The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 810 837 857
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 95 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.039% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.041% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 60 20 35
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £46,650 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 88 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East +17 53 £55,500 +0.90% 3
Berkshire +30 38 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Reading +29 34 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Surrey -1 12 £65,000 - 1
East of England +5 11 £72,500 +20.83%
East Midlands - 9 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 7 £100,000 +66.66%
Cambridge +1 7 £100,000 +66.66%
Camberley - 7 £65,000 -
Northamptonshire - 7 £45,000 - 1
Scotland -6 6 - - 1
South West -7 6 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Bristol +3 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Aberdeen - 5 - - 1
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Guildford +11 4 £50,000 -
Slough - 4 £50,000 -
Crawley - 4 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 4 £50,000 -
North West +2 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £48,000 -
Cheshire -3 2 - - 1
London -52 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Milton Keynes - 2 £60,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £38,500 -
Chester - 2 - - 1

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 74 (44.31%) Telecoms
2 63 (37.72%) Cisco
3 60 (35.93%) Firewall
4 57 (34.13%) OSPF
5 56 (33.53%) Internet
6 53 (31.74%) SNMP
6 53 (31.74%) Degree
7 52 (31.14%) Validation
8 51 (30.54%) Broadband
8 51 (30.54%) Smartphone
9 50 (29.94%) MPLS
9 50 (29.94%) BGP
10 46 (27.54%) VoIP
11 44 (26.35%) Cisco Nexus
12 43 (25.75%) Network Management
13 38 (22.75%) Retail
13 38 (22.75%) Billing
14 33 (19.76%) Juniper
15 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
15 26 (15.57%) LTE
16 23 (13.77%) Capacity Management
17 22 (13.17%) DNS
17 22 (13.17%) Electronics
18 20 (11.98%) EMC
19 18 (10.78%) 3G
19 18 (10.78%) Network Design
19 18 (10.78%) Wireless
19 18 (10.78%) Manufacturing
20 17 (10.18%) VPN
21 15 (8.98%) Cisco Certification

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (2.99%) AutoCAD
1 5 (2.99%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (1.20%) CATIA
3 1 (0.60%) Windchill
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 60 (35.93%) Firewall
2 57 (34.13%) OSPF
3 56 (33.53%) Internet
4 53 (31.74%) SNMP
5 51 (30.54%) Broadband
6 50 (29.94%) BGP
6 50 (29.94%) MPLS
7 46 (27.54%) VoIP
8 44 (26.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 26 (15.57%) LTE
10 22 (13.17%) DNS
11 18 (10.78%) Wireless
11 18 (10.78%) 3G
12 17 (10.18%) VPN
13 14 (8.38%) IPsec
14 11 (6.59%) Network Security
15 10 (5.99%) TETRA
16 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
16 9 (5.39%) GGSN
16 9 (5.39%) SGSN
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.60%) GCC
2 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 74 (44.31%) Telecoms
2 38 (22.75%) Retail
2 38 (22.75%) Billing
3 22 (13.17%) Electronics
4 18 (10.78%) Manufacturing
5 12 (7.19%) Aerospace
6 9 (5.39%) Automotive
7 6 (3.59%) Marketing
8 2 (1.20%) Finance
9 1 (0.60%) Back Office
9 1 (0.60%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) SOAP
2 1 (0.60%) RESTful
2 1 (0.60%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.54%) Smartphone
2 15 (8.98%) Firmware
3 11 (6.59%) VHDL
3 11 (6.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 10 (5.99%) MPEG
5 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.20%) Equities
6 2 (1.20%) SecurID
6 2 (1.20%) CPLD
6 2 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.40%) Linux
2 3 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.14%) Validation
2 43 (25.75%) Network Management
3 23 (13.77%) Capacity Management
4 18 (10.78%) Network Design
5 15 (8.98%) Load Balancing
6 11 (6.59%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (5.99%) Demand Forecasting
8 9 (5.39%) CAD
9 8 (4.79%) Project Management
10 6 (3.59%) Product Management
11 4 (2.40%) Time Management
11 4 (2.40%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.80%) Logistics
12 3 (1.80%) Software Engineering
12 3 (1.80%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (1.80%) Test Strategy
12 3 (1.80%) Resource Management
13 2 (1.20%) 3D Modelling
13 2 (1.20%) Network Architecture
13 2 (1.20%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.59%) C
1 6 (3.59%) C++
2 3 (1.80%) Assembly Language
3 2 (1.20%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.20%) Python
3 2 (1.20%) Embedded C
3 2 (1.20%) Embedded C++
3 2 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (31.74%) Degree
2 26 (15.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.98%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (7.78%) SC Cleared
5 11 (6.59%) CCNP
6 5 (2.99%) HNC
6 5 (2.99%) HND
6 5 (2.99%) CCIE
7 2 (1.20%) CCSP
7 2 (1.20%) PhD
7 2 (1.20%) CCDP
7 2 (1.20%) CISSP
7 2 (1.20%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.20%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.60%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.60%) CCIP
8 1 (0.60%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) JTAG
3 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (37.72%) Cisco
2 33 (19.76%) Juniper
3 20 (11.98%) EMC
4 15 (8.98%) Huawei
5 14 (8.38%) F5
6 9 (5.39%) Fortinet
7 6 (3.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 5 (2.99%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.40%) SolidWorks
10 3 (1.80%) Nokia
11 2 (1.20%) AlgoSec
11 2 (1.20%) Tufin
12 1 (0.60%) Agilent
12 1 (0.60%) Altera
12 1 (0.60%) Actel
12 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.60%) Cadence
12 1 (0.60%) Xilinx
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