The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 176 212 193
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 31 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.20% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.73% 1.61% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 11
Median salary £37,875 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £40,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
655 623 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.71% 12.37% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 561 453 550
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Berkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Firmware Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 12 £38,250 -19.47% 2
Windsor - 7 £37,500 -
Slough - 3 £52,500 - 2
Newbury +3 2 £21,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 14 (35.00%) HP
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) IBM
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
5 11 (27.50%) VMware
5 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 9 (22.50%) DNS
7 9 (22.50%) Project Management
7 9 (22.50%) CentOS
7 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
7 9 (22.50%) Degree
8 8 (20.00%) Wireless
8 8 (20.00%) Dell
8 8 (20.00%) DHCP
9 7 (17.50%) LDAP
9 7 (17.50%) SLA
9 7 (17.50%) Sun
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL
9 7 (17.50%) Unix
9 7 (17.50%) Clustering
9 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
10 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (15.00%) Business Development
10 6 (15.00%) Computer Science

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) DHCP
3 8 (20.00%) Wireless
4 7 (17.50%) LDAP
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.50%) FWSM
5 5 (12.50%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) MPLS
6 4 (10.00%) BGP
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (10.00%) OSPF
6 4 (10.00%) TACACS
6 4 (10.00%) VPN
7 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (7.50%) FTP
7 3 (7.50%) Network Security
7 3 (7.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Games
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Military
5 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (2.50%) Finance
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Server Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) IT Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Field Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) IT Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) IT Support
4 7 (17.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Server Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Server Support
4 7 (17.50%) Server Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Support
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Support Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Field Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Clustering
3 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (5.00%) VHDL
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.50%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (22.50%) CentOS
3 9 (22.50%) Ubuntu
4 7 (17.50%) Unix
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Business Development
3 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (10.00%) Data Security
5 4 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Change Control
6 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
7 2 (5.00%) Schematic Capture
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.50%) OO
8 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) UML
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
1 5 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CCNP
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) CCSP
3 3 (7.50%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) SAS 70
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) HP
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco
2 13 (32.50%) IBM
3 11 (27.50%) Red Hat
3 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.00%) Dell
6 7 (17.50%) Sun
7 6 (15.00%) Juniper
7 6 (15.00%) Oracle
8 5 (12.50%) F5
9 4 (10.00%) EMC
9 4 (10.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.50%) Nortel
11 2 (5.00%) Altera
11 2 (5.00%) Xilinx
12 1 (2.50%) Ciena
12 1 (2.50%) Foundry
12 1 (2.50%) Huawei
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