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 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 554 590 575
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 77 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.11% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 1.67% 1.03% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 27
Average salary £50,000 £54,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% +36.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
4605 4842 4182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.36% 10.31% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4021 4178 3618
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 September 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 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
City of London +30 8 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Greenford - 5 £55,000 -
New Malden - 4 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Sidcup - 1 £26,500 -
Wembley - 1 £22,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £38,000 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 45 (42.06%) Windows
2 43 (40.19%) VMware
3 38 (35.51%) Degree
4 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
5 32 (29.91%) HP
6 31 (28.97%) Active Directory
6 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (28.04%) Linux
8 28 (26.17%) C
9 27 (25.23%) DHCP
10 25 (23.36%) DNS
10 25 (23.36%) PowerShell
10 25 (23.36%) SCCM
11 24 (22.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (22.43%) TCP/IP
12 22 (20.56%) Cisco
12 22 (20.56%) SAN
12 22 (20.56%) Finance
12 22 (20.56%) vSphere
13 21 (19.63%) Electronics
13 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (17.76%) SharePoint
14 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
15 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
15 18 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (15.89%) QA
16 17 (15.89%) VMware ESX
16 17 (15.89%) ITIL
17 16 (14.95%) MS Office
17 16 (14.95%) C++

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (17.76%) SharePoint
1 19 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (13.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (13.08%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.87%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (14.95%) MS Office
1 16 (14.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) PaaS
1 6 (5.61%) IaaS
2 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.23%) DHCP
2 25 (23.36%) DNS
3 24 (22.43%) TCP/IP
4 22 (20.56%) SAN
5 14 (13.08%) Wireless
6 10 (9.35%) Firewall
7 9 (8.41%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (7.48%) NAS
9 7 (6.54%) Ethernet
9 7 (6.54%) Bluetooth
10 6 (5.61%) LAN
10 6 (5.61%) Internet
10 6 (5.61%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.67%) BGP
11 5 (4.67%) VoIP
11 5 (4.67%) WAN
11 5 (4.67%) Multicast
12 4 (3.74%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.80%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) GDB
2 2 (1.87%) Calabash
2 2 (1.87%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.87%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.87%) Appium
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium IDE
General
1 22 (20.56%) Finance
2 21 (19.63%) Electronics
3 16 (14.95%) Banking
4 5 (4.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Advertising
6 2 (1.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.93%) Avionics
7 1 (0.93%) Military
7 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (13.08%) Wintel Engineer
2 11 (10.28%) Analyst
3 10 (9.35%) Electronics Engineer
4 9 (8.41%) Administrator
4 9 (8.41%) Hardware Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (5.61%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) Wintel Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.61%) SCCM Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Hedge funds
2 15 (14.02%) Blackberry
2 15 (14.02%) Clustering
3 13 (12.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (12.15%) EMC VNX
4 12 (11.21%) VHDL
5 11 (10.28%) EMC VMAX
6 9 (8.41%) Data Centre
7 8 (7.48%) Mathematics
7 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
8 4 (3.74%) Symmetrix DMX
8 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.74%) Replication
8 4 (3.74%) CLARiiON
8 4 (3.74%) Symmetrix
9 3 (2.80%) E-Learning
9 3 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.80%) Physics
10 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.06%) Windows
2 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (28.04%) Linux
4 21 (19.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.28%) Embedded Linux
6 11 (10.28%) Android
7 5 (4.67%) SUSE
7 5 (4.67%) UNIX
8 4 (3.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.80%) Solaris
9 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.87%) VMS
11 1 (0.93%) OS/400
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.89%) ITIL
3 16 (14.95%) Asset Management
4 15 (14.02%) Capacity Management
5 14 (13.08%) Change Management
6 13 (12.15%) Project Management
7 9 (8.41%) Cyber Security
8 8 (7.48%) Android Development
8 8 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.54%) Validation
9 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.54%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (5.61%) People Management
10 6 (5.61%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.67%) Performance Management
11 5 (4.67%) Patch Management
11 5 (4.67%) Line Management
11 5 (4.67%) Change Control
12 4 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (3.74%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.17%) C
2 25 (23.36%) PowerShell
3 16 (14.95%) C++
4 8 (7.48%) Embedded C
5 7 (6.54%) Perl
5 7 (6.54%) SQL
6 4 (3.74%) sed
6 4 (3.74%) Bourne shell
6 4 (3.74%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.74%) AWK
7 3 (2.80%) SystemTap
7 3 (2.80%) Embedded C++
7 3 (2.80%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.87%) Java
8 2 (1.87%) C#
8 2 (1.87%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 38 (35.51%) Degree
2 15 (14.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (14.02%) SC Cleared
2 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.41%) VCP5
4 7 (6.54%) VCAP
4 7 (6.54%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.61%) CCNP
6 5 (4.67%) CCNA
7 4 (3.74%) MCP
7 4 (3.74%) PhD
8 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.87%) MCSE
9 2 (1.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.93%) MCTS
10 1 (0.93%) CCIE
10 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) QA
2 10 (9.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (28.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (22.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (20.56%) vSphere
4 17 (15.89%) VMware ESX
5 9 (8.41%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.80%) NFS
8 1 (0.93%) XenApp
8 1 (0.93%) SRDF
8 1 (0.93%) vCloud
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 25 (23.36%) SCCM
2 11 (10.28%) SCOM
3 8 (7.48%) WSUS
4 6 (5.61%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.74%) Data Guard
5 4 (3.74%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.74%) SCOrch
5 4 (3.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.87%) Nagios
7 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.93%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 43 (40.19%) VMware
2 36 (33.64%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.91%) HP
4 22 (20.56%) Cisco
5 13 (12.15%) EMC
6 12 (11.21%) CommVault
7 10 (9.35%) Citrix
8 7 (6.54%) Veeam
9 6 (5.61%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.67%) Juniper
11 4 (3.74%) Oracle
12 3 (2.80%) Avaya
12 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
12 3 (2.80%) Symantec
12 3 (2.80%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.80%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.80%) Brocade
12 3 (2.80%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.87%) Fujitsu
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