The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 122 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 17 34 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 1.41% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.67% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 15
Average salary £46,250 £70,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
High Availability
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1786 2031 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 84.97% 84.48% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1381 1400
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

High Availability
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the Reading region.

High Availability Salary Trend in Reading

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Reading region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Reading

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 38 (52.05%) Apache
3 34 (46.58%) MySQL
4 29 (39.73%) LAMP
5 27 (36.99%) VMware
6 26 (35.62%) SQL
6 26 (35.62%) DNS
7 25 (34.25%) Perl
8 23 (31.51%) Degree
9 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
10 21 (28.77%) Tomcat
10 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
11 20 (27.40%) Nagios
11 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
11 20 (27.40%) Puppet
12 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
12 19 (26.03%) Python
12 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (24.66%) Cisco
14 17 (23.29%) SMTP
14 17 (23.29%) BGP
15 16 (21.92%) HTTP
15 16 (21.92%) Web Services
16 15 (20.55%) Windows
16 15 (20.55%) Amazon AWS
17 14 (19.18%) ZABBIX
17 14 (19.18%) OpenStack
17 14 (19.18%) JBoss
17 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
17 14 (19.18%) HP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 38 (52.05%) Apache
2 21 (28.77%) Tomcat
3 14 (19.18%) JBoss
3 14 (19.18%) OpenStack
4 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
5 12 (16.44%) nginx
6 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.74%) IIS
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.48%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.62%) DNS
2 17 (23.29%) BGP
2 17 (23.29%) SMTP
3 16 (21.92%) HTTP
4 13 (17.81%) SSL
5 11 (15.07%) LDAP
6 10 (13.70%) DHCP
6 10 (13.70%) IPsec
7 7 (9.59%) Firewall
7 7 (9.59%) OSPF
8 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
8 6 (8.22%) HSRP
8 6 (8.22%) LAN
8 6 (8.22%) Multicast
8 6 (8.22%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (8.22%) VLAN
8 6 (8.22%) VoIP
8 6 (8.22%) WAN
8 6 (8.22%) WebEx
8 6 (8.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (46.58%) MySQL
2 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.96%) SQL CLR
5 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.59%) MS Access
5 7 (9.59%) OLTP
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.48%) Pentaho
8 4 (5.48%) PerformancePoint
8 4 (5.48%) PowerPivot
8 4 (5.48%) QlikView
8 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.48%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Subversion
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.74%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Linux Engineer
2 19 (26.03%) Administrator
3 16 (21.92%) DBA
4 14 (19.18%) Network Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) SQL DBA
5 11 (15.07%) Applications Support
6 10 (13.70%) Applications Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Network Manager
6 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) Applications Support Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) Senior Applications Support
7 9 (12.33%) Senior IT Support
7 9 (12.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) Unix Engineer
9 7 (9.59%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (8.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 5 (6.85%) Database Specialist
11 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (6.85%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) LAMP
2 16 (21.92%) Web Services
3 12 (16.44%) LEMP Stack
4 11 (15.07%) MCollective
5 7 (9.59%) .NET
6 5 (6.85%) LAPP Stack
7 4 (5.48%) MDX
8 3 (4.11%) CSS
8 3 (4.11%) HTML
9 1 (1.37%) Ajax
9 1 (1.37%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Clustering
4 9 (12.33%) Replication
5 8 (10.96%) Data Centre
6 7 (9.59%) Data Integration
7 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Windows
3 12 (16.44%) Debian
4 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.33%) Solaris
5 8 (10.96%) Unix
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.48%) CentOS
8 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) Fedora
9 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.37%) OpenBSD
9 1 (1.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
2 14 (19.18%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (17.81%) Incident Management
4 10 (13.70%) ETL
5 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
5 8 (10.96%) SQL Optimisation
6 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
7 6 (8.22%) ITSM
7 6 (8.22%) Network Architecture
7 6 (8.22%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (8.22%) Scrum
7 6 (8.22%) Service Management
8 5 (6.85%) SDLC
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.85%) Time Management
9 4 (5.48%) Data Management
9 4 (5.48%) Inmon Methodology
9 4 (5.48%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) SQL
2 25 (34.25%) Perl
3 19 (26.03%) Python
3 19 (26.03%) T-SQL
4 13 (17.81%) Java
5 12 (16.44%) PHP
6 10 (13.70%) PHP 5
7 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
8 8 (10.96%) VBScript
9 6 (8.22%) C#
10 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby
12 2 (2.74%) C
12 2 (2.74%) C++
13 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) CCIE
2 7 (9.59%) CCNP
2 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.22%) CCNP Voice
3 6 (8.22%) CCVP
4 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) CCNA
6 1 (1.37%) OCP
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.44%) qmail
3 11 (15.07%) Squid
4 6 (8.22%) Firmware
4 6 (8.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.74%) vSphere
6 2 (2.74%) XenServer
7 1 (1.37%) Ceph
7 1 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (27.40%) Nagios
1 20 (27.40%) Puppet
2 14 (19.18%) ZABBIX
3 12 (16.44%) Cacti
3 12 (16.44%) logstash
4 11 (15.07%) collectd
4 11 (15.07%) Ganglia
4 11 (15.07%) Graphite
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (8.22%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.48%) SCCM
7 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (1.37%) BMC Marimba
8 1 (1.37%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.37%) Check_MK
8 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.37%) Ganeti
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) VMware
2 18 (24.66%) Cisco
3 14 (19.18%) HP
3 14 (19.18%) Red Hat
4 12 (16.44%) Splunk
5 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.96%) Vertica
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle
6 4 (5.48%) Tableau
7 2 (2.74%) Dell
7 2 (2.74%) Juniper
7 2 (2.74%) Sun
8 1 (1.37%) F5
8 1 (1.37%) Huawei
8 1 (1.37%) Veeam
8 1 (1.37%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago