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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 293 326 322
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 11 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.10% 0.076%
As % of the System Software category 0.87% 1.12% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Average salary £37,500 £65,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,675 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,937 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -2.65%
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
1258 1163 1101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.04% 9.22% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1071 953
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,800 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) C
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) Electronics
4 11 (50.00%) Wireless
5 10 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (45.45%) Bluetooth
6 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
7 8 (36.36%) Embedded C
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Marketing
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) VMware
9 4 (18.18%) Multicast
10 3 (13.64%) Citrix
10 3 (13.64%) SAN
10 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.64%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) DHCP
10 3 (13.64%) DNS
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
10 3 (13.64%) XenApp
10 3 (13.64%) vSphere
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) Bluetooth
2 10 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (18.18%) Multicast
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
6 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
6 1 (4.55%) Junos
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (54.55%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Embedded C Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Sales Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) DTV
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
1 2 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 2 (9.09%) VHDL
2 1 (4.55%) Equities
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) B2B
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) People Management
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C
2 12 (54.55%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
4 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) QEMU
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
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