The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Architect
Rank 934 932 925
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Architect 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.005% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Hardware Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hardware Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hardware Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hardware Architect within the UK.

Hardware Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Hardware Architect
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
England +16 1 £52,500 -12.50%
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

Hardware Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Hardware Architect 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 Architect in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Android
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP

Hardware Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Hardware Architect 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Android
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) SUSE
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Dell
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware