The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 51 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.22% 2.35% -
As % of the System Software category 15.00% 19.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 0
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 78 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.16% 12.21% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 27
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £23,500 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 System Software 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram 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 30 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
Liverpool +2 5 £52,500 -
St Helens - 1 £34,000 - 1
Firmware
North West

Firmware
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Publishing
2 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
2 5 (71.43%) EMC Centera
2 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
2 5 (71.43%) NAS
2 5 (71.43%) Symmetrix DMX
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) CAE
4 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) VHDL
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) NAS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Storage Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CLARiiON
1 5 (71.43%) EMC Centera
1 5 (71.43%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
1 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
St. Helens, Merseyside
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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