The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 826 819 832
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 23 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.044% 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 0.71% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 19
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -
Foglight
UK

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

Systems Management Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6714 6233 5733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 6.75% 6.27% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5387 4935 4519
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,071 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in England

Foglight
Salary Trend in England

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

Foglight Salary Trend in England

Foglight
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foglight across the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Foglight Salary Histogram in England

Foglight
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foglight within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -20 11 £41,250 +6.45%
North West - 9 £75,000 -
South East -28 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Foglight
UK

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Foglight 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 Foglight.

1 52 (73.24%) ITIL
2 50 (70.42%) Finance
3 47 (66.20%) Oracle
4 45 (63.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 45 (63.38%) Oracle Database
5 44 (61.97%) Imperva
6 43 (60.56%) Database Tuning
7 40 (56.34%) Data Guard
7 40 (56.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 39 (54.93%) Performance Tuning
8 39 (54.93%) Capacity Management
8 39 (54.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 38 (53.52%) Oracle9i Database
10 37 (52.11%) Oracle Database 12c
11 35 (49.30%) Service Delivery
12 19 (26.76%) Database Security
13 14 (19.72%) Change Control
14 13 (18.31%) SQL
15 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
15 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
16 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
17 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (12.68%) Windows
18 8 (11.27%) UNIX
18 8 (11.27%) Linux
18 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
19 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Foglight 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 Foglight. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (63.38%) Oracle Database
2 40 (56.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 39 (54.93%) Oracle Database 10g
4 38 (53.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 37 (52.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (4.23%) Informix
11 2 (2.82%) MySQL
11 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.41%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Toad
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (70.42%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) DBA
2 40 (56.34%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (14.08%) Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) SQL DBA
5 5 (7.04%) Support Technician
5 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Problem Manager
6 4 (5.63%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Problem Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Senior DBA
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (2.82%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Replication
1 4 (5.63%) LPAR
2 1 (1.41%) HACMP
2 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 8 (11.27%) UNIX
2 8 (11.27%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.63%) AIX
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.82%) Solaris
6 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) ITIL
2 43 (60.56%) Database Tuning
3 39 (54.93%) Capacity Management
3 39 (54.93%) Performance Tuning
4 35 (49.30%) Service Delivery
5 19 (26.76%) Database Security
6 14 (19.72%) Change Control
7 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
8 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.86%) Business Continuity
9 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (8.45%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (7.04%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (5.63%) ETL
12 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (2.82%) Service Management
13 2 (2.82%) Logistics
14 1 (1.41%) Performance Management
14 1 (1.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.31%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) MCDBA
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.23%) MCITP
2 1 (1.41%) VCP4
2 1 (1.41%) CCNA
2 1 (1.41%) CISSP
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 45 (63.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 40 (56.34%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.04%) OPNET
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.41%) yum
Vendors
1 47 (66.20%) Oracle
2 44 (61.97%) Imperva
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.04%) Citrix
4 5 (7.04%) CommVault
4 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.04%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) Riverbed
4 5 (7.04%) SolarWinds
5 4 (5.63%) Remedy
5 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 4 (5.63%) Compuware
6 2 (2.82%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) Dell
7 1 (1.41%) NetApp
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) 3PAR