The first table below looks at the demand for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Engineer
Rank 791 759 800
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 79 82 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.081% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.085% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 68 58 48
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,850 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £50,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101620 95984 106229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 83829 80449 91820
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in England

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
South East -4 39 £36,250 -3.33% 3
East Midlands - 13 £42,500 - 1
East of England -18 8 £60,000 +71.42% 2
London -35 8 £30,000 +33.33% 4
North East - 4 £31,000 - 3
Yorkshire -42 3 £22,000 -32.30% 3
West Midlands +10 1 £40,000 +6.66% 3
North West 0 1 £16,000 -41.81%
South West -23 1 £35,000 -
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 62 (41.33%) Electronics
2 51 (34.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 47 (31.33%) EMC
4 44 (29.33%) VHDL
5 41 (27.33%) Linux
6 39 (26.00%) Degree
7 37 (24.67%) Firmware
8 33 (22.00%) C
9 28 (18.67%) Security Cleared
10 27 (18.00%) C++
11 23 (15.33%) Windows
12 20 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 17 (11.33%) Embedded C
14 16 (10.67%) HP
15 15 (10.00%) Embedded C++
15 15 (10.00%) Device Driver
16 14 (9.33%) Telecoms
16 14 (9.33%) Image Processing
17 12 (8.00%) IBM
17 12 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
18 11 (7.33%) System Testing
18 11 (7.33%) SC Cleared
19 10 (6.67%) Firewall
19 10 (6.67%) SAN
19 10 (6.67%) Dell
19 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
19 10 (6.67%) ITIL
19 10 (6.67%) UNIX
19 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
19 10 (6.67%) CMDB

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 10 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) Firewall
1 10 (6.67%) SAN
2 9 (6.00%) Wireless
3 7 (4.67%) NAS
4 6 (4.00%) GPRS
5 5 (3.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.67%) LAN
7 3 (2.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 2 (1.33%) LTE
9 1 (0.67%) FCoE
9 1 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.67%) WAN
9 1 (0.67%) SMTP
9 1 (0.67%) GSM
9 1 (0.67%) DHCP
9 1 (0.67%) FTP
9 1 (0.67%) HTTP
9 1 (0.67%) SNMP
9 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (4.67%) LabVIEW
2 6 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 62 (41.33%) Electronics
2 20 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 14 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.67%) Finance
4 7 (4.67%) Military
5 4 (2.67%) Automotive
6 2 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) Qt
2 1 (0.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (34.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 44 (29.33%) VHDL
3 37 (24.67%) Firmware
4 15 (10.00%) Device Driver
5 12 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (6.67%) CMDB
7 8 (5.33%) Mathematics
7 8 (5.33%) Smart Meter
8 7 (4.67%) Physics
9 6 (4.00%) MPEG
10 4 (2.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (2.00%) DTV
11 3 (2.00%) STB
11 3 (2.00%) CLARiiON
12 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.33%) Statistics
12 2 (1.33%) CPLD
12 2 (1.33%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.33%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.67%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 41 (27.33%) Linux
2 23 (15.33%) Windows
3 10 (6.67%) UNIX
4 6 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.33%) Windows XP Embedded
6 2 (1.33%) AIX
7 1 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.67%) HPUX
7 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (9.33%) Image Processing
2 11 (7.33%) System Testing
3 10 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 10 (6.67%) ITIL
4 9 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 7 (4.67%) Software Engineering
6 6 (4.00%) Information Security
6 6 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 4 (2.67%) Time Management
9 3 (2.00%) Product Management
9 3 (2.00%) Validation
10 2 (1.33%) Requirements Management
10 2 (1.33%) Electronic Design Automation
10 2 (1.33%) OO
10 2 (1.33%) CAD
11 1 (0.67%) Change Control
11 1 (0.67%) Cyber Security
11 1 (0.67%) Signal Processing
11 1 (0.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.00%) C
2 27 (18.00%) C++
3 17 (11.33%) Embedded C
4 15 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 6 (4.00%) C#
6 3 (2.00%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.33%) Java
8 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (26.00%) Degree
2 28 (18.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.00%) HND
5 3 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.00%) CCNA
5 3 (2.00%) PhD
6 2 (1.33%) SNIA Certification
6 2 (1.33%) SCSE
6 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.67%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.67%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (31.33%) EMC
2 16 (10.67%) HP
3 12 (8.00%) IBM
4 10 (6.67%) Dell
5 9 (6.00%) Xilinx
6 8 (5.33%) Cisco
6 8 (5.33%) NetApp
7 7 (4.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (4.00%) Sun
8 6 (4.00%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 5 (3.33%) VMware
10 4 (2.67%) Intel
10 4 (2.67%) Fujitsu
11 3 (2.00%) StorageTek
12 2 (1.33%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle
12 2 (1.33%) SAP
12 2 (1.33%) ADIC
12 2 (1.33%) Juniper
12 2 (1.33%) Riverbed
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Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + healthcare, pension
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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