The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 46 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 5 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.28% 2.68% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 3.09% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 17
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 421 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.00% 86.80% 90.05%
Number of salaries quoted 253 292 502
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

High Availability
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Merseyside

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Merseyside

High Availability
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -4 4 £56,250 +25.00%
Southport - 1 £27,500 -
High Availability
North West

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Clustering
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Replication
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) IIS
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (13.33%) MVVM
7 2 (13.33%) Moq
7 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
7 2 (13.33%) C#

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
1 2 (13.33%) Moq
1 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) DBA
1 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Server Support
1 4 (26.67%) Server Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
1 2 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Clustering
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) MVVM
2 2 (13.33%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Perfmon
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware