The table below looks at the statistics for Firmware skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firmware over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firmware
Rank 249 193 214
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 21 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.61% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.19% 5.19% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 11
Average salary £31,250 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.38% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firmware
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
957 655 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.70% 11.66% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 739 471 497
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Firmware
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Firmware Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firmware across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Firmware Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
West Yorkshire -29 21 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Firmware
England

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
3 17 (38.64%) WAN
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco
4 16 (36.36%) VMware
4 16 (36.36%) NetScaler
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) Firewall
5 15 (34.09%) Citrix
6 14 (31.82%) IPsec
6 14 (31.82%) VPN
6 14 (31.82%) Problem Management
6 14 (31.82%) Release Management
7 13 (29.55%) C
7 13 (29.55%) C++
8 12 (27.27%) Java
8 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) J2EE
10 10 (22.73%) SQL
10 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (20.45%) CCNA
11 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
11 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
11 9 (20.45%) UNIX
11 9 (20.45%) HPUX

Firmware
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
1 5 (11.36%) JBoss
1 5 (11.36%) Apache
1 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) TCP/IP
2 17 (38.64%) LAN
2 17 (38.64%) WAN
3 16 (36.36%) NetScaler
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (34.09%) Firewall
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (31.82%) IPsec
5 14 (31.82%) VPN
6 9 (20.45%) DNS
7 7 (15.91%) SSL
7 7 (15.91%) IPv4
7 7 (15.91%) EIGRP
7 7 (15.91%) HSRP
7 7 (15.91%) VLAN
8 6 (13.64%) SAN
9 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.55%) Internet
10 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
11 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
1 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JUnit
1 6 (13.64%) Maven
1 6 (13.64%) Hudson
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
2 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Network Support Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Network Support
3 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Administrator
5 7 (15.91%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Java Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Network Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) UNIX Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) JSP
2 6 (13.64%) SOAP
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) XML
2 6 (13.64%) XSD
2 6 (13.64%) XSLT
2 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.64%) JSF
2 6 (13.64%) Java EE
2 6 (13.64%) JSON
2 6 (13.64%) jQuery
2 6 (13.64%) Ext JS
2 6 (13.64%) RESTful
2 6 (13.64%) MyBatis
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) UNIX
2 9 (20.45%) HPUX
2 9 (20.45%) Solaris
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Android
4 4 (9.09%) Windows
5 3 (6.82%) Windows CE
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Problem Management
1 14 (31.82%) Release Management
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Web Development
4 6 (13.64%) Android Development
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.82%) Coaching
6 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Network Design
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Network Management
8 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.27%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) C
1 13 (29.55%) C++
2 12 (27.27%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) Shell Script
5 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
6 6 (13.64%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) CCNA
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNP
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) BS7799
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Cisco
2 16 (36.36%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
5 7 (15.91%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) Riverbed
7 5 (11.36%) Brocade
7 5 (11.36%) CA
8 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) F5
10 1 (2.27%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 20% bonus + bens
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