The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 80 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.41% 0.50% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £62,500 £41,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
High Availability
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1062 1072 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.90% 76.68% 74.18%
Number of salaries quoted 876 859 623
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

High Availability
Salary Trend in Essex

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Essex

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Essex

High Availability
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Southend-on-Sea - 7 - -
Basildon - 3 - -
High Availability
East of England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Replication
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (48.00%) Database Mirroring
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) ITIL
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 10 (40.00%) VMware
8 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 9 (36.00%) WAN
8 9 (36.00%) Project Management
8 9 (36.00%) CRM
9 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (32.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (28.00%) Office 365
10 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (28.00%) BYOD
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint Server
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) WAN
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) DBA
2 15 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 10 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 7 (28.00%) Head of IT
5 5 (20.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Senior DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Replication
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) BYOD
2 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
1 12 (48.00%) Database Mirroring
2 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (36.00%) CRM
4 9 (36.00%) Project Management
5 7 (28.00%) Strategic Management
5 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
8 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (8.00%) Content Management
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) Database Security
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) ERP
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) Avaya
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 2 (8.00%) Netezza
6 1 (4.00%) Red Gate
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter