The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 148 137 130
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 1.56% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £39,700 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £53,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Firmware
East of England

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

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
289 320 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.96% 13.74% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 220 246 176
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £47,500 -
Firmware
East of England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) C
3 19 (61.29%) C++
4 18 (58.06%) Linux
5 16 (51.61%) Java
6 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
7 11 (35.48%) Finance
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) HTML5
8 10 (32.26%) CSS3
8 10 (32.26%) WebSockets
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco
9 9 (29.03%) VMware
10 8 (25.81%) HP
10 8 (25.81%) Perl
10 8 (25.81%) PHP
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
10 8 (25.81%) Marketing
10 8 (25.81%) Web Development
10 8 (25.81%) Regular Expression
10 8 (25.81%) Technical Analysis
11 7 (22.58%) Retail
12 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
12 6 (19.35%) Migration
12 6 (19.35%) Fujitsu
13 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
13 5 (16.13%) vSphere

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
1 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) NAS
3 3 (9.68%) SSH
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Marketing
3 7 (22.58%) Retail
4 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.23%) Electronics
6 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Software Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) AS400 Support
4 2 (6.45%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
1 10 (32.26%) CSS
1 10 (32.26%) HTML5
1 10 (32.26%) CSS3
1 10 (32.26%) WebSockets
2 8 (25.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Replication
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.45%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (6.45%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) LPAR
2 2 (6.45%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Verilog
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) UNIX
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) VMS
6 1 (3.23%) Android
6 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Web Development
1 8 (25.81%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Server Hardening
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C
2 19 (61.29%) C++
3 16 (51.61%) Java
4 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (25.81%) Perl
5 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 8 (25.81%) Python
5 8 (25.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCSE
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) VMware ESX
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.68%) SRDF
6 2 (6.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 2 (6.45%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SnapMirror
1 2 (6.45%) SnapVault
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco
1 9 (29.03%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) Fujitsu
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Brocade
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Veritas
6 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) IronPort
7 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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