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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 346 363 375
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 96 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 79 47 64
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 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
20911 20607 22412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.40% 94.85% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16811 16577 19543
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 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
(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
Hampshire +3 40 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Berkshire -9 19 £55,000 +17.02% 5
Surrey -1 15 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Kent +2 11 £45,000 +28.57%
Buckinghamshire -4 7 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Oxfordshire +11 5 £29,000 -27.50% 5
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
Middlesex +7 2 £55,000 +91.30%
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 58 (31.35%) Degree
2 49 (26.49%) Firewall
3 44 (23.78%) Cisco
4 40 (21.62%) Windows
4 40 (21.62%) Telecoms
5 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
5 36 (19.46%) VMware
6 31 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (16.22%) HND
8 28 (15.14%) Citrix
8 28 (15.14%) Juniper
8 28 (15.14%) AutoCAD
8 28 (15.14%) SC Cleared
8 28 (15.14%) Security Cleared
9 27 (14.59%) HNC
9 27 (14.59%) HP
9 27 (14.59%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (14.05%) DNS
10 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (14.05%) OSPF
10 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (14.05%) XenApp
10 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (13.51%) SQL
11 25 (13.51%) MPLS
12 24 (12.97%) BGP
13 23 (12.43%) CAD
13 23 (12.43%) Service Delivery
13 23 (12.43%) Network Design
14 22 (11.89%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (4.32%) IIS
2 2 (1.08%) JBoss
2 2 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (15.14%) AutoCAD
2 9 (4.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.24%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 4 (2.16%) Windchill
5 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.08%) MS Office
6 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.54%) MS Project
7 1 (0.54%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.62%) SaaS
2 3 (1.62%) PaaS
2 3 (1.62%) IaaS
2 3 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.49%) Firewall
2 26 (14.05%) DNS
2 26 (14.05%) OSPF
3 25 (13.51%) MPLS
4 24 (12.97%) BGP
5 22 (11.89%) Internet
6 20 (10.81%) DHCP
7 19 (10.27%) TCP/IP
8 15 (8.11%) Broadband
9 14 (7.57%) VPN
10 11 (5.95%) SNMP
11 10 (5.41%) LTE
11 10 (5.41%) 3G
11 10 (5.41%) LAN
11 10 (5.41%) Ethernet
11 10 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (4.86%) M3UA
12 9 (4.86%) HTTP
12 9 (4.86%) WAN
12 9 (4.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 20 (10.81%) Electronics
3 11 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 10 (5.41%) Marketing
5 4 (2.16%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.16%) Automotive
6 3 (1.62%) Banking
7 2 (1.08%) Finance
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
7 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.54%) Avionics
8 1 (0.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.95%) SOAP
2 8 (4.32%) Web Services
3 4 (2.16%) .NET
4 3 (1.62%) COM
5 2 (1.08%) WCF
5 2 (1.08%) WPF
5 2 (1.08%) Ext JS
5 2 (1.08%) jQuery
5 2 (1.08%) CSS
5 2 (1.08%) HTML
5 2 (1.08%) REST
5 2 (1.08%) CSS3
5 2 (1.08%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.08%) HTML5
6 1 (0.54%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.81%) Clustering
2 14 (7.57%) Smartphone
3 13 (7.03%) BBC
3 13 (7.03%) iDTV
4 9 (4.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 9 (4.86%) VHDL
5 8 (4.32%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.08%) Verilog
8 2 (1.08%) SecurID
8 2 (1.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.08%) Streaming Media
8 2 (1.08%) Statistics
8 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.54%) Open Source
9 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Telematics
9 1 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 40 (21.62%) Windows
2 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (10.81%) Windows 7
3 20 (10.81%) Windows 8
3 20 (10.81%) Windows XP
3 20 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
4 13 (7.03%) Linux
5 8 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.32%) Solaris
6 6 (3.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.43%) Network Design
1 23 (12.43%) CAD
1 23 (12.43%) Service Delivery
2 20 (10.81%) Change Management
2 20 (10.81%) TOGAF
3 18 (9.73%) Validation
4 14 (7.57%) Project Management
5 12 (6.49%) Capacity Management
6 11 (5.95%) ITIL
6 11 (5.95%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.41%) Service Management
8 9 (4.86%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (4.32%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.78%) Signal Processing
11 6 (3.24%) E-Commerce
12 5 (2.70%) OO
13 4 (2.16%) PLM
13 4 (2.16%) OOD
13 4 (2.16%) Demand Forecasting
13 4 (2.16%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.51%) SQL
2 19 (10.27%) C
3 6 (3.24%) Embedded C
4 4 (2.16%) C#
4 4 (2.16%) C++
5 2 (1.08%) Assembly Language
5 2 (1.08%) Python
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) PHP
6 1 (0.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (31.35%) Degree
2 30 (16.22%) HND
3 28 (15.14%) SC Cleared
3 28 (15.14%) Security Cleared
4 27 (14.59%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (14.59%) HNC
5 21 (11.35%) CCNP
6 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (10.81%) MCSE
6 20 (10.81%) DV Cleared
7 19 (10.27%) CCIE
8 13 (7.03%) PhD
9 10 (5.41%) CCDP
10 8 (4.32%) CCIP
11 7 (3.78%) JNCIE
12 5 (2.70%) CISSP
13 3 (1.62%) CCNA
13 3 (1.62%) CCDA
13 3 (1.62%) CCSP
14 2 (1.08%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.16%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.08%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (14.05%) XenApp
3 21 (11.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.24%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (23.78%) Cisco
2 36 (19.46%) VMware
2 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
3 28 (15.14%) Citrix
3 28 (15.14%) Juniper
4 27 (14.59%) HP
5 10 (5.41%) EMC
6 9 (4.86%) Sun
6 9 (4.86%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.86%) Redback
7 8 (4.32%) Huawei
7 8 (4.32%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.32%) NetApp
7 8 (4.32%) Oracle
7 8 (4.32%) F5
7 8 (4.32%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.24%) SolidWorks
8 6 (3.24%) IBM
9 5 (2.70%) Nokia
10 3 (1.62%) Altera
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: up to £55k DOE
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Woking
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Reading
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
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Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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