The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 125 124 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 4 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.051% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.38% 1.01% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £42,875 £43,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.86% -13.50%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -15.00%
Foglight
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
168 99 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.31% 5.08% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 152 96 189
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Foglight across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Foglight
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foglight across the Birmingham region.

Foglight Salary Trend in Birmingham

Foglight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Foglight also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foglight.

1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) Toad
2 6 (85.71%) LPAR
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) AIX
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
7 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 1 (14.29%) Database Security
7 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (14.29%) Replication
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (14.29%) Informix
7 1 (14.29%) SQL
7 1 (14.29%) Solaris

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Foglight also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Foglight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Informix
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) LPAR
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp