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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 201 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 9 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.048% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.060% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 10
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
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
4008 3317 3460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.22% 80.00% 76.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3357 2641 2921
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -12 4 £55,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (40.00%) NetApp
5 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (40.00%) Clustering
6 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) SLA
7 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
8 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
8 7 (28.00%) VoIP
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
9 6 (24.00%) Citrix
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (24.00%) WSUS
9 6 (24.00%) Altiris
10 5 (20.00%) Life Science

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 4 (16.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Project Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) XML
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Clustering
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Life Science
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) ERP
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Functional Programming
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Haskell
4 2 (8.00%) Erlang
4 2 (8.00%) F#
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) OCP
3 1 (4.00%) OCA
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) WSUS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) NetApp
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) Altiris
5 4 (16.00%) Google
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago