Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £66,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Design Engineer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 751 829
Rank change year-on-year -50 +78 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 43 100 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 99 78
London median annual salary £66,250 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.85% +12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £41,250 £37,125
90th Percentile £102,000 £77,500 £65,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Design Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Design Engineer in London

Design Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Design Engineer in London

Design Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Design Engineer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Design Engineer in London

Design Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Design Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +8 8 £67,500 -3.57% 1
South London +4 1 £45,000 +2.86%
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 London region featuring Design Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 22 (51.16%) Finance
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
3 20 (46.51%) Linux
4 18 (41.86%) Banking
4 18 (41.86%) Skype for Business
4 18 (41.86%) Unified Communications
4 18 (41.86%) Skype
5 17 (39.53%) Polycom
6 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (37.21%) Collaborative Working
6 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
7 15 (34.88%) Multimedia
8 14 (32.56%) Asset Management
8 14 (32.56%) Wealth Management
8 14 (32.56%) Investment Banking
8 14 (32.56%) Retail Banking
9 11 (25.58%) Network Design
10 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (20.93%) Juniper
12 8 (18.60%) CCIE
12 8 (18.60%) CCNP
12 8 (18.60%) OSPF
12 8 (18.60%) BGP
12 8 (18.60%) VPN
13 7 (16.28%) Degree
13 7 (16.28%) WAN
14 6 (13.95%) IPv4
14 6 (13.95%) IPv6
14 6 (13.95%) LAN

Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (41.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) Skype
1 18 (41.86%) Unified Communications
2 8 (18.60%) BGP
2 8 (18.60%) OSPF
2 8 (18.60%) VPN
3 7 (16.28%) WAN
4 6 (13.95%) IPv4
4 6 (13.95%) IPv6
4 6 (13.95%) LAN
4 6 (13.95%) MPLS
4 6 (13.95%) VLAN
5 3 (6.98%) Firewall
5 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.65%) ICMP
6 2 (4.65%) IGMP
6 2 (4.65%) Multicast
6 2 (4.65%) Network Security
6 2 (4.65%) Wireless
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Banking
3 15 (34.88%) Multimedia
4 14 (32.56%) Investment Banking
4 14 (32.56%) Retail Banking
5 6 (13.95%) Electronics
6 3 (6.98%) Marketing
7 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
8 1 (2.33%) Automotive
8 1 (2.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (2.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) SAML
1 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) VHDL
5 1 (2.33%) ASIC
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Linux
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Collaborative Working
2 14 (32.56%) Asset Management
2 14 (32.56%) Wealth Management
3 11 (25.58%) Network Design
4 6 (13.95%) DDoS Mitigation
4 6 (13.95%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) CAD
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.65%) IC Design
6 2 (4.65%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.65%) Physics
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (2.33%) Line Management
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile Transformation
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Python
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCIE
2 8 (18.60%) CCNP
3 7 (16.28%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CEH
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) GIAC
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Cisco
2 17 (39.53%) Polycom
3 9 (20.93%) Juniper
4 6 (13.95%) Huawei
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) Arista
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.33%) Sage