The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 480 597 576
Rank change year-on-year
+117 -21
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 455 334 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 368 273 252
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
High Availability
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87132 92976 83422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.34% 82.70% 80.93%
Number of salaries quoted 72017 75970 69435
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in England

High Availability
Salary Trend in England

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

High Availability Salary Trend in England

High Availability
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in England

High Availability
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
London +85 241 £57,500 -4.16% 22
South East +26 77 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +43 60 £42,000 -30.00% 6
Yorkshire -9 24 £56,250 -2.17% 6
West Midlands +14 21 £48,250 +93.00% 1
South West +1 17 £35,000 - 2
North West +6 12 £43,750 -2.77% 2
East Midlands -3 1 £39,000 -10.85%
Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
North East - 1 £35,000 - 3
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 380 (47.68%) SQL Server
2 347 (43.54%) SQL
3 342 (42.91%) Windows
4 261 (32.75%) Clustering
5 258 (32.37%) Linux
6 229 (28.73%) Oracle
7 220 (27.60%) Microsoft
8 218 (27.35%) VMware
9 211 (26.47%) UNIX
10 209 (26.22%) SAN
10 209 (26.22%) Performance Tuning
11 208 (26.10%) Finance
12 204 (25.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 188 (23.59%) Active Directory
13 188 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
14 163 (20.45%) Replication
14 163 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 158 (19.82%) MS Excel
16 156 (19.57%) Java
17 126 (15.81%) MySQL
18 124 (15.56%) Cisco
19 122 (15.31%) Degree
20 121 (15.18%) ITIL
21 115 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
22 114 (14.30%) Load Balancing
23 110 (13.80%) T-SQL
24 108 (13.55%) HP
25 107 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 106 (13.30%) TCP/IP
27 97 (12.17%) Banking

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 86 (10.79%) MS Exchange
2 75 (9.41%) Lync
3 61 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 53 (6.65%) JBoss
5 51 (6.40%) WebSphere
6 48 (6.02%) SharePoint
7 41 (5.14%) Oracle Coherence
8 39 (4.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 38 (4.77%) IIS
10 36 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 32 (4.02%) Apache
12 27 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
13 20 (2.51%) Tomcat
14 19 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
15 16 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (1.76%) Live Communications Server
17 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (1.38%) OpenStack
19 9 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 158 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.26%) MS Office
3 9 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (0.88%) ION MarketView
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.25%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.13%) Agresso
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (5.02%) Office 365
2 27 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.26%) SaaS
4 10 (1.25%) IaaS
5 8 (1.00%) Mimecast
6 7 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.63%) PaaS
8 4 (0.50%) Symantec.cloud
9 3 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.38%) Joyent
9 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 209 (26.22%) SAN
2 106 (13.30%) TCP/IP
3 89 (11.17%) WAN
4 88 (11.04%) Firewall
5 83 (10.41%) LAN
6 79 (9.91%) DNS
7 58 (7.28%) SSL
8 54 (6.78%) NAS
9 49 (6.15%) VoIP
10 43 (5.40%) HSRP
11 39 (4.89%) DHCP
12 36 (4.52%) VPN
13 34 (4.27%) BGP
14 32 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (3.89%) OSPF
16 27 (3.39%) VLAN
17 24 (3.01%) EIGRP
18 23 (2.89%) MPLS
19 22 (2.76%) Wireless
19 22 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (47.68%) SQL Server
2 163 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 126 (15.81%) MySQL
4 107 (13.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 97 (12.17%) Oracle Database
6 91 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 76 (9.54%) Relational Database
8 69 (8.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 65 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
10 63 (7.90%) RDBMS
11 62 (7.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 52 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
13 51 (6.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 47 (5.90%) NoSQL
15 44 (5.52%) DB2
16 31 (3.89%) SQL Server 2000
17 28 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (3.26%) MongoDB
19 25 (3.14%) Amazon RDS
20 23 (2.89%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (1.38%) Subversion
2 10 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.25%) Gradle
2 10 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.00%) MSBuild
4 7 (0.88%) JIRA
5 5 (0.63%) NUnit
5 5 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.63%) TeamCity
6 4 (0.50%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.38%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.38%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.25%) RSpec
8 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.25%) Hudson
8 2 (0.25%) Ant
9 1 (0.13%) PVCS
General
1 208 (26.10%) Finance
2 97 (12.17%) Banking
3 68 (8.53%) Retail
4 62 (7.78%) Telecoms
5 46 (5.77%) Retail Banking
6 30 (3.76%) Investment Banking
7 22 (2.76%) Marketing
8 21 (2.63%) Legal
8 21 (2.63%) Financial Institution
9 16 (2.01%) Games
10 15 (1.88%) Back Office
11 13 (1.63%) Law
11 13 (1.63%) Private Banking
12 9 (1.13%) Front Office
13 4 (0.50%) Advertising
13 4 (0.50%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.38%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 258 (32.37%) DBA
2 182 (22.84%) SQL DBA
3 110 (13.80%) SQL Server DBA
4 96 (12.05%) Administrator
5 78 (9.79%) Oracle DBA
6 67 (8.41%) Developer
7 65 (8.16%) Consultant
8 62 (7.78%) Architect
9 48 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 36 (4.52%) Technical Consultant
11 32 (4.02%) Senior DBA
12 30 (3.76%) Team Leader
13 29 (3.64%) Technical Support
13 29 (3.64%) Senior SQL DBA
14 26 (3.26%) Infrastructure Designer
14 26 (3.26%) Infrastructure Architect
14 26 (3.26%) Designer
15 25 (3.14%) Analyst
16 24 (3.01%) Java Developer
17 23 (2.89%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (9.79%) Web Services
2 69 (8.66%) .NET
3 53 (6.65%) XML
4 51 (6.40%) HTML
5 38 (4.77%) Java EE
6 35 (4.39%) JDBC
6 35 (4.39%) SOAP
7 31 (3.89%) Spring
8 23 (2.89%) J2EE
9 22 (2.76%) REST
10 21 (2.63%) Middleware
11 17 (2.13%) jQuery
12 16 (2.01%) LAMP
13 14 (1.76%) WPF
14 13 (1.63%) Hibernate
15 12 (1.51%) JTA
15 12 (1.51%) Ajax
15 12 (1.51%) CSS
15 12 (1.51%) WCF
15 12 (1.51%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 261 (32.75%) Clustering
2 163 (20.45%) Replication
3 96 (12.05%) Data Centre
4 47 (5.90%) Enterprise Software
5 40 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (4.89%) Derivative
7 30 (3.76%) Statistics
8 28 (3.51%) iSeries
9 26 (3.26%) Computer Science
9 26 (3.26%) Management Information System
10 24 (3.01%) AS400
11 22 (2.76%) LPAR
12 17 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (2.13%) Blackberry
13 15 (1.88%) Equities
14 13 (1.63%) Private Cloud
15 12 (1.51%) Fixed Income
15 12 (1.51%) Spread Betting
16 10 (1.25%) BYOD
16 10 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 342 (42.91%) Windows
2 258 (32.37%) Linux
3 211 (26.47%) UNIX
4 90 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (3.51%) AIX
9 23 (2.89%) OS/400
10 16 (2.01%) Solaris
11 15 (1.88%) Windows XP
11 15 (1.88%) Android
12 9 (1.13%) Debian
12 9 (1.13%) HPUX
13 7 (0.88%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.88%) CentOS
14 5 (0.63%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (26.22%) Performance Tuning
2 204 (25.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 121 (15.18%) ITIL
4 115 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (14.30%) Load Balancing
6 90 (11.29%) Business Continuity
7 72 (9.03%) Project Management
8 70 (8.78%) Migration
9 65 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
10 64 (8.03%) Service Delivery
11 61 (7.65%) Configuration Management
12 60 (7.53%) SOA
13 52 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (6.15%) Change Management
15 47 (5.90%) Technical Architecture
15 47 (5.90%) Database Mirroring
16 45 (5.65%) Time Management
17 44 (5.52%) DevOps
17 44 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
18 34 (4.27%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 347 (43.54%) SQL
2 156 (19.57%) Java
3 110 (13.80%) T-SQL
4 68 (8.53%) PowerShell
5 37 (4.64%) C
5 37 (4.64%) C#
6 33 (4.14%) Perl
7 32 (4.02%) Bash Shell
8 31 (3.89%) JavaScript
9 27 (3.39%) Python
10 23 (2.89%) PHP
11 22 (2.76%) PL/SQL
12 21 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 17 (2.13%) Ruby
14 9 (1.13%) Scala
14 9 (1.13%) VBScript
15 6 (0.75%) VB
16 5 (0.63%) AWK
16 5 (0.63%) sed
17 4 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 122 (15.31%) Degree
2 91 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 90 (11.29%) Security Cleared
4 54 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (5.90%) DV Cleared
6 41 (5.14%) CCNP
7 40 (5.02%) MCSE
8 36 (4.52%) SC Cleared
9 32 (4.02%) HND
10 26 (3.26%) CCNA
11 23 (2.89%) MCSA
12 21 (2.63%) CCDP
13 20 (2.51%) MCITP
14 18 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
16 8 (1.00%) OCP
16 8 (1.00%) MOS
16 8 (1.00%) VTSP
17 7 (0.88%) MCTS
17 7 (0.88%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.65%) SLA
2 26 (3.26%) QA
3 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 188 (23.59%) Active Directory
1 188 (23.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (9.54%) Oracle RAC
3 49 (6.15%) vSphere
4 41 (5.14%) Hyper-V
5 31 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 27 (3.39%) VMware ESX
8 25 (3.14%) Oracle Clusterware
9 24 (3.01%) XenApp
10 18 (2.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 18 (2.26%) Samba
11 16 (2.01%) XenDesktop
12 14 (1.76%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.13%) KVM
13 9 (1.13%) UAG
14 8 (1.00%) NFS
14 8 (1.00%) Xen
15 4 (0.50%) vCloud
15 4 (0.50%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 77 (9.66%) Data Guard
2 55 (6.90%) SCCM
3 48 (6.02%) SCOM
4 34 (4.27%) Puppet
4 34 (4.27%) Hyperic
5 30 (3.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 28 (3.51%) Oracle Flashback
7 27 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
8 20 (2.51%) vMotion
9 19 (2.38%) WSUS
9 19 (2.38%) SCVMM
10 17 (2.13%) Salt
11 16 (2.01%) ARCserve
11 16 (2.01%) SCSM
12 12 (1.51%) Ansible
13 11 (1.38%) Backup Exec
14 10 (1.25%) Nagios
14 10 (1.25%) ZABBIX
15 9 (1.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 8 (1.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 229 (28.73%) Oracle
2 220 (27.60%) Microsoft
3 218 (27.35%) VMware
4 124 (15.56%) Cisco
5 108 (13.55%) HP
6 95 (11.92%) Citrix
7 58 (7.28%) NetApp
8 57 (7.15%) IBM
9 51 (6.40%) Red Hat
10 46 (5.77%) SolarWinds
11 45 (5.65%) Symantec
12 39 (4.89%) Dell
13 25 (3.14%) Dell Compellent
14 22 (2.76%) EMC
14 22 (2.76%) CommVault
15 21 (2.63%) Juniper
16 18 (2.26%) CheckPoint
17 16 (2.01%) Sophos
17 16 (2.01%) Red Gate
17 16 (2.01%) Lumension
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Plus Bonus plus Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + + Car (5K) + Bonus (7K) + On Call
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000- £80,000 Plus attractive package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £57500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + benefits +bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car allowance or company car
Posted: 19 days ago