The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 192 188 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 22 22 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.47% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 3.18% 3.51% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 34
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Firmware
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
692 626 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.91% 13.30% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 627 570 501
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Surrey

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Surrey

Firmware
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chertsey - 10 £44,000 -
Reigate - 4 £23,000 - 1
Guildford -4 2 £47,750 +0.52% 2
Staines +12 1 £37,000 -
Woking +6 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Dorking -24 1 £21,000 -67.69%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 26 (44.07%) C
3 24 (40.68%) ITIL
4 21 (35.59%) SLA
4 21 (35.59%) HP
5 20 (33.90%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (32.20%) C++
6 19 (32.20%) Degree
7 18 (30.51%) Algorithms
8 17 (28.81%) Electronics
9 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
10 15 (25.42%) VHDL
10 15 (25.42%) Project Management
10 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
11 14 (23.73%) Image Processing
11 14 (23.73%) Embedded C
11 14 (23.73%) UNIX
11 14 (23.73%) AIX
11 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
11 14 (23.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 13 (22.03%) HP Data Protector
12 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
12 13 (22.03%) HPUX
12 13 (22.03%) Solaris
12 13 (22.03%) Embedded C++
12 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
13 12 (20.34%) EMC
13 12 (20.34%) CMDB
13 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
13 12 (20.34%) F5

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
1 7 (11.86%) Lync
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.17%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Ethernet
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (13.56%) FWSM
3 6 (10.17%) Internet
3 6 (10.17%) ADSL
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) Wireless
4 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
5 3 (5.08%) Broadband
6 1 (1.69%) VoIP
6 1 (1.69%) NAS
6 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.69%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.69%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (1.69%) VLAN
6 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (28.81%) Electronics
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Automotive
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Consultant
2 15 (25.42%) Hardware Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Operations Consultant
4 10 (16.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Graduate
5 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) UNIX Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Graduate C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Algorithms
2 15 (25.42%) VHDL
3 14 (23.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
4 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
5 12 (20.34%) CMDB
6 11 (18.64%) Physics
7 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
8 7 (11.86%) Grid Computing
9 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (1.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 28 (47.46%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) UNIX
2 14 (23.73%) AIX
3 13 (22.03%) HPUX
3 13 (22.03%) Solaris
4 11 (18.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.78%) Windows
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) ITIL
2 20 (33.90%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
3 15 (25.42%) Project Management
4 14 (23.73%) Image Processing
5 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
6 11 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.86%) ITIL V3
7 7 (11.86%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (6.78%) OO
9 3 (5.08%) UML
9 3 (5.08%) Regression Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.39%) Line Management
11 1 (1.69%) Change Control
11 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.69%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) C
2 19 (32.20%) C++
3 14 (23.73%) Embedded C
4 13 (22.03%) Embedded C++
5 3 (5.08%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 16 (27.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) CCNA
3 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (13.56%) MCSE
4 8 (13.56%) MCSA
4 8 (13.56%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (13.56%) MOS
5 2 (3.39%) PhD
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Dell Certification
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) vSphere
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) HP
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
3 12 (20.34%) EMC
3 12 (20.34%) F5
4 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.56%) Juniper
5 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco
6 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.17%) Sophos
7 6 (10.17%) BT
7 6 (10.17%) BMC
7 6 (10.17%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.39%) VMware
9 1 (1.69%) Xilinx
9 1 (1.69%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) Dell
9 1 (1.69%) Altera
Guildford
Hudson - London
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago