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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / North West
Rank 162 120 179
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +59
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 85 120 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.43% 2.16% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 2.47% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 67 96 67
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%

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
5293 4861 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.93% 87.40% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4448 4044 5100
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -37 65 £42,500 - 12
Cheshire +4 13 £41,500 -12.63% 6
Merseyside -12 6 £35,750 -4.66%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 97 (51.05%) SQL Server
2 96 (50.53%) SQL
3 63 (33.16%) T-SQL
4 54 (28.42%) Microsoft
5 44 (23.16%) .NET
6 42 (22.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 39 (20.53%) Cisco
8 39 (20.53%) Degree
8 39 (20.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 39 (20.53%) Performance Tuning
9 38 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (19.47%) LAN
10 37 (19.47%) WAN
11 36 (18.95%) Windows
12 34 (17.89%) Linux
12 34 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (17.37%) C#
14 30 (15.79%) Finance
15 29 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
17 27 (14.21%) MS Excel
17 27 (14.21%) Migration
18 26 (13.68%) Firewall
18 26 (13.68%) Oracle
18 26 (13.68%) ITIL
18 26 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (13.16%) VMware
19 25 (13.16%) Data Centre
19 25 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure

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 23 (12.11%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.05%) IIS
3 13 (6.84%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.74%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.21%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.68%) Apache
6 7 (3.68%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
7 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Magento
3 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.21%) SaaS
4 7 (3.68%) IaaS
4 7 (3.68%) PaaS
5 3 (1.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (19.47%) LAN
1 37 (19.47%) WAN
2 26 (13.68%) Firewall
3 24 (12.63%) VPN
3 24 (12.63%) Wireless
4 20 (10.53%) SAN
5 19 (10.00%) DHCP
5 19 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 17 (8.95%) DNS
7 15 (7.89%) SSL
8 14 (7.37%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (6.32%) MPLS
10 10 (5.26%) DDNS
10 10 (5.26%) IPsec
11 9 (4.74%) BGP
11 9 (4.74%) DMVPN
11 9 (4.74%) EIGRP
11 9 (4.74%) Network Security
11 9 (4.74%) OSPF
11 9 (4.74%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (51.05%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (20.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (11.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (7.37%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (7.37%) Relational Database
9 11 (5.79%) RDBMS
10 9 (4.74%) MySQL
10 9 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (3.68%) NoSQL
11 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database
11 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (3.16%) Redis
13 5 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
15 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.68%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.63%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.05%) JIRA
6 2 (1.05%) NUnit
6 2 (1.05%) Subversion
7 1 (0.53%) Ant
7 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.53%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.53%) Maven
7 1 (0.53%) Moq
7 1 (0.53%) MSTest
7 1 (0.53%) Redmine
7 1 (0.53%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.53%) Selenium
7 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (15.79%) Finance
2 14 (7.37%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.74%) Retail
4 7 (3.68%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.16%) Music Industry
6 3 (1.58%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (27.37%) Developer
2 49 (25.79%) DBA
3 45 (23.68%) SQL DBA
4 40 (21.05%) Analyst
5 28 (14.74%) SQL Developer
6 24 (12.63%) Network Engineer
7 17 (8.95%) .NET Developer
7 17 (8.95%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.42%) SQL Server DBA
9 14 (7.37%) Network Analyst
10 13 (6.84%) SQL Analyst
11 12 (6.32%) Cisco Analyst
11 12 (6.32%) Cisco Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 12 (6.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Wireless Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Wireless Network Engineer
12 11 (5.79%) SQL Support Analyst
12 11 (5.79%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (23.16%) .NET
2 28 (14.74%) ASP.NET
3 14 (7.37%) WCF
4 13 (6.84%) .NET Framework
4 13 (6.84%) HTML
4 13 (6.84%) Web Services
5 10 (5.26%) JSP
6 9 (4.74%) RESTful
7 8 (4.21%) CSS
8 7 (3.68%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (3.68%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (3.68%) Node.js
8 7 (3.68%) XML
9 6 (3.16%) Code First Entity Framework
9 6 (3.16%) Entity Framework
9 6 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (2.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 21 (11.05%) Clustering
4 16 (8.42%) Computer Science
5 14 (7.37%) iPad
6 10 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
6 10 (5.26%) Replication
6 10 (5.26%) RSA SecurID
7 8 (4.21%) Statistics
7 8 (4.21%) User Experience
8 7 (3.68%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.63%) FMCG
10 5 (2.63%) Public Cloud
11 4 (2.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.58%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
13 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.95%) Windows
2 34 (17.89%) Linux
3 21 (11.05%) Windows Server
4 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.79%) Oracle Linux
6 11 (5.79%) Unix
6 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (5.26%) CentOS
8 9 (4.74%) Debian
9 6 (3.16%) Solaris
10 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (20.53%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (15.26%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (14.21%) Migration
5 26 (13.68%) ITIL
6 23 (12.11%) Capacity Planning
7 20 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (9.47%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (9.47%) TDD
9 17 (8.95%) DevOps
10 16 (8.42%) Business Continuity
11 15 (7.89%) ETL
12 14 (7.37%) Network Management
13 13 (6.84%) Configuration Management
14 12 (6.32%) Asset Management
15 11 (5.79%) Service Delivery
16 10 (5.26%) BDD
16 10 (5.26%) MVC
16 10 (5.26%) Service Management
17 9 (4.74%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 96 (50.53%) SQL
2 63 (33.16%) T-SQL
3 33 (17.37%) C#
4 23 (12.11%) VB.NET
5 18 (9.47%) Java
5 18 (9.47%) PHP
6 15 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 15 (7.89%) VBScript
7 13 (6.84%) Perl
8 10 (5.26%) VB
9 9 (4.74%) JavaScript
9 9 (4.74%) Ruby
10 7 (3.68%) Python
11 6 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.63%) Shell Script
13 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.53%) Go
14 1 (0.53%) Jython
Qualifications
1 39 (20.53%) Degree
2 26 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (12.11%) CCNP
5 17 (8.95%) CCNA
5 17 (8.95%) MCSA
6 15 (7.89%) MCITP
7 10 (5.26%) MCSE
8 9 (4.74%) CCIE
8 9 (4.74%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.11%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.53%) HND
11 1 (0.53%) LPIC
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.53%) RHCE
11 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.42%) SLA
2 10 (5.26%) QA
3 8 (4.21%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.63%) ISO 9000
5 4 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 19 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.21%) vCloud
5 7 (3.68%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (2.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.58%) Docker
7 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.53%) Ceph
8 1 (0.53%) Gluster
8 1 (0.53%) iptables
8 1 (0.53%) KVM
8 1 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (10.00%) Puppet
2 14 (7.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (7.37%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (6.84%) Failover Clustering
3 13 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (5.79%) Ansible
5 10 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
6 8 (4.21%) Salt
7 5 (2.63%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 3 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.53%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.53%) Graylog
10 1 (0.53%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.53%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.53%) Nagios
10 1 (0.53%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.53%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 54 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 39 (20.53%) Cisco
3 26 (13.68%) Oracle
4 25 (13.16%) VMware
5 10 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 10 (5.26%) HP
6 9 (4.74%) CheckPoint
6 9 (4.74%) F5
6 9 (4.74%) Fortinet
6 9 (4.74%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.21%) Symantec
8 5 (2.63%) CA
8 5 (2.63%) Citrix
8 5 (2.63%) Cognos
8 5 (2.63%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.63%) Veeam
9 4 (2.11%) Hitachi
9 4 (2.11%) IBM
9 4 (2.11%) Veritas
10 3 (1.58%) Sophos
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onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous package
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