The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 200 159 149
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Replication 22 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.96% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 2.93% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 48
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Replication
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1678 1775 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.96% 32.62% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1521 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Replication across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Replication
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Replication Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Replication
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Replication across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Replication Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Replication
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 Replication within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 -4 8 £30,250 -28.82%
Worcestershire - 4 £45,000 -
Coventry -10 3 £43,250 -24.78%
Staffordshire -50 2 £32,500 -27.77%
Walsall - 2 £55,000 -
Warwickshire +7 1 £48,000 +20.75%
Solihull - 1 £25,000 -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Replication 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 Replication.

1 51 (73.91%) Windows
2 39 (56.52%) SQL
3 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
4 30 (43.48%) Linux
5 24 (34.78%) SAN
5 24 (34.78%) VMware
6 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
9 18 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 17 (24.64%) Degree
11 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (23.19%) Citrix
11 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.29%) IIS
12 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (18.84%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
13 13 (18.84%) UNIX
13 13 (18.84%) Cisco
14 12 (17.39%) DNS
14 12 (17.39%) Network Management
15 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
15 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
15 11 (15.94%) Shell Script

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Replication 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 Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (20.29%) IIS
2 11 (15.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
3 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.25%) nginx
5 5 (7.25%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.45%) Lync
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.78%) SAN
2 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.39%) DNS
4 9 (13.04%) VPN
5 8 (11.59%) Firewall
6 7 (10.14%) LAN
6 7 (10.14%) WAN
6 7 (10.14%) DHCP
6 7 (10.14%) Ethernet
7 6 (8.70%) LDAP
7 6 (8.70%) VLAN
8 5 (7.25%) Network Security
8 5 (7.25%) MPLS
9 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
10 3 (4.35%) IPsec
10 3 (4.35%) FTP
10 3 (4.35%) HTTP
11 2 (2.90%) Wireless
12 1 (1.45%) Intranet
12 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (23.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.94%) NoSQL
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle Database
6 9 (13.04%) OLTP
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (11.59%) Big Data
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle ODI
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (7.25%) MySQL
11 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) ClearCase
1 8 (11.59%) Toad
1 8 (11.59%) Mercurial
2 6 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Law
3 2 (2.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) DBA
2 18 (26.09%) Administrator
3 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) SQL DBA
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle DBA
6 6 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 6 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Architect
8 4 (5.80%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Streams
2 6 (8.70%) .NET
3 5 (7.25%) LAMP
4 4 (5.80%) WinForms
4 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) Web Services
5 3 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (1.45%) ODBC
6 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.49%) Clustering
3 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
6 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.90%) AS400
6 2 (2.90%) iSeries
7 1 (1.45%) Statistics
7 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 51 (73.91%) Windows
2 30 (43.48%) Linux
3 14 (20.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (18.84%) UNIX
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (15.94%) Debian
6 6 (8.70%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.25%) CentOS
7 5 (7.25%) SELinux
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.90%) OS/400
10 2 (2.90%) i5/OS
11 1 (1.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (18.84%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (17.39%) Network Management
4 10 (14.49%) ITIL
5 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (11.59%) Time Management
6 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 6 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Software Deployment
7 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
8 4 (5.80%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.80%) Release Management
8 4 (5.80%) Change Control
9 3 (4.35%) Migration
9 3 (4.35%) Database Security
9 3 (4.35%) Service Management
9 3 (4.35%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) Shell Script
3 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.59%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.25%) C#
6 5 (7.25%) Java
6 5 (7.25%) Perl
6 5 (7.25%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) MCSE
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.80%) MCSA
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.90%) MCITP
5 2 (2.90%) CCA
5 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.45%) CCNA
6 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) QA
3 2 (2.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.04%) vSphere
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (11.59%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (10.14%) XenApp
5 7 (10.14%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.25%) Varnish
6 5 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (7.25%) Postfix
6 5 (7.25%) Sendmail
7 3 (4.35%) XenServer
8 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.90%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.45%) SRDF
9 1 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) WSUS
2 8 (11.59%) Data Guard
3 5 (7.25%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.25%) Nagios
3 5 (7.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.80%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.90%) SCCM
5 2 (2.90%) SCOM
6 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) VMware
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
3 16 (23.19%) Citrix
4 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.84%) Cisco
5 10 (14.49%) Oracle
5 10 (14.49%) Symantec
6 9 (13.04%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) HP
8 6 (8.70%) Talend
9 5 (7.25%) Sun
10 4 (5.80%) Kaspersky
11 3 (4.35%) Juniper
12 2 (2.90%) EMC
12 2 (2.90%) Avaya
12 2 (2.90%) Remedy
12 2 (2.90%) SAP
12 2 (2.90%) IBM
12 2 (2.90%) Veeam
13 1 (1.45%) Dell