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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 33 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 1.28% - 1.92%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Wiltshire

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

System Software Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
18 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 11.54% 6.15% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 8
Average salary £31,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% +81.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

Firmware
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Chippenham

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Process Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) SUSE
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SCSA
2 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Symantec
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle