The first table below looks at the demand for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 117 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.40% 0.055% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.069% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1679 1444 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.04% 79.73% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1247 1210
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
High Availability
South West

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

High Availability
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Bristol

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Replication
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) Network Security
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) Database Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Back Office
6 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) ISDN
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) SMTP
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) PPTP
2 4 (40.00%) H.323
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Administrator
2 6 (60.00%) DBA
2 6 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (30.00%) Server Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Replication
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) DNA
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Database Security
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) MCDBA
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) HND
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SAP