The median annual salary for a Design Engineer was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 627 579
Rank change year-on-year +60 -48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Design Engineer 21 27 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.064% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.066% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 72
Median salary £77,500 £67,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.81% +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £35,000 £38,177
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
City of London +37 2 £57,500 -28.12%
Design Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 46 (60.53%) Cisco
2 30 (39.47%) Network Design
3 28 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (35.53%) CCNP
5 23 (30.26%) Firewall
6 21 (27.63%) BGP
7 18 (23.68%) Juniper
7 18 (23.68%) Finance
8 17 (22.37%) F5
9 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (21.05%) VMware
10 15 (19.74%) VHDL
10 15 (19.74%) Verilog
10 15 (19.74%) Apple
10 15 (19.74%) WAN
10 15 (19.74%) LAN
10 15 (19.74%) Computer Architecture
11 14 (18.42%) Data Centre
11 14 (18.42%) VPN
11 14 (18.42%) OSPF
11 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
12 13 (17.11%) Windows
13 12 (15.79%) Unix
13 12 (15.79%) Wireless
13 12 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (14.47%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (14.47%) MPLS
14 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
15 10 (13.16%) Linux
15 10 (13.16%) Microsoft

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 8 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
1 9 (11.84%) MS Office
1 9 (11.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) BGP
3 15 (19.74%) LAN
3 15 (19.74%) WAN
4 14 (18.42%) OSPF
4 14 (18.42%) VPN
5 12 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (15.79%) Wireless
6 11 (14.47%) MPLS
7 10 (13.16%) Cisco IPT
8 8 (10.53%) VLAN
9 7 (9.21%) Multicast
9 7 (9.21%) SNMP
10 6 (7.89%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (6.58%) IPv4
12 4 (5.26%) DNS
12 4 (5.26%) ICMP
12 4 (5.26%) IPsec
12 4 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MSTest
1 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 10 (13.16%) Banking
4 8 (10.53%) Back Office
4 8 (10.53%) Law
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (2.63%) German Language
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) OpenCL
1 6 (7.89%) OpenGL
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Verilog
1 15 (19.74%) VHDL
2 14 (18.42%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.95%) IVR
5 1 (1.32%) CCTV
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
2 12 (15.79%) Unix
3 10 (13.16%) Linux
4 8 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.63%) VMS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Network Design
2 15 (19.74%) Computer Architecture
3 11 (14.47%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (13.16%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (13.16%) Line Management
4 10 (13.16%) Load Balancing
4 10 (13.16%) Time Management
5 6 (7.89%) ITIL
5 6 (7.89%) Project Management
6 5 (6.58%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (6.58%) High Availability
7 4 (5.26%) Change Management
7 4 (5.26%) Network Management
8 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.95%) Communications Security
8 3 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (3.95%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.63%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.63%) Security Patching
9 2 (2.63%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) Perl
1 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 6 (7.89%) Tcl
3 4 (5.26%) C
4 2 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) C#
5 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 28 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (35.53%) CCNP
3 9 (11.84%) PhD
4 8 (10.53%) CCIE
4 8 (10.53%) Degree
5 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.95%) CCVP
6 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) CCDP
7 2 (2.63%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) JSP 440
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (11.84%) SCCM
2 9 (11.84%) SCOM
3 5 (6.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) WMI
4 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.32%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 46 (60.53%) Cisco
2 18 (23.68%) Juniper
3 17 (22.37%) F5
4 16 (21.05%) VMware
5 15 (19.74%) Apple
6 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.58%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.26%) HP
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) EMC
9 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.95%) NetApp
9 3 (3.95%) Tandberg
10 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.63%) Imperva
10 2 (2.63%) LogLogic
11 1 (1.32%) BMC
11 1 (1.32%) Huawei
11 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
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