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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / West Midlands
Rank 160 187 138
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -49
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 56 30 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 0.57% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.66% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 77
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%

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
4326 4564 4272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 88.87% 87.33% 85.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3379 3758 3710
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 15 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 14 £62,500 -
Staffordshire +7 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Birmingham -8 9 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Solihull -4 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Coventry +10 2 £50,652 +53.28%
Shropshire - 1 - - 3
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
2 69 (40.35%) HTML
3 54 (31.58%) MVC
4 53 (30.99%) PHP
4 53 (30.99%) SQL Server
5 52 (30.41%) CSS
5 52 (30.41%) Linux
6 49 (28.65%) Windows
6 49 (28.65%) Java
7 46 (26.90%) jQuery
7 46 (26.90%) HTML5
8 42 (24.56%) AngularJS
8 42 (24.56%) Marketing
8 42 (24.56%) OOP
9 41 (23.98%) SQL
10 40 (23.39%) LAMP
11 37 (21.64%) .NET
12 35 (20.47%) MySQL
12 35 (20.47%) OO
13 34 (19.88%) ATM
13 34 (19.88%) RESTful
14 33 (19.30%) Git (software)
15 30 (17.54%) Windows Server
16 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (16.96%) SOA
16 29 (16.96%) Cisco
17 28 (16.37%) Relational Database
18 27 (15.79%) WAN
19 25 (14.62%) Finance
19 25 (14.62%) RDBMS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.36%) Apache
3 14 (8.19%) lighttpd
3 14 (8.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (7.60%) JBoss
5 12 (7.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (4.09%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.92%) IIS
8 4 (2.34%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (14.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Magento
2 5 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.51%) Office 365
4 4 (2.34%) IaaS
4 4 (2.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.88%) ATM
2 27 (15.79%) WAN
3 23 (13.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (12.28%) DMVPN
5 17 (9.94%) Firewall
5 17 (9.94%) TCP/IP
6 14 (8.19%) DNS
6 14 (8.19%) EIGRP
7 13 (7.60%) SSL
8 11 (6.43%) DHCP
9 10 (5.85%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (5.85%) Internet
10 9 (5.26%) Network Security
11 7 (4.09%) MPLS
11 7 (4.09%) SAN
11 7 (4.09%) VoIP
12 6 (3.51%) BGP
12 6 (3.51%) LAN
12 6 (3.51%) OSPF
12 6 (3.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (30.99%) SQL Server
2 35 (20.47%) MySQL
3 28 (16.37%) Relational Database
4 25 (14.62%) RDBMS
5 24 (14.04%) NoSQL
6 21 (12.28%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (8.19%) DB2
8 10 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.26%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (2.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (2.92%) IBM InfoSphere
12 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.75%) Neo4j
14 3 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (1.75%) Riak
15 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.92%) Subversion
3 4 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.75%) PROIV
4 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (24.56%) Marketing
2 25 (14.62%) Finance
3 16 (9.36%) Music Industry
4 13 (7.60%) Retail
5 12 (7.02%) Banking
5 12 (7.02%) Retail Banking
5 12 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.75%) Publishing
7 2 (1.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (35.67%) Developer
2 38 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 38 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 38 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 38 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 30 (17.54%) MySQL Developer
3 30 (17.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 26 (15.20%) Administrator
5 22 (12.87%) Angular Developer
6 16 (9.36%) .NET Developer
6 16 (9.36%) Lead Developer
6 16 (9.36%) Lead PHP Developer
6 16 (9.36%) Network Administrator
7 15 (8.77%) Architect
7 15 (8.77%) Consultant
8 14 (8.19%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.43%) Java Consultant
10 10 (5.85%) Senior Network Administrator
10 10 (5.85%) Software Consultant
11 9 (5.26%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (40.35%) HTML
2 52 (30.41%) CSS
3 46 (26.90%) HTML5
3 46 (26.90%) jQuery
4 42 (24.56%) AngularJS
5 40 (23.39%) LAMP
6 37 (21.64%) .NET
7 34 (19.88%) RESTful
8 25 (14.62%) SOAP
9 24 (14.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (13.45%) XML
11 22 (12.87%) Web Services
12 20 (11.70%) .NET Framework
12 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET
12 20 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (10.53%) Ajax
13 18 (10.53%) Node.js
14 16 (9.36%) Entity Framework
14 16 (9.36%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (9.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.36%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.43%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (5.26%) Clustering
5 8 (4.68%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.68%) N-Tier
5 8 (4.68%) PKI
6 7 (4.09%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.09%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.92%) DataPower
7 5 (2.92%) Replication
8 4 (2.34%) AS400
9 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.17%) Statistics
10 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.41%) Linux
2 49 (28.65%) Windows
3 30 (17.54%) Windows Server
4 23 (13.45%) Unix
5 18 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (9.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) CentOS
8 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.58%) MVC
2 42 (24.56%) OOP
3 35 (20.47%) OO
4 29 (16.96%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (16.96%) SOA
5 24 (14.04%) Scrum
5 24 (14.04%) TDD
6 18 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (9.94%) BDD
7 17 (9.94%) Load Balancing
8 16 (9.36%) Web Application Development
9 15 (8.77%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.19%) Migration
10 14 (8.19%) Refactoring
11 12 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.02%) Time Management
12 11 (6.43%) ITIL
13 10 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (4.68%) DevOps
14 8 (4.68%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.69%) JavaScript
2 53 (30.99%) PHP
3 49 (28.65%) Java
4 41 (23.98%) SQL
5 20 (11.70%) C#
6 19 (11.11%) Ruby
7 9 (5.26%) Python
8 8 (4.68%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.09%) Erlang
10 5 (2.92%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.34%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.34%) VB
12 3 (1.75%) Go
12 3 (1.75%) Scala
13 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) CCNA
1 23 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (10.53%) CCNP
3 12 (7.02%) Degree
4 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.51%) MCSA
5 6 (3.51%) MCSE
6 5 (2.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.58%) MCITP
7 1 (0.58%) MCP
7 1 (0.58%) MCTS
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.92%) Docker
3 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.34%) vSphere
4 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.68%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.09%) Ansible
3 5 (2.92%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (2.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.17%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.58%) Nagios
5 1 (0.58%) Opsview
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
5 1 (0.58%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 29 (16.96%) Cisco
2 24 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 23 (13.45%) Oracle
4 16 (9.36%) Riverbed
5 10 (5.85%) IBM
5 10 (5.85%) VMware
6 8 (4.68%) Twitter
7 6 (3.51%) Netezza
8 5 (2.92%) Dynatrace
8 5 (2.92%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.92%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.75%) Citrix
10 2 (1.17%) Adobe
10 2 (1.17%) Finjan
11 1 (0.58%) NetApp
11 1 (0.58%) RedGate
11 1 (0.58%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.58%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
eSynergy Solutions LTD
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £550000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
cloudThing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago