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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firmware
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 90 82
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Firmware 5 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.65% 0.19% 1.33%
As % of the System Software category 4.50% 0.98% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £42,000 £45,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.18% +20.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 111 204 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 14.36% 19.39% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 96 168 114
Median salary £36,000 £31,780 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.28% -6.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,414 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

Firmware
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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
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 3 months to 25 April 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
Swindon +20 4 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Firmware
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Electronics
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) FCAPS
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Business Development
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office

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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) FCAPS
2 1 (16.67%) FCoE
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) GGSN
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) MGW
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (16.67%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) 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
1 1 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37500.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 14 days ago