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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 380 376 347
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 63 56 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 21
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
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
17518 18513 17439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.87% 80.45% 78.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13998 14584 14234
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 April 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 April 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
Berkshire -3 17 £33,000 -40.00% 2
Hampshire +9 12 £60,000 +26.31%
West Sussex - 12 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £64,000 - 1
Surrey -6 6 £48,750 -4.87%
East Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £35,000 -
Kent +13 1 - -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 55 (55.00%) Clustering
2 54 (54.00%) Windows
3 48 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 38 (38.00%) MS Exchange
4 38 (38.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 36 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (33.00%) Microsoft
7 29 (29.00%) Windows XP
7 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 29 (29.00%) Release Management
7 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
8 27 (27.00%) Blackberry
8 27 (27.00%) Live Communications Server
9 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
10 25 (25.00%) VMware
11 24 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (23.00%) Fujitsu
13 22 (22.00%) SAN
13 22 (22.00%) Load Balancing
13 22 (22.00%) DV Cleared
13 22 (22.00%) Lync
14 21 (21.00%) Replication
15 20 (20.00%) SQL
15 20 (20.00%) Cisco
16 19 (19.00%) Business Continuity
17 18 (18.00%) UNIX
17 18 (18.00%) WAN
18 17 (17.00%) Linux
18 17 (17.00%) LAN
18 17 (17.00%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 38 (38.00%) MS Exchange
1 38 (38.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 36 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (29.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (27.00%) Live Communications Server
5 22 (22.00%) Lync
6 16 (16.00%) IIS
7 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.00%) IaaS
2 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.00%) SAN
2 18 (18.00%) WAN
3 17 (17.00%) LAN
4 15 (15.00%) DNS
4 15 (15.00%) Firewall
5 14 (14.00%) NAS
5 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (12.00%) VoIP
7 11 (11.00%) DHCP
7 11 (11.00%) HSRP
8 6 (6.00%) OSPF
8 6 (6.00%) BGP
9 4 (4.00%) VLAN
10 3 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.00%) MPLS
11 2 (2.00%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.00%) VPN
11 2 (2.00%) HTTP
11 2 (2.00%) PPP
11 2 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.00%) SSDT
7 2 (2.00%) MySQL
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.00%) ProC
General
1 17 (17.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.00%) Automotive
3 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (27.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 26 (26.00%) Support Engineer
3 24 (24.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 23 (23.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 23 (23.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (14.00%) DBA
6 13 (13.00%) Consultant
7 12 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (11.00%) Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (10.00%) Software Consultant
10 8 (8.00%) Network Team Leader
10 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
10 8 (8.00%) SQL DBA
10 8 (8.00%) Administrator
11 7 (7.00%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Designer
11 7 (7.00%) Technical Designer
11 7 (7.00%) Designer
12 6 (6.00%) VoIP Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
1 12 (12.00%) Web Services
2 4 (4.00%) Middleware
3 3 (3.00%) COM
4 1 (1.00%) SOAP
4 1 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (1.00%) JSON
4 1 (1.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.00%) OC4J
4 1 (1.00%) REST
4 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (55.00%) Clustering
2 27 (27.00%) Blackberry
3 21 (21.00%) Replication
4 8 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.00%) GIS
6 1 (1.00%) PKI
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (54.00%) Windows
2 29 (29.00%) Windows XP
3 18 (18.00%) UNIX
4 17 (17.00%) Linux
5 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.00%) CentOS
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.00%) Debian
8 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) Release Management
2 24 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (22.00%) Load Balancing
4 19 (19.00%) Business Continuity
5 16 (16.00%) Project Management
6 15 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.00%) Service Management
7 11 (11.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.00%) ITIL
8 8 (8.00%) CRM
8 8 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (7.00%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.00%) Identity Management
10 5 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
11 4 (4.00%) Network Architecture
11 4 (4.00%) Matrix Management
11 4 (4.00%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (7.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.00%) C#
4 3 (3.00%) Java
5 2 (2.00%) Perl
5 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) C
6 1 (1.00%) sed
6 1 (1.00%) PHP
6 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.00%) VBScript
6 1 (1.00%) Python
6 1 (1.00%) Uniface
6 1 (1.00%) AWK
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (29.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (22.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) CCNP
3 11 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.00%) CCDP
5 8 (8.00%) Degree
6 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.00%) CCNA
8 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.00%) MCSE
10 2 (2.00%) OCP
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.00%) OCA
11 1 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) SLA
1 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (7.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.00%) vSphere
8 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.00%) UAG
8 1 (1.00%) Varnish
8 1 (1.00%) KVM
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.00%) NFS
8 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (12.00%) SCCM
2 11 (11.00%) WSUS
3 10 (10.00%) ARCserve
3 10 (10.00%) SCSM
4 6 (6.00%) SCOM
5 3 (3.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.00%) Puppet
7 1 (1.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.00%) collectd
7 1 (1.00%) StatsD
7 1 (1.00%) logstash
7 1 (1.00%) Salt
7 1 (1.00%) Graphite
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (25.00%) VMware
3 23 (23.00%) Fujitsu
4 20 (20.00%) Cisco
5 12 (12.00%) Dell
5 12 (12.00%) Citrix
6 10 (10.00%) Sophos
6 10 (10.00%) Lumension
7 8 (8.00%) HP
8 6 (6.00%) SolarWinds
8 6 (6.00%) Oracle
9 5 (5.00%) Brocade
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.00%) EMC
11 2 (2.00%) NetApp
12 1 (1.00%) Veritas
12 1 (1.00%) Veeam
12 1 (1.00%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.00%) Tieto
12 1 (1.00%) Rackspace
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