Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 143 179
Rank change year-on-year -46 +36 +15
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 79 111 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.21% 1.77% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 2.02% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 59 112
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +6.80% +15.08%
10th Percentile £52,550 £38,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £75,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,876 5,489 8,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 90.30% 87.31% 90.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4,732 4,287 6,324
Berkshire median annual salary £52,251 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £30,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Berkshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Berkshire

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Berkshire

High Availability
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 37 £65,000 +8.33%
Maidenhead -31 16 £70,000 +40.00%
Slough -5 5 £56,000 +6.67% 2
Newbury -21 5 £57,500 -
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) SQL
3 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
4 35 (44.30%) Java
5 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
6 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
7 27 (34.18%) Scrum
8 22 (27.85%) Finance
8 22 (27.85%) Windows
8 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
9 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
9 21 (26.58%) C#
9 21 (26.58%) DevOps
10 20 (25.32%) .NET
11 18 (22.78%) Linux
11 18 (22.78%) Marketing
11 18 (22.78%) Degree
11 18 (22.78%) Docker
12 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
13 16 (20.25%) Digital Marketing
13 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (20.25%) Kanban
14 15 (18.99%) Firewall
15 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
15 14 (17.72%) Go
16 13 (16.46%) Web Services
16 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
17 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
17 12 (15.19%) Load Balancing

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (12.66%) NServiceBus
2 9 (11.39%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (35.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.86%) SaaS
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (3.80%) PaaS
6 2 (2.53%) Office 365
7 1 (1.27%) GitHub
7 1 (1.27%) IaaS
7 1 (1.27%) npm
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) Internet
3 8 (10.13%) Intranet
3 8 (10.13%) NAS
3 8 (10.13%) SAN
4 4 (5.06%) AMQP
5 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 2 (2.53%) 3GPP
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.53%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (2.53%) IPsec
6 2 (2.53%) LAN
6 2 (2.53%) Network Security
6 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 2 (2.53%) Wireless
7 1 (1.27%) 802.11
7 1 (1.27%) DNS
7 1 (1.27%) SSL
7 1 (1.27%) VLAN
7 1 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.06%) Amazon QuickSight
7 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.06%) Hazelcast
7 4 (5.06%) MySQL
7 4 (5.06%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.53%) Big Data
9 2 (2.53%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (2.53%) Informix
9 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Jenkins
2 17 (21.52%) Visual Studio
3 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (8.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (8.86%) Hudson
5 7 (8.86%) NUnit
5 7 (8.86%) Vagrant
6 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.06%) Gatling
7 4 (5.06%) JMeter
7 4 (5.06%) JUnit
7 4 (5.06%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.27%) Bower
8 1 (1.27%) Grunt
8 1 (1.27%) gulp
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Marketing
3 10 (12.66%) Financial Institution
3 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
4 9 (11.39%) Electronics
4 9 (11.39%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.33%) Advertising
5 5 (6.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (20.25%) Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Development Manager
4 12 (15.19%) Consultant
5 11 (13.92%) DBA
5 11 (13.92%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.66%) SQL DBA
7 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) .NET Development Manager
8 7 (8.86%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (8.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (7.59%) Administrator
9 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) .NET
2 13 (16.46%) Web Services
3 11 (13.92%) CSS
3 11 (13.92%) HTML
4 10 (12.66%) REST
5 8 (10.13%) RESTful
5 8 (10.13%) SOAP
5 8 (10.13%) WCF
6 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.33%) Gherkin
8 5 (6.33%) Kafka
8 5 (6.33%) Middleware
8 5 (6.33%) Spring
9 4 (5.06%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.06%) J2EE
9 4 (5.06%) JPA
9 4 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.53%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Clustering
2 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Digital Currency
2 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
2 10 (12.66%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.80%) User Experience
7 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.53%) TM Forum
8 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (1.27%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Windows
2 18 (22.78%) Linux
3 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.39%) Windows 10
4 9 (11.39%) Windows 8
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.86%) Unix
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (60.76%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Scrum
3 22 (27.85%) Software Engineering
4 21 (26.58%) DevOps
5 16 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.25%) Digital Marketing
5 16 (20.25%) Kanban
6 12 (15.19%) Load Balancing
6 12 (15.19%) Unit Testing
7 11 (13.92%) Deployment Automation
7 11 (13.92%) Logistics
7 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (12.66%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
9 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (11.39%) ITIL
9 9 (11.39%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) SQL
2 35 (44.30%) Java
3 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.58%) C#
5 14 (17.72%) Go
5 14 (17.72%) T-SQL
6 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
7 9 (11.39%) Python
8 7 (8.86%) C++
8 7 (8.86%) Ruby
9 5 (6.33%) Erlang
9 5 (6.33%) Scala
10 4 (5.06%) Java 8
11 3 (3.80%) X++
12 1 (1.27%) PHP
12 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (22.78%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.27%) MCITP
3 1 (1.27%) MCSA
3 1 (1.27%) MCTS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) OCP
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) PMO
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) Docker
2 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (12.66%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (10.13%) Terminal Server
4 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Terraform
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (8.86%) Consul
3 7 (8.86%) Docker Swarm
3 7 (8.86%) Kubernetes
3 7 (8.86%) Nagios
3 7 (8.86%) Packer
4 4 (5.06%) Ansible
5 1 (1.27%) CASB
5 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (50.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) SAP
3 8 (10.13%) Citrix
3 8 (10.13%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) IBM
5 4 (5.06%) Birst
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.27%) Apple
7 1 (1.27%) Aruba
7 1 (1.27%) Avaya
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.27%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.27%) hybris
7 1 (1.27%) Juniper
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle
7 1 (1.27%) Trend Micro