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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 126 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.55% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.93% +19.44%
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
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Reading

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) PaaS
2 5 (45.45%) Memcached
2 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (45.45%) ZABBIX
2 5 (45.45%) Cacti
2 5 (45.45%) Ganglia
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) SSH
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Statistics
2 5 (45.45%) Apache
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) Perl
2 5 (45.45%) PHP
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Nagios
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 5 (45.45%) Esper
2 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) collectd

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SSH
2 3 (27.27%) HSRP
2 3 (27.27%) OSPF
2 3 (27.27%) BGP
2 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
2 3 (27.27%) VRRP
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) RIP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) Memcached
1 5 (45.45%) Esper
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Statistics
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) ZABBIX
1 5 (45.45%) Cacti
1 5 (45.45%) Ganglia
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) collectd
1 5 (45.45%) logstash
1 5 (45.45%) Salt
1 5 (45.45%) Graphite
1 5 (45.45%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Juniper
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR