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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 863 864 813
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 36 41 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.038% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.040% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 53
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 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 22 December 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 36 £50,000 - 8
South East +7 20 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Hampshire - 12 £50,000 - 1
Andover - 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands +23 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Reading - 5 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -
Fareham - 4 £47,500 - 1
East of England -34 3 £56,750 +41.87%
Derby - 3 £40,000 - 1
North West - 3 £65,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +19 2 £40,000 -5.88%
South West -1 2 £52,500 +61.53% 3
Cambridge -11 2 £50,000 +25.00%
London -13 2 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Surrey -13 2 £48,250 -12.27% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £46,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
Cheshire - 2 £60,750 - 1
Warwick - 2 £46,250 -
Loughborough - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -21 1 £63,500 +18.13%
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Manchester - 1 £65,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 27 (32.53%) Telecoms
3 23 (27.71%) Firewall
4 20 (24.10%) Internet
5 19 (22.89%) Windows
5 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
6 17 (20.48%) Validation
7 16 (19.28%) Broadband
8 15 (18.07%) OSPF
8 15 (18.07%) BGP
9 14 (16.87%) Cisco
9 14 (16.87%) Smartphone
10 13 (15.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 13 (15.66%) Juniper
10 13 (15.66%) MPLS
11 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
11 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
11 12 (14.46%) Marketing
12 11 (13.25%) Wireless
13 10 (12.05%) VMware
13 10 (12.05%) VPN
13 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
13 10 (12.05%) C
13 10 (12.05%) SC Cleared
13 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
13 10 (12.05%) Network Design
14 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
14 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
14 9 (10.84%) IMAP

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (1.20%) MS Project
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.20%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.20%) NASTRAN
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) Firewall
2 20 (24.10%) Internet
3 19 (22.89%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.28%) Broadband
5 15 (18.07%) OSPF
5 15 (18.07%) BGP
6 13 (15.66%) MPLS
7 11 (13.25%) Wireless
8 10 (12.05%) VPN
9 9 (10.84%) DNS
9 9 (10.84%) LDAP
9 9 (10.84%) SMTP
9 9 (10.84%) DHCP
9 9 (10.84%) HTTP
9 9 (10.84%) IMAP
9 9 (10.84%) SMPP
9 9 (10.84%) SCTP
9 9 (10.84%) M3UA
10 8 (9.64%) 3G
11 7 (8.43%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.20%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.20%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.20%) GCC
General
1 27 (32.53%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.46%) Manufacturing
2 12 (14.46%) Marketing
3 9 (10.84%) Electronics
4 7 (8.43%) Finance
5 4 (4.82%) Automotive
6 3 (3.61%) Retail
7 2 (2.41%) Military
8 1 (1.20%) Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Games
8 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) SOAP
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) Spring
2 1 (1.20%) HTML5
2 1 (1.20%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (1.20%) OpenCL
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Smartphone
2 13 (15.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (10.84%) Clustering
4 7 (8.43%) VHDL
4 7 (8.43%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.41%) SecurID
7 1 (1.20%) Equities
7 1 (1.20%) PKI
7 1 (1.20%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (10.84%) Windows 2000 Server
2 9 (10.84%) Windows 7
2 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
2 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Validation
2 10 (12.05%) Network Design
3 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
3 9 (10.84%) Change Management
3 9 (10.84%) TOGAF
4 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
4 8 (9.64%) Signal Processing
4 8 (9.64%) Capacity Management
5 5 (6.02%) Project Management
6 4 (4.82%) CAD
6 4 (4.82%) Network Management
6 4 (4.82%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (4.82%) Product Management
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.82%) Line Management
7 3 (3.61%) Demand Forecasting
7 3 (3.61%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.61%) Change Control
7 3 (3.61%) V-Model
7 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) C
2 9 (10.84%) SQL
3 6 (7.23%) Assembly Language
4 3 (3.61%) VB
4 3 (3.61%) Python
4 3 (3.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.20%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.20%) Scala
5 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (37.35%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) DV Cleared
3 9 (10.84%) MCSE
3 9 (10.84%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.23%) CCNP
5 5 (6.02%) CCIE
6 4 (4.82%) HND
6 4 (4.82%) CCDP
7 2 (2.41%) CISSP
7 2 (2.41%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.41%) HNC
7 2 (2.41%) CCSP
7 2 (2.41%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.20%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.41%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.84%) XenApp
3 4 (4.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Cisco
2 13 (15.66%) Juniper
3 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) VMware
4 9 (10.84%) Citrix
4 9 (10.84%) HP
5 8 (9.64%) EMC
6 7 (8.43%) F5
7 6 (7.23%) Huawei
8 5 (6.02%) Fortinet
8 5 (6.02%) Altera
9 4 (4.82%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.41%) SolidWorks
10 2 (2.41%) Xilinx
10 2 (2.41%) Tufin
10 2 (2.41%) AlgoSec
11 1 (1.20%) Actel
11 1 (1.20%) Splunk
11 1 (1.20%) Cadence
11 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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