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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 123 89
Rank change year-on-year +26 -34  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 52 40 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.96% 1.41% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.54% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 55
Median salary £40,750 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.08% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2422 2591 2825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.43% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1543 1456 1769
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing High Availability as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Edinburgh +19 45 £38,500 -23.00% 7
Glasgow +6 5 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Perth and Kinross - 1 £60,000 -
High Availability
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 30 (42.25%) Python
2 29 (40.85%) Finance
3 28 (39.44%) Degree
4 24 (33.80%) ITIL
5 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
5 23 (32.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (25.35%) Java
6 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (25.35%) Banking
7 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
8 15 (21.13%) Puppet
8 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
9 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
9 14 (19.72%) SAN
9 14 (19.72%) PHP
9 14 (19.72%) Linux
10 13 (18.31%) Unix
10 13 (18.31%) Perl
10 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
10 13 (18.31%) SLA
10 13 (18.31%) Service Management
10 13 (18.31%) Microservices
10 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (14.08%) Clustering
11 10 (14.08%) RESTful
12 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (12.68%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 9 (12.68%) Replication

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 6 (8.45%) Apache
1 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.63%) IIS
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 4 (5.63%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Drupal
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Office 365
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.72%) SAN
2 5 (7.04%) NAS
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) DNS
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) Skype
5 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) Big Data
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.23%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.82%) DTS
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) OLTP
5 1 (1.41%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.45%) Maven
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.63%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.63%) GCC
3 4 (5.63%) MSI
3 4 (5.63%) NuGet
3 4 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Mockito
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (40.85%) Finance
2 18 (25.35%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Games
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (15.49%) Developer
2 8 (11.27%) Administrator
2 8 (11.27%) Software Engineer
2 8 (11.27%) Tester
3 7 (9.86%) Consultant
3 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Linux Consultant
3 7 (9.86%) Unix Consultant
4 6 (8.45%) Performance Tester
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.04%) Agile Tester
5 5 (7.04%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.04%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.63%) DevOps Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Service Desk Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.08%) RESTful
2 6 (8.45%) Spring
3 5 (7.04%) CSS
4 4 (5.63%) Spring Boot
5 3 (4.23%) HTML
6 2 (2.82%) CSS3
6 2 (2.82%) GWT
6 2 (2.82%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.82%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) Java EE
6 2 (2.82%) jQuery
6 2 (2.82%) JSF
6 2 (2.82%) Spring MVC
6 2 (2.82%) Symfony
6 2 (2.82%) Vaadin
7 1 (1.41%) LAMP
7 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.72%) Data Centre
3 10 (14.08%) Clustering
4 9 (12.68%) Replication
5 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Unix
3 9 (12.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows
4 8 (11.27%) AIX
4 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) ITIL
2 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
4 13 (18.31%) Microservices
4 13 (18.31%) Service Management
5 9 (12.68%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 8 (11.27%) Data Management
6 8 (11.27%) DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) Identity Management
6 8 (11.27%) Performance Testing
6 8 (11.27%) Programme Delivery
6 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
6 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.27%) Test Strategy
6 8 (11.27%) Web Development
7 7 (9.86%) Analytics
8 6 (8.45%) Business Continuity
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) Python
2 18 (25.35%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) PHP
4 13 (18.31%) Perl
5 9 (12.68%) C
6 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.27%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.27%) SQL
7 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.63%) C++
8 4 (5.63%) VBScript
9 3 (4.23%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.23%) C#
9 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.23%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) Lisp
10 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.41%) Scala
11 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Degree
2 23 (32.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.41%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.31%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) RHEV
3 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.63%) vSphere
5 3 (4.23%) HDFS
6 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.41%) Docker
7 1 (1.41%) SRDF
7 1 (1.41%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
2 8 (11.27%) Control-M
2 8 (11.27%) Rundeck
2 8 (11.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (9.86%) Ansible
4 4 (5.63%) Capistrano
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.63%) PowerCLI
4 4 (5.63%) yum
5 3 (4.23%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.27%) EMC
4 7 (9.86%) VMware
5 4 (5.63%) F5
5 4 (5.63%) Perforce
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (1.41%) Unisys
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