Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 96 88
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +7
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 9 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.95% 1.61% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.76% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 22 29
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +57.14%
10th Percentile £19,000 £42,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £58,500 £56,900 £63,750
South West median annual salary £53,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.33% - -

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 860 1,252 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.72% 91.79% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 673 1,026 1,066
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Somerset

High Availability
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Somerset

High Availability
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Somerset over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for High Availability in Somerset

High Availability
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Bath +14 5 £51,250 +7.89%
Clevedon - 2 £50,000 -
High Availability
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Ansible
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) RHCE
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Electronics

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Power BI
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) GitLab
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (22.22%) RESTful
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Go
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) RHCE
2 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Corosync
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
1 2 (22.22%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 2 (22.22%) KVM
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (22.22%) Pacemaker
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware