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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
High Availability
Rank 227 227 205
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 17 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £35,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
5010 5131 4169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.14% 82.72% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4163 4184 3679
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 29 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
Gloucestershire - 10 - -
Wiltshire - 5 £35,000 -
Somerset - 2 £42,500 -
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 19 (59.38%) SAN
2 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (50.00%) Oracle
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 14 (43.75%) C
4 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 13 (40.63%) Replication
6 12 (37.50%) Linux
6 12 (37.50%) HP
6 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 11 (34.38%) UNIX
8 10 (31.25%) MySQL
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
8 10 (31.25%) Clustering
9 9 (28.13%) NetApp
9 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
10 8 (25.00%) Symantec
10 8 (25.00%) Citrix
10 8 (25.00%) Java
10 8 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
10 8 (25.00%) Hyperic
11 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
11 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) NAS
11 7 (21.88%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (12.50%) SAS
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) SAN
2 7 (21.88%) NAS
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) LDAP
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
4 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) WLAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) HTTP
5 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) MySQL
3 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 4 (12.50%) OLTP
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (12.50%) TKPROF
6 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
7 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
7 2 (6.25%) HBase
7 2 (6.25%) Voldemort
7 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (12.50%) Subversion
1 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.25%) RSpec
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) Hudson
2 2 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (3.13%) Electronics
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
1 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (12.50%) AS400 Support
2 4 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) AS400 Operator
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (6.25%) Designer
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) HTML
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
1 6 (18.75%) JPA
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (12.50%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) XSD
2 4 (12.50%) XSLT
2 4 (12.50%) XML Schema
2 4 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) X-Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Servlets
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) JAX-RS
3 2 (6.25%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Replication
2 10 (31.25%) Clustering
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) W3C
4 4 (12.50%) AS400
5 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 3 (9.38%) iSeries
6 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) UNIX
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Load Balancing
2 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
3 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 8 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.50%) OOD
8 4 (12.50%) UML
8 4 (12.50%) OO
8 4 (12.50%) RUP
8 4 (12.50%) BPEL
8 4 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C
2 8 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.75%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) PL/SQL
6 4 (12.50%) XPath
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SCSA
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Hyperic
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (15.63%) Data Guard
3 4 (12.50%) SCCM
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (6.25%) logstash
4 2 (6.25%) Graphite
4 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 8 (25.00%) Symantec
5 8 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Terracotta
7 2 (6.25%) Google
7 2 (6.25%) Brocade
7 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) SAP
8 1 (3.13%) Sun