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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - - 79
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
837 964 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.71% 82.89% 74.59%
Number of salaries quoted 709 845 520
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) RPG
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos
5 1 (20.00%) EDI
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) OS/400
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 4 (80.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OS/400
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) IBM