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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 293 334 319
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 14 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.092% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 0.93% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 6
Average salary £50,000 £63,750 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +32.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,250 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
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
908 1287 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.76% 9.91% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1146 905
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 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 30 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 30 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 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) C++
2 16 (61.54%) C
3 15 (57.69%) Electronics
4 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 11 (42.31%) Wireless
6 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (38.46%) Bluetooth
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
8 8 (30.77%) Embedded C
9 6 (23.08%) Windows
9 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (23.08%) Android
10 5 (19.23%) Android Development
10 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
10 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (19.23%) VHDL
11 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco
11 4 (15.38%) Marketing
11 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
11 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (11.54%) NAS
12 3 (11.54%) vSphere
12 3 (11.54%) Replication
12 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
12 3 (11.54%) SAN
12 3 (11.54%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Wireless
2 10 (38.46%) Bluetooth
2 10 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.69%) Multicast
4 2 (7.69%) SSH
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) BGP
5 1 (3.85%) VoIP
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.85%) SQLite
1 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (57.69%) Electronics
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Games
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) VHDL
1 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (19.23%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
3 2 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.85%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Arduino
4 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) DTV
4 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Android
2 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) VMS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows CE
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Android Development
3 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) People Management
6 1 (3.85%) Linux Kernel Development
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C
1 16 (61.54%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) Embedded C
3 2 (7.69%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) QEMU
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Fujitsu
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) Veritas
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
City, London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 days ago