Period
to 20 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 158 127
Rank change year-on-year -25 -31 +19
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 59 45 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.02% 0.96% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.04% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 68
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -22.62% -1.18%
10th Percentile £35,750 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,000 £55,375
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 5,327 4,316 5,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.21% 92.32% 91.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,603 2,720 3,457
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 April 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 April 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 -5 40 £42,500 +4.94% 7
Edinburgh -19 15 £39,500 +42.34% 10
West Lothian - 2 £45,000 -
Dundee -7 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
High Availability
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 29 (49.15%) Linux
3 25 (42.37%) Oracle
4 22 (37.29%) J2EE
5 21 (35.59%) Clustering
5 21 (35.59%) Data Centre
6 19 (32.20%) AIX
7 17 (28.81%) Unix
7 17 (28.81%) MySQL
7 17 (28.81%) WebLogic
8 16 (27.12%) Python
8 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (27.12%) Finance
8 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (25.42%) Migration
9 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
9 15 (25.42%) Big Data
9 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (23.73%) Runbook
10 14 (23.73%) VMware
11 13 (22.03%) Replication
11 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
11 13 (22.03%) Java
11 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
11 13 (22.03%) Service Management
11 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (20.34%) Cognizant
12 12 (20.34%) Veritas
12 12 (20.34%) iPlanet
12 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP

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 17 (28.81%) WebLogic
2 13 (22.03%) Tomcat
3 12 (20.34%) Apache
3 12 (20.34%) iPlanet
3 12 (20.34%) JBoss
3 12 (20.34%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Magento
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.34%) Firewall
1 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) MySQL
2 15 (25.42%) Big Data
2 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.95%) Blockchain
3 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
3 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
3 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Games
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Local Government
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) DBA
2 14 (23.73%) SQL DBA
3 13 (22.03%) Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Build Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Migration Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Unix Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.78%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Java Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.69%) Automation Developer
10 1 (1.69%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) J2EE
2 11 (18.64%) REST
3 10 (16.95%) Spring
4 7 (11.86%) Middleware
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (5.08%) .NET
7 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.39%) LAMP
7 2 (3.39%) Node.js
8 1 (1.69%) Angular 2
8 1 (1.69%) CSS
8 1 (1.69%) HTML
8 1 (1.69%) React
8 1 (1.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.59%) Clustering
1 21 (35.59%) Data Centre
2 13 (22.03%) Replication
3 12 (20.34%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (16.95%) Client/Server
5 8 (13.56%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Equities
8 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Linux
2 19 (32.20%) AIX
3 17 (28.81%) Unix
4 12 (20.34%) HPUX
4 12 (20.34%) Solaris
5 8 (13.56%) Windows
6 2 (3.39%) CentOS
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (25.42%) Migration
2 15 (25.42%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (23.73%) Runbook
4 13 (22.03%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (22.03%) Service Management
5 12 (20.34%) Collaborative Working
5 12 (20.34%) Converged Infrastructure
5 12 (20.34%) ITSM
5 12 (20.34%) Load Balancing
5 12 (20.34%) Programme Management
5 12 (20.34%) TOGAF
6 10 (16.95%) Concurrent Programming
6 10 (16.95%) MapReduce
7 9 (15.25%) Database Tuning
8 8 (13.56%) Change Management
9 7 (11.86%) DevOps
9 7 (11.86%) ITIL
10 4 (6.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 16 (27.12%) Python
3 13 (22.03%) Java
3 13 (22.03%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.86%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.39%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
1 12 (20.34%) KVM
1 12 (20.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Ansible
3 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.78%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (5.08%) Data Guard
5 2 (3.39%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.39%) Nagios
5 2 (3.39%) Rundeck
6 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle
2 14 (23.73%) VMware
3 12 (20.34%) Cognizant
3 12 (20.34%) PlateSpin
3 12 (20.34%) Sun
3 12 (20.34%) Veritas
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.47%) IDERA
5 5 (8.47%) RedGate
5 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.39%) Splunk
7 1 (1.69%) Perforce