The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 76 114
Rank change year-on-year -25 +38  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 13 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 1.25% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 11
Median salary £43,750 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.45% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

High Availability is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1273 824 1539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.55% 85.65% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 931 707 1220
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing High Availability as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Cheshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Cheshire

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Cheshire

High Availability
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Warrington -8 6 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Chester +4 4 £42,500 -22.72%
Crewe - 2 £55,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £47,500 -
High Availability
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (23.08%) Replication
8 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) Change Management
10 4 (15.38%) VMware
10 4 (15.38%) LAN
10 4 (15.38%) WAN
10 4 (15.38%) Cisco

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (15.38%) Office 365
4 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) MPLS
2 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (11.54%) DB2
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (7.69%) MySQL
7 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Advertising
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) DBA
2 8 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Senior SQL DBA
5 3 (11.54%) Integration Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) FMCG
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Change Management
4 5 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 4 (15.38%) IT Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Data Security
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCA
1 2 (7.69%) CCNA
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (7.69%) Docker
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) arcserve
4 2 (7.69%) Aruba
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 2 (7.69%) Sophos
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Samsung
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago