The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank - 109 113
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 4 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.26% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
High Availability
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1515 1268 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.07% 81.07% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1287 959 1481
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Cheshire

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (33.33%) DTS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
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