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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 67 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.18% 0.73% -
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
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 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
91 115 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.34% 16.76% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 59
Average salary £37,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.64% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) HNC
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) CCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (20.00%) SOA

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) FirePass
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
1 1 (20.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) HACMP
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Jython
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) HNC
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CCSA
1 4 (80.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Control-M
1 1 (20.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (20.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Meraki
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Websense
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya