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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 118 121 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.11% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.14% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £40,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
1422 1435 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.76% 80.21% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1101 1077 1119
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) SSDT
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) HP Superdome
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) SOA

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SSDT
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) HP Superdome
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Red Gate