The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 551 600 626
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 345 358 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 3.31% 3.08% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 254 294 248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Firmware
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10419 11624 13336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.40% 11.72% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8723 9814 11315
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in England

Firmware
Salary Trend in England

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

Firmware Salary Trend in England

Firmware
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in England

Firmware
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
South East +65 105 £42,500 -10.99% 14
London +46 57 £50,000 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +19 43 £50,000 +90.47%
East of England +3 43 £50,000 +17.64% 18
South West +21 41 £42,500 +10.38% 3
East Midlands -10 22 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Yorkshire -10 17 £40,000 - 4
North West -10 14 £37,250 -9.14% 10
North East +13 9 £30,750 -6.81%
Firmware
UK

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 England region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 273 (36.94%) C
2 262 (35.45%) Linux
3 209 (28.28%) C++
4 172 (23.27%) Electronics
5 171 (23.14%) Software Engineering
6 161 (21.79%) Firewall
7 160 (21.65%) Microsoft
8 145 (19.62%) Windows
9 142 (19.22%) Degree
10 133 (18.00%) Embedded C
11 128 (17.32%) Active Directory
12 122 (16.51%) VMware
13 118 (15.97%) Data Centre
14 112 (15.16%) Python
15 108 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
16 99 (13.40%) Cisco
17 98 (13.26%) MS Excel
18 93 (12.58%) Unix
19 89 (12.04%) DNS
20 88 (11.91%) SQL
21 87 (11.77%) C#
22 84 (11.37%) ITIL
23 83 (11.23%) HP
24 82 (11.10%) Red Hat
25 81 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
26 79 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
27 76 (10.28%) Security Cleared
28 74 (10.01%) Wireless
29 73 (9.88%) Ethernet
30 70 (9.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 48 (6.50%) IIS
2 35 (4.74%) Apache
3 34 (4.60%) Skype for Business
4 20 (2.71%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.89%) nginx
6 11 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.08%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.41%) Confluence
10 3 (0.41%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) CMS
12 1 (0.14%) JBoss
12 1 (0.14%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 98 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.17%) Simulink
3 8 (1.08%) GNU Octave
4 7 (0.95%) MS Office
5 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.68%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.41%) OrCAD
8 2 (0.27%) MS Project
8 2 (0.27%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.14%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.22%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.68%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.57%) Office 365
4 18 (2.44%) IaaS
4 18 (2.44%) PaaS
5 5 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.68%) SaaS
6 4 (0.54%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.41%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.27%) GitHub
8 2 (0.27%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 161 (21.79%) Firewall
2 89 (12.04%) DNS
3 74 (10.01%) Wireless
4 73 (9.88%) Ethernet
5 66 (8.93%) VPN
6 65 (8.80%) TCP/IP
7 59 (7.98%) SSL
8 57 (7.71%) RS-485
9 56 (7.58%) RS-232
10 54 (7.31%) SAN
11 51 (6.90%) Internet
12 47 (6.36%) DHCP
12 47 (6.36%) Network Security
13 45 (6.09%) Bluetooth
14 36 (4.87%) Wi-Fi
15 28 (3.79%) NAS
16 27 (3.65%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
18 21 (2.84%) LDAP
19 20 (2.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.06%) MySQL
2 27 (3.65%) MongoDB
3 22 (2.98%) SQL Server
4 21 (2.84%) DB2
4 21 (2.84%) NoSQL
5 17 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.54%) KDB
9 4 (0.54%) Kdb+
10 2 (0.27%) OLAP
11 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (6.50%) Git (software)
2 33 (4.47%) Subversion
3 15 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.76%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.08%) JIRA
5 8 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.54%) Geb
6 4 (0.54%) Selenium
6 4 (0.54%) Spock
6 4 (0.54%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.27%) Bundler
7 2 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.14%) C++Builder
8 1 (0.14%) CANoe
8 1 (0.14%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.14%) Robot Framework
General
1 172 (23.27%) Electronics
2 46 (6.22%) Finance
3 39 (5.28%) Publishing
4 38 (5.14%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.57%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.44%) Automotive
7 13 (1.76%) Banking
7 13 (1.76%) Retail
8 10 (1.35%) Legal
9 8 (1.08%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.95%) Military
11 5 (0.68%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.54%) Back Office
12 4 (0.54%) Games
12 4 (0.54%) German Language
13 3 (0.41%) Avionics
13 3 (0.41%) French Language
13 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.27%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 161 (21.79%) Embedded Engineer
2 140 (18.94%) Software Engineer
3 121 (16.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 91 (12.31%) Firmware Engineer
5 74 (10.01%) Developer
6 65 (8.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 64 (8.66%) Network Engineer
8 54 (7.31%) Embedded C Engineer
9 51 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
9 51 (6.90%) Support Engineer
10 49 (6.63%) Electronics Engineer
11 48 (6.50%) C++ Software Engineer
11 48 (6.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 48 (6.50%) Technical Specialist
12 43 (5.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 41 (5.55%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
14 40 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 38 (5.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 37 (5.01%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
17 36 (4.87%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.06%) .NET
2 29 (3.92%) HTML
2 29 (3.92%) Qt
3 25 (3.38%) Web Services
4 20 (2.71%) OpenCL
5 17 (2.30%) XML
6 14 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 14 (1.89%) RESTful
7 9 (1.22%) Yocto
8 8 (1.08%) 802.1X
8 8 (1.08%) CSS
8 8 (1.08%) LAMP
9 6 (0.81%) HTML5
10 5 (0.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (0.68%) jQuery
10 5 (0.68%) Middleware
10 5 (0.68%) STL
11 4 (0.54%) JSON
11 4 (0.54%) Lucene
11 4 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 118 (15.97%) Data Centre
2 70 (9.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 65 (8.80%) Computer Science
4 63 (8.53%) Embedded Systems
5 53 (7.17%) Clustering
6 47 (6.36%) Mathematics
7 45 (6.09%) CMDB
8 42 (5.68%) Algorithms
9 39 (5.28%) VHDL
10 35 (4.74%) Driving Licence
11 34 (4.60%) Device Driver
12 31 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (4.19%) Internet of Things
13 28 (3.79%) Management Information System
14 25 (3.38%) Verilog
15 20 (2.71%) Mobile App
16 19 (2.57%) Physics
17 14 (1.89%) Statistics
18 13 (1.76%) CAN bus
18 13 (1.76%) CPLD
Operating Systems
1 262 (35.45%) Linux
2 145 (19.62%) Windows
3 93 (12.58%) Unix
4 52 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 41 (5.55%) Android
6 38 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (4.87%) Embedded Linux
8 35 (4.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (3.92%) Solaris
11 17 (2.30%) Apple iOS
12 15 (2.03%) Windows 10
13 10 (1.35%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.22%) Windows 8
15 8 (1.08%) CentOS
15 8 (1.08%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.95%) VxWorks
17 4 (0.54%) AIX
18 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (23.14%) Software Engineering
2 84 (11.37%) ITIL
3 79 (10.69%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (8.25%) Change Control
5 56 (7.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 53 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 53 (7.17%) Presales
6 53 (7.17%) Service Delivery
7 50 (6.77%) Mentoring
8 48 (6.50%) Line Management
8 48 (6.50%) Scrum
9 47 (6.36%) Validation
10 41 (5.55%) UML
11 39 (5.28%) OO
12 36 (4.87%) Prototyping
13 35 (4.74%) Configuration Management
13 35 (4.74%) Kalman Filter
14 34 (4.60%) Open Source
15 33 (4.47%) Embedded Software Development
15 33 (4.47%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 273 (36.94%) C
2 209 (28.28%) C++
3 133 (18.00%) Embedded C
4 112 (15.16%) Python
5 88 (11.91%) SQL
6 87 (11.77%) C#
7 61 (8.25%) Embedded C++
8 52 (7.04%) PowerShell
9 48 (6.50%) Java
10 38 (5.14%) Perl
11 34 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 29 (3.92%) MATLAB
13 25 (3.38%) Assembly Language
14 21 (2.84%) JavaScript
15 18 (2.44%) Shell Script
16 16 (2.17%) Objective-C
17 12 (1.62%) Tcl
18 8 (1.08%) PHP
19 7 (0.95%) ANSI C
20 6 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 142 (19.22%) Degree
2 81 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (10.28%) Security Cleared
4 66 (8.93%) CCNP
5 52 (7.04%) CCNA
6 39 (5.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 38 (5.14%) LPIC
8 27 (3.65%) SC Cleared
9 23 (3.11%) CCSE
10 18 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
11 13 (1.76%) ISEB
11 13 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.35%) PhD
14 9 (1.22%) ISTQB
14 9 (1.22%) MCSA
14 9 (1.22%) MCSE
15 8 (1.08%) MCP
16 7 (0.95%) CCSP
16 7 (0.95%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 33 (4.47%) SLA
3 27 (3.65%) ISO 9001
4 19 (2.57%) ISO 14001
5 17 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.35%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.08%) QA
8 7 (0.95%) MISRA
8 7 (0.95%) MISRA C
9 5 (0.68%) ISO13485
10 3 (0.41%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.41%) DO-254
10 3 (0.41%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.27%) ISO26262
11 2 (0.27%) JTAG
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
System Software
1 128 (17.32%) Active Directory
2 108 (14.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (7.17%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.47%) vSphere
5 23 (3.11%) Samba
6 20 (2.71%) iptables
7 16 (2.17%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.76%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 10 (1.35%) Squid
10 7 (0.95%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.81%) XenApp
12 5 (0.68%) Docker
13 3 (0.41%) vCloud
13 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (0.41%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.41%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.41%) XenServer
14 2 (0.27%) KVM
14 2 (0.27%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 67 (9.07%) SCCM
2 59 (7.98%) NetBackup
3 44 (5.95%) SCOM
4 37 (5.01%) Backup Exec
5 18 (2.44%) Nagios
6 15 (2.03%) Cacti
6 15 (2.03%) Oracle ZFS
7 13 (1.76%) HP Data Protector
7 13 (1.76%) Red Hat Satellite
8 12 (1.62%) SCSM
9 9 (1.22%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (0.81%) WSUS
12 4 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.27%) Graphite
13 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.27%) Opsview
13 2 (0.27%) Puppet
13 2 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 160 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 122 (16.51%) VMware
3 99 (13.40%) Cisco
4 83 (11.23%) HP
5 82 (11.10%) Red Hat
6 63 (8.53%) Citrix
6 63 (8.53%) IBM
7 47 (6.36%) CheckPoint
8 41 (5.55%) EMC
9 39 (5.28%) Oracle
10 37 (5.01%) Sun
11 34 (4.60%) F5
12 30 (4.06%) Extreme Networks
13 25 (3.38%) NetApp
14 21 (2.84%) Xilinx
15 20 (2.71%) Juniper
16 19 (2.57%) CommVault
16 19 (2.57%) Palo Alto
17 18 (2.44%) Dell
18 15 (2.03%) Polycom
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions Limited
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
EA Technology Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Capital International Staffing Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Market-leading
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Medical cover, fitness facilities,
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
EA Technology Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago