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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firmware
Rank 77 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 16 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.48% - 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 11.19% - 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,937 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -2.65%
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
143 119 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.23% 11.63% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 107 116 105
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 1 May 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 - 11 - -
Salisbury - 1 £37,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £37,500 -
Firmware
South West

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (66.67%) C++
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 11 (61.11%) Embedded C
2 11 (61.11%) Embedded C++
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 8 (44.44%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Kanban
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) Network Management
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) RHCSA
6 2 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (11.11%) CCNP
6 2 (11.11%) CCNA
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.56%) X.21
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) ATM
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 8 (44.44%) UML
1 8 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Kanban
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Management
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Process Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Password Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C++
1 12 (66.67%) C
2 11 (61.11%) Embedded C
2 11 (61.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) RHCSA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SCSA
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Nortel
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago