The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 231 231 215
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 9 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.25% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.30% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 29
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
High Availability
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5629 5933 5810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.12% 83.35% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 4720 4940
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

High Availability
Salary Trend in the North West

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

High Availability Salary Trend in the North West

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in the North West

High Availability
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester +6 9 £46,250 +2.77% 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Clustering
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (29.41%) .NET
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (23.53%) Puppet
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Replication
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
6 3 (17.65%) Statistics
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project Server
1 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Foundation
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (11.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.88%) IMAP
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) POP3
2 1 (5.88%) SMTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) SSDT
5 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (5.88%) DTS
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DBA
2 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
2 3 (17.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) WAMP
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 4 (23.53%) Replication
3 3 (17.65%) Statistics
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) HP Superdome
4 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) HPUX
5 2 (11.76%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) CentOS
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) NCDA
4 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.88%) RHCE
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Samba
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) iptables
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.88%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
4 1 (5.88%) F5
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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