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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
England / South East
Rank 352 427 408
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 35 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 27
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
14540 18881 19977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.78% 96.79% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12067 16058 16220
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Hampshire +19 13 £23,000 -36.55% 1
Surrey +38 11 £40,000 +18.51% 1
East Sussex +8 8 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 £27,500 -
Berkshire +50 1 £45,000 +25.87% 1
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South East region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (40.00%) Windows
2 29 (36.25%) Electronics
3 25 (31.25%) Degree
4 21 (26.25%) Linux
4 21 (26.25%) EMC
5 20 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 19 (23.75%) C
7 18 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 16 (20.00%) Unix
9 12 (15.00%) Firewall
9 12 (15.00%) ITIL
10 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
10 11 (13.75%) UML
10 11 (13.75%) IBM
10 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (13.75%) Requirements Management
10 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared
10 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
10 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
11 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.50%) Dell
11 10 (12.50%) Oracle
12 9 (11.25%) AIX
12 9 (11.25%) Sun
12 9 (11.25%) Firmware
12 9 (11.25%) CAD
12 9 (11.25%) Driving Licence
12 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
12 9 (11.25%) CPLD

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 6 (7.50%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) Mathcad
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) Wireless
3 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.50%) LAN
3 2 (2.50%) WLAN
4 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.25%) VoIP
4 1 (1.25%) ZigBee
General
1 29 (36.25%) Electronics
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Games
4 3 (3.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Avionics
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.25%) CPLD
3 9 (11.25%) Driving Licence
3 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (8.75%) iPad
4 7 (8.75%) Physics
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) VHDL
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Linux
3 20 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (20.00%) Unix
5 9 (11.25%) AIX
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) ITIL
2 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.75%) PRINCE2
2 11 (13.75%) Requirements Management
2 11 (13.75%) Systems Analysis
2 11 (13.75%) UML
3 9 (11.25%) CAD
3 9 (11.25%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.00%) Network Design
5 7 (8.75%) Asset Management
5 7 (8.75%) Schematic Capture
6 3 (3.75%) Project Management
6 3 (3.75%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.50%) FPGA Design
7 2 (2.50%) Information Security
7 2 (2.50%) PDM
7 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Validation
8 1 (1.25%) Power Management
8 1 (1.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.75%) C
2 7 (8.75%) Assembly Language
2 7 (8.75%) C++
3 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Degree
2 11 (13.75%) SC Cleared
2 11 (13.75%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 9000
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.50%) DO-254
4 1 (1.25%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.25%) ISO22301
4 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) Firmware
2 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) EMC
2 11 (13.75%) IBM
3 10 (12.50%) Dell
3 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.50%) Oracle
4 9 (11.25%) Sun
5 8 (10.00%) VMware
6 6 (7.50%) Citrix
7 3 (3.75%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Cisco
8 2 (2.50%) Veeam
8 2 (2.50%) Xilinx
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