Period
to 21 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 283 187
Rank change year-on-year -25 -96 +2
Permanent jobs citing Replication 60 87 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.49% 0.68% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.57% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 147
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +5.52%
10th Percentile £32,300 £26,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

Replication is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,737 5,530 4,638
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.48% 43.09% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,700 4,474 3,896
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,825 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,815 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.37% -0.37% +5.26%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the North West

Replication
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Replication in the North West

Replication
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in the North West over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Replication in the North West

Replication
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 Replication within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Manchester +8 34 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Cheshire -29 17 £45,000 +20.00%
Merseyside +14 5 £50,000 -
Lancashire -9 3 £28,750 -39.47% 1
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Replication 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 North West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 27 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 23 (38.33%) Cisco
6 23 (38.33%) Migration
7 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (30.00%) VMware
8 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 18 (30.00%) Veeam
9 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
9 17 (28.33%) Office 365
9 17 (28.33%) Clustering
10 16 (26.67%) VPN
11 15 (25.00%) Windows
12 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (20.00%) VLAN
13 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
14 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
14 11 (18.33%) ITIL
15 10 (16.67%) Oracle
15 10 (16.67%) Network Design
15 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (15.00%) Technical Architecture

Replication
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 12 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
3 3 (5.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.33%) CloudStack
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) nginx
4 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (28.33%) Office 365
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) VPN
2 12 (20.00%) VLAN
3 9 (15.00%) Firewall
4 8 (13.33%) Skype
5 6 (10.00%) DNS
5 6 (10.00%) SAN
6 4 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (6.67%) DHCP
7 3 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.00%) VSAN
8 2 (3.33%) FCoE
9 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.67%) IMAP
9 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.67%) LAN
9 1 (1.67%) SNMP
9 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.67%) MySQL
5 7 (11.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.67%) RDBMS
5 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.67%) DTS
9 3 (5.00%) OLTP
9 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.33%) Power BI
11 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) DBA
2 16 (26.67%) SQL DBA
3 8 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Developer
6 5 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Database Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) MySQL DBA
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Flash
2 2 (3.33%) LAMP
2 2 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (3.33%) OpenVZ
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
3 1 (1.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (1.67%) JDBC
3 1 (1.67%) JSON
3 1 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (1.67%) MDX
3 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.67%) SOAP
3 1 (1.67%) WSDL
3 1 (1.67%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) XSD
3 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Clustering
2 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.00%) Tandem
4 5 (8.33%) FlexPod
4 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.33%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) AS400
7 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.67%) iSeries
7 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.67%) PKI
7 1 (1.67%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.67%) Linux
4 6 (10.00%) CentOS
5 5 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.33%) FreeBSD
8 2 (3.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.33%) OpenBSD
8 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.33%) Solaris
8 2 (3.33%) SUSE
9 1 (1.67%) Debian
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (38.33%) Migration
3 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (18.33%) ITIL
5 10 (16.67%) Network Design
6 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (13.33%) Database Mirroring
7 8 (13.33%) High Availability
8 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.67%) Change Management
8 7 (11.67%) Data Transformation
9 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) IT Strategy
9 6 (10.00%) People Management
9 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.00%) Server Building
9 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Line Management
11 4 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.33%) C
5 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.33%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) XPath
6 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.33%) MCSA
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) NCDA
5 4 (6.67%) VCAP
6 3 (5.00%) CCNP
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.33%) CEH
7 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.33%) Degree
7 2 (3.33%) MCP
8 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.67%) NCIE
8 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Hyper-V
2 13 (21.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.00%) NFS
4 3 (5.00%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) Ceph
5 2 (3.33%) Corosync
5 2 (3.33%) DRBD
5 2 (3.33%) iptables
5 2 (3.33%) KVM
5 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.67%) Firmware
6 1 (1.67%) vCloud
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.67%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Backup Exec
1 9 (15.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.33%) Cacti
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.33%) Munin
2 2 (3.33%) Nagios
2 2 (3.33%) Pacemaker
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Sentry
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (30.00%) Veeam
2 18 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle
4 9 (15.00%) HP
5 8 (13.33%) Mitel
6 5 (8.33%) NetApp
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix
7 4 (6.67%) Juniper
7 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.00%) Percona
8 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.33%) Dell
9 2 (3.33%) RedGate
9 2 (3.33%) Zerto
10 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.67%) EMC
10 1 (1.67%) IBM
10 1 (1.67%) Okta