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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 370 399 364
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -35
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 76 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 54
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,700 £30,225
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +31.25%
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
17386 18330 17148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 82.76% 80.24% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 13936 14541 14068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +22 23 £37,500 -14.77%
Buckinghamshire 0 15 £38,500 +6.20% 3
West Sussex +11 11 £42,500 -
Hampshire -1 11 £60,000 +26.31%
Berkshire -13 9 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £64,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 86 (61.87%) Clustering
2 83 (59.71%) Windows
3 67 (48.20%) Active Directory
4 62 (44.60%) Microsoft
5 54 (38.85%) Load Balancing
6 53 (38.13%) VMware
7 51 (36.69%) SQL Server
8 49 (35.25%) Linux
9 48 (34.53%) SAN
10 47 (33.81%) Lync
11 44 (31.65%) DNS
12 43 (30.94%) UNIX
12 43 (30.94%) Business Continuity
12 43 (30.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 42 (30.22%) Cisco
14 40 (28.78%) SQL
14 40 (28.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (28.78%) Data Centre
15 39 (28.06%) Exchange Server 2010
15 39 (28.06%) MS Exchange
16 33 (23.74%) WAN
16 33 (23.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (22.30%) Citrix
17 31 (22.30%) Firewall
17 31 (22.30%) SCCM
18 30 (21.58%) TCP/IP
18 30 (21.58%) NAS
19 29 (20.86%) Performance Tuning
19 29 (20.86%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 47 (33.81%) Lync
2 39 (28.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 39 (28.06%) MS Exchange
3 33 (23.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (16.55%) IIS
5 13 (9.35%) Live Communications Server
5 13 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
7 9 (6.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (5.04%) Apache
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.44%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.72%) JBoss
11 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (15.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) SaaS
2 6 (4.32%) IaaS
3 5 (3.60%) PaaS
4 4 (2.88%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (34.53%) SAN
2 44 (31.65%) DNS
3 33 (23.74%) WAN
4 31 (22.30%) Firewall
5 30 (21.58%) NAS
5 30 (21.58%) TCP/IP
6 29 (20.86%) LAN
7 26 (18.71%) DHCP
8 24 (17.27%) HSRP
9 21 (15.11%) VoIP
10 12 (8.63%) BGP
11 10 (7.19%) OSPF
12 8 (5.76%) VLAN
13 7 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (5.04%) EIGRP
14 6 (4.32%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (3.60%) SSH
15 5 (3.60%) MPLS
16 4 (2.88%) DEFINITY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.69%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.23%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (11.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (10.79%) MySQL
5 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.72%) ProC
2 1 (0.72%) Ant
General
1 17 (12.23%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.16%) Retail
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (16.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (15.83%) DBA
3 17 (12.23%) Support Engineer
3 17 (12.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Designer
4 16 (11.51%) Designer
5 15 (10.79%) Network Team Leader
5 15 (10.79%) Team Leader
6 14 (10.07%) Technical Designer
6 14 (10.07%) SQL DBA
7 11 (7.91%) Messaging Engineer
8 10 (7.19%) Analyst
9 9 (6.47%) Architect
10 8 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.76%) Administrator
10 8 (5.76%) VoIP Specialist
10 8 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 8 (5.76%) Network Specialist
11 7 (5.04%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (17.99%) .NET
2 24 (17.27%) Web Services
3 10 (7.19%) Application Packaging
4 7 (5.04%) Middleware
5 5 (3.60%) Memcached
5 5 (3.60%) Esper
6 3 (2.16%) COM
7 2 (1.44%) J2EE
8 1 (0.72%) SOAP
8 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.72%) JSON
8 1 (0.72%) XML
8 1 (0.72%) REST
8 1 (0.72%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 86 (61.87%) Clustering
2 40 (28.78%) Data Centre
3 15 (10.79%) Replication
4 13 (9.35%) Blackberry
5 9 (6.47%) PKI
6 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.60%) Statistics
9 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.44%) GIS
10 2 (1.44%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.44%) CMDB
10 2 (1.44%) iSeries
11 1 (0.72%) Telematics
11 1 (0.72%) LPAR
11 1 (0.72%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 83 (59.71%) Windows
2 49 (35.25%) Linux
3 43 (30.94%) UNIX
4 33 (23.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (16.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (9.35%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.44%) CentOS
8 2 (1.44%) OS/400
8 2 (1.44%) Debian
9 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.72%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.72%) AIX
9 1 (0.72%) Solaris
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.85%) Load Balancing
2 43 (30.94%) Business Continuity
3 40 (28.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (20.86%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (17.99%) Configuration Management
6 25 (17.99%) Project Management
7 23 (16.55%) Release Management
8 20 (14.39%) Service Management
9 18 (12.95%) Patch Management
10 17 (12.23%) Service Delivery
11 15 (10.79%) ITIL
12 14 (10.07%) Identity Management
13 12 (8.63%) Performance Management
14 11 (7.91%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (7.91%) Infrastructure Management
14 11 (7.91%) Data Centre Operations
15 10 (7.19%) Server Patching
15 10 (7.19%) Server Building
15 10 (7.19%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (28.78%) SQL
2 19 (13.67%) PowerShell
3 16 (11.51%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.19%) VBScript
5 9 (6.47%) Perl
6 7 (5.04%) C
6 7 (5.04%) Python
7 6 (4.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.32%) C#
7 6 (4.32%) PHP
8 5 (3.60%) Java
8 5 (3.60%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.88%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.72%) Uniface
11 1 (0.72%) AWK
11 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.72%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (15.11%) Security Cleared
3 20 (14.39%) CCNP
4 17 (12.23%) CCDP
5 15 (10.79%) Degree
6 9 (6.47%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.32%) CCNA
8 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.44%) CCIE
10 1 (0.72%) OCP
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.72%) MCITP
10 1 (0.72%) MCSE
10 1 (0.72%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.91%) QA
2 10 (7.19%) SLA
3 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 67 (48.20%) Active Directory
2 43 (30.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (18.71%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (11.51%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.47%) UAG
6 8 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.88%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Clusterware
9 2 (1.44%) KVM
9 2 (1.44%) Xen
9 2 (1.44%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.72%) XenApp
10 1 (0.72%) XenServer
10 1 (0.72%) vSphere
10 1 (0.72%) LXC
10 1 (0.72%) NFS
10 1 (0.72%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 31 (22.30%) SCCM
2 20 (14.39%) SCOM
3 18 (12.95%) WSUS
4 16 (11.51%) ARCserve
4 16 (11.51%) SCSM
5 10 (7.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Hyperic
7 7 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (5.04%) Puppet
7 7 (5.04%) Nagios
8 6 (4.32%) collectd
8 6 (4.32%) logstash
8 6 (4.32%) Salt
8 6 (4.32%) Graphite
9 5 (3.60%) ZABBIX
9 5 (3.60%) Cacti
9 5 (3.60%) Ganglia
10 4 (2.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (2.88%) Data Guard
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 62 (44.60%) Microsoft
2 53 (38.13%) VMware
3 42 (30.22%) Cisco
4 31 (22.30%) Citrix
5 28 (20.14%) HP
6 21 (15.11%) Dell
7 20 (14.39%) Dell Compellent
8 18 (12.95%) SolarWinds
9 16 (11.51%) Sophos
9 16 (11.51%) Lumension
10 15 (10.79%) Oracle
11 12 (8.63%) Symantec
12 10 (7.19%) Fujitsu
12 10 (7.19%) NetApp
13 7 (5.04%) Brocade
14 6 (4.32%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.88%) Avaya
15 4 (2.88%) Juniper
15 4 (2.88%) Riverbed
15 4 (2.88%) Meraki
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