The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 198 205 200
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 3 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.067% 0.021% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.022% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Hardware Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4298 4612 4836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.41% 95.49% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 3714 3822
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Hardware Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Hardware Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +4 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Horley - 1 £22,500 -
Woking - 1 £62,500 -
Hardware Engineer
South East

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (42.86%) CAD
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Agilent
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Military
5 1 (14.29%) VHDL

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Hardware Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Hardware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Military
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS
3 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) Agilent