The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 91 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.53% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.73% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £33,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £50,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+13.15% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
850 827 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.37% 73.64% 73.89%
Number of salaries quoted 767 736 558
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
High Availability
Wales

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
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 1 August 2014. 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 - 2 £37,000 -
High Availability
Wales

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware