The first table below looks at the demand for High Availability 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 High Availability over the 3 months to 29 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 204 206 197
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £39,750 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +17.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4078 4261 3655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.90% 76.73% 74.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3597 3139
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

High Availability
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

High Availability Salary Trend in the West Midlands

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

High Availability Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

High Availability
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 High Availability within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwickshire - 3 £43,000 - 2
Birmingham +4 1 - - 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) OCP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Mercator
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) DTS
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing High Availability 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 High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) DTS
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) OCP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Mercator
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon (commutable from Birmingham)
Aximis West
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago