The first table below looks at the demand for the Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 79 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.63% 0.25% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
917 794 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.52% 97.54% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 806 720 873
Average salary £39,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.24% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Design Engineer
Hampshire

Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Design Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (61.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (61.54%) French Language
2 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Identity Management
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) Veritas
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) DoDAF
4 2 (15.38%) MODAF
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (61.54%) MS Exchange
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 8 (61.54%) French Language
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) VHDL
2 1 (7.69%) Verilog
2 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) UNIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) DoDAF
2 2 (15.38%) MODAF
2 2 (15.38%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) CAD
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco