The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 29 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.20% - 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Firmware
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

System Software Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.99% 19.32% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 25
Median salary £36,250 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.79% +1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,550 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Firmware
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the County Antrim region.

Firmware Salary Trend in County Antrim

Firmware
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Firmware
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 4 £50,000 -
Firmware
Northern Ireland

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Defensive Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) CommVault