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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 135 178 169
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 106 84 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.81% 1.28% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.44% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 91 63 61
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
5096 5847 6029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.04% 88.82% 85.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 4731 4768
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median 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 £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +22 78 £44,000 +10.00% 16
Cheshire +39 14 £52,500 +27.27% 3
Merseyside -10 6 £48,250 +7.22% 1
Lancashire - 5 £55,000 - 4
Cumbria 0 4 - - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 (57.07%) SQL Server
2 100 (50.51%) SQL
3 62 (31.31%) T-SQL
4 56 (28.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (27.27%) .NET
6 53 (26.77%) Finance
6 53 (26.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 51 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 51 (25.76%) C#
7 51 (25.76%) Microsoft
8 50 (25.25%) Replication
9 49 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (23.23%) Windows
11 40 (20.20%) Clustering
12 36 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (18.18%) SAN
12 36 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
13 34 (17.17%) TDD
14 33 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (16.67%) ASP.NET
15 30 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
16 29 (14.65%) Windows Server
17 26 (13.13%) VB.NET
17 26 (13.13%) E-Commerce
17 26 (13.13%) MVC
17 26 (13.13%) Degree
17 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
18 25 (12.63%) Linux
19 24 (12.12%) PowerShell
20 23 (11.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 16 (8.08%) Tomcat
2 13 (6.57%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (4.04%) CMS
4 8 (4.04%) IIS
5 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.03%) MS Exchange
7 5 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.52%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.01%) Apache
9 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.57%) Office 365
3 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.01%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.51%) IaaS
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (18.18%) SAN
2 23 (11.62%) Firewall
2 23 (11.62%) VPN
3 20 (10.10%) WAN
4 18 (9.09%) LAN
5 13 (6.57%) Wireless
6 9 (4.55%) Internet
7 7 (3.54%) MPLS
7 7 (3.54%) SSL
8 6 (3.03%) DNS
9 5 (2.53%) IPsec
9 5 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.02%) DHCP
10 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.02%) VoIP
11 3 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
11 3 (1.52%) DDNS
11 3 (1.52%) HTTP
11 3 (1.52%) SMTP
12 2 (1.01%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (57.07%) SQL Server
2 56 (28.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (26.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 51 (25.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (24.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (13.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (11.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 22 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (9.60%) DTS
10 18 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
11 16 (8.08%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (7.58%) DB2
12 15 (7.58%) NoSQL
13 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (5.56%) MySQL
14 11 (5.56%) Relational Database
15 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database
16 5 (2.53%) RDBMS
16 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2016
17 3 (1.52%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (7.07%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.05%) JIRA
3 9 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.54%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.03%) Selenium
6 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.52%) Ant
7 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.01%) JBehave
8 2 (1.01%) JUnit
8 2 (1.01%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.01%) Moq
8 2 (1.01%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.51%) Appium
9 1 (0.51%) Jtest
9 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (26.77%) Finance
2 15 (7.58%) Retail
2 15 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.07%) Legal
4 13 (6.57%) Music Industry
5 8 (4.04%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.02%) Marketing
7 2 (1.01%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (32.32%) Developer
2 57 (28.79%) DBA
3 56 (28.28%) SQL DBA
4 39 (19.70%) .NET Developer
5 33 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 32 (16.16%) Administrator
7 31 (15.66%) Analyst
8 18 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 17 (8.59%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.58%) Network Engineer
11 14 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (6.57%) Lead Developer
12 13 (6.57%) Team Leader
13 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 12 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.06%) C# Developer
14 9 (4.55%) BizTalk Administrator
15 8 (4.04%) Cisco Engineer
15 8 (4.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.27%) .NET
2 33 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (10.61%) CSS
3 21 (10.61%) HTML
3 21 (10.61%) WCF
4 19 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (9.60%) Web Services
5 18 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 15 (7.58%) AngularJS
7 14 (7.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 13 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (6.57%) Code First Entity Framework
8 13 (6.57%) EDI
8 13 (6.57%) Entity Framework
8 13 (6.57%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (6.57%) Node.js
8 13 (6.57%) RESTful
9 12 (6.06%) jQuery
10 9 (4.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.25%) Replication
2 40 (20.20%) Clustering
3 15 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.57%) Data Centre
5 10 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.55%) User Experience
7 5 (2.53%) Symmetrix
8 4 (2.02%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.02%) W3C
9 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.52%) IVR
9 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.52%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.52%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.01%) iPad
10 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.23%) Windows
2 29 (14.65%) Windows Server
3 25 (12.63%) Linux
4 20 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (3.54%) Solaris
7 7 (3.54%) Unix
8 6 (3.03%) AIX
8 6 (3.03%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 34 (17.17%) TDD
3 33 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
5 26 (13.13%) E-Commerce
5 26 (13.13%) MVC
6 23 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 22 (11.11%) Web Development
8 19 (9.60%) Performance Tuning
9 18 (9.09%) BDD
10 17 (8.59%) Performance Testing
11 16 (8.08%) ITIL
12 15 (7.58%) Change Control
12 15 (7.58%) OO
12 15 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
12 15 (7.58%) Service Management
13 14 (7.07%) Migration
14 13 (6.57%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 100 (50.51%) SQL
2 62 (31.31%) T-SQL
3 51 (25.76%) C#
4 26 (13.13%) VB.NET
5 24 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 23 (11.62%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.60%) Java
8 13 (6.57%) ANSI SQL
8 13 (6.57%) Ruby
9 9 (4.55%) PHP
10 6 (3.03%) VB
11 5 (2.53%) Python
12 4 (2.02%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.52%) Jython
13 3 (1.52%) VBScript
14 2 (1.01%) Perl
15 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (13.13%) Degree
2 14 (7.07%) CCNA
2 14 (7.07%) CCNP
2 14 (7.07%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (3.03%) MCSE
6 5 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.02%) MCSA
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.52%) MCITP
9 2 (1.01%) ISEB
9 2 (1.01%) MCP
10 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.01%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) iptables
5 1 (0.51%) SRDF
5 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) LiteSpeed
2 7 (3.54%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.01%) Cacti
4 2 (1.01%) Puppet
5 1 (0.51%) Ansible
5 1 (0.51%) Nagios
5 1 (0.51%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.51%) SmokePing
5 1 (0.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 51 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.11%) Oracle
3 17 (8.59%) Cisco
3 17 (8.59%) VMware
4 14 (7.07%) Remedy
5 13 (6.57%) RedGate
6 10 (5.05%) IBM
7 7 (3.54%) EMC
7 7 (3.54%) HP
7 7 (3.54%) Juniper
7 7 (3.54%) NETGEAR
7 7 (3.54%) Zend
8 3 (1.52%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.52%) Citrix
8 3 (1.52%) SAP
9 2 (1.01%) Dell
10 1 (0.51%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.51%) NetApp
10 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.51%) Siemens
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
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Verticality Ltd
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefit Package
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Manchester
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Manchester
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Salary: competitive
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