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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 59 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.64% 0.42% 2.18%
As % of the System Software category 4.11% 2.78% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
73 108 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.67% 15.00% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 61 88 70
Average salary £39,250 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 27 May 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Electronics
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv6
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
1 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (33.33%) Data Conversion
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (33.33%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCT
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Xilinx
1 1 (33.33%) Altera
1 1 (33.33%) F5