The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank - 70 66
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.77% 1.28%
As % of the System Software category - 7.69% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 8
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Firmware
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 78 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.20% 9.97% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 64 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,075 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 System Software 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 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Informix
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IBM XIV
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cacti
1 2 (100.00%) Grafana
1 2 (100.00%) Graphite
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Opsview
1 2 (100.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) VMware