The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.78% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 206 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.82% 80.78% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 103
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
High Availability
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (25.00%) FMCG
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Tru64
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft