The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank - 101 88
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +19.44%
High Availability
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
922 944 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.89% 85.28% 75.14%
Number of salaries quoted 803 817 668
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

High Availability
Salary Trend in Kent

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Kent

High Availability
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification