Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 111 93
Rank change year-on-year -61 -18 +72
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 57 88 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.03% 1.88% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.06% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 108
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £35,425 £28,250 £31,425
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,850 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

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 5,064 4,279 5,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.11% 91.35% 90.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,319 2,697 3,554
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -31 28 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Edinburgh -49 23 £41,250 -8.33% 4
West Lothian - 3 £41,250 -
Dundee -12 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire -10 1 £42,500 -36.57%
High Availability
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 35 (61.40%) SQL
2 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 19 (33.33%) Python
4 17 (29.82%) Finance
5 16 (28.07%) MySQL
6 15 (26.32%) Java
6 15 (26.32%) REST
7 14 (24.56%) Big Data
7 14 (24.56%) DevOps
8 13 (22.81%) Oracle
9 12 (21.05%) Linux
9 12 (21.05%) J2EE
9 12 (21.05%) Client/Server
9 12 (21.05%) Spring
9 12 (21.05%) Concurrent Programming
9 12 (21.05%) Blockchain
9 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (21.05%) MapReduce
9 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
9 12 (21.05%) NoSQL
9 12 (21.05%) Hadoop
10 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
10 10 (17.54%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (17.54%) Degree
10 10 (17.54%) Replication
10 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
10 10 (17.54%) SAP
10 10 (17.54%) Windows

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 5 (8.77%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) Apache
4 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (7.02%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.75%) Magento
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.53%) iPaaS
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.07%) MySQL
3 14 (24.56%) Big Data
4 12 (21.05%) Blockchain
4 12 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 12 (21.05%) MongoDB
4 12 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 6 (10.53%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (10.53%) SAP HANA
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (7.02%) DB2
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.75%) GCC
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) MSI
5 1 (1.75%) NuGet
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) DBA
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) SAP Architect
3 10 (17.54%) SAP Technical Architect
3 10 (17.54%) SQL DBA
3 10 (17.54%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Integration Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Administrator
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Development Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Release Manager
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) REST
2 12 (21.05%) J2EE
2 12 (21.05%) Spring
3 7 (12.28%) .NET
4 4 (7.02%) Middleware
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (7.02%) SAP Basis
5 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.51%) LAMP
6 2 (3.51%) Node.js
6 2 (3.51%) Web Services
7 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.75%) CSS
7 1 (1.75%) HTML
7 1 (1.75%) React
7 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Client/Server
2 10 (17.54%) Replication
3 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.28%) Clustering
4 6 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
4 4 (7.02%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) DevOps
3 12 (21.05%) Concurrent Programming
3 12 (21.05%) MapReduce
3 12 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 8 (14.04%) Migration
6 7 (12.28%) ETL
7 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.53%) Information Management
7 6 (10.53%) Quality Management
8 5 (8.77%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.02%) Change Management
9 4 (7.02%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (7.02%) SOA
9 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) SQL
2 19 (33.33%) Python
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
5 9 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.77%) C#
8 4 (7.02%) Perl
8 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
9 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) GraphQL
10 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.51%) Ruby
11 1 (1.75%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.75%) PHP
11 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 5 (8.77%) Ansible
2 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.75%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.75%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Oracle
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) SAP
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) IDERA
4 2 (3.51%) RedGate
4 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Perforce