The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank - 173 154
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.34% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.41% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 29
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.57% +11.90%
High Availability
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3186 3166 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 83.14% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 2701 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

High Availability
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Manchester

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Kamailio
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) RTP
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) SSH

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) RTP
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) SSH
5 1 (16.67%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (16.67%) MRTG
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) PSTN
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Kamailio
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Cacti
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
1 1 (16.67%) Dell