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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firmware
South East / Surrey
Rank 148 182 197
Rank change year-on-year +34 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 17 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.62% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.33% 3.63% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 10
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -42.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £24,400 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Firmware is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 511 633 588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 18.68% 15.30% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 423 531 524
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Firmware as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 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
Woking - 6 £55,000 -
Weybridge +11 2 £26,000 -5.45%
Guildford +19 1 £35,000 -
Redhill - 1 £35,000 - 1
Firmware
South East

Firmware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (39.58%) Asset Management
2 19 (39.58%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (39.58%) Patch Management
2 19 (39.58%) Server Building
3 17 (35.42%) HP
3 17 (35.42%) SAN
3 17 (35.42%) Linux
4 16 (33.33%) Solaris
4 16 (33.33%) Apache
4 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 16 (33.33%) LDAP
4 16 (33.33%) MySQL
4 16 (33.33%) Oracle
4 16 (33.33%) DB2
4 16 (33.33%) Unix
4 16 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 16 (33.33%) Sun
4 16 (33.33%) NetApp
4 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 16 (33.33%) Nagios
4 16 (33.33%) NetBackup
4 16 (33.33%) Samba
4 16 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 16 (33.33%) iptables

Firmware
Top Related 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 16 (33.33%) Apache
1 16 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (14.58%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (35.42%) SAN
2 16 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 16 (33.33%) LDAP
2 16 (33.33%) SSH
2 16 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (25.00%) Firewall
4 9 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (16.67%) Network Security
6 4 (8.33%) Broadband
6 4 (8.33%) LAN
6 4 (8.33%) Skype
6 4 (8.33%) VPN
6 4 (8.33%) WAN
7 3 (6.25%) ADSL
7 3 (6.25%) DHCP
7 3 (6.25%) DNS
7 3 (6.25%) MPLS
7 3 (6.25%) Unified Communications
7 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) DB2
1 16 (33.33%) MySQL
1 16 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) FPGA Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) NOC Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Network Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 9 (18.75%) VHDL
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) CMDB
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 16 (33.33%) Solaris
3 16 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Asset Management
1 19 (39.58%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (39.58%) Patch Management
1 19 (39.58%) Performance Tuning
1 19 (39.58%) Server Building
2 16 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 16 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 16 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 16 (33.33%) Statistics
3 11 (22.92%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.75%) Signal Processing
5 8 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Content Management
7 3 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.25%) Server Patching
7 3 (6.25%) Service Design
7 3 (6.25%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 9 (18.75%) C++
2 9 (18.75%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) C
4 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.25%) MCSE
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.08%) LPIC
6 1 (2.08%) PhD
6 1 (2.08%) RHCE
6 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) iptables
1 16 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 16 (33.33%) Samba
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Cacti
1 16 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
1 16 (33.33%) Nagios
1 16 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 16 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
1 16 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) HP
2 16 (33.33%) NetApp
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 16 (33.33%) Sun
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco
5 9 (18.75%) Juniper
6 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 8 (16.67%) F5
7 3 (6.25%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) Citrix
9 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
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