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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South East / Berkshire
Rank 176 218 209
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.23% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.09% 1.55% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Median salary £42,000 £52,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £45,000 £42,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
552 775 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.38% 14.60% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 455 675 572
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
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 21 January 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
Reading +34 3 £41,500 -36.15%
Slough +33 3 £50,000 -39.39%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Unix
2 17 (44.74%) Clustering
3 16 (42.11%) HP
4 15 (39.47%) SLA
5 14 (36.84%) Sun
6 13 (34.21%) Oracle
6 13 (34.21%) Firewall
7 12 (31.58%) Cisco
7 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (28.95%) IBM
8 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
8 11 (28.95%) Degree
9 10 (26.32%) Electronics
9 10 (26.32%) VMware
9 10 (26.32%) Prototyping
10 9 (23.68%) Change Management
11 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) ITIL
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (15.79%) LAN
13 6 (15.79%) C
13 6 (15.79%) EMC
13 6 (15.79%) Internet
13 6 (15.79%) MPLS
14 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
14 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
14 5 (13.16%) DNS

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 5 (13.16%) Apache
2 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) MPLS
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
3 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) FWSM
4 3 (7.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (7.89%) snoop
4 3 (7.89%) tcpdump
4 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.26%) BGP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security
5 2 (5.26%) OSPF
5 2 (5.26%) TACACS
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
1 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) C++Builder
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 10 (26.32%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
2 5 (13.16%) Automotive
2 5 (13.16%) Military
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Embedded Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Support
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
1 5 (13.16%) RESTful
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (2.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Clustering
2 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) CAN bus
3 5 (13.16%) Internet of Things
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.63%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 17 (44.74%) Unix
3 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Solaris
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (26.32%) Prototyping
4 9 (23.68%) Change Management
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 5 (13.16%) Data Analytics
6 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.16%) Kanban
6 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning
6 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.16%) Product Management
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Use Case
6 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
2 5 (13.16%) C#
2 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
2 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.26%) C++
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) MCSA
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CCNP
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.26%) RHCE
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SCSA
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCSP
4 1 (2.63%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (39.47%) SLA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 14001
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.63%) ISO26262
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) iptables
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.63%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) HP
2 14 (36.84%) Sun
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco
5 11 (28.95%) IBM
6 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.79%) EMC
9 5 (13.16%) F5
9 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.53%) Avaya
10 4 (10.53%) Dell
11 3 (7.89%) Egenera
11 3 (7.89%) Foundry
12 2 (5.26%) Juniper
12 2 (5.26%) NetApp
12 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
12 2 (5.26%) Veritas
13 1 (2.63%) Borland
13 1 (2.63%) Brocade
Berkshire
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Salary: negotiable with an excellent benefits package
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