The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 120 130 118
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 23 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 7.49% 2.41% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +44.44%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
307 249 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.90% 12.33% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 246 223 185
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 18 (52.94%) SQL
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
1 18 (52.94%) IBM
1 18 (52.94%) Service Delivery
1 18 (52.94%) Publishing
1 18 (52.94%) NetBackup
1 18 (52.94%) CMDB
1 18 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
1 18 (52.94%) Line Management
1 18 (52.94%) Data Centre
1 18 (52.94%) Presales
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) Degree
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
5 13 (38.24%) DB2
5 13 (38.24%) MySQL
5 13 (38.24%) Oracle
5 13 (38.24%) Unix
5 13 (38.24%) AIX
5 13 (38.24%) Solaris
5 13 (38.24%) Sun
5 13 (38.24%) Apache
5 13 (38.24%) Migration
5 13 (38.24%) LAMP
5 13 (38.24%) SUSE
5 13 (38.24%) Clustering
5 13 (38.24%) Perl
5 13 (38.24%) ISEB
5 13 (38.24%) SAN
5 13 (38.24%) CA

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (38.24%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) DVB
4 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) MIMO
4 1 (2.94%) VoIP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) DB2
2 13 (38.24%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (52.94%) Publishing
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Functional Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Tester
4 2 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Support Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Ajax
2 1 (2.94%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) CMDB
1 18 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 13 (38.24%) Clustering
2 13 (38.24%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) AIX
2 13 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Solaris
2 13 (38.24%) SUSE
2 13 (38.24%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Continuous Improvement
1 18 (52.94%) Line Management
1 18 (52.94%) Presales
1 18 (52.94%) Service Delivery
2 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 13 (38.24%) Performance Analysis
2 13 (38.24%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Technical Architecture
2 13 (38.24%) TOGAF
2 13 (38.24%) Zachman Framework
3 11 (32.35%) Coaching
3 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.88%) SDLC
5 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) Perl
2 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 13 (38.24%) ISEB
3 8 (23.53%) MCSE
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (14.71%) LPIC
4 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) NetBackup
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle ZFS
2 13 (38.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (38.24%) Unicenter
3 11 (32.35%) SCCM
4 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (14.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) IBM
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 13 (38.24%) CA
3 13 (38.24%) Oracle
3 13 (38.24%) Sun
3 13 (38.24%) Veritas
4 10 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) NetApp
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