The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 216 212 165
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -47
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 14 10 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.19% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.23% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £33,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £35,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
High Availability
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4390 4266 4033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.86% 79.19% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3176 3114 3243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Berkshire

High Availability
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Bracknell -1 13 £27,500 -50.00% 1
Newbury - 1 £38,500 -
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 37 (97.37%) Clustering
2 37 (97.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 36 (94.74%) Windows XP
3 36 (94.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (89.47%) Security Cleared
5 32 (84.21%) Live Communications Server
5 32 (84.21%) Blackberry
5 32 (84.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 31 (81.58%) DV Cleared
7 29 (76.32%) Fujitsu
8 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
9 24 (63.16%) Replication
10 21 (55.26%) Release Management
11 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
12 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
13 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
15 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
16 7 (18.42%) Time Management
16 7 (18.42%) Internet
17 2 (5.26%) HP
17 2 (5.26%) EMC
17 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
17 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
17 2 (5.26%) Retail
17 2 (5.26%) VMware
17 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
17 2 (5.26%) Finance

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 37 (97.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 36 (94.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (84.21%) Live Communications Server
4 32 (84.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.63%) Lync
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) WPA
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (92.11%) Support Engineer
2 34 (89.47%) Messaging Engineer
3 33 (86.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 33 (86.84%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 33 (86.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 37 (97.37%) Clustering
2 32 (84.21%) Blackberry
3 24 (63.16%) Replication
4 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Release Management
2 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
3 7 (18.42%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 31 (81.58%) DV Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CWNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.63%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Fujitsu
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.63%) Brocade
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) CA
4 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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