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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 239 227 221
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.096% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £46,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
5196 4792 4440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 82.27% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4291 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,397 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Wiltshire -6 4 £38,750 +13.97% 4
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
4 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) OSPF
2 1 (9.09%) BGP
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) TKPROF
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
1 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSD
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
1 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) JPA
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Replication
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) W3C
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) SUSE
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
3 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) BPEL
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) XPath
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SCSA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) QA
3 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
4 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
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