The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 74 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 33 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.50% 1.70% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.05% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 28
Average salary £45,000 £38,400 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
High Availability
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1038 1122 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.70% 82.93% 83.79%
Number of salaries quoted 899 958 733
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing High Availability across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

High Availability
Salary Trend in Wales

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Wales

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Wales region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Wales

High Availability
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Wales region 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
South Wales +16 33 £45,000 +17.18% 1
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 21 (36.21%) Linux
1 21 (36.21%) Cisco
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 20 (34.48%) ITIL
3 18 (31.03%) VMware
4 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (24.14%) LAN
5 14 (24.14%) Advertising
6 13 (22.41%) Unix
6 13 (22.41%) Windows
7 12 (20.69%) Apache
7 12 (20.69%) HTML
7 12 (20.69%) Java
7 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
8 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (18.97%) F5
8 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
9 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 10 (17.24%) WAN
9 10 (17.24%) SAN
9 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
9 10 (17.24%) Finance
10 9 (15.52%) Clustering
10 9 (15.52%) PHP
10 9 (15.52%) SQL

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 12 (20.69%) Apache
2 7 (12.07%) JBoss
2 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) Drupal
4 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.72%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 14 (24.14%) LAN
3 10 (17.24%) SAN
3 10 (17.24%) WAN
4 9 (15.52%) NAS
5 7 (12.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (10.34%) DNS
6 6 (10.34%) Internet
6 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.34%) VPN
7 5 (8.62%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.62%) Kerberos
7 5 (8.62%) Network Security
7 5 (8.62%) OpenLDAP
8 4 (6.90%) BGP
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (6.90%) HSRP
8 4 (6.90%) IPsec
8 4 (6.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.72%) OLAP
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (24.14%) Advertising
2 12 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 10 (17.24%) Finance
4 7 (12.07%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Support Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.07%) Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Head of IT
5 5 (8.62%) Head of IT Operations
5 5 (8.62%) Head of Operations
5 5 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.62%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.90%) DBA
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Network Support
6 4 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.90%) Support Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) HTML
2 9 (15.52%) HTML5
3 5 (8.62%) Ajax
3 5 (8.62%) CSS
3 5 (8.62%) Web Services
4 4 (6.90%) COM
4 4 (6.90%) Java EE
4 4 (6.90%) Spring
4 4 (6.90%) XML
5 3 (5.17%) JPA
5 3 (5.17%) JSP
5 3 (5.17%) Spring Web Flow
5 3 (5.17%) Struts
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.45%) J2SE
6 2 (3.45%) JSF
6 2 (3.45%) LAMP
6 2 (3.45%) RichFaces
6 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Clustering
3 7 (12.07%) Driving Licence
4 4 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (5.17%) Replication
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.72%) Fintech
7 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Unix
2 13 (22.41%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (12.07%) Android
4 7 (12.07%) Apple iOS
4 7 (12.07%) VyOS
5 6 (10.34%) Solaris
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.62%) AIX
6 5 (8.62%) CentOS
6 5 (8.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) ITIL
2 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 7 (12.07%) Multithreading
4 7 (12.07%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
6 5 (8.62%) Low Latency
6 5 (8.62%) Mobile Marketing
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.17%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.17%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) Software Distribution
8 3 (5.17%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.17%) UML
9 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) Java
1 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.52%) PHP
2 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.07%) CCNA
2 7 (12.07%) CCSA
2 7 (12.07%) CCSE
3 6 (10.34%) SAP Certification
4 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.90%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 4 (6.90%) RHCE
6 3 (5.17%) MCSE
7 2 (3.45%) MCITP
7 2 (3.45%) MCTS
8 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) MCP
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 6 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.34%) ISO22301
2 6 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (8.62%) NFS
2 5 (8.62%) Squid
3 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) NetBackup
1 5 (8.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Cisco
2 18 (31.03%) VMware
3 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.97%) F5
5 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
6 7 (12.07%) Brocade
6 7 (12.07%) CA
6 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.07%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) IBM
6 7 (12.07%) Juniper
6 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
6 7 (12.07%) Vyatta
7 6 (10.34%) SAP
7 6 (10.34%) Veritas
8 5 (8.62%) EMC
9 4 (6.90%) Radware
9 4 (6.90%) TippingPoint
10 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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