The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 101 78 110
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% 0.73% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 2.35% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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 West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
379 340 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.39% 31.11% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 332 296 452
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Sussex

Firmware
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Burgess Hill - 1 £27,500 -
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) SAN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) FWSM
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (16.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) F5