The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 193 186 195
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 24 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.48% 0.52% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 1.96% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 31
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £37,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Firmware
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1628 1277 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 32.85% 26.44% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 983 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 12 £42,250 -
Guildford +7 4 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Reigate - 4 £23,000 -
Woking - 2 £32,500 -
Dorking -17 1 £21,000 -67.69%
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (38.98%) ITIL
4 20 (33.90%) SLA
4 20 (33.90%) HP
4 20 (33.90%) Kalman Filter
5 19 (32.20%) C++
5 19 (32.20%) Degree
6 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
7 15 (25.42%) Project Management
7 15 (25.42%) Electronics
7 15 (25.42%) VHDL
8 14 (23.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
8 14 (23.73%) Image Processing
8 14 (23.73%) UNIX
8 14 (23.73%) AIX
8 14 (23.73%) Embedded C
9 13 (22.03%) Embedded C++
9 13 (22.03%) HPUX
9 13 (22.03%) Solaris
9 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
9 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
9 13 (22.03%) HP Data Protector
10 12 (20.34%) CMDB
10 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
10 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.34%) EMC
10 12 (20.34%) F5
11 11 (18.64%) Physics

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (13.56%) Firewall
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (13.56%) FWSM
2 7 (11.86%) Ethernet
3 6 (10.17%) ADSL
3 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 6 (10.17%) Internet
4 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) BIG-IP
6 3 (5.08%) Broadband
7 2 (3.39%) Wireless
8 1 (1.69%) SAN
8 1 (1.69%) VoIP
8 1 (1.69%) VLAN
8 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.69%) NAS
8 1 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.69%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (25.42%) Electronics
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Automotive
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 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Graduate
8 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 4 (6.78%) UNIX Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Linux Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Junior
9 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Graduate C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) VHDL
2 14 (23.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (23.73%) Device Driver
3 13 (22.03%) Management Information System
4 12 (20.34%) CMDB
5 11 (18.64%) Physics
6 8 (13.56%) Mathematics
7 7 (11.86%) Grid Computing
8 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
9 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 3 (5.08%) Windows
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) ITIL
2 20 (33.90%) Kalman Filter
3 15 (25.42%) Project Management
4 14 (23.73%) Image Processing
5 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.34%) Problem Management
6 7 (11.86%) ITIL V3
6 7 (11.86%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.78%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.78%) OO
8 3 (5.08%) UML
8 3 (5.08%) Regression Analysis
9 1 (1.69%) Digital Signal Processing
9 1 (1.69%) Signal Processing
9 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.69%) OOD
9 1 (1.69%) Change Management
9 1 (1.69%) Security Management
9 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
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 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) CCNA
3 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (13.56%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (13.56%) MOS
4 8 (13.56%) MCSE
4 8 (13.56%) MCSA
5 2 (3.39%) PhD
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.90%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (22.03%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) HP
2 13 (22.03%) Red Hat
3 12 (20.34%) EMC
3 12 (20.34%) F5
4 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco
5 8 (13.56%) SolarWinds
5 8 (13.56%) Juniper
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 1 (1.69%) Altera
8 1 (1.69%) VMware
8 1 (1.69%) Xilinx
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Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
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