Period
to 15 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Firmware skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firmware over the 6 months to 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
London > Central London
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 232 326 371
Rank change year-on-year +94 +45 +21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 29 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.060% 0.25% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 1.40% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 10
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,350 £43,000
90th Percentile £59,550 £58,400 £70,000
London median annual salary £52,500 £58,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year -10.26% +20.62% +2.11%

Firmware is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 958 2,078 2,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.14% 18.04% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,888 1,949
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,966 £27,000 £29,950
90th Percentile £96,625 £93,765 £95,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Firmware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in Central London.

Salary trend for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firmware in Central London over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Central London

Firmware
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Central London region over the 6 months to 15 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +73 3 £47,500 +4.40% 1
Firmware
London

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Preventative Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Deskside Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V2
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Preventative Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) Proactive Maintenance
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BitLocker
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Becrypt
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) VMware