The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 60 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.48% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 1.52% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £42,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.50% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 47 66 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 11.27% 12.74% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 71
Median salary £33,000 £32,500 £38,648
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.53% -15.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Firmware
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) FCoE
4 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded C

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago