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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 181 166 150
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1927 1980 2184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.89% 1.89% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 2.21% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1496 1512
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
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
88421 89510 88212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.81% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73412 73509 70144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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
(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
England -6 1795 £52,500 +5.00% 212
London -6 817 £57,500 - 96
South East +11 277 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Yorkshire -19 221 £45,000 - 26
West Yorkshire -24 183 £45,000 - 20
Leeds -28 154 £45,000 - 16
East of England -7 147 £55,000 +21.54% 11
North West +67 117 £45,000 +2.85% 24
City of London -8 111 £60,000 - 22
South West +21 98 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Manchester +51 87 £45,000 - 19
Scotland +23 72 £41,000 -3.52% 6
East Midlands +34 70 £40,750 -9.44% 2
Surrey +9 66 £45,500 -4.21% 5
Hampshire +20 50 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Edinburgh +30 48 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Berkshire -38 43 £50,500 -12.17% 8
Oxfordshire +27 41 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Buckinghamshire +12 39 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Hertfordshire -15 38 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Bristol +1 37 £52,500 -16.00% 3
West Midlands -59 37 £41,250 -2.94% 16
Cambridgeshire +8 35 £51,350 +14.11% 2
South Wales +16 33 £45,000 +17.18% 1
Wales +9 33 £45,000 +17.18% 1
Cambridge +13 32 £51,350 +14.11%
Nottinghamshire +10 29 £44,000 -9.74% 1
Nottingham +10 28 £44,000 -9.74% 1
Essex -15 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Ealing - 25 £65,000 -

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 1440 (35.11%) SQL
2 1338 (32.63%) Linux
3 1129 (27.53%) Windows
4 1121 (27.33%) SQL Server
5 1090 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
6 904 (22.04%) Finance
7 851 (20.75%) Microsoft
8 825 (20.12%) Java
9 741 (18.07%) VMware
10 605 (14.75%) Unix
11 594 (14.48%) Oracle
12 567 (13.83%) Performance Tuning
13 553 (13.48%) Clustering
14 537 (13.09%) Disaster Recovery
15 532 (12.97%) MySQL
16 507 (12.36%) T-SQL
16 507 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
17 504 (12.29%) JavaScript
17 504 (12.29%) Cisco
17 504 (12.29%) Degree
18 500 (12.19%) .NET
19 494 (12.05%) Firewall
20 491 (11.97%) E-Commerce
21 486 (11.85%) Web Services
22 480 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
23 477 (11.63%) MS Excel
24 458 (11.17%) Python
25 451 (11.00%) Replication
26 448 (10.92%) Software Engineering
27 445 (10.85%) Windows Server

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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
1 385 (9.39%) Apache
2 220 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 207 (5.05%) IIS
4 164 (4.00%) Node.js
5 138 (3.37%) MS Exchange
6 101 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 100 (2.44%) JBoss
8 99 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 81 (1.98%) SharePoint
10 75 (1.83%) nginx
11 73 (1.78%) WebSphere
12 64 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 60 (1.46%) Skype for Business
14 53 (1.29%) Confluence
15 50 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
16 36 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
16 36 (0.88%) Liferay
17 35 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
18 33 (0.80%) Apache Solr
19 31 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 477 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 104 (2.54%) MS Office
3 48 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 3 (0.073%) HipChat
7 2 (0.049%) Simulink
8 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 41 (1.00%) Markit EDM
2 21 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
4 16 (0.39%) Magento
5 15 (0.37%) BusinessWorks
5 15 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.27%) ION MarketView
6 11 (0.27%) MultiFonds
6 11 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.27%) thinkFolio
7 10 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 10 (0.24%) SAP BPC
8 9 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
10 4 (0.098%) Oracle Utilities
10 4 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.098%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (0.073%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.073%) SAP SCM
12 2 (0.049%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 480 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 228 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 102 (2.49%) SaaS
4 83 (2.02%) IaaS
5 78 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
6 62 (1.51%) PaaS
7 54 (1.32%) Office 365
8 53 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 46 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 34 (0.83%) Amazon S3
10 34 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
11 31 (0.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 25 (0.61%) GitHub
13 19 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 18 (0.44%) Joyent
15 15 (0.37%) CloudFront
16 10 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
17 9 (0.22%) Google Apps
18 8 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
18 8 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 494 (12.05%) Firewall
2 442 (10.78%) SAN
3 333 (8.12%) DNS
4 293 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 263 (6.41%) Internet
6 235 (5.73%) WAN
7 202 (4.93%) BGP
8 200 (4.88%) LAN
9 191 (4.66%) VPN
10 178 (4.34%) OSPF
11 143 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
12 142 (3.46%) Network Security
13 140 (3.41%) HTTP
14 138 (3.37%) MPLS
15 129 (3.15%) VoIP
16 119 (2.90%) SSL
17 99 (2.41%) NAS
18 98 (2.39%) DHCP
18 98 (2.39%) EIGRP
19 85 (2.07%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1121 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 532 (12.97%) MySQL
3 382 (9.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 340 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 304 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 279 (6.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 253 (6.17%) Oracle Database
7 253 (6.17%) Relational Database
8 235 (5.73%) Data Warehouse
9 222 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 204 (4.97%) Big Data
11 181 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 173 (4.22%) NoSQL
13 148 (3.61%) RDBMS
14 139 (3.39%) MongoDB
15 131 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 123 (3.00%) Redis
17 121 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 105 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
19 100 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 274 (6.68%) Git (software)
2 211 (5.15%) Jenkins
3 167 (4.07%) Subversion
4 136 (3.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 117 (2.85%) JIRA
6 91 (2.22%) Maven
7 76 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 72 (1.76%) Vagrant
9 61 (1.49%) JUnit
10 55 (1.34%) NUnit
11 53 (1.29%) Cucumber
11 53 (1.29%) Visual Studio
12 47 (1.15%) Selenium
13 46 (1.12%) SpecFlow
14 44 (1.07%) Mockito
15 36 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 34 (0.83%) Eclipse
16 34 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
17 33 (0.80%) Gradle
17 33 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 904 (22.04%) Finance
2 253 (6.17%) Banking
3 237 (5.78%) Telecoms
4 159 (3.88%) Games
5 123 (3.00%) Retail
6 97 (2.37%) Marketing
7 65 (1.58%) Front Office
8 60 (1.46%) Legal
9 52 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 47 (1.15%) Law
11 40 (0.98%) Publishing
12 39 (0.95%) Back Office
13 38 (0.93%) Financial Institution
14 31 (0.76%) Music Industry
15 30 (0.73%) Advertising
15 30 (0.73%) Manufacturing
16 22 (0.54%) Private Banking
17 19 (0.46%) Electronics
17 19 (0.46%) Online Betting
18 13 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 863 (21.04%) Developer
2 728 (17.75%) DBA
3 575 (14.02%) Administrator
4 491 (11.97%) SQL DBA
5 375 (9.14%) Architect
6 274 (6.68%) SQL Server DBA
7 270 (6.58%) Analyst
8 255 (6.22%) Java Developer
9 218 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
10 207 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
11 197 (4.80%) Network Engineer
12 188 (4.58%) DevOps Engineer
13 177 (4.32%) Senior Developer
14 173 (4.22%) Systems Engineer
15 160 (3.90%) Software Engineer
16 149 (3.63%) Oracle DBA
17 145 (3.54%) C# Developer
18 138 (3.37%) Linux Administrator
19 136 (3.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 133 (3.24%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (12.19%) .NET
2 486 (11.85%) Web Services
3 386 (9.41%) HTML
4 339 (8.27%) CSS
5 299 (7.29%) XML
6 223 (5.44%) LAMP
7 212 (5.17%) Spring
8 211 (5.15%) ASP.NET
9 187 (4.56%) HTML5
10 164 (4.00%) Ajax
11 148 (3.61%) AngularJS
12 147 (3.58%) Middleware
13 139 (3.39%) jQuery
14 131 (3.19%) RESTful
15 128 (3.12%) J2EE
15 128 (3.12%) REST
16 122 (2.97%) Hibernate
17 110 (2.68%) CSS3
18 108 (2.63%) SOAP
19 105 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 553 (13.48%) Clustering
2 451 (11.00%) Replication
3 362 (8.83%) Data Centre
4 338 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
5 252 (6.14%) Computer Science
6 117 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
7 96 (2.34%) User Experience
8 94 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 82 (2.00%) Public Cloud
10 66 (1.61%) Hedge funds
11 64 (1.56%) Algorithms
12 61 (1.49%) Data Structures
13 56 (1.37%) Mobile App
14 50 (1.22%) Visualisation
15 45 (1.10%) Fintech
16 44 (1.07%) Over-the-Top Content
17 43 (1.05%) IPTV
18 40 (0.98%) N-Tier
19 39 (0.95%) iSeries
19 39 (0.95%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1338 (32.63%) Linux
2 1129 (27.53%) Windows
3 605 (14.75%) Unix
4 445 (10.85%) Windows Server
5 237 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 221 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 203 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 108 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 104 (2.54%) Solaris
10 101 (2.46%) CentOS
11 91 (2.22%) Android
12 87 (2.12%) Apple iOS
13 79 (1.93%) Ubuntu
14 72 (1.76%) Debian
15 54 (1.32%) AIX
16 28 (0.68%) OS/400
16 28 (0.68%) SUSE
17 26 (0.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 25 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
19 24 (0.59%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1090 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 567 (13.83%) Performance Tuning
3 537 (13.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 491 (11.97%) E-Commerce
5 448 (10.92%) Software Engineering
6 444 (10.83%) ITIL
7 436 (10.63%) Scrum
8 409 (9.97%) DevOps
9 382 (9.31%) TDD
10 357 (8.71%) Continuous Integration
11 324 (7.90%) Configuration Management
12 289 (7.05%) Load Balancing
13 282 (6.88%) Mentoring
14 260 (6.34%) Project Management
15 255 (6.22%) Open Source
16 245 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
17 243 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
18 206 (5.02%) OO
19 204 (4.97%) SDLC
20 197 (4.80%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1440 (35.11%) SQL
2 825 (20.12%) Java
3 507 (12.36%) T-SQL
4 504 (12.29%) JavaScript
5 458 (11.17%) Python
6 433 (10.56%) C#
7 308 (7.51%) Perl
8 268 (6.53%) Bash Shell
9 246 (6.00%) PowerShell
10 242 (5.90%) PHP
11 239 (5.83%) Ruby
12 189 (4.61%) C
13 181 (4.41%) C++
14 114 (2.78%) Shell Script
15 104 (2.54%) PL/SQL
16 87 (2.12%) Objective-C
17 64 (1.56%) Scala
18 52 (1.27%) VB.NET
19 42 (1.02%) AWK
20 37 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 504 (12.29%) Degree
2 273 (6.66%) Cisco Certification
3 213 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 186 (4.54%) CCNP
5 170 (4.15%) Security Cleared
6 142 (3.46%) CCNA
7 105 (2.56%) MCSE
8 93 (2.27%) MCSA
9 77 (1.88%) CCSP
10 67 (1.63%) SC Cleared
11 66 (1.61%) MCITP
12 53 (1.29%) DV Cleared
13 51 (1.24%) CCIE
14 44 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 43 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
16 34 (0.83%) MCTS
17 32 (0.78%) CCIP
18 26 (0.63%) OCP
19 25 (0.61%) MCP
20 22 (0.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (4.73%) SLA
2 158 (3.85%) QA
3 90 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 82 (2.00%) Data Quality
5 59 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
8 6 (0.15%) EMIR
8 6 (0.15%) ISO22301
9 5 (0.12%) TickIT
10 3 (0.073%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.049%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.024%) COBIT
12 1 (0.024%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 507 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 436 (10.63%) Active Directory
3 144 (3.51%) Docker
4 134 (3.27%) Hyper-V
5 112 (2.73%) Oracle RAC
6 104 (2.54%) vSphere
7 54 (1.32%) VMware ESX
8 46 (1.12%) KVM
9 44 (1.07%) XenApp
10 43 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
11 33 (0.80%) Firmware
12 29 (0.71%) Postfix
13 26 (0.63%) XenDesktop
13 26 (0.63%) XenServer
14 25 (0.61%) iptables
14 25 (0.61%) Squid
15 22 (0.54%) vCloud
15 22 (0.54%) VirtualBox
15 22 (0.54%) Xen
16 19 (0.46%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 414 (10.10%) Puppet
2 283 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 176 (4.29%) Nagios
4 171 (4.17%) Ansible
5 101 (2.46%) Data Guard
6 73 (1.78%) Salt
7 68 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 63 (1.54%) SCCM
9 61 (1.49%) Hyperic
10 44 (1.07%) Cacti
10 44 (1.07%) ZABBIX
11 43 (1.05%) Graphite
11 43 (1.05%) SCOM
12 41 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 40 (0.98%) NetBackup
14 38 (0.93%) CFEngine
15 36 (0.88%) WMI
16 33 (0.80%) OpenView
17 29 (0.71%) logstash
18 24 (0.59%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 851 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 741 (18.07%) VMware
3 594 (14.48%) Oracle
4 504 (12.29%) Cisco
5 315 (7.68%) Red Hat
6 302 (7.36%) HP
7 223 (5.44%) Citrix
8 199 (4.85%) F5
9 151 (3.68%) IBM
10 147 (3.58%) Juniper
11 128 (3.12%) NetApp
12 119 (2.90%) CheckPoint
13 100 (2.44%) Symantec
14 97 (2.37%) SolarWinds
15 85 (2.07%) Splunk
16 83 (2.02%) Google
17 76 (1.85%) EMC
18 66 (1.61%) Dell
18 66 (1.61%) SAP
19 59 (1.44%) Apple
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum Up to £40K + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JWResource
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £85,000 per annum +bonus (10%),health,pension,Shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10%+), Health, Pension,shares
Posted: 2 days ago