The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 118 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
High Availability
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1525 1311 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.02% 83.34% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1144 1055
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 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 29 August 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
4 8 (72.73%) ISDN
4 8 (72.73%) VoIP
4 8 (72.73%) SMTP
4 8 (72.73%) HTTP
4 8 (72.73%) VPN
4 8 (72.73%) DNS
4 8 (72.73%) Nagios
4 8 (72.73%) PPTP
4 8 (72.73%) H.323
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Back Office
4 8 (72.73%) IPsec
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
4 8 (72.73%) DNA
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) MySQL
4 8 (72.73%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) ISDN
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) SMTP
2 8 (72.73%) HTTP
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) PPTP
2 8 (72.73%) H.323
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) IPsec
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) MySQL
2 8 (72.73%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 8 (72.73%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Administrator
2 8 (72.73%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
3 3 (27.27%) DBA
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DNA
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Database Security
3 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (9.09%) HNC
3 1 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCDBA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Nagios
1 8 (72.73%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) SolarWinds
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP