The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 580 563 589
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 54 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 55
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £70,000
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 Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19885 20407 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 43.17% 45.83% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 16693 19522
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +7 4 £37,750 -40.78% 1
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £36,500 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 56 (45.53%) Windows
2 51 (41.46%) Linux
3 35 (28.46%) Cisco
4 31 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (24.39%) Degree
6 28 (22.76%) ITIL
6 28 (22.76%) C
7 27 (21.95%) TCP/IP
8 26 (21.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (20.33%) NetApp
9 25 (20.33%) Perl
10 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
10 24 (19.51%) VMware
11 23 (18.70%) Computer Science
11 23 (18.70%) DNS
12 20 (16.26%) SQL
12 20 (16.26%) C++
13 19 (15.45%) Ethernet
13 19 (15.45%) Firewall
13 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
13 19 (15.45%) SUSE
14 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
14 18 (14.63%) Oracle
15 17 (13.82%) SAN
15 17 (13.82%) Shell Script
15 17 (13.82%) Symantec
15 17 (13.82%) Performance Management
15 17 (13.82%) HP SIM
16 16 (13.01%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (13.01%) sed

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (6.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.25%) CMS
4 4 (3.25%) IIS
5 3 (2.44%) Apache
6 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.81%) GroupWise
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) PaaS
1 8 (6.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.95%) TCP/IP
2 23 (18.70%) DNS
3 19 (15.45%) Firewall
3 19 (15.45%) Ethernet
4 17 (13.82%) SAN
5 16 (13.01%) DHCP
5 16 (13.01%) FTP
5 16 (13.01%) WAN
6 15 (12.20%) LAN
7 13 (10.57%) VPN
8 12 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (8.94%) iSCSI
9 11 (8.94%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (8.94%) NetScaler
9 11 (8.94%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (8.13%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (8.13%) Cisco PIX
10 10 (8.13%) SMTP
10 10 (8.13%) MPLS
10 10 (8.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) DB2
4 1 (0.81%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (8.94%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Electronics
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.88%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Law
5 4 (3.25%) Games
6 3 (2.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (14.63%) Network Engineer
2 16 (13.01%) DBA
2 16 (13.01%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (10.57%) Junior
4 11 (8.94%) Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Junior Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Storage Specialist
6 9 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Project Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 8 (6.50%) Embedded Software Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.69%) Analyst
8 7 (5.69%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.32%) CSS
2 3 (2.44%) Middleware
3 2 (1.63%) WinForms
3 2 (1.63%) LINQ
3 2 (1.63%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.63%) HTML
3 2 (1.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.81%) EntireX
4 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.01%) Clustering
3 12 (9.76%) Hedge funds
4 8 (6.50%) Replication
4 8 (6.50%) CLARiiON
4 8 (6.50%) EMC Centera
4 8 (6.50%) Symmetrix DMX
5 6 (4.88%) STB
6 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (3.25%) Animation
8 3 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.63%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.63%) FMCG
9 2 (1.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.53%) Windows
2 51 (41.46%) Linux
3 31 (25.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (15.45%) SUSE
5 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (13.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (13.01%) UNIX
6 15 (12.20%) Solaris
7 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.88%) Android
9 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.63%) AIX
11 1 (0.81%) HPUX
11 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.81%) VMS
11 1 (0.81%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) ITIL
2 26 (21.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (13.82%) Performance Management
4 16 (13.01%) Problem Management
4 16 (13.01%) Incident Management
4 16 (13.01%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (10.57%) Project Management
6 12 (9.76%) Load Balancing
7 10 (8.13%) Capacity Management
7 10 (8.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 10 (8.13%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.13%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (7.32%) BCP
8 9 (7.32%) Change Management
9 8 (6.50%) ITSM
10 7 (5.69%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.69%) Service Management
10 7 (5.69%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.88%) Information Security
12 5 (4.07%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) C
2 25 (20.33%) Perl
3 20 (16.26%) SQL
3 20 (16.26%) C++
4 17 (13.82%) Shell Script
5 16 (13.01%) AWK
5 16 (13.01%) Bourne shell
5 16 (13.01%) sed
6 15 (12.20%) PowerShell
7 13 (10.57%) Java
8 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.63%) C#
8 2 (1.63%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.63%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.81%) DCL
9 1 (0.81%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Degree
2 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
3 18 (14.63%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (10.57%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (8.13%) VCP4
6 10 (8.13%) VCP5
7 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (7.32%) CCIE
7 9 (7.32%) CCNP
8 4 (3.25%) CCNA
8 4 (3.25%) MCSE
9 2 (1.63%) MCSA
9 2 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.81%) MOS
10 1 (0.81%) MCITP
10 1 (0.81%) HNC
10 1 (0.81%) HND
10 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) SLA
2 8 (6.50%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (8.94%) NFS
2 11 (8.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.88%) vSphere
5 5 (4.07%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.25%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.63%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.81%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 17 (13.82%) HP SIM
2 16 (13.01%) Data Guard
3 13 (10.57%) NetBackup
4 11 (8.94%) SCOM
5 3 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.63%) Nagios
6 2 (1.63%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.63%) WSUS
7 1 (0.81%) WMI
7 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.81%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.81%) Puppet
7 1 (0.81%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (28.46%) Cisco
2 25 (20.33%) NetApp
3 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 24 (19.51%) VMware
4 18 (14.63%) Oracle
5 17 (13.82%) Symantec
6 15 (12.20%) F5
6 15 (12.20%) Sun
7 11 (8.94%) Murex
7 11 (8.94%) Sybase
7 11 (8.94%) EMC
7 11 (8.94%) StorageTek
7 11 (8.94%) Reuters
8 10 (8.13%) HP
9 8 (6.50%) Citrix
10 7 (5.69%) IBM
10 7 (5.69%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.88%) Dell
11 6 (4.88%) Juniper
12 4 (3.25%) SolarWinds
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Romford, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago