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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South East / Berkshire
Rank 172 221 214
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 7 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 1.03% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 14
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,200 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £69,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
573 778 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.72% 15.06% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 477 683 568
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 - 1
Maidenhead +5 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Slough - 1 £50,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 15 (48.39%) Electronics
2 12 (38.71%) C
3 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) SLA
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
4 9 (29.03%) Degree
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) EMC
6 7 (22.58%) HP
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) Sun
6 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) Unix
6 7 (22.58%) Clustering
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
7 6 (19.35%) ISO 14001
7 6 (19.35%) Product Management
7 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
7 6 (19.35%) Use Case
7 6 (19.35%) Kanban
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001

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 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 3 (9.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
1 6 (19.35%) Internet
2 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 5 (16.13%) MPLS
2 5 (16.13%) Wireless
3 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.90%) RS-232
3 4 (12.90%) RS-485
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.68%) FWSM
4 3 (9.68%) GPRS
4 3 (9.68%) GSM
5 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (6.45%) snoop
5 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
1 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) C++Builder
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 15 (48.39%) Electronics
2 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
2 5 (16.13%) Automotive
2 5 (16.13%) Military
3 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cloud Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Azure Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Web Services
2 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
2 5 (16.13%) RESTful
3 3 (9.68%) MFC
4 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
4 2 (6.45%) HTML
4 2 (6.45%) XML
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) Qt
5 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 6 (19.35%) Internet of Things
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (16.13%) CAN bus
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.68%) Home Automation
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Unix
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Change Management
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) BDD
4 6 (19.35%) Data Analytics
4 6 (19.35%) Front End Development
4 6 (19.35%) Kanban
4 6 (19.35%) Machine Learning
4 6 (19.35%) Product Management
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) Use Case
4 6 (19.35%) Web Application Development
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C
2 9 (29.03%) Embedded C
3 6 (19.35%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) Embedded C++
5 3 (9.68%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCSA
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 6 (19.35%) ISO 14001
2 6 (19.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.23%) ISO26262
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) iptables
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) EMC
3 7 (22.58%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Sun
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Avaya
5 4 (12.90%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) NEC
7 2 (6.45%) Egenera
7 2 (6.45%) Foundry
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.23%) Borland
8 1 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
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