The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 93 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 6 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.52% 0.18% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 3.24% 1.34% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
Firmware
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
185 149 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.88% 13.48% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 168 125 78
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,750 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 System Software 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 29 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
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Swindon +3 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Chippenham - 1 £36,000 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) C++
1 14 (66.67%) C
2 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
2 13 (61.90%) Embedded C++
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
4 10 (47.62%) UML
4 10 (47.62%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Kanban
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.52%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) SLA
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) CCNP
6 2 (9.52%) CCNA
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) UNIX
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) Network Management

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.76%) ATM
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) X.21
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Firmware Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Mechatronics
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Configuration Management
2 10 (47.62%) UML
2 10 (47.62%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Kanban
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C
1 14 (66.67%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
2 13 (61.90%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) CCNP
1 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCDP
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (4.76%) SCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) XenServer
1 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) Nortel
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) IBM