The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
UK / England
Rank 732 803 854
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 101 117 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 84 108 70
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,925
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -

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
76467 91104 96733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.47% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63889 77095 80374
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
South East +39 29 £36,250 -2.02% 2
East of England +30 26 £45,000 -40.00% 4
London +51 19 £30,000 -1.63% 3
West Midlands +40 13 £50,000 +53.84%
East Midlands -2 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West -5 6 - -
South West +8 1 £17,250 -41.02%
North East -2 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 England region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (36.36%) Windows
2 47 (23.74%) C
3 43 (21.72%) EMC
4 42 (21.21%) Electronics
5 41 (20.71%) Firmware
6 38 (19.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 34 (17.17%) Degree
7 34 (17.17%) Linux
8 30 (15.15%) Ethernet
9 29 (14.65%) VHDL
10 27 (13.64%) Verilog
10 27 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 24 (12.12%) Windows Server
12 22 (11.11%) C++
12 22 (11.11%) MS Office
13 19 (9.60%) Security Cleared
14 17 (8.59%) C#
14 17 (8.59%) Active Directory
14 17 (8.59%) ASIC
15 16 (8.08%) IBM
15 16 (8.08%) Firewall
15 16 (8.08%) Video Processing
15 16 (8.08%) Signal Processing
15 16 (8.08%) Data Centre
15 16 (8.08%) Driving Licence
16 15 (7.58%) RS-485
16 15 (7.58%) Algorithms
16 15 (7.58%) Windows 7
16 15 (7.58%) Project Management
17 14 (7.07%) MATLAB

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 22 (11.11%) MS Office
2 14 (7.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.01%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.51%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.15%) Ethernet
2 16 (8.08%) Firewall
3 15 (7.58%) RS-485
4 10 (5.05%) Internet
5 8 (4.04%) GPRS
6 7 (3.54%) LAN
6 7 (3.54%) RS-232
6 7 (3.54%) WLAN
7 6 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.53%) Bluetooth
9 4 (2.02%) GSM
9 4 (2.02%) Wireless
10 3 (1.52%) InfiniBand
10 3 (1.52%) Intranet
10 3 (1.52%) SAN
11 2 (1.01%) 3G
11 2 (1.01%) UMTS
11 2 (1.01%) VoIP
11 2 (1.01%) WAN
11 2 (1.01%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.52%) Big Data
1 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
1 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.51%) LabVIEW
General
1 42 (21.21%) Electronics
2 8 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.02%) Games
4 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.52%) Finance
5 1 (0.51%) Automotive
5 1 (0.51%) Avionics
5 1 (0.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 29 (14.65%) VHDL
3 27 (13.64%) Verilog
4 17 (8.59%) ASIC
5 16 (8.08%) Data Centre
5 16 (8.08%) Driving Licence
6 15 (7.58%) Algorithms
7 11 (5.56%) iPad
8 10 (5.05%) CPLD
8 10 (5.05%) Embedded Systems
9 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
9 6 (3.03%) Device Driver
9 6 (3.03%) Internet of Things
9 6 (3.03%) iSeries
10 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.02%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.52%) CCTV
11 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.01%) EMC VNX
12 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 72 (36.36%) Windows
2 34 (17.17%) Linux
3 24 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 14 (7.07%) Unix
6 11 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.55%) AIX
8 4 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.52%) VMS
9 3 (1.52%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.51%) Solaris
10 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (8.08%) Signal Processing
1 16 (8.08%) Video Processing
2 15 (7.58%) Project Management
3 14 (7.07%) Schematic Capture
4 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 10 (5.05%) CAD
6 10 (5.05%) Coaching
6 10 (5.05%) ITIL
6 10 (5.05%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.05%) Mentoring
6 10 (5.05%) Software Engineering
7 9 (4.55%) Computer Vision
7 9 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (4.55%) Neural Network
7 9 (4.55%) Prototyping
8 8 (4.04%) FPGA Design
8 8 (4.04%) Network Design
9 7 (3.54%) Code Coverage
10 6 (3.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.74%) C
2 22 (11.11%) C++
3 17 (8.59%) C#
4 14 (7.07%) MATLAB
5 13 (6.57%) Python
6 12 (6.06%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.56%) Perl
7 11 (5.56%) Tcl
8 10 (5.05%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.02%) Java
9 4 (2.02%) SQL
10 2 (1.01%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.51%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (17.17%) Degree
2 19 (9.60%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.56%) DBS Check
5 8 (4.04%) PhD
6 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.53%) MCDST
8 4 (2.02%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.51%) CCNA
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.51%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.05%) SLA
2 8 (4.04%) Def Stans
3 4 (2.02%) QA
4 3 (1.52%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.01%) DO-254
5 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.51%) ISO22301
System Software
1 41 (20.71%) Firmware
2 17 (8.59%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 43 (21.72%) EMC
2 27 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (8.08%) IBM
4 14 (7.07%) HP
5 13 (6.57%) Dell
6 12 (6.06%) VMware
7 11 (5.56%) Sun
8 10 (5.05%) Oracle
9 9 (4.55%) Apple
9 9 (4.55%) Synopsys
10 8 (4.04%) Citrix
11 4 (2.02%) Cisco
12 3 (1.52%) NetApp
13 2 (1.01%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.01%) EqualLogic
13 2 (1.01%) Hitachi
13 2 (1.01%) Xilinx
14 1 (0.51%) SOTI
14 1 (0.51%) Supermicro
14 1 (0.51%) Veeam
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