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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Design Engineer
Rank 384 334 366
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 65 121 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.51% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 74 44
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -0.58%
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
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -34 29 £57,500 +22.34% 10
Hampshire -20 10 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Oxfordshire +20 8 - - 2
Buckinghamshire +14 7 £45,000 -7.69% 4
Surrey +11 7 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Kent +12 4 £50,000 +17.64%
East Sussex -8 3 - - 1
West Sussex -5 1 £37,500 -25.00% 5
Design Engineer
England

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 39 (28.06%) Degree
2 29 (20.86%) Cisco
3 27 (19.42%) Telecoms
4 26 (18.71%) Microsoft
5 22 (15.83%) HND
6 20 (14.39%) HNC
7 19 (13.67%) AutoCAD
8 18 (12.95%) Electronics
8 18 (12.95%) VHDL
9 17 (12.23%) C
9 17 (12.23%) TCP/IP
10 16 (11.51%) Network Design
11 15 (10.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 14 (10.07%) Signal Processing
12 14 (10.07%) CAD
12 14 (10.07%) Aerospace
12 14 (10.07%) DNS
12 14 (10.07%) Windows
12 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
13 13 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (8.63%) VMware
14 12 (8.63%) Firewall
14 12 (8.63%) HP
14 12 (8.63%) VPN
15 11 (7.91%) EMC
15 11 (7.91%) Citrix
15 11 (7.91%) CCNP
15 11 (7.91%) Wireless
15 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1 (0.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (13.67%) AutoCAD
2 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.19%) SOLIDWORKS
4 8 (5.76%) Solid Edge
4 8 (5.76%) MS Office
5 4 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.44%) CATIA
6 2 (1.44%) MS Project
6 2 (1.44%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.72%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) SaaS
2 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.23%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.07%) DNS
3 12 (8.63%) Firewall
3 12 (8.63%) VPN
4 11 (7.91%) Wireless
5 9 (6.47%) BGP
5 9 (6.47%) 3G
5 9 (6.47%) MPLS
5 9 (6.47%) OSPF
6 8 (5.76%) LTE
6 8 (5.76%) L2TP
6 8 (5.76%) IPsec
6 8 (5.76%) SSL
7 7 (5.04%) LAN
7 7 (5.04%) DHCP
8 6 (4.32%) Broadband
9 5 (3.60%) Internet
9 5 (3.60%) GGSN
9 5 (3.60%) SGSN
9 5 (3.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.88%) CouchDB
2 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.88%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) EasyMock
1 4 (2.88%) DbUnit
1 4 (2.88%) Selenium
1 4 (2.88%) JUnit
2 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 27 (19.42%) Telecoms
2 18 (12.95%) Electronics
3 14 (10.07%) Aerospace
4 10 (7.19%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.04%) Automotive
6 5 (3.60%) Games
6 5 (3.60%) Avionics
7 4 (2.88%) Finance
8 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.72%) Military
9 1 (0.72%) Back Office
9 1 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.47%) Web Services
1 9 (6.47%) jQuery
2 8 (5.76%) Ajax
3 4 (2.88%) Apache Thrift
3 4 (2.88%) Protocol Buffers
3 4 (2.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (2.88%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.44%) WCF
4 2 (1.44%) WPF
4 2 (1.44%) .NET
4 2 (1.44%) COM
5 1 (0.72%) CSS
5 1 (0.72%) SOAP
5 1 (0.72%) HTML
5 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.72%) HTML5
5 1 (0.72%) REST
5 1 (0.72%) CSS3
5 1 (0.72%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) VHDL
2 15 (10.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (7.91%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.32%) BBC
5 6 (4.32%) Clustering
5 6 (4.32%) iDTV
6 5 (3.60%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.60%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.44%) Ergonomics
8 2 (1.44%) Verilog
8 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.72%) CESG
9 1 (0.72%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.72%) SCADA
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.07%) Windows
2 9 (6.47%) Linux
3 8 (5.76%) Android
3 8 (5.76%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.04%) Windows XP
4 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.32%) Windows 2000 Server
5 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.51%) Network Design
2 14 (10.07%) Signal Processing
2 14 (10.07%) CAD
3 11 (7.91%) Digital Signal Processing
4 8 (5.76%) Validation
4 8 (5.76%) Service Delivery
4 8 (5.76%) SOA
5 7 (5.04%) OO
5 7 (5.04%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.32%) TOGAF
6 6 (4.32%) Project Management
6 6 (4.32%) Change Management
7 5 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (3.60%) Web Development
7 5 (3.60%) Video Processing
8 4 (2.88%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (2.88%) Unit Testing
8 4 (2.88%) Network Architecture
8 4 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) C
2 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.76%) C++
3 8 (5.76%) Java
4 7 (5.04%) SQL
4 7 (5.04%) Assembly Language
5 3 (2.16%) C#
6 2 (1.44%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 39 (28.06%) Degree
2 22 (15.83%) HND
3 20 (14.39%) HNC
4 13 (9.35%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.91%) CCNP
5 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.19%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.47%) DV Cleared
8 8 (5.76%) PhD
9 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (5.04%) MCSE
10 6 (4.32%) CCNA
11 3 (2.16%) JNCIP
11 3 (2.16%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (1.44%) CCVP
12 2 (1.44%) CCIE
13 1 (0.72%) CWTS
13 1 (0.72%) VCP5
13 1 (0.72%) CCSP
13 1 (0.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (8.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.04%) XenApp
4 6 (4.32%) Firmware
5 4 (2.88%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.16%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.72%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.72%) vSphere
7 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.72%) XenServer
7 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.16%) Nagios
2 2 (1.44%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (20.86%) Cisco
2 26 (18.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.63%) VMware
3 12 (8.63%) HP
4 11 (7.91%) EMC
4 11 (7.91%) Citrix
5 10 (7.19%) SAP
6 7 (5.04%) Altera
7 4 (2.88%) Juniper
8 3 (2.16%) Atmel
9 2 (1.44%) Xilinx
9 2 (1.44%) Google
9 2 (1.44%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.44%) Nokia
9 2 (1.44%) Nortel
10 1 (0.72%) Genesys
10 1 (0.72%) Sun
10 1 (0.72%) 3Com
10 1 (0.72%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.72%) NetApp
Berkshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, bonus, 25 day holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k - £45k+ Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, bonus, 25 day holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, life cover, bonus, 25 day holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £49000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £33000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £390000 - £490000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago