Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 136 146
Rank change year-on-year -35 +10 -30
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 64 84 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 1.61% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.75% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 47
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £41,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -17.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £24,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.77% -0.95% +5.00%

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,344 4,801 5,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.00% 92.13% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,560 3,031 3,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Scotland

High Availability
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Scotland

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Scotland

High Availability
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Glasgow +3 34 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Edinburgh -51 27 £52,500 +36.36% 15
Renfrewshire - 2 £25,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire 0 1 - -
High Availability
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT jobs citing High Availability 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 Scotland region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 45 (70.31%) Linux
2 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
4 28 (43.75%) Java
5 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 23 (35.94%) Games
7 22 (34.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 22 (34.38%) Microservices
8 21 (32.81%) Continuous Deployment
9 20 (31.25%) Migration
10 19 (29.69%) Oracle
11 18 (28.13%) Clustering
12 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
13 16 (25.00%) AIX
14 14 (21.88%) Unix
14 14 (21.88%) Runbook
15 13 (20.31%) WebLogic
15 13 (20.31%) Apache
15 13 (20.31%) Service Management
15 13 (20.31%) Finance
15 13 (20.31%) VMware
16 12 (18.75%) Programme Management
16 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
16 12 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
16 12 (18.75%) PlateSpin
16 12 (18.75%) Load Balancing
16 12 (18.75%) QA
16 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (18.75%) Firewall

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (20.31%) Apache
1 13 (20.31%) WebLogic
2 12 (18.75%) iPlanet
2 12 (18.75%) JBoss
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 12 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (3.13%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Firewall
1 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
3 2 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) CTI
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) MPLS
4 1 (1.56%) PBX
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (4.69%) Big Data
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.56%) MSDE
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.56%) JIRA
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (35.94%) Games
2 13 (20.31%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Banking
4 4 (6.25%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineer
2 24 (37.50%) Java Engineer
3 23 (35.94%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Build Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) DBA
4 12 (18.75%) Migration Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.81%) Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Principal Architect
8 3 (4.69%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) MySQL DBA
10 1 (1.56%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (1.56%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.56%) Telecoms Analyst
10 1 (1.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) J2EE
2 4 (6.25%) Middleware
3 2 (3.13%) JSON
3 2 (3.13%) RESTful
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) WebSockets
4 1 (1.56%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Clustering
2 17 (26.56%) Data Centre
3 12 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.94%) Replication
5 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.56%) Equities
7 1 (1.56%) Fintech
7 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.56%) Handset
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 45 (70.31%) Linux
2 16 (25.00%) AIX
3 14 (21.88%) Unix
4 12 (18.75%) HPUX
4 12 (18.75%) Solaris
5 9 (14.06%) Windows
6 2 (3.13%) CentOS
6 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (48.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Software Engineering
3 22 (34.38%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 22 (34.38%) Microservices
4 21 (32.81%) Continuous Deployment
5 20 (31.25%) Migration
6 17 (26.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (21.88%) Runbook
8 13 (20.31%) Service Management
9 12 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (18.75%) Converged Infrastructure
9 12 (18.75%) ITSM
9 12 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 12 (18.75%) Programme Management
9 12 (18.75%) Tech Ops
9 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
10 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.38%) SDLC
11 6 (9.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 12 (18.75%) SQL
3 6 (9.38%) Python
3 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.69%) Perl
5 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) C#
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) Groovy
7 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.13%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
1 12 (18.75%) KVM
1 12 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.13%) Docker
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (4.69%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.13%) Nagios
4 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.13%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
5 1 (1.56%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) VMware
3 12 (18.75%) Cognizant
3 12 (18.75%) PlateSpin
3 12 (18.75%) Sun
3 12 (18.75%) Veritas
4 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) IDERA
5 3 (4.69%) RedGate
5 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (1.56%) Avaya
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
7 1 (1.56%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Perforce
7 1 (1.56%) Polycom