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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 375 412 443
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 45 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 21
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £30,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +19 20 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Surrey +27 13 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Berkshire +16 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire +10 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Kent - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 - 1
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 41 (56.94%) Electronics
3 36 (50.00%) C
4 35 (48.61%) Degree
5 20 (27.78%) CPLD
5 20 (27.78%) EMC
5 20 (27.78%) Firmware
6 19 (26.39%) Schematic Capture
7 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 15 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (19.44%) VHDL
10 13 (18.06%) Linux
11 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.67%) Requirements Management
12 10 (13.89%) CAD
12 10 (13.89%) UML
12 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
12 10 (13.89%) ITIL
12 10 (13.89%) Windows
12 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (12.50%) Physics
13 9 (12.50%) Assembly Language
14 8 (11.11%) Ethernet
14 8 (11.11%) C++
15 7 (9.72%) Unix
15 7 (9.72%) Finance
15 7 (9.72%) Validation
16 5 (6.94%) C#
16 5 (6.94%) Xilinx
17 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.78%) Mathcad
2 2 (2.78%) OrCAD
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.17%) Firewall
2 3 (4.17%) Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) 3G
4 1 (1.39%) 4G
4 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.39%) Internet
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.39%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.39%) Robot Framework
General
1 41 (56.94%) Electronics
2 7 (9.72%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.17%) Avionics
5 2 (2.78%) Games
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Automotive
6 1 (1.39%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 42 (58.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 20 (27.78%) CPLD
3 15 (20.83%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (19.44%) VHDL
5 9 (12.50%) Physics
6 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.39%) Handset
7 1 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (1.39%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Schematic Capture
2 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 10 (13.89%) CAD
4 10 (13.89%) ITIL
4 10 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 10 (13.89%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (13.89%) UML
5 7 (9.72%) Validation
6 4 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (1.39%) Information Assurance
8 1 (1.39%) Power Management
8 1 (1.39%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.39%) Scrum
8 1 (1.39%) TDD
8 1 (1.39%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) C
2 9 (12.50%) Assembly Language
3 8 (11.11%) C++
4 5 (6.94%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) Embedded C
5 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.78%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (48.61%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) CCNP
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) HNC
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Def Stans
1 3 (4.17%) DO-254
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9000
2 2 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO22301
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) EMC
2 5 (6.94%) Xilinx
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Altera
4 2 (2.78%) Dell
4 2 (2.78%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) NetApp
4 2 (2.78%) Nortel
4 2 (2.78%) Sun
4 2 (2.78%) Synplicity
5 1 (1.39%) Citrix
5 1 (1.39%) Veeam
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 40 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Benefits
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago