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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 184 139 172
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +33
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 50 89 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.81% 1.67% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.97% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 81 28
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £29,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £56,000
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
5391 4522 4506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.74% 84.90% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4177 3755 3771
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -33 13 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Coventry -4 9 £42,000 +42.97%
Staffordshire -19 8 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Worcestershire -14 6 £24,000 -44.18%
Warwickshire -8 4 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Solihull +12 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Dudley +1 1 £22,500 -22.41%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
3 34 (35.79%) Linux
4 32 (33.68%) Windows
5 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
6 25 (26.32%) Unix
7 24 (25.26%) .NET
7 24 (25.26%) Relational Database
8 23 (24.21%) Java
9 22 (23.16%) Oracle
10 21 (22.11%) Degree
10 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
10 21 (22.11%) RDBMS
10 21 (22.11%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (21.05%) C#
11 20 (21.05%) VMware
12 19 (20.00%) Clustering
12 19 (20.00%) HTML
12 19 (20.00%) Cisco
13 18 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (18.95%) Replication
14 17 (17.89%) Finance
14 17 (17.89%) Retail
14 17 (17.89%) Firewall
14 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
16 14 (14.74%) ETL
16 14 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
17 13 (13.68%) Banking

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 10 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.47%) JBoss
2 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (8.42%) Apache
4 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.26%) IIS
5 5 (5.26%) nginx
6 4 (4.21%) Node.js
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.11%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.21%) IaaS
2 4 (4.21%) PaaS
3 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.11%) Google Play
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) Firewall
2 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 10 (10.53%) SSL
4 9 (9.47%) Internet
5 8 (8.42%) BGP
5 8 (8.42%) MPLS
5 8 (8.42%) SAN
5 8 (8.42%) VPN
6 7 (7.37%) VoIP
7 6 (6.32%) WAN
8 5 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (5.26%) LAN
8 5 (5.26%) VLAN
9 4 (4.21%) EIGRP
9 4 (4.21%) Junos
9 4 (4.21%) Multicast
9 4 (4.21%) Network Security
9 4 (4.21%) OSPF
9 4 (4.21%) RSVP
9 4 (4.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.32%) SQL Server
2 24 (25.26%) Relational Database
3 21 (22.11%) RDBMS
4 14 (14.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (12.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (11.58%) Oracle Database
7 9 (9.47%) DB2
8 8 (8.42%) MySQL
8 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.21%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (3.16%) SSDT
11 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.16%) MSI
4 2 (2.11%) Subversion
5 1 (1.05%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (17.89%) Finance
1 17 (17.89%) Retail
2 13 (13.68%) Banking
2 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.47%) Retail Banking
4 5 (5.26%) Legal
5 3 (3.16%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (28.42%) DBA
2 22 (23.16%) SQL DBA
3 15 (15.79%) Administrator
4 10 (10.53%) Analyst
4 10 (10.53%) Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) Oracle Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 9 (9.47%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Implementation Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Software Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) SQL Server Consultant
6 8 (8.42%) Technical Implementation Consultant
7 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (6.32%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (25.26%) .NET
2 19 (20.00%) HTML
3 12 (12.63%) XML
4 10 (10.53%) Middleware
5 9 (9.47%) Java EE
5 9 (9.47%) LAMP
6 7 (7.37%) LEMP Stack
7 6 (6.32%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.32%) CSS
7 6 (6.32%) Web Services
8 5 (5.26%) EDI
8 5 (5.26%) jQuery
9 3 (3.16%) HTML5
10 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.11%) Backbone.js
10 2 (2.11%) FuelPHP
10 2 (2.11%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (2.11%) React
10 2 (2.11%) REST
10 2 (2.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.00%) Clustering
2 18 (18.95%) Replication
3 10 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.42%) Mathematics
5 7 (7.37%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.21%) AS400
8 3 (3.16%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.16%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (3.16%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (3.16%) IVR
8 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Licensing
8 3 (3.16%) Physics
8 3 (3.16%) Statistics
9 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.11%) User Experience
10 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.79%) Linux
2 32 (33.68%) Windows
3 25 (26.32%) Unix
4 10 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.37%) Solaris
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.11%) Android
8 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.11%) CentOS
8 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (18.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (14.74%) ETL
4 12 (12.63%) SOA
5 11 (11.58%) ITIL
6 10 (10.53%) Project Management
7 9 (9.47%) Change Control
7 9 (9.47%) Migration
7 9 (9.47%) Time Management
8 8 (8.42%) Business Development
8 8 (8.42%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (8.42%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.42%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.37%) Configuration Management
9 7 (7.37%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.37%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.37%) OOP
9 7 (7.37%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.58%) SQL
2 23 (24.21%) Java
3 20 (21.05%) C#
4 10 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.32%) Perl
5 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.26%) C
6 5 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (4.21%) PHP
7 4 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.16%) Clojure
8 3 (3.16%) Erlang
8 3 (3.16%) Haskell
8 3 (3.16%) Scala
8 3 (3.16%) Tcl
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.11%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.21%) JNCIA
4 4 (4.21%) JNCIP
4 4 (4.21%) JNCIS
4 4 (4.21%) MCITP
4 4 (4.21%) MCSE
4 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.21%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) QA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.21%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.32%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.26%) iptables
4 5 (5.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.16%) NFS
5 3 (3.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.11%) KVM
6 2 (2.11%) Samba
6 2 (2.11%) Varnish
6 2 (2.11%) Xen
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Data Guard
1 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (7.37%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (7.37%) Puppet
2 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 5 (5.26%) SCOM
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.11%) Ansible
4 2 (2.11%) Salt
4 2 (2.11%) SCCM
5 1 (1.05%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.05%) OMEGAMON
5 1 (1.05%) Simpana
Vendors
1 28 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.16%) Oracle
3 20 (21.05%) VMware
4 19 (20.00%) Cisco
5 7 (7.37%) Red Hat
6 6 (6.32%) Citrix
7 5 (5.26%) HP
7 5 (5.26%) NetApp
7 5 (5.26%) Symantec
8 4 (4.21%) Juniper
9 3 (3.16%) Avaya
9 3 (3.16%) Cognizant
9 3 (3.16%) Mitel
9 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.16%) Veritas
10 2 (2.11%) Google
10 2 (2.11%) IDERA
10 2 (2.11%) Netezza
10 2 (2.11%) RedGate
11 1 (1.05%) Finjan
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 22 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago