The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 63 67
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough - 0.82% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.45% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £37,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.96%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
194 204 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 40.33% 33.61% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 167 188 194
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Firmware
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Slough

Firmware
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Operations Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) HPUX
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat