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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank 220 244 242
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 13 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.20% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 1
Median salary £32,500 £23,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -32.14%
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5078 5866 5962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.52% 97.02% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4927 4894
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 West

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Gloucestershire +8 7 £30,000 -
Devon -9 3 £42,500 +78.94%
Dorset - 3 £32,500 - 3
Hardware Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (39.29%) IBM
1 11 (39.29%) Sun
1 11 (39.29%) HP
1 11 (39.29%) Dell
2 7 (25.00%) EMC
2 7 (25.00%) iSeries
3 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) Electronics
3 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
3 5 (17.86%) Automotive
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (14.29%) NAS
5 3 (10.71%) DO-160
5 3 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (10.71%) HND
5 3 (10.71%) Firmware
5 3 (10.71%) VHDL
5 3 (10.71%) OrCAD
6 2 (7.14%) Avionics
6 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) French Language
6 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.57%) Data Centre

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (10.71%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) NAS
2 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
General
1 5 (17.86%) Aerospace
1 5 (17.86%) Automotive
1 5 (17.86%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Avionics
2 2 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) iSeries
2 3 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (10.71%) VHDL
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
1 2 (7.14%) Time Management
1 2 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (3.57%) Data Acquisition
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) HND
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) DO-160
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Dell
1 11 (39.29%) HP
1 11 (39.29%) IBM
1 11 (39.29%) Sun
2 7 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
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