The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 387 387 360
Rank change year-on-year
0 -27
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 62 68 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.36% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 38
Average salary £53,750 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.51% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
High Availability
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17300 18774 17637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.35% 79.87% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13600 14917 14298
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

High Availability
Salary Trend in the South East

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

High Availability Salary Trend in the South East

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

High Availability Salary Histogram in the South East

High Availability
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Oxfordshire - 15 £64,000 -
Hampshire +2 14 £60,000 +26.31%
West Sussex - 12 £42,500 -
Berkshire -8 10 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Surrey +12 8 £52,500 +16.66%
East Sussex - 4 £46,250 -
Kent +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £42,000 +20.00%
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (57.69%) Clustering
2 57 (54.81%) Windows
3 52 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 36 (34.62%) MS Exchange
5 36 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 35 (33.65%) Load Balancing
6 35 (33.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 33 (31.73%) VMware
8 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 31 (29.81%) Business Continuity
9 31 (29.81%) Lync
10 30 (28.85%) UNIX
10 30 (28.85%) Cisco
10 30 (28.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (28.85%) SAN
11 29 (27.88%) Release Management
12 27 (25.96%) Linux
13 25 (24.04%) Security Cleared
14 23 (22.12%) Exchange Server 2003
14 23 (22.12%) Windows XP
14 23 (22.12%) WAN
15 22 (21.15%) LAN
15 22 (21.15%) Blackberry
15 22 (21.15%) Live Communications Server
16 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (20.19%) NAS
16 21 (20.19%) Firewall
16 21 (20.19%) SQL
17 20 (19.23%) IIS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 36 (34.62%) MS Exchange
1 36 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 35 (33.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (29.81%) Lync
4 23 (22.12%) Exchange Server 2003
5 22 (21.15%) Live Communications Server
6 20 (19.23%) IIS
7 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.96%) Apache
8 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) SaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (28.85%) SAN
2 23 (22.12%) WAN
3 22 (21.15%) LAN
4 21 (20.19%) NAS
4 21 (20.19%) Firewall
5 20 (19.23%) DNS
6 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
7 18 (17.31%) VoIP
7 18 (17.31%) HSRP
8 15 (14.42%) DHCP
9 8 (7.69%) BGP
9 8 (7.69%) OSPF
10 5 (4.81%) VLAN
11 4 (3.85%) MPLS
11 4 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.88%) Wireshark
12 3 (2.88%) EIGRP
12 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.85%) MySQL
6 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.96%) Redis
9 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) ProC
1 1 (0.96%) Ant
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.92%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (20.19%) Messaging Engineer
2 20 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 18 (17.31%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (17.31%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) DBA
5 14 (13.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 13 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
7 11 (10.58%) Analyst
8 10 (9.62%) Designer
8 10 (9.62%) SQL DBA
8 10 (9.62%) Technical Designer
8 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Designer
9 8 (7.69%) Network Specialist
9 8 (7.69%) Administrator
9 8 (7.69%) VoIP Specialist
10 7 (6.73%) Voice Specialist
11 6 (5.77%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.38%) Web Services
2 15 (14.42%) .NET
3 4 (3.85%) Middleware
4 3 (2.88%) COM
5 1 (0.96%) JSON
5 1 (0.96%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.96%) OC4J
5 1 (0.96%) REST
5 1 (0.96%) J2EE
5 1 (0.96%) SOAP
5 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (57.69%) Clustering
2 22 (21.15%) Blackberry
3 17 (16.35%) Replication
4 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) GIS
5 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.92%) CMDB
6 1 (0.96%) PKI
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Life Science
6 1 (0.96%) Telematics
6 1 (0.96%) Open Source
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.96%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 57 (54.81%) Windows
2 30 (28.85%) UNIX
3 27 (25.96%) Linux
4 23 (22.12%) Windows XP
5 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.92%) Debian
8 2 (1.92%) CentOS
9 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.96%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.96%) AIX
9 1 (0.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.65%) Load Balancing
2 31 (29.81%) Business Continuity
3 30 (28.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (27.88%) Release Management
5 19 (18.27%) Project Management
6 18 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (14.42%) Service Delivery
8 14 (13.46%) Service Management
8 14 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (10.58%) Performance Management
10 10 (9.62%) Identity Management
10 10 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.65%) ITIL
12 7 (6.73%) CRM
13 5 (4.81%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (4.81%) Matrix Management
13 5 (4.81%) Network Architecture
14 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) SQL
2 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.73%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.85%) Java
5 3 (2.88%) Perl
6 2 (1.92%) Python
6 2 (1.92%) C
6 2 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (0.96%) AWK
7 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.96%) Uniface
7 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.96%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) VBScript
7 1 (0.96%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.31%) DV Cleared
2 18 (17.31%) CCNP
2 18 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (14.42%) CCDP
4 9 (8.65%) Degree
5 6 (5.77%) CCNA
5 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.92%) MCSE
8 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.96%) OCP
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.92%) KVM
6 2 (1.92%) vSphere
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.92%) Xen
7 1 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.96%) UAG
7 1 (0.96%) Varnish
7 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.96%) XenApp
7 1 (0.96%) XenServer
7 1 (0.96%) NFS
7 1 (0.96%) LXC
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 16 (15.38%) SCCM
2 15 (14.42%) WSUS
3 13 (12.50%) SCSM
3 13 (12.50%) ARCserve
4 6 (5.77%) SCOM
5 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.92%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.92%) Puppet
5 2 (1.92%) Nagios
5 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.96%) Salt
6 1 (0.96%) collectd
Vendors
1 40 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.73%) VMware
3 30 (28.85%) Cisco
4 19 (18.27%) Citrix
4 19 (18.27%) Fujitsu
5 15 (14.42%) Dell
6 13 (12.50%) Lumension
6 13 (12.50%) Sophos
7 11 (10.58%) SolarWinds
8 10 (9.62%) HP
9 7 (6.73%) Oracle
10 5 (4.81%) Brocade
11 4 (3.85%) NetApp
11 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.88%) Symantec
13 2 (1.92%) EMC
14 1 (0.96%) Tieto
14 1 (0.96%) Veeam
14 1 (0.96%) Riverbed
14 1 (0.96%) BMC
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