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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank - 27 41
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 2.02% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.35% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
85 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.70% 85.86% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 148 113
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Skype

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle