The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 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
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 - 314
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.096% - 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% - 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Median salary £57,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 - £38,724
10% offered a salary of more than £74,600 - £75,750
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in the City of London

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in the City of London

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in the City of London

Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 2 (28.57%) E-Procurement
2 2 (28.57%) XMPP
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Human Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAML
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Extranet
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Extranet
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
2 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SAML
1 2 (28.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) E-Procurement
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Human Resource Management
1 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
1 2 (28.57%) WFM
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware