The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 249 266 238
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 15 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.014% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.014% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 12
Average salary £75,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Hardware Engineer
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 East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6812 6968 6479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.71% 96.56% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5574 5644 5248
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 12 £75,000 - 1
East Anglia - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (35.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (32.26%) C++
3 9 (29.03%) Windows
4 8 (25.81%) Electronics
4 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) Linux
5 6 (19.35%) C
5 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
6 4 (12.90%) LXC
6 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
6 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.90%) Use Case
6 4 (12.90%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) FIPS 140-2
6 4 (12.90%) Secure Coding
6 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (12.90%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) MS Office
6 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
6 4 (12.90%) EMC
6 4 (12.90%) Firmware
6 4 (12.90%) Banking
6 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
6 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LAN
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
1 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) RapidIO
General
1 8 (25.81%) Electronics
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) ThreadX
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
1 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (12.90%) Secure Coding
1 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
1 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
1 4 (12.90%) Threat Modelling
1 4 (12.90%) Use Case
1 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (9.68%) SDLC
2 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Logistics
3 2 (6.45%) Network Design
3 2 (6.45%) OO
3 2 (6.45%) OOP
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) C++
2 6 (19.35%) C
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Firmware
1 4 (12.90%) LXC
1 4 (12.90%) VirtualBox
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.90%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) EMC
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) Xilinx
3 2 (6.45%) Atmel
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Intel
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