The first table below looks at the demand for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - 159 137
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.062% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.077% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.09%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.87% -4.21%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2932 2597 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.53% 80.58% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1691 1606
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

High Availability
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Scotland

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Certification
2 13 (68.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Replication
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
4 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) vSphere
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Dell
4 4 (21.05%) EMC
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) Perl

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) DBA
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle DBA
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) JMX
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
1 4 (21.05%) Fat Client
1 4 (21.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (21.05%) CentOS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) ETL
3 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) TDD
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Complex Event Processing
3 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Dell
3 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.26%) CA