Period
to 19 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Fire and Rescue in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fire and Rescue over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Fire and Rescue
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 971 1108 1154
Rank change year-on-year +137 +46 +57
Permanent jobs citing Fire and Rescue 99 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the General category 0.18% 0.079% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 62 37 37
UK median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +28.57% -50.00%
10th Percentile £26,370 £27,070 £22,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,894 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -31.35% +28.57% -36.36%

Fire and Rescue is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 53,737 70,626 79,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.45% 42.86% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40,383 54,157 57,751
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -

Fire and Rescue
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fire and Rescue as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fire and Rescue in the UK

Fire and Rescue
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fire and Rescue.

Salary trend for Fire and Rescue in the UK

Fire and Rescue
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fire and Rescue over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Fire and Rescue in the UK

Fire and Rescue
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fire and Rescue within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 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
England +138 91 £45,000 - 18
UK excluding London +86 60 £30,894 -31.35% 16
London - 33 £57,000 - 4
North West +61 23 £30,894 -11.73% 2
North of England +35 23 £30,894 -31.35% 2
South West +39 21 £46,250 - 2
South East +33 10 £26,370 -49.77% 2
East of England - 3 £25,315 - 4
Scotland - 2 £100,000 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing Fire and Rescue 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 with a requirement for Fire and Rescue.

1 79 (79.80%) Police
2 51 (51.52%) Public Sector
3 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (39.39%) Local Government
4 37 (37.37%) Analytics
5 35 (35.35%) Degree
6 33 (33.33%) Capita
6 33 (33.33%) Law
7 32 (32.32%) Finance
7 32 (32.32%) PRINCE2
8 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
9 25 (25.25%) Project Management
10 24 (24.24%) Project Delivery
11 21 (21.21%) SharePoint
11 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
12 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
13 19 (19.19%) ITIL
14 18 (18.18%) Process Management
15 17 (17.17%) Resource Management
16 16 (16.16%) SQL
17 15 (15.15%) C#
17 15 (15.15%) Retail
17 15 (15.15%) Office 365
17 15 (15.15%) Azure
17 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 14 (14.14%) User Stories
18 14 (14.14%) Scrum
19 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
19 13 (13.13%) .NET
19 13 (13.13%) Windows

Fire and Rescue
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.11%) IIS
3 5 (5.05%) CMS
3 5 (5.05%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.15%) Azure
1 15 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.12%) DNS
2 11 (11.11%) DMZ
2 11 (11.11%) Firewall
2 11 (11.11%) LAN
2 11 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (11.11%) VPN
2 11 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (5.05%) GIS
2 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.02%) JIRA
3 2 (2.02%) MSTest
3 2 (2.02%) NUnit
3 2 (2.02%) Selenium
General
1 79 (79.80%) Police
2 51 (51.52%) Public Sector
3 39 (39.39%) Local Government
4 33 (33.33%) Law
5 32 (32.32%) Finance
6 15 (15.15%) Retail
7 4 (4.04%) Legal
8 2 (2.02%) Military
8 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (18.18%) Analyst
2 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Architect
3 11 (11.11%) Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.08%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Project Officer
7 6 (6.06%) Associate Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Project Support Officer
7 6 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Support Officer
7 6 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Analytics Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Data Analytics Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Data Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Project Leader
9 4 (4.04%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Support Technician
9 4 (4.04%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) .NET
2 10 (10.10%) CSS
3 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.05%) Web Services
5 4 (4.04%) React
5 4 (4.04%) Redux
5 4 (4.04%) Sass
6 3 (3.03%) HTML
7 2 (2.02%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.02%) Angular 2
7 2 (2.02%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.02%) CSS3
7 2 (2.02%) HTML5
7 2 (2.02%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (7.07%) NHS
4 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.05%) CCTV
5 5 (5.05%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.05%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (4.04%) Cybercrime
6 4 (4.04%) e-Learning
6 4 (4.04%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.01%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.01%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.01%) iPad
8 1 (1.01%) Life Science
8 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Windows
2 12 (12.12%) Windows 10
3 11 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.37%) Analytics
3 32 (32.32%) PRINCE2
4 25 (25.25%) Project Management
5 24 (24.24%) Project Delivery
6 19 (19.19%) ITIL
7 18 (18.18%) Process Management
8 17 (17.17%) Resource Management
9 15 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (14.14%) Scrum
10 14 (14.14%) User Stories
11 13 (13.13%) Business Analysis
12 12 (12.12%) Change Control
12 12 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (12.12%) Migration
12 12 (12.12%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (12.12%) Risk Management
12 12 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.11%) Data Protection
13 11 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.16%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) C#
3 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.08%) TypeScript
5 5 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.05%) VBScript
6 4 (4.04%) ES6
7 1 (1.01%) Java
7 1 (1.01%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (35.35%) Degree
2 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) HND
4 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.12%) PMO
2 4 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.02%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.01%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (4.04%) Docker
3 4 (4.04%) Firmware
3 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (12.12%) SCCM
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 11 (11.11%) SCOM
3 2 (2.02%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) Capita
2 20 (20.20%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.11%) Cisco
3 11 (11.11%) NetApp
3 11 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 11 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 11 (11.11%) VMware
4 5 (5.05%) Nintex
5 4 (4.04%) Instagram
5 4 (4.04%) Jitterbit
5 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (4.04%) Virgin Media
6 3 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (1.01%) Apple