The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 76 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.28% - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% - 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Northamptonshire

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

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.44% 12.86% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 65 51 39
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,202 £24,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 System Software 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 25 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Security Management
2 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LPAR
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DTS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (50.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Management
1 2 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware