The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 49 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Replication 6 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.23% 2.03% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 5.12% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 6
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Replication
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
168 254 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 34.50% 39.75% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 123 211 193
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Replication across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Replication
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Replication Salary Trend in Merseyside

Replication
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +6 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Wirral - 1 £37,500 -
Replication
North West

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Replication 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 Replication.

1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (37.50%) Clustering
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (29.17%) Test Planning
8 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (29.17%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
9 5 (20.83%) Change Control
10 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.67%) SRDF
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
10 4 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 4 (16.67%) LINC
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (16.67%) ETL

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Replication 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 Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MSTest
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) DBA
1 16 (66.67%) Administrator
2 9 (37.50%) SQL DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Database Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (29.17%) Test Planning
2 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
3 5 (20.83%) Change Control
4 4 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Database Security
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) LINC
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCP
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.50%) OCP
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (12.50%) MCTS
3 3 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) SRDF
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Unisys
2 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Veeam
3 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Dell