The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank - 53 51
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford - 0.82% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category - 6.25% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
86 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.89% 13.04% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 59 37 45
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Firmware
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Watford

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat