Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 187 124
Rank change year-on-year +4 -63 +39
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 95 124 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.31% 1.51% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.64% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79 80 145
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £31,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 6,602 7,566 6,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.06% 92.13% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5,493 6,354 5,419
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +15 6 £41,000 +2.50% 4
Salford +1 3 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cheadle +2 1 £37,500 -
Altrincham -8 1 £42,500 - 1
High Availability
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (42.11%) SQL
2 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
2 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (31.58%) DevOps
4 27 (28.42%) Java
5 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 21 (22.11%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (21.05%) Windows
8 19 (20.00%) Degree
9 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (18.95%) Python
10 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
10 17 (17.89%) Linux
10 17 (17.89%) Ansible
11 16 (16.84%) QA
11 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
13 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (14.74%) VMware
14 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (12.63%) Ruby
15 12 (12.63%) Puppet
15 12 (12.63%) Oracle
15 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (12.63%) Docker
15 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (11.58%) Computer Science Degree

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 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.21%) CMS
2 4 (4.21%) Drupal
2 4 (4.21%) IIS
2 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.16%) Apache
3 3 (3.16%) Confluence
3 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.16%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.05%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.05%) JBoss
5 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 32 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.16%) Office 365
4 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) VPN
2 8 (8.42%) Firewall
3 5 (5.26%) NAS
3 5 (5.26%) SAN
4 4 (4.21%) VoIP
5 2 (2.11%) DNS
5 2 (2.11%) Skype
6 1 (1.05%) BGP
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) LAN
6 1 (1.05%) MPLS
6 1 (1.05%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.05%) TACACS
6 1 (1.05%) VLAN
6 1 (1.05%) WAN
6 1 (1.05%) Wireless
6 1 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (18.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (8.42%) Relational Database
6 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.37%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (5.26%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (4.21%) DB2
9 3 (3.16%) MySQL
9 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (2.11%) Hazelcast
10 2 (2.11%) Power BI
10 2 (2.11%) Redis
11 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 7 (7.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (7.37%) Hudson
2 7 (7.37%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.11%) JMeter
3 2 (2.11%) JUnit
3 2 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.11%) Protractor
3 2 (2.11%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.05%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Banking
2 5 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) Developer
2 21 (22.11%) DBA
3 14 (14.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 9 (9.47%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (7.37%) SQL BI Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Information Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.58%) HTML
2 10 (10.53%) CSS
3 7 (7.37%) .NET
3 7 (7.37%) Middleware
3 7 (7.37%) Web Services
4 5 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.26%) Node.js
5 4 (4.21%) Dojo
5 4 (4.21%) EJB
5 4 (4.21%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.21%) JPA
5 4 (4.21%) JSP
5 4 (4.21%) Spring
6 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.16%) bluebird
6 3 (3.16%) Ember.js
6 3 (3.16%) hapi
6 3 (3.16%) JSON
6 3 (3.16%) Vue.js
6 3 (3.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Replication
3 9 (9.47%) Clustering
3 9 (9.47%) Computer Science
3 9 (9.47%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.26%) Fintech
5 5 (5.26%) Tandem
6 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (3.16%) State Machine
8 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.05%) Life Science
9 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.05%) Android
6 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.05%) CentOS
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.58%) DevOps
3 25 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 21 (22.11%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 9 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.47%) Data Security
7 9 (9.47%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (9.47%) ITIL
7 9 (9.47%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.47%) TDD
8 8 (8.42%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.42%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.42%) IT Strategy
8 8 (8.42%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.11%) SQL
2 27 (28.42%) Java
3 18 (18.95%) Python
4 12 (12.63%) Ruby
5 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.37%) Go
6 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.32%) C#
7 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.26%) Perl
9 4 (4.21%) Java 8
10 2 (2.11%) Scala
10 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.05%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (9.47%) RHCSA
4 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.26%) CEH
5 5 (5.26%) CISSP
5 5 (5.26%) MCSE
6 4 (4.21%) RHCE
7 2 (2.11%) MCSA
7 2 (2.11%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) CCNP
8 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.05%) HND
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.05%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.84%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.63%) Docker
3 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) Ansible
2 12 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (12.63%) Puppet
3 8 (8.42%) Docker Swarm
4 7 (7.37%) Consul
4 7 (7.37%) Grafana
4 7 (7.37%) Graphite
4 7 (7.37%) Kubernetes
4 7 (7.37%) Nagios
4 7 (7.37%) Opsview
4 7 (7.37%) Packer
4 7 (7.37%) Salt
4 7 (7.37%) Terraform
4 7 (7.37%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.11%) Kibana
5 2 (2.11%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.11%) SCCM
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.74%) VMware
3 12 (12.63%) Oracle
4 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco
6 4 (4.21%) Citrix
6 4 (4.21%) Cognos
6 4 (4.21%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.11%) Sun
8 1 (1.05%) Capita
8 1 (1.05%) IBM
8 1 (1.05%) Meraki
8 1 (1.05%) Progress
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
8 1 (1.05%) Tableau
8 1 (1.05%) Veeam
8 1 (1.05%) WorldPay