The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 162 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 89 73 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.58% 1.23% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 1.40% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 77 45 52
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £25,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4954 5197 5227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.77% 87.39% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4378 4296
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

High Availability
Salary Trend in the South West

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

High Availability Salary Trend in the South West

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in the South West

High Availability
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +25 24 £43,500 -3.33% 3
Bristol -1 24 £54,750 -8.75% 3
Somerset +6 21 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Gloucestershire -9 11 £55,000 - 2
Devon 0 8 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Dorset +16 2 £37,000 -7.50% 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 57 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (32.73%) SQL
3 46 (27.88%) VMware
4 45 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 44 (26.67%) Windows
6 42 (25.45%) Scrum
7 41 (24.85%) Java
8 38 (23.03%) Linux
8 38 (23.03%) Web Services
8 38 (23.03%) Cisco
8 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
9 37 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (21.82%) Finance
10 36 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 34 (20.61%) MCSE
12 33 (20.00%) Spring
13 30 (18.18%) Firewall
13 30 (18.18%) HTML
13 30 (18.18%) CCNA
13 30 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
14 29 (17.58%) RDBMS
14 29 (17.58%) Relational Database
14 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (16.97%) Data Centre
15 28 (16.97%) Eclipse
15 28 (16.97%) Hibernate
16 26 (15.76%) Service Delivery
16 26 (15.76%) JavaScript
17 25 (15.15%) Active Directory

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 18 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (10.91%) IIS
4 17 (10.30%) WebSphere
4 17 (10.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (7.88%) JBoss
8 7 (4.24%) Apache
9 6 (3.64%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.42%) CloudStack
11 3 (1.82%) nginx
11 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.21%) Confluence
13 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.61%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.03%) GitHub
5 4 (2.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Office 365
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.18%) Firewall
2 21 (12.73%) Ethernet
3 20 (12.12%) VPN
4 19 (11.52%) Internet
4 19 (11.52%) MPLS
4 19 (11.52%) TCP/IP
5 16 (9.70%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (9.70%) WAN
6 14 (8.48%) Cisco PIX
6 14 (8.48%) DSL
6 14 (8.48%) Remote Desktop
6 14 (8.48%) SSL
6 14 (8.48%) VoIP
7 9 (5.45%) LTE
7 9 (5.45%) SNMP
8 8 (4.85%) DNS
9 7 (4.24%) FCoE
10 6 (3.64%) IPsec
11 5 (3.03%) TETRA
12 4 (2.42%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.58%) RDBMS
1 29 (17.58%) Relational Database
2 22 (13.33%) MySQL
2 22 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 19 (11.52%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.88%) Redis
6 12 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (6.06%) Data Mining
9 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (2.42%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (1.82%) ActiveReports
12 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.82%) Riak
12 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (16.97%) Eclipse
2 18 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.67%) EasyMock
4 11 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 11 (6.67%) JUnit
4 11 (6.67%) Maven
4 11 (6.67%) Mockito
4 11 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (6.67%) Subversion
4 11 (6.67%) Vagrant
5 10 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.45%) JIRA
7 7 (4.24%) Redmine
8 4 (2.42%) CppUnit
8 4 (2.42%) MSTest
9 2 (1.21%) GitLab
9 2 (1.21%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.61%) PROIV
General
1 36 (21.82%) Finance
2 24 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.85%) Retail
4 3 (1.82%) Banking
4 3 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) Electronics
5 2 (1.21%) Games
5 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.21%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (30.30%) Developer
2 38 (23.03%) Java Developer
3 17 (10.30%) Administrator
4 16 (9.70%) DBA
5 15 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (8.48%) SQL DBA
7 13 (7.88%) Architect
8 12 (7.27%) Consultant
8 12 (7.27%) IT Consultant
8 12 (7.27%) Technical Architect
8 12 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Designer
10 10 (6.06%) Senior Designer
11 8 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (3.64%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.64%) Network Engineer
12 6 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
12 6 (3.64%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.03%) Web Services
2 33 (20.00%) Spring
3 30 (18.18%) HTML
4 28 (16.97%) Hibernate
5 19 (11.52%) CSS
5 19 (11.52%) XML
6 18 (10.91%) Ajax
7 17 (10.30%) Apache Camel
7 17 (10.30%) Java EE
7 17 (10.30%) JPA
7 17 (10.30%) JSF
7 17 (10.30%) JSON
7 17 (10.30%) RichFaces
7 17 (10.30%) Spring Web Flow
7 17 (10.30%) Struts
8 14 (8.48%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.88%) .NET
9 13 (7.88%) RESTful
10 12 (7.27%) HTML5
10 12 (7.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.97%) Data Centre
2 17 (10.30%) Replication
3 16 (9.70%) Clustering
4 10 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.06%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.42%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.82%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.21%) User Experience
10 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.61%) Blog
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.61%) PMI
10 1 (0.61%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.61%) Social Media
10 1 (0.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.67%) Windows
2 38 (23.03%) Linux
2 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
3 36 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (6.67%) Unix
7 4 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.21%) Debian
8 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.61%) AIX
9 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (25.45%) Scrum
3 26 (15.76%) Service Delivery
4 24 (14.55%) DevOps
5 21 (12.73%) Load Balancing
5 21 (12.73%) Migration
5 21 (12.73%) SOA
6 17 (10.30%) UML
6 17 (10.30%) User Stories
7 16 (9.70%) Kanban
8 15 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 15 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (8.48%) Automated Testing
9 14 (8.48%) Problem Management
9 14 (8.48%) Server Building
10 13 (7.88%) Integration Testing
10 13 (7.88%) Mentoring
11 12 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.27%) ITIL
12 10 (6.06%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (32.73%) SQL
2 41 (24.85%) Java
3 26 (15.76%) JavaScript
4 21 (12.73%) PowerShell
5 18 (10.91%) PHP
6 15 (9.09%) C
6 15 (9.09%) C#
7 11 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.06%) Python
8 10 (6.06%) Ruby
9 7 (4.24%) Korn
10 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.42%) C++
11 4 (2.42%) Go
11 4 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.82%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.61%) ES6
13 1 (0.61%) Groovy
13 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (20.61%) MCSE
3 30 (18.18%) CCNA
3 30 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (13.94%) Security Cleared
5 18 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (9.70%) SC Cleared
7 15 (9.09%) MCITP
7 15 (9.09%) MCP
8 14 (8.48%) CCIE
8 14 (8.48%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (7.27%) Degree
10 8 (4.85%) MCSA
11 7 (4.24%) CISSP
11 7 (4.24%) DV Cleared
11 7 (4.24%) GIAC
11 7 (4.24%) Linux+ Certification
11 7 (4.24%) Network+ Certification
11 7 (4.24%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (4.24%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 36 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 14 (8.48%) Terminal Services
4 12 (7.27%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.45%) VMware ESX
6 7 (4.24%) NFS
6 7 (4.24%) Samba
7 6 (3.64%) vSphere
7 6 (3.64%) Xen
8 5 (3.03%) Docker
8 5 (3.03%) KVM
8 5 (3.03%) XenServer
9 2 (1.21%) Corosync
9 2 (1.21%) Gluster
9 2 (1.21%) iptables
9 2 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.21%) XenApp
10 1 (0.61%) Firmware
10 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (11.52%) Puppet
2 14 (8.48%) Backup Exec
3 13 (7.88%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (6.67%) Nagios
4 11 (6.67%) WSUS
5 8 (4.85%) Ansible
6 4 (2.42%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.42%) Cobbler
6 4 (2.42%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.82%) SCCM
7 3 (1.82%) SCOM
8 2 (1.21%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.21%) Check_MK
8 2 (1.21%) Ganeti
8 2 (1.21%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.21%) Linux-HA
8 2 (1.21%) Mesos
8 2 (1.21%) Pacemaker
8 2 (1.21%) Pingdom
8 2 (1.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (27.88%) VMware
2 45 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 38 (23.03%) Cisco
4 24 (14.55%) HP
5 22 (13.33%) IBM
6 18 (10.91%) Juniper
7 16 (9.70%) Dell
8 15 (9.09%) Veeam
9 14 (8.48%) Draytek
9 14 (8.48%) ProCurve
9 14 (8.48%) SonicWALL
9 14 (8.48%) Symantec
9 14 (8.48%) Veritas
9 14 (8.48%) WatchGuard
9 14 (8.48%) ZyXEL
10 11 (6.67%) Infobright
10 11 (6.67%) SolarWinds
11 9 (5.45%) NetApp
12 7 (4.24%) EMC
12 7 (4.24%) Nokia
Gloucestershire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Good Bonus & Pension + others
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: Good Bonus & Pension + others
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competative Salary and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago