The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian 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 13 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.78% - 3.61%
As % of the System Software category 50.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Firmware
Scotland

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

System Software Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 5.56% 9.62% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Lothian

Firmware
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware