The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 69 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.15% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
Northamptonshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 103 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.97% 27.25% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 125 101 121
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,250 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Northampton

Firmware
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) HP

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) HP