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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 177 154 147
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 13 32 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.88% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 4.89% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
587 654 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.44% 18.02% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 528 570 593
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 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
Havant - 4 £43,000 -
Southampton +4 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Yateley -3 2 - -
Basingstoke +11 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £45,000 -
Winchester - 1 £65,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) C
2 9 (40.91%) Embedded C
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) UML
5 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 6 (27.27%) Subversion
5 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) QA
6 5 (22.73%) SAS
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) Change Control
6 5 (22.73%) Big Data
7 4 (18.18%) F5
7 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
7 4 (18.18%) Perl
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) HNC
7 4 (18.18%) WAN
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (18.18%) CCNP
7 4 (18.18%) CCNA
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 4 (18.18%) Network Security
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) SNMP
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.55%) FirePass
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
4 1 (4.55%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Development Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
1 3 (13.64%) Flash
1 3 (13.64%) XML
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) WebGL
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 2 (9.09%) WPF
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 2 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) WSDL
3 1 (4.55%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Physics
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) DataPower
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Scientific Linux
3 2 (9.09%) CentOS
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Fedora
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) UML
3 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (4.55%) Product Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) OOD
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C
2 9 (40.91%) Embedded C
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (9.09%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.55%) Jython
7 1 (4.55%) XPath
7 1 (4.55%) Korn
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.55%) C++
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) HNC
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CCSE
2 4 (18.18%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) F5
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
1 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Atmel
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Websense
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) Meraki
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