The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 127 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 6 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.33% 0.59% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.68% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 18
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,000 £42,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

High Availability is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1641 2055 1444
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.72% 87.22% 82.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1298 1576 1195
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,622 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing High Availability as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Birmingham

High Availability
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing High Availability in Birmingham.

Salary trend for High Availability in Birmingham

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Birmingham

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Node.js
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (28.00%) DB2
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
6 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (24.00%) RESTful
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Ruby
6 6 (24.00%) Music Industry
6 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (24.00%) WCF
6 6 (24.00%) Code First Entity Framework
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (24.00%) AngularJS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (20.00%) JBoss
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (28.00%) DB2
4 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Music Industry
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Java Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) SOA Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) SOA Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Software Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) DBA
7 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Node.js
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (24.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
3 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
3 6 (24.00%) RESTful
3 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (24.00%) WCF
4 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 5 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) JMS
6 2 (8.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 5 (20.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) BDD
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
1 6 (24.00%) TDD
1 6 (24.00%) Web Application Development
2 5 (20.00%) SOA
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (4.00%) IT Audit
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
5 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago