The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.29% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.20% 1.53% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 392 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 40.19% 40.04% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 305 313 239
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firmware
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £41,250 - 1
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (40.00%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) C
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) MCTS
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) C++
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
9 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate
5 1 (6.67%) Storage Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) UML
6 1 (6.67%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCTS
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) TOWER Software
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Brocade
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 19 days ago