The table below looks at the statistics for VxWorks skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wind River VxWorks
England / South East
Rank 382 411 452
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +41
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 5 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.18% 0.072%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.12% 0.62% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 15
Median salary £67,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.82% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4216 5620 6194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.41% 29.53% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3617 4917 5187
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VxWorks as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

VxWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VxWorks Salary Trend in the South East

VxWorks
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +1 5 £67,500 +68.75%
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing VxWorks 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 South East region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 29 (100.00%) C
2 25 (86.21%) C++
2 25 (86.21%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) Python
2 25 (86.21%) Nessus
2 25 (86.21%) Ethical Hacking
2 25 (86.21%) Nmap
2 25 (86.21%) Penetration Testing
2 25 (86.21%) Metasploit
2 25 (86.21%) DV Cleared
2 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
2 25 (86.21%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (86.21%) Source Code Analysis
3 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
4 20 (68.97%) Linux
5 12 (41.38%) Broadband
5 12 (41.38%) Static Code Analysis
5 12 (41.38%) Open Source
5 12 (41.38%) LTE
6 9 (31.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (24.14%) Reverse Engineering
8 7 (24.14%) Secure Coding
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
9 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (3.45%) Coverity
10 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.45%) OWASP

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Broadband
1 12 (41.38%) LTE
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Analyst
1 17 (58.62%) Security Analyst
2 16 (55.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Security Tester
3 13 (44.83%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Senior Security Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Senior Tester
3 13 (44.83%) Tester
4 12 (41.38%) Penetration Tester
4 12 (41.38%) Security Penetration Tester
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 12 (41.38%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 8 (27.59%) Consultant
5 8 (27.59%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 8 (27.59%) Security Consultant
5 8 (27.59%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (27.59%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Graduate
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Cybersecurity
1 25 (86.21%) Ethical Hacking
1 25 (86.21%) Penetration Testing
1 25 (86.21%) Source Code Analysis
2 12 (41.38%) Open Source
2 12 (41.38%) Static Code Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (24.14%) Reverse Engineering
4 7 (24.14%) Secure Coding
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C
2 25 (86.21%) C++
2 25 (86.21%) Java
2 25 (86.21%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) DV Cleared
1 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CEH
2 1 (3.45%) GIAC
2 1 (3.45%) OSCP
Systems Management
1 25 (86.21%) Nessus
1 25 (86.21%) Nmap
2 1 (3.45%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Coverity
1 1 (3.45%) Qualys