The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 131 - 118
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.53% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 4.58% - 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £23,750
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 - £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
284 164 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.52% 8.96% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 211 134 182
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Birmingham

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) CMDB
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (50.00%) Line Management
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Presales
2 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (50.00%) Publishing
2 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (44.44%) Clustering
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 8 (44.44%) LAMP
3 8 (44.44%) SUSE
3 8 (44.44%) ISEB
3 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 8 (44.44%) Sun
3 8 (44.44%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) CA
3 8 (44.44%) Veritas
3 8 (44.44%) Unicenter
3 8 (44.44%) Perl
3 8 (44.44%) AIX
3 8 (44.44%) Solaris
3 8 (44.44%) Apache

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
4 1 (5.56%) DVB
4 1 (5.56%) MIMO
4 1 (5.56%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) DB2
2 8 (44.44%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Functional Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Server Support
3 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) CMDB
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) AIX
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Solaris
2 8 (44.44%) SUSE
2 8 (44.44%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (50.00%) Line Management
1 9 (50.00%) Presales
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 8 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 8 (44.44%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (16.67%) Coaching
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.56%) LPIC
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle ZFS
2 8 (44.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (44.44%) Unicenter
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) CA
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Sun
2 8 (44.44%) Veritas
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + package
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