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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Foglight
Rank - 203 -
Permanent jobs citing Foglight 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.11% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +14.28%
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
284 413 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.07% 7.65% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 252 337 185
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) HACMP
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LPAR
1 3 (100.00%) YUM
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Foglight
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) HACMP
1 3 (100.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat