The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 59 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.85% - 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% - 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 80 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.56% 33.90% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 162 75 72
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
Gloucestershire

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Forensics
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 16 days ago