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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 153 185 184
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 39 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.09% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 6.91% 1.43% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 8
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
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
564 630 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.71% 15.94% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 473 538 531
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 24 £51,500 +51.47%
Farnborough - 10 £50,000 -
Andover - 3 £42,500 - 1
Southampton - 2 £43,250 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (68.00%) C
2 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
3 28 (56.00%) Embedded C
4 26 (52.00%) C++
5 25 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 23 (46.00%) Subversion
7 22 (44.00%) Embedded C++
8 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (40.00%) TeamCity
9 20 (40.00%) JIRA
9 20 (40.00%) QNX
9 20 (40.00%) Manufacturing
10 19 (38.00%) Windows
11 12 (24.00%) Linux
11 12 (24.00%) SAS
12 11 (22.00%) ITIL
12 11 (22.00%) VMware
13 10 (20.00%) Firewall
13 10 (20.00%) Electronics
13 10 (20.00%) Business Continuity
13 10 (20.00%) Information Security
13 10 (20.00%) VLAN
13 10 (20.00%) Degree
13 10 (20.00%) Release Management
13 10 (20.00%) LAN
13 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 10 (20.00%) WAN
13 10 (20.00%) Ethernet
13 10 (20.00%) VPN
13 10 (20.00%) EMC

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (24.00%) SAS
2 10 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (14.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) LAN
1 10 (20.00%) WAN
1 10 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (20.00%) VPN
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
1 10 (20.00%) VLAN
2 8 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 8 (16.00%) SAN
3 7 (14.00%) IP Telephony
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.00%) Network Security
5 4 (8.00%) DMZ
5 4 (8.00%) Internet
6 3 (6.00%) 3G
6 3 (6.00%) SNMP
6 3 (6.00%) SMTP
6 3 (6.00%) VoIP
7 1 (2.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Infinispan
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Subversion
2 20 (40.00%) JIRA
2 20 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 10 (20.00%) Electronics
3 8 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (8.00%) Legal
5 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Flash
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.00%) EMC VNX
3 7 (14.00%) VHDL
3 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Replication
4 4 (8.00%) iPhone
4 4 (8.00%) iPad
5 3 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.00%) Clustering
6 2 (4.00%) Social Media
7 1 (2.00%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.00%) Verilog
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 10 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 10 (20.00%) Information Security
3 10 (20.00%) Release Management
4 8 (16.00%) Change Management
5 7 (14.00%) Patch Management
6 6 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.00%) Data Management
7 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) UML
8 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) BCP
8 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (6.00%) Load Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C
2 28 (56.00%) Embedded C
3 26 (52.00%) C++
4 22 (44.00%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.00%) Perl
6 3 (6.00%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Korn
7 1 (2.00%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) MCSE
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (10.00%) CCNA
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) RHCT
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) vSphere
1 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (14.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.00%) Terminal Server
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (8.00%) Check_MK
1 4 (8.00%) Icinga
2 3 (6.00%) WSUS
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) QNX
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 10 (20.00%) EMC
4 7 (14.00%) CommVault
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix
6 4 (8.00%) Altera
7 3 (6.00%) Xilinx
7 3 (6.00%) Synplicity
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) Intel
9 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.00%) F5
9 1 (2.00%) Atmel
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
PS Computer
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke , Hampshire
PS Computer
Salary: £70k - £80k per annum
Posted: 20 days ago