The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
England / North East
Rank 70 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.65% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
598 600 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.99% 97.40% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 540 512 588
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Durham -3 1 £35,000 +6.06%
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (25.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware