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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 212 195 181
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.082% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.41% 1.13% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -31.00%
UK excluding London average salary £54,000 £42,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.69%
Foglight
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 353 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.39% 7.20% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 245 263 254
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Foglight
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Foglight Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Foglight
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Foglight Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Foglight
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Foglight across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Foglight Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Foglight
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Foglight within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Birmingham 0 7 £32,500 -10.34% 1
Foglight
England

Foglight
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) CommVault
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Toad
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (14.29%) HACMP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) LPAR
5 1 (14.29%) yum
5 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 1 (14.29%) Database Security
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Informix
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) HACMP
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
1 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Database Security
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) CommVault
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) HP
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