The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 - 41 49
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.45% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
High Availability
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 193 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.79% 86.55% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 150 119 256
Average salary £42,500 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.51% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

High Availability
Salary Trend in Chester

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Chester

High Availability
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell