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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 124 178 166
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -12
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 110 76 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.96% 1.08% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.26% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 92 69 73
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £32,500 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average 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
4842 6031 5613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.40% 85.58% 84.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4002 5108 4692
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +39 81 £45,000 - 21
Cheshire +35 19 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Merseyside -5 9 £32,500 -27.77% 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 132 (58.67%) SQL
2 128 (56.89%) SQL Server
3 79 (35.11%) Windows
4 78 (34.67%) T-SQL
5 65 (28.89%) Replication
6 62 (27.56%) Finance
7 61 (27.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 55 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 48 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 48 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (20.44%) Clustering
11 45 (20.00%) Web Services
11 45 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 43 (19.11%) Capacity Planning
13 42 (18.67%) Linux
14 40 (17.78%) XML
14 40 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (17.33%) Degree
16 36 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (15.56%) ETL
17 35 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
19 33 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (14.22%) PowerShell
20 32 (14.22%) C#
20 32 (14.22%) SAN
21 31 (13.78%) SQL Server 2005
22 30 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
23 29 (12.89%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (9.78%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (7.56%) MS Exchange
3 15 (6.67%) IIS
4 12 (5.33%) WebLogic
4 12 (5.33%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.00%) Node.js
5 9 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 9 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.56%) JBoss
6 8 (3.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (3.56%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.33%) CMS
8 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.44%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 18 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.78%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (14.22%) SAN
2 20 (8.89%) DNS
3 17 (7.56%) LAN
4 15 (6.67%) Firewall
5 14 (6.22%) Internet
5 14 (6.22%) VPN
6 13 (5.78%) WAN
7 11 (4.89%) Wireless
8 9 (4.00%) IPsec
9 8 (3.56%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.11%) DHCP
10 7 (3.11%) NetScaler
10 7 (3.11%) SSL
11 6 (2.67%) Broadband
11 6 (2.67%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.22%) DDNS
12 5 (2.22%) IPv6
13 4 (1.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (1.78%) LDAP
13 4 (1.78%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (56.89%) SQL Server
2 61 (27.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (21.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (17.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (13.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 30 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 27 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (7.56%) DTS
11 12 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database
11 12 (5.33%) Relational Database
12 11 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (4.89%) NoSQL
13 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (3.56%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 8 (3.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.44%) Selenium
3 15 (6.67%) JIRA
4 8 (3.56%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.67%) Cucumber
5 6 (2.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.67%) NUnit
5 6 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.67%) SpecFlow
5 6 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.78%) Ant
6 4 (1.78%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.78%) ClearCase
6 4 (1.78%) Gradle
6 4 (1.78%) Hudson
6 4 (1.78%) Maven
6 4 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.33%) tSQLt
General
1 62 (27.56%) Finance
2 15 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.56%) Legal
4 4 (1.78%) Banking
4 4 (1.78%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (29.78%) DBA
2 64 (28.44%) SQL DBA
3 57 (25.33%) Administrator
4 42 (18.67%) Analyst
5 36 (16.00%) Developer
5 36 (16.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 23 (10.22%) SQL Developer
7 22 (9.78%) BizTalk Administrator
8 18 (8.00%) Architect
9 15 (6.67%) Consultant
9 15 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (5.78%) Senior Developer
11 12 (5.33%) SQL Server Developer
12 11 (4.89%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.89%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.89%) T-SQL Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Network Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
14 9 (4.00%) AWS Consultant
14 9 (4.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.00%) Web Services
2 40 (17.78%) XML
3 29 (12.89%) .NET
4 22 (9.78%) EDI
5 9 (4.00%) CSS
5 9 (4.00%) HTML
6 8 (3.56%) Hibernate
6 8 (3.56%) LAMP
7 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.67%) CSS3
8 6 (2.67%) HTML5
8 6 (2.67%) MDX
9 5 (2.22%) JSP
9 5 (2.22%) Spring
9 5 (2.22%) Struts
10 4 (1.78%) EJB
10 4 (1.78%) JMS
10 4 (1.78%) Servlets
10 4 (1.78%) WinForms
10 4 (1.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.89%) Replication
2 46 (20.44%) Clustering
3 17 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.56%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.22%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.22%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (1.78%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.33%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.33%) SWIFT
9 3 (1.33%) Symmetrix
10 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.89%) W3C
11 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 79 (35.11%) Windows
2 42 (18.67%) Linux
3 35 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (11.56%) Unix
6 23 (10.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (5.78%) Solaris
7 13 (5.78%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.56%) AIX
9 7 (3.11%) Debian
9 7 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.89%) CentOS
11 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 45 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 43 (19.11%) Capacity Planning
4 36 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (15.56%) ETL
6 27 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 27 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 25 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (7.56%) Performance Analysis
8 17 (7.56%) Project Management
9 16 (7.11%) Automated Testing
10 15 (6.67%) Functional Testing
11 14 (6.22%) Configuration Management
11 14 (6.22%) ETL Development
11 14 (6.22%) Migration
12 13 (5.78%) Change Control
12 13 (5.78%) ITIL
12 13 (5.78%) TDD
13 12 (5.33%) Change Management
14 11 (4.89%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 132 (58.67%) SQL
2 78 (34.67%) T-SQL
3 32 (14.22%) C#
3 32 (14.22%) PowerShell
4 19 (8.44%) Java
5 18 (8.00%) Python
5 18 (8.00%) Ruby
6 16 (7.11%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.22%) Perl
8 12 (5.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.56%) PHP
9 8 (3.56%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.11%) ANSI SQL
11 6 (2.67%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.22%) VB
12 5 (2.22%) VBScript
13 4 (1.78%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.78%) Groovy
13 4 (1.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (17.33%) Degree
2 12 (5.33%) HND
3 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (4.00%) MCITP
4 9 (4.00%) MCSE
5 8 (3.56%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.56%) Security Cleared
6 7 (3.11%) MCSA
7 6 (2.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (2.67%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (2.67%) ISEB
8 4 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (1.78%) MCTS
8 4 (1.78%) RHCSA
9 3 (1.33%) CCNP
9 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.89%) CCA
10 2 (0.89%) CCNA
10 2 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (0.89%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) QA
2 9 (4.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 27 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.56%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (3.56%) XenApp
5 7 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.11%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.33%) SRDF
7 2 (0.89%) vSphere
8 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (9.78%) Puppet
2 18 (8.00%) LiteSpeed
3 14 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.56%) Data Guard
4 8 (3.56%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.22%) SCOM
5 5 (2.22%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (1.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (1.78%) SCCM
7 2 (0.89%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.44%) Ansible
8 1 (0.44%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.44%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 55 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.56%) Oracle
3 24 (10.67%) VMware
4 17 (7.56%) Cisco
5 15 (6.67%) IBM
6 14 (6.22%) HP
7 13 (5.78%) Citrix
8 12 (5.33%) Sun
9 10 (4.44%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.67%) AppSense
10 6 (2.67%) Telerik
11 5 (2.22%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.22%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.78%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.78%) EMC
12 4 (1.78%) Hitachi
12 4 (1.78%) Remedy
13 3 (1.33%) F5
13 3 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.33%) SolarWinds
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