The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Hardware Engineer
Rank 864 837 859
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Hardware Engineer 13 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.025% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+34.45% -25.62%
Senior 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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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%

Senior Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior Hardware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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 -14 10 £47,500 +90.00% 3
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Senior Hardware Engineer
UK

Senior Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Hardware Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 15 (68.18%) Electronics
2 14 (63.64%) EMC
3 12 (54.55%) Degree
4 11 (50.00%) C
5 10 (45.45%) CAD
6 8 (36.36%) Assembly Language
6 8 (36.36%) Physics
7 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) VHDL
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) GPRS
9 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
9 3 (13.64%) Firmware
9 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
9 3 (13.64%) Wireless
10 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.09%) Product Management
10 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
10 2 (9.09%) STB
10 2 (9.09%) Validation
10 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
10 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
10 2 (9.09%) C++
11 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
11 1 (4.55%) MPEG
11 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001

Senior Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Hardware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) GPRS
1 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 15 (68.18%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (36.36%) Physics
3 4 (18.18%) VHDL
4 3 (13.64%) Smart Meter
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) STB
6 1 (4.55%) MPEG
6 1 (4.55%) DTV
6 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) CAD
2 2 (9.09%) Validation
2 2 (9.09%) Product Management
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C
2 8 (36.36%) Assembly Language
3 2 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) EMC
2 1 (4.55%) Altera
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago