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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 129 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.28% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.35% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £47,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +48.43%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +5.55%
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
1857 1719 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.22% 80.97% 70.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1554 1026
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £29,998
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 23 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Altiris
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SSL
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Life Science
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Altiris
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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