Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 231 261
Rank change year-on-year +20 +30 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.040% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.96% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Leeds median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £36,875 £30,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,625 £42,800 £53,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.24% -19.44% +20.00%

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 Leeds with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 704 729 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.10% 13.38% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 602 645 643
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Leeds

Firmware
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Firmware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto