The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Firmware in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 96 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.65% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.73% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Average salary £24,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
420 404 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.66% 37.51% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 345 325 370
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,481 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Chippenham - 5 £24,000 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (14.29%) Verilog
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) NFC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Test Planning

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (14.29%) Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) NFC
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Verification Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) VHDL
1 1 (14.29%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (71.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat