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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 165 144 151
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 19 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.31% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 7
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +0.52%
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
3197 2279 2396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 85.25% 86.42% 83.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2414 1782 1960
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 15 September 2014.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Leeds

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 39 (72.22%) Clustering
3 35 (64.81%) Degree
4 34 (62.96%) EMC
4 34 (62.96%) Apache
4 34 (62.96%) HTTP
4 34 (62.96%) PHP
4 34 (62.96%) F5
5 32 (59.26%) RabbitMQ
5 32 (59.26%) Test Planning
5 32 (59.26%) RIA
5 32 (59.26%) Load Testing
5 32 (59.26%) AMQP
5 32 (59.26%) Open Source
5 32 (59.26%) Network Load Balancing
5 32 (59.26%) QA
5 32 (59.26%) WebSphere
5 32 (59.26%) Technical Architecture
5 32 (59.26%) Content Management
5 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (59.26%) ActiveMQ
5 32 (59.26%) LAMP
5 32 (59.26%) Scrum
5 32 (59.26%) Symmetrix
5 32 (59.26%) Java
5 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
5 32 (59.26%) J2EE
5 32 (59.26%) MySQL
5 32 (59.26%) Web Services

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 34 (62.96%) Apache
2 32 (59.26%) Tomcat
2 32 (59.26%) WebLogic
2 32 (59.26%) WebLogic Portal
2 32 (59.26%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Lync
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) HTTP
2 32 (59.26%) Internet
2 32 (59.26%) AMQP
3 7 (12.96%) FTP
3 7 (12.96%) Firewall
3 7 (12.96%) SAN
4 5 (9.26%) HTTPS
4 5 (9.26%) HSRP
4 5 (9.26%) OSPF
4 5 (9.26%) BGP
4 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
5 3 (5.56%) SSH
6 2 (3.70%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.70%) DNS
6 2 (3.70%) SMTP
6 2 (3.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (59.26%) MySQL
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) OLTP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) Solutions Architect
2 32 (59.26%) Architect
3 17 (31.48%) Lead Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 15 (27.78%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 15 (27.78%) Senior Architect
5 10 (18.52%) SQL DBA
5 10 (18.52%) DBA
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Network Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 4 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) J2EE
1 32 (59.26%) Web Services
1 32 (59.26%) XML
1 32 (59.26%) LAMP
1 32 (59.26%) ActiveMQ
1 32 (59.26%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (72.22%) Clustering
2 32 (59.26%) Symmetrix
2 32 (59.26%) RIA
2 32 (59.26%) Open Source
3 8 (14.81%) Statistics
4 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 32 (59.26%) Solaris
3 17 (31.48%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) CentOS
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) UML
1 32 (59.26%) Project Management
1 32 (59.26%) Scrum
1 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (59.26%) Content Management
1 32 (59.26%) Technical Architecture
1 32 (59.26%) Network Load Balancing
1 32 (59.26%) Load Testing
1 32 (59.26%) Test Planning
2 10 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
5 5 (9.26%) Change Management
5 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.70%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) PHP
2 32 (59.26%) Java
2 32 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.19%) Perl
3 19 (35.19%) Ruby
4 12 (22.22%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) C++
6 7 (12.96%) Python
7 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (64.81%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) CCNP
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (9.26%) CCDP
5 4 (7.41%) MCSA
5 4 (7.41%) CCIE
5 4 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (59.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.96%) vSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) XenServer
Vendors
1 43 (79.63%) Cisco
2 34 (62.96%) EMC
2 34 (62.96%) F5
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.70%) Dell
6 2 (3.70%) Brocade
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
6 2 (3.70%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) NetApp
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat