The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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.

High Availability
England / South East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 234 215
Rank change year-on-year +52 -19  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 236 250 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.58% 1.30% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.49% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 191 180 208
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,450 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12834 16793 17945
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.09% 87.12% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14147 14276
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

High Availability
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for High Availability in the South East

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in the South East

High Availability
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the South East 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
Surrey +57 67 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Berkshire +56 61 £55,000 +8.37% 4
Hampshire +38 47 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Kent +31 20 £42,500 -18.07% 2
Oxfordshire -12 20 £47,500 -9.52% 6
West Sussex +12 10 £57,500 +17.94%
East Sussex -1 8 £44,261 +22.94% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 8 £80,000 +74.86% 1
High Availability
England

High Availability
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 215 (41.11%) Linux
2 192 (36.71%) Windows
3 171 (32.70%) SQL
4 159 (30.40%) Microsoft
5 152 (29.06%) SQL Server
6 119 (22.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 114 (21.80%) Firewall
8 108 (20.65%) Performance Tuning
9 103 (19.69%) VMware
10 98 (18.74%) Windows Server
11 88 (16.83%) MySQL
12 85 (16.25%) Cisco
13 84 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
14 82 (15.68%) Oracle
15 80 (15.30%) Unix
15 80 (15.30%) Active Directory
16 79 (15.11%) Python
16 79 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 77 (14.72%) DNS
17 77 (14.72%) Computer Science
18 74 (14.15%) Finance
19 72 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
19 72 (13.77%) Relational Database
20 71 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 71 (13.58%) Degree
20 71 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
21 69 (13.19%) ITIL
22 68 (13.00%) Java
22 68 (13.00%) VoIP
23 66 (12.62%) Replication

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 40 (7.65%) IIS
2 30 (5.74%) SharePoint
3 28 (5.35%) Apache
4 23 (4.40%) MS Exchange
5 21 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (3.06%) WebLogic
8 15 (2.87%) Apache Solr
8 15 (2.87%) nginx
9 14 (2.68%) Tomcat
10 13 (2.49%) Skype for Business
11 12 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (2.10%) Oracle Service Bus
13 9 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.96%) JBoss
14 5 (0.96%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.76%) CMS
16 3 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 44 (8.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Eloqua
1 6 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (11.66%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (9.37%) SaaS
3 37 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (5.35%) IaaS
5 25 (4.78%) PaaS
6 16 (3.06%) Office 365
7 7 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (1.15%) Amazon S3
8 6 (1.15%) Google App Engine
8 6 (1.15%) Responsys
8 6 (1.15%) Taleo
9 5 (0.96%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.96%) Oracle CX
10 4 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.19%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 114 (21.80%) Firewall
2 77 (14.72%) DNS
3 68 (13.00%) VoIP
4 59 (11.28%) WAN
5 58 (11.09%) VPN
6 51 (9.75%) BGP
6 51 (9.75%) OSPF
7 46 (8.80%) VLAN
8 45 (8.60%) MPLS
8 45 (8.60%) SAN
9 38 (7.27%) DHCP
10 31 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
10 31 (5.93%) LAN
11 26 (4.97%) Network Security
12 25 (4.78%) Cisco IOS
12 25 (4.78%) Spanning Tree
13 24 (4.59%) HSRP
14 23 (4.40%) EIGRP
15 21 (4.02%) Internet
16 20 (3.82%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (29.06%) SQL Server
2 88 (16.83%) MySQL
3 72 (13.77%) Relational Database
4 71 (13.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 71 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 63 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (11.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 51 (9.75%) MongoDB
8 49 (9.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 44 (8.41%) Oracle Database
10 40 (7.65%) RDBMS
11 34 (6.50%) SQL Server 2005
12 33 (6.31%) NoSQL
13 32 (6.12%) Hadoop
14 29 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (4.40%) OLTP
17 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 21 (4.02%) OLAP
19 16 (3.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 46 (8.80%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.35%) Jenkins
3 26 (4.97%) Toad
4 14 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.29%) Subversion
5 12 (2.29%) Visual Studio
6 10 (1.91%) JIRA
7 8 (1.53%) WinDbg
8 6 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.96%) Xcode
10 4 (0.76%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.76%) Selenium
10 4 (0.76%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.57%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.57%) Maven
11 3 (0.57%) Trac
12 2 (0.38%) NUnit
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 74 (14.15%) Finance
2 20 (3.82%) Legal
3 12 (2.29%) Music Industry
4 11 (2.10%) Marketing
5 10 (1.91%) Retail
6 8 (1.53%) Back Office
7 7 (1.34%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.34%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.76%) Dutch Language
9 4 (0.76%) French Language
9 4 (0.76%) German Language
9 4 (0.76%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.76%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.57%) Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 144 (27.53%) DBA
2 86 (16.44%) Administrator
3 77 (14.72%) SQL DBA
4 73 (13.96%) Developer
5 52 (9.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (7.84%) Architect
7 40 (7.65%) Linux Engineer
7 40 (7.65%) Oracle DBA
8 39 (7.46%) Network Engineer
9 37 (7.07%) Senior DBA
10 30 (5.74%) SQL Server DBA
11 25 (4.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (4.59%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 23 (4.40%) Technical Architect
14 22 (4.21%) MySQL DBA
15 21 (4.02%) Cloud Engineer
15 21 (4.02%) Senior Linux Engineer
16 20 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
17 18 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
18 17 (3.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.37%) Web Services
2 37 (7.07%) .NET
2 37 (7.07%) AngularJS
3 32 (6.12%) HTML
4 27 (5.16%) CSS
5 26 (4.97%) Middleware
6 25 (4.78%) Node.js
7 21 (4.02%) LAMP
8 19 (3.63%) ASP.NET
9 17 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 17 (3.25%) REST
10 15 (2.87%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 14 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (2.68%) WCF
12 13 (2.49%) LAPP Stack
12 13 (2.49%) RESTful
13 12 (2.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (2.29%) Code First Entity Framework
13 12 (2.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.72%) Computer Science
2 66 (12.62%) Replication
3 57 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (10.52%) Clustering
5 50 (9.56%) Data Centre
6 25 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (4.40%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.44%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.49%) PKI
10 12 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
11 10 (1.91%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.34%) EMC VMAX
14 6 (1.15%) User Experience
15 5 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (0.76%) Algorithms
17 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
17 2 (0.38%) Social Media
17 2 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 215 (41.11%) Linux
2 192 (36.71%) Windows
3 98 (18.74%) Windows Server
4 84 (16.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 80 (15.30%) Unix
6 79 (15.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (6.31%) CentOS
9 28 (5.35%) Solaris
10 13 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.53%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.96%) Android
12 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.96%) Debian
13 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.38%) AIX
14 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 108 (20.65%) Performance Tuning
3 69 (13.19%) ITIL
4 59 (11.28%) DevOps
5 44 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (7.27%) Mentoring
7 37 (7.07%) Performance Monitoring
8 36 (6.88%) Configuration Management
9 33 (6.31%) Load Balancing
9 33 (6.31%) SDLC
10 32 (6.12%) Business Continuity
10 32 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (5.93%) ETL
12 30 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (5.74%) Statistics
13 29 (5.54%) OO
14 27 (5.16%) Microservices
15 25 (4.78%) Data Analysis
16 24 (4.59%) Mathematics
16 24 (4.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 171 (32.70%) SQL
2 79 (15.11%) Python
3 68 (13.00%) Java
4 60 (11.47%) PowerShell
4 60 (11.47%) T-SQL
5 47 (8.99%) JavaScript
6 42 (8.03%) Ruby
7 34 (6.50%) Perl
8 33 (6.31%) Shell Script
9 31 (5.93%) Bash Shell
10 28 (5.35%) PHP
11 24 (4.59%) C#
12 18 (3.44%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.87%) C++
14 11 (2.10%) VB
15 10 (1.91%) Scala
16 9 (1.72%) VBScript
17 3 (0.57%) C
17 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (13.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 71 (13.58%) Degree
3 64 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (9.37%) CCNP
5 37 (7.07%) MCSE
6 32 (6.12%) MCSA
7 27 (5.16%) CCNA
8 15 (2.87%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.68%) CCSP
10 12 (2.29%) CCDA
10 12 (2.29%) CCIP
10 12 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.29%) MCITP
11 10 (1.91%) CCIE
12 9 (1.72%) RHCA
13 8 (1.53%) CCVP
14 5 (0.96%) MCTS
15 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
16 2 (0.38%) PMP
16 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.02%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.87%) SLA
3 13 (2.49%) QA
4 9 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.96%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 80 (15.30%) Active Directory
2 45 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (5.54%) VMware ESX
4 26 (4.97%) vSphere
5 21 (4.02%) Docker
5 21 (4.02%) Hyper-V
6 12 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (1.91%) XenServer
8 8 (1.53%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.53%) KVM
9 7 (1.34%) GlusterFS
9 7 (1.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (1.15%) Varnish
11 5 (0.96%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.76%) HDFS
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Clusterware
14 2 (0.38%) Firmware
15 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (8.03%) Puppet
2 39 (7.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (6.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 33 (6.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 31 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (5.35%) Data Guard
7 24 (4.59%) Tivoli
7 24 (4.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 22 (4.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 12 (2.29%) HAProxy
9 12 (2.29%) Nagios
10 11 (2.10%) SCOM
11 10 (1.91%) Kibana
11 10 (1.91%) Red Hat Satellite
11 10 (1.91%) vMotion
12 7 (1.34%) Graphite
12 7 (1.34%) Kubernetes
12 7 (1.34%) logstash
12 7 (1.34%) Oracle ZFS
12 7 (1.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 159 (30.40%) Microsoft
2 103 (19.69%) VMware
3 85 (16.25%) Cisco
4 82 (15.68%) Oracle
5 40 (7.65%) Red Hat
6 38 (7.27%) F5
7 33 (6.31%) HP
8 31 (5.93%) IBM
9 29 (5.54%) Juniper
10 26 (4.97%) SolarWinds
11 21 (4.02%) Sun
12 16 (3.06%) CheckPoint
13 14 (2.68%) Dell
13 14 (2.68%) Palo Alto
14 13 (2.49%) 3PAR
15 10 (1.91%) Avaya
15 10 (1.91%) Blue Coat
15 10 (1.91%) Brocade
15 10 (1.91%) Polycom
16 9 (1.72%) EMC
Woking, Surrey
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Kieran Knight Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Concept Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £48k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Maersk Line
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £59500 per annum + 16% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £59,500 + 16% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Lewes
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago