The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 68 85
Rank change year-on-year +11 +17  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.84% 1.76% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 1.99% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 10
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% -10.00%  
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 549 855 933
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.19% 88.51% 86.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1731 3261 3310
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Kent

High Availability
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Kent

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Kent over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Kent

High Availability
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Maidstone +8 5 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £42,500 - 1
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (45.00%) Linux
4 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) IBM
5 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 13 (32.50%) Firewall
5 13 (32.50%) VPN
5 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
7 10 (25.00%) Replication
7 10 (25.00%) MySQL
7 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (22.50%) iSeries
8 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
8 9 (22.50%) Pentaho
8 9 (22.50%) ActionScript 2.0
8 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
8 9 (22.50%) RPG IV
8 9 (22.50%) MCSE
8 9 (22.50%) MCSA
8 9 (22.50%) ActionScript
8 9 (22.50%) VBA
8 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
8 9 (22.50%) PHP
8 9 (22.50%) RPG
8 9 (22.50%) DNS
8 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
1 13 (32.50%) VPN
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 8 (20.00%) DHCP
3 8 (20.00%) VLAN
3 8 (20.00%) VoIP
4 5 (12.50%) LAN
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
4 5 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MySQL
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) NoSQL
2 9 (22.50%) Pentaho
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.50%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.50%) Redis
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) DBA
3 9 (22.50%) AS400 Developer
3 9 (22.50%) RPG Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (12.50%) Senior DBA
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 5 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Wintel Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) MySQL DBA
10 1 (2.50%) Presales Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) EDI
1 9 (22.50%) EDIFACT
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (10.00%) Code First Entity Framework
2 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) RESTful
2 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Replication
2 9 (22.50%) AS400
2 9 (22.50%) iSeries
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (72.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (45.00%) Linux
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
1 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (22.50%) ERP
2 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (15.00%) Security Patching
4 4 (10.00%) BDD
4 4 (10.00%) MVC
4 4 (10.00%) TDD
4 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Presales
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (2.50%) Ticket Management
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (22.50%) ActionScript
3 9 (22.50%) ActionScript 2.0
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
3 9 (22.50%) RPG
3 9 (22.50%) RPG IV
3 9 (22.50%) VBA
4 6 (15.00%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) Ruby
6 4 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) MCSA
1 9 (22.50%) MCSE
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCP
2 5 (12.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 5 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) IBM
2 9 (22.50%) Cognos
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Veeam
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £50k
Posted: Yesterday