The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring 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 Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 191 194 166
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Permanent jobs citing Performance Monitoring 27 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.39% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 25
Average salary £38,500 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Performance Monitoring
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
4240 4305 3572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.59% 77.43% 74.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3643 3031
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the West Midlands region.

Performance Monitoring Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Performance Monitoring Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Performance Monitoring
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 Performance Monitoring within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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 +17 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £29,000 -
Shropshire -8 2 £21,750 -
Staffordshire -12 2 £42,500 - 1
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Performance Monitoring.

1 30 (50.85%) Firewall
2 29 (49.15%) Cisco
3 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
4 22 (37.29%) Network Management
5 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
5 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
6 19 (32.20%) HP
6 19 (32.20%) MPLS
7 18 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (30.51%) CCNP
7 18 (30.51%) CCNA
7 18 (30.51%) LAN
7 18 (30.51%) WAN
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 14 (23.73%) Windows
9 14 (23.73%) OSPF
9 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
10 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (15.25%) OLTP
11 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (11.86%) Data Extraction
14 6 (10.17%) Network Load Balancing
14 6 (10.17%) Replication
14 6 (10.17%) Network Security
14 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Performance Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) Firewall
2 19 (32.20%) MPLS
3 18 (30.51%) LAN
3 18 (30.51%) WAN
4 14 (23.73%) OSPF
5 6 (10.17%) Network Security
6 3 (5.08%) DHCP
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) NAS
7 2 (3.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
4 9 (15.25%) OLTP
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (5.08%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (3.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Network Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Administrator
3 13 (22.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) DBA
5 8 (13.56%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.47%) Coordinator
6 5 (8.47%) Release Coordinator
6 5 (8.47%) Data Network Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Server Support
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Extraction
2 6 (10.17%) Replication
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) GIS
4 3 (5.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) UNIX
4 3 (5.08%) Linux
5 2 (3.39%) CentOS
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Network Management
2 10 (16.95%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.17%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.39%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (3.39%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
7 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
7 2 (3.39%) CRM
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.69%) Change Management
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (30.51%) CCNP
1 18 (30.51%) CCNA
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.78%) MCSE
4 2 (3.39%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.39%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CCA
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) vSphere
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Cisco
2 27 (45.76%) CheckPoint
3 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.20%) HP
5 5 (8.47%) VMware
6 4 (6.78%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle
8 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
West Midlands
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + On-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 15 days ago