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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 207 164 152
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -12
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1539 2176 2327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.62% 1.99% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.28% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1650 1493
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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
84067 95471 97586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.24% 87.53% 85.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69978 78940 78095
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 September 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 September 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 -45 1426 £55,000 +10.00% 174
London -52 563 £62,500 +4.16% 65
South East -44 205 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Yorkshire -41 145 £42,500 -5.55% 19
East of England -7 139 £55,000 +10.00% 19
West Yorkshire -33 121 £45,000 - 8
Leeds -23 108 £45,000 - 7
North West +12 104 £40,000 - 16
City of London +14 97 £55,000 -15.38% 17
West Midlands +7 93 £38,000 -13.14% 8
South West +16 89 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Manchester +7 71 £40,000 - 9
Scotland -11 65 £50,000 +17.64% 10
East Midlands +55 64 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Hampshire -6 59 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Hertfordshire -1 52 £62,000 +12.72% 7
Berkshire -16 52 £51,500 +15.08% 7
Edinburgh +2 46 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Bedfordshire +1 41 £50,500 +18.82% 6
Nottingham +29 35 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Nottinghamshire +24 35 £62,500 +31.57% 2
Wales +7 34 £42,500 - 7
South Wales +14 33 £42,500 - 3
Oxfordshire +26 31 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Reading +6 30 £45,000 +0.55% 5
Birmingham -20 28 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Warwickshire +16 26 £37,500 -5.06%
Surrey -15 25 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Wiltshire +25 24 £43,500 -3.33% 3
Basingstoke +5 24 £70,000 +64.70%

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 976 (30.95%) SQL
2 917 (29.08%) Linux
3 898 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
4 806 (25.56%) Java
5 776 (24.61%) SQL Server
6 759 (24.07%) Windows
7 665 (21.09%) Microsoft
8 643 (20.39%) Finance
9 515 (16.33%) VMware
10 477 (15.13%) Oracle
11 476 (15.10%) Unix
12 422 (13.38%) Cisco
13 419 (13.29%) JavaScript
14 406 (12.88%) HTML
15 401 (12.72%) Degree
16 390 (12.37%) Firewall
17 387 (12.27%) Performance Tuning
18 383 (12.15%) TDD
19 379 (12.02%) Scrum
20 372 (11.80%) .NET
20 372 (11.80%) Python
21 370 (11.73%) Windows Server
22 363 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
23 355 (11.26%) ITIL
24 354 (11.23%) DevOps
25 349 (11.07%) MySQL
26 348 (11.04%) C#
27 346 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
28 345 (10.94%) Web Services
29 344 (10.91%) Clustering

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
1 230 (7.29%) Apache
2 160 (5.07%) IIS
3 151 (4.79%) Tomcat
4 141 (4.47%) MS Exchange
5 97 (3.08%) JBoss
6 93 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 90 (2.85%) SharePoint
8 80 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 79 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
10 78 (2.47%) nginx
11 70 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
12 67 (2.12%) WebLogic
13 52 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
14 49 (1.55%) OpenStack
14 49 (1.55%) Skype for Business
15 38 (1.21%) CMS
16 36 (1.14%) Apache Solr
17 31 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
18 30 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
19 24 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 272 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.49%) MS Office
3 9 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.16%) MS Project
6 3 (0.095%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.032%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 17 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 8 (0.25%) BASE24
7 6 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.095%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 3 (0.095%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.095%) Oracle 11i
10 2 (0.063%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.063%) Front Arena
10 2 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
10 2 (0.063%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.032%) Eloqua
11 1 (0.032%) Magento
11 1 (0.032%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 363 (11.51%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 134 (4.25%) SaaS
4 85 (2.70%) IaaS
5 84 (2.66%) Office 365
6 62 (1.97%) PaaS
7 49 (1.55%) GitHub
8 37 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 29 (0.92%) Amazon S3
11 20 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 19 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 9 (0.29%) Heroku
16 7 (0.22%) MailChimp
16 7 (0.22%) Oracle CX
17 6 (0.19%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 390 (12.37%) Firewall
2 279 (8.85%) DNS
3 264 (8.37%) WAN
4 229 (7.26%) LAN
5 221 (7.01%) TCP/IP
6 215 (6.82%) SAN
7 184 (5.84%) Internet
8 183 (5.80%) VPN
9 135 (4.28%) MPLS
10 133 (4.22%) BGP
11 126 (4.00%) HTTP
12 118 (3.74%) DHCP
13 116 (3.68%) Wireless
14 112 (3.55%) SSL
15 109 (3.46%) OSPF
16 99 (3.14%) VoIP
17 84 (2.66%) EIGRP
18 77 (2.44%) Network Security
19 67 (2.12%) VLAN
20 63 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (24.61%) SQL Server
2 349 (11.07%) MySQL
3 281 (8.91%) Relational Database
4 250 (7.93%) NoSQL
5 249 (7.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 220 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 180 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 175 (5.55%) SQL Server 2014
9 172 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 168 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 148 (4.69%) RDBMS
12 125 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 125 (3.96%) MongoDB
13 123 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
14 119 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
15 88 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
17 75 (2.38%) Redis
18 61 (1.93%) Big Data
19 60 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 261 (8.28%) Jenkins
2 239 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 113 (3.58%) Maven
4 110 (3.49%) JUnit
5 104 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 99 (3.14%) Gradle
7 89 (2.82%) TeamCity
8 83 (2.63%) Subversion
9 72 (2.28%) Mockito
10 68 (2.16%) TestNG
11 66 (2.09%) JIRA
12 65 (2.06%) EasyMock
13 56 (1.78%) CruiseControl
14 53 (1.68%) Eclipse
15 49 (1.55%) Visual Studio
16 46 (1.46%) Selenium
17 36 (1.14%) Vagrant
18 34 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
19 32 (1.01%) Ant
20 31 (0.98%) NUnit
General
1 643 (20.39%) Finance
2 196 (6.22%) Telecoms
3 169 (5.36%) Retail
4 161 (5.11%) Banking
5 130 (4.12%) Games
6 81 (2.57%) Marketing
7 77 (2.44%) Music Industry
8 66 (2.09%) Legal
9 54 (1.71%) Publishing
10 41 (1.30%) Advertising
11 38 (1.21%) Law
12 37 (1.17%) Back Office
13 31 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 27 (0.86%) Retail Banking
15 20 (0.63%) Manufacturing
16 18 (0.57%) Automotive
17 15 (0.48%) Front Office
17 15 (0.48%) Investment Banking
17 15 (0.48%) Online Betting
18 11 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 805 (25.53%) Developer
2 443 (14.05%) DBA
3 341 (10.82%) Administrator
4 325 (10.31%) SQL DBA
5 265 (8.40%) Java Developer
6 230 (7.29%) Architect
7 192 (6.09%) Analyst
8 176 (5.58%) Senior Developer
9 169 (5.36%) Linux Engineer
10 161 (5.11%) Network Engineer
11 152 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
12 148 (4.69%) Consultant
13 144 (4.57%) .NET Developer
14 136 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
15 131 (4.15%) SQL Server DBA
16 125 (3.96%) DevOps Engineer
17 116 (3.68%) Support Engineer
18 107 (3.39%) Software Engineer
19 100 (3.17%) Oracle DBA
19 100 (3.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (12.88%) HTML
2 372 (11.80%) .NET
3 345 (10.94%) Web Services
4 279 (8.85%) CSS
5 225 (7.14%) Spring
6 203 (6.44%) ASP.NET
7 199 (6.31%) RESTful
8 186 (5.90%) AngularJS
9 181 (5.74%) Node.js
10 179 (5.68%) XML
11 174 (5.52%) HTML5
12 139 (4.41%) REST
13 132 (4.19%) jQuery
14 130 (4.12%) Middleware
15 114 (3.62%) LAMP
16 113 (3.58%) WCF
17 110 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 108 (3.43%) CSS3
19 101 (3.20%) Hibernate
20 88 (2.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 344 (10.91%) Clustering
2 271 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 270 (8.56%) Data Centre
4 230 (7.29%) Replication
5 225 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 134 (4.25%) Management Information System
7 107 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
8 50 (1.59%) Public Cloud
9 48 (1.52%) User Experience
10 45 (1.43%) Fintech
11 43 (1.36%) Statistics
12 42 (1.33%) Algorithms
13 39 (1.24%) Virtual Team
14 38 (1.21%) Mathematics
15 32 (1.01%) Data Structures
15 32 (1.01%) iPad
16 31 (0.98%) Mobile App
17 29 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
18 22 (0.70%) Physics
18 22 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 917 (29.08%) Linux
2 759 (24.07%) Windows
3 476 (15.10%) Unix
4 370 (11.73%) Windows Server
5 230 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 226 (7.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 172 (5.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 81 (2.57%) Solaris
9 72 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 69 (2.19%) CentOS
11 67 (2.12%) Android
12 53 (1.68%) AIX
13 45 (1.43%) Ubuntu
14 42 (1.33%) Apple iOS
15 39 (1.24%) Windows 7
16 29 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
17 28 (0.89%) Debian
18 23 (0.73%) Windows 10
19 17 (0.54%) OS/400
20 11 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 898 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (12.27%) Performance Tuning
3 383 (12.15%) TDD
4 379 (12.02%) Scrum
5 355 (11.26%) ITIL
6 354 (11.23%) DevOps
7 328 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 281 (8.91%) Continuous Integration
9 244 (7.74%) Software Engineering
10 229 (7.26%) Low Latency
11 219 (6.95%) Configuration Management
12 215 (6.82%) MVC
13 212 (6.72%) E-Commerce
14 206 (6.53%) BDD
15 190 (6.03%) Mentoring
15 190 (6.03%) Open Source
16 178 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
16 178 (5.65%) Project Management
17 173 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 163 (5.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 976 (30.95%) SQL
2 806 (25.56%) Java
3 419 (13.29%) JavaScript
4 372 (11.80%) Python
5 348 (11.04%) C#
6 276 (8.75%) T-SQL
7 224 (7.10%) Ruby
8 222 (7.04%) Perl
9 220 (6.98%) PowerShell
10 214 (6.79%) Bash Shell
11 211 (6.69%) PHP
12 154 (4.88%) Shell Script
13 122 (3.87%) C++
14 106 (3.36%) Scala
15 95 (3.01%) C
16 92 (2.92%) PL/SQL
17 66 (2.09%) VB.NET
18 34 (1.08%) Groovy
19 30 (0.95%) Go
20 26 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 401 (12.72%) Degree
2 263 (8.34%) Cisco Certification
3 200 (6.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 186 (5.90%) CCNA
5 184 (5.84%) CCNP
6 125 (3.96%) MCSE
7 123 (3.90%) Security Cleared
8 70 (2.22%) MCSA
9 64 (2.03%) SC Cleared
10 62 (1.97%) CCIE
11 51 (1.62%) MCITP
12 40 (1.27%) RHCE
13 38 (1.21%) CCSE
13 38 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 38 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 37 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (0.95%) CCSP
16 28 (0.89%) DV Cleared
17 26 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
18 25 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (5.33%) QA
2 128 (4.06%) SLA
3 72 (2.28%) PCI DSS
4 45 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.44%) HL7
7 11 (0.35%) HIPAA
8 10 (0.32%) DICOM
9 6 (0.19%) ISO 8583
9 6 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.16%) MiFID
10 5 (0.16%) TickIT
11 2 (0.063%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.032%) ISO20022
12 1 (0.032%) SEPA
12 1 (0.032%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 346 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 304 (9.64%) Active Directory
3 142 (4.50%) Docker
4 135 (4.28%) Hyper-V
5 133 (4.22%) Oracle RAC
6 95 (3.01%) vSphere
7 60 (1.90%) VMware ESX
8 32 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
9 27 (0.86%) KVM
9 27 (0.86%) XenApp
10 22 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (0.70%) Xen
11 21 (0.67%) NFS
12 19 (0.60%) Firmware
12 19 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
13 18 (0.57%) Terminal Services
14 17 (0.54%) iptables
14 17 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 17 (0.54%) VirtualBox
15 15 (0.48%) Squid
Systems Management
1 303 (9.61%) Puppet
2 225 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 165 (5.23%) Ansible
4 104 (3.30%) Data Guard
5 87 (2.76%) Nagios
6 77 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
7 71 (2.25%) SCCM
8 65 (2.06%) SCOM
9 53 (1.68%) Microsoft Clustering
10 51 (1.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 49 (1.55%) Oracle RMAN
12 47 (1.49%) Salt
13 35 (1.11%) Tivoli
14 26 (0.82%) Cacti
14 26 (0.82%) logstash
14 26 (0.82%) NetBackup
15 25 (0.79%) WSUS
15 25 (0.79%) ZABBIX
16 23 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 21 (0.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 665 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 515 (16.33%) VMware
3 477 (15.13%) Oracle
4 422 (13.38%) Cisco
5 228 (7.23%) Red Hat
6 177 (5.61%) HP
7 126 (4.00%) IBM
8 98 (3.11%) CheckPoint
9 90 (2.85%) Citrix
9 90 (2.85%) Juniper
10 80 (2.54%) F5
11 73 (2.32%) Dell
12 71 (2.25%) EMC
12 71 (2.25%) NetApp
13 58 (1.84%) SolarWinds
14 50 (1.59%) Symantec
15 45 (1.43%) Splunk
16 43 (1.36%) Remedy
17 38 (1.21%) Veeam
17 38 (1.21%) Veritas
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Freshtechit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £41,000 to £57,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £55000 per annum + + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £50000 per annum + (Dependant on Experience)
Posted: 2 days ago