The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.81% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.58% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 152 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.38% 31.60% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 185 125 162
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Firmware
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Merseyside

Firmware
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 12 £27,500 -
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) NetApp
3 8 (61.54%) EMC
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) CLARiiON
3 8 (61.54%) EMC Centera
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 8 (61.54%) NAS
3 8 (61.54%) Symmetrix DMX
4 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
4 7 (53.85%) Replication
5 6 (46.15%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) MCDST
6 4 (30.77%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) XenServer
6 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
6 4 (30.77%) LANDesk
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) IIS
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) MCP
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) NAS
3 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (61.54%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) CLARiiON
1 8 (61.54%) EMC Centera
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
1 8 (61.54%) Symmetrix DMX
2 7 (53.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) Process Management
4 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) MCDST
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
1 4 (30.77%) XenServer
1 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) NetApp
1 8 (61.54%) EMC
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) LANDesk
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter