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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 205 210 165
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -45
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.081% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 0.60% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +27.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
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
444 669 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.50% 13.58% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 379 511 284
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Leeds +7 4 £32,000 -24.70%
Firmware
Yorkshire

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) ZigBee
4 3 (23.08%) Product Management
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
4 3 (23.08%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
5 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) ZigBee
4 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (15.38%) IPv6
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Bluetooth
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Extranet
6 1 (7.69%) MPLS
6 1 (7.69%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Principle Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Product Management
1 3 (23.08%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft