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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 65 66 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.67% 0.20% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 4.44% 2.86% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% +7.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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
90 35 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.13% 7.16% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 19 57
Average salary £32,500 £30,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.69% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) XPath
3 2 (40.00%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (40.00%) DataPower
3 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) Jython

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) JMS
2 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 2 (40.00%) XML Schema
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (40.00%) HACMP
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Jython
3 2 (40.00%) Korn
3 2 (40.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) Control-M
1 2 (40.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (40.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy