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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
UK
Rank 205 179 170
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1316 1959 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.59% 1.91% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 2.17% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1496 1505
Median salary £51,000 £52,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.39% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%

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
73661 90442 92402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.79% 88.31% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60548 75022 75488
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 26 February 2017 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -27 1259 £52,500 - 157
London -8 561 £60,000 +4.34% 79
South East +31 218 £50,000 - 31
East of England +5 122 £49,250 -10.45% 10
North West -16 105 £45,000 - 13
Manchester -22 88 £45,000 - 9
Yorkshire -67 84 £40,000 -11.11% 11
City of London -1 79 £65,000 +8.33% 18
South West -12 75 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Surrey +52 66 £52,500 +15.38% 8
Hertfordshire +21 65 £55,000 -4.34% 3
West Yorkshire -61 56 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Leeds -43 55 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire +61 50 £52,500 -4.54% 3
West Midlands +37 46 £41,750 -6.70% 3
East Midlands -17 44 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Hampshire +16 34 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Kent +32 29 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Reading +50 27 £52,500 +7.69% 2
Wiltshire +26 26 £42,500 -5.55% 1
St Albans - 24 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -13 23 £38,750 -11.93%
Watford +1 22 £40,000 -44.82% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 19 £48,500 -5.55% 3
Worcestershire +6 18 £37,750 +2.52%
Scotland -26 18 £40,500 -4.70% 7
Farnborough +18 17 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Bedfordshire +12 17 £48,500 -5.82% 3
Nottingham -7 17 £38,750 -11.93%
West Sussex +19 16 £53,750 +8.58%

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 882 (30.94%) SQL
2 865 (30.34%) SQL Server
3 811 (28.45%) Linux
4 746 (26.17%) Windows
5 654 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
6 645 (22.62%) Microsoft
7 631 (22.13%) Java
8 605 (21.22%) Finance
9 468 (16.42%) VMware
10 453 (15.89%) Oracle
11 403 (14.14%) Firewall
11 403 (14.14%) Windows Server
12 389 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 381 (13.36%) Cisco
14 368 (12.91%) Degree
15 363 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
16 361 (12.66%) Unix
17 349 (12.24%) ITIL
18 344 (12.07%) Active Directory
19 341 (11.96%) .NET
20 327 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
21 320 (11.22%) Python
22 316 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
23 314 (11.01%) DevOps
24 310 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
25 307 (10.77%) C#
26 306 (10.73%) TDD
27 303 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
28 296 (10.38%) DNS
29 293 (10.28%) 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
1 167 (5.86%) IIS
2 166 (5.82%) Apache
3 135 (4.74%) MS Exchange
4 133 (4.67%) SharePoint
5 97 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 95 (3.33%) JBoss
7 94 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
8 84 (2.95%) Skype for Business
9 78 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 72 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 62 (2.17%) CMS
12 60 (2.10%) WebLogic
13 59 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 50 (1.75%) nginx
15 48 (1.68%) WebSphere
16 43 (1.51%) Umbraco
17 29 (1.02%) OpenStack
18 28 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
19 26 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
20 22 (0.77%) lighttpd
Applications
1 241 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 57 (2.00%) MS Office
3 46 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.49%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.035%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 18 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.28%) Magento
6 6 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.070%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.070%) Front Arena
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.070%) Oracle Utilities
9 2 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.070%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.070%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 316 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (4.63%) SaaS
4 113 (3.96%) Office 365
5 75 (2.63%) IaaS
6 72 (2.53%) PaaS
7 24 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 13 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
10 12 (0.42%) Oracle CX
11 11 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 10 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.35%) SoftLayer
13 9 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
13 9 (0.32%) GitHub
14 7 (0.25%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 403 (14.14%) Firewall
2 296 (10.38%) DNS
3 229 (8.03%) WAN
4 196 (6.87%) TCP/IP
5 177 (6.21%) LAN
6 170 (5.96%) VPN
7 156 (5.47%) SAN
8 150 (5.26%) MPLS
9 141 (4.95%) DHCP
9 141 (4.95%) Internet
10 140 (4.91%) BGP
11 130 (4.56%) OSPF
12 124 (4.35%) SSL
13 120 (4.21%) VoIP
14 118 (4.14%) Wireless
15 96 (3.37%) Network Security
16 92 (3.23%) EIGRP
17 76 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
17 76 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
18 72 (2.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 865 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 285 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 267 (9.37%) NoSQL
4 254 (8.91%) MySQL
5 247 (8.66%) Relational Database
6 243 (8.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 239 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 189 (6.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 180 (6.31%) Oracle Database
10 163 (5.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 150 (5.26%) MongoDB
12 144 (5.05%) RDBMS
13 115 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
14 110 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 107 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
16 103 (3.61%) Big Data
17 102 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 84 (2.95%) Redis
19 71 (2.49%) Hadoop
20 60 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 293 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 185 (6.49%) Jenkins
3 108 (3.79%) Subversion
4 79 (2.77%) Maven
5 49 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 46 (1.61%) JUnit
6 46 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 44 (1.54%) Visual Studio
8 42 (1.47%) Selenium
9 37 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 34 (1.19%) JIRA
10 34 (1.19%) Mockito
11 33 (1.16%) NUnit
12 32 (1.12%) Gradle
13 30 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.95%) Ant
14 27 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
15 26 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 26 (0.91%) Toad
16 22 (0.77%) EasyMock
General
1 605 (21.22%) Finance
2 217 (7.61%) Banking
3 197 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 109 (3.82%) Music Industry
5 99 (3.47%) Marketing
6 91 (3.19%) Games
7 89 (3.12%) Retail
8 55 (1.93%) Legal
9 38 (1.33%) Back Office
10 35 (1.23%) Investment Banking
11 30 (1.05%) Advertising
12 23 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 23 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 14 (0.49%) Electronics
13 14 (0.49%) Multimedia
14 12 (0.42%) Publishing
15 10 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.35%) Front Office
16 7 (0.25%) Automotive
16 7 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 701 (24.59%) Developer
2 463 (16.24%) DBA
3 330 (11.57%) SQL DBA
4 324 (11.36%) Administrator
5 263 (9.22%) Architect
6 189 (6.63%) Java Developer
7 188 (6.59%) .NET Developer
8 165 (5.79%) Analyst
9 154 (5.40%) SQL Server DBA
10 144 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 133 (4.67%) Network Engineer
12 131 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 123 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
14 122 (4.28%) Systems Administrator
15 111 (3.89%) Consultant
16 110 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
17 105 (3.68%) Support Engineer
18 101 (3.54%) Systems Engineer
19 93 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
20 92 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (11.96%) .NET
2 259 (9.08%) HTML
3 245 (8.59%) AngularJS
4 235 (8.24%) Web Services
5 218 (7.65%) ASP.NET
6 197 (6.91%) RESTful
7 195 (6.84%) XML
8 183 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 180 (6.31%) CSS
10 155 (5.44%) Node.js
11 149 (5.23%) Spring
12 137 (4.81%) .NET Framework
13 126 (4.42%) WCF
14 125 (4.38%) REST
15 121 (4.24%) HTML5
16 116 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 114 (4.00%) Middleware
18 112 (3.93%) ASP.NET Web API
19 110 (3.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 97 (3.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 303 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
2 293 (10.28%) Clustering
3 277 (9.72%) Computer Science
4 258 (9.05%) Data Centre
5 194 (6.80%) Replication
6 157 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
7 86 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 84 (2.95%) Fintech
9 54 (1.89%) PKI
10 40 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
11 36 (1.26%) Private Cloud
12 34 (1.19%) User Experience
13 33 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 33 (1.16%) iPad
14 28 (0.98%) Algorithms
15 27 (0.95%) N-Tier
16 25 (0.88%) Public Cloud
17 22 (0.77%) Virtual Team
18 21 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 20 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 811 (28.45%) Linux
2 746 (26.17%) Windows
3 403 (14.14%) Windows Server
4 361 (12.66%) Unix
5 229 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 214 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 158 (5.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 104 (3.65%) CentOS
9 90 (3.16%) Solaris
9 90 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 59 (2.07%) Debian
11 37 (1.30%) Ubuntu
12 34 (1.19%) Android
12 34 (1.19%) Windows 8
13 33 (1.16%) Windows 7
14 29 (1.02%) AIX
14 29 (1.02%) Apple iOS
15 19 (0.67%) Windows 10
16 15 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
17 11 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (22.94%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 349 (12.24%) ITIL
4 314 (11.01%) DevOps
5 310 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
6 306 (10.73%) TDD
7 278 (9.75%) MVC
8 240 (8.42%) Scrum
9 239 (8.38%) Software Engineering
10 192 (6.73%) Load Balancing
11 176 (6.17%) SOA
12 175 (6.14%) Open Source
13 174 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
14 172 (6.03%) E-Commerce
15 171 (6.00%) BDD
16 158 (5.54%) Low Latency
17 150 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
17 150 (5.26%) OO
18 148 (5.19%) Mentoring
19 146 (5.12%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 882 (30.94%) SQL
2 631 (22.13%) Java
3 389 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 320 (11.22%) Python
5 307 (10.77%) C#
6 274 (9.61%) T-SQL
7 208 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 200 (7.02%) Ruby
9 160 (5.61%) PHP
10 154 (5.40%) Bash Shell
11 130 (4.56%) Perl
12 119 (4.17%) C++
13 110 (3.86%) Shell Script
14 86 (3.02%) Scala
15 75 (2.63%) C
16 73 (2.56%) PL/SQL
17 54 (1.89%) TypeScript
18 49 (1.72%) VB
19 41 (1.44%) Go
20 38 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 368 (12.91%) Degree
2 276 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 228 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 199 (6.98%) CCNP
5 155 (5.44%) CCNA
6 118 (4.14%) MCSE
7 97 (3.40%) MCSA
8 79 (2.77%) CCIE
9 58 (2.03%) Security Cleared
10 48 (1.68%) MCITP
11 33 (1.16%) MCP
12 30 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (1.02%) SC Cleared
14 23 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 23 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (0.63%) RHCE
16 16 (0.56%) CISSP
16 16 (0.56%) Network+ Certification
17 14 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (0.46%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (4.35%) SLA
2 110 (3.86%) QA
3 86 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 22 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.60%) ISO 9001
6 15 (0.53%) MiFID
7 9 (0.32%) HL7
7 9 (0.32%) ISO 14001
8 8 (0.28%) DICOM
8 8 (0.28%) ISO 9000
9 7 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.21%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.18%) TickIT
12 2 (0.070%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.070%) PMO
13 1 (0.035%) GCP
13 1 (0.035%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 344 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 327 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 122 (4.28%) Docker
5 69 (2.42%) VMware ESX
6 60 (2.10%) vSphere
7 58 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
8 36 (1.26%) XenApp
9 31 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (0.84%) NFS
12 22 (0.77%) Xen
13 20 (0.70%) KVM
14 18 (0.63%) XenServer
15 16 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
16 15 (0.53%) Firmware
17 14 (0.49%) iptables
17 14 (0.49%) Samba
18 13 (0.46%) QEMU
18 13 (0.46%) Squid
Systems Management
1 233 (8.17%) Puppet
2 169 (5.93%) Ansible
3 163 (5.72%) Opscode Chef
4 81 (2.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 67 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 62 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 62 (2.17%) Nagios
7 58 (2.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 55 (1.93%) Data Guard
9 54 (1.89%) Salt
10 50 (1.75%) SCOM
11 49 (1.72%) Grafana
12 45 (1.58%) Graphite
13 42 (1.47%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 40 (1.40%) Tivoli
15 37 (1.30%) Kubernetes
16 31 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
17 29 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 24 (0.84%) Kibana
18 24 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 645 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 468 (16.42%) VMware
3 453 (15.89%) Oracle
4 381 (13.36%) Cisco
5 142 (4.98%) Red Hat
6 106 (3.72%) F5
7 98 (3.44%) HP
8 96 (3.37%) IBM
9 95 (3.33%) CheckPoint
10 77 (2.70%) Citrix
11 67 (2.35%) Juniper
12 55 (1.93%) SolarWinds
13 52 (1.82%) EMC
14 51 (1.79%) Fortinet
15 40 (1.40%) Dell
15 40 (1.40%) SAP
16 35 (1.23%) Palo Alto
17 34 (1.19%) Google
17 34 (1.19%) NetApp
18 33 (1.16%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + pension + health care
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vesta Consulting
Salary: Unspecified Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Isle of Man
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38500 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
The North Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Loadbalancer.org Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum +equity +bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £60000 Per Annum 40-60k
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago