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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Hardware Engineer
Rank 857 884 853
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Hardware Engineer 12 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.006% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Hardware Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Senior Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram 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 6 May 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 West - 5 £38,500 -
East of England +17 3 £67,500 +28.57% 1
South East +13 2 - - 1
London - 2 £52,500 -
Senior Hardware Engineer
UK

Senior Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 26 (78.79%) C
2 24 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 18 (54.55%) Electronics
4 17 (51.52%) EMC
5 16 (48.48%) Degree
6 12 (36.36%) VHDL
6 12 (36.36%) CAD
7 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
8 9 (27.27%) Firmware
9 8 (24.24%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
9 8 (24.24%) C++
9 8 (24.24%) Physics
10 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
10 6 (18.18%) Linux
10 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
11 5 (15.15%) Embedded C++
11 5 (15.15%) Altera
11 5 (15.15%) Digital Signal Processing
11 5 (15.15%) Signal Processing
12 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
12 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
12 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.12%) JTAG
13 3 (9.09%) Verilog
13 3 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (6.06%) IBM
15 1 (3.03%) LAN
15 1 (3.03%) EPoS
15 1 (3.03%) Chip and PIN

Senior Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) RFID
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
General
1 18 (54.55%) Electronics
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Military
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 12 (36.36%) VHDL
3 8 (24.24%) Physics
3 8 (24.24%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (12.12%) Device Driver
5 3 (9.09%) Verilog
6 1 (3.03%) EPoS
6 1 (3.03%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) CAD
2 5 (15.15%) Digital Signal Processing
2 5 (15.15%) Signal Processing
3 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C
2 8 (24.24%) C++
2 8 (24.24%) Assembly Language
3 6 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) EMC
2 5 (15.15%) Altera
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Google
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension , 26 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago
West Yorkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago