The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 121 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 8 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.42% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
Median salary £45,000 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £67,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £36,250 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -11.04%
Hardware Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1860 2034 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.23% 98.12% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1695 1977
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,644
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Hardware Engineer in the job title.

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +2 7 £50,000 -25.92% 1
Hardware Engineer
East of England

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Hardware 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Electronics
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) Firmware
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) C++
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) ISEB
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) V-Model
6 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) Xen
7 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) FIPS 140-2
7 2 (10.53%) Secure Coding

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) GSM
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (52.63%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.53%) Cryptography
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Arduino
4 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.26%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) CRM
2 3 (15.79%) Logistics
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) SDLC
2 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
2 3 (15.79%) TDD
2 3 (15.79%) V-Model
2 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Secure Coding
3 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C
2 3 (15.79%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Firmware
2 2 (10.53%) LXC
2 2 (10.53%) VirtualBox
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Wall Street Systems
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago