Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Failover Clustering (High-Availability, HA)
England > Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 375 404
Rank change year-on-year +33 +29 -5
Permanent jobs citing Failover Clustering 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.071% 0.033% 0.051%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.82% 0.43% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 9
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% +37.50%
10th Percentile £36,713 £38,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,875 £43,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -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 1,104 1,157 1,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.67% 7.58% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 775 895 805
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,362 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
East Midlands +8 5 £49,500 +23.75% 3
West Midlands +34 4 £47,500 +11.76%
Failover Clustering
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 4 (44.44%) Clustering
3 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office

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 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 7
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
1 4 (44.44%) Senior DBA
1 4 (44.44%) Senior SQL DBA
1 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (11.11%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Management
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (11.11%) VCP6
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) DFS Replication
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Ivanti
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (11.11%) Sun