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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
UK / England
Rank 508 607 603
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 336 326 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.52% 2.89% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 238 289 251
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
9541 11291 12456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.27% 12.11% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7940 9613 10627
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +71 104 £40,000 -11.11% 12
West Midlands +36 39 £43,750 +34.61% 6
North West +17 39 £37,200 -7.00% 7
London +59 38 £50,000 +14.28% 3
South West +35 34 £46,250 +8.82% 6
Yorkshire +14 33 £40,000 -3.61% 7
East of England -3 33 £55,000 +33.33% 15
East Midlands -23 14 £51,500 +28.75% 3
North East -10 2 £30,000 -9.09% 3
Firmware
UK

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 296 (40.77%) C
2 242 (33.33%) Linux
3 225 (30.99%) C++
4 184 (25.34%) Electronics
5 181 (24.93%) Software Engineering
6 153 (21.07%) Degree
7 152 (20.94%) Windows
8 149 (20.52%) Microsoft
9 145 (19.97%) Firewall
10 139 (19.15%) Embedded C
11 116 (15.98%) Active Directory
12 104 (14.33%) Python
13 102 (14.05%) Data Centre
14 100 (13.77%) Wireless
15 99 (13.64%) VMware
16 96 (13.22%) MS Excel
17 93 (12.81%) Ethernet
18 92 (12.67%) C#
19 90 (12.40%) SQL
19 90 (12.40%) TCP/IP
20 88 (12.12%) Cisco
21 87 (11.98%) DNS
22 84 (11.57%) VMware Infrastructure
23 83 (11.43%) Unix
24 75 (10.33%) ITIL
24 75 (10.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
25 73 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
25 73 (10.06%) Red Hat
26 72 (9.92%) HP
27 71 (9.78%) Cisco Certification

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 46 (6.34%) IIS
2 37 (5.10%) Skype for Business
3 32 (4.41%) Apache
4 19 (2.62%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.07%) nginx
7 8 (1.10%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.69%) CMS
8 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.55%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (13.22%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.79%) Simulink
3 9 (1.24%) GNU Octave
4 6 (0.83%) MS Office
5 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) OrCAD
7 2 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Sentinel
2 5 (0.69%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.03%) Office 365
4 16 (2.20%) IaaS
4 16 (2.20%) PaaS
5 5 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.69%) SaaS
6 4 (0.55%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.41%) GitHub
7 3 (0.41%) Heroku
8 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 145 (19.97%) Firewall
2 100 (13.77%) Wireless
3 93 (12.81%) Ethernet
4 90 (12.40%) TCP/IP
5 87 (11.98%) DNS
6 68 (9.37%) Bluetooth
7 65 (8.95%) Internet
8 61 (8.40%) RS-485
8 61 (8.40%) SSL
9 60 (8.26%) VPN
10 59 (8.13%) RS-232
11 52 (7.16%) SAN
12 48 (6.61%) Wi-Fi
13 46 (6.34%) Network Security
14 44 (6.06%) DHCP
15 37 (5.10%) ZigBee
16 27 (3.72%) GPRS
17 26 (3.58%) Cisco IOS
18 25 (3.44%) MPLS
18 25 (3.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.23%) MySQL
2 30 (4.13%) MongoDB
3 24 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.17%) DB2
5 22 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 20 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.41%) KDB
10 3 (0.41%) Kdb+
11 2 (0.28%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.13%) Subversion
3 18 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 17 (2.34%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.55%) JIRA
7 3 (0.41%) Bundler
8 2 (0.28%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.28%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.14%) C++Builder
9 1 (0.14%) CANoe
General
1 184 (25.34%) Electronics
2 40 (5.51%) Publishing
3 33 (4.55%) Finance
4 32 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.99%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.07%) Automotive
6 15 (2.07%) Legal
7 14 (1.93%) Banking
8 11 (1.52%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.38%) Military
10 9 (1.24%) Retail
11 7 (0.96%) Law
12 5 (0.69%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.55%) Back Office
14 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
14 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Marketing
15 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (22.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 143 (19.70%) Software Engineer
3 121 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 108 (14.88%) Firmware Engineer
5 79 (10.88%) Developer
6 57 (7.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 54 (7.44%) Network Engineer
8 49 (6.75%) Technical Specialist
9 48 (6.61%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 44 (6.06%) Electronics Engineer
11 41 (5.65%) Embedded C Engineer
12 40 (5.51%) Hardware Engineer
13 38 (5.23%) C Software Engineer
14 36 (4.96%) C++ Software Engineer
14 36 (4.96%) Support Engineer
15 35 (4.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 32 (4.41%) Windows Engineer
17 30 (4.13%) Design Engineer
17 30 (4.13%) Senior Developer
17 30 (4.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.37%) HTML
2 34 (4.68%) .NET
3 27 (3.72%) Qt
3 27 (3.72%) Web Services
4 24 (3.31%) OpenCL
5 16 (2.20%) CSS
6 14 (1.93%) XML
7 12 (1.65%) .NET Framework
7 12 (1.65%) jQuery
7 12 (1.65%) RESTful
8 11 (1.52%) 802.1X
8 11 (1.52%) HTML5
9 8 (1.10%) Yocto
10 6 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.83%) Middleware
11 5 (0.69%) REST
12 4 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (0.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 4 (0.55%) JSON
