The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Foglight
Rank 213 200 203
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.13% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 1.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Average salary £43,250 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.50% +49.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +44.92%
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
250 473 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.65% 8.51% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 227 371 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Foglight
England

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
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 25 July 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
(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
Birmingham -5 1 £43,250 -13.50%
Foglight
England

Foglight
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Toad
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) HACMP
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 3 (75.00%) YUM
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Informix
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) HACMP
1 3 (75.00%) LPAR
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat