The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Design Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Design Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 856 851 840
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 25 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.039% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.041% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 33
Average salary £47,500 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.76% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +21.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Design Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Design Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
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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
England -21 24 £47,500 -6.40% 10
South East -30 9 £47,500 -7.76% 4
Derbyshire - 5 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 5 £40,000 - 1
North West - 5 £60,000 -
Derby - 5 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire -13 3 - - 1
Reading -20 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £47,500 -
Manchester - 3 £60,000 -
London +14 2 £67,500 +125.00% 1
Surrey -12 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Cheshire - 2 £60,750 -
Scotland +9 1 - -
East of England -9 1 £10,000 -78.37% 1
South West -17 1 £50,000 +53.84% 3
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £67,500 -
Luton - 1 £10,000 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £10,000 - 1

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 17 (28.81%) Firewall
3 13 (22.03%) Validation
3 13 (22.03%) Network Design
3 13 (22.03%) C
4 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
4 12 (20.34%) Manufacturing
4 12 (20.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
5 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
5 10 (16.95%) Signal Processing
5 10 (16.95%) Change Management
5 10 (16.95%) EMC
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
5 10 (16.95%) DNS
6 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (15.25%) HP
6 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.25%) SQL
6 9 (15.25%) MCSE
6 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
6 9 (15.25%) DHCP
6 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
6 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
6 9 (15.25%) BGP
6 9 (15.25%) Electronics
6 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
6 9 (15.25%) Finance
6 9 (15.25%) VMware

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Design Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) Firewall
2 10 (16.95%) DNS
3 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.25%) DHCP
3 9 (15.25%) BGP
3 9 (15.25%) LTE
4 8 (13.56%) Internet
5 7 (11.86%) Broadband
5 7 (11.86%) WAN
5 7 (11.86%) OSPF
6 6 (10.17%) MPLS
6 6 (10.17%) 3G
7 5 (8.47%) EIGRP
7 5 (8.47%) GGSN
7 5 (8.47%) SGSN
7 5 (8.47%) Ethernet
7 5 (8.47%) NetScreen
8 4 (6.78%) FTP
8 4 (6.78%) VPN
8 4 (6.78%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 12 (20.34%) Manufacturing
2 9 (15.25%) Electronics
2 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Automotive
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Military
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) HTML
1 1 (1.69%) J2EE
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
1 1 (1.69%) Spring
1 1 (1.69%) HTML5
1 1 (1.69%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (15.25%) Clustering
2 9 (15.25%) VHDL
3 5 (8.47%) Smartphone
3 5 (8.47%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.90%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 2000 Server
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
2 9 (15.25%) Windows 8
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.03%) Network Design
1 13 (22.03%) Validation
2 10 (16.95%) Signal Processing
2 10 (16.95%) Change Management
3 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (15.25%) TOGAF
4 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (8.47%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.78%) CAD
7 3 (5.08%) Change Control
8 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.39%) Project Management
8 2 (3.39%) UML
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.69%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) C
2 9 (15.25%) SQL
3 7 (11.86%) VB
3 7 (11.86%) Assembly Language
4 2 (3.39%) Perl
4 2 (3.39%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) C++
5 1 (1.69%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) DV Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.25%) MCSE
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) CCNP
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.08%) HND
5 3 (5.08%) CCIE
6 2 (3.39%) CCDA
6 2 (3.39%) CCDP
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.25%) XenApp
3 8 (13.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) EMC
1 10 (16.95%) Citrix
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) VMware
2 9 (15.25%) HP
3 5 (8.47%) Altera
3 5 (8.47%) Cisco
4 4 (6.78%) Fortinet
5 3 (5.08%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Genesys
6 1 (1.69%) CA
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.69%) SolidWorks
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Xilinx
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