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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 246 228 201
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 6 11 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.16% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.20% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 27
Average salary £43,250 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.59% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £53,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
6063 5433 6355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.93% 81.00% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5217 4517 5597
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -13 5 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Cheshire -2 1 £41,500 +3.75% 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) SAN
3 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) Dell
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (36.84%) Clustering
6 7 (36.84%) MCTS
6 7 (36.84%) MCITP
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (31.58%) HP
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) SCVMM
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) WAN
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
10 3 (15.79%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.79%) RTP
5 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 3 (15.79%) AMQP
6 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) Broadband
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) PSTN
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
7 1 (5.26%) DMZ
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) SSH
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) JUnit
1 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Mercurial
1 3 (15.79%) Gradle
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Wintel Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) EJB
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) JMS
1 3 (15.79%) Java EE
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 2000
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Debian
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) MCTS
1 7 (36.84%) MCITP
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (15.79%) Kamailio
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCVMM
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.26%) Cacti
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Dell
2 6 (31.58%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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