The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hardware Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Support Engineer
Rank 894 939 879
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Hardware Support Engineer 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Average salary £19,875 £30,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £30,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +46.34%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Hardware Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hardware Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hardware Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Hardware Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Hardware Support Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 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
England +30 2 £19,875 -33.75% 1
Chesterfield - 1 £18,500 -
London - 1 £21,250 -
Derbyshire - 1 £18,500 -
City of London - 1 £21,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £18,500 - 1

Hardware Support Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Hardware Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) SLA

Hardware Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Hardware Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
1 6 (66.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £35k plus Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago