The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 95 - 127
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.18% - 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% - 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £39,500 - £31,000
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 - £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
121 180 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.76% 10.43% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 110 152 158
Median salary £36,000 £31,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 2 £39,500 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) VMware