Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 67 60
Rank change year-on-year -25 -7 +52
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 61 77 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.28% 3.35% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.62% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 70
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £34,250 £30,800
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +6.25%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2442 2126 2803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.12% 92.43% 91.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1380 1770
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,715 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Edinburgh

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 28 (45.90%) Degree
2 24 (39.34%) Finance
3 22 (36.07%) ITIL
3 22 (36.07%) Python
4 19 (31.15%) Linux
5 16 (26.23%) SAP
5 16 (26.23%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
6 15 (24.59%) Unix
6 15 (24.59%) DevOps
6 15 (24.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
7 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (22.95%) Puppet
7 14 (22.95%) Windows
7 14 (22.95%) Perl
7 14 (22.95%) Banking
8 13 (21.31%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.67%) Service Management
10 11 (18.03%) SAN
10 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
10 11 (18.03%) SQL
11 10 (16.39%) PHP
11 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (16.39%) ETL
11 10 (16.39%) Quality Management
11 10 (16.39%) SLA
11 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
11 10 (16.39%) Migration

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (9.84%) Apache
1 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) iPaaS
2 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) SaaS
4 2 (3.28%) GitHub
5 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) DHCP
2 2 (3.28%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) Firewall
2 2 (3.28%) NAS
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.64%) IPsec
3 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (1.64%) OSPF
3 1 (1.64%) RIP
3 1 (1.64%) Skype
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) VoIP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SAP Data Services
1 10 (16.39%) SAP HANA
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) DB2
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.64%) HBase
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.28%) GCC
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.28%) Maven
1 2 (3.28%) MSI
1 2 (3.28%) NuGet
1 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 14 (22.95%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) SAP Architect
2 16 (26.23%) SAP Technical Architect
2 16 (26.23%) Technical Architect
3 12 (19.67%) Consultant
4 10 (16.39%) Integration Architect
5 9 (14.75%) Linux Consultant
5 9 (14.75%) Unix Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) Administrator
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (6.56%) Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) SAP Basis
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.64%) Java EE
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
3 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.39%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (14.75%) Clustering
4 9 (14.75%) Replication
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.64%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Linux
2 15 (24.59%) Unix
3 14 (22.95%) Windows
4 10 (16.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (14.75%) AIX
6 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Debian
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (24.59%) DevOps
4 13 (21.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (19.67%) Service Management
6 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.39%) Data Integration
7 10 (16.39%) Data Migration
7 10 (16.39%) ETL
7 10 (16.39%) Information Management
7 10 (16.39%) Migration
7 10 (16.39%) Quality Management
8 9 (14.75%) Identity Management
8 9 (14.75%) Programme Delivery
8 9 (14.75%) Runbook
9 7 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
9 7 (11.48%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.84%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Python
2 14 (22.95%) Perl
3 11 (18.03%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) PHP
5 9 (14.75%) C
5 9 (14.75%) Java
6 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.56%) Ruby
8 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
9 2 (3.28%) C#
9 2 (3.28%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.28%) VBScript
10 1 (1.64%) Lisp
10 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) Degree
2 15 (24.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) Data Quality
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.75%) RHEV
3 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Docker
5 1 (1.64%) KVM
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (22.95%) Puppet
2 9 (14.75%) Control-M
2 9 (14.75%) Rundeck
2 9 (14.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Ansible
4 2 (3.28%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.28%) PowerCLI
4 2 (3.28%) yum
5 1 (1.64%) Cacti
5 1 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Graphite
5 1 (1.64%) Icinga
5 1 (1.64%) Linux-HA
5 1 (1.64%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) SAP
2 10 (16.39%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.75%) EMC
3 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) VMware
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Perforce
5 2 (3.28%) Twitter
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) F5