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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 152 197 187
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 35 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.95% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 7.20% 1.26% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 12
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,400 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £51,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
486 637 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.14% 15.74% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 413 551 577
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
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 2 September 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 - 17 £52,000 -
Andover - 8 £45,000 - 2
Farnborough -11 6 £50,000 +11.11%
Portsmouth +26 4 - -
Waterlooville - 4 - -
Southampton - 1 £49,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 40 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 38 (65.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 35 (60.34%) C
4 31 (53.45%) Embedded C
5 25 (43.10%) C++
5 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (41.38%) JIRA
7 23 (39.66%) Embedded C++
8 22 (37.93%) Subversion
9 21 (36.21%) Degree
9 21 (36.21%) QNX
10 20 (34.48%) TeamCity
11 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
12 16 (27.59%) Electronics
13 15 (25.86%) Windows
14 13 (22.41%) VHDL
15 12 (20.69%) Altera
16 11 (18.97%) Synplicity
16 11 (18.97%) VMware
16 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
16 11 (18.97%) ITIL
16 11 (18.97%) SAS
16 11 (18.97%) 3G
17 10 (17.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 10 (17.24%) Firewall
17 10 (17.24%) EMC
17 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
17 10 (17.24%) LAN
17 10 (17.24%) WAN
17 10 (17.24%) Ethernet

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (18.97%) SAS
2 10 (17.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.07%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) 3G
2 10 (17.24%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) VLAN
2 10 (17.24%) VPN
2 10 (17.24%) LAN
2 10 (17.24%) WAN
2 10 (17.24%) Ethernet
3 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 8 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (12.07%) SAN
4 7 (12.07%) IP Telephony
4 7 (12.07%) DHCP
5 6 (10.34%) Network Security
6 4 (6.90%) DMZ
6 4 (6.90%) Internet
6 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.17%) SMTP
7 3 (5.17%) VoIP
8 2 (3.45%) SNMP
9 1 (1.72%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) Big Data
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Redis
3 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) JIRA
2 22 (37.93%) Subversion
3 20 (34.48%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (31.03%) Manufacturing
2 16 (27.59%) Electronics
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Legal
5 3 (5.17%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Software Engineer
2 13 (22.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Principal Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Principal Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Hardware Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Firmware Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Customer Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.72%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) OpenCL
2 2 (3.45%) Flash
3 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (65.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (43.10%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (22.41%) VHDL
4 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
4 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
4 7 (12.07%) Replication
4 7 (12.07%) EMC VNX
5 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.90%) iPhone
6 4 (6.90%) iPad
7 3 (5.17%) Clustering
8 2 (3.45%) Social Media
9 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.72%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.72%) Verilog
9 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.72%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 11 (18.97%) Integration Testing
3 10 (17.24%) Release Management
3 10 (17.24%) Business Continuity
3 10 (17.24%) Information Security
4 8 (13.79%) Change Management
5 7 (12.07%) Patch Management
6 6 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (8.62%) Video Processing
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.90%) SDLC
8 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) Data Management
9 3 (5.17%) Load Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.17%) BCP
9 3 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) C
2 31 (53.45%) Embedded C
3 25 (43.10%) C++
4 23 (39.66%) Embedded C++
5 4 (6.90%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) SQL
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) Java
6 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) MCSE
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.62%) CCNA
3 5 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCSA
4 1 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (1.72%) RHCT
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.72%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) vSphere
1 10 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (12.07%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.90%) Terminal Server
3 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) FortiGate
1 4 (6.90%) Check_MK
1 4 (6.90%) Icinga
2 3 (5.17%) WSUS
3 1 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) Nmap
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) QNX
2 12 (20.69%) Altera
3 11 (18.97%) Synplicity
3 11 (18.97%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) EMC
5 7 (12.07%) CommVault
6 4 (6.90%) Citrix
7 3 (5.17%) Xilinx
7 3 (5.17%) Cisco
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) Intel
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.72%) F5
9 1 (1.72%) Atmel
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