The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 191 172 148
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1818 2121 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.76% 1.91% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.22% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1628 1710
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
90545 95411 102003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.61% 85.93% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75257 77107 82195
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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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
England -20 1705 £52,500 - 180
London -23 823 £62,500 +4.16% 74
South East -6 264 £50,000 +5.26% 32
Yorkshire -26 170 £45,000 - 22
City of London -4 131 £60,000 +4.34% 21
East of England -38 128 £48,750 +8.33% 14
West Yorkshire -29 122 £45,000 - 16
Leeds -33 107 £45,000 - 15
South West +5 100 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North West +20 96 £45,000 - 16
Manchester +20 75 £45,000 - 11
Berkshire +19 74 £50,000 -9.09% 11
West Midlands -43 60 £47,500 +11.76% 13
East Midlands +2 59 £42,500 - 4
Reading +54 54 £50,000 -9.09% 5
South Wales +44 52 £41,000 +18.84% 1
Wales +40 52 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Hertfordshire +8 48 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Surrey -39 46 £53,500 +16.93% 7
Scotland -14 40 £52,500 +15.38% 8
Hampshire -11 39 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Buckinghamshire +39 38 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Oxfordshire -3 37 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Cardiff +26 35 £41,000 +26.15%
Bristol -22 34 £53,750 -2.27% 3
Bedfordshire -26 32 £49,500 +10.00% 2
Edinburgh +11 27 £42,500 -6.59% 4
Wiltshire +6 27 £55,000 +41.93% 1
Milton Keynes +32 24 £48,500 +29.33%
Nottinghamshire +14 24 £50,000 -16.66% 3

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 1289 (34.48%) SQL
2 1254 (33.55%) Linux
3 1085 (29.03%) Windows
4 984 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 933 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
6 809 (21.64%) Finance
7 805 (21.54%) Java
8 721 (19.29%) Microsoft
9 669 (17.90%) VMware
10 572 (15.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 572 (15.30%) Oracle
11 545 (14.58%) Unix
12 529 (14.15%) Clustering
13 516 (13.80%) Performance Tuning
14 474 (12.68%) MySQL
15 472 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 468 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
17 466 (12.47%) Firewall
18 459 (12.28%) Cisco
19 451 (12.07%) Python
20 447 (11.96%) Windows Server
21 445 (11.90%) Web Services
22 442 (11.82%) JavaScript
23 432 (11.56%) DevOps
24 421 (11.26%) ITIL
25 419 (11.21%) Degree
26 409 (10.94%) Puppet
27 408 (10.91%) MS Excel
27 408 (10.91%) E-Commerce
28 398 (10.65%) .NET

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 276 (7.38%) Apache
2 191 (5.11%) IIS
3 187 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 160 (4.28%) Node.js
5 143 (3.83%) MS Exchange
6 105 (2.81%) OpenStack
7 92 (2.46%) WebLogic
8 86 (2.30%) JBoss
9 82 (2.19%) SharePoint
10 78 (2.09%) WebSphere
11 73 (1.95%) nginx
12 66 (1.77%) Skype for Business
13 62 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
14 59 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 45 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
16 43 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
17 38 (1.02%) CMS
18 30 (0.80%) Confluence
19 28 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
20 25 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 408 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 72 (1.93%) MS Office
3 28 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.027%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
1 22 (0.59%) Markit EDM
1 22 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
2 21 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
3 20 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 12 (0.32%) MultiFonds
6 12 (0.32%) thinkFolio
7 10 (0.27%) SAP BPC
8 9 (0.24%) ION MarketView
9 8 (0.21%) Magento
10 6 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
10 6 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.080%) BASE24
12 3 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.080%) Oracle Retail
12 3 (0.080%) Oracle Utilities
13 2 (0.054%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 468 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 106 (2.84%) SaaS
4 95 (2.54%) IaaS
5 84 (2.25%) PaaS
6 72 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
7 51 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 44 (1.18%) Amazon S3
9 34 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 34 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 28 (0.75%) Office 365
11 25 (0.67%) GitHub
12 22 (0.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 21 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.43%) Joyent
15 8 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
15 8 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 7 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
16 7 (0.19%) CloudFront
17 6 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 466 (12.47%) Firewall
2 398 (10.65%) SAN
3 350 (9.36%) DNS
4 291 (7.78%) TCP/IP
5 218 (5.83%) WAN
6 217 (5.81%) Internet
7 199 (5.32%) BGP
8 194 (5.19%) LAN
9 190 (5.08%) VPN
10 163 (4.36%) OSPF
11 152 (4.07%) HTTP
12 138 (3.69%) SSL
13 131 (3.50%) MPLS
14 118 (3.16%) DHCP
15 113 (3.02%) EIGRP
16 103 (2.76%) VoIP
17 95 (2.54%) Network Security
17 95 (2.54%) Wireless
18 93 (2.49%) Cisco ASA
19 87 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 984 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 474 (12.68%) MySQL
3 327 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 307 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 284 (7.60%) Oracle Database
5 284 (7.60%) Relational Database
6 279 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 256 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 214 (5.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 206 (5.51%) Data Warehouse
10 202 (5.40%) NoSQL
11 184 (4.92%) RDBMS
12 172 (4.60%) MongoDB
13 151 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 139 (3.72%) Big Data
15 136 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 134 (3.58%) SQL Server 2005
17 124 (3.32%) Oracle Database 10g
18 107 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
19 100 (2.68%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 305 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 290 (7.76%) Jenkins
3 121 (3.24%) Subversion
4 98 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 96 (2.57%) TeamCity
6 92 (2.46%) JIRA
7 88 (2.35%) Maven
8 74 (1.98%) Cucumber
9 65 (1.74%) Gradle
10 59 (1.58%) Vagrant
11 58 (1.55%) JUnit
12 47 (1.26%) Mockito
13 44 (1.18%) Eclipse
14 38 (1.02%) Selenium
15 36 (0.96%) NUnit
16 34 (0.91%) Visual Studio
17 32 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 29 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
19 28 (0.75%) CruiseControl
20 26 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 809 (21.64%) Finance
2 226 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 203 (5.43%) Banking
4 159 (4.25%) Games
5 137 (3.67%) Retail
6 89 (2.38%) Marketing
7 78 (2.09%) Legal
8 55 (1.47%) Publishing
9 52 (1.39%) Front Office
10 45 (1.20%) Law
11 42 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 41 (1.10%) Advertising
13 38 (1.02%) Investment Banking
13 38 (1.02%) Music Industry
14 32 (0.86%) Back Office
15 30 (0.80%) Online Betting
16 28 (0.75%) Manufacturing
17 21 (0.56%) Private Banking
18 15 (0.40%) Automotive
19 14 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 822 (21.99%) Developer
2 690 (18.46%) DBA
3 565 (15.12%) Administrator
4 445 (11.90%) SQL DBA
5 313 (8.37%) Architect
6 274 (7.33%) Java Developer
7 266 (7.12%) SQL Server DBA
8 232 (6.21%) Analyst
9 213 (5.70%) Linux Engineer
10 198 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
11 196 (5.24%) Systems Administrator
12 180 (4.82%) Network Engineer
13 164 (4.39%) Senior Developer
13 164 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
14 160 (4.28%) Oracle DBA
15 144 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
15 144 (3.85%) Software Engineer
16 141 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
17 138 (3.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 113 (3.02%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (11.90%) Web Services
2 398 (10.65%) .NET
3 387 (10.35%) HTML
4 306 (8.19%) CSS
5 299 (8.00%) XML
6 205 (5.48%) Spring
7 178 (4.76%) LAMP
8 158 (4.23%) HTML5
9 152 (4.07%) AngularJS
10 147 (3.93%) Ajax
11 146 (3.91%) ASP.NET
12 140 (3.75%) RESTful
13 134 (3.58%) jQuery
14 131 (3.50%) REST
15 125 (3.34%) Middleware
16 119 (3.18%) Hibernate
17 114 (3.05%) JSON
18 110 (2.94%) J2EE
19 108 (2.89%) Java EE
20 97 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 529 (14.15%) Clustering
2 386 (10.33%) Replication
3 320 (8.56%) Data Centre
4 301 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 212 (5.67%) Computer Science
6 105 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 92 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 75 (2.01%) Public Cloud
9 61 (1.63%) Algorithms
9 61 (1.63%) User Experience
10 58 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 58 (1.55%) IPTV
11 56 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 56 (1.50%) Over-the-Top Content
12 48 (1.28%) Online Games
13 47 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
14 44 (1.18%) Mathematics
14 44 (1.18%) Mobile App
15 42 (1.12%) Fintech
16 40 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1254 (33.55%) Linux
2 1085 (29.03%) Windows
3 545 (14.58%) Unix
4 447 (11.96%) Windows Server
5 261 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 222 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 204 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 131 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 105 (2.81%) Android
10 90 (2.41%) CentOS
11 88 (2.35%) Apple iOS
11 88 (2.35%) Solaris
12 61 (1.63%) AIX
13 55 (1.47%) Debian
14 53 (1.42%) Ubuntu
15 31 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 30 (0.80%) SUSE
17 24 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
18 22 (0.59%) OS/400
19 19 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 933 (24.96%) Agile Software Development
2 572 (15.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 516 (13.80%) Performance Tuning
4 432 (11.56%) DevOps
5 421 (11.26%) ITIL
6 408 (10.91%) E-Commerce
7 387 (10.35%) Scrum
8 374 (10.01%) TDD
9 356 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 337 (9.02%) Software Engineering
11 305 (8.16%) Configuration Management
12 271 (7.25%) Load Balancing
13 251 (6.71%) Mentoring
14 236 (6.31%) Open Source
15 233 (6.23%) Capacity Planning
16 218 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
17 205 (5.48%) Project Management
18 196 (5.24%) Incident Management
19 170 (4.55%) Low Latency
20 169 (4.52%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1289 (34.48%) SQL
2 805 (21.54%) Java
3 451 (12.07%) Python
4 442 (11.82%) JavaScript
5 396 (10.59%) T-SQL
6 381 (10.19%) C#
7 283 (7.57%) Bash Shell
8 279 (7.46%) Perl
9 272 (7.28%) PowerShell
10 241 (6.45%) Ruby
11 202 (5.40%) PHP
12 153 (4.09%) Shell Script
13 144 (3.85%) C++
14 134 (3.58%) C
15 124 (3.32%) PL/SQL
16 70 (1.87%) Scala
17 59 (1.58%) Objective-C
18 43 (1.15%) VB.NET
19 36 (0.96%) AWK
19 36 (0.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 419 (11.21%) Degree
2 229 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
3 189 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 178 (4.76%) CCNP
5 165 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 119 (3.18%) CCNA
7 101 (2.70%) MCSE
8 86 (2.30%) SC Cleared
9 76 (2.03%) MCSA
10 63 (1.69%) CCSP
11 54 (1.44%) CCIE
12 50 (1.34%) MCITP
13 48 (1.28%) DV Cleared
14 39 (1.04%) MCTS
15 37 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
16 35 (0.94%) RHCE
16 35 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 29 (0.78%) OCP
18 28 (0.75%) CCSE
18 28 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (5.32%) SLA
2 113 (3.02%) QA
3 73 (1.95%) PCI DSS
4 67 (1.79%) Data Quality
5 42 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.16%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.054%) TickIT
11 1 (0.027%) COBIT
System Software
1 472 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 380 (10.17%) Active Directory
3 165 (4.41%) Docker
4 141 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
5 128 (3.42%) Hyper-V
6 94 (2.51%) vSphere
7 55 (1.47%) XenApp
8 49 (1.31%) KVM
9 39 (1.04%) Firmware
10 35 (0.94%) Postfix
10 35 (0.94%) VirtualBox
11 34 (0.91%) Squid
11 34 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
12 31 (0.83%) Oracle Clusterware
13 29 (0.78%) VMware ESX
14 27 (0.72%) NFS
14 27 (0.72%) XenDesktop
15 26 (0.70%) iptables
16 22 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
17 20 (0.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 409 (10.94%) Puppet
2 305 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 210 (5.62%) Ansible
4 152 (4.07%) Nagios
5 139 (3.72%) Data Guard
6 88 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 85 (2.27%) Salt
8 61 (1.63%) SCCM
9 59 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 56 (1.50%) SCOM
11 44 (1.18%) ZABBIX
12 36 (0.96%) Hyperic
13 35 (0.94%) Oracle Flashback
14 34 (0.91%) CFEngine
15 33 (0.88%) Cacti
15 33 (0.88%) Graphite
16 31 (0.83%) CA Wily
17 28 (0.75%) LiteSpeed
18 26 (0.70%) NetBackup
19 22 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 721 (19.29%) Microsoft
2 669 (17.90%) VMware
3 572 (15.30%) Oracle
4 459 (12.28%) Cisco
5 329 (8.80%) Red Hat
6 230 (6.15%) HP
7 182 (4.87%) Citrix
8 174 (4.65%) F5
9 164 (4.39%) IBM
10 150 (4.01%) NetApp
11 129 (3.45%) Juniper
12 108 (2.89%) CheckPoint
13 97 (2.59%) SolarWinds
14 89 (2.38%) Splunk
15 83 (2.22%) Symantec
16 72 (1.93%) EMC
17 57 (1.52%) Google
18 55 (1.47%) Remedy
19 53 (1.42%) SAP
20 43 (1.15%) Dell
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benififts
Posted: 7 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECS
Salary: Competative
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Computer People
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday