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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 281 337 305
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -32
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.12% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 1.24% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 10
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,200 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
987 1209 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.93% 9.53% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1103 899
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) C
2 15 (68.18%) Electronics
3 14 (63.64%) C++
4 10 (45.45%) Wireless
5 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (40.91%) Bluetooth
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
8 6 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Marketing
9 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
9 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (22.73%) Android
9 5 (22.73%) Android Development
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) VHDL
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.64%) NAS
11 3 (13.64%) vSphere
11 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
11 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 3 (13.64%) Multicast
11 3 (13.64%) Replication
11 3 (13.64%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Wireless
2 9 (40.91%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (40.91%) Bluetooth
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
3 3 (13.64%) Multicast
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.55%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.55%) Junos
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%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (68.18%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Technology
4 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Sales Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Compact Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mathematics
1 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (22.73%) VHDL
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) DTV
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Arduino
4 1 (4.55%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.55%) Equities
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Android
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows CE
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Android Development
3 4 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow Management
6 1 (4.55%) Open Source
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C
2 14 (63.64%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
4 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) QEMU
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Sun
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