The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 58 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.33% 0.50% -
As % of the System Software category 9.46% 3.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Firmware
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

System Software Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
74 92 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.04% 15.31% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 69 64 23
Average salary £46,250 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.16% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £85,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Firmware
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firmware also 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 that cited Firmware.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
1 6 (85.71%) Knowledge Management
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Driving Licence
2 5 (71.43%) Redis
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) JMX
2 5 (71.43%) JAAS
2 5 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (71.43%) JNDI
2 5 (71.43%) JBoss
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) JMS
2 5 (71.43%) IPv6
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Firmware also 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 that cited Firmware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) JBoss
1 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 5 (71.43%) IPv6
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Redis
2 4 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (71.43%) JAAS
1 5 (71.43%) Java EE
1 5 (71.43%) JMS
1 5 (71.43%) JMX
1 5 (71.43%) JNDI
2 4 (57.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Management
1 6 (85.71%) Knowledge Management
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
1 6 (85.71%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 6 (85.71%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Atmel
2 1 (14.29%) F5