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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 164 152 138
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 6 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.98% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 5
Average salary £44,250 £58,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.68% +80.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Leeds

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (57.69%) Cisco
1 15 (57.69%) CheckPoint
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (46.15%) Business Continuity
2 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 12 (46.15%) MPLS
2 12 (46.15%) BGP
2 12 (46.15%) EIGRP
3 10 (38.46%) OSPF
3 10 (38.46%) SAN
3 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
4 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) Terminal Services
5 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
8 5 (19.23%) SSL

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Lync
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (46.15%) MPLS
2 12 (46.15%) BGP
2 12 (46.15%) EIGRP
3 10 (38.46%) OSPF
3 10 (38.46%) SAN
4 8 (30.77%) Firewall
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) HTTPS
6 5 (19.23%) SSL
6 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 5 (19.23%) FTP
6 5 (19.23%) IPsec
6 5 (19.23%) DMVPN
6 5 (19.23%) VPLS
7 4 (15.38%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Legal
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Network Consultant
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Business Continuity
1 12 (46.15%) Load Balancing
2 10 (38.46%) Network Architecture
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 5 (19.23%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) BCP
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (19.23%) Network Design
5 5 (19.23%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
5 5 (19.23%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNP
1 5 (19.23%) CCDA
1 5 (19.23%) CCDP
1 5 (19.23%) MCSE
1 5 (19.23%) MCSA
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (19.23%) CCSA
1 5 (19.23%) CCSE
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) VCP5
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Terminal Services
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco
1 15 (57.69%) CheckPoint
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.69%) CommVault
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) Intel
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy