The median annual salary for a Senior Hardware Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Hardware Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 900 939
Rank change year-on-year +47 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Hardware Engineer 14 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.005% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.006% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £52,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -10.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Hardware Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Hardware Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Hardware Engineer in England

Senior Hardware Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Hardware Engineer in England

Senior Hardware Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Hardware Engineer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Hardware Engineer in England

Senior Hardware Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Hardware Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
East of England +5 5 £57,500 - 1
South East +63 4 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £46,250 -
London - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Hardware Engineer
UK

Senior Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
2 8 (42.11%) Electronics
3 7 (36.84%) EMC
3 7 (36.84%) C
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Firmware
4 6 (31.58%) VHDL
4 6 (31.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
7 3 (15.79%) ASIC
7 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) Verilog
7 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) RS-232
7 3 (15.79%) RS-485
7 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
8 1 (5.26%) Automotive
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) CAD
8 1 (5.26%) CAE
8 1 (5.26%) MATLAB

Senior Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
3 3 (15.79%) RS-232
3 3 (15.79%) RS-485
General
1 8 (42.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (31.58%) VHDL
2 3 (15.79%) ASIC
2 3 (15.79%) Verilog
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) CAD
3 1 (5.26%) CAE
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
2 4 (21.05%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 26262
1 1 (5.26%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago