Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 8 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.52% 0.20% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 3.40% 1.21% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 8
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,000 £48,750 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% +29.14% -28.10%
10th Percentile £30,250 £39,725 £34,975
90th Percentile £45,250 £55,875 £45,550
South West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -7.23%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 235 331 337
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 15.25% 16.80% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 209 269 283
Wiltshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,820
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -9.27% +1.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £20,800
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £36,375
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.53% +3.93%

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Firmware as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Firmware in Wiltshire

Firmware
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Firmware in Wiltshire

Firmware
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Firmware in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Firmware in Wiltshire

Firmware
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firmware within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Swindon +9 5 £42,000 -16.00%
Chippenham +21 1 £37,500 -1.32% 2
Firmware
South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Firmware.

1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
4 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
5 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Robotics
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
5 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things

Firmware
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Security Patching
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
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