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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 853 856 850
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 38 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.031% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.033% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 36
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior Design Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Design Engineer
Top 29 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 1 October 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 -22 33 £60,000 +16.50% 11
South East +5 18 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Berkshire +9 14 £60,250 +20.50% 2
Reading +13 13 £60,500 +21.00%
East of England -10 7 £72,500 +40.77% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Cambridge -2 6 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Aberdeen - 5 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
Hampshire -3 3 £50,000 +28.20%
London -4 3 £72,500 +16.00% 1
East Midlands - 3 £38,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £38,500 -
Andover - 2 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £38,500 -
Southampton +5 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire +3 1 £67,500 +87.50% 1
North West -9 1 - - 3
Manchester -14 1 - - 1
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Loughborough - 1 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £67,500 -
Stowmarket - 1 - -
Rugby - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 59 (42.14%) Telecoms
2 54 (38.57%) Degree
3 49 (35.00%) Cisco
4 48 (34.29%) Validation
5 46 (32.86%) Firewall
6 45 (32.14%) Internet
7 41 (29.29%) OSPF
8 38 (27.14%) Broadband
8 38 (27.14%) Smartphone
9 35 (25.00%) SNMP
9 35 (25.00%) MPLS
10 34 (24.29%) BGP
11 33 (23.57%) Juniper
12 29 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
13 26 (18.57%) VoIP
14 25 (17.86%) Network Management
15 23 (16.43%) Retail
16 21 (15.00%) Network Design
17 20 (14.29%) Billing
18 19 (13.57%) Wireless
19 18 (12.86%) VPN
19 18 (12.86%) LTE
19 18 (12.86%) Capacity Management
20 17 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (11.43%) EMC
21 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
21 16 (11.43%) Load Balancing
22 15 (10.71%) Huawei
22 15 (10.71%) F5

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (2.14%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Windchill
3 1 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 46 (32.86%) Firewall
2 45 (32.14%) Internet
3 41 (29.29%) OSPF
4 38 (27.14%) Broadband
5 35 (25.00%) SNMP
5 35 (25.00%) MPLS
6 34 (24.29%) BGP
7 29 (20.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (18.57%) VoIP
9 19 (13.57%) Wireless
10 18 (12.86%) VPN
10 18 (12.86%) LTE
11 16 (11.43%) TCP/IP
12 15 (10.71%) IPsec
13 13 (9.29%) 3G
14 11 (7.86%) Network Security
15 10 (7.14%) HTTP
16 9 (6.43%) SMPP
16 9 (6.43%) SMTP
16 9 (6.43%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.71%) GCC
General
1 59 (42.14%) Telecoms
2 23 (16.43%) Retail
3 20 (14.29%) Billing
4 12 (8.57%) Marketing
4 12 (8.57%) Aerospace
5 11 (7.86%) Electronics
6 10 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 7 (5.00%) Automotive
8 2 (1.43%) Finance
9 1 (0.71%) Back Office
9 1 (0.71%) Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.43%) SOAP
2 1 (0.71%) RESTful
2 1 (0.71%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.71%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.71%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.14%) Smartphone
2 11 (7.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (7.14%) VHDL
4 8 (5.71%) MPEG
5 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.14%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.43%) SecurID
7 2 (1.43%) Equities
7 2 (1.43%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Verilog
8 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
2 4 (2.86%) Linux
3 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (34.29%) Validation
2 25 (17.86%) Network Management
3 21 (15.00%) Network Design
4 18 (12.86%) Capacity Management
5 16 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 11 (7.86%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (7.14%) Demand Forecasting
8 7 (5.00%) CAD
8 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.29%) Project Management
10 5 (3.57%) Line Management
11 4 (2.86%) Product Management
11 4 (2.86%) Configuration Management
12 3 (2.14%) Resource Management
12 3 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.14%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.14%) Coaching
12 3 (2.14%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (1.43%) System Testing
13 2 (1.43%) Finite Element Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.29%) C
2 5 (3.57%) C++
3 4 (2.86%) Perl
3 4 (2.86%) Python
4 3 (2.14%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.14%) Assembly Language
5 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
5 2 (1.43%) SQL
6 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 54 (38.57%) Degree
2 26 (18.57%) Security Cleared
3 17 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (9.29%) CCNP
4 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.29%) CCIE
6 5 (3.57%) HND
7 4 (2.86%) CCDP
8 3 (2.14%) HNC
9 2 (1.43%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.43%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (1.43%) CCSP
9 2 (1.43%) CISSP
9 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.43%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.43%) MCSE
10 1 (0.71%) CCIP
10 1 (0.71%) CCNA
10 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.71%) JTAG
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 11 (7.86%) Firmware
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.43%) XenApp
2 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 49 (35.00%) Cisco
2 33 (23.57%) Juniper
3 16 (11.43%) EMC
4 15 (10.71%) Huawei
4 15 (10.71%) F5
5 9 (6.43%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.14%) VMware
9 2 (1.43%) AlgoSec
9 2 (1.43%) Xilinx
9 2 (1.43%) Tufin
9 2 (1.43%) HP
9 2 (1.43%) Citrix
9 2 (1.43%) SolidWorks
10 1 (0.71%) Cadence
10 1 (0.71%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.71%) Nokia
10 1 (0.71%) Altera
10 1 (0.71%) Actel
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