The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 202 210 252
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +42
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 49 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 1.45% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 33
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,646 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Firmware
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2669 2695 3304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.10% 37.65% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2114 2268 2772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the East of England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the East of England

Firmware
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire +3 20 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Bedfordshire -8 10 £50,000 +102.87% 2
Hertfordshire -12 6 £39,750 -11.66% 5
Suffolk +11 5 - - 1
Essex 0 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Norfolk - 3 £40,000 - 1
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 54 (51.92%) C
2 51 (49.04%) Software Engineering
3 48 (46.15%) Degree
4 31 (29.81%) Computer Science
5 26 (25.00%) C++
5 26 (25.00%) Windows
6 25 (24.04%) ITIL
7 24 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 24 (23.08%) SAN
8 22 (21.15%) Cisco
9 21 (20.19%) NetApp
10 19 (18.27%) Electronics
10 19 (18.27%) Linux
10 19 (18.27%) NAS
11 17 (16.35%) EMC
11 17 (16.35%) Python
11 17 (16.35%) Device Driver
11 17 (16.35%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (15.38%) CLARiiON
12 16 (15.38%) EMC Centera
12 16 (15.38%) Embedded C
12 16 (15.38%) Symmetrix DMX
13 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (14.42%) Asset Management
13 15 (14.42%) VMware
14 14 (13.46%) C#
15 13 (12.50%) UNIX
15 13 (12.50%) Ethernet
15 13 (12.50%) Scrum
15 13 (12.50%) Change Control

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 6 (5.77%) CloudStack
1 6 (5.77%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Office
2 6 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) IaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 24 (23.08%) SAN
2 19 (18.27%) NAS
3 13 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 10 (9.62%) VPN
4 10 (9.62%) DNS
4 10 (9.62%) Firewall
5 9 (8.65%) Internet
6 8 (7.69%) DHCP
7 7 (6.73%) HTTP
8 5 (4.81%) IGMP
8 5 (4.81%) RTSP
9 4 (3.85%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (3.85%) Wireless
10 3 (2.88%) BGP
10 3 (2.88%) LAN
10 3 (2.88%) Network Security
10 3 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.88%) Junos
11 2 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) LabVIEW
2 2 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.27%) Electronics
2 7 (6.73%) Back Office
2 7 (6.73%) Retail
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.88%) Local Government
5 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.92%) Military
5 2 (1.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Software Engineer
2 16 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (15.38%) Storage Specialist
3 15 (14.42%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (10.58%) Firmware Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (5.77%) Graduate
7 6 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (3.85%) Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) Flash
3 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (16.35%) Device Driver
3 16 (15.38%) CLARiiON
3 16 (15.38%) EMC Centera
3 16 (15.38%) Symmetrix DMX
4 13 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (11.54%) Replication
6 10 (9.62%) Mathematics
7 9 (8.65%) Physics
7 9 (8.65%) IPTV
8 6 (5.77%) Cryptography
8 6 (5.77%) PKI
8 6 (5.77%) Smartphone
8 6 (5.77%) MPEG
9 5 (4.81%) Streaming Video
9 5 (4.81%) Open Source
10 3 (2.88%) VHDL
10 3 (2.88%) DTV
10 3 (2.88%) STB
10 3 (2.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.00%) Windows
2 19 (18.27%) Linux
3 13 (12.50%) UNIX
4 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.96%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.04%) Software Engineering
2 25 (24.04%) ITIL
3 17 (16.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.42%) Asset Management
5 13 (12.50%) Scrum
5 13 (12.50%) Change Control
6 11 (10.58%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 8 (7.69%) Migration
8 7 (6.73%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.73%) Network Management
9 6 (5.77%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (5.77%) Signal Processing
9 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.77%) Information Security
10 4 (3.85%) Product Management
10 4 (3.85%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.85%) Line Management
10 4 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 54 (51.92%) C
2 26 (25.00%) C++
3 17 (16.35%) Python
4 16 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 14 (13.46%) C#
6 11 (10.58%) Assembly Language
7 10 (9.62%) MATLAB
8 8 (7.69%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.77%) VBScript
9 6 (5.77%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.77%) Java
10 5 (4.81%) Perl
10 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.92%) Ruby
11 2 (1.92%) VB
12 1 (0.96%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (46.15%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) PhD
4 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.88%) MCSE
5 2 (1.92%) MCSA
5 2 (1.92%) HNC
5 2 (1.92%) HND
5 2 (1.92%) MCP
5 2 (1.92%) CCSP
5 2 (1.92%) CCNP
5 2 (1.92%) CCIP
5 2 (1.92%) CCNA
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) SLA
2 6 (5.77%) ISO 9000
3 5 (4.81%) JTAG
4 2 (1.92%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.88%) KVM
4 2 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (1.92%) UAG
4 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Puppet
2 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.96%) SCCM
3 1 (0.96%) Ansible
3 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Cisco
2 21 (20.19%) NetApp
3 17 (16.35%) EMC
4 15 (14.42%) VMware
5 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.81%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) Intel
7 3 (2.88%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.88%) Juniper
7 3 (2.88%) Sun
7 3 (2.88%) Foundry
7 3 (2.88%) Aruba
8 2 (1.92%) Veeam
8 2 (1.92%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.96%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.96%) Symantec
9 1 (0.96%) Citrix
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle
9 1 (0.96%) Brocade
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Norwich
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £350000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £56000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge - West
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
South Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Excellent Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago