The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 114 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
High Availability
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1397 1151 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.24% 77.88% 74.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 985 974
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 5 March 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 10 (62.50%) NetApp
4 10 (62.50%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) Clustering
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) SLA
6 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 8 (50.00%) Project Management
6 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) Altiris
7 6 (37.50%) WSUS
7 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
7 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 6 (37.50%) VoIP
7 6 (37.50%) Citrix
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000
7 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) SQL
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Project Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Java EE
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 8 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Life Science
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) OCP
2 1 (6.25%) OCA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) WSUS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) NetApp
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Altiris
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago