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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 127 119 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.046% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% 0.23% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £46,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
1724 1729 1212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.83% 80.01% 70.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1545 1021
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,150 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) E-business
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware