The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 44 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.88% 0.59% 3.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 1.38% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 16
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 145 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.51% 42.90% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 144
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (77.78%) Electronics
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (77.78%) Military
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Novell eDirectory
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) SUSE
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SMTP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
2 2 (22.22%) NetWare
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) GroupWise
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) SMTP
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) FTP
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (77.78%) Electronics
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
1 7 (77.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) NetWare
1 2 (22.22%) SUSE
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) ARCserve
1 2 (22.22%) ZENworks
1 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Dell
1 2 (22.22%) NetApp
1 2 (22.22%) Novell