The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
High Availability
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 195 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 57.74% 73.31% 67.83%
Number of salaries quoted 98 154 146
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

High Availability
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Aberdeen

High Availability
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Information Management

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing High Availability 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 High Availability. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Replication
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware