The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank - 89 79
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.22% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
High Availability
Wales

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
821 908 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.88% 78.55% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 731 814 605
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

High Availability
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

High Availability Salary Trend in South Wales

High Availability
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle