The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Design Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 197 189
Rank change year-on-year +39 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 21 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.64% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.32% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 5
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3133 4380 4832
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.88% 96.58% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2530 3541 3653
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Design Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Design Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Design Engineer in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in Berkshire

Design Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury -1 9 £55,000 +2.32%
Maidenhead - 6 £50,000 -
Reading +24 3 - -
Slough - 1 £67,500 - 1
Design Engineer
South East

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 21 (53.85%) Network Design
2 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
3 18 (46.15%) CCIE
3 18 (46.15%) CCNP
4 17 (43.59%) Data Centre
4 17 (43.59%) CCIP
4 17 (43.59%) Juniper
4 17 (43.59%) MPLS
4 17 (43.59%) JNCIP
4 17 (43.59%) JNCIE
5 10 (25.64%) C
5 10 (25.64%) Schematic Capture
6 9 (23.08%) EMC
7 7 (17.95%) Electronics
8 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) VoIP
9 5 (12.82%) Linux
9 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.26%) Firmware
11 3 (7.69%) VHDL
11 3 (7.69%) Service Management
11 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 17 (43.59%) MPLS
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) VoIP
4 3 (7.69%) FCoE
4 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 3 (7.69%) SNMP
4 3 (7.69%) WAN
5 2 (5.13%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) VoLTE
6 1 (2.56%) BGP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.56%) IGMP
6 1 (2.56%) Multicast
6 1 (2.56%) OSPF
6 1 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
1 3 (7.69%) Redmine
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Electronics
2 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (43.59%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (7.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Network Design
2 10 (25.64%) Schematic Capture
3 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Analytics
4 3 (7.69%) Change Control
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.69%) FPGA Design
4 3 (7.69%) High Availability
4 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 3 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 3 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) User Stories
4 3 (7.69%) V-Model
4 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) C
2 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.69%) C++
2 3 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) CCIE
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 17 (43.59%) CCIP
3 17 (43.59%) JNCIE
3 17 (43.59%) JNCIP
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
5 3 (7.69%) CISSP
5 3 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) GIAC
5 3 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) MCSE
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) SANS
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (7.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
2 3 (7.69%) NFS
2 3 (7.69%) Samba
2 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.13%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Nagios
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
1 3 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.69%) NetApp
4 3 (7.69%) Remedy
4 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Xilinx
5 2 (5.13%) BroadSoft
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
Slough, Berkshire
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