Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 242 202 314
Rank change year-on-year -40 +112 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 18 3 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.075% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 0.39% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 7
10th Percentile £39,250 £48,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £63,500 £51,250 £33,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,750 £61,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +36.18% +50.00% -31.38%
75th Percentile £88,750 £65,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £127,500 £67,450 £56,300
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £61,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +30.08% +23.00% -16.32%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,093 767 1,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.97% 19.25% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,024 680 1,685
10th Percentile £37,150 £36,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £54,875 £51,250 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £74,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.63% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £83,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £92,500 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in the City of London

Firmware
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Firmware in the City of London.

Salary trend for Firmware in the City of London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firmware in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Firmware in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 12 (66.67%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) SaaS
2 9 (50.00%) PaaS
2 9 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (50.00%) IaaS
2 9 (50.00%) Compliance Audit
2 9 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 9 (50.00%) SANS
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
2 9 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (50.00%) GIAC
2 9 (50.00%) Information Security
3 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (27.78%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (22.22%) iPhone
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
5 4 (22.22%) Law
5 4 (22.22%) Legal
5 4 (22.22%) Apple
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy
5 4 (22.22%) Service Management

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) IaaS
2 9 (50.00%) PaaS
2 9 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) AWS IoT
3 1 (5.56%) Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) MQTT
2 1 (5.56%) RS-485
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) VSAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CMake
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Law
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Information Security Specialist
1 6 (33.33%) Information Specialist
1 6 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Security Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Support Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
2 4 (22.22%) iPhone
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) SUSE
2 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Compliance Audit
1 9 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (50.00%) Information Security
1 9 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITSM
2 4 (22.22%) Line Management
2 4 (22.22%) Major Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Product Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
1 2 (11.11%) C++
1 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
1 9 (50.00%) GIAC
1 9 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (5.56%) PowerCLI
2 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.56%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize
2 1 (5.56%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) HP
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Apple
2 4 (22.22%) MobileIron
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) CommVault
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Veeam