Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
England > North West
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 159 208
Rank change year-on-year -41 +49 -18
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 172 199 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.30% 1.72% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.95% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 114 189 186
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,775 £62,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

High Availability is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 11895 10228 11794
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.13% 88.42% 89.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9664 8551 9461
North West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in the North West

High Availability
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing High Availability in the North West.

Salary trend for High Availability in the North West

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in the North West over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in the North West

High Availability
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Manchester -58 127 £47,500 +5.56% 7
Cheshire -17 27 £41,500 -12.63% 1
Lancashire 0 10 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Merseyside -8 6 £57,500 +9.52% 1
High Availability
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 72 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 70 (40.70%) SQL
3 41 (23.84%) Windows
4 37 (21.51%) Linux
5 34 (19.77%) Migration
5 34 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (19.19%) Performance Monitoring
6 33 (19.19%) Microsoft
7 28 (16.28%) Finance
8 27 (15.70%) Firewall
8 27 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (15.12%) T-SQL
10 25 (14.53%) Java
10 25 (14.53%) Degree
11 24 (13.95%) LAN
11 24 (13.95%) WAN
11 24 (13.95%) Cisco
12 23 (13.37%) .NET
13 22 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (12.79%) Clustering
13 22 (12.79%) DevOps
14 21 (12.21%) Relational Database
14 21 (12.21%) Capacity Planning
15 20 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
15 20 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
15 20 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (11.63%) Unix
16 19 (11.05%) Python

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.07%) Apache
3 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.91%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.33%) IIS
5 4 (2.33%) nginx
6 3 (1.74%) Liferay
7 1 (0.58%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.58%) Mule
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.58%) SAS
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.74%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.58%) Magento
3 1 (0.58%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (3.49%) Amazon SQS
3 6 (3.49%) Office 365
4 5 (2.91%) iPaaS
5 3 (1.74%) SaaS
6 2 (1.16%) IaaS
6 2 (1.16%) PaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.70%) Firewall
2 24 (13.95%) LAN
2 24 (13.95%) WAN
3 19 (11.05%) Wireless
4 16 (9.30%) SSL
5 15 (8.72%) Cisco Wireless
5 15 (8.72%) VPN
6 7 (4.07%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (4.07%) DNS
6 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.49%) MPLS
8 5 (2.91%) Network Security
9 4 (2.33%) BGP
9 4 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (2.33%) OSPF
10 3 (1.74%) DHCP
10 3 (1.74%) DMVPN
10 3 (1.74%) SNA
10 3 (1.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (12.21%) Relational Database
4 20 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (10.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.98%) MySQL
8 11 (6.40%) Big Data
9 10 (5.81%) RDBMS
10 9 (5.23%) DB2
11 7 (4.07%) Power BI
11 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (3.49%) OLTP
12 6 (3.49%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (2.91%) SAP Data Services
13 5 (2.91%) SAP HANA
14 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (3.49%) GoCD
2 6 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.33%) Maven
5 3 (1.74%) JBehave
5 3 (1.74%) JUnit
5 3 (1.74%) Mockito
6 2 (1.16%) Ant
6 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.58%) Bundler
7 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.58%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.58%) Gradle
7 1 (0.58%) gulp
7 1 (0.58%) Redmine
7 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 28 (16.28%) Finance
2 19 (11.05%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.40%) Retail
4 4 (2.33%) Advertising
4 4 (2.33%) Marketing
5 3 (1.74%) Electronics
5 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 36 (20.93%) Developer
2 31 (18.02%) Analyst
2 31 (18.02%) DBA
3 22 (12.79%) Administrator
4 20 (11.63%) Network Engineer
5 15 (8.72%) Architect
5 15 (8.72%) Network Analyst
5 15 (8.72%) SQL DBA
6 13 (7.56%) Java Developer
7 12 (6.98%) SQL Developer
8 11 (6.40%) Consultant
8 11 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.40%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.81%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) Digital Business Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 10 (5.81%) IT Manager
9 10 (5.81%) Linux Administrator
9 10 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.37%) .NET
2 18 (10.47%) ASP.NET
3 16 (9.30%) Web Services
4 10 (5.81%) .NET Framework
4 10 (5.81%) HTML
5 9 (5.23%) Hibernate
5 9 (5.23%) Java EE
6 8 (4.65%) CSS
6 8 (4.65%) REST
6 8 (4.65%) SOAP
6 8 (4.65%) XML
7 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (4.07%) Spring
8 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 6 (3.49%) Entity Framework
8 6 (3.49%) JPA
8 6 (3.49%) JSF
9 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.79%) Clustering
3 19 (11.05%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (7.56%) FMCG
4 13 (7.56%) Replication
5 12 (6.98%) Data Centre
6 11 (6.40%) Mobile App
7 10 (5.81%) Digital Media
7 10 (5.81%) Social Media
8 9 (5.23%) iPad
9 8 (4.65%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
12 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.58%) Fintech
12 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (23.84%) Windows
2 37 (21.51%) Linux
3 20 (11.63%) Unix
4 16 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.23%) CentOS
5 9 (5.23%) HPUX
6 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.07%) Solaris
6 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.91%) AIX
7 5 (2.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Android
9 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.58%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
1 34 (19.77%) Migration
2 33 (19.19%) Performance Monitoring
3 27 (15.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (12.79%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (12.79%) DevOps
5 21 (12.21%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (9.88%) MVC
7 17 (9.88%) SOA
8 16 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.72%) Network Management
10 14 (8.14%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.98%) ETL
11 12 (6.98%) TDD
12 11 (6.40%) CRM
13 10 (5.81%) Change Management
13 10 (5.81%) Demand Management
13 10 (5.81%) ITIL
13 10 (5.81%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 70 (40.70%) SQL
2 26 (15.12%) T-SQL
3 25 (14.53%) Java
4 19 (11.05%) Python
5 17 (9.88%) C#
6 10 (5.81%) JavaScript
6 10 (5.81%) Ruby
7 7 (4.07%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.91%) Perl
8 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.74%) C
10 3 (1.74%) PHP
11 2 (1.16%) VBScript
12 1 (0.58%) Elixir
12 1 (0.58%) Groovy
12 1 (0.58%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (14.53%) Degree
2 19 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.88%) CCNP
4 16 (9.30%) CCNA
5 6 (3.49%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.74%) CCIE
6 3 (1.74%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.74%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.16%) CCA
7 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.16%) MCSE
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) ISO 9000
2 7 (4.07%) SLA
3 6 (3.49%) QA
4 5 (2.91%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (8.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.23%) Docker
3 7 (4.07%) vSphere
4 6 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.16%) HDFS
6 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.58%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.58%) KVM
7 1 (0.58%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (8.72%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (8.72%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (5.23%) Puppet
3 8 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.49%) Ansible
4 6 (3.49%) Nagios
4 6 (3.49%) Packer
4 6 (3.49%) Terraform
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.16%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.95%) Cisco
3 19 (11.05%) VMware
4 12 (6.98%) Oracle
5 11 (6.40%) SAP
6 10 (5.81%) Citrix
6 10 (5.81%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.23%) Google
8 8 (4.65%) CA
9 6 (3.49%) Cloudera
9 6 (3.49%) IBM
10 4 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.33%) Cognizant
10 4 (2.33%) webMethods
11 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.74%) F5
11 3 (1.74%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.74%) HP
11 3 (1.74%) Sun
12 2 (1.16%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + On Call + Over Time
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Intechnica
Salary: Up to £35,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £24,000 - £45,000 + 40% Staff Discount + Perks
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago