The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 123 109 104
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 40 49 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 1.56% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.78% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 46
Average salary £52,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
High Availability
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Scotland

High Availability
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +11 27 £42,500 -6.59% 4
Glasgow -16 11 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Dundee - 2 £38,250 -
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 49 (44.14%) Finance
2 40 (36.04%) Windows
3 38 (34.23%) Java
4 35 (31.53%) Linux
5 32 (28.83%) Degree
6 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (27.03%) Data Centre
7 25 (22.52%) Relational Database
7 25 (22.52%) RDBMS
8 24 (21.62%) LAN
8 24 (21.62%) WAN
8 24 (21.62%) TCP/IP
8 24 (21.62%) Perl
9 23 (20.72%) Tomcat
10 22 (19.82%) MySQL
10 22 (19.82%) Oracle
10 22 (19.82%) Web Services
11 21 (18.92%) SQL
11 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (18.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 20 (18.02%) Banking
13 19 (17.12%) Clustering
13 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
13 19 (17.12%) Cisco
14 18 (16.22%) SAN
14 18 (16.22%) Spring
15 17 (15.32%) Ruby
15 17 (15.32%) Project Management
15 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
15 17 (15.32%) Mentoring

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 23 (20.72%) Tomcat
2 15 (13.51%) Apache
3 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
4 11 (9.91%) IIS
5 7 (6.31%) Jetty
6 5 (4.50%) Node.js
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.70%) JBoss
9 2 (1.80%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.80%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Markit EDM
1 12 (10.81%) MultiFonds
1 12 (10.81%) thinkFolio
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) GitHub
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.90%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (21.62%) LAN
1 24 (21.62%) TCP/IP
1 24 (21.62%) WAN
2 18 (16.22%) SAN
3 16 (14.41%) Firewall
4 13 (11.71%) BGP
4 13 (11.71%) Wireless
5 12 (10.81%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (10.81%) DMVPN
5 12 (10.81%) EIGRP
5 12 (10.81%) MPLS
5 12 (10.81%) Multicast
5 12 (10.81%) OSPF
6 11 (9.91%) DNS
6 11 (9.91%) Internet
7 10 (9.01%) DHCP
8 9 (8.11%) SNA
9 4 (3.60%) VLAN
10 3 (2.70%) PPP
10 3 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) RDBMS
1 25 (22.52%) Relational Database
2 22 (19.82%) MySQL
3 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (9.91%) Hadoop
5 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (4.50%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.80%) DTS
10 2 (1.80%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
2 7 (6.31%) JIRA
2 7 (6.31%) Selenium
2 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (4.50%) Xdebug
4 1 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (44.14%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Banking
3 12 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 12 (10.81%) Investment Banking
3 12 (10.81%) Private Banking
4 2 (1.80%) Games
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (27.93%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.32%) Administrator
4 15 (13.51%) Splunk Administrator
5 14 (12.61%) Consultant
6 13 (11.71%) Software Engineer
7 12 (10.81%) Data Consultant
7 12 (10.81%) Network Consultant
8 10 (9.01%) DBA
9 8 (7.21%) Hadoop Administrator
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (6.31%) Software Test Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Software Tester
10 7 (6.31%) Software Testing Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Tester
10 7 (6.31%) Testing Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (4.50%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.82%) Web Services
2 18 (16.22%) Spring
3 15 (13.51%) REST
4 14 (12.61%) Hibernate
5 10 (9.01%) CGI
5 10 (9.01%) JSP
5 10 (9.01%) LAMP
5 10 (9.01%) Servlets
5 10 (9.01%) SOAP
6 9 (8.11%) ELK Stack
6 9 (8.11%) XML
7 7 (6.31%) Gherkin
8 6 (5.41%) .NET
8 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.50%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (4.50%) Symfony
10 4 (3.60%) Middleware
11 2 (1.80%) Software Packaging
12 1 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 21 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (17.12%) Clustering
4 13 (11.71%) Computer Science
5 12 (10.81%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.80%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Informatics
7 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.90%) Physics
7 1 (0.90%) PKI
7 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (36.04%) Windows
2 35 (31.53%) Linux
3 16 (14.41%) Windows Server
4 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.91%) Unix
6 10 (9.01%) Debian
7 7 (6.31%) Android
7 7 (6.31%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.41%) AIX
9 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (2.70%) Solaris
11 2 (1.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.02%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (15.32%) Mentoring
3 17 (15.32%) Project Management
4 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
5 13 (11.71%) Network Design
5 13 (11.71%) People Management
6 12 (10.81%) Electronic Trading
6 12 (10.81%) Investment Management
6 12 (10.81%) TDD
7 11 (9.91%) Scrum
8 10 (9.01%) Automated Testing
8 10 (9.01%) OO
8 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
8 10 (9.01%) Quality Management
9 8 (7.21%) Mobile Development
9 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.31%) Android Development
10 7 (6.31%) Automation Testing
10 7 (6.31%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) Java
2 24 (21.62%) Perl
3 21 (18.92%) SQL
4 17 (15.32%) Ruby
5 13 (11.71%) Python
6 12 (10.81%) C#
7 9 (8.11%) Shell Script
8 7 (6.31%) PL/SQL
9 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.41%) Korn
10 5 (4.50%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (4.50%) PHP
11 4 (3.60%) Scala
11 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.80%) Clojure
13 1 (0.90%) C
13 1 (0.90%) C++
13 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (28.83%) Degree
2 14 (12.61%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.71%) CCNA
3 13 (11.71%) CCNP
4 12 (10.81%) CCIE
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) CISSP
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) MCSA
6 1 (0.90%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.31%) Docker
3 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.50%) Varnish
4 3 (2.70%) Squid
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.80%) Veritas File System
5 2 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (1.80%) XenApp
5 2 (1.80%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) Puppet
2 5 (4.50%) HAProxy
3 4 (3.60%) Graphite
3 4 (3.60%) Nagios
3 4 (3.60%) Opsview
4 3 (2.70%) Ansible
4 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.80%) SCCM
5 2 (1.80%) SCOM
6 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (19.82%) Oracle
2 19 (17.12%) Cisco
3 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
4 16 (14.41%) Red Hat
5 15 (13.51%) HP
5 15 (13.51%) Splunk
6 13 (11.71%) CheckPoint
6 13 (11.71%) IBM
7 12 (10.81%) Bloomberg
7 12 (10.81%) Calypso
7 12 (10.81%) Charles River
7 12 (10.81%) Fidessa
7 12 (10.81%) Fortinet
7 12 (10.81%) Linedata
7 12 (10.81%) Reuters
7 12 (10.81%) Sybase
8 10 (9.01%) VMware
9 7 (6.31%) Cegedim Rx
10 6 (5.41%) F5
11 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
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