The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 170 170 151
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 3.19% 3.10% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 20
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £28,300 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £49,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
565 580 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.58% 14.80% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 467 510 397
Average salary £44,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.39% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hampshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Havant +9 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Basingstoke +19 3 £45,000 +39.53%
Farnborough - 2 £49,000 - 2
Fareham +8 1 - -
Southampton -2 1 £37,500 -26.82% 2
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (69.44%) C
2 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 19 (52.78%) Linux
4 18 (50.00%) Embedded C
5 17 (47.22%) Windows
6 15 (41.67%) Subversion
7 14 (38.89%) C++
8 13 (36.11%) Degree
9 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (30.56%) SAS
9 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
10 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
11 9 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 8 (22.22%) Big Data
12 8 (22.22%) JIRA
12 8 (22.22%) Embedded C++
12 8 (22.22%) Electronics
13 7 (19.44%) QNX
13 7 (19.44%) Project Management
13 7 (19.44%) SNMP
13 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
13 7 (19.44%) Flash
13 7 (19.44%) UML
13 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
13 7 (19.44%) VHDL
14 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
15 5 (13.89%) Validation

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (30.56%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) PaaS
1 3 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (19.44%) SNMP
3 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 3 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) DMZ
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Big Data
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) Infinispan
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Subversion
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Eclipse
3 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (27.78%) Manufacturing
2 8 (22.22%) Electronics
3 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.11%) Legal
5 3 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Design Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Principal Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Linux Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Flash
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) VHDL
3 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.56%) Verilog
5 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) iPhone
5 2 (5.56%) iPad
6 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.78%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (2.78%) CPLD
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (2.78%) Data Conversion
6 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Scientific Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.78%) CentOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Fedora
4 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) UML
4 5 (13.89%) Validation
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 4 (11.11%) Video Processing
6 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Content Management
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security
7 2 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C
2 18 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 14 (38.89%) C++
4 8 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 5 (13.89%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) Assembly Language
7 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (8.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) MCSE
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) RHCT
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) DO-178B
1 3 (8.33%) DO-254
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.56%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Terminal Server
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
1 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Check_MK
1 2 (5.56%) Icinga
1 2 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) QNX
2 4 (11.11%) EMC
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 2 (5.56%) CommVault
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Altera
5 1 (2.78%) Atmel
5 1 (2.78%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) Xilinx
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Intel
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Open Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago