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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 111 114 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 15 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.14% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1510 1443 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.92% 79.55% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1261 1104
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Birmingham

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Linux
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) UNIX
5 10 (47.62%) JBoss
5 10 (47.62%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) XML
6 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) DB2
6 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 9 (42.86%) SOA
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
6 9 (42.86%) SSL
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) Java EE
6 9 (42.86%) Retail Banking
6 9 (42.86%) Time Management
6 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
6 9 (42.86%) Banking
6 9 (42.86%) Retail
6 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (42.86%) Relational Database

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (47.62%) JBoss
1 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) SSL
4 7 (33.33%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) PPP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
5 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
5 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
5 5 (23.81%) VLAN
5 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (23.81%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 9 (42.86%) DB2
1 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 9 (42.86%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Retail
2 9 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 9 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Consultant
2 10 (47.62%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (33.33%) Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) Clustering
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
1 9 (42.86%) SOA
1 9 (42.86%) Time Management
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) NetApp
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Altiris
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