Telecoms
2 46 (23.96%) Retail
3 45 (23.44%) Electronics
4 31 (16.15%) Billing
5 16 (8.33%) Manufacturing
6 14 (7.29%) Automotive
7 10 (5.21%) Aerospace
8 8 (4.17%) French Language
9 4 (2.08%) Military
10 3 (1.56%) Finance
11 1 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) German Language
11 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.04%) HTML
1 2 (1.04%) EDI
1 2 (1.04%) HTML5
2 1 (0.52%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (0.52%) REST
2 1 (0.52%) CSS3
2 1 (0.52%) WebRTC
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.52%) POSIX
2 1 (0.52%) Middleware
2 1 (0.52%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.52%) jQuery
2 1 (0.52%) Ext JS
2 1 (0.52%) Qt
2 1 (0.52%) RESTful
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.52%) GTK+
2 1 (0.52%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) MFC
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.15%) Smartphone
2 23 (11.98%) Clustering
3 15 (7.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 13 (6.77%) VHDL
5 9 (4.69%) CAN bus
6 3 (1.56%) PKI
6 3 (1.56%) Physics
7 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.52%) Handset
8 1 (0.52%) Streaming Media
8 1 (0.52%) Verilog
8 1 (0.52%) Online Games
8 1 (0.52%) iPhone
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (25.52%) Windows
2 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (11.98%) UNIX
4 8 (4.17%) Windows XP Embedded
4 8 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.13%) Linux
6 3 (1.56%) AIX
6 3 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.04%) Android
8 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.31%) Network Design
2 34 (17.71%) Network Management
3 31 (16.15%) Project Management
4 23 (11.98%) Identity Management
4 23 (11.98%) Capacity Management
5 17 (8.85%) Network Architecture
6 10 (5.21%) CAD
6 10 (5.21%) Validation
7 9 (4.69%) Time Management
8 7 (3.65%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.08%) Finite Element Analysis
10 3 (1.56%) UML
10 3 (1.56%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (1.04%) ITIL
11 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.04%) OO
11 2 (1.04%) CRM
11 2 (1.04%) OOD
11 2 (1.04%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (1.04%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.42%) C
2 13 (6.77%) C++
3 11 (5.73%) Assembly Language
4 4 (2.08%) MATLAB
5 3 (1.56%) SQL
5 3 (1.56%) VBScript
5 3 (1.56%) Embedded C
5 3 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.04%) Python
7 1 (0.52%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 32 (16.67%) Degree
2 27 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (7.81%) CCNA
5 7 (3.65%) HND
5 7 (3.65%) CCIE
6 6 (3.13%) CCNP
6 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.08%) MCSE
7 4 (2.08%) MCITP
8 3 (1.56%) HNC
8 3 (1.56%) OSCP
8 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) SLA
2 3 (1.56%) DO-254
2 3 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 29 (15.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (3.65%) SCCM
3 4 (2.08%) SCOM
3 4 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (28.13%) Cisco
2 48 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (15.10%) VMware
4 24 (12.50%) Citrix
5 17 (8.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 12 (6.25%) Avaya
6 12 (6.25%) EMC
7 10 (5.21%) Juniper
7 10 (5.21%) Nokia
8 9 (4.69%) SolidWorks
9 8 (4.17%) Veritas
10 6 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.13%) F5
11 4 (2.08%) Agilent
12 3 (1.56%) Atmel
12 3 (1.56%) BT
12 3 (1.56%) SAP
12 3 (1.56%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.04%) Huawei
13 2 (1.04%) Brocade
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Doyen
Salary: £25k - 55k per year + Flexitime+Pension+Jobsatisfaction
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus.
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 22 days ago
Dartford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 28 days ago