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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 192 135 166
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 40 97 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 1.65% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.89% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 93 31
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.79% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5259 5128 4430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.97% 87.14% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4104 4170 3671
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 July 2016.

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 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Birmingham -13 16 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Coventry +5 8 £44,500 +67.92% 1
Worcestershire -4 5 £24,000 -31.42%
Staffordshire -24 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Dudley -2 3 £25,000 -13.79%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 46 (45.54%) SQL Server
2 43 (42.57%) SQL
3 38 (37.62%) Linux
4 37 (36.63%) Windows
5 27 (26.73%) .NET
6 26 (25.74%) Unix
7 25 (24.75%) Cisco
8 23 (22.77%) Oracle
8 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
9 22 (21.78%) C#
9 22 (21.78%) Relational Database
10 21 (20.79%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (19.80%) VMware
11 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
12 19 (18.81%) RDBMS
12 19 (18.81%) Java
12 19 (18.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (17.82%) Firewall
13 18 (17.82%) Degree
13 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (16.83%) Finance
15 16 (15.84%) Clustering
15 16 (15.84%) HTML
15 16 (15.84%) ITIL
16 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
16 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
17 14 (13.86%) Retail
17 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
17 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
18 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008

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 12 (11.88%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (8.91%) JBoss
4 8 (7.92%) Apache
5 6 (5.94%) IIS
6 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.95%) nginx
7 3 (2.97%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (19.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.98%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.98%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.95%) IaaS
2 5 (4.95%) PaaS
3 2 (1.98%) SaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.99%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) Firewall
2 15 (14.85%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.90%) SSL
3 10 (9.90%) WAN
4 9 (8.91%) BGP
4 9 (8.91%) Internet
4 9 (8.91%) MPLS
4 9 (8.91%) VPN
5 8 (7.92%) VoIP
6 7 (6.93%) LAN
7 6 (5.94%) SAN
8 5 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.95%) EIGRP
8 5 (4.95%) Multicast
8 5 (4.95%) Network Security
8 5 (4.95%) OSPF
8 5 (4.95%) VLAN
8 5 (4.95%) WLAN
9 4 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.96%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (45.54%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) Relational Database
3 19 (18.81%) RDBMS
4 13 (12.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (9.90%) Oracle Database
6 9 (8.91%) DB2
6 9 (8.91%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.92%) MySQL
7 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (3.96%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.97%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.98%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.99%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.97%) MSI
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.97%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
3 14 (13.86%) Retail
4 13 (12.87%) Banking
5 9 (8.91%) Retail Banking
6 7 (6.93%) Music Industry
7 5 (4.95%) Legal
8 3 (2.97%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.99%) Advertising
9 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.79%) DBA
1 21 (20.79%) SQL DBA
2 16 (15.84%) Developer
3 15 (14.85%) Administrator
4 10 (9.90%) Analyst
5 9 (8.91%) Consultant
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (8.91%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 9 (8.91%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.93%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.93%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (5.94%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Software Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.94%) Software Implementation Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) .NET
2 16 (15.84%) HTML
3 12 (11.88%) XML
4 11 (10.89%) AngularJS
4 11 (10.89%) Node.js
5 9 (8.91%) Java EE
5 9 (8.91%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (8.91%) LAMP
5 9 (8.91%) RESTful
6 8 (7.92%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.93%) Code First Entity Framework
7 7 (6.93%) Entity Framework
7 7 (6.93%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (6.93%) Middleware
7 7 (6.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.84%) Clustering
2 13 (12.87%) Replication
3 12 (11.88%) Data Centre
4 10 (9.90%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (7.92%) Management Information System
7 7 (6.93%) Mathematics
7 7 (6.93%) Statistics
8 5 (4.95%) AS400
8 5 (4.95%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.97%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (2.97%) IVR
10 2 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.98%) Physics
11 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.99%) Fintech
11 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.62%) Linux
2 37 (36.63%) Windows
3 26 (25.74%) Unix
4 14 (13.86%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.93%) Solaris
5 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.98%) CentOS
8 2 (1.98%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.98%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.98%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.99%) Android
9 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.79%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (18.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (15.84%) ITIL
4 11 (10.89%) Migration
5 10 (9.90%) Project Management
5 10 (9.90%) SOA
6 9 (8.91%) Change Control
6 9 (8.91%) Data Protection
6 9 (8.91%) MVC
6 9 (8.91%) Time Management
7 8 (7.92%) E-Commerce
7 8 (7.92%) ETL
7 8 (7.92%) TDD
7 8 (7.92%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.93%) BCP
8 7 (6.93%) Business Continuity
8 7 (6.93%) Configuration Management
8 7 (6.93%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.93%) Load Balancing
8 7 (6.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.57%) SQL
2 22 (21.78%) C#
3 19 (18.81%) Java
4 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.91%) Ruby
6 6 (5.94%) Perl
6 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.95%) C
7 5 (4.95%) C++
8 4 (3.96%) PHP
9 3 (2.97%) Tcl
9 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.98%) Clojure
10 2 (1.98%) Erlang
10 2 (1.98%) Haskell
10 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.98%) Python
10 2 (1.98%) Scala
11 1 (0.99%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) DBS Check
3 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) JNCIA
4 4 (3.96%) JNCIP
4 4 (3.96%) JNCIS
4 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.98%) CCNA
5 2 (1.98%) CCNP
5 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.99%) MCITP
6 1 (0.99%) MCSA
6 1 (0.99%) MCSE
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) QA
2 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.94%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.95%) iptables
4 5 (4.95%) vSphere
5 4 (3.96%) NFS
5 4 (3.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.98%) KVM
6 2 (1.98%) Samba
6 2 (1.98%) Varnish
6 2 (1.98%) Xen
6 2 (1.98%) XenApp
7 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.93%) Puppet
2 6 (5.94%) Data Guard
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (4.95%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.95%) HAProxy
3 5 (4.95%) SCOM
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (2.97%) SCCM
6 2 (1.98%) Ansible
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) Salt
7 1 (0.99%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.99%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.99%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.99%) Simpana
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Cisco
2 23 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.77%) Oracle
3 20 (19.80%) VMware
4 8 (7.92%) NetApp
4 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.94%) Citrix
5 6 (5.94%) HP
6 5 (4.95%) IBM
6 5 (4.95%) Symantec
7 4 (3.96%) Cognizant
7 4 (3.96%) Dell
7 4 (3.96%) Juniper
7 4 (3.96%) Veritas
8 3 (2.97%) Avaya
8 3 (2.97%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.97%) Mitel
9 2 (1.98%) Netezza
9 2 (1.98%) RedGate
9 2 (1.98%) Riverbed
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