12 4 (0.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 102 (14.05%) Data Centre
2 75 (10.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 64 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 60 (8.26%) Embedded Systems
5 57 (7.85%) Mathematics
6 46 (6.34%) Internet of Things
7 45 (6.20%) CMDB
7 45 (6.20%) VHDL
8 44 (6.06%) Algorithms
9 39 (5.37%) Clustering
10 34 (4.68%) Device Driver
11 30 (4.13%) Driving Licence
12 26 (3.58%) Physics
12 26 (3.58%) Verilog
13 23 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (3.17%) Mobile App
14 21 (2.89%) Management Information System
15 19 (2.62%) Statistics
16 16 (2.20%) CAN bus
17 13 (1.79%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 242 (33.33%) Linux
2 152 (20.94%) Windows
3 83 (11.43%) Unix
4 49 (6.75%) Windows Server
5 36 (4.96%) Embedded Linux
6 33 (4.55%) Android
6 33 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (3.03%) Solaris
9 19 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.48%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.93%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.79%) Windows 7
13 9 (1.24%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.41%) ThreadX
14 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.41%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.28%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (24.93%) Software Engineering
2 75 (10.33%) ITIL
3 73 (10.06%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (8.40%) Validation
5 59 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 56 (7.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 56 (7.71%) Presales
7 53 (7.30%) Mentoring
8 49 (6.75%) Service Delivery
9 47 (6.47%) Change Control
10 46 (6.34%) Line Management
11 43 (5.92%) Kalman Filter
12 41 (5.65%) Prototyping
13 39 (5.37%) Configuration Management
13 39 (5.37%) Scrum
14 36 (4.96%) OO
15 35 (4.82%) Open Source
16 34 (4.68%) Patch Management
16 34 (4.68%) Signal Processing
17 33 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 296 (40.77%) C
2 225 (30.99%) C++
3 139 (19.15%) Embedded C
4 104 (14.33%) Python
5 92 (12.67%) C#
6 90 (12.40%) SQL
7 62 (8.54%) Embedded C++
8 44 (6.06%) Java
9 38 (5.23%) PowerShell
10 31 (4.27%) JavaScript
11 25 (3.44%) Perl
12 23 (3.17%) PHP
13 22 (3.03%) Shell Script
14 21 (2.89%) MATLAB
15 16 (2.20%) Bash Shell
16 14 (1.93%) Tcl
17 13 (1.79%) Objective-C
18 12 (1.65%) ANSI C
19 11 (1.52%) Assembly Language
19 11 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 153 (21.07%) Degree
2 71 (9.78%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 59 (8.13%) CCNP
5 45 (6.20%) CCNA
6 42 (5.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 41 (5.65%) LPIC
8 15 (2.07%) CCSE
8 15 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (1.93%) SC Cleared
10 12 (1.65%) Check Point Certification
10 12 (1.65%) PhD
11 11 (1.52%) MCSE
12 10 (1.38%) MCP
13 9 (1.24%) MCSA
14 6 (0.83%) CCDP
14 6 (0.83%) Chartered Engineer
14 6 (0.83%) HNC
14 6 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (0.69%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (5.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 28 (3.86%) ISO 9001
2 28 (3.86%) SLA
3 22 (3.03%) ISO 14001
4 14 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.24%) PCI DSS
6 8 (1.10%) QA
7 7 (0.96%) JTAG
8 5 (0.69%) ISO13485
9 4 (0.55%) IEC 61508
10 3 (0.41%) MISRA
11 2 (0.28%) ISO26262
11 2 (0.28%) MISRA C
12 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 116 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 84 (11.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.72%) Samba
5 20 (2.75%) iptables
6 17 (2.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 14 (1.93%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.79%) vSphere
9 10 (1.38%) Squid
10 6 (0.83%) Docker
10 6 (0.83%) XenApp
11 4 (0.55%) vCloud
11 4 (0.55%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.41%) KVM
12 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.41%) Xen
13 2 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.28%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.28%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 68 (9.37%) SCCM
2 59 (8.13%) NetBackup
3 48 (6.61%) SCOM
4 40 (5.51%) Backup Exec
5 20 (2.75%) Nagios
6 17 (2.34%) Cacti
6 17 (2.34%) HP Data Protector
6 17 (2.34%) Oracle ZFS
6 17 (2.34%) Red Hat Satellite
7 14 (1.93%) SCSM
8 9 (1.24%) AirWatch
9 6 (0.83%) WSUS
10 4 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.55%) Puppet
11 3 (0.41%) Kibana
12 2 (0.28%) EMC VPLEX
12 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.28%) vMotion
Vendors
1 149 (20.52%) Microsoft
2 99 (13.64%) VMware
3 88 (12.12%) Cisco
4 73 (10.06%) Red Hat
5 72 (9.92%) HP
6 64 (8.82%) Citrix
7 57 (7.85%) IBM
8 46 (6.34%) EMC
9 38 (5.23%) CheckPoint
10 33 (4.55%) Oracle
11 31 (4.27%) Sun
12 29 (3.99%) F5
13 27 (3.72%) NetApp
14 21 (2.89%) Extreme Networks
14 21 (2.89%) Juniper
14 21 (2.89%) Xilinx
15 20 (2.75%) Palo Alto
16 19 (2.62%) 3PAR
16 19 (2.62%) Dell
17 17 (2.34%) CommVault
Bournemouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IC Resources
Salary: negotiable with an excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ulverston, Cumbria
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Top + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tring, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
GCI Com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £47500 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Top base, Benefits, Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi working,
Posted: 5 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-40k Plus Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Bonus, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago