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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 233 212 227
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 19 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.49% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 18
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +52.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +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
6094 5316 5702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.92% 77.61% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4851 4500 4956
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -21 10 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Cheshire -5 5 £35,000 -26.31%
Merseyside 0 3 £40,000 -38.46%
Lancashire -7 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
5 10 (29.41%) HP
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
7 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (23.53%) Clustering
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) Web Services
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (20.59%) SAN
8 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
8 7 (20.59%) Dell
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) MCITP
8 7 (20.59%) MCTS
8 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 7 (20.59%) Scrum
9 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
9 6 (17.65%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (17.65%) Confluence
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.65%) AMQP
3 1 (2.94%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) DMZ
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.88%) OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.94%) OLTP
6 1 (2.94%) DB2
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 6 (17.65%) JIRA
1 6 (17.65%) JUnit
1 6 (17.65%) Mercurial
1 6 (17.65%) Gradle
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
1 7 (20.59%) DBA
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Wintel Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
3 3 (8.82%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Data Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) JMS
2 6 (17.65%) EJB
2 6 (17.65%) Java EE
2 6 (17.65%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (2.94%) Ember.js
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (2.94%) HACMP
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Tru64
6 1 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) Migration
5 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.88%) Analytics
9 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.94%) TDD
10 1 (2.94%) OOD
10 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) C
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) Delphi
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (20.59%) MCTS
1 7 (20.59%) MCITP
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 5 (14.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) BS7799
3 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCVMM
2 5 (14.71%) SCCM
3 4 (11.76%) SCOM
4 3 (8.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) Dell
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.59%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) Atlassian
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco
8 2 (5.88%) SAP
8 2 (5.88%) Veeam
8 2 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (5.88%) Teradata
8 2 (5.88%) Sage
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec
9 1 (2.94%) Tableau
9 1 (2.94%) Embarcadero
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