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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 381 385 354
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 72 52 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.29% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 51 15 47
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £81,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.63%
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
17568 18231 16807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.09% 80.95% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14434 14128 13671
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Surrey +18 23 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +30 18 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 17 £38,500 -
Berkshire -12 9 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Kent -2 2 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 74 (53.62%) Clustering
2 72 (52.17%) Windows
3 65 (47.10%) SQL Server
4 57 (41.30%) Microsoft
5 55 (39.86%) Load Balancing
6 54 (39.13%) Linux
7 53 (38.41%) SQL
8 51 (36.96%) Active Directory
9 49 (35.51%) VMware
10 47 (34.06%) UNIX
11 45 (32.61%) SAN
11 45 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (30.43%) Business Continuity
13 37 (26.81%) Lync
13 37 (26.81%) DNS
14 36 (26.09%) Cisco
15 33 (23.91%) T-SQL
16 32 (23.19%) Citrix
16 32 (23.19%) Disaster Recovery
17 30 (21.74%) HP
18 28 (20.29%) Performance Tuning
19 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (18.84%) WAN
20 26 (18.84%) Data Centre
21 25 (18.12%) SQL Server 2012
22 24 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
22 24 (17.39%) SCCM
22 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
22 24 (17.39%) Oracle
23 23 (16.67%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 37 (26.81%) Lync
2 24 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 15 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (7.97%) IIS
5 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (5.80%) Apache
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (2.17%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.17%) CMS
9 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.45%) JBoss
10 2 (1.45%) Live Communications Server
10 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.72%) SAS
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 18 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) PaaS
1 5 (3.62%) IaaS
2 4 (2.90%) Symantec.cloud
3 2 (1.45%) SaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (32.61%) SAN
2 37 (26.81%) DNS
3 26 (18.84%) WAN
4 23 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 23 (16.67%) Firewall
4 23 (16.67%) NAS
4 23 (16.67%) HSRP
5 21 (15.22%) LAN
6 19 (13.77%) VoIP
6 19 (13.77%) DHCP
7 12 (8.70%) BGP
8 10 (7.25%) OSPF
9 8 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.80%) VLAN
9 8 (5.80%) EIGRP
10 6 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (3.62%) SSH
11 5 (3.62%) MPLS
12 4 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (47.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (18.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (16.67%) MySQL
4 17 (12.32%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (7.25%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.35%) Oracle Database
10 5 (3.62%) Big Data
10 5 (3.62%) MS Access
11 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.72%) Toad
2 1 (0.72%) ProC
2 1 (0.72%) Ant
General
1 19 (13.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.36%) DBA
2 28 (20.29%) SQL DBA
3 18 (13.04%) Infrastructure Designer
3 18 (13.04%) Designer
4 15 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (9.42%) Team Leader
5 13 (9.42%) Network Team Leader
6 12 (8.70%) Administrator
7 11 (7.97%) Architect
8 10 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Technical Designer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (5.80%) Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Technical Support
10 7 (5.07%) Technical Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Network Manager
10 7 (5.07%) Technical Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.94%) .NET
2 15 (10.87%) Web Services
3 10 (7.25%) Application Packaging
4 8 (5.80%) Middleware
5 6 (4.35%) J2EE
6 5 (3.62%) Memcached
6 5 (3.62%) Esper
7 3 (2.17%) RESTful
8 2 (1.45%) COM
9 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.72%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 74 (53.62%) Clustering
2 26 (18.84%) Data Centre
3 20 (14.49%) Replication
4 9 (6.52%) PKI
5 5 (3.62%) Statistics
5 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.17%) iSeries
8 2 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.45%) GIS
9 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.72%) DTV
9 1 (0.72%) CMDB
9 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.72%) Telematics
9 1 (0.72%) LPAR
9 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 72 (52.17%) Windows
2 54 (39.13%) Linux
3 47 (34.06%) UNIX
4 27 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.45%) CentOS
7 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.45%) OS/400
7 2 (1.45%) Debian
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.72%) AIX
8 1 (0.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.86%) Load Balancing
2 42 (30.43%) Business Continuity
3 32 (23.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (20.29%) Performance Tuning
5 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 18 (13.04%) Project Management
7 16 (11.59%) Requirements Analysis
7 16 (11.59%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (10.87%) ITIL
8 15 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (10.14%) Service Delivery
10 12 (8.70%) Service Management
11 11 (7.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (7.97%) Patch Management
12 10 (7.25%) Server Patching
12 10 (7.25%) Server Building
12 10 (7.25%) Identity Management
12 10 (7.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.41%) SQL
2 33 (23.91%) T-SQL
3 15 (10.87%) C
4 14 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.25%) Perl
5 10 (7.25%) VBScript
6 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.35%) Python
7 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.62%) PHP
7 5 (3.62%) C#
8 4 (2.90%) Java
9 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.72%) sed
9 1 (0.72%) Uniface
9 1 (0.72%) AWK
9 1 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (13.77%) CCNP
2 19 (13.77%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.87%) CCDP
4 13 (9.42%) Degree
5 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.62%) CCNA
7 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.45%) MCSE
8 2 (1.45%) MCSA
8 2 (1.45%) CCIE
8 2 (1.45%) OCP
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.72%) CCSE
9 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.72%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.72%) MCITP
9 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) SLA
1 11 (7.97%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (36.96%) Active Directory
2 45 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (13.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (10.14%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.52%) UAG
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.90%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.72%) KVM
8 1 (0.72%) LXC
8 1 (0.72%) NFS
8 1 (0.72%) Xen
8 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.72%) XenApp
8 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (17.39%) SCCM
2 16 (11.59%) SCOM
2 16 (11.59%) Hyperic
3 10 (7.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 10 (7.25%) WSUS
4 9 (6.52%) ARCserve
4 9 (6.52%) SCSM
5 7 (5.07%) Nagios
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (4.35%) Puppet
6 6 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (3.62%) Data Guard
7 5 (3.62%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.62%) Cacti
7 5 (3.62%) Ganglia
7 5 (3.62%) collectd
7 5 (3.62%) logstash
7 5 (3.62%) Salt
7 5 (3.62%) Graphite
8 4 (2.90%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 57 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 49 (35.51%) VMware
3 36 (26.09%) Cisco
4 32 (23.19%) Citrix
5 30 (21.74%) HP
6 24 (17.39%) Oracle
7 23 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 20 (14.49%) Symantec
9 17 (12.32%) NetApp
10 13 (9.42%) Dell
10 13 (9.42%) Dell Compellent
11 9 (6.52%) Sophos
11 9 (6.52%) Lumension
12 7 (5.07%) Red Hat
13 5 (3.62%) Juniper
13 5 (3.62%) F5
14 4 (2.90%) Meraki
14 4 (2.90%) Riverbed
14 4 (2.90%) Avaya
15 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
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