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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 191 177 204
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 21 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 0.66% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.91% 5.28% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 21
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
722 587 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.53% 12.47% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 648 527 506
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Guildford -10 5 £45,250 -4.73% 2
Reigate -23 5 £30,500 -41.90%
Chertsey - 5 £44,000 -
Dorking - 1 £21,000 -
Staines - 1 £37,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 21 (41.18%) ITIL
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 18 (35.29%) C
3 17 (33.33%) HP
4 16 (31.37%) Degree
5 15 (29.41%) AIX
6 14 (27.45%) C++
6 14 (27.45%) Solaris
6 14 (27.45%) CMDB
6 14 (27.45%) Electronics
6 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
7 13 (25.49%) Problem Management
7 13 (25.49%) UNIX
7 13 (25.49%) EMC
8 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 12 (23.53%) Project Management
8 12 (23.53%) HPUX
8 12 (23.53%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (21.57%) F5
9 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
9 11 (21.57%) Ethernet
10 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
11 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 9 (17.65%) VHDL
11 9 (17.65%) Firewall
11 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Moodle
2 7 (13.73%) Lync
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Ethernet
2 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 9 (17.65%) Firewall
3 7 (13.73%) DNS
3 7 (13.73%) ADSL
3 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (13.73%) FWSM
4 5 (9.80%) Wireless
5 4 (7.84%) BIG-IP
5 4 (7.84%) Internet
6 3 (5.88%) OSPF
6 3 (5.88%) BGP
6 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.88%) SHDSL
6 3 (5.88%) Broadband
6 3 (5.88%) LAN
6 3 (5.88%) VoIP
6 3 (5.88%) WAN
6 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 3 (5.88%) SNMP
General
1 14 (27.45%) Electronics
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Consultant
2 10 (19.61%) Hardware Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Operations Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) UNIX Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate
5 4 (7.84%) Linux Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Junior
6 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) CMDB
2 11 (21.57%) Management Information System
3 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
4 9 (17.65%) VHDL
4 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (15.69%) Physics
6 7 (13.73%) Device Driver
7 6 (11.76%) Grid Computing
8 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.88%) VLE
9 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) AIX
3 14 (27.45%) Solaris
4 13 (25.49%) UNIX
5 12 (23.53%) HPUX
5 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (9.80%) Windows
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (25.49%) Problem Management
4 12 (23.53%) Project Management
5 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.73%) Image Processing
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.84%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.88%) Regression Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (5.88%) Signal Processing
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
8 3 (5.88%) UML
8 3 (5.88%) OO
8 3 (5.88%) Security Management
9 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.92%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) C
2 14 (27.45%) C++
3 7 (13.73%) Embedded C
3 7 (13.73%) Embedded C++
4 5 (9.80%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
6 2 (3.92%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
2 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) CCNA
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.80%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (7.84%) MOS
5 4 (7.84%) MCSE
5 4 (7.84%) MCSA
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PhD
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.96%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.96%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) HP
2 13 (25.49%) EMC
3 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 11 (21.57%) F5
5 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.73%) Juniper
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco
6 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.84%) BMC
7 4 (7.84%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.84%) Sophos
7 4 (7.84%) BT
7 4 (7.84%) VMware
8 2 (3.92%) Brocade
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Agilent
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