The table below looks at the statistics for Foglight skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Foglight over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 858 888 848
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -40
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 37 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.010% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 0.16% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 43
Average salary £54,000 £41,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.34% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,100 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £41,750 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+29.34% -8.24%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7598 6807 6591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.21% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6136 5363 5444
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Foglight
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Foglight within the UK.

Foglight Salary Trend in the UK

Foglight
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foglight over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 within the UK.

Foglight Salary Histogram in the UK

Foglight
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foglight within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
England +32 35 £54,000 +29.34% 2
North West - 17 £70,000 - 1
South East +16 12 £47,500 +5.55%
Cheshire - 11 £70,000 - 1
Iver - 7 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 7 £47,500 -
Manchester - 6 £62,000 -
West Midlands -1 5 £29,000 -15.94% 1
Birmingham -4 5 £29,000 -20.00% 1
Knutsford - 4 £72,500 - 1
Berkshire - 4 £57,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
London +25 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £45,000 -

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 56 (72.73%) ITIL
2 52 (67.53%) Finance
3 48 (62.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 47 (61.04%) Oracle
4 47 (61.04%) Imperva
5 46 (59.74%) Oracle Database
5 46 (59.74%) Database Tuning
6 44 (57.14%) Data Guard
7 43 (55.84%) Performance Tuning
8 40 (51.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 39 (50.65%) Oracle9i Database
9 39 (50.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 39 (50.65%) Capacity Management
10 38 (49.35%) Oracle Database 12c
11 35 (45.45%) Service Delivery
12 25 (32.47%) Database Security
13 19 (24.68%) Change Control
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
14 15 (19.48%) SQL
15 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (14.29%) Windows
19 10 (12.99%) Linux
19 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
20 9 (11.69%) Publishing
20 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
21 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
21 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (3.90%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) assyst
1 2 (2.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) BIG-IP
2 2 (2.60%) LAN
2 2 (2.60%) WAN
2 2 (2.60%) MPLS
2 2 (2.60%) OSPF
2 2 (2.60%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (59.74%) Oracle Database
2 40 (51.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 39 (50.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 39 (50.65%) Oracle9i Database
4 38 (49.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (19.48%) SQL Server
6 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (5.19%) OLTP
10 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
10 4 (5.19%) OLAP
10 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
11 2 (2.60%) MySQL
11 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Toad
2 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 52 (67.53%) Finance
2 9 (11.69%) Publishing
3 2 (2.60%) Back Office
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) DBA
2 43 (55.84%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (12.99%) Administrator
4 8 (10.39%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.49%) SQL DBA
7 4 (5.19%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.19%) Problem Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Problem Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.90%) Support Specialist
8 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.60%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.60%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.60%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Team Leader
9 2 (2.60%) DBA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.60%) Replication
2 1 (1.30%) Clustering
2 1 (1.30%) LPAR
2 1 (1.30%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Linux
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) UNIX
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.30%) AIX
6 1 (1.30%) HPUX
6 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (72.73%) ITIL
2 46 (59.74%) Database Tuning
3 43 (55.84%) Performance Tuning
4 39 (50.65%) Capacity Management
5 35 (45.45%) Service Delivery
6 25 (32.47%) Database Security
7 19 (24.68%) Change Control
8 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (12.99%) Business Continuity
10 9 (11.69%) Incident Management
11 7 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (7.79%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (5.19%) ETL
13 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
13 4 (5.19%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (5.19%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (2.60%) Investment Management
14 2 (2.60%) Service Management
14 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
14 2 (2.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.60%) VB
3 2 (2.60%) VBA
4 1 (1.30%) Python
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.90%) MCITP
2 3 (3.90%) MCDBA
2 3 (3.90%) CCNA
2 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.60%) CCNP
3 2 (2.60%) MCSE
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
1 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 48 (62.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.90%) XenApp
3 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.60%) vSphere
3 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.19%) OPNET
4 2 (2.60%) Control-M
4 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.30%) yum
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) Oracle
1 47 (61.04%) Imperva
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.79%) SolarWinds
4 5 (6.49%) VMware
4 5 (6.49%) Citrix
5 4 (5.19%) Compuware
5 4 (5.19%) Remedy
5 4 (5.19%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.90%) CommVault
6 3 (3.90%) Cisco
7 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.60%) F5
7 2 (2.60%) thinkFolio
8 1 (1.30%) HP
8 1 (1.30%) IBM
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
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