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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 774 607 536
Rank change year-on-year -167 -71 +122
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 137 62 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% 0.75% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 45
10th Percentile £34,500 £45,000 £35,300
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% +4.05%
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £82,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,039 8,283 6,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.36% 19.97% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,858 5,527 5,133
10th Percentile £34,175 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in London

Firmware
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Firmware in London

Firmware
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Firmware in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Firmware in London

Firmware
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the London region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -30 11 £75,000 +30.43% 2
West London -54 2 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Firmware
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 67 (48.91%) IoT
2 53 (38.69%) Software Engineering
3 51 (37.23%) C++
4 39 (28.47%) Linux
5 38 (27.74%) Social Skills
6 32 (23.36%) Algorithms
7 30 (21.90%) Windows
8 27 (19.71%) Machine Learning
9 26 (18.98%) Coaching
10 24 (17.52%) Internet
11 22 (16.06%) Python
12 21 (15.33%) Manufacturing
12 21 (15.33%) Finance
12 21 (15.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 20 (14.60%) Serverless
14 19 (13.87%) Renewable Energy
14 19 (13.87%) Analytics
15 18 (13.14%) Big Data
15 18 (13.14%) Big Data Analytics
15 18 (13.14%) Data Analytics
15 18 (13.14%) TypeScript
15 18 (13.14%) Reverse Engineering
15 18 (13.14%) Software Architecture
15 18 (13.14%) Apple iOS
15 18 (13.14%) Embedded Linux
15 18 (13.14%) Android
15 18 (13.14%) Grid Computing
15 18 (13.14%) Unix
15 18 (13.14%) ITIL
15 18 (13.14%) Java

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.73%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.60%) Serverless
2 15 (10.95%) AWS
3 8 (5.84%) GCP
4 7 (5.11%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (4.38%) SaaS
6 4 (2.92%) IaaS
6 4 (2.92%) PaaS
7 3 (2.19%) Azure
8 2 (1.46%) AWS IoT
9 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.73%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) Internet
2 12 (8.76%) Firewall
3 11 (8.03%) Wireless
4 10 (7.30%) DNS
5 8 (5.84%) DHCP
5 8 (5.84%) VPN
6 7 (5.11%) WAN
7 6 (4.38%) IPsec
8 5 (3.65%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.92%) HSRP
9 4 (2.92%) Network Security
9 4 (2.92%) VLAN
10 3 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.19%) IPv4
10 3 (2.19%) IPv6
10 3 (2.19%) MPLS
10 3 (2.19%) OSPF
10 3 (2.19%) PPP
10 3 (2.19%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.14%) Big Data
2 9 (6.57%) MySQL
2 9 (6.57%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.73%) MS Access
5 1 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (13.14%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (0.73%) JIRA
General
1 38 (27.74%) Social Skills
2 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 21 (15.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 21 (15.33%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.95%) Wearables
4 12 (8.76%) Games
5 11 (8.03%) Electronics
6 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.19%) Banking
8 2 (1.46%) Marketing
8 2 (1.46%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.46%) Retail
8 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.73%) Aviation
9 1 (0.73%) Law
9 1 (0.73%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (24.09%) Software Engineer
2 18 (13.14%) Developer
2 18 (13.14%) Vulnerability Researcher
3 17 (12.41%) Haskell Engineer
3 17 (12.41%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
4 11 (8.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (6.57%) Network Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Desktop Support
6 8 (5.84%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (5.84%) Security Researcher
7 7 (5.11%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) DSP Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.11%) Voice Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Audio Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Audio Software Engineer
8 6 (4.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (2.92%) Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.03%) SVG
2 9 (6.57%) React
3 8 (5.84%) GraphQL
3 8 (5.84%) Node.js
3 8 (5.84%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 67 (48.91%) IoT
2 32 (23.36%) Algorithms
3 19 (13.87%) Renewable Energy
4 18 (13.14%) Cyberattack
4 18 (13.14%) Grid Computing
4 18 (13.14%) Smart Energy
5 15 (10.95%) User Experience
6 11 (8.03%) Robotics
7 8 (5.84%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (5.84%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (5.84%) FPGA
7 8 (5.84%) Mobile App
7 8 (5.84%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (4.38%) iPhone
8 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.38%) Oculus
8 6 (4.38%) Smartphone
9 3 (2.19%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.46%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.46%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (28.47%) Linux
2 30 (21.90%) Windows
3 18 (13.14%) Android
3 18 (13.14%) Apple iOS
3 18 (13.14%) Embedded Linux
3 18 (13.14%) Unix
4 7 (5.11%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.19%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.73%) CentOS
7 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.73%) SUSE
7 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.69%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.71%) Machine Learning
3 26 (18.98%) Coaching
4 19 (13.87%) Analytics
5 18 (13.14%) Big Data Analytics
5 18 (13.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
5 18 (13.14%) Data Analytics
5 18 (13.14%) Functional Programming
5 18 (13.14%) ITIL
5 18 (13.14%) Mentoring
5 18 (13.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 18 (13.14%) Software Architecture
5 18 (13.14%) Threat Intelligence
6 14 (10.22%) Time Management
7 13 (9.49%) Signal Processing
8 12 (8.76%) DevOps
8 12 (8.76%) Use Case
9 11 (8.03%) 3D Programming
9 11 (8.03%) 3D Rendering
9 11 (8.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (37.23%) C++
2 22 (16.06%) Python
3 18 (13.14%) C#
3 18 (13.14%) Embedded C++
3 18 (13.14%) Java
3 18 (13.14%) Rust
3 18 (13.14%) TypeScript
4 17 (12.41%) C
4 17 (12.41%) Haskell
5 11 (8.03%) SQL
6 9 (6.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.73%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.92%) CCNP
4 3 (2.19%) CCIE
4 3 (2.19%) CCNA
4 3 (2.19%) CISSP
4 3 (2.19%) GIAC
4 3 (2.19%) SANS
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.46%) MCSE
5 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.73%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.73%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.73%) VCAP
6 1 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.19%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.19%) vSphere
5 2 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.73%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) SCCM
2 3 (2.19%) Ansible
2 3 (2.19%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.73%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.73%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.73%) SCOM
3 1 (0.73%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.73%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (10.22%) HP
2 13 (9.49%) Cisco
3 12 (8.76%) Palo Alto
4 11 (8.03%) VMware
5 10 (7.30%) Apple
6 8 (5.84%) EMC
6 8 (5.84%) Google
6 8 (5.84%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.38%) Dell
7 6 (4.38%) Facebook
7 6 (4.38%) Instagram
7 6 (4.38%) Juniper
7 6 (4.38%) Xerox
8 4 (2.92%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.19%) Aruba
9 3 (2.19%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.19%) Citrix
9 3 (2.19%) F5
9 3 (2.19%) FIS
9 3 (2.19%) Sun