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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 66 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 29 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.56% 2.11% 3.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 2.57% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 26
Average salary £45,000 £38,400 £39,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -2.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
898 972 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.12% 81.96% 84.13%
Number of salaries quoted 779 850 635
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in South Wales

High Availability
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Cardiff +8 18 £41,250 +37.50% 2
Newport +13 8 £50,000 - 1
Torfaen +5 5 £45,000 -
Caerphilly -4 2 £38,000 -1.04%
High Availability
Wales

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 19 (36.54%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Cisco
2 19 (36.54%) Firewall
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.00%) Advertising
5 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.00%) LAN
5 13 (25.00%) Unix
6 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 11 (21.15%) Windows
7 11 (21.15%) Java
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
8 10 (19.23%) F5
8 10 (19.23%) Apache
8 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
8 10 (19.23%) Clustering
9 9 (17.31%) SAN
9 9 (17.31%) WAN
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
9 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
9 9 (17.31%) SQL
9 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (15.38%) NAS
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
10 8 (15.38%) Change Management

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (19.23%) Apache
2 7 (13.46%) JBoss
3 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) Firewall
2 13 (25.00%) LAN
3 9 (17.31%) SAN
3 9 (17.31%) WAN
4 8 (15.38%) NAS
5 6 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.54%) VPN
6 5 (9.62%) DNS
6 5 (9.62%) Internet
6 5 (9.62%) iSCSI
6 5 (9.62%) Kerberos
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security
6 5 (9.62%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (7.69%) BGP
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.69%) HSRP
7 4 (7.69%) IPsec
7 4 (7.69%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Big Data
2 5 (9.62%) Data Mining
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) OLAP
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
General
1 13 (25.00%) Advertising
2 12 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
4 5 (9.62%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Law
6 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Head of IT
5 5 (9.62%) Head of IT Operations
5 5 (9.62%) Head of Operations
5 5 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Network Support
6 4 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) HTML
2 7 (13.46%) HTML5
3 4 (7.69%) COM
4 3 (5.77%) Java EE
4 3 (5.77%) Spring
4 3 (5.77%) XML
5 2 (3.85%) Ajax
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) J2SE
5 2 (3.85%) JPA
5 2 (3.85%) JSP
5 2 (3.85%) Spring Web Flow
5 2 (3.85%) Struts
5 2 (3.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.92%) .NET
6 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.92%) JavaFX
6 1 (1.92%) JSF
6 1 (1.92%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) Clustering
3 6 (11.54%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (5.77%) Replication
6 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) Fintech
7 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) Unix
3 11 (21.15%) Windows
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (13.46%) Android
6 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
6 6 (11.54%) Solaris
6 6 (11.54%) VyOS
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.62%) AIX
7 5 (9.62%) CentOS
7 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) ITIL
2 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Change Management
4 7 (13.46%) Multithreading
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.54%) Service Management
6 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.62%) Low Latency
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Marketing
6 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.77%) Software Distribution
8 3 (5.77%) Supplier Management
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) ETL
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
9 2 (3.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) Java
2 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
2 9 (17.31%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) Objective-C
3 7 (13.46%) PHP
4 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.54%) CCNA
2 6 (11.54%) CCSA
2 6 (11.54%) CCSE
2 6 (11.54%) SAP Certification
3 4 (7.69%) CCNP
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.69%) RHCE
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 6 (11.54%) ISO 9001
2 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (11.54%) ISO22301
2 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.62%) NFS
3 5 (9.62%) Squid
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) VMware
3 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) F5
4 10 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.54%) Brocade
5 6 (11.54%) CA
5 6 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.54%) HP
5 6 (11.54%) IBM
5 6 (11.54%) Juniper
5 6 (11.54%) SAP
5 6 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 6 (11.54%) Vyatta
6 5 (9.62%) EMC
6 5 (9.62%) Veritas
7 4 (7.69%) Radware
7 4 (7.69%) TippingPoint
8 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
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