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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 371 320 338
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 71 129 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 72 46
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,150 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
19955 21746 21098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.94% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16310 17614 17489
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -33 34 £50,000 -7.40% 8
Oxfordshire +11 8 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Buckinghamshire -2 8 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hampshire -10 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Surrey +2 5 £39,000 -22.00% 2
Middlesex - 5 £30,000 -
West Sussex -6 2 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 34 (24.46%) Cisco
2 31 (22.30%) Degree
3 24 (17.27%) CAD
4 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
5 22 (15.83%) Network Design
5 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
6 21 (15.11%) SOLIDWORKS
7 18 (12.95%) Manufacturing
7 18 (12.95%) Electronics
7 18 (12.95%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (12.23%) VPN
8 17 (12.23%) LAN
9 16 (11.51%) TCP/IP
9 16 (11.51%) Aerospace
9 16 (11.51%) Wireless
10 15 (10.79%) DNS
10 15 (10.79%) CCNP
10 15 (10.79%) MS Excel
11 14 (10.07%) Firewall
11 14 (10.07%) MPLS
11 14 (10.07%) VHDL
12 13 (9.35%) Linux
13 12 (8.63%) MS Office
13 12 (8.63%) HNC
13 12 (8.63%) HND
13 12 (8.63%) AutoCAD
14 11 (7.91%) C
15 10 (7.19%) HP
15 10 (7.19%) EMC
15 10 (7.19%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (5.76%) Lync
2 4 (2.88%) Node.js
2 4 (2.88%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (15.11%) SOLIDWORKS
2 15 (10.79%) MS Excel
3 12 (8.63%) AutoCAD
3 12 (8.63%) MS Office
4 8 (5.76%) Solid Edge
5 7 (5.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (4.32%) CATIA
7 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
7 3 (2.16%) Siemens NX
8 2 (1.44%) Simulink
9 1 (0.72%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.72%) MS Project
9 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) SaaS
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.16%) PaaS
3 3 (2.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.23%) LAN
1 17 (12.23%) VPN
2 16 (11.51%) TCP/IP
2 16 (11.51%) Wireless
3 15 (10.79%) DNS
4 14 (10.07%) MPLS
4 14 (10.07%) Firewall
5 10 (7.19%) SSL
5 10 (7.19%) WAN
6 9 (6.47%) L2TP
6 9 (6.47%) OSPF
6 9 (6.47%) BGP
6 9 (6.47%) IPsec
6 9 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (5.04%) OpenVPN
8 6 (4.32%) 3G
8 6 (4.32%) WiMAX
8 6 (4.32%) DHCP
8 6 (4.32%) UMTS
9 5 (3.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.88%) Couchbase
2 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.88%) CouchDB
2 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) JUnit
1 4 (2.88%) Selenium
1 4 (2.88%) EasyMock
1 4 (2.88%) DbUnit
2 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (16.55%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.95%) Electronics
2 18 (12.95%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.51%) Aerospace
4 9 (6.47%) Automotive
5 6 (4.32%) Finance
6 5 (3.60%) Games
6 5 (3.60%) Avionics
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.72%) Military
8 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.76%) Web Services
1 8 (5.76%) Ajax
1 8 (5.76%) jQuery
2 4 (2.88%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (2.88%) Protocol Buffers
2 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (2.88%) Apache Thrift
3 2 (1.44%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.72%) WCF
4 1 (0.72%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.07%) VHDL
2 10 (7.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.32%) User Experience
5 5 (3.60%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.88%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.88%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.16%) Physics
7 3 (2.16%) Verilog
8 2 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.44%) Ergonomics
8 2 (1.44%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.72%) Handset
9 1 (0.72%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Linux
2 9 (6.47%) Windows
3 8 (5.76%) Android
3 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.44%) UNIX
6 1 (0.72%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.27%) CAD
2 22 (15.83%) Network Design
3 8 (5.76%) SOA
3 8 (5.76%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (5.04%) Validation
4 7 (5.04%) Project Management
5 6 (4.32%) Signal Processing
6 5 (3.60%) Digital Signal Processing
6 5 (3.60%) OO
6 5 (3.60%) Software Engineering
6 5 (3.60%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (3.60%) 3D Modelling
7 4 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (2.88%) Video Processing
7 4 (2.88%) Unit Testing
7 4 (2.88%) Web Development
7 4 (2.88%) Scrum
7 4 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (2.88%) Pair Programming
7 4 (2.88%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.91%) C
2 9 (6.47%) Java
3 8 (5.76%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.76%) C++
4 6 (4.32%) Assembly Language
5 3 (2.16%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.44%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.44%) C#
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Degree
2 18 (12.95%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (10.79%) CCNP
4 12 (8.63%) HNC
4 12 (8.63%) HND
5 6 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.88%) Chartered Engineer
7 4 (2.88%) VCP5
7 4 (2.88%) CCNA
7 4 (2.88%) CCDP
7 4 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.88%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.16%) CCDA
8 3 (2.16%) CCIE
8 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.44%) PhD
9 2 (1.44%) CISSP
9 2 (1.44%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.44%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.60%) Firmware
2 5 (3.60%) FreeRADIUS
3 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.44%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.44%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.44%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.72%) vSphere
6 1 (0.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.72%) XenServer
6 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Nagios
2 2 (1.44%) WSUS
2 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (24.46%) Cisco
2 22 (15.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.19%) HP
3 10 (7.19%) EMC
3 10 (7.19%) VMware
4 9 (6.47%) SAP
5 7 (5.04%) Autodesk
6 6 (4.32%) Citrix
6 6 (4.32%) Juniper
7 3 (2.16%) Xilinx
7 3 (2.16%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.44%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.44%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) Altera
8 2 (1.44%) Atmel
8 2 (1.44%) 3Com
9 1 (0.72%) BT
9 1 (0.72%) Polycom
9 1 (0.72%) AirMagnet
9 1 (0.72%) Riverbed
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