The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.35% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
223 125 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.64% 7.22% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 197 88 126
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,400 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Cheshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Runcorn - 2 £34,500 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £29,500 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) SNMP
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) Symantec
1 7 (77.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (77.78%) Sophos
1 7 (77.78%) Backup Exec
1 7 (77.78%) Strategic Planning
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) CentOS
1 7 (77.78%) WhatsUp Gold
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
1 7 (77.78%) HP SIM
1 7 (77.78%) Lync
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (77.78%) WSUS
2 6 (66.67%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Lync
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (77.78%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SNMP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Team Leader
1 7 (77.78%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (11.11%) Mechatronics
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (77.78%) Backup Exec
1 7 (77.78%) WSUS
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
1 7 (77.78%) WhatsUp Gold
1 7 (77.78%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) Dell
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) Symantec
1 7 (77.78%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Altera
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
Chester, Cheshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus health insurance, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, bupa etc
Posted: 24 days ago