The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 138 127 164
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +37
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £73,750 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% +76.64%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1841 1511 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.29% 75.17% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1208 1762
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

High Availability
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Watford - 2 - -
High Availability
East of England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (40.00%) Lync
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Office 365
3 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) vCloud
4 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Economics
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) BCP
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (40.00%) Lync
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Economics
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (30.00%) BCP
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) vCloud
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas