The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 316 308 316
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 16 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 16
Average salary £62,500 £48,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.20% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £47,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,050 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4952 4690 5464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 39.27% 39.98% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4111 4054 4971
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
London

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 Miscellaneous 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 (34.48%) Cisco
1 10 (34.48%) EMC
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 9 (31.03%) Network Design
3 8 (27.59%) Network Architecture
3 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (27.59%) CRM
4 7 (24.14%) C
4 7 (24.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 7 (24.14%) Hitachi
5 6 (20.69%) Banking
5 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
5 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix
7 4 (13.79%) HP
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.79%) UNIX
7 4 (13.79%) MySQL
7 4 (13.79%) Apache
7 4 (13.79%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) DNS
3 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 4 (13.79%) LDAP
5 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
6 1 (3.45%) SSL
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Network Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Storage Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) FPGA Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.45%) FPGA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) MFC
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) Middleware
1 1 (3.45%) Qt
1 1 (3.45%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) VHDL
2 1 (3.45%) Verilog
2 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.45%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
1 9 (31.03%) Network Design
2 8 (27.59%) Network Architecture
2 8 (27.59%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (27.59%) CRM
3 7 (24.14%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.45%) Low Latency
7 1 (3.45%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 1 (3.45%) Android Development
7 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCTS
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) NFS
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
1 10 (34.48%) EMC
2 7 (24.14%) Hitachi
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Xilinx
6 1 (3.45%) Altera
6 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software
6 1 (3.45%) Apple