The first table below looks at the demand for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 113 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.058% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.076% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1383 1319 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.24% 75.85% 71.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1094 910
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
High Availability
West Midlands

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

High Availability
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Birmingham

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing High Availability 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 High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) OCP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Mercator
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) VMware