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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 306 325 313
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.072% 0.074% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 0.79% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Average salary £37,750 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £46,640 £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1268 1142 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.40% 9.39% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 991 1074
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the City of London

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) SCOM
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) C
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) BCP
6 4 (26.67%) VCP4
6 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
6 4 (26.67%) VCP5
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) DHCP
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) FTP
8 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) DSL
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.67%) EMC Centera
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) BCP
2 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
1 4 (26.67%) VCP4
1 4 (26.67%) VCP5
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) WMI
3 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) AppSense
6 1 (6.67%) Altiris
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Dell KACE
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago