The table below looks at the statistics for Netcool skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Netcool over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Tivoli Netcool
Rank 126 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Netcool 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.096% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.79% 1.05% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.03%
Netcool
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
121 190 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.13% 9.12% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 101 176 122
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%

Netcool
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Netcool across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Netcool Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Netcool
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Netcool Salary Trend in Birmingham

Netcool
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Netcool 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 Netcool.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (66.67%) ITRS Geneos
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) JMS
3 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 4 (44.44%) KDB
4 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) ATM
4 3 (33.33%) ISDN
4 3 (33.33%) PPP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) DSL
4 3 (33.33%) X.21
5 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux

Netcool
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Netcool 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 Netcool. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) IPsec
1 3 (33.33%) ATM
1 3 (33.33%) ISDN
1 3 (33.33%) PPP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
1 3 (33.33%) DSL
1 3 (33.33%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) KDB
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
1 2 (22.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Nagios
1 6 (66.67%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Sun