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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / West Midlands
Rank 156 196 157
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -39
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 46 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.73% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 0.82% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 67
Median salary £41,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%

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
4159 5231 4245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 89.81% 88.24% 83.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3329 4297 3564
Median salary £42,500 £43,974 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.35% +3.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +8 18 £37,750 +2.52%
Staffordshire +12 8 £70,000 +27.27%
Birmingham +4 5 £51,250 -
Shropshire - 5 - -
Warwickshire +28 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £44,500 -
Coventry +16 1 £50,000 +29.79% 1
Solihull -4 1 £45,000 +16.12%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 62 (40.52%) JavaScript
2 60 (39.22%) HTML
3 52 (33.99%) Java
4 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 48 (31.37%) Linux
6 46 (30.07%) CSS
6 46 (30.07%) PHP
6 46 (30.07%) MVC
7 45 (29.41%) SQL
8 41 (26.80%) jQuery
8 41 (26.80%) HTML5
9 40 (26.14%) OOP
9 40 (26.14%) Windows
10 36 (23.53%) Marketing
10 36 (23.53%) LAMP
11 33 (21.57%) AngularJS
12 31 (20.26%) RESTful
12 31 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (20.26%) MySQL
13 30 (19.61%) .NET
13 30 (19.61%) OO
13 30 (19.61%) ATM
14 28 (18.30%) Cisco
14 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
14 28 (18.30%) Data Centre
15 26 (16.99%) WAN
16 25 (16.34%) SOA
16 25 (16.34%) SOAP
16 25 (16.34%) TDD
16 25 (16.34%) Relational Database

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 14 (9.15%) Apache
2 12 (7.84%) lighttpd
3 11 (7.19%) WebSphere
4 10 (6.54%) JBoss
4 10 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.27%) IIS
7 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.31%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Magento
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.31%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.61%) Office 365
4 3 (1.96%) IaaS
4 3 (1.96%) PaaS
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.31%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (19.61%) ATM
2 26 (16.99%) WAN
3 23 (15.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (13.73%) DMVPN
5 16 (10.46%) Firewall
6 15 (9.80%) DNS
7 14 (9.15%) EIGRP
7 14 (9.15%) TCP/IP
8 13 (8.50%) Internet
9 12 (7.84%) DHCP
9 12 (7.84%) Network Security
10 11 (7.19%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (6.54%) SSL
12 9 (5.88%) Intranet
12 9 (5.88%) RIP
12 9 (5.88%) SNMP
13 6 (3.92%) MPLS
13 6 (3.92%) VoIP
14 5 (3.27%) LAN
14 5 (3.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 31 (20.26%) MySQL
3 25 (16.34%) Relational Database
4 21 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 21 (13.73%) RDBMS
5 14 (9.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (7.84%) DB2
7 11 (7.19%) MongoDB
8 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database
9 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.61%) Neo4j
11 4 (2.61%) Riak
11 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 28 (18.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.96%) PROIV
3 3 (1.96%) Subversion
3 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.31%) GoCD
4 2 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.31%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (23.53%) Marketing
2 13 (8.50%) Finance
3 11 (7.19%) Music Industry
4 9 (5.88%) Banking
4 9 (5.88%) Retail
4 9 (5.88%) Retail Banking
4 9 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (34.64%) Developer
2 34 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
2 34 (22.22%) HTML Developer
2 34 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 34 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 28 (18.30%) MySQL Developer
3 28 (18.30%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 18 (11.76%) Angular Developer
5 16 (10.46%) Administrator
5 16 (10.46%) Lead Developer
5 16 (10.46%) Lead PHP Developer
6 14 (9.15%) Consultant
7 12 (7.84%) Architect
7 12 (7.84%) Network Administrator
8 11 (7.19%) .NET Developer
8 11 (7.19%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (5.88%) Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) DBA
10 8 (5.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (5.23%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (39.22%) HTML
2 46 (30.07%) CSS
3 41 (26.80%) HTML5
3 41 (26.80%) jQuery
4 36 (23.53%) LAMP
5 33 (21.57%) AngularJS
6 31 (20.26%) RESTful
7 30 (19.61%) .NET
8 25 (16.34%) SOAP
9 24 (15.69%) Web Services
10 19 (12.42%) XML
11 18 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 17 (11.11%) Ajax
12 17 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET
13 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.50%) Node.js
14 13 (8.50%) WCF
15 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.30%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.50%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.54%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.88%) Clustering
5 9 (5.88%) PKI
6 6 (3.92%) Replication
7 5 (3.27%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.96%) AS400
9 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.65%) DataPower
10 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 48 (31.37%) Linux
2 40 (26.14%) Windows
3 21 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 18 (11.76%) Unix
5 14 (9.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (30.07%) MVC
2 40 (26.14%) OOP
3 31 (20.26%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (19.61%) OO
5 25 (16.34%) SOA
5 25 (16.34%) TDD
6 24 (15.69%) Scrum
7 16 (10.46%) BDD
8 15 (9.80%) Load Balancing
9 14 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (9.15%) Mentoring
10 13 (8.50%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (7.84%) ITIL
11 12 (7.84%) Refactoring
11 12 (7.84%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.19%) Open Source
12 11 (7.19%) Web Application Development
13 10 (6.54%) DevOps
13 10 (6.54%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.52%) JavaScript
2 52 (33.99%) Java
3 46 (30.07%) PHP
4 45 (29.41%) SQL
5 18 (11.76%) C#
6 13 (8.50%) Ruby
7 12 (7.84%) Python
8 10 (6.54%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.88%) Erlang
10 5 (3.27%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.27%) VB
11 4 (2.61%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.61%) Jython
12 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.31%) Go
13 2 (1.31%) Scala
13 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.65%) R
14 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (15.03%) CCNA
1 23 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (11.76%) Degree
3 14 (9.15%) CCNP
4 5 (3.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.61%) MCSA
5 4 (2.61%) MCSE
6 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.65%) MCITP
7 1 (0.65%) MCP
7 1 (0.65%) MCTS
7 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Docker
2 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.31%) Xen
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (5.88%) Ansible
1 9 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (1.96%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.96%) Nagios
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.31%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.31%) Graphite
3 2 (1.31%) Kibana
3 2 (1.31%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.31%) logstash
3 2 (1.31%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.65%) Opsview
4 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (18.30%) Cisco
2 21 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.73%) Oracle
3 12 (7.84%) Riverbed
4 10 (6.54%) VMware
5 6 (3.92%) Twitter
6 5 (3.27%) Dynatrace
6 5 (3.27%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.96%) Citrix
7 3 (1.96%) Netezza
8 2 (1.31%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) SonicWALL
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