The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firmware
Rank 204 217 201
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 49 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.86% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 6.49% 4.04% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 42 23 35
Median salary £38,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
755 718 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.33% 12.01% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 608 595 609
Median salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Firmware
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Firmware Salary Trend in the South West

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Firmware Salary Histogram in the South West

Firmware
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +17 14 £33,000 -22.35%
Devon +13 14 £51,250 +105.00%
Wiltshire +13 13 £42,500 -
Somerset - 5 £30,000 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 3 £55,000 +5.26% 3
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Firmware 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 West region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.08%) Windows
3 21 (28.38%) Data Centre
4 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
5 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
5 17 (22.97%) Electronics
6 15 (20.27%) Firewall
7 14 (18.92%) HP
7 14 (18.92%) C
7 14 (18.92%) Wireless
8 13 (17.57%) C#
8 13 (17.57%) SAN
8 13 (17.57%) Driving Licence
9 12 (16.22%) Patch Management
9 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
9 12 (16.22%) Citrix
9 12 (16.22%) Internet
9 12 (16.22%) C++
9 12 (16.22%) .NET
9 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 12 (16.22%) Clustering
10 11 (14.86%) Security Management
10 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
10 11 (14.86%) SQL
10 11 (14.86%) Linux
10 11 (14.86%) Cisco
10 11 (14.86%) VPN
10 11 (14.86%) NAS
10 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.70%) JBoss
1 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.16%) IaaS
2 9 (12.16%) PaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Firewall
2 14 (18.92%) Wireless
3 13 (17.57%) SAN
4 12 (16.22%) Internet
5 11 (14.86%) NAS
5 11 (14.86%) VPN
6 8 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (9.46%) LAN
7 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.11%) 3GPP
8 6 (8.11%) FCAPS
8 6 (8.11%) GGSN
8 6 (8.11%) MGW
8 6 (8.11%) WAN
9 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.76%) Wireshark
10 4 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (5.41%) DNS
10 4 (5.41%) Network Security
11 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (2.70%) Big Data
3 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
General
1 17 (22.97%) Electronics
2 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Windows Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Server Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Firmware Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (6.76%) Azure Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Electronics Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) FPGA Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Network Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
2 7 (9.46%) RESTful
2 7 (9.46%) Web Services
3 2 (2.70%) ELK Stack
3 2 (2.70%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.57%) Driving Licence
3 12 (16.22%) Clustering
4 11 (14.86%) Internet of Things
4 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
6 5 (6.76%) Cryptography
6 5 (6.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (6.76%) VHDL
7 2 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.35%) Physics
8 1 (1.35%) PKI
8 1 (1.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 20 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 11 (14.86%) Linux
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.76%) Android
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Patch Management
2 11 (14.86%) Change Control
2 11 (14.86%) Presales
2 11 (14.86%) Security Management
3 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.51%) Information Security
3 10 (13.51%) Information Security Management
3 10 (13.51%) ISMS
4 9 (12.16%) Product Management
5 7 (9.46%) Analytics
5 7 (9.46%) BDD
5 7 (9.46%) Data Analytics
5 7 (9.46%) Kanban
5 7 (9.46%) Machine Learning
5 7 (9.46%) Prototyping
5 7 (9.46%) Scrum
5 7 (9.46%) TDD
5 7 (9.46%) Use Case
5 7 (9.46%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) C
2 13 (17.57%) C#
3 12 (16.22%) C++
4 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 9 (12.16%) Embedded C
6 7 (9.46%) Embedded C++
7 5 (6.76%) Python
8 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.70%) Java
9 1 (1.35%) LINC
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (14.86%) Degree
3 9 (12.16%) CCNP
3 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.81%) CCNA
5 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.05%) CCDA
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.35%) MCITP
8 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.11%) ISO 14001
2 6 (8.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.05%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) ARP4754
4 1 (1.35%) DO-160
4 1 (1.35%) DO-254
4 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.51%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.70%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) SCCM
1 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 2 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.70%) Kibana
2 2 (2.70%) logstash
2 2 (2.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) MOM
3 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.35%) OpenView
3 1 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.92%) HP
3 12 (16.22%) Citrix
4 11 (14.86%) Cisco
5 10 (13.51%) CommVault
6 8 (10.81%) Intel
7 5 (6.76%) Mentor Graphics
7 5 (6.76%) Xilinx
8 4 (5.41%) Dell
8 4 (5.41%) EMC
8 4 (5.41%) VMware
9 3 (4.05%) IBM
10 2 (2.70%) Hortonworks
10 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.35%) IronPort
11 1 (1.35%) RightFax
11 1 (1.35%) Symantec
11 1 (1.35%) TOWER Software
11 1 (1.35%) Veritas
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