The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Hardware Architect
Rank 928 887 -
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Architect 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.001% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.001% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 7 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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 7 £65,000 +13.04%
East of England - 5 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 5 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £65,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 -
South East - 1 £55,000 -
Woking - 1 £55,000 -

Hardware Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) ASIC
1 10 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 10 (50.00%) C
1 10 (50.00%) C++
1 10 (50.00%) Wireless
1 10 (50.00%) VHDL
1 10 (50.00%) Verilog
1 10 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 9 (45.00%) Electronics
2 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) GSM
4 3 (15.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) TETRA
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris

Hardware Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (15.00%) TETRA
2 3 (15.00%) GSM
General
1 9 (45.00%) Electronics
1 9 (45.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) ASIC
1 10 (50.00%) VHDL
1 10 (50.00%) Verilog
1 10 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 6 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
1 10 (50.00%) C++
1 10 (50.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle