The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 112 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 3 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.21% 3.09% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £44,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +14.93%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
136 162 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.50% 9.32% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 129 126 81
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Foglight
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) Toad
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) LPAR
3 3 (50.00%) YUM
3 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) HACMP
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) HPUX
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Database Security
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Informix
5 1 (16.67%) Finance

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) LPAR
1 3 (50.00%) HACMP
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) HPUX
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Database Security
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat