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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Design Engineer
Rank 858 846 849
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 47 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.025% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.027% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 37
Average salary £60,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £50,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.22% +19.41%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
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 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 40 £60,000 +16.50% 8
South East -3 22 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Berkshire +3 18 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Reading +2 17 £60,250 +20.50%
East of England -8 10 £72,500 +39.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Cambridge +3 8 £72,500 +20.83% 1
Scotland - 7 - -
Aberdeen - 6 - -
London +4 3 £72,500 +16.00%
Hampshire -9 2 £47,500 +21.79%
Nottinghamshire - 2 £38,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £38,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £38,500 -
Rugby - 2 £40,000 -
Essex +6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £67,500 +87.50% 1
Southampton 0 1 £45,000 +15.38%
Manchester -8 1 - - 1
Surrey -12 1 £65,000 +44.44%
North West -17 1 - - 3
Suffolk - 1 - -
Marlow - 1 £67,500 -
Harrow - 1 £67,500 -
Altrincham - 1 - -
Andover - 1 £50,000 -
Basildon - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £65,000 -

Senior Design Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 63 (43.15%) Telecoms
2 55 (37.67%) Degree
3 54 (36.99%) Cisco
4 50 (34.25%) Internet
4 50 (34.25%) Validation
4 50 (34.25%) Firewall
5 46 (31.51%) OSPF
6 43 (29.45%) Broadband
6 43 (29.45%) Smartphone
7 40 (27.40%) SNMP
7 40 (27.40%) MPLS
8 39 (26.71%) BGP
9 35 (23.97%) Juniper
10 32 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (21.23%) VoIP
12 30 (20.55%) Network Management
13 28 (19.18%) Retail
14 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
15 25 (17.12%) Billing
16 22 (15.07%) Network Design
17 21 (14.38%) LTE
18 19 (13.01%) Capacity Management
19 18 (12.33%) Wireless
19 18 (12.33%) VPN
19 18 (12.33%) EMC
20 17 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
21 16 (10.96%) TCP/IP
21 16 (10.96%) Load Balancing
22 15 (10.27%) Huawei
22 15 (10.27%) F5

Senior Design Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.05%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) Windchill
3 1 (0.68%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.25%) Internet
1 50 (34.25%) Firewall
2 46 (31.51%) OSPF
3 43 (29.45%) Broadband
4 40 (27.40%) SNMP
4 40 (27.40%) MPLS
5 39 (26.71%) BGP
6 32 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 31 (21.23%) VoIP
8 21 (14.38%) LTE
9 18 (12.33%) VPN
9 18 (12.33%) Wireless
10 16 (10.96%) TCP/IP
11 15 (10.27%) IPsec
12 14 (9.59%) 3G
13 11 (7.53%) Network Security
14 10 (6.85%) DNS
14 10 (6.85%) HTTP
15 9 (6.16%) SMTP
15 9 (6.16%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.68%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.68%) GCC
General
1 63 (43.15%) Telecoms
2 28 (19.18%) Retail
3 25 (17.12%) Billing
4 13 (8.90%) Electronics
5 12 (8.22%) Aerospace
5 12 (8.22%) Marketing
6 9 (6.16%) Manufacturing
7 7 (4.79%) Automotive
8 2 (1.37%) Finance
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.16%) SOAP
2 1 (0.68%) RESTful
2 1 (0.68%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.68%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.68%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (29.45%) Smartphone
2 12 (8.22%) Firmware
3 11 (7.53%) VHDL
4 10 (6.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (6.16%) MPEG
6 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (1.37%) Equities
8 2 (1.37%) SecurID
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
9 1 (0.68%) Verilog
9 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.42%) Windows
2 4 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (34.25%) Validation
2 30 (20.55%) Network Management
3 22 (15.07%) Network Design
4 19 (13.01%) Capacity Management
5 16 (10.96%) Load Balancing
6 11 (7.53%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (6.85%) Demand Forecasting
8 7 (4.79%) CAD
8 7 (4.79%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.11%) Project Management
10 5 (3.42%) Line Management
11 4 (2.74%) Configuration Management
11 4 (2.74%) Product Management
12 3 (2.05%) Resource Management
12 3 (2.05%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (2.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.05%) Test Strategy
12 3 (2.05%) Coaching
13 2 (1.37%) eTOM
13 2 (1.37%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.11%) C
1 6 (4.11%) C++
2 4 (2.74%) Perl
2 4 (2.74%) Python
3 3 (2.05%) Embedded C
3 3 (2.05%) Assembly Language
4 2 (1.37%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (37.67%) Degree
2 26 (17.81%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.64%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (8.90%) CCNP
4 13 (8.90%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) CCIE
6 5 (3.42%) HND
7 4 (2.74%) CCDP
8 3 (2.05%) HNC
9 2 (1.37%) CISSP
9 2 (1.37%) CCSP
9 2 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (1.37%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (1.37%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.68%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.68%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.68%) MCSE
10 1 (0.68%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) JTAG
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 54 (36.99%) Cisco
2 35 (23.97%) Juniper
3 18 (12.33%) EMC
4 15 (10.27%) Huawei
4 15 (10.27%) F5
5 9 (6.16%) Fortinet
6 5 (3.42%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.37%) Nokia
8 2 (1.37%) Tufin
8 2 (1.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.37%) Xilinx
8 2 (1.37%) SolidWorks
8 2 (1.37%) VMware
8 2 (1.37%) AlgoSec
9 1 (0.68%) Cadence
9 1 (0.68%) Altera
9 1 (0.68%) Actel
9 1 (0.68%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.68%) HP
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