The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for VxWorks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VxWorks over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wind River VxWorks
England / South East
Rank 363 414 432
Rank change year-on-year +51 +18  
Permanent jobs citing VxWorks 18 46 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.24% 0.073%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.43% 0.79% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 15
Median salary £67,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.75% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88%  

VxWorks is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4161 5836 5925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.85% 30.33% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3587 5062 4968
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

VxWorks
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing VxWorks as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxWorks in the South East.

Salary trend for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VxWorks in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VxWorks in the South East

VxWorks
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +7 18 £67,500 +86.20% 4
VxWorks
England

VxWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing VxWorks 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 South East region with a requirement for VxWorks.

1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (96.15%) Cybersecurity
2 25 (96.15%) DV Cleared
3 24 (92.31%) Telecoms
4 21 (80.77%) Python
4 21 (80.77%) Java
4 21 (80.77%) Ethical Hacking
4 21 (80.77%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (80.77%) Source Code Analysis
5 16 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (53.85%) Nessus
6 14 (53.85%) Nmap
6 14 (53.85%) Metasploit
7 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
7 11 (42.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (42.31%) Finance
8 10 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
8 10 (38.46%) Secure Coding
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Line Management
11 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
11 5 (19.23%) Ansible
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
11 5 (19.23%) Software Testing

VxWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (11.54%) Broadband
1 3 (11.54%) LTE
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (92.31%) Telecoms
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) Security Analyst
1 10 (38.46%) Security Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
1 10 (38.46%) Senior Security Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Security Analyst
4 7 (26.92%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Graduate
6 4 (15.38%) Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) IT Administrator
6 4 (15.38%) Security Tester
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Tester
6 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 11 (42.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (80.77%) Ethical Hacking
2 21 (80.77%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (80.77%) Source Code Analysis
3 11 (42.31%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (38.46%) Reverse Engineering
4 10 (38.46%) Secure Coding
5 6 (23.08%) Line Management
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (80.77%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (96.15%) DV Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CEH
4 1 (3.85%) GIAC
4 1 (3.85%) OSCP
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Nessus
1 14 (53.85%) Nmap
2 5 (19.23%) Ansible
3 1 (3.85%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Huawei
3 1 (3.85%) Coverity
3 1 (3.85%) Qualys
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