The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 603 605 634
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 26 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 1.41% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 44
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,600 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
4798 4613 5041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.15% 10.55% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 4009 4327
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in London

Firmware
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the London region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +55 1 £48,500 -7.61%
Greenford +2 1 £67,500 +22.72%
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 25 (30.12%) Linux
2 24 (28.92%) C
3 21 (25.30%) C++
3 21 (25.30%) Windows
4 19 (22.89%) Degree
5 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
6 17 (20.48%) Firewall
6 17 (20.48%) Electronics
7 16 (19.28%) Unix
8 15 (18.07%) Cisco
8 15 (18.07%) VMware
9 14 (16.87%) Internet
10 13 (15.66%) Skype for Business
11 12 (14.46%) SLA
11 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
11 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
12 11 (13.25%) Wireless
12 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
13 10 (12.05%) Citrix
13 10 (12.05%) HP
13 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
13 10 (12.05%) SCCM
14 9 (10.84%) ZigBee
14 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
14 9 (10.84%) Polycom
14 9 (10.84%) IBM
14 9 (10.84%) NetApp
15 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
15 8 (9.64%) Embedded C

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.66%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.82%) Apache
3 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.41%) nginx
4 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.41%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) Firewall
2 14 (16.87%) Internet
3 11 (13.25%) Wireless
4 9 (10.84%) ZigBee
5 7 (8.43%) MQTT
5 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.43%) VPN
6 6 (7.23%) SAN
6 6 (7.23%) VLAN
7 5 (6.02%) BGP
7 5 (6.02%) MPLS
7 5 (6.02%) OSPF
8 4 (4.82%) EIGRP
8 4 (4.82%) RS-232
8 4 (4.82%) RS-485
8 4 (4.82%) Skype
8 4 (4.82%) VoIP
9 3 (3.61%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.61%) Network Security
9 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.61%) MySQL
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) KDB
4 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) GitLab
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 17 (20.48%) Electronics
2 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.43%) Finance
4 3 (3.61%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) French Language
5 2 (2.41%) German Language
5 2 (2.41%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Billing
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (8.43%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (8.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (8.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
3 5 (6.02%) Analyst
3 5 (6.02%) Desktop Support
3 5 (6.02%) Hardware Engineer
3 5 (6.02%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (4.82%) Audio Visual Engineer
4 4 (4.82%) Audio Visual Support
4 4 (4.82%) Cisco Specialist
4 4 (4.82%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (4.82%) Customer Service Engineer
4 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (3.61%) IT Engineer
5 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (2.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (2.41%) LAMP
2 2 (2.41%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.41%) Lucene
2 2 (2.41%) OpenVZ
2 2 (2.41%) STL
3 1 (1.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.64%) Clustering
3 7 (8.43%) Internet of Things
4 6 (7.23%) Driving Licence
5 5 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.82%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.82%) IPTV
6 4 (4.82%) PDA
7 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.61%) VHDL
8 2 (2.41%) Arduino
8 2 (2.41%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (2.41%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.41%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.41%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.20%) Fintech
9 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.12%) Linux
2 21 (25.30%) Windows
3 16 (19.28%) Unix
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.41%) SUSE
8 2 (2.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.20%) Android
9 1 (1.20%) CentOS
9 1 (1.20%) Debian
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
2 8 (9.64%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.23%) ITIL
4 6 (7.23%) People Management
4 6 (7.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (7.23%) Signal Processing
5 5 (6.02%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (6.02%) Application Packaging
5 5 (6.02%) Change Management
5 5 (6.02%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (6.02%) High Availability
6 4 (4.82%) Coaching
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.82%) Open Source
6 4 (4.82%) Scrum
7 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.61%) Line Management
7 3 (3.61%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) C
2 21 (25.30%) C++
3 9 (10.84%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.64%) Embedded C
5 7 (8.43%) Embedded C++
5 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.43%) Perl
6 5 (6.02%) Python
6 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.82%) SQL
8 3 (3.61%) AWK
8 3 (3.61%) sed
9 2 (2.41%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (22.89%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.02%) CCNA
3 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.41%) BICSI Certification
5 2 (2.41%) CCNP
5 2 (2.41%) CCSP
5 2 (2.41%) CCVP
5 2 (2.41%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.41%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.41%) LPIC
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) RHCE
6 1 (1.20%) VCP5
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) SLA
2 3 (3.61%) SAS 70
3 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.61%) NFS
4 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.61%) XenApp
4 3 (3.61%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.41%) Docker
5 2 (2.41%) KVM
5 2 (2.41%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas File System
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) SCCM
2 5 (6.02%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.41%) Cacti
3 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.41%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) Nagios
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) Simpana
4 1 (1.20%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Cisco
1 15 (18.07%) VMware
2 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) Citrix
3 10 (12.05%) HP
4 9 (10.84%) IBM
4 9 (10.84%) NetApp
4 9 (10.84%) Polycom
5 8 (9.64%) Oracle
6 7 (8.43%) CommVault
6 7 (8.43%) Sun
7 4 (4.82%) Cognizant
7 4 (4.82%) Dell
7 4 (4.82%) EMC
7 4 (4.82%) Juniper
7 4 (4.82%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (3.61%) Brocade
8 3 (3.61%) LANDesk
8 3 (3.61%) Remedy
8 3 (3.61%) Xilinx
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