The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 299 301 307
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 11 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 0.92% 1.32% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 3
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +52.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.42%
Firmware
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1200 987 1194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.66% 9.52% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 904 1036
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Firmware
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the City of London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the City of London

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (36.84%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) C
5 6 (31.58%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 5 (26.32%) WAN
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 5 (26.32%) XenApp
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) LAN
7 4 (21.05%) Electronics
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
8 3 (15.79%) IIS
8 3 (15.79%) Cisco
8 3 (15.79%) HP
8 3 (15.79%) WSUS
8 3 (15.79%) SCOM

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DHCP
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) Bluetooth
4 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) Multicast
5 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) FTP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) WCF
1 1 (5.26%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
1 2 (10.53%) DTV
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C
2 5 (26.32%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCIE
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) QEMU
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) WSUS
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) OpenView
3 1 (5.26%) WMI
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.26%) Dell KACE
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago