Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Failover Clustering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Failover Clustering over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Failover Clustering (High-Availability, HA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 376 423
Rank change year-on-year +5 +47 -26
Permanent jobs citing Failover Clustering 14 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.100% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 1.83% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 10
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £41,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.76% +8.44% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £44,125
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +11.11% -10.00%

Failover Clustering is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,202 1,090 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.54% 7.08% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 854 831 935
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Failover Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Failover Clustering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Failover Clustering in the Midlands

Failover Clustering
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Failover Clustering in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Failover Clustering in the Midlands

Failover Clustering
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Failover Clustering in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Failover Clustering in the Midlands

Failover Clustering
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Failover Clustering within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
West Midlands +26 9 £55,000 +35.64% 3
East Midlands +5 5 £50,000 +12.36% 2
Failover Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing Failover Clustering 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Failover Clustering.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
1 13 (92.86%) Clustering
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Replication
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
3 7 (50.00%) Database Security
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Critical Thinking
4 6 (42.86%) SCOM
4 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) SCOrch
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Failover Clustering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (28.57%) IIS
1 4 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Riak
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DBA
2 7 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (35.71%) Administrator
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Clustering
2 7 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 7 (50.00%) Database Security
2 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (42.86%) Critical Thinking
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
3 4 (28.57%) SCCM
3 4 (28.57%) SCOrch
4 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle