Period
to 18 October 2018

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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 232 248
Rank change year-on-year +35 +16 +50
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 32 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.63% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 3.99% 2.80% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 23
Surrey median annual salary £45,750 £45,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -9.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,000 £28,400
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,001 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% -7.89%

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 803 821 1,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.88% 13.86% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 676 721 919
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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 +12 11 £51,250 - 1
Redhill - 8 £45,000 -
Reigate - 3 - -
Chertsey +4 1 £46,500 +2.20%
Leatherhead - 1 £38,500 -
Firmware
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 13 (40.63%) Electronics
2 11 (34.38%) Python
3 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 10 (31.25%) DNS
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 8 (25.00%) C
5 8 (25.00%) CMDB
6 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (21.88%) Node.js
6 7 (21.88%) F5
6 7 (21.88%) REST
6 7 (21.88%) Ansible
6 7 (21.88%) Docker
6 7 (21.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (21.88%) Kubernetes
6 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (21.88%) HTTP
6 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
7 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (18.75%) Wireless
7 6 (18.75%) LAN
7 6 (18.75%) WAN
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
7 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (18.75%) Release Management

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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) DNS
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.88%) BIG-IP
2 7 (21.88%) HTTP
3 6 (18.75%) LAN
3 6 (18.75%) WAN
3 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (18.75%) Wireless
4 5 (15.63%) Broadband
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
5 3 (9.38%) HTTPS
5 3 (9.38%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (9.38%) VLAN
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.13%) RS-232
6 1 (3.13%) RS-422
6 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 13 (40.63%) Electronics
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (9.38%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 8 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Professional Services Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Firmware Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Release Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Change Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Change and Release Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Design Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (6.25%) Linux Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Configuration Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Node.js
1 7 (21.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) CMDB
2 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (12.50%) Verilog
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (18.75%) Release Management
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
3 5 (15.63%) ITSM
3 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Physics
3 5 (15.63%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (12.50%) Runbook
4 4 (12.50%) Statistics
5 3 (9.38%) Antivirus Management
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.38%) Schematic Capture
5 3 (9.38%) Security Patching
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Python
2 8 (25.00%) C
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) Embedded C
5 4 (12.50%) Tcl
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.13%) LPIC
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Ansible
1 7 (21.88%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.38%) Perfmon
2 3 (9.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) F5
2 5 (15.63%) BMC
2 5 (15.63%) Remedy
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper