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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 401 453 434
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 45 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.094% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.097% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 36
Median salary £41,250 £46,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +54.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
18504 20599 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.99% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15728 16476 18291
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 - 12 £47,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +27 8 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Berkshire - 8 £37,500 -
Surrey +2 6 £26,000 -48.00%
Hampshire +5 3 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +1 3 £37,500 -2.59%
Middlesex +8 2 £33,750 -
Kent -3 2 £35,250 -29.50%
West Sussex -8 1 £42,500 +60.37%
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 43 (55.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 35 (44.87%) C
3 31 (39.74%) Electronics
4 28 (35.90%) Firmware
5 22 (28.21%) Degree
6 21 (26.92%) Schematic Capture
7 20 (25.64%) VHDL
8 19 (24.36%) CPLD
9 16 (20.51%) Embedded Systems
10 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 14 (17.95%) Linux
11 14 (17.95%) EMC
12 13 (16.67%) C++
13 9 (11.54%) Firewall
13 9 (11.54%) Java
13 9 (11.54%) Windows
14 8 (10.26%) Ethernet
14 8 (10.26%) CAD
15 7 (8.97%) Validation
15 7 (8.97%) LAN
15 7 (8.97%) WAN
15 7 (8.97%) Embedded C++
15 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.97%) Def Stans
16 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
16 6 (7.69%) Physics
16 6 (7.69%) Verilog
16 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
17 5 (6.41%) NetApp
17 5 (6.41%) Wireless

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 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) OrCAD
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.28%) EPLAN
3 1 (1.28%) Maya
3 1 (1.28%) MODO
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.28%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) Ethernet
3 7 (8.97%) LAN
3 7 (8.97%) WAN
4 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.41%) Wireless
5 4 (5.13%) 3G
6 3 (3.85%) RS-232
6 3 (3.85%) RS-485
7 2 (2.56%) NAS
7 2 (2.56%) SAN
7 2 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.28%) FlexRay
8 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.28%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Robot Framework
General
1 31 (39.74%) Electronics
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.41%) Military
4 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 43 (55.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (25.64%) VHDL
3 19 (24.36%) CPLD
4 16 (20.51%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (7.69%) Physics
5 6 (7.69%) Verilog
6 5 (6.41%) Cybercrime
6 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.13%) Tandem
8 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.56%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.28%) CMDB
9 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 9 (11.54%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.56%) Android
4 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Schematic Capture
2 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 8 (10.26%) CAD
4 7 (8.97%) Validation
5 5 (6.41%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) Signal Processing
6 4 (5.13%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.13%) Workflow
7 3 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.56%) Network Design
8 2 (2.56%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (2.56%) Requirements Management
9 1 (1.28%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.28%) Logistics
9 1 (1.28%) Project Management
9 1 (1.28%) Scrum
9 1 (1.28%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) C
2 13 (16.67%) C++
3 9 (11.54%) Java
4 7 (8.97%) Embedded C++
5 5 (6.41%) Embedded C
5 5 (6.41%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.28%) Delphi
6 1 (1.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.41%) PhD
5 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) HND
6 3 (3.85%) MCP
7 2 (2.56%) CCNP
7 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) Def Stans
2 4 (5.13%) SLA
3 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.56%) ISO 9000
5 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Firmware
2 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) EMC
2 5 (6.41%) Agilent
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco
2 5 (6.41%) Dell
2 5 (6.41%) HP
2 5 (6.41%) IBM
2 5 (6.41%) NetApp
3 4 (5.13%) Altera
3 4 (5.13%) Synplicity
4 3 (3.85%) Atmel
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) Nortel
4 3 (3.85%) Sun
5 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.56%) Symantec
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