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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 201 210 203
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 21 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.037% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.046% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 5
Average salary £55,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +28.12%
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
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Birmingham +5 13 £55,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 4 £40,000 -
Dudley - 4 £29,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £58,250 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 20 (55.56%) Linux
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
5 18 (50.00%) Windows
5 18 (50.00%) Retail
6 16 (44.44%) Finance
6 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 16 (44.44%) JBoss
6 16 (44.44%) Oracle
6 16 (44.44%) UNIX
6 16 (44.44%) HTML
6 16 (44.44%) Java
7 15 (41.67%) Telecoms
7 15 (41.67%) SOA
7 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
7 15 (41.67%) SSL
7 15 (41.67%) XML
7 15 (41.67%) DB2
7 15 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 15 (41.67%) Java EE
7 15 (41.67%) Retail Banking
7 15 (41.67%) Banking
7 15 (41.67%) Time Management
7 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.22%) Wireless
8 8 (22.22%) Firewall
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (44.44%) JBoss
1 16 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 15 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 15 (41.67%) SSL
3 8 (22.22%) VPN
3 8 (22.22%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) VoIP
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
3 8 (22.22%) OSPF
3 8 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (22.22%) VLAN
3 8 (22.22%) Wireless
3 8 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
4 7 (19.44%) MPLS
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (19.44%) HSRP
4 7 (19.44%) Wireshark
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (19.44%) BGP
4 7 (19.44%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) DB2
2 15 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 15 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.33%) ProClarity
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (50.00%) Retail
2 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 15 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 15 (41.67%) Banking
3 15 (41.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Consultant
2 10 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 7 (19.44%) Network Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) DBA
7 3 (8.33%) Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Server Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Junior
9 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 15 (41.67%) XML
2 15 (41.67%) Java EE
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) Symfony
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) Yii
4 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) SOA
1 15 (41.67%) Time Management
2 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Wealth Management
5 3 (8.33%) SIEM
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) Functional Programming
6 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.78%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) Haskell
4 2 (5.56%) Erlang
4 2 (5.56%) F#
4 2 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CCNP
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) LogRhythm
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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