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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 87 110 127
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.96% 0.071% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 0.54% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +11.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,140 £38,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £34,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
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
154 186 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.51% 13.26% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 131 159 201
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 10 December 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
Chester - 6 - - 3
Warrington - 1 £36,900 -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Telematics
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Back Office
4 4 (28.57%) SLA
4 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) C++
4 4 (28.57%) GPRS
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) GPRS
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Product Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Product Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Internet of Things
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (28.57%) Telematics
3 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
3 2 (14.29%) Informatics
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) CAD
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) QMS
3 2 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
1 4 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) CCNP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) NCDA
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
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