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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 863 875 821
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -54
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 8 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.014% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,375 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -9.25%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% -15.00%
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
7269 7133 6660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.10% 6.51% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5891 5742 5363
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 4 £42,875 -0.86%
North West - 3 £65,000 -
South East +15 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Foglight
UK

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
1 7 (50.00%) Toad
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) LPAR
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 2 (14.29%) SCOM
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 2 (14.29%) Imperva
6 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Informix
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Toad
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) AIX Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) LPAR
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Database Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Cronacle
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) OPNET
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Imperva
4 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec