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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 246 255 240
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.052% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.054% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £53,500 £60,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.83% +126.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -17.85%
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
6950 7441 6874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.05% 96.30% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5898 6121 5897
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Suffolk - 4 £49,250 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +23 1 £67,500 +12.50% 1
Essex - 1 - - 1
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 13 (76.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (64.71%) C
3 10 (58.82%) Manufacturing
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Electronics
5 8 (47.06%) VHDL
5 8 (47.06%) Verilog
6 7 (41.18%) C++
6 7 (41.18%) EMC
6 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
9 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
9 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
9 3 (17.65%) Validation
10 2 (11.76%) MS Office
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) Xilinx
10 2 (11.76%) Atmel
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 1 (5.88%) GPGPU
11 1 (5.88%) SAS
11 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
11 1 (5.88%) Intel
11 1 (5.88%) Flash
11 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
General
1 10 (58.82%) Manufacturing
2 8 (47.06%) Electronics
3 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (47.06%) VHDL
2 8 (47.06%) Verilog
3 7 (41.18%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (5.88%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
2 3 (17.65%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C
2 7 (41.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) EMC
2 2 (11.76%) Xilinx
2 2 (11.76%) Atmel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Intel
Felixstowe, Suffolk
Itron Holding France
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Specialised Imaging
Posted: 15 days ago