Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 177 211 236
Rank change year-on-year +34 +25 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 37 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.85% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% 3.37% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 15
Surrey median annual salary £30,000 £51,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.46% +46.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £56,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.10% +1.67% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 765 742 903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.68% 14.16% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 669 657 756
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -2.07% -14.71%
10th Percentile £22,900 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £75,250 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Surrey

Firmware
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Surrey

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Surrey

Firmware
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +6 16 £30,000 -42.86%
Woking +7 12 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Weybridge +11 7 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Firmware
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 27 (72.97%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
3 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
4 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
5 13 (35.14%) VPN
5 13 (35.14%) DNS
5 13 (35.14%) Cisco
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
5 13 (35.14%) Windows
5 13 (35.14%) Linux
5 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 13 (35.14%) Firewall
5 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
5 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (32.43%) CentOS
6 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (32.43%) WSUS
6 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
6 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
6 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
6 12 (32.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (32.43%) Security Patching
6 12 (32.43%) Perfmon
6 12 (32.43%) Data Loss Prevention
6 12 (32.43%) Antivirus Management
6 12 (32.43%) SLA

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 13 (35.14%) DNS
2 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) VPN
3 12 (32.43%) DHCP
3 12 (32.43%) HTTPS
3 12 (32.43%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (32.43%) VLAN
4 7 (18.92%) Bluetooth
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) IPsec
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) PPTP
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Electronics
2 8 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Deskside Engineer
1 15 (40.54%) Deskside Support
1 15 (40.54%) Deskside Support Engineer
1 15 (40.54%) Desktop Support
1 15 (40.54%) Support Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Senior Support Engineer
2 13 (35.14%) Support Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (32.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) IT Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) IT Support
3 12 (32.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior IT Engineer
3 12 (32.43%) Senior IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Technology Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Research Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Research Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
1 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
2 12 (32.43%) CentOS
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Antivirus Management
2 12 (32.43%) Change Management
2 12 (32.43%) Data Loss Prevention
2 12 (32.43%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (32.43%) Security Patching
2 12 (32.43%) Service Management
3 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
4 7 (18.92%) Change Control
4 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
4 7 (18.92%) Validation
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (2.70%) Device Driver Development
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (32.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (24.32%) Degree
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) HNC
6 1 (2.70%) HND
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
1 12 (32.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
2 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Perfmon
1 12 (32.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) CA
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.92%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Dell