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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 127 166 149
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -17
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 102 89 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.81% 1.39% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.59% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 86 90
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
4893 5606 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.68% 87.54% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 4455 4844
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 May 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 May 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 +26 83 £45,000 - 12
Cheshire +23 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Merseyside -2 4 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Lancashire - 1 £25,000 - 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 143 (67.45%) SQL Server
2 127 (59.91%) SQL
3 89 (41.98%) T-SQL
4 73 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (33.96%) Replication
6 71 (33.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 68 (32.08%) Windows
8 66 (31.13%) Finance
9 51 (24.06%) .NET
10 50 (23.58%) C#
10 50 (23.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 50 (23.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 48 (22.64%) Clustering
11 48 (22.64%) Microsoft
12 42 (19.81%) SAN
13 41 (19.34%) Performance Monitoring
13 41 (19.34%) Capacity Planning
14 40 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (18.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 37 (17.45%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 33 (15.57%) Degree
19 32 (15.09%) PowerShell
19 32 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
21 30 (14.15%) VB.NET
22 29 (13.68%) Web Services
23 28 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003

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 20 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (6.13%) IIS
3 11 (5.19%) MS Exchange
4 9 (4.25%) Node.js
5 8 (3.77%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.30%) CMS
7 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.89%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.42%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.47%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.47%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.42%) Office 365
4 3 (1.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.81%) SAN
2 18 (8.49%) VPN
3 17 (8.02%) Firewall
4 16 (7.55%) Internet
4 16 (7.55%) LAN
5 15 (7.08%) WAN
6 13 (6.13%) Wireless
7 10 (4.72%) IPsec
8 8 (3.77%) DNS
8 8 (3.77%) SSL
8 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.30%) DHCP
10 6 (2.83%) DDNS
10 6 (2.83%) MPLS
11 4 (1.89%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.42%) BGP
12 3 (1.42%) IPv6
12 3 (1.42%) OSPF
12 3 (1.42%) VoIP
12 3 (1.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (67.45%) SQL Server
2 73 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (33.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (33.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (23.58%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (18.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (12.26%) DTS
10 23 (10.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 23 (10.85%) SQL Server 2000
11 22 (10.38%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (5.19%) NoSQL
13 9 (4.25%) Relational Database
14 6 (2.83%) Power BI
14 6 (2.83%) PowerPivot
15 4 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (1.89%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (1.89%) MongoDB
15 4 (1.89%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.72%) JIRA
3 9 (4.25%) Selenium
4 8 (3.77%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.30%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.42%) NUnit
7 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.42%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.94%) Appium
8 2 (0.94%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.47%) Ant
9 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.47%) JBehave
9 1 (0.47%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.47%) Moq
9 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.47%) tSQLt
General
1 66 (31.13%) Finance
2 18 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.55%) Legal
4 7 (3.30%) Music Industry
5 6 (2.83%) Retail
6 4 (1.89%) Marketing
7 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (34.91%) DBA
2 73 (34.43%) SQL DBA
3 54 (25.47%) Administrator
4 49 (23.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 46 (21.70%) Analyst
5 46 (21.70%) Developer
6 33 (15.57%) .NET Developer
7 20 (9.43%) BizTalk Administrator
8 17 (8.02%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (7.08%) SQL Developer
10 13 (6.13%) Architect
10 13 (6.13%) Network Engineer
10 13 (6.13%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.19%) C# Developer
11 11 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (4.72%) Server Engineer
13 7 (3.30%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (24.06%) .NET
2 29 (13.68%) Web Services
3 25 (11.79%) XML
4 24 (11.32%) EDI
5 23 (10.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (6.60%) .NET Framework
7 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (5.66%) WCF
9 10 (4.72%) AngularJS
10 9 (4.25%) CSS
10 9 (4.25%) HTML
10 9 (4.25%) RESTful
11 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (3.30%) Code First Entity Framework
11 7 (3.30%) Entity Framework
11 7 (3.30%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (2.83%) jQuery
12 6 (2.83%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 72 (33.96%) Replication
2 48 (22.64%) Clustering
3 12 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.83%) HP StoreVirtual
5 6 (2.83%) RSA SecurID
6 5 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.36%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.36%) W3C
7 4 (1.89%) IBM XIV
7 4 (1.89%) Symmetrix
8 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.42%) IVR
8 3 (1.42%) Social Media
8 3 (1.42%) User Experience
9 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.94%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 68 (32.08%) Windows
2 34 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 32 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (12.26%) Windows Server
6 15 (7.08%) Linux
7 3 (1.42%) CentOS
7 3 (1.42%) Debian
7 3 (1.42%) Unix
8 2 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (23.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 41 (19.34%) Capacity Planning
2 41 (19.34%) Performance Monitoring
3 37 (17.45%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (14.62%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (12.74%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (12.26%) Performance Analysis
7 23 (10.85%) TDD
8 21 (9.91%) Load Balancing
9 18 (8.49%) ETL
10 16 (7.55%) Data Modelling
11 15 (7.08%) BDD
11 15 (7.08%) E-Commerce
11 15 (7.08%) Web Development
12 14 (6.60%) Database Mirroring
12 14 (6.60%) ITIL
12 14 (6.60%) MVC
13 13 (6.13%) Migration
14 10 (4.72%) Data Management
14 10 (4.72%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (59.91%) SQL
2 89 (41.98%) T-SQL
3 50 (23.58%) C#
4 32 (15.09%) PowerShell
5 30 (14.15%) VB.NET
6 17 (8.02%) ANSI SQL
7 11 (5.19%) Java
8 10 (4.72%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.72%) Ruby
9 9 (4.25%) VB
10 6 (2.83%) VBScript
11 5 (2.36%) Python
12 4 (1.89%) Perl
12 4 (1.89%) PHP
13 2 (0.94%) ES6
13 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.47%) Jython
Qualifications
1 33 (15.57%) Degree
2 10 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.25%) MCITP
3 9 (4.25%) MCSE
4 7 (3.30%) MCSA
5 6 (2.83%) HND
6 5 (2.36%) CCNP
6 5 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.89%) CCNA
7 4 (1.89%) ISEB
7 4 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.42%) MCTS
9 2 (0.94%) CCSA
9 2 (0.94%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.94%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) QA
2 6 (2.83%) SLA
3 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.89%) SRDF
5 1 (0.47%) Firmware
5 1 (0.47%) iptables
5 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.47%) XenApp
5 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (12.74%) LiteSpeed
2 6 (2.83%) ServiceCenter
3 4 (1.89%) Puppet
4 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.42%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) Cacti
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.47%) SmokePing
5 1 (0.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.96%) Cisco
3 15 (7.08%) VMware
4 14 (6.60%) RedGate
5 11 (5.19%) HP
6 10 (4.72%) Remedy
7 6 (2.83%) 3PAR
7 6 (2.83%) IBM
8 5 (2.36%) EMC
8 5 (2.36%) Oracle
9 4 (1.89%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.89%) Citrix
10 3 (1.42%) F5
10 3 (1.42%) Juniper
10 3 (1.42%) NETGEAR
10 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.94%) Telerik
12 1 (0.47%) AppSense
12 1 (0.47%) Brocade
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