The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 196 200 179
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.16% 0.041% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 0.35% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 5
Average salary £48,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
589 571 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.68% 11.75% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 476 462 337
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Firmware Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Wakefield - 3 £48,500 -
Leeds +8 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Halifax - 2 £53,750 -
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Internet
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Apache
4 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
4 13 (48.15%) Python
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 13 (48.15%) PHP
4 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
4 13 (48.15%) Ruby
4 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
4 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (48.15%) Degree
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
4 13 (48.15%) vSphere
4 13 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (48.15%) DevOps
5 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 8 (29.63%) PaaS
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.93%) Citrix
6 7 (25.93%) LAN
6 7 (25.93%) WAN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (48.15%) Apache
1 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) Internet
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) LAN
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (22.22%) IPsec
5 6 (22.22%) VPN
5 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
6 5 (18.52%) IPv4
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
6 5 (18.52%) HSRP
7 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
7 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 3 (11.11%) HTTP
8 3 (11.11%) SSL
8 3 (11.11%) Wireless
8 3 (11.11%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Support
3 7 (25.93%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Principle Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
1 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
1 13 (48.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
1 13 (48.15%) PHP
1 13 (48.15%) Python
1 13 (48.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
6 3 (11.11%) F5