Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Design Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Thames Valley during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Senior Design Engineer
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 352 393
Rank change year-on-year +20 +41 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Design Engineer 11 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.095% 0.10% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.11% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Thames Valley median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04% +35.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley. 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
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies in the Thames Valley with a recognized job title 11,158 11,136 14,251
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.21% 96.33% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9,241 9,074 11,471
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,250 £70,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Senior Design Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Design Engineer in the Thames Valley

Senior Design Engineer
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for Senior Design Engineer in the Thames Valley

Senior Design Engineer
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Design Engineer within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Berkshire -8 6 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £55,000 - 3
Senior Design Engineer
South East

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Senior Design Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Thames Valley region featuring Senior Design Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
1 5 (45.45%) SOLIDWORKS
1 5 (45.45%) CAD
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Firmware
2 4 (36.36%) Xilinx
2 4 (36.36%) Altera
2 4 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF

Senior Design Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 5 (45.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Akamai
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HSRP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 4 (36.36%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CAD
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE Data Center
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CME
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Altera
1 4 (36.36%) Xilinx
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
3 1 (9.09%) Prolexic
3 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
3 1 (9.09%) Zscaler