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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 593 588 553
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 40 65 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.090% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 1.34% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 54 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,450 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £60,000
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 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
4654 4837 4182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.44% 9.87% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4203 3589
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +39 14 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Bromley - 2 - -
Greenford - 2 £55,000 -
Harrow +8 1 £35,000 - 1
Croydon +1 1 £35,000 +41.41%
New Malden - 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £26,500 -
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (36.08%) Linux
2 33 (34.02%) Windows
2 33 (34.02%) C
3 32 (32.99%) TCP/IP
4 29 (29.90%) Cisco
5 28 (28.87%) C++
6 26 (26.80%) DNS
6 26 (26.80%) Degree
7 23 (23.71%) VMware
7 23 (23.71%) HP
7 23 (23.71%) Electronics
8 22 (22.68%) DHCP
9 21 (21.65%) Software Engineering
10 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
10 19 (19.59%) Wireless
10 19 (19.59%) Hedge funds
11 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
12 17 (17.53%) MS Office
12 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
12 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (17.53%) vSphere
13 16 (16.49%) VMware ESX
13 16 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.46%) Asset Management
15 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (14.43%) SharePoint Server
15 14 (14.43%) QA

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
1 14 (14.43%) MS Exchange
1 14 (14.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 14 (14.43%) SharePoint Server
1 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.03%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.06%) PaaS
2 2 (2.06%) IaaS
3 1 (1.03%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 32 (32.99%) TCP/IP
2 26 (26.80%) DNS
3 22 (22.68%) DHCP
4 19 (19.59%) Wireless
5 14 (14.43%) Firewall
6 13 (13.40%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (11.34%) LAN
7 11 (11.34%) WAN
8 10 (10.31%) Bluetooth
8 10 (10.31%) Ethernet
8 10 (10.31%) HTTP
8 10 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (10.31%) Multicast
9 9 (9.28%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (9.28%) BGP
9 9 (9.28%) VPN
9 9 (9.28%) VoIP
10 8 (8.25%) SSL
10 8 (8.25%) SAN
10 8 (8.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) SQLite
4 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.09%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (3.09%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.09%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) Subversion
4 1 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (23.71%) Electronics
2 13 (13.40%) Finance
3 10 (10.31%) Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.12%) Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
6 3 (3.09%) Law
7 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.06%) Advertising
8 1 (1.03%) Games
8 1 (1.03%) Military
8 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.03%) Avionics
8 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Network Engineer
3 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Electronics Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) SCCM Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Firmware Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Firmware Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Firmware Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) CSS
1 3 (3.09%) OpenMP
2 2 (2.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.06%) JSON
2 2 (2.06%) WCF
2 2 (2.06%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (2.06%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) XML
3 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Hedge funds
2 14 (14.43%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (11.34%) Computer Science
4 9 (9.28%) Mathematics
4 9 (9.28%) VHDL
5 7 (7.22%) Equities
5 7 (7.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
7 5 (5.15%) Replication
8 4 (4.12%) Fixed Income
8 4 (4.12%) EMC VNX
8 4 (4.12%) Physics
9 3 (3.09%) SystemC
9 3 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
9 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
9 3 (3.09%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.08%) Linux
2 33 (34.02%) Windows
3 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.40%) Android
5 10 (10.31%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (7.22%) UNIX
7 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.09%) Windows CE
9 2 (2.06%) SUSE
9 2 (2.06%) VMS
9 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Software Engineering
2 15 (15.46%) Asset Management
3 11 (11.34%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.25%) ITIL
5 7 (7.22%) Cyber Security
5 7 (7.22%) Low Latency
5 7 (7.22%) Android Development
6 6 (6.19%) Signal Processing
6 6 (6.19%) Project Management
6 6 (6.19%) Change Management
6 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (5.15%) TDD
7 5 (5.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.15%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (4.12%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.12%) Validation
8 4 (4.12%) Migration
8 4 (4.12%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.12%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.02%) C
2 28 (28.87%) C++
3 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.28%) Embedded C
4 9 (9.28%) Java
5 7 (7.22%) Assembly Language
6 5 (5.15%) Python
7 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.09%) ANSI C
8 3 (3.09%) Fortran
9 2 (2.06%) C#
10 1 (1.03%) Perl
10 1 (1.03%) SQL
10 1 (1.03%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.03%) sed
10 1 (1.03%) AWK
10 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Degree
2 16 (16.49%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.34%) CCNP
4 10 (10.31%) CCNA
5 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.12%) CCIE
8 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.09%) VCAP
8 3 (3.09%) VCP5
9 2 (2.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.06%) MCSE
9 2 (2.06%) PhD
10 1 (1.03%) HND
10 1 (1.03%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.03%) CCSA
10 1 (1.03%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.43%) QA
2 10 (10.31%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (18.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) vSphere
3 16 (16.49%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.06%) XenServer
5 2 (2.06%) SRDF
5 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.06%) NFS
6 1 (1.03%) QEMU
6 1 (1.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) Nagios
2 4 (4.12%) WSUS
3 2 (2.06%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (2.06%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (2.06%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.03%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (29.90%) Cisco
2 23 (23.71%) HP
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.31%) SolarWinds
4 10 (10.31%) F5
5 8 (8.25%) Juniper
6 6 (6.19%) SonicWALL
6 6 (6.19%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.15%) WatchGuard
7 5 (5.15%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.15%) EMC
7 5 (5.15%) Avaya
8 4 (4.12%) Brocade
9 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.09%) Renesas
10 2 (2.06%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.06%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.06%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.06%) Veeam
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits & equity
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Harrow
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago