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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 173 138 183
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +45
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 86 107 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.74% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.98% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 86 64
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £51,250 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
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
5516 5412 6492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.20% 87.87% 86.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4634 4450 5568
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -19 55 £41,500 -1.77% 6
Cheshire -2 17 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Merseyside -15 9 £43,349 +11.86%
Lancashire -1 2 £40,000 -23.80%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 99 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 98 (53.55%) SQL
3 62 (33.88%) T-SQL
4 59 (32.24%) Microsoft
5 50 (27.32%) .NET
6 40 (21.86%) Degree
7 39 (21.31%) C#
7 39 (21.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (20.77%) LAN
8 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (20.22%) WAN
10 36 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 35 (19.13%) Linux
12 34 (18.58%) Windows
12 34 (18.58%) Cisco
13 33 (18.03%) ASP.NET
14 32 (17.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 31 (16.94%) Finance
15 31 (16.94%) VPN
16 30 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (15.30%) Firewall
17 28 (15.30%) VB.NET
17 28 (15.30%) Oracle
17 28 (15.30%) Performance Monitoring
17 28 (15.30%) SQL Server 2014
17 28 (15.30%) Capacity Planning
18 27 (14.75%) MS Excel
18 27 (14.75%) VMware
18 27 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
19 26 (14.21%) Agile Software Development

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 (9.84%) IIS
2 16 (8.74%) SharePoint
3 13 (7.10%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.46%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.92%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.83%) Apache
6 7 (3.83%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.55%) JBoss
7 1 (0.55%) nginx
7 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 27 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Magento
2 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.73%) Office 365
4 4 (2.19%) IaaS
5 3 (1.64%) PaaS
5 3 (1.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (20.77%) LAN
2 37 (20.22%) WAN
3 31 (16.94%) VPN
4 28 (15.30%) Firewall
5 26 (14.21%) SAN
6 19 (10.38%) Wireless
7 15 (8.20%) SSL
8 14 (7.65%) Cisco Wireless
8 14 (7.65%) DHCP
8 14 (7.65%) TCP/IP
9 13 (7.10%) DNS
10 11 (6.01%) IPsec
11 10 (5.46%) DDNS
12 7 (3.83%) MPLS
13 5 (2.73%) NAS
13 5 (2.73%) Network Security
13 5 (2.73%) VoIP
13 5 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.19%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.19%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (54.10%) SQL Server
2 38 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (19.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (17.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (15.30%) SQL Server 2014
6 27 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (6.56%) RDBMS
8 12 (6.56%) Relational Database
8 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (6.01%) MySQL
9 11 (6.01%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (4.92%) NoSQL
12 7 (3.83%) DTS
12 7 (3.83%) Oracle Database
12 7 (3.83%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.19%) Redis
15 3 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.92%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.37%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.64%) Subversion
4 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.64%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.55%) Grunt
6 1 (0.55%) gulp
6 1 (0.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.55%) JIRA
6 1 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.55%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.55%) NUnit
6 1 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (16.94%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.01%) Retail
4 8 (4.37%) Music Industry
5 3 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.64%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.09%) Games
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.55%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (33.88%) Developer
2 47 (25.68%) DBA
3 43 (23.50%) SQL DBA
4 40 (21.86%) Analyst
5 29 (15.85%) SQL Developer
6 22 (12.02%) .NET Developer
7 20 (10.93%) Network Engineer
7 20 (10.93%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.20%) Cisco Engineer
8 15 (8.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (7.65%) Administrator
9 14 (7.65%) Cisco Analyst
9 14 (7.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 14 (7.65%) Network Analyst
9 14 (7.65%) SQL Server DBA
10 13 (7.10%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
10 13 (7.10%) Wireless Engineer
10 13 (7.10%) Wireless Network Engineer
11 12 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (6.56%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (27.32%) .NET
2 33 (18.03%) ASP.NET
3 20 (10.93%) HTML
4 18 (9.84%) WCF
5 17 (9.29%) Web Services
6 15 (8.20%) CSS
7 14 (7.65%) .NET Framework
8 12 (6.56%) JSP
9 11 (6.01%) RESTful
10 9 (4.92%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.92%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (4.92%) Node.js
11 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (4.37%) Code First Entity Framework
11 8 (4.37%) Entity Framework
11 8 (4.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (3.83%) jQuery
13 5 (2.73%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.93%) Clustering
3 19 (10.38%) Replication
4 14 (7.65%) Data Centre
5 11 (6.01%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.46%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (5.46%) RSA SecurID
6 10 (5.46%) User Experience
7 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.73%) iPad
9 4 (2.19%) Statistics
10 3 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.64%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.64%) Symmetrix
11 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.13%) Linux
2 34 (18.58%) Windows
3 21 (11.48%) Windows Server
4 20 (10.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.10%) Oracle Linux
7 13 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (6.56%) Unix
9 9 (4.92%) Solaris
10 4 (2.19%) AIX
10 4 (2.19%) CentOS
10 4 (2.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 30 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (15.30%) Capacity Planning
3 28 (15.30%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.57%) TDD
6 22 (12.02%) ITIL
7 20 (10.93%) Migration
8 17 (9.29%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (8.20%) MVC
9 15 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 14 (7.65%) Asset Management
10 14 (7.65%) ETL
10 14 (7.65%) Network Management
11 12 (6.56%) BDD
11 12 (6.56%) Web Development
12 11 (6.01%) DevOps
13 10 (5.46%) OO
13 10 (5.46%) Service Management
14 9 (4.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 98 (53.55%) SQL
2 62 (33.88%) T-SQL
3 39 (21.31%) C#
4 28 (15.30%) VB.NET
5 20 (10.93%) PHP
6 19 (10.38%) Java
7 18 (9.84%) PowerShell
8 15 (8.20%) JavaScript
8 15 (8.20%) VBScript
9 14 (7.65%) Perl
10 10 (5.46%) Ruby
10 10 (5.46%) VB
11 6 (3.28%) Python
12 5 (2.73%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.64%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.55%) Go
15 1 (0.55%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 40 (21.86%) Degree
2 25 (13.66%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (12.02%) CCNP
4 21 (11.48%) CCNA
5 19 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (7.10%) MCSA
7 12 (6.56%) MCITP
8 10 (5.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (5.46%) MCSE
9 9 (4.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.19%) CCIE
11 4 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (2.19%) RHCSA
11 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.55%) LPIC
12 1 (0.55%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) SLA
2 5 (2.73%) QA
3 4 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.09%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 26 (14.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.38%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.83%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.64%) Docker
5 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (1.64%) vCloud
5 3 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.55%) Ceph
6 1 (0.55%) Gluster
6 1 (0.55%) iptables
6 1 (0.55%) KVM
6 1 (0.55%) Varnish
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 14 (7.65%) Cisco Prime
1 14 (7.65%) Puppet
2 13 (7.10%) Failover Clustering
3 10 (5.46%) ServiceCenter
4 8 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.73%) Ansible
6 4 (2.19%) LiteSpeed
6 4 (2.19%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.64%) Salt
8 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.55%) Cacti
9 1 (0.55%) Check_MK
9 1 (0.55%) Graylog
9 1 (0.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.55%) Nagios
9 1 (0.55%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.55%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 59 (32.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.58%) Cisco
3 28 (15.30%) Oracle
4 27 (14.75%) VMware
5 11 (6.01%) HP
6 10 (5.46%) 3PAR
7 9 (4.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.83%) IBM
8 7 (3.83%) Remedy
9 5 (2.73%) Cognos
9 5 (2.73%) Hyperion
9 5 (2.73%) Symantec
9 5 (2.73%) Zend
10 4 (2.19%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.19%) EMC
10 4 (2.19%) F5
10 4 (2.19%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.19%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.19%) Veritas
11 3 (1.64%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
London/Manchester
Talentera
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago