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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 182 175 199
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +24
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 25 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.53% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 3.57% 4.89% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 25
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +0.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £22,200 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
701 593 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.98% 12.74% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 620 513 609
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -11 11 £47,500 - 3
Reigate -17 6 £31,500 +38.46%
Farnham - 3 £60,000 -
Woking +23 2 £52,500 +75.00% 2
Staines - 1 £37,000 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 15 (32.61%) SLA
2 15 (32.61%) Firewall
3 14 (30.43%) Ethernet
3 14 (30.43%) F5
4 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
4 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco
5 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
5 12 (26.09%) Electronics
5 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (23.91%) Linux
6 11 (23.91%) C
6 11 (23.91%) CCNA
7 10 (21.74%) DNS
7 10 (21.74%) HP
7 10 (21.74%) Juniper
7 10 (21.74%) C++
7 10 (21.74%) MS Office
7 10 (21.74%) ADSL
7 10 (21.74%) CMDB
7 10 (21.74%) Moodle
7 10 (21.74%) Lync
7 10 (21.74%) FWSM
7 10 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (19.57%) Office 365
8 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
8 9 (19.57%) Physics
8 9 (19.57%) AIX

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Moodle
2 10 (21.74%) Lync
3 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) Firewall
2 14 (30.43%) Ethernet
3 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
4 12 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (21.74%) FWSM
5 10 (21.74%) ADSL
5 10 (21.74%) DNS
6 8 (17.39%) LAN
6 8 (17.39%) VoIP
6 8 (17.39%) WAN
6 8 (17.39%) BGP
7 6 (13.04%) OSPF
7 6 (13.04%) SHDSL
7 6 (13.04%) SNMP
7 6 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (13.04%) Wireless
8 4 (8.70%) Internet
8 4 (8.70%) Broadband
8 4 (8.70%) BIG-IP
9 3 (6.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (26.09%) Electronics
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Finance
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Consultant
2 8 (17.39%) Electronics Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Operations Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) CMDB
2 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
2 9 (19.57%) Physics
3 6 (13.04%) VLE
4 5 (10.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.52%) VHDL
6 3 (6.52%) Replication
6 3 (6.52%) Smart Meter
7 2 (4.35%) Grid Computing
8 1 (2.17%) SCADA
8 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) AIX
3 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) Solaris
4 6 (13.04%) UNIX
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) HPUX
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
3 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.04%) Change Management
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (8.70%) Signal Processing
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.52%) Network Management
7 3 (6.52%) Capacity Management
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) Security Management
8 2 (4.35%) CAD
9 1 (2.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) C
2 10 (21.74%) C++
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.91%) CCNA
3 8 (17.39%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (8.70%) MOS
5 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) MCSA
6 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.35%) PhD
7 2 (4.35%) CCIE
7 2 (4.35%) CCNP
8 1 (2.17%) SAP Certification
8 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.17%) Dell Certification
8 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.35%) SCCM
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) F5
2 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 10 (21.74%) HP
3 10 (21.74%) Juniper
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.22%) EMC
4 7 (15.22%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) BT
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.70%) Sophos
7 4 (8.70%) BMC
7 4 (8.70%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 3 (6.52%) Veritas
8 3 (6.52%) Brocade
8 3 (6.52%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) SAP
9 1 (2.17%) Agilent
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