The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 57 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 3 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.53% 1.73% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 2.01% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
474 498 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 84.34% 86.31% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 409 415 381
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £65,000
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 Slough

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

High Availability
Salary Trend in Slough

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Slough

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Samba
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) LDAP
4 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) SAML
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Server Hardening
4 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) nginx
4 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (44.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Team Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) SAML
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Fedora
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 4 (44.44%) Network Design
3 4 (44.44%) Security Patching
3 4 (44.44%) Server Hardening
3 4 (44.44%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Data Security
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSP
1 1 (11.11%) CCVP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Samba
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (11.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk