The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.16% - -
As % of the System Software category 21.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
County Antrim

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

System Software Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 14.74% 9.22% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 19
Median salary £50,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.67% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Firmware
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Belfast

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Belfast

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Defensive Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware