The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 68 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.47% 0.33% -
As % of the System Software category 3.19% 2.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 98 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 14.78% 16.17% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 59
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 System Software 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 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) GPRS
4 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
4 1 (25.00%) UMTS
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) 802.15
4 1 (25.00%) HSPA
4 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) GPRS
1 1 (25.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IPv6
1 1 (25.00%) 802.15
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
1 1 (25.00%) HSPA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Support
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago