The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 551 603 553
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -50
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 56 44 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% 1.01% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 38
Average salary £55,000 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £64,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5302 4361 4029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.39% 9.60% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4596 3768 3463
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in London

Firmware
Salary Trend in London

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

Firmware Salary Trend in London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in London

Firmware
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
City of London +10 12 £37,500 -23.85% 1
Uxbridge - 4 £46,250 -
Brentford - 2 £48,500 -
Bromley - 2 £33,750 -
Greenford - 1 £27,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £26,500 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 59 (47.97%) Linux
2 42 (34.15%) DNS
3 41 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 39 (31.71%) Cisco
4 39 (31.71%) Windows
5 31 (25.20%) LAN
6 30 (24.39%) WAN
7 29 (23.58%) C
8 28 (22.76%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (21.95%) C++
10 26 (21.14%) Load Balancing
11 25 (20.33%) Firewall
12 24 (19.51%) F5
13 23 (18.70%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (18.70%) Perl
13 23 (18.70%) DHCP
13 23 (18.70%) VPN
14 22 (17.89%) FTP
14 22 (17.89%) UNIX
15 21 (17.07%) CCNP
15 21 (17.07%) Electronics
15 21 (17.07%) Degree
16 19 (15.45%) Software Engineering
16 19 (15.45%) CCNA
16 19 (15.45%) Hedge funds
16 19 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
17 18 (14.63%) VMware
18 17 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
19 16 (13.01%) Cisco PIX
19 16 (13.01%) Computer Science

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.07%) Node.js
5 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.63%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (34.15%) DNS
2 41 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 31 (25.20%) LAN
4 30 (24.39%) WAN
5 25 (20.33%) Firewall
6 23 (18.70%) VPN
6 23 (18.70%) DHCP
6 23 (18.70%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (17.89%) FTP
8 19 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (13.01%) Cisco PIX
10 16 (13.01%) HTTP
11 15 (12.20%) SSL
11 15 (12.20%) Wireless
11 15 (12.20%) NetScaler
12 14 (11.38%) MPLS
13 11 (8.94%) SSH
14 10 (8.13%) Internet
15 9 (7.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
1 8 (6.50%) Data Mining
2 7 (5.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.07%) SQLite
5 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (8.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.07%) TortoiseSVN
2 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.07%) LabVIEW
2 5 (4.07%) Bugzilla
3 4 (3.25%) Subversion
4 1 (0.81%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (17.07%) Electronics
2 15 (12.20%) Finance
3 11 (8.94%) Banking
4 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.25%) Law
6 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.63%) Military
7 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
8 1 (0.81%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 27 (21.95%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.01%) Developer
3 13 (10.57%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (8.94%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Administrator
5 10 (8.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.32%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.69%) DBA
7 7 (5.69%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Embedded Software Developer
9 5 (4.07%) Embedded C Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) CSS
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
2 5 (4.07%) OpenMP
2 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.07%) JSON
2 5 (4.07%) WCF
2 5 (4.07%) .NET Compact Framework
2 5 (4.07%) .NET
3 4 (3.25%) XML
4 2 (1.63%) libvirt
5 1 (0.81%) Flash
5 1 (0.81%) Middleware
5 1 (0.81%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Hedge funds
2 16 (13.01%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.50%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.50%) Clustering
5 7 (5.69%) Physics
5 7 (5.69%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (4.88%) Equities
6 6 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.88%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 5 (4.07%) Verilog
7 5 (4.07%) SystemC
7 5 (4.07%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (3.25%) Device Driver
8 4 (3.25%) Replication
9 3 (2.44%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
9 3 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.97%) Linux
2 39 (31.71%) Windows
3 22 (17.89%) UNIX
4 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.57%) Solaris
6 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (6.50%) SUSE
8 7 (5.69%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (5.69%) Android
8 7 (5.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (4.88%) Apple iOS
10 5 (4.07%) Windows CE
11 4 (3.25%) Scientific Linux
12 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.81%) CentOS
13 1 (0.81%) Debian
13 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.14%) Load Balancing
2 19 (15.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (11.38%) ITIL
4 9 (7.32%) Change Management
4 9 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.50%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (5.69%) Network Management
6 7 (5.69%) Signal Processing
6 7 (5.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.69%) Project Management
6 7 (5.69%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.69%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.69%) Performance Management
6 7 (5.69%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (4.88%) Low Latency
8 5 (4.07%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.07%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) C
2 27 (21.95%) C++
3 23 (18.70%) Perl
4 13 (10.57%) Shell Script
5 12 (9.76%) Python
6 11 (8.94%) Java
7 10 (8.13%) PowerShell
8 9 (7.32%) Embedded C
9 7 (5.69%) SQL
9 7 (5.69%) Assembly Language
9 7 (5.69%) Bourne shell
9 7 (5.69%) AWK
9 7 (5.69%) sed
10 6 (4.88%) Bash Shell
11 5 (4.07%) C#
11 5 (4.07%) Fortran
12 1 (0.81%) PHP
12 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.81%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (22.76%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (17.07%) CCNP
2 21 (17.07%) Degree
3 19 (15.45%) CCNA
4 14 (11.38%) CCIE
5 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.25%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (3.25%) PMP
6 4 (3.25%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.44%) CCSE
8 2 (1.63%) CCSA
8 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.63%) HND
9 1 (0.81%) MCSE
9 1 (0.81%) PhD
9 1 (0.81%) CCDP
9 1 (0.81%) CCA
9 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.13%) SLA
2 6 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (11.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.13%) vSphere
3 7 (5.69%) VMware ESX
4 6 (4.88%) NFS
4 6 (4.88%) XenApp
5 3 (2.44%) XenServer
5 3 (2.44%) KVM
6 2 (1.63%) vCloud
6 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.63%) SRDF
7 1 (0.81%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.81%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 9 (7.32%) SCCM
2 8 (6.50%) HP SIM
3 7 (5.69%) Data Guard
3 7 (5.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.25%) Puppet
4 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.44%) WSUS
5 3 (2.44%) SCOM
5 3 (2.44%) Nagios
6 2 (1.63%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (1.63%) OpenView
7 1 (0.81%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 39 (31.71%) Cisco
2 24 (19.51%) F5
3 18 (14.63%) VMware
4 14 (11.38%) HP
5 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.13%) SolarWinds
7 9 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 9 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.50%) Juniper
8 8 (6.50%) EMC
9 7 (5.69%) Citrix
9 7 (5.69%) Oracle
10 5 (4.07%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.07%) Renesas
11 4 (3.25%) Assembla
11 4 (3.25%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.44%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.44%) Avaya
12 3 (2.44%) Dell
13 2 (1.63%) SAP
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