The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Design Engineer
Rank 82 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 0.34% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £80,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+158.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +18.98%
Design Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 859 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.03% 97.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 711 820 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco