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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
UK / Scotland
Rank 122 112 117
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 19 53 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 1.80% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.99% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 36
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,075 £59,250 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2101 2659 2772
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.39% 90.53% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1317 1716 1690
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -20 10 £46,625 +9.70% 3
Glasgow +19 5 £43,000 -28.33% 2
Dundee +11 4 £45,000 +38.46%
High Availability
UK

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (41.82%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 15 (27.27%) Linux
4 14 (25.45%) Finance
4 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (23.64%) Python
5 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
5 13 (23.64%) Degree
6 11 (20.00%) DevOps
7 10 (18.18%) Microservices
7 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (18.18%) Puppet
7 10 (18.18%) VMware
7 10 (18.18%) SAS
7 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.36%) Windows
8 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
8 9 (16.36%) Analytics
8 9 (16.36%) Ansible
9 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
9 8 (14.55%) ITIL
9 8 (14.55%) Apache
9 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco
10 7 (12.73%) ETL
10 7 (12.73%) PHP
10 7 (12.73%) RESTful

High Availability
Top Related 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 10 (18.18%) SAS
2 8 (14.55%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) nginx
4 5 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.27%) JBoss
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.45%) IIS
6 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) GitHub
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
4 1 (1.82%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
1 6 (10.91%) LAN
1 6 (10.91%) WAN
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.27%) BGP
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (7.27%) DMVPN
3 4 (7.27%) EIGRP
3 4 (7.27%) MPLS
3 4 (7.27%) OSPF
3 4 (7.27%) SNA
3 4 (7.27%) Wireless
4 3 (5.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.64%) NAS
5 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.73%) Big Data
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.91%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 6 (10.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.45%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.45%) Cloudera CDH
7 3 (5.45%) DTS
7 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.82%) MSDE
9 1 (1.82%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Maven
2 4 (7.27%) Selenium
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.64%) Ant
4 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.64%) GCC
4 2 (3.64%) MSI
4 2 (3.64%) NuGet
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.82%) GoCD
5 1 (1.82%) Gradle
5 1 (1.82%) Grunt
5 1 (1.82%) gulp
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
5 1 (1.82%) Mockito
5 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Banking
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Games
3 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) DBA
5 5 (9.09%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Production DBA
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Data Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Junior
6 4 (7.27%) Junior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) RESTful
2 5 (9.09%) CSS
2 5 (9.09%) CSS3
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
2 5 (9.09%) HTML5
2 5 (9.09%) Spring
3 4 (7.27%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (7.27%) Java EE
3 4 (7.27%) Spring Boot
4 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) Middleware
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) GWT
6 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.82%) JSF
6 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.82%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.27%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.82%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Windows
3 6 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.09%) Unix
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.82%) CentOS
6 1 (1.82%) SUSE
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) DevOps
3 10 (18.18%) Microservices
4 9 (16.36%) Analytics
5 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 7 (12.73%) ETL
7 6 (10.91%) Data Analytics
7 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
7 6 (10.91%) IT Strategy
8 5 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (9.09%) Demand Management
8 5 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Low Latency
8 5 (9.09%) SOA
8 5 (9.09%) TDD
9 4 (7.27%) Network Design
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) SQL
3 13 (23.64%) Python
4 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.73%) PHP
7 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 4 (7.27%) Perl
9 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.64%) C
10 2 (3.64%) C++
10 2 (3.64%) Ruby
10 2 (3.64%) VBScript
11 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) MCSE
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.09%) MCITP
3 5 (9.09%) MCSA
4 4 (7.27%) CCIE
4 4 (7.27%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) CCNP
4 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.27%) RHCE
5 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.91%) Docker
3 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.27%) Varnish
5 3 (5.45%) HDFS
6 2 (3.64%) vSphere
7 1 (1.82%) SRDF
7 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (18.18%) Puppet
2 9 (16.36%) Ansible
3 3 (5.45%) Capistrano
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) PowerCLI
4 2 (3.64%) yum
5 1 (1.82%) Mesos
5 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 10 (18.18%) VMware
2 8 (14.55%) Red Hat
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 4 (7.27%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.27%) Fortinet
5 3 (5.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.64%) F5
6 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) Perforce
7 1 (1.82%) 3Com
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
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