The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 411 426 437
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 30 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 40
Median salary £45,863 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Hardware Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17951 20114 21982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.18% 96.79% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15265 16515 17511
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
East Sussex - 14 £50,000 - 1
Surrey +24 5 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire +1 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £43,750 - 2
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £35,000 +3.70%
Berkshire -12 1 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 South East region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (60.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 39 (50.00%) Electronics
3 35 (44.87%) C
4 28 (35.90%) Firmware
4 28 (35.90%) Degree
5 25 (32.05%) Schematic Capture
6 21 (26.92%) CPLD
7 18 (23.08%) EMC
8 17 (21.79%) VHDL
9 14 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
10 13 (16.67%) CAD
11 12 (15.38%) Linux
12 10 (12.82%) Physics
12 10 (12.82%) Validation
12 10 (12.82%) Windows
12 10 (12.82%) C++
13 9 (11.54%) Ethernet
14 8 (10.26%) Def Stans
15 7 (8.97%) Firewall
15 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
16 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (7.69%) Requirements Management
16 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
16 6 (7.69%) Java
17 5 (6.41%) ITIL
17 5 (6.41%) C#
17 5 (6.41%) LAN
17 5 (6.41%) WAN
17 5 (6.41%) Cisco

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.28%) EPLAN
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Ethernet
2 7 (8.97%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) LAN
3 5 (6.41%) WAN
3 5 (6.41%) Wireless
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) 3G
6 1 (1.28%) 4G
6 1 (1.28%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.28%) NAS
6 1 (1.28%) Profibus
6 1 (1.28%) RS-232
6 1 (1.28%) RS-485
6 1 (1.28%) SAN
6 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.28%) Robot Framework
General
1 39 (50.00%) Electronics
2 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.41%) Military
5 4 (5.13%) Finance
6 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.85%) Avionics
7 1 (1.28%) Automotive
7 1 (1.28%) German Language
7 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 47 (60.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (26.92%) CPLD
3 17 (21.79%) VHDL
4 14 (17.95%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (12.82%) Physics
6 5 (6.41%) Cybercrime
6 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) CMDB
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.28%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) Schematic Capture
2 13 (16.67%) CAD
2 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (12.82%) Validation
4 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.69%) Requirements Management
5 5 (6.41%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (6.41%) ITIL
5 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) Signal Processing
6 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (5.13%) UML
6 4 (5.13%) Workflow
7 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.56%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.28%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) C
2 10 (12.82%) C++
3 6 (7.69%) Java
4 5 (6.41%) C#
4 5 (6.41%) MATLAB
5 4 (5.13%) Assembly Language
6 2 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Delphi
7 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) CCNP
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.56%) HND
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
4 1 (1.28%) PhD
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) Def Stans
2 3 (3.85%) DO-254
2 3 (3.85%) ISO 9000
3 2 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) EMC
2 5 (6.41%) Agilent
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco
3 4 (5.13%) Dell
3 4 (5.13%) HP
3 4 (5.13%) IBM
3 4 (5.13%) NetApp
4 3 (3.85%) Altera
4 3 (3.85%) Nortel
4 3 (3.85%) Sun
4 3 (3.85%) Synplicity
4 3 (3.85%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.28%) Atmel
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
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