The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 165 160 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 9 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 4
Average salary £44,250 £53,750 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.67% +48.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
High Availability
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3168 3246 2320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.12% 85.83% 82.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2495 2605 1856
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Leeds

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

High Availability
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Leeds

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

High Availability Salary Histogram in Leeds

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) CheckPoint
2 19 (61.29%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (51.61%) Load Balancing
3 16 (51.61%) Business Continuity
3 16 (51.61%) MPLS
3 16 (51.61%) BGP
3 16 (51.61%) EIGRP
4 14 (45.16%) OSPF
4 14 (45.16%) Network Architecture
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
6 12 (38.71%) ITIL
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) SAN
8 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
8 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
8 10 (32.26%) VMware
8 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (29.03%) Firewall
9 9 (29.03%) CCSE
9 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (29.03%) LAN
9 9 (29.03%) WAN
9 9 (29.03%) CCNP
9 9 (29.03%) CCDP
9 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (29.03%) Terminal Services

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Lync
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (51.61%) MPLS
2 16 (51.61%) BGP
2 16 (51.61%) EIGRP
3 14 (45.16%) OSPF
4 11 (35.48%) SAN
5 10 (32.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (29.03%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) LAN
6 9 (29.03%) WAN
7 7 (22.58%) HSRP
8 6 (19.35%) DMVPN
8 6 (19.35%) IPsec
8 6 (19.35%) VPLS
8 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
8 6 (19.35%) VPN
8 6 (19.35%) SSL
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) HTTPS
9 5 (16.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Network Consultant
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.23%) Spring
3 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Symmetrix
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) RIA
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
2 6 (19.35%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Business Continuity
1 16 (51.61%) Load Balancing
2 14 (45.16%) Network Architecture
3 12 (38.71%) ITIL
4 8 (25.81%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) BCP
5 6 (19.35%) Network Design
5 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
5 6 (19.35%) Coaching
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) CCNP
1 9 (29.03%) CCDP
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (29.03%) CCSE
2 6 (19.35%) CCDA
2 6 (19.35%) CCSA
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSE
2 6 (19.35%) MCSA
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
3 4 (12.90%) CISSP
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.90%) VCP5
4 2 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Terminal Services
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) CheckPoint
3 10 (32.26%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) F5
7 2 (6.45%) Intel
7 2 (6.45%) CommVault
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy