Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
North West > Manchester
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 181 156
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25 +8
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 106 125 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.45% 1.56% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.70% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 76 82 129
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,875 £31,250 £30,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £77,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 6,621 7,361 6,937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 90.49% 92.08% 92.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5,473 6,093 5,949
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +25 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Salford -6 3 £22,500 -60.87%
Oldham 0 1 £40,000 -
Altrincham -33 1 £42,500 -
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
High Availability
North West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (39.62%) SQL
3 36 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (30.19%) Python
4 32 (30.19%) DevOps
5 29 (27.36%) SQL Server
6 28 (26.42%) Java
7 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
8 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (23.58%) Ruby
9 24 (22.64%) Puppet
9 24 (22.64%) Ansible
10 23 (21.70%) Docker
11 22 (20.75%) IT Strategy
12 21 (19.81%) Configuration Management
13 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
14 19 (17.92%) Graphite
14 19 (17.92%) Consul
14 19 (17.92%) Docker Swarm
14 19 (17.92%) Kubernetes
14 19 (17.92%) Packer
14 19 (17.92%) Terraform
14 19 (17.92%) Grafana
14 19 (17.92%) Degree
14 19 (17.92%) Load Balancing
14 19 (17.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (17.92%) Open Source
14 19 (17.92%) Linux

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 8 (7.55%) IIS
2 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.94%) Apache
3 1 (0.94%) Confluence
3 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.94%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 36 (33.96%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (23.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.77%) GitHub
3 4 (3.77%) Office 365
3 4 (3.77%) SaaS
4 3 (2.83%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.89%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.04%) Firewall
2 15 (14.15%) VPN
3 5 (4.72%) SAN
4 3 (2.83%) DHCP
4 3 (2.83%) DNS
4 3 (2.83%) NAS
5 2 (1.89%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.89%) VoIP
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.94%) LAN
6 1 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (27.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (12.26%) NoSQL
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.66%) MySQL
7 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (4.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.72%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (2.83%) Power BI
11 2 (1.89%) DB2
11 2 (1.89%) OLAP
11 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 19 (17.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 15 (14.15%) Hudson
3 15 (14.15%) Vagrant
4 14 (13.21%) Git (software)
5 10 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (9.43%) Subversion
5 10 (9.43%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.77%) GitLab
7 2 (1.89%) Grunt
7 2 (1.89%) JMeter
7 2 (1.89%) JUnit
7 2 (1.89%) Protractor
8 1 (0.94%) Gradle
8 1 (0.94%) JIRA
8 1 (0.94%) Maven
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.72%) Banking
2 5 (4.72%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Local Government
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) French Language
5 1 (0.94%) German Language
5 1 (0.94%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) Developer
2 18 (16.98%) DBA
3 16 (15.09%) SQL DBA
4 10 (9.43%) AWS DevOps
4 10 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.60%) Administrator
5 7 (6.60%) SQL Developer
5 7 (6.60%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (5.66%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.72%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Support Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Support Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.77%) Information Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) HTML
2 13 (12.26%) .NET
2 13 (12.26%) CSS
3 7 (6.60%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.60%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.72%) HTML5
4 5 (4.72%) Node.js
5 4 (3.77%) CSS3
5 4 (3.77%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (3.77%) Sensu
5 4 (3.77%) Web Services
6 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.83%) bluebird
6 3 (2.83%) Ember.js
6 3 (2.83%) hapi
6 3 (2.83%) LINQ
6 3 (2.83%) Middleware
6 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.83%) Vue.js
6 3 (2.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 15 (14.15%) Replication
2 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 7 (6.60%) Clustering
5 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.72%) Tandem
6 4 (3.77%) Fintech
6 4 (3.77%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.83%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.83%) State Machine
8 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.94%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.94%) Life Science
9 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.92%) Linux
2 15 (14.15%) Windows
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.72%) CentOS
5 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.94%) Android
7 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.19%) DevOps
3 22 (20.75%) IT Strategy
4 21 (19.81%) Configuration Management
5 20 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (17.92%) Load Balancing
6 19 (17.92%) Open Source
7 17 (16.04%) Microservices
7 17 (16.04%) Software Engineering
7 17 (16.04%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 16 (15.09%) Mentoring
9 15 (14.15%) ITIL
9 15 (14.15%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (14.15%) SIEM
10 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (12.26%) Decision-Making
12 12 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (9.43%) E-Commerce
15 9 (8.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 42 (39.62%) SQL
2 32 (30.19%) Python
3 28 (26.42%) Java
4 25 (23.58%) Ruby
5 17 (16.04%) Go
6 15 (14.15%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.26%) C#
8 11 (10.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.66%) Perl
10 5 (4.72%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.77%) PHP
11 4 (3.77%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.89%) Java 8
12 2 (1.89%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.89%) Scala
12 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.94%) R
13 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Degree
2 11 (10.38%) RHCSA
3 10 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.66%) RHCE
6 5 (4.72%) CEH
6 5 (4.72%) CISSP
6 5 (4.72%) MCSE
7 4 (3.77%) AWS Certification
8 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.83%) MCITP
9 1 (0.94%) CCNP
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) PMO
2 2 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (21.70%) Docker
2 8 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (22.64%) Ansible
1 24 (22.64%) Puppet
2 20 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (17.92%) Consul
3 19 (17.92%) Docker Swarm
3 19 (17.92%) Grafana
3 19 (17.92%) Graphite
3 19 (17.92%) Kubernetes
3 19 (17.92%) Packer
3 19 (17.92%) Terraform
4 15 (14.15%) Nagios
4 15 (14.15%) Opsview
4 15 (14.15%) Salt
4 15 (14.15%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.77%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.89%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.89%) Kibana
6 2 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.55%) VMware
3 7 (6.60%) Cisco
3 7 (6.60%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) Veeam
5 2 (1.89%) Google
5 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.89%) Symantec
5 2 (1.89%) Telerik
6 1 (0.94%) Apple
6 1 (0.94%) Avaya
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) Nortel
6 1 (0.94%) Progress
6 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.94%) WorldPay