The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
England / South West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 144 157
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 68 110 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.32% 1.91% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.16% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 59 94 56
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4663 5090 5422
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 90.44% 88.28% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3829 4195 4429
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

High Availability
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for High Availability in the South West

High Availability
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in the South West over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in the South West

High Availability
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Gloucestershire +11 17 £21,000 -16.00%
Devon -4 13 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Somerset -12 13 £47,500 - 1
Wiltshire +1 12 £45,000 -18.18%
Bristol -25 12 £31,000 -43.63% 2
High Availability
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 61 (39.35%) SQL
1 61 (39.35%) SQL Server
2 49 (31.61%) Windows
3 45 (29.03%) Java
4 43 (27.74%) Linux
5 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (22.58%) Finance
6 35 (22.58%) Oracle
6 35 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
7 31 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 27 (17.42%) Jenkins
9 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 25 (16.13%) SaaS
10 24 (15.48%) REST
10 24 (15.48%) Windows Server
10 24 (15.48%) Active Directory
10 24 (15.48%) T-SQL
11 23 (14.84%) AngularJS
11 23 (14.84%) Oracle Database
12 22 (14.19%) VMware
12 22 (14.19%) TDD
12 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (12.26%) Firewall
13 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (12.26%) Go
14 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
15 16 (10.32%) Apache
15 16 (10.32%) TCP/IP
15 16 (10.32%) Scrum

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (10.32%) Apache
2 15 (9.68%) IIS
3 9 (5.81%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.52%) JBoss
5 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.87%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.94%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.94%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.29%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.65%) Mule
9 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (4.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.29%) HipChat
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.65%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.13%) SaaS
2 15 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.87%) Office 365
5 2 (1.29%) IaaS
5 2 (1.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.26%) Firewall
2 16 (10.32%) TCP/IP
3 15 (9.68%) SSL
4 12 (7.74%) HTTP
5 11 (7.10%) DNS
6 7 (4.52%) Internet
7 5 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (3.23%) VPN
8 4 (2.58%) FCoE
8 4 (2.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.58%) POP3
8 4 (2.58%) SAN
8 4 (2.58%) SMTP
8 4 (2.58%) SNMP
9 3 (1.94%) DHCP
9 3 (1.94%) MPLS
9 3 (1.94%) NAS
9 3 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.29%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (39.35%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.84%) Oracle Database
3 22 (14.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (12.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (9.68%) MySQL
7 10 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 9 (5.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.87%) Redis
10 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.94%) DTS
12 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.94%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (17.42%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.74%) Eclipse
3 12 (7.74%) Maven
3 12 (7.74%) Selenium
4 11 (7.10%) Subversion
5 9 (5.81%) PROIV
6 6 (3.87%) JIRA
7 5 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.94%) EasyMock
9 3 (1.94%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.94%) JUnit
9 3 (1.94%) Mockito
9 3 (1.94%) NCrunch
9 3 (1.94%) Redmine
9 3 (1.94%) ReSharper
9 3 (1.94%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.29%) Hudson
11 1 (0.65%) GitLab
General
1 35 (22.58%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.23%) Electronics
3 5 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.23%) Marketing
4 4 (2.58%) Banking
5 2 (1.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
6 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (28.39%) Developer
2 42 (27.10%) DBA
2 42 (27.10%) SQL DBA
3 27 (17.42%) SQL Server DBA
4 26 (16.77%) Administrator
5 18 (11.61%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.74%) Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.74%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (6.45%) PL/SQL Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.52%) Unix Support
11 6 (3.87%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) Solutions Analyst
11 6 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.48%) REST
2 23 (14.84%) AngularJS
3 14 (9.03%) Spring
4 13 (8.39%) .NET
5 12 (7.74%) D3.js
5 12 (7.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (6.45%) SOAP
6 10 (6.45%) XML
7 9 (5.81%) JDBC
7 9 (5.81%) JMS
7 9 (5.81%) JPA
7 9 (5.81%) RESTful
7 9 (5.81%) Web Services
8 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET
8 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.87%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.58%) HTML
10 4 (2.58%) JSON
10 4 (2.58%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.03%) Clustering
2 13 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.16%) Replication
5 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.58%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.29%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.61%) Windows
2 43 (27.74%) Linux
3 24 (15.48%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (9.03%) Unix
6 12 (7.74%) Solaris
7 9 (5.81%) AIX
7 9 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.58%) Debian
8 4 (2.58%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.87%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (14.19%) TDD
4 16 (10.32%) Load Testing
4 16 (10.32%) Scrum
4 16 (10.32%) Software Engineering
5 15 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
6 14 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (9.03%) Refactoring
7 13 (8.39%) SDLC
8 12 (7.74%) Load Balancing
8 12 (7.74%) Microservices
9 11 (7.10%) Migration
10 10 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.81%) DevOps
11 9 (5.81%) Performance Testing
11 9 (5.81%) Unit Testing
12 8 (5.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.35%) SQL
2 45 (29.03%) Java
3 24 (15.48%) T-SQL
4 19 (12.26%) Go
5 17 (10.97%) JavaScript
6 16 (10.32%) PowerShell
7 13 (8.39%) C++
8 11 (7.10%) Python
9 10 (6.45%) PL/SQL
10 9 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.81%) C
10 9 (5.81%) Shell Script
11 8 (5.16%) Ruby
12 6 (3.87%) C#
12 6 (3.87%) Perl
13 5 (3.23%) PHP
14 3 (1.94%) Groovy
14 3 (1.94%) Korn
15 2 (1.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.81%) CCNA
2 9 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.52%) Degree
3 7 (4.52%) MCSE
4 4 (2.58%) MCITP
4 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.94%) CISSP
5 3 (1.94%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.94%) GIAC
5 3 (1.94%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (1.94%) MCP
5 3 (1.94%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.94%) RHCE
5 3 (1.94%) RHCSA
5 3 (1.94%) SANS
5 3 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (1.94%) SSCP
6 2 (1.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) SLA
2 14 (9.03%) ISO 14001
2 14 (9.03%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (15.48%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.81%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (3.87%) Samba
6 5 (3.23%) Docker
6 5 (3.23%) NFS
7 4 (2.58%) KVM
8 3 (1.94%) iptables
8 3 (1.94%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (1.29%) Gluster
9 2 (1.29%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.65%) Corosync
10 1 (0.65%) Firmware
10 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (9.68%) Puppet
2 10 (6.45%) Ansible
2 10 (6.45%) Nagios
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.87%) Perfmon
4 6 (3.87%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.58%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.58%) OpenView
5 4 (2.58%) SCOM
6 3 (1.94%) Check_MK
6 3 (1.94%) Grafana
6 3 (1.94%) Graylog
6 3 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 3 (1.94%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.94%) Pingdom
7 2 (1.29%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.29%) Kibana
7 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (22.58%) Oracle
2 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.19%) VMware
4 13 (8.39%) Cisco
5 8 (5.16%) BT
6 7 (4.52%) HP
7 5 (3.23%) SAP
7 5 (3.23%) Veritas
8 4 (2.58%) Infobright
8 4 (2.58%) Juniper
8 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.94%) EMC
9 3 (1.94%) F5
9 3 (1.94%) NetApp
9 3 (1.94%) New Relic
9 3 (1.94%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.94%) Qualys
9 3 (1.94%) RedGate
9 3 (1.94%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.94%) Splunk
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