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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 85 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 16 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.49% 1.12% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.39% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 19
Average salary £45,000 £51,875 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.25% +2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £43,438 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £55,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
957 794 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 89.11% 81.10% 86.37%
Number of salaries quoted 826 714 842
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £58,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Kent

High Availability
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Chatham - 7 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 1
High Availability
South East

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (29.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
8 6 (25.00%) Statistics
8 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) Unix
9 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.83%) HP
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) Puppet
10 4 (16.67%) Change Control
10 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 4 (16.67%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) FCoE
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) DTS
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) OLTP
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Administrator
1 7 (29.17%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (20.83%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Junior
4 3 (12.50%) Junior DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Junior Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Junior SQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) MySQL DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Replication
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Database Security
5 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.50%) ITSM
5 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.33%) Data Governance
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Information Management
6 2 (8.33%) Presales
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) MCSA
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.17%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) DFS Replication
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) MOM
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.50%) BMC
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) RedGate
6 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Nimsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) VeriFone
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