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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 779 837 863
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 98 101 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.10% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 89 92 52
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
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
81095 95808 102984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.64% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67904 80693 85946
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +66 40 £29,000 -35.55% 2
East of England +23 15 £40,000 - 4
London +38 13 £22,000 -45.00% 5
East Midlands +11 12 £40,000 +14.28% 1
West Midlands -7 10 £50,000 +53.84%
North East +12 3 £25,000 -24.24%
North West -18 3 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Yorkshire +22 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 75 (37.69%) Electronics
2 62 (31.16%) Degree
3 58 (29.15%) Windows
4 46 (23.12%) C
5 41 (20.60%) EMC
6 40 (20.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 36 (18.09%) Firmware
8 35 (17.59%) Linux
9 32 (16.08%) VHDL
10 27 (13.57%) Verilog
10 27 (13.57%) Schematic Capture
11 25 (12.56%) CAD
11 25 (12.56%) Ethernet
12 24 (12.06%) MS Office
12 24 (12.06%) Validation
13 23 (11.56%) C++
13 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
14 22 (11.06%) Windows Server
15 21 (10.55%) Unix
15 21 (10.55%) Data Centre
16 19 (9.55%) Signal Processing
16 19 (9.55%) ITIL
17 18 (9.05%) MATLAB
17 18 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (9.05%) Security Cleared
17 18 (9.05%) Video Processing
18 17 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
19 16 (8.04%) Algorithms
19 16 (8.04%) ASIC
20 15 (7.54%) Synopsys

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (12.06%) MS Office
2 12 (6.03%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.02%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.51%) OrCAD
5 2 (1.01%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.56%) Ethernet
2 14 (7.04%) RS-485
3 12 (6.03%) Firewall
4 7 (3.52%) GPRS
4 7 (3.52%) GSM
4 7 (3.52%) WLAN
5 6 (3.02%) RS-232
6 5 (2.51%) 2G
6 5 (2.51%) 3G
6 5 (2.51%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.51%) UMTS
7 4 (2.01%) Internet
7 4 (2.01%) LAN
7 4 (2.01%) Wireless
7 4 (2.01%) xDSL
8 3 (1.51%) ADSL2
8 3 (1.51%) Broadband
8 3 (1.51%) VDSL
8 3 (1.51%) WAN
9 2 (1.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.52%) Big Data
2 3 (1.51%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.51%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (37.69%) Electronics
2 11 (5.53%) Finance
3 10 (5.03%) Automotive
3 10 (5.03%) Avionics
4 9 (4.52%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.02%) French Language
6 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.01%) Games
7 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 40 (20.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 32 (16.08%) VHDL
3 27 (13.57%) Verilog
4 21 (10.55%) Data Centre
5 17 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (8.04%) Algorithms
6 16 (8.04%) ASIC
7 14 (7.04%) CPLD
8 11 (5.53%) Visualisation
9 10 (5.03%) Driving Licence
9 10 (5.03%) Physics
10 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (3.02%) iPad
10 6 (3.02%) Neural Network
11 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
12 4 (2.01%) Telematics
13 3 (1.51%) CCTV
14 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (1.01%) Internet of Things
14 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.15%) Windows
2 35 (17.59%) Linux
3 22 (11.06%) Windows Server
4 21 (10.55%) Unix
5 11 (5.53%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.52%) AIX
7 6 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.51%) Solaris
8 3 (1.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.57%) Schematic Capture
2 25 (12.56%) CAD
3 24 (12.06%) Validation
4 19 (9.55%) ITIL
4 19 (9.55%) Signal Processing
5 18 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.05%) Video Processing
6 12 (6.03%) Code Coverage
6 12 (6.03%) FPGA Design
6 12 (6.03%) PRINCE2
6 12 (6.03%) Requirements Management
6 12 (6.03%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (6.03%) UML
7 10 (5.03%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.02%) Prototyping
9 6 (3.02%) Coaching
9 6 (3.02%) Computer Vision
9 6 (3.02%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.02%) Project Management
10 5 (2.51%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.12%) C
2 23 (11.56%) C++
3 18 (9.05%) MATLAB
4 14 (7.04%) C#
5 11 (5.53%) Python
6 9 (4.52%) Assembly Language
6 9 (4.52%) Perl
6 9 (4.52%) Tcl
7 8 (4.02%) Embedded C
7 8 (4.02%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.01%) Embedded C++
8 4 (2.01%) SQL
9 1 (0.50%) Java
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (31.16%) Degree
2 18 (9.05%) Security Cleared
3 15 (7.54%) SC Cleared
4 12 (6.03%) PhD
5 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (3.02%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.51%) MCDST
8 1 (0.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.02%) Def Stans
1 8 (4.02%) SLA
2 5 (2.51%) DO-254
3 4 (2.01%) QA
4 3 (1.51%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.51%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.50%) ISO22301
System Software
1 36 (18.09%) Firmware
2 13 (6.53%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.01%) vSphere
6 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (20.60%) EMC
2 23 (11.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.54%) Synopsys
4 14 (7.04%) HP
5 13 (6.53%) IBM
6 11 (5.53%) Dell
6 11 (5.53%) VMware
7 10 (5.03%) Oracle
8 9 (4.52%) Sun
9 8 (4.02%) Citrix
10 5 (2.51%) Apple
10 5 (2.51%) Xilinx
11 3 (1.51%) Atmel
12 2 (1.01%) Cisco
12 2 (1.01%) Freescale
12 2 (1.01%) Fujitsu
12 2 (1.01%) Mentor Graphics
12 2 (1.01%) NEC
12 2 (1.01%) Veeam
13 1 (0.50%) NetApp
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