The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 12 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.12% - 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% - 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 3
Median salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 - £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 - £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.68% +5.55%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 182 139 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 92.86% 87.42% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 487 490 315
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Northern Ireland

High Availability
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Northern Ireland

High Availability
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 8 £37,500 -
County Armagh - 4 £47,500 -
High Availability
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (66.67%) Service Management
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (58.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 4 (33.33%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
1 8 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) ETL
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware