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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 211 158 144
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -14
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1533 2207 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 2.05% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.34% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1656 1550
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86015 94271 97867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.06% 87.58% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71937 77596 78114
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

High Availability
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing High Availability within the UK.

High Availability Salary Trend in the UK

High Availability
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 within the UK.

High Availability Salary Histogram in the UK

High Availability
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 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
England -57 1429 £55,000 +10.00% 187
London -45 646 £60,000 - 68
South East -48 203 £50,000 +17.64% 27
Yorkshire -43 129 £45,000 - 17
City of London +43 127 £55,000 -8.33% 24
East of England -35 120 £55,000 +15.78% 22
West Yorkshire -43 106 £45,000 - 11
North West +13 94 £40,000 - 20
Leeds -39 93 £46,250 +2.77% 10
South West -28 80 £45,000 +12.50% 13
East Midlands +51 67 £46,250 +2.77% 9
Manchester -6 64 £42,500 +6.25% 13
West Midlands -29 64 £39,000 -10.85% 7
Scotland -11 61 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Berkshire -21 54 £50,000 +11.73% 8
Hampshire -9 50 £42,750 -14.50% 5
Hertfordshire -3 46 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Edinburgh -2 45 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +36 42 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Nottingham +33 40 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bedfordshire -15 40 £50,500 +20.23% 8
Oxfordshire +18 39 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Wiltshire +37 32 £45,000 - 1
Reading -25 32 £45,000 +0.55% 2
Surrey -14 26 £50,000 +20.48% 6
Wales +11 25 £42,500 +10.38% 3
South Yorkshire +22 24 £38,750 -8.82% 4
South Wales +16 24 £42,500 +10.38% 3
Chippenham +12 23 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Birmingham -15 23 £37,500 -18.91% 1

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 with a requirement for High Availability.

1 1003 (31.19%) SQL
2 995 (30.94%) Linux
3 901 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
4 827 (25.72%) Java
5 812 (25.25%) Windows
6 777 (24.16%) SQL Server
7 666 (20.71%) Finance
8 640 (19.90%) Microsoft
9 540 (16.79%) VMware
10 510 (15.86%) Oracle
11 492 (15.30%) Unix
12 436 (13.56%) JavaScript
13 423 (13.15%) HTML
14 422 (13.12%) Performance Tuning
15 411 (12.78%) Python
16 410 (12.75%) Cisco
17 405 (12.59%) Degree
18 400 (12.44%) TDD
19 392 (12.19%) DevOps
20 391 (12.16%) Firewall
21 390 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
22 387 (12.03%) Clustering
23 385 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
24 383 (11.91%) Windows Server
25 377 (11.72%) Scrum
26 373 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
27 371 (11.54%) MySQL
28 369 (11.47%) Web Services
29 363 (11.29%) .NET
30 356 (11.07%) ITIL

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 242 (7.52%) Apache
2 162 (5.04%) Tomcat
3 160 (4.98%) IIS
4 137 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 94 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 89 (2.77%) JBoss
7 86 (2.67%) nginx
8 85 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
9 81 (2.52%) WebSphere
10 78 (2.43%) OpenStack
11 76 (2.36%) WebLogic
12 71 (2.21%) SharePoint
13 69 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
14 55 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
15 39 (1.21%) CMS
16 38 (1.18%) Skype for Business
17 34 (1.06%) Apache Solr
17 34 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
18 30 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
19 26 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 277 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 48 (1.49%) MS Office
3 9 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.12%) MS Project
6 3 (0.093%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.031%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 20 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 14 (0.44%) Markit EDM
4 14 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
5 12 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.25%) BASE24
8 7 (0.22%) MultiFonds
8 7 (0.22%) thinkFolio
9 6 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.093%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 3 (0.093%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
12 2 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
13 1 (0.031%) SAP ERP
13 1 (0.031%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 390 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 143 (4.45%) SaaS
4 99 (3.08%) IaaS
5 78 (2.43%) PaaS
6 63 (1.96%) Office 365
7 53 (1.65%) GitHub
8 37 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 34 (1.06%) Amazon S3
10 29 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
11 27 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 19 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 10 (0.31%) Heroku
17 8 (0.25%) Google Analytics
18 7 (0.22%) DigitalOcean
18 7 (0.22%) MailChimp
19 5 (0.16%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 391 (12.16%) Firewall
2 289 (8.99%) DNS
3 252 (7.84%) WAN
4 250 (7.77%) SAN
5 238 (7.40%) TCP/IP
6 223 (6.93%) LAN
7 190 (5.91%) Internet
8 186 (5.78%) VPN
9 140 (4.35%) HTTP
10 138 (4.29%) BGP
11 128 (3.98%) MPLS
12 121 (3.76%) SSL
13 112 (3.48%) DHCP
13 112 (3.48%) OSPF
14 106 (3.30%) Wireless
15 96 (2.99%) VoIP
16 88 (2.74%) EIGRP
17 71 (2.21%) Network Security
18 67 (2.08%) VLAN
19 65 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 777 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 371 (11.54%) MySQL
3 302 (9.39%) Relational Database
4 244 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 239 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 239 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 220 (6.84%) Oracle Database
7 185 (5.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 178 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 166 (5.16%) RDBMS
10 163 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 145 (4.51%) MongoDB
12 131 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
13 125 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
13 125 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
14 96 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
14 96 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 88 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
16 82 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
17 81 (2.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 300 (9.33%) Jenkins
2 278 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 118 (3.67%) Maven
4 111 (3.45%) Gradle
5 103 (3.20%) Cucumber
5 103 (3.20%) TeamCity
6 98 (3.05%) Subversion
7 96 (2.99%) JUnit
8 76 (2.36%) JIRA
9 62 (1.93%) TestNG
10 61 (1.90%) Mockito
11 57 (1.77%) EasyMock
12 54 (1.68%) Selenium
13 53 (1.65%) CruiseControl
14 52 (1.62%) Eclipse
15 47 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
16 41 (1.27%) Vagrant
17 39 (1.21%) Visual Studio
18 31 (0.96%) Android Studio
18 31 (0.96%) NUnit
General
1 666 (20.71%) Finance
2 189 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 163 (5.07%) Retail
4 155 (4.82%) Banking
5 120 (3.73%) Games
6 75 (2.33%) Legal
7 73 (2.27%) Marketing
8 72 (2.24%) Music Industry
9 61 (1.90%) Publishing
10 49 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 41 (1.27%) Law
12 38 (1.18%) Advertising
13 31 (0.96%) Back Office
14 24 (0.75%) Front Office
15 22 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 22 (0.68%) Online Betting
15 22 (0.68%) Retail Banking
16 20 (0.62%) Automotive
17 19 (0.59%) Investment Banking
18 10 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 830 (25.81%) Developer
2 477 (14.83%) DBA
3 368 (11.44%) Administrator
4 335 (10.42%) SQL DBA
5 271 (8.43%) Java Developer
6 229 (7.12%) Architect
7 186 (5.78%) Analyst
8 176 (5.47%) Linux Engineer
9 175 (5.44%) Senior Developer
10 152 (4.73%) Network Engineer
11 147 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 147 (4.57%) Systems Engineer
12 146 (4.54%) SQL Server DBA
13 143 (4.45%) Consultant
14 142 (4.42%) Systems Administrator
15 135 (4.20%) .NET Developer
16 129 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
17 114 (3.54%) Support Engineer
18 113 (3.51%) Software Engineer
19 109 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (13.15%) HTML
2 369 (11.47%) Web Services
3 363 (11.29%) .NET
4 297 (9.24%) CSS
5 231 (7.18%) Spring
6 212 (6.59%) XML
7 192 (5.97%) Node.js
8 191 (5.94%) RESTful
9 184 (5.72%) AngularJS
10 182 (5.66%) ASP.NET
11 177 (5.50%) HTML5
12 153 (4.76%) REST
13 130 (4.04%) Middleware
14 126 (3.92%) jQuery
15 121 (3.76%) LAMP
16 109 (3.39%) CSS3
17 107 (3.33%) Hibernate
17 107 (3.33%) WCF
18 103 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 102 (3.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 387 (12.03%) Clustering
2 282 (8.77%) Data Centre
3 280 (8.71%) Computer Science
4 254 (7.90%) Replication
5 247 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
6 135 (4.20%) Management Information System
7 94 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (1.68%) Public Cloud
9 48 (1.49%) Statistics
10 46 (1.43%) Mathematics
11 45 (1.40%) Fintech
12 44 (1.37%) User Experience
13 39 (1.21%) iPad
14 38 (1.18%) Virtual Team
15 35 (1.09%) Algorithms
16 34 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
16 34 (1.06%) Mobile App
17 29 (0.90%) Online Games
17 29 (0.90%) Physics
18 28 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 995 (30.94%) Linux
2 812 (25.25%) Windows
3 492 (15.30%) Unix
4 383 (11.91%) Windows Server
5 232 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 225 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 185 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 92 (2.86%) Solaris
9 81 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (2.49%) Android
11 69 (2.15%) CentOS
12 65 (2.02%) AIX
13 49 (1.52%) Apple iOS
14 42 (1.31%) Ubuntu
15 40 (1.24%) Windows 7
16 30 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
17 24 (0.75%) Debian
18 21 (0.65%) Windows 10
19 17 (0.53%) OS/400
20 12 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (28.02%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (13.12%) Performance Tuning
3 400 (12.44%) TDD
4 392 (12.19%) DevOps
5 385 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 377 (11.72%) Scrum
7 356 (11.07%) ITIL
8 313 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
9 257 (7.99%) Configuration Management
9 257 (7.99%) E-Commerce
10 241 (7.49%) Software Engineering
11 231 (7.18%) Low Latency
12 205 (6.37%) Open Source
13 200 (6.22%) BDD
14 197 (6.13%) MVC
15 192 (5.97%) Mentoring
16 189 (5.88%) Project Management
17 175 (5.44%) Business Intelligence
17 175 (5.44%) Load Balancing
18 174 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1003 (31.19%) SQL
2 827 (25.72%) Java
3 436 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 411 (12.78%) Python
5 353 (10.98%) C#
6 271 (8.43%) T-SQL
7 255 (7.93%) Ruby
8 243 (7.56%) Perl
9 242 (7.52%) Bash Shell
10 238 (7.40%) PowerShell
11 205 (6.37%) PHP
12 176 (5.47%) Shell Script
13 124 (3.86%) C++
14 113 (3.51%) PL/SQL
15 104 (3.23%) Scala
16 92 (2.86%) C
17 57 (1.77%) VB.NET
18 34 (1.06%) Groovy
19 29 (0.90%) Go
20 23 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 405 (12.59%) Degree
2 245 (7.62%) Cisco Certification
3 193 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 181 (5.63%) CCNP
5 165 (5.13%) CCNA
6 147 (4.57%) Security Cleared
7 114 (3.54%) MCSE
8 85 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 64 (1.99%) MCSA
10 62 (1.93%) CCIE
11 53 (1.65%) MCITP
12 47 (1.46%) RHCE
13 39 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
14 37 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 37 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 35 (1.09%) CCSE
15 35 (1.09%) DV Cleared
16 33 (1.03%) CCSP
17 27 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
18 24 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (5.13%) QA
2 156 (4.85%) SLA
3 62 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 40 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 32 (1.00%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.31%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.31%) HL7
6 10 (0.31%) ISO 8583
7 7 (0.22%) DICOM
8 3 (0.093%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.062%) TickIT
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.031%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.031%) SEPA
System Software
1 373 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 314 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 167 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 166 (5.16%) Docker
5 119 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 98 (3.05%) vSphere
7 57 (1.77%) VMware ESX
8 40 (1.24%) XenApp
9 39 (1.21%) KVM
10 34 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
11 31 (0.96%) VirtualBox
12 24 (0.75%) Xen
13 23 (0.72%) Oracle Clusterware
14 22 (0.68%) NFS
14 22 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
15 20 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
15 20 (0.62%) Terminal Services
16 19 (0.59%) Squid
16 19 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 18 (0.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 333 (10.35%) Puppet
2 253 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
3 188 (5.85%) Ansible
4 134 (4.17%) Data Guard
5 104 (3.23%) Nagios
6 71 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 71 (2.21%) SCCM
7 66 (2.05%) SCOM
8 65 (2.02%) Salt
9 62 (1.93%) Failover Clustering
10 61 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 53 (1.65%) Microsoft Clustering
12 34 (1.06%) Tivoli
13 33 (1.03%) Cacti
14 30 (0.93%) ZABBIX
15 27 (0.84%) NetBackup
16 26 (0.81%) Graphite
17 24 (0.75%) logstash
18 23 (0.72%) Kubernetes
18 23 (0.72%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 640 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 540 (16.79%) VMware
3 510 (15.86%) Oracle
4 410 (12.75%) Cisco
5 256 (7.96%) Red Hat
6 192 (5.97%) HP
7 141 (4.38%) IBM
8 110 (3.42%) Citrix
9 105 (3.26%) Juniper
10 99 (3.08%) F5
11 93 (2.89%) NetApp
12 90 (2.80%) CheckPoint
13 70 (2.18%) EMC
14 65 (2.02%) SolarWinds
15 63 (1.96%) Dell
16 58 (1.80%) Remedy
17 51 (1.59%) Splunk
18 48 (1.49%) Symantec
19 39 (1.21%) Veritas
20 38 (1.18%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + flexi-time +33 days holidays+ more
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + £5k On Call + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Metapack
Salary: Competitive salary + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Up to £45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £41,000 to £57,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £31,383 to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens - shares, health +
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago