Period
to 28 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 317 347
Rank change year-on-year +125 +30 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 12 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.055% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 10
Median annual salary £62,000 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.00% -23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £56,700 £26,750 £43,000
90th Percentile £68,100 £52,500 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £62,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +24.00% -23.08% +30.00%

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 720 1,907 1,732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.70% 18.94% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 647 1,731 1,592
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £29,025
90th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +11.67%

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

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server

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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware