The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 110 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 8 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.47% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.25% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Average salary £56,250 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £51,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
High Availability
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1464 1195 1598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.56% 80.15% 74.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 979 1364
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

High Availability
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Cambridge

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Cambridge

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 13 (92.86%) MySQL
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) C
2 8 (57.14%) C++
2 8 (57.14%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Middleware
2 8 (57.14%) 3G
2 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) 2G
2 8 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) LTE
2 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 8 (57.14%) 4G
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Replication
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) GSM
3 6 (42.86%) UMTS
4 5 (35.71%) PHP
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) Bugzilla
4 5 (35.71%) Debian

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) 3G
1 8 (57.14%) 2G
1 8 (57.14%) LTE
1 8 (57.14%) 4G
2 6 (42.86%) GSM
2 6 (42.86%) UMTS
3 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 4 (28.57%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Bugzilla
2 4 (28.57%) CppUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Valgrind
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) CruiseControl
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Software Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Middleware
2 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Device Driver
2 6 (42.86%) Replication
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Logistics
3 5 (35.71%) Project Planning
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C
1 8 (57.14%) C++
1 8 (57.14%) Java
1 8 (57.14%) Perl
1 8 (57.14%) Python
1 8 (57.14%) Embedded C
1 8 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Corosync
2 5 (35.71%) Squid
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Coverity