The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 79 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.46% 0.15% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.34% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
188 294 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 28.53% 44.14% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 145 221 221
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £51,150 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) FirePass
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Websense
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) FirePass
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HNC
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCSA
1 4 (100.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Meraki
3 1 (25.00%) Websense
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya