The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 765 817 785
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 101 84 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.077% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.081% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 85 69 58
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.33%
Hardware Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
South East -6 29 £50,000 +42.85% 14
East Midlands +10 23 £36,250 -14.70% 1
London +39 20 £52,500 +75.00% 2
North West +6 8 £19,500 +21.87% 4
East of England +4 6 £60,500 +0.83% 3
South West -7 6 £50,000 +42.85% 3
West Midlands +7 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North East -15 3 £35,000 +12.90%
Yorkshire +1 1 £25,000 +13.63%
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 76 (42.46%) C
1 76 (42.46%) Electronics
2 74 (41.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 74 (41.34%) Degree
3 68 (37.99%) Firmware
3 68 (37.99%) C++
4 67 (37.43%) VHDL
5 61 (34.08%) EMC
6 42 (23.46%) Embedded Systems
7 33 (18.44%) Linux
8 31 (17.32%) Software Engineering
9 28 (15.64%) Validation
9 28 (15.64%) Security Cleared
9 28 (15.64%) Embedded C
10 23 (12.85%) Verilog
11 22 (12.29%) Embedded C++
11 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (11.17%) Manufacturing
12 20 (11.17%) SC Cleared
13 19 (10.61%) Automotive
14 18 (10.06%) Windows
15 17 (9.50%) Visual Studio
15 17 (9.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 17 (9.50%) Mentor Graphics
15 17 (9.50%) Telematics
15 17 (9.50%) NEC
15 17 (9.50%) Fujitsu
15 17 (9.50%) Freescale
15 17 (9.50%) Atmel
16 13 (7.26%) Xilinx

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.79%) Lync
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.91%) Firewall
3 5 (2.79%) InfiniBand
3 5 (2.79%) LAN
3 5 (2.79%) WAN
4 2 (1.12%) 3G
4 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) Internet
5 1 (0.56%) DSL
5 1 (0.56%) Skype
5 1 (0.56%) Wireless
5 1 (0.56%) ISDN
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.91%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.56%) Subversion
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (42.46%) Electronics
2 20 (11.17%) Manufacturing
3 19 (10.61%) Automotive
4 8 (4.47%) Military
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Finance
6 4 (2.23%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.68%) Advertising
8 2 (1.12%) Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 2 (1.12%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 74 (41.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 67 (37.43%) VHDL
3 42 (23.46%) Embedded Systems
4 23 (12.85%) Verilog
5 22 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (9.50%) Telematics
6 17 (9.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (6.15%) Data Centre
8 9 (5.03%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.91%) Physics
9 7 (3.91%) Computer Science
10 6 (3.35%) EPoS
11 5 (2.79%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.23%) Device Driver
13 2 (1.12%) ASIC
13 2 (1.12%) CPLD
13 2 (1.12%) Data Conversion
13 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.56%) Arduino
14 1 (0.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.44%) Linux
2 18 (10.06%) Windows
3 8 (4.47%) UNIX
4 6 (3.35%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.56%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.32%) Software Engineering
2 28 (15.64%) Validation
3 12 (6.70%) Signal Processing
3 12 (6.70%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (5.59%) Video Processing
5 9 (5.03%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.47%) Time Management
7 6 (3.35%) OO
7 6 (3.35%) Cyber Security
8 5 (2.79%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.23%) CAD
9 4 (2.23%) CAE
10 3 (1.68%) OOP
10 3 (1.68%) Network Design
10 3 (1.68%) Stress Analysis
10 3 (1.68%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (1.68%) Business Transformation
11 2 (1.12%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (1.12%) Image Processing
11 2 (1.12%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (42.46%) C
2 68 (37.99%) C++
3 28 (15.64%) Embedded C
4 22 (12.29%) Embedded C++
5 10 (5.59%) Java
6 9 (5.03%) Perl
6 9 (5.03%) Python
7 8 (4.47%) Tcl
7 8 (4.47%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.68%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.12%) C#
9 2 (1.12%) VB
9 2 (1.12%) VB6
10 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 74 (41.34%) Degree
2 28 (15.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (11.17%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.35%) MCP
5 4 (2.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.12%) DCSE
6 2 (1.12%) HP APS
6 2 (1.12%) Server+ Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
7 1 (0.56%) MCSA
7 1 (0.56%) PhD
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) ISO 9000
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.68%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 68 (37.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 61 (34.08%) EMC
2 17 (9.50%) NEC
2 17 (9.50%) Mentor Graphics
2 17 (9.50%) Fujitsu
2 17 (9.50%) Atmel
2 17 (9.50%) Freescale
3 13 (7.26%) Xilinx
3 13 (7.26%) HP
4 10 (5.59%) Cisco
4 10 (5.59%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.03%) Synopsys
6 8 (4.47%) F5
6 8 (4.47%) Blue Coat
6 8 (4.47%) Juniper
7 7 (3.91%) IBM
8 6 (3.35%) Riverbed
8 6 (3.35%) Altera
9 4 (2.23%) Cadence
9 4 (2.23%) Dell
10 3 (1.68%) NetApp
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £28k - 35k per year
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Salary: ben
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + London Weighting & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: company bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
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Milton Keynes
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Ipswich
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension , 26 Days Holiday
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Somerset
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