The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 118 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 11 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 0.30% 0.89%
As % of the System Software category 4.01% 2.12% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 6
Median salary £38,250 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.47% -20.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Firmware
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
274 330 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.72% 14.35% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 239 245 229
Median salary £50,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,452 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Firmware
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Reading

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 11 (68.75%) IBM
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
4 7 (43.75%) Project Management
5 6 (37.50%) Business Development
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Clustering
6 5 (31.25%) Sun
6 5 (31.25%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) SLA
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Military
8 3 (18.75%) Electronics
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Nortel
8 3 (18.75%) C
9 2 (12.50%) C++
9 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) Perl
9 2 (12.50%) EMC
9 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (12.50%) Juniper
9 2 (12.50%) ITIL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) FWSM
3 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.25%) snoop
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Military
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Field Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Field Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Server Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Field Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Field Hardware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CAN bus
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Unix
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Business Development
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 2 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) SAS 70
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) iptables
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) HP
2 11 (68.75%) IBM
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
5 5 (31.25%) Sun
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Nortel
8 2 (12.50%) EMC
8 2 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
9 1 (6.25%) Ciena
9 1 (6.25%) Citrix
9 1 (6.25%) Egenera
9 1 (6.25%) F5
9 1 (6.25%) Foundry
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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