The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 206 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
High Availability
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4179 4222 3575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.64% 77.37% 74.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3460 3577 3018
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 August 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 - 6 £36,500 -
Birmingham -1 1 - - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Data Guard
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (11.11%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (55.56%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) E-business
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Channel Systems Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago