The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 54 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.37% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 156 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.66% 28.84% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 133 127 109
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Firmware
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Sheffield

Firmware
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) XenServer
2 9 (90.00%) Veeam
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Build Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) XenServer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) HP
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) Veeam