The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.39% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
193 77 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.22% 29.39% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 181 73 48
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
Bedfordshire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Bedford

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 10 (90.91%) Replication
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Forefront TMG
2 9 (81.82%) UAG
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) IIS
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (81.82%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) Terminal Services
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
2 9 (81.82%) VRRP
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Firewall

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 9 (81.82%) IIS
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
1 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
1 9 (81.82%) SharePoint Server
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) VPN
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) Internet
1 9 (81.82%) VRRP
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
1 9 (81.82%) VLAN
1 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) HTTPS
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) EMC Centera
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
2 4 (36.36%) CCSP
2 4 (36.36%) CCNP
2 4 (36.36%) CCIP
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Terminal Services
1 9 (81.82%) ISA Server
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (81.82%) Forefront TMG
1 9 (81.82%) UAG
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp