The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 130 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 10 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.44% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 4.90% 8.37% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 14
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -6.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
204 203 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.07% 9.98% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 156 134 193
Average salary £37,500 £47,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +19.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,553 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +2 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Milton Keynes -25 3 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (57.89%) C
2 9 (47.37%) Electronics
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
3 7 (36.84%) EMC
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) EMC VNX
5 5 (26.32%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (26.32%) EMC VPLEX
5 5 (26.32%) NAS
5 5 (26.32%) SRDF
5 5 (26.32%) Replication
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
5 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Brocade
6 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
7 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) CESG
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
General
1 9 (47.37%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) EMC Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DSP Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 5 (26.32%) EMC VNX
2 5 (26.32%) EMC VMAX
3 3 (15.79%) CESG
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.53%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) VHDL
5 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ETL
2 4 (21.05%) Low Latency
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
2 7 (36.84%) Embedded C
3 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) EMC Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) SRDF
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) EMC
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Brocade
3 3 (15.79%) i2
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Posted: 11 days ago
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