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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 231 223 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 7 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.22% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.27% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 22
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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 +13 5 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cheshire -2 2 £40,000 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Statistics
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Replication
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) SSDT
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) DTS
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) DBA
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) NHibernate
1 3 (27.27%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) HP Superdome
3 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) HPUX
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Debian
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Samba
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 27 days ago