The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 54 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.55% 0.79% 1.84%
As % of the System Software category 9.38% 9.38% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £34,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.49% 8.47% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 27 24
Average salary £34,000 £39,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.37% +33.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £40,697 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Devon

Firmware
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Paignton - 2 £31,750 -
Plymouth - 1 £31,500 - 1
Exeter - 1 £37,500 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) C
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) Electronics
4 4 (30.77%) Process Management
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
4 4 (30.77%) SLA
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) CCDP
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Network Management
4 4 (30.77%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (23.08%) HND
5 3 (23.08%) Genesys

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
2 4 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) GSM
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Development Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (15.38%) Physics
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Process Management
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) C
2 2 (15.38%) Tcl
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CCDP
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (23.08%) HND
4 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 4 (30.77%) Riverbed
1 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) Juniper
1 4 (30.77%) F5
1 4 (30.77%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (23.08%) Genesys
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Barnstaple
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £475000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago