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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 157 164 182
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 97 100 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.59% 1.52% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.71% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 87 80 59
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
5355 5839 6300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.83% 88.64% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4455 4810 4994
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 23 August 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 23 August 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 -6 67 £44,000 +10.00% 16
Cheshire +33 18 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Cumbria -1 4 - -
Merseyside -14 4 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Lancashire - 4 £40,000 - 2
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 115 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 102 (51.00%) SQL
3 71 (35.50%) T-SQL
4 57 (28.50%) Microsoft
5 53 (26.50%) .NET
6 50 (25.00%) C#
6 50 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (24.00%) Finance
8 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 46 (23.00%) Replication
9 46 (23.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (20.50%) Windows
11 38 (19.00%) Clustering
12 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (17.50%) SAN
13 35 (17.50%) ASP.NET
14 33 (16.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 33 (16.50%) TDD
15 32 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
16 30 (15.00%) Linux
17 29 (14.50%) VB.NET
17 29 (14.50%) Capacity Planning
17 29 (14.50%) Degree
18 28 (14.00%) Windows Server
19 27 (13.50%) PowerShell
20 26 (13.00%) E-Commerce
21 25 (12.50%) MS Excel
21 25 (12.50%) Oracle
21 25 (12.50%) VPN

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 17 (8.50%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.00%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.50%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.00%) CMS
4 8 (4.00%) IIS
5 6 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (3.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.00%) Commerce Server
8 3 (1.50%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.00%) Apache
9 2 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 25 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.00%) Office 365
3 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.50%) SAN
2 25 (12.50%) VPN
3 23 (11.50%) Firewall
4 22 (11.00%) WAN
5 20 (10.00%) LAN
6 14 (7.00%) Wireless
7 8 (4.00%) SSL
8 7 (3.50%) DNS
8 7 (3.50%) MPLS
9 6 (3.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 6 (3.00%) IPsec
10 5 (2.50%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.00%) DDNS
11 4 (2.00%) DHCP
11 4 (2.00%) Internet
12 3 (1.50%) HTTP
12 3 (1.50%) SMTP
13 2 (1.00%) LDAP
13 2 (1.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 50 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 50 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (23.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 46 (23.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (8.50%) DTS
7 17 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (7.50%) DB2
9 15 (7.50%) Relational Database
9 15 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (7.00%) NoSQL
11 11 (5.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (5.50%) MySQL
12 9 (4.50%) RDBMS
13 7 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (3.00%) Oracle Database
15 5 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.50%) JIRA
3 8 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.50%) Selenium
6 4 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.50%) Ant
8 2 (1.00%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.00%) JBehave
8 2 (1.00%) JUnit
8 2 (1.00%) LoadUI
8 2 (1.00%) Moq
8 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.50%) Appium
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.50%) Jtest
9 1 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 48 (24.00%) Finance
2 16 (8.00%) Retail
3 15 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.00%) Music Industry
5 11 (5.50%) Legal
6 8 (4.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.00%) Marketing
8 2 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (32.50%) Developer
2 55 (27.50%) DBA
3 54 (27.00%) SQL DBA
4 37 (18.50%) Analyst
5 34 (17.00%) .NET Developer
6 29 (14.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 26 (13.00%) Administrator
8 23 (11.50%) SQL Developer
9 19 (9.50%) Senior Developer
10 16 (8.00%) Network Engineer
10 16 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (6.50%) Team Leader
12 12 (6.00%) Lead Developer
13 11 (5.50%) SQL Analyst
14 10 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (5.00%) C# Developer
15 9 (4.50%) Cisco Engineer
15 9 (4.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (26.50%) .NET
2 35 (17.50%) ASP.NET
3 23 (11.50%) WCF
4 20 (10.00%) CSS
4 20 (10.00%) HTML
5 16 (8.00%) Web Services
6 15 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (7.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (7.00%) AngularJS
8 13 (6.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (6.00%) Code First Entity Framework
9 12 (6.00%) Entity Framework
9 12 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (6.00%) Node.js
9 12 (6.00%) RESTful
10 10 (5.00%) JPA
11 9 (4.50%) jQuery
11 9 (4.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.00%) Replication
2 38 (19.00%) Clustering
3 15 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.50%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.00%) User Experience
7 5 (2.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.50%) Symmetrix
8 4 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
8 4 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.50%) IVR
9 3 (1.50%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.50%) Social Media
10 2 (1.00%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.50%) Windows
2 30 (15.00%) Linux
3 28 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (9.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.50%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (4.50%) Solaris
8 9 (4.50%) Unix
9 6 (3.00%) AIX
9 6 (3.00%) CentOS
10 3 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 33 (16.50%) TDD
3 32 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 29 (14.50%) Capacity Planning
5 26 (13.00%) E-Commerce
6 23 (11.50%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (11.00%) MVC
7 22 (11.00%) Web Development
8 21 (10.50%) Service Delivery
9 20 (10.00%) ITIL
10 19 (9.50%) BDD
11 17 (8.50%) Performance Testing
11 17 (8.50%) Service Management
12 16 (8.00%) OO
13 15 (7.50%) Change Control
13 15 (7.50%) Migration
14 14 (7.00%) ETL
14 14 (7.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 102 (51.00%) SQL
2 71 (35.50%) T-SQL
3 50 (25.00%) C#
4 29 (14.50%) VB.NET
5 27 (13.50%) PowerShell
6 22 (11.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (10.50%) Java
8 14 (7.00%) Ruby
9 11 (5.50%) PHP
10 10 (5.00%) ANSI SQL
11 7 (3.50%) Python
12 6 (3.00%) Perl
12 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.00%) VB
13 4 (2.00%) VBScript
14 3 (1.50%) Jython
15 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 29 (14.50%) Degree
2 17 (8.50%) CCNA
2 17 (8.50%) CCNP
2 17 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (3.50%) MCSE
6 5 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.50%) MCSA
6 5 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.00%) MCITP
7 4 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (1.00%) MCP
8 2 (1.00%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.50%) ISEB
9 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (8.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.00%) vSphere
5 1 (0.50%) iptables
5 1 (0.50%) SRDF
5 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (6.50%) LiteSpeed
2 7 (3.50%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.00%) Puppet
4 4 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (1.50%) Ansible
6 2 (1.00%) Cacti
6 2 (1.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.50%) SmokePing
7 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 57 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.50%) Oracle
3 19 (9.50%) Cisco
4 17 (8.50%) VMware
5 14 (7.00%) Remedy
6 10 (5.00%) IBM
6 10 (5.00%) RedGate
7 8 (4.00%) HP
8 7 (3.50%) EMC
8 7 (3.50%) Juniper
8 7 (3.50%) NETGEAR
8 7 (3.50%) Zend
9 5 (2.50%) Cognos
9 5 (2.50%) Hyperion
10 4 (2.00%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.50%) SAP
12 2 (1.00%) Dell
12 2 (1.00%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.00%) Veritas
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