The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 50 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -10
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 47 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.69% 1.63% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 1.88% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 13
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £38,970
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +15.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
High Availability
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1147 1173 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.17% 87.08% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 764 746 777
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 45 (41.67%) Linux
2 40 (37.04%) Windows
3 39 (36.11%) Java
3 39 (36.11%) Finance
4 37 (34.26%) MySQL
5 34 (31.48%) Banking
6 33 (30.56%) Degree
7 32 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 31 (28.70%) Relational Database
9 30 (27.78%) RDBMS
10 29 (26.85%) Apache
10 29 (26.85%) Tomcat
11 27 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 26 (24.07%) Perl
13 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
14 24 (22.22%) Configuration Management
15 23 (21.30%) Project Management
16 22 (20.37%) Clustering
16 22 (20.37%) Puppet
16 22 (20.37%) Root Cause Analysis
17 21 (19.44%) Web Services
17 21 (19.44%) SAN
17 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
18 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (17.59%) Ruby
19 19 (17.59%) Cisco
19 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
20 18 (16.67%) DevOps
21 17 (15.74%) ELK Stack
21 17 (15.74%) Computer Science

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 29 (26.85%) Apache
1 29 (26.85%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.78%) GlassFish
3 3 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) Lync
3 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (12.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Markit EDM
1 10 (9.26%) MultiFonds
1 10 (9.26%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.56%) DigitalOcean
3 6 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.78%) SaaS
5 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.44%) SAN
2 17 (15.74%) Internet
3 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
4 13 (12.04%) LAN
4 13 (12.04%) WAN
5 10 (9.26%) Multicast
6 9 (8.33%) Firewall
7 6 (5.56%) NAS
7 6 (5.56%) VoIP
8 5 (4.63%) BGP
8 5 (4.63%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.63%) SSL
8 5 (4.63%) VLAN
8 5 (4.63%) Wireless
9 4 (3.70%) MPLS
10 3 (2.78%) ATM
10 3 (2.78%) ISDN
10 3 (2.78%) OSPF
10 3 (2.78%) PPP
10 3 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (34.26%) MySQL
2 31 (28.70%) Relational Database
3 30 (27.78%) RDBMS
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.19%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.63%) DTS
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server 7
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.70%) GIS
8 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.63%) Xdebug
4 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (36.11%) Finance
2 34 (31.48%) Banking
3 13 (12.04%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.26%) Financial Institution
4 10 (9.26%) Investment Banking
4 10 (9.26%) Private Banking
5 4 (3.70%) Games
5 4 (3.70%) Retail
6 3 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Developer
2 22 (20.37%) Administrator
3 18 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) Splunk Administrator
5 14 (12.96%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) DBA
8 8 (7.41%) Hadoop Administrator
8 8 (7.41%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Software Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.56%) SQL DBA
10 6 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.63%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.44%) Web Services
2 17 (15.74%) ELK Stack
3 14 (12.96%) CGI
3 14 (12.96%) JSP
3 14 (12.96%) LAMP
3 14 (12.96%) Servlets
3 14 (12.96%) SOAP
4 12 (11.11%) Spring
5 5 (4.63%) Symfony
6 3 (2.78%) Middleware
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) CSS
7 1 (0.93%) CSS3
7 1 (0.93%) HTML
7 1 (0.93%) HTML5
7 1 (0.93%) jQuery
7 1 (0.93%) REST
7 1 (0.93%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.37%) Clustering
3 17 (15.74%) Computer Science
4 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (12.96%) Replication
6 10 (9.26%) Grid Computing
7 5 (4.63%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.85%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.67%) Linux
2 40 (37.04%) Windows
3 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.96%) Debian
4 14 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 23 (21.30%) Project Management
3 22 (20.37%) Root Cause Analysis
4 21 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (16.67%) DevOps
7 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.96%) Automated Testing
8 14 (12.96%) OO
8 14 (12.96%) PRINCE2
8 14 (12.96%) Quality Management
9 12 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (11.11%) Open Source
9 12 (11.11%) Scrum
10 10 (9.26%) Electronic Trading
10 10 (9.26%) Investment Management
10 10 (9.26%) People Management
11 8 (7.41%) Change Management
12 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 39 (36.11%) Java
2 26 (24.07%) Perl
3 19 (17.59%) Ruby
4 12 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 12 (11.11%) Korn
4 12 (11.11%) Scala
5 11 (10.19%) Python
6 7 (6.48%) SQL
7 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.63%) PHP
9 4 (3.70%) C
10 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.63%) CCNP
4 4 (3.70%) CCNA
5 3 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.11%) Docker
2 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.33%) vSphere
4 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.63%) Varnish
5 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.78%) Squid
6 3 (2.78%) XenApp
6 3 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (20.37%) Puppet
2 15 (13.89%) Nagios
3 12 (11.11%) Graphite
3 12 (11.11%) Opsview
4 7 (6.48%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.63%) HAProxy
6 3 (2.78%) BMC Marimba
6 3 (2.78%) Cacti
6 3 (2.78%) Check_MK
7 2 (1.85%) SCCM
7 2 (1.85%) SCOM
8 1 (0.93%) Ansible
8 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Cisco
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) F5
2 15 (13.89%) Red Hat
2 15 (13.89%) Splunk
2 15 (13.89%) VMware
3 14 (12.96%) Oracle
4 10 (9.26%) Bloomberg
4 10 (9.26%) Calypso
4 10 (9.26%) Charles River
4 10 (9.26%) Fidessa
4 10 (9.26%) HP
4 10 (9.26%) IBM
4 10 (9.26%) Linedata
4 10 (9.26%) Reuters
4 10 (9.26%) Sybase
5 7 (6.48%) Google
6 6 (5.56%) Rackspace
7 5 (4.63%) Atlassian
7 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
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