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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
England / North West
Rank 147 123 186
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +63
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 103 115 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.72% 2.05% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.33% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 100 74
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%

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
5397 4936 6022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.22% 88.19% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4483 4109 4989
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 -18 86 £45,000 - 11
Cheshire +3 12 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Merseyside -7 4 £35,500 +10.93% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 91 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 89 (45.64%) SQL
3 52 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
5 43 (22.05%) Windows
5 43 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (21.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 40 (20.51%) Linux
7 40 (20.51%) Cisco
8 38 (19.49%) WAN
8 38 (19.49%) LAN
9 35 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 34 (17.44%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (16.92%) Data Centre
11 33 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (16.92%) .NET
11 33 (16.92%) Finance
11 33 (16.92%) Migration
11 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (15.90%) Disaster Recovery
12 31 (15.90%) Degree
13 30 (15.38%) Firewall
14 29 (14.87%) Wireless
15 28 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (13.85%) VMware
17 25 (12.82%) CCNP
17 25 (12.82%) Java
17 25 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
17 25 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring

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 22 (11.28%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.21%) IIS
3 11 (5.64%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.10%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.59%) Apache
5 7 (3.59%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.08%) Commerce Server
7 3 (1.54%) Liferay
8 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) nginx
8 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.10%) IaaS
3 8 (4.10%) PaaS
3 8 (4.10%) SaaS
4 5 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.49%) LAN
1 38 (19.49%) WAN
2 30 (15.38%) Firewall
3 29 (14.87%) Wireless
4 20 (10.26%) VPN
5 19 (9.74%) DNS
6 18 (9.23%) TCP/IP
7 17 (8.72%) DHCP
8 16 (8.21%) SSL
9 15 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 15 (7.69%) MPLS
9 15 (7.69%) SAN
10 12 (6.15%) BGP
10 12 (6.15%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (6.15%) DMVPN
10 12 (6.15%) EIGRP
10 12 (6.15%) Network Security
10 12 (6.15%) OSPF
10 12 (6.15%) SNA
11 8 (4.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 41 (21.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (9.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (7.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (6.15%) MySQL
10 11 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (4.62%) Big Data
11 9 (4.62%) Oracle Database
11 9 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (3.59%) NoSQL
13 6 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (3.08%) RDBMS
13 6 (3.08%) Redis
13 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (2.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.56%) GoCD
3 5 (2.56%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.05%) Maven
4 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.54%) JBehave
5 3 (1.54%) JUnit
5 3 (1.54%) Mockito
5 3 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.03%) JIRA
6 2 (1.03%) Subversion
7 1 (0.51%) Ant
7 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.51%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.51%) Moq
7 1 (0.51%) NUnit
7 1 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 33 (16.92%) Finance
2 18 (9.23%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.62%) Retail
4 7 (3.59%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.08%) Music Industry
6 4 (2.05%) Games
7 3 (1.54%) Electronics
7 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.54%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) Advertising
8 2 (1.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (26.15%) Developer
2 45 (23.08%) DBA
3 40 (20.51%) SQL DBA
4 30 (15.38%) Analyst
5 29 (14.87%) Network Engineer
6 21 (10.77%) SQL Developer
7 15 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 13 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.15%) Administrator
9 12 (6.15%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.64%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.64%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) IT Manager
11 10 (5.13%) IT Operations Manager
11 10 (5.13%) Operations Manager
12 9 (4.62%) Consultant
12 9 (4.62%) SQL Server DBA
13 8 (4.10%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (4.10%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (16.92%) .NET
2 20 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (8.21%) Web Services
4 15 (7.69%) HTML
5 13 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (6.15%) JSP
7 10 (5.13%) CSS
8 9 (4.62%) RESTful
8 9 (4.62%) WCF
9 8 (4.10%) DCOM
9 8 (4.10%) Java EE
10 7 (3.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 7 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (3.59%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (3.59%) Node.js
10 7 (3.59%) XML
11 6 (3.08%) Entity Framework
11 6 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.05%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (16.92%) Data Centre
3 23 (11.79%) Clustering
4 20 (10.26%) iPad
5 14 (7.18%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.13%) FMCG
6 10 (5.13%) Replication
7 8 (4.10%) Private Cloud
8 7 (3.59%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (3.59%) User Experience
9 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (2.56%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.56%) Public Cloud
10 5 (2.56%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.05%) Windows
2 40 (20.51%) Linux
3 21 (10.77%) Windows Server
4 19 (9.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (8.21%) CentOS
5 16 (8.21%) Unix
5 16 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.62%) Debian
8 8 (4.10%) Solaris
9 7 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.05%) AIX
11 4 (2.05%) HPUX
11 4 (2.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.51%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.44%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.92%) Migration
3 31 (15.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 23 (11.79%) DevOps
6 21 (10.77%) ITIL
7 20 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (9.23%) TDD
9 16 (8.21%) Business Continuity
9 16 (8.21%) Configuration Management
10 15 (7.69%) Network Management
11 13 (6.67%) MVC
12 12 (6.15%) Network Design
13 11 (5.64%) Service Delivery
14 10 (5.13%) E-Commerce
14 10 (5.13%) ETL
14 10 (5.13%) SDLC
15 9 (4.62%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 89 (45.64%) SQL
2 52 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 25 (12.82%) Java
4 22 (11.28%) C#
5 15 (7.69%) PHP
5 15 (7.69%) Python
6 13 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 13 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 13 (6.67%) Ruby
7 12 (6.15%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.13%) Perl
8 10 (5.13%) VBScript
9 8 (4.10%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.56%) VB
11 4 (2.05%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.51%) Elixir
13 1 (0.51%) Go
13 1 (0.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 31 (15.90%) Degree
2 28 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (12.82%) CCNP
4 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.21%) CCNA
6 12 (6.15%) CCIE
6 12 (6.15%) MCSA
7 10 (5.13%) MCITP
8 6 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.56%) AWS Certification
9 5 (2.56%) MCSE
10 3 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.51%) HND
11 1 (0.51%) LPIC
11 1 (0.51%) RHCE
11 1 (0.51%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.21%) SLA
2 12 (6.15%) QA
3 8 (4.10%) ISO 9000
3 8 (4.10%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.10%) Docker
3 8 (4.10%) vCloud
4 7 (3.59%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.05%) vSphere
6 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.03%) KVM
8 1 (0.51%) Ceph
8 1 (0.51%) Gluster
8 1 (0.51%) iptables
8 1 (0.51%) NFS
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.51%) Varnish
8 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 15 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (7.18%) Puppet
3 12 (6.15%) Ansible
4 11 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.13%) Failover Clustering
6 8 (4.10%) Salt
7 6 (3.08%) Nagios
8 5 (2.56%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.56%) Packer
8 5 (2.56%) ServiceCenter
8 5 (2.56%) Terraform
9 3 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.51%) Check_MK
10 1 (0.51%) Graylog
10 1 (0.51%) LiteSpeed
10 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.51%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 47 (24.10%) Microsoft
2 40 (20.51%) Cisco
3 27 (13.85%) VMware
4 24 (12.31%) Oracle
5 12 (6.15%) CheckPoint
5 12 (6.15%) F5
5 12 (6.15%) Fortinet
5 12 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.13%) CA
6 10 (5.13%) Citrix
7 8 (4.10%) Google
7 8 (4.10%) IBM
7 8 (4.10%) Symantec
8 7 (3.59%) HP
9 5 (2.56%) 3PAR
9 5 (2.56%) Veeam
10 3 (1.54%) arcserve
10 3 (1.54%) Nimble Storage
10 3 (1.54%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.54%) Sophos
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