The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 172 192 180
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.100% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.16% 0.92% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £43,688 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Firmware
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 434 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.59% 10.80% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 290 358 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Firmware
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firmware across the Manchester region.

Firmware Salary Trend in Manchester

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Manchester

Firmware
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Bolton - 1 £33,500 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Atmel
4 1 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
1 3 (42.86%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atmel
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago