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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 769 807 876
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 111 124 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 101 102 53
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
86621 97333 101655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.27% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 73029 81887 82956
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 27 September 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 +22 45 £45,000 -5.26% 9
East Midlands +24 15 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England +23 15 £40,000 - 1
London +32 13 £25,000 -52.38% 6
Yorkshire +24 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South West -2 7 £32,500 -35.00% 1
North East - 5 £24,000 - 6
West Midlands -19 4 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Hardware Engineer
UK

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 89 (42.79%) Degree
2 86 (41.35%) Electronics
3 61 (29.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 51 (24.52%) C
5 46 (22.12%) VHDL
6 44 (21.15%) Firmware
7 37 (17.79%) Schematic Capture
8 35 (16.83%) Windows
9 34 (16.35%) Embedded Systems
10 33 (15.87%) Validation
11 30 (14.42%) Verilog
11 30 (14.42%) EMC
12 25 (12.02%) CPLD
13 22 (10.58%) Software Engineering
13 22 (10.58%) Linux
13 22 (10.58%) CAD
14 20 (9.62%) MS Office
15 18 (8.65%) ITIL
15 18 (8.65%) Ethernet
15 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
16 17 (8.17%) Synopsys
16 17 (8.17%) MATLAB
16 17 (8.17%) Microsoft
16 17 (8.17%) Assembly Language
16 17 (8.17%) C++
16 17 (8.17%) Signal Processing
17 16 (7.69%) PhD
17 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
17 16 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (7.21%) Video Processing

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 6 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (2.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (9.62%) MS Office
2 7 (3.37%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) Mathcad
4 2 (0.96%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.40%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.65%) Ethernet
2 12 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.37%) Firewall
4 6 (2.88%) 3G
4 6 (2.88%) GSM
4 6 (2.88%) WLAN
5 5 (2.40%) 2G
5 5 (2.40%) GPRS
5 5 (2.40%) RS-232
5 5 (2.40%) RS-485
5 5 (2.40%) UMTS
6 4 (1.92%) xDSL
7 3 (1.44%) ADSL2
7 3 (1.44%) Bluetooth
7 3 (1.44%) Broadband
7 3 (1.44%) LAN
7 3 (1.44%) SAN
7 3 (1.44%) VDSL
7 3 (1.44%) WAN
7 3 (1.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.96%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.96%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.48%) Robot Framework
General
1 86 (41.35%) Electronics
2 18 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.25%) Finance
4 9 (4.33%) Aerospace
4 9 (4.33%) Automotive
4 9 (4.33%) Avionics
4 9 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.88%) French Language
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.48%) German Language
8 1 (0.48%) Law
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) .NET
1 1 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 46 (22.12%) VHDL
3 34 (16.35%) Embedded Systems
4 30 (14.42%) Verilog
5 25 (12.02%) CPLD
6 15 (7.21%) Algorithms
6 15 (7.21%) ASIC
7 11 (5.29%) Physics
8 10 (4.81%) Visualisation
9 9 (4.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.44%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.44%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.44%) Hedge funds
12 2 (0.96%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.83%) Windows
2 22 (10.58%) Linux
3 11 (5.29%) Unix
4 9 (4.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.88%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.44%) Solaris
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.79%) Schematic Capture
2 33 (15.87%) Validation
3 22 (10.58%) CAD
3 22 (10.58%) Software Engineering
4 18 (8.65%) ITIL
5 17 (8.17%) Signal Processing
6 16 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (7.21%) Code Coverage
7 15 (7.21%) Video Processing
8 13 (6.25%) Requirements Management
9 11 (5.29%) PRINCE2
9 11 (5.29%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (5.29%) UML
10 8 (3.85%) Prototyping
11 5 (2.40%) Data Protection
11 5 (2.40%) Line Management
12 4 (1.92%) Business Transformation
12 4 (1.92%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (1.92%) Workflow
13 3 (1.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (24.52%) C
2 17 (8.17%) Assembly Language
2 17 (8.17%) C++
2 17 (8.17%) MATLAB
3 9 (4.33%) Embedded C
4 8 (3.85%) Python
5 5 (2.40%) C#
6 4 (1.92%) Perl
6 4 (1.92%) Tcl
7 3 (1.44%) Embedded C++
7 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.48%) Java
8 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (42.79%) Degree
2 16 (7.69%) PhD
2 16 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.40%) MCDST
6 3 (1.44%) HND
7 2 (0.96%) CCNP
7 2 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.48%) HNC
8 1 (0.48%) ISEB
8 1 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) Def Stans
1 3 (1.44%) DO-254
1 3 (1.44%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.48%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.48%) JTAG
System Software
1 44 (21.15%) Firmware
2 12 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) NFS
4 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) SCCM
2 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (14.42%) EMC
2 17 (8.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.17%) Synopsys
3 14 (6.73%) HP
4 8 (3.85%) Xilinx
5 7 (3.37%) IBM
6 6 (2.88%) Cisco
6 6 (2.88%) Dell
7 5 (2.40%) Apple
7 5 (2.40%) Mentor Graphics
7 5 (2.40%) Sun
7 5 (2.40%) VMware
8 3 (1.44%) Atmel
8 3 (1.44%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.44%) Citrix
8 3 (1.44%) NetApp
8 3 (1.44%) Reuters
9 2 (0.96%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.96%) Juniper
9 2 (0.96%) Nortel
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k plus fantastic benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k Plus Fantastic Benefits Package!
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive DoE
Posted: 6 days ago