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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 185 180 181
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 20 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.45% 0.47% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category 3.44% 3.66% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 27
Average salary £50,000 £23,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.39% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £35,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.42%
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
582 547 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.10% 12.89% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 510 450 537
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 +2 11 £47,500 +46.15% 4
Farnham - 3 £60,000 -
Woking - 3 £52,500 -
Reigate -25 2 £31,500 +36.95%
Weybridge - 1 £45,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 14 (34.15%) C++
3 13 (31.71%) Firewall
4 12 (29.27%) SLA
4 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
4 12 (29.27%) Physics
5 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (26.83%) C
5 11 (26.83%) Linux
5 11 (26.83%) Ethernet
5 11 (26.83%) Electronics
6 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco
6 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (21.95%) CCNA
7 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
7 9 (21.95%) AIX
7 9 (21.95%) Java
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) CMDB
8 8 (19.51%) Project Management
8 8 (19.51%) MS Office
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
8 8 (19.51%) Solaris
8 8 (19.51%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) VoIP
8 8 (19.51%) WAN
8 8 (19.51%) ADSL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.51%) Moodle
2 8 (19.51%) Lync
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) Ethernet
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
5 8 (19.51%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) VoIP
5 8 (19.51%) WAN
5 8 (19.51%) ADSL
5 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 8 (19.51%) BGP
5 8 (19.51%) FWSM
6 7 (17.07%) Wireless
7 6 (14.63%) SHDSL
7 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (14.63%) OSPF
7 6 (14.63%) SNMP
8 5 (12.20%) Software-Defined Radio
9 3 (7.32%) NAS
9 3 (7.32%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (7.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
1 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Electronics
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.63%) Finance
4 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Electronics Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Operations Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Mathematics
1 12 (29.27%) Physics
2 8 (19.51%) CMDB
3 7 (17.07%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (14.63%) VLE
4 6 (14.63%) VHDL
5 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (7.32%) Smart Meter
6 3 (7.32%) Replication
6 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.44%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) AIX
3 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 8 (19.51%) Solaris
4 6 (14.63%) UNIX
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) HPUX
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
2 8 (19.51%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (17.07%) Digital Signal Processing
3 7 (17.07%) Signal Processing
3 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (7.32%) Network Management
7 3 (7.32%) Capacity Management
7 3 (7.32%) CAD
7 3 (7.32%) Security Management
7 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) C++
2 11 (26.83%) C
3 9 (21.95%) Java
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) MATLAB
5 6 (14.63%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (21.95%) CCNA
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (4.88%) MOS
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 2 (4.88%) PhD
7 2 (4.88%) CCIE
7 2 (4.88%) CCNP
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.44%) SAP Certification
8 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.44%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco
1 10 (24.39%) CheckPoint
2 8 (19.51%) HP
2 8 (19.51%) Juniper
2 8 (19.51%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) EMC
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.20%) BT
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Veritas
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec
5 3 (7.32%) Brocade
6 2 (4.88%) BMC
6 2 (4.88%) Sophos
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
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