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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 548 558 580
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 60 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.20% 1.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 39
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,100 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £67,000 £58,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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
5006 4236 4201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.12% 9.91% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4387 3659 3692
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -4 11 £50,000 -24.52% 3
Uxbridge - 6 £40,000 - 1
Bromley - 3 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £42,500 -
Brentford - 1 £48,500 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £47,500 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 65 (53.28%) Linux
2 50 (40.98%) Windows
3 49 (40.16%) Cisco
4 47 (38.52%) DNS
5 44 (36.07%) TCP/IP
6 43 (35.25%) LAN
6 43 (35.25%) WAN
7 38 (31.15%) Firewall
8 37 (30.33%) Load Balancing
9 35 (28.69%) Cisco Certification
9 35 (28.69%) F5
10 32 (26.23%) FTP
11 31 (25.41%) VPN
11 31 (25.41%) Cisco ASA
12 29 (23.77%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (23.77%) Perl
12 29 (23.77%) CCNP
13 28 (22.95%) DHCP
14 27 (22.13%) Cisco PIX
15 26 (21.31%) NetScaler
16 25 (20.49%) HTTP
16 25 (20.49%) MPLS
17 24 (19.67%) CCIE
17 24 (19.67%) CSS
17 24 (19.67%) Cisco IOS
18 22 (18.03%) UNIX
19 20 (16.39%) Ethernet
19 20 (16.39%) SSH
20 19 (15.57%) ITIL
21 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (3.28%) IIS
1 4 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.46%) Node.js
3 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.64%) CloudStack
3 2 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.82%) Apache
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) MS Office
1 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.52%) DNS
2 44 (36.07%) TCP/IP
3 43 (35.25%) LAN
3 43 (35.25%) WAN
4 38 (31.15%) Firewall
5 32 (26.23%) FTP
6 31 (25.41%) VPN
6 31 (25.41%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (23.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 28 (22.95%) DHCP
9 27 (22.13%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (21.31%) NetScaler
11 25 (20.49%) HTTP
11 25 (20.49%) MPLS
12 24 (19.67%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (16.39%) SSH
13 20 (16.39%) Ethernet
14 16 (13.11%) SMTP
15 13 (10.66%) SSL
16 12 (9.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.66%) Oracle Database
2 8 (6.56%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.28%) SQLite
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.46%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (2.46%) LabVIEW
2 3 (2.46%) Bugzilla
2 3 (2.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (11.48%) Electronics
2 9 (7.38%) Finance
3 8 (6.56%) Law
3 8 (6.56%) Banking
4 2 (1.64%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.82%) Back Office
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (31.15%) Network Engineer
2 13 (10.66%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (10.66%) DBA
2 13 (10.66%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (9.84%) UNIX Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) Administrator
4 11 (9.02%) Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.92%) Systems Support
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.10%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Linux Support
9 4 (3.28%) Embedded Software Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.67%) CSS
2 4 (3.28%) Web Services
2 4 (3.28%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.28%) JSON
2 4 (3.28%) WCF
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) .NET Compact Framework
3 3 (2.46%) OpenMP
3 3 (2.46%) XML
4 2 (1.64%) iOS SDK
4 2 (1.64%) libvirt
5 1 (0.82%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.82%) Flash
5 1 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.48%) Clustering
2 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.66%) Hedge funds
3 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.92%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.92%) Replication
5 5 (4.10%) CLARiiON
5 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
5 5 (4.10%) Physics
5 5 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (3.28%) User Experience
6 4 (3.28%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.46%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.46%) SystemC
7 3 (2.46%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (2.46%) Verilog
7 3 (2.46%) EMC Centera
7 3 (2.46%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (53.28%) Linux
2 50 (40.98%) Windows
3 22 (18.03%) UNIX
4 15 (12.30%) Solaris
4 15 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (12.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.48%) SUSE
6 13 (10.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.10%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.28%) Scientific Linux
8 4 (3.28%) Windows CE
9 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.82%) CentOS
10 1 (0.82%) Android
10 1 (0.82%) Debian
10 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) Load Balancing
2 19 (15.57%) ITIL
3 18 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (14.75%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (10.66%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (10.66%) Incident Management
4 13 (10.66%) Problem Management
4 13 (10.66%) Performance Management
5 12 (9.84%) Software Engineering
6 9 (7.38%) Change Management
6 9 (7.38%) Network Management
7 7 (5.74%) Project Management
8 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (4.10%) Process Management
10 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.28%) Business Continuity
10 4 (3.28%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.77%) Perl
2 17 (13.93%) Shell Script
3 14 (11.48%) SQL
3 14 (11.48%) C
4 13 (10.66%) C++
4 13 (10.66%) AWK
4 13 (10.66%) Bourne shell
4 13 (10.66%) sed
5 10 (8.20%) Python
6 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.10%) Assembly Language
8 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.28%) Java
8 4 (3.28%) C#
9 3 (2.46%) Fortran
10 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.82%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (28.69%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (23.77%) CCNP
3 24 (19.67%) CCIE
4 17 (13.93%) CCNA
4 17 (13.93%) Degree
5 15 (12.30%) SC Cleared
5 15 (12.30%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.28%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (3.28%) PMP
6 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.46%) CCSE
7 3 (2.46%) HND
7 3 (2.46%) MCSE
8 2 (1.64%) CCSA
9 1 (0.82%) MCITP
9 1 (0.82%) HNC
9 1 (0.82%) CCDP
9 1 (0.82%) CCA
9 1 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.56%) NFS
3 8 (6.56%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.92%) XenApp
4 6 (4.92%) vSphere
5 3 (2.46%) KVM
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.64%) vCloud
6 2 (1.64%) XenServer
6 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.82%) SRDF
7 1 (0.82%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.82%) QEMU
7 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.82%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.82%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) HP SIM
2 13 (10.66%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.92%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.28%) WSUS
4 4 (3.28%) SCOM
4 4 (3.28%) Puppet
4 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.46%) SCCM
5 3 (2.46%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.64%) OpenView
7 1 (0.82%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (0.82%) WMI
7 1 (0.82%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (40.16%) Cisco
2 35 (28.69%) F5
3 15 (12.30%) VMware
4 14 (11.48%) Oracle
5 13 (10.66%) CheckPoint
6 12 (9.84%) Citrix
7 10 (8.20%) SolarWinds
8 8 (6.56%) HP
9 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.74%) Juniper
9 7 (5.74%) NetApp
9 7 (5.74%) EMC
10 6 (4.92%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.10%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.28%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.46%) WatchGuard
13 3 (2.46%) Assembla
13 3 (2.46%) Renesas
13 3 (2.46%) Reuters
13 3 (2.46%) Symantec
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FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Talent International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Bonus, Non Con Pension & Private Health
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Optimus Search
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Avance Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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St Francis Xavier Sixth Form College
Salary: £26,861
Posted: 6 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £40k + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 7 days ago
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DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits package on offer
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Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago