Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 186 154
Rank change year-on-year -15 -32 -8
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 79 100 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.21% 1.37% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.46% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 89 124
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,500 £65,000
North West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -5.56%

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 5,960 6,838 7,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.23% 93.39% 93.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4,942 5,672 6,071
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 3 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Salford +1 3 £22,500 -37.93%
Oldham +7 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheadle - 1 £30,000 - 1
Wigan - 1 £45,000 -
High Availability
North West

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (40.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (24.05%) Python
7 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
8 17 (21.52%) Cisco
8 17 (21.52%) DevOps
9 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (20.25%) Docker
10 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
10 15 (18.99%) Kubernetes
11 14 (17.72%) Ruby
11 14 (17.72%) Load Balancing
11 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (17.72%) Java
12 13 (16.46%) Windows
12 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
12 13 (16.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
12 13 (16.46%) Ansible
12 13 (16.46%) Open Source
12 13 (16.46%) Puppet
12 13 (16.46%) Microservices
12 13 (16.46%) Terraform
12 13 (16.46%) IT Strategy
13 12 (15.19%) Mentoring

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 4 (5.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.27%) nginx
2 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 32 (40.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (26.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.59%) Office 365
4 5 (6.33%) SaaS
5 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.06%) GitHub
6 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.53%) Google Drive
6 2 (2.53%) PaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.27%) IaaS
7 1 (1.27%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) Firewall
2 8 (10.13%) VoIP
3 7 (8.86%) VPN
4 6 (7.59%) MPLS
4 6 (7.59%) SAN
5 4 (5.06%) DHCP
5 4 (5.06%) DNS
5 4 (5.06%) Internet
6 3 (3.80%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.53%) NAS
8 1 (1.27%) BGP
8 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.27%) OSPF
8 1 (1.27%) Skype
8 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2016
7 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (7.59%) MySQL
8 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.53%) OLAP
11 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.53%) Power BI
11 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (13.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (10.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (10.13%) TeamCity
6 7 (8.86%) Hudson
6 7 (8.86%) Subversion
6 7 (8.86%) Vagrant
7 4 (5.06%) GitLab
8 2 (2.53%) CircleCI
8 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.53%) git-flow
8 2 (2.53%) Gradle
8 2 (2.53%) Grunt
8 2 (2.53%) Maven
8 2 (2.53%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.27%) JMeter
9 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) French Language
3 2 (2.53%) German Language
3 2 (2.53%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Developer
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Developer
3 8 (10.13%) DBA
3 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) SQL DBA
4 7 (8.86%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.33%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) SQL BI Developer
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Support Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Administrator
7 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.59%) XML
4 5 (6.33%) CSS
4 5 (6.33%) HTML
5 4 (5.06%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (5.06%) Node.js
6 3 (3.80%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.80%) HTML5
6 3 (3.80%) Spring
7 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.53%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.53%) CSS3
7 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.53%) Express
7 2 (2.53%) JMS
7 2 (2.53%) LINQ
7 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Replication
2 7 (8.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.80%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.80%) Fintech
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.53%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.53%) Tandem
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 10 (12.66%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.33%) CentOS
4 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.53%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.52%) DevOps
3 16 (20.25%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.72%) Load Balancing
5 13 (16.46%) Configuration Management
5 13 (16.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (16.46%) IT Strategy
5 13 (16.46%) Microservices
5 13 (16.46%) Open Source
6 12 (15.19%) ITIL
6 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.92%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
8 9 (11.39%) Data Security
8 9 (11.39%) Decision-Making
9 8 (10.13%) Data Science
9 8 (10.13%) Data Visualisation
9 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 19 (24.05%) Python
3 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
4 14 (17.72%) Java
4 14 (17.72%) Ruby
5 10 (12.66%) C#
5 10 (12.66%) Go
6 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.53%) Groovy
8 2 (2.53%) Scala
8 2 (2.53%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.27%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) AWS Certification
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
1 4 (5.06%) RHCE
1 4 (5.06%) RHCSA
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) CCDP
4 1 (1.27%) CCIE
4 1 (1.27%) CCNP
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) Docker
2 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.33%) Firmware
4 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (18.99%) Kubernetes
2 13 (16.46%) Ansible
2 13 (16.46%) Puppet
2 13 (16.46%) Terraform
3 11 (13.92%) Consul
3 11 (13.92%) Docker Swarm
3 11 (13.92%) Grafana
3 11 (13.92%) Graphite
3 11 (13.92%) Packer
4 7 (8.86%) Nagios
4 7 (8.86%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (8.86%) Opsview
4 7 (8.86%) Salt
4 7 (8.86%) ZABBIX
5 6 (7.59%) SQL Sentry
6 4 (5.06%) Prometheus
7 3 (3.80%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.53%) Rancher
9 1 (1.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.52%) Cisco
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.59%) IDERA
4 6 (7.59%) RedGate
5 5 (6.33%) Acme Packet
5 5 (6.33%) BroadSoft
5 5 (6.33%) Dialogic
5 5 (6.33%) GENBAND
5 5 (6.33%) Google
5 5 (6.33%) Oracle
5 5 (6.33%) Sonus
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
7 3 (3.80%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.53%) Apple
8 2 (2.53%) Dell
8 2 (2.53%) Telerik
8 2 (2.53%) Veeam
8 2 (2.53%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.27%) iManage