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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 305 328 328
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.056% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 1.48% 0.55% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,400 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
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
881 1267 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.39% 10.17% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1103 866
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 14 (58.33%) C++
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) C
2 13 (54.17%) Electronics
3 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Wireless
5 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (33.33%) Bluetooth
6 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
6 7 (29.17%) Android
7 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
7 6 (25.00%) Android Development
7 6 (25.00%) Finance
7 6 (25.00%) VHDL
8 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
9 4 (16.67%) Marketing
9 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco
10 3 (12.50%) Internet
10 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
10 3 (12.50%) VMware
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
11 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (8.33%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (4.17%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Wireless
2 8 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) SSH
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) BGP
5 1 (4.17%) NX-OS
5 1 (4.17%) Junos
5 1 (4.17%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.17%) Multicast
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
General
1 13 (54.17%) Electronics
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Sales Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Technology
6 1 (4.17%) Head of Infrastructure
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (25.00%) VHDL
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) Arduino
3 2 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Android
3 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) VMS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Android Development
3 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) B2B
7 1 (4.17%) CAD
7 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C++
2 13 (54.17%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Veritas
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Sun
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago