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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 155 163 182
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 103 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.62% 1.54% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.74% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 99 90 61
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
5619 5904 6335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.25% 88.42% 86.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4687 4899 5175
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Manchester +1 71 £40,000 - 9
Cheshire +26 19 £32,500 -27.77% 5
Lancashire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Cumbria +5 3 - -
Merseyside -17 3 £44,000 -20.00% 3
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 113 (53.81%) SQL Server
2 107 (50.95%) SQL
3 69 (32.86%) T-SQL
4 62 (29.52%) .NET
5 61 (29.05%) Microsoft
6 54 (25.71%) C#
7 44 (20.95%) Windows
8 43 (20.48%) ASP.NET
9 41 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 39 (18.57%) Linux
11 38 (18.10%) Finance
12 37 (17.62%) SQL Server 2008
12 37 (17.62%) SQL Server 2014
13 36 (17.14%) Degree
13 36 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 36 (17.14%) VB.NET
13 36 (17.14%) SAN
14 35 (16.67%) VPN
14 35 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 34 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (16.19%) WAN
16 33 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
17 32 (15.24%) LAN
17 32 (15.24%) Cisco
17 32 (15.24%) Replication
18 31 (14.76%) TDD
18 31 (14.76%) Windows Server
19 29 (13.81%) Firewall
19 29 (13.81%) Oracle
20 28 (13.33%) MS Excel

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 15 (7.14%) IIS
2 15 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 14 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 13 (6.19%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.33%) Apache
6 5 (2.38%) CMS
6 5 (2.38%) Commerce Server
6 5 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.95%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) nginx
9 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.67%) Office 365
3 10 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (17.14%) SAN
2 35 (16.67%) VPN
3 34 (16.19%) WAN
4 32 (15.24%) LAN
5 29 (13.81%) Firewall
6 19 (9.05%) Wireless
7 13 (6.19%) SSL
8 11 (5.24%) Cisco Wireless
8 11 (5.24%) DNS
8 11 (5.24%) IPsec
9 10 (4.76%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.29%) DDNS
10 9 (4.29%) DHCP
10 9 (4.29%) MPLS
11 5 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (1.90%) LDAP
13 3 (1.43%) HTTP
13 3 (1.43%) SMTP
13 3 (1.43%) VoIP
14 2 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (53.81%) SQL Server
2 41 (19.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (17.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (17.62%) SQL Server 2014
4 35 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (7.62%) Relational Database
7 15 (7.14%) DB2
8 14 (6.67%) DTS
9 13 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (6.19%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (5.71%) RDBMS
11 11 (5.24%) MySQL
11 11 (5.24%) NoSQL
11 11 (5.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database
15 5 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.81%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.81%) JIRA
4 4 (1.90%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.43%) Ant
5 3 (1.43%) Selenium
5 3 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.95%) JBehave
6 2 (0.95%) JUnit
6 2 (0.95%) LoadUI
6 2 (0.95%) Moq
6 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.95%) Subversion
7 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.48%) Grunt
7 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 38 (18.10%) Finance
2 19 (9.05%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.10%) Retail
4 11 (5.24%) Music Industry
5 7 (3.33%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.86%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Publishing
8 1 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (35.71%) Developer
2 47 (22.38%) DBA
3 46 (21.90%) SQL DBA
4 45 (21.43%) Analyst
5 36 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 32 (15.24%) SQL Developer
7 23 (10.95%) Senior Developer
8 21 (10.00%) Network Engineer
8 21 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 19 (9.05%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (8.57%) Administrator
11 14 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
11 14 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 14 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
12 13 (6.19%) Lead Developer
12 13 (6.19%) Senior SQL Developer
12 13 (6.19%) Team Leader
13 11 (5.24%) Cisco Network Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) Network Analyst
13 11 (5.24%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (29.52%) .NET
2 43 (20.48%) ASP.NET
3 26 (12.38%) WCF
4 23 (10.95%) HTML
5 20 (9.52%) CSS
6 17 (8.10%) Web Services
7 16 (7.62%) .NET Framework
8 14 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 13 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (6.19%) RESTful
10 12 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (5.71%) Node.js
10 12 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 11 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (5.24%) Code First Entity Framework
11 11 (5.24%) Entity Framework
12 10 (4.76%) JSP
13 9 (4.29%) JPA
14 8 (3.81%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.24%) Replication
2 27 (12.86%) Clustering
3 17 (8.10%) Management Information System
4 15 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.19%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.24%) User Experience
7 9 (4.29%) HP StoreVirtual
7 9 (4.29%) RSA SecurID
8 8 (3.81%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.38%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.95%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) IVR
10 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.95%) Social Media
11 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.48%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.95%) Windows
2 39 (18.57%) Linux
3 31 (14.76%) Windows Server
4 21 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (8.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
8 12 (5.71%) Unix
9 11 (5.24%) Solaris
10 8 (3.81%) CentOS
10 8 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.86%) AIX
12 2 (0.95%) Debian
13 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (17.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (15.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 31 (14.76%) TDD
5 28 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (12.38%) ITIL
7 23 (10.95%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (10.48%) Web Development
9 21 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 20 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 20 (9.52%) MVC
11 19 (9.05%) Service Management
12 18 (8.57%) Migration
13 17 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (7.62%) BDD
14 16 (7.62%) OO
15 15 (7.14%) Change Control
15 15 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
15 15 (7.14%) Performance Testing
16 12 (5.71%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (50.95%) SQL
2 69 (32.86%) T-SQL
3 54 (25.71%) C#
4 36 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 25 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 22 (10.48%) Java
6 22 (10.48%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.05%) PHP
8 13 (6.19%) Ruby
9 12 (5.71%) Perl
9 12 (5.71%) VBScript
10 9 (4.29%) Python
10 9 (4.29%) VB
11 8 (3.81%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.90%) ANSI SQL
13 3 (1.43%) Jython
14 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.48%) Go
15 1 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (17.14%) Degree
2 24 (11.43%) CCNA
2 24 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.48%) CCNP
4 15 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (6.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 12 (5.71%) MCSE
7 10 (4.76%) MCSA
7 10 (4.76%) Security Cleared
8 9 (4.29%) MCITP
9 7 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (1.90%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.95%) MCP
13 1 (0.48%) LPIC
13 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.10%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.95%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.95%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (10.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.95%) iptables
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.95%) vSphere
6 1 (0.48%) Ceph
6 1 (0.48%) Docker
6 1 (0.48%) Gluster
6 1 (0.48%) KVM
6 1 (0.48%) SRDF
6 1 (0.48%) Varnish
6 1 (0.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (5.24%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (5.24%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (5.24%) Puppet
2 10 (4.76%) LiteSpeed
3 9 (4.29%) ServiceCenter
4 8 (3.81%) FortiGate
5 7 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.90%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 3 (1.43%) Ansible
9 2 (0.95%) Cacti
9 2 (0.95%) Nagios
9 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.48%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.48%) Graylog
10 1 (0.48%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.48%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.48%) SmokePing
10 1 (0.48%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.24%) Cisco
3 29 (13.81%) Oracle
4 25 (11.90%) VMware
5 13 (6.19%) HP
5 13 (6.19%) Remedy
6 10 (4.76%) IBM
7 9 (4.29%) 3PAR
8 7 (3.33%) EMC
8 7 (3.33%) Juniper
8 7 (3.33%) NETGEAR
8 7 (3.33%) Zend
9 5 (2.38%) Cognos
9 5 (2.38%) Hyperion
9 5 (2.38%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.90%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.90%) RedGate
10 4 (1.90%) Veritas
11 2 (0.95%) Nimble Storage
11 2 (0.95%) SonicWALL
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