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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - 144 131
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.077% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.099% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £56,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
2042 2015 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.15% 77.95% 75.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1548 1275
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
3 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) HP StorageWorks
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) VMS
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Hitachi
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) WPA
2 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (33.33%) 802.11
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (33.33%) DataPower
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) IPTV
4 1 (16.67%) Video on Demand
4 1 (16.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VMS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CWNA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (33.33%) Nmap
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Dell
1 3 (50.00%) EMC
1 3 (50.00%) Juniper
1 3 (50.00%) Hitachi
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) CA