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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
High Availability
Rank 44 65 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 17 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.05% 1.15% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 1.32% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 0
Average salary £80,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
447 455 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.11% 87.00% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 394 325 243
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing High Availability across the Watford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

High Availability Salary Histogram in Watford

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) Project Management
1 19 (57.58%) Line Management
2 17 (51.52%) Cisco
2 17 (51.52%) Juniper
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Matrix Management
5 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
5 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (21.21%) Firewall
6 7 (21.21%) Wireless
6 7 (21.21%) Legal
6 7 (21.21%) VRRP
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) F5
6 7 (21.21%) HSRP
6 7 (21.21%) Qualys
6 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (21.21%) Resource Management
7 6 (18.18%) Retail
8 5 (15.15%) Games
8 5 (15.15%) MPLS
8 5 (15.15%) ADSL
8 5 (15.15%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) 3G
8 5 (15.15%) SAN

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
1 7 (21.21%) HSRP
1 7 (21.21%) VRRP
1 7 (21.21%) Wireless
2 5 (15.15%) 3G
2 5 (15.15%) ADSL
2 5 (15.15%) BIG-IP
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
2 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (15.15%) GLBP
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 5 (15.15%) MPLS
2 5 (15.15%) Multicast
2 5 (15.15%) SAN
2 5 (15.15%) VLAN
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
2 5 (15.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) OLAP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Legal
3 6 (18.18%) Retail
4 5 (15.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Project Manager
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Manager
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) IT Manager
4 6 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) IT Security Manager
4 6 (18.18%) IT Security Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Security Project Manager
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Web Hosting Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) AIX
1 3 (9.09%) HPUX
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
1 3 (9.09%) Solaris
1 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
1 3 (9.09%) Unix
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Line Management
1 19 (57.58%) Project Management
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Matrix Management
2 12 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
4 7 (21.21%) Resource Management
4 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Network Design
5 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) BCP
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Security Patching
6 3 (9.09%) Validation
6 3 (9.09%) Web Operations
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.12%) CCNA
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Cacti
2 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco
1 17 (51.52%) Juniper
2 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
2 7 (21.21%) F5
2 7 (21.21%) Qualys
3 5 (15.15%) Crossbeam
3 5 (15.15%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) Dell
5 3 (9.09%) EMC
5 3 (9.09%) Hitachi
5 3 (9.09%) IBM
5 3 (9.09%) Sybase
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
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