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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 -  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.73% 0.33% -
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £42,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
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 Swindon with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 52 157 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 12.62% 26.17% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 44 138 61
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,820
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -2.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,650 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,442 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

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 28 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Presales
2 3 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Intel
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) GGSN
2 3 (50.00%) FCAPS
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) MGW
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

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 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (50.00%) FCAPS
1 3 (50.00%) GGSN
1 3 (50.00%) MGW
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Presales
1 3 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Intel
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive
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