The table below looks at the statistics for High Availability skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited High Availability over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Availability
Rank 66 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% - 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
High Availability
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
448 292 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.81% 76.84% 81.08%
Number of salaries quoted 312 216 194
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

High Availability
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

High Availability Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

High Availability
Salary Trend in Watford

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

High Availability Salary Trend in Watford

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (50.00%) Lync
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Economics
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (25.00%) vCloud
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (50.00%) Lync
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (25.00%) BCP
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vCloud
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Veritas