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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank - 151 142
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.26% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
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
2638 2689 2376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.91% 81.56% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1733 1614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £27,775
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle