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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 832 841 841
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 67 32 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.030% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.032% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 40
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +11.11%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 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 29 August 2014. 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 -7 59 £55,500 +6.22% 13
South East -9 34 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Berkshire +8 27 £60,000 +20.00%
Reading +16 26 £60,000 +20.00%
East of England -4 12 £72,500 +20.83% 2
Cambridge -1 8 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 8 £100,000 +66.66% 1
Scotland - 7 - -
Surrey -8 6 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Aberdeen - 6 - -
Camberley - 4 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £40,500 - 1
South West - 4 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol - 3 £37,500 - 1
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
London -1 2 £65,000 - 1
Basildon - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 £38,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £67,500 -
Essex - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £38,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £37,500 -
Guildford +9 1 £50,000 -
Haverhill - 1 £37,500 -
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 65 (43.05%) Telecoms
2 55 (36.42%) Degree
3 54 (35.76%) Cisco
4 52 (34.44%) Validation
5 51 (33.77%) Firewall
5 51 (33.77%) Internet
6 47 (31.13%) OSPF
7 46 (30.46%) Broadband
7 46 (30.46%) Smartphone
8 43 (28.48%) SNMP
9 40 (26.49%) BGP
9 40 (26.49%) MPLS
10 34 (22.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 34 (22.52%) Juniper
10 34 (22.52%) VoIP
11 33 (21.85%) Network Management
12 28 (18.54%) Retail
12 28 (18.54%) Billing
13 26 (17.22%) Security Cleared
14 22 (14.57%) LTE
15 21 (13.91%) EMC
16 20 (13.25%) Capacity Management
17 19 (12.58%) Electronics
17 19 (12.58%) Network Design
18 18 (11.92%) Wireless
19 17 (11.26%) VPN
20 16 (10.60%) Load Balancing
21 15 (9.93%) F5
21 15 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
21 15 (9.93%) 3G

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (1.99%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.66%) Windchill
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 51 (33.77%) Internet
1 51 (33.77%) Firewall
2 47 (31.13%) OSPF
3 46 (30.46%) Broadband
4 43 (28.48%) SNMP
5 40 (26.49%) BGP
5 40 (26.49%) MPLS
6 34 (22.52%) VoIP
6 34 (22.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (14.57%) LTE
8 18 (11.92%) Wireless
9 17 (11.26%) VPN
10 15 (9.93%) 3G
11 14 (9.27%) IPsec
11 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
12 12 (7.95%) DNS
13 11 (7.28%) Network Security
14 10 (6.62%) HTTP
15 9 (5.96%) SMTP
15 9 (5.96%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.66%) GCC
General
1 65 (43.05%) Telecoms
2 28 (18.54%) Retail
2 28 (18.54%) Billing
3 19 (12.58%) Electronics
4 12 (7.95%) Marketing
4 12 (7.95%) Aerospace
4 12 (7.95%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.64%) Automotive
6 2 (1.32%) Finance
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.96%) SOAP
2 1 (0.66%) RESTful
2 1 (0.66%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.66%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 46 (30.46%) Smartphone
2 14 (9.27%) Firmware
3 11 (7.28%) VHDL
3 11 (7.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (6.62%) MPEG
5 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.99%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.32%) CPLD
7 2 (1.32%) Equities
7 2 (1.32%) SecurID
8 1 (0.66%) Verilog
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.65%) Windows
1 4 (2.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.44%) Validation
2 33 (21.85%) Network Management
3 20 (13.25%) Capacity Management
4 19 (12.58%) Network Design
5 16 (10.60%) Load Balancing
6 11 (7.28%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (6.62%) Demand Forecasting
8 8 (5.30%) CAD
9 6 (3.97%) Project Management
10 5 (3.31%) Product Management
11 4 (2.65%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.99%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (1.99%) Test Strategy
12 3 (1.99%) Resource Management
13 2 (1.32%) System Testing
13 2 (1.32%) Time Management
13 2 (1.32%) V-Model
13 2 (1.32%) Network Architecture
13 2 (1.32%) Regression Testing
13 2 (1.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.97%) C
1 6 (3.97%) C++
2 3 (1.99%) Embedded C
2 3 (1.99%) Assembly Language
3 2 (1.32%) Embedded C++
3 2 (1.32%) Perl
3 2 (1.32%) Python
4 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 55 (36.42%) Degree
2 26 (17.22%) Security Cleared
3 15 (9.93%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (8.61%) SC Cleared
5 11 (7.28%) CCNP
6 5 (3.31%) CCIE
7 3 (1.99%) HNC
7 3 (1.99%) HND
8 2 (1.32%) CCSP
8 2 (1.32%) CCDP
8 2 (1.32%) CISSP
8 2 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.32%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.32%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.66%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.66%) CCIP
9 1 (0.66%) CCNA
9 1 (0.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.97%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) JTAG
3 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (35.76%) Cisco
2 34 (22.52%) Juniper
3 21 (13.91%) EMC
4 15 (9.93%) F5
4 15 (9.93%) Huawei
5 9 (5.96%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.31%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.99%) Nokia
7 3 (1.99%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.32%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.32%) SolidWorks
8 2 (1.32%) AlgoSec
8 2 (1.32%) Tufin
9 1 (0.66%) Altera
9 1 (0.66%) Actel
9 1 (0.66%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.66%) VMware
9 1 (0.66%) Cadence
Tring, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £0 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
Cleckheaton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Ulverston
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 19 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Northumberland
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Swansea
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago