Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 200 129
Rank change year-on-year +17 -71 +29
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 102 110 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.40% 1.35% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.47% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 78 67 147
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,125 £35,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,000 £62,250
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,612 7,507 6,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.65% 92.45% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,494 6,236 5,638
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Manchester

High Availability
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Manchester

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Manchester

High Availability
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 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
Stockport +21 9 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Salford -10 2 £22,500 -60.87%
Cheadle +3 1 £37,500 -
Oldham +3 1 £40,000 -
Altrincham -34 1 £42,500 -
High Availability
North West

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

1 45 (44.12%) SQL
2 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
3 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
5 29 (28.43%) DevOps
6 28 (27.45%) Java
7 23 (22.55%) Python
8 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
9 19 (18.63%) Ruby
10 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
10 18 (17.65%) Degree
10 18 (17.65%) Puppet
10 18 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
10 18 (17.65%) Ansible
11 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (15.69%) Docker
12 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (14.71%) Windows
13 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
13 15 (14.71%) Replication
13 15 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (14.71%) IT Strategy
14 14 (13.73%) Firewall
14 14 (13.73%) Linux
14 14 (13.73%) QA
14 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (12.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (6.86%) IIS
2 4 (3.92%) CMS
2 4 (3.92%) Drupal
3 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.94%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.98%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.37%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.96%) Office 365
4 2 (1.96%) SaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.98%) G Suite
5 1 (0.98%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) Firewall
2 13 (12.75%) VPN
3 4 (3.92%) SAN
4 3 (2.94%) NAS
5 2 (1.96%) DHCP
5 2 (1.96%) DNS
6 1 (0.98%) LAN
6 1 (0.98%) Network Security
6 1 (0.98%) VoIP
6 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (12.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.92%) MySQL
10 3 (2.94%) DB2
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.96%) Power BI
11 2 (1.96%) Redis
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 19 (18.63%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (12.75%) Hudson
2 13 (12.75%) Vagrant
3 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (5.88%) Subversion
3 6 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.96%) JMeter
4 2 (1.96%) JUnit
4 2 (1.96%) Protractor
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Local Government
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) DBA
1 25 (24.51%) Developer
2 15 (14.71%) SQL DBA
3 11 (10.78%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (7.84%) SQL Developer
6 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Administrator
8 5 (4.90%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.90%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Support Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Support
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Support Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Information Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) HTML
2 10 (9.80%) .NET
2 10 (9.80%) CSS
3 7 (6.86%) Middleware
4 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
4 5 (4.90%) Node.js
4 5 (4.90%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.94%) bluebird
6 3 (2.94%) CSS3
6 3 (2.94%) Dojo
6 3 (2.94%) EJB
6 3 (2.94%) Ember.js
6 3 (2.94%) HTML5
6 3 (2.94%) JPA
6 3 (2.94%) JSON
6 3 (2.94%) JSP
6 3 (2.94%) LINQ
6 3 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.71%) Replication
3 13 (12.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (8.82%) Clustering
4 9 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 9 (8.82%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.88%) Tandem
6 5 (4.90%) Fintech
7 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.94%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.94%) State Machine
9 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.98%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Windows
2 14 (13.73%) Linux
3 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.98%) CentOS
7 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.43%) DevOps
3 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 15 (14.71%) IT Strategy
5 15 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (12.75%) Load Balancing
6 13 (12.75%) Open Source
6 13 (12.75%) SIEM
7 12 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (11.76%) ITIL
7 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.78%) Data Security
9 10 (9.80%) Analytical Thinking
10 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.82%) Decision-Making
10 9 (8.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.12%) SQL
2 28 (27.45%) Java
3 23 (22.55%) Python
4 19 (18.63%) Ruby
5 13 (12.75%) Go
5 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.82%) C#
7 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.88%) Perl
9 5 (4.90%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.96%) Java 8
11 2 (1.96%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.96%) PHP
11 2 (1.96%) Scala
11 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.98%) R
12 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (17.65%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (8.82%) RHCSA
4 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.90%) CEH
5 5 (4.90%) CISSP
5 5 (4.90%) MCSE
6 4 (3.92%) RHCE
7 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.96%) MCITP
9 1 (0.98%) CCNP
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) PMO
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (15.69%) Docker
2 9 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) Ansible
1 18 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (17.65%) Puppet
2 13 (12.75%) Consul
2 13 (12.75%) Docker Swarm
2 13 (12.75%) Grafana
2 13 (12.75%) Graphite
2 13 (12.75%) Kubernetes
2 13 (12.75%) Nagios
2 13 (12.75%) Opsview
2 13 (12.75%) Packer
2 13 (12.75%) Salt
2 13 (12.75%) Terraform
2 13 (12.75%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.96%) Kibana
3 2 (1.96%) SCCM
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle
1 9 (8.82%) VMware
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (1.96%) Cognos
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Symantec
5 2 (1.96%) Telerik
5 2 (1.96%) Veeam
6 1 (0.98%) Avaya
6 1 (0.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Nortel
6 1 (0.98%) Progress
6 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.98%) Tableau
6 1 (0.98%) WorldPay