Period
to 21 April 2018

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 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
England > South West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 192 198
Rank change year-on-year -56 +6 +6
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 98 157 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.92% 1.54% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.69% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 92 137 146
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,400 £26,375
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,300 £65,000
England 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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,670 9,315 10,263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.63% 91.34% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7,946 7,643 8,530
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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 6 months to 21 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
Somerset +16 24 £54,500 +14.74%
Bristol -9 23 £45,500 +29.83% 2
Gloucestershire +19 17 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Dorset -40 14 £40,000 -51.52% 2
Cornwall - 9 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -48 8 £55,000 +29.41%
Devon -9 1 £38,469 -9.48% 2
High Availability
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 47 (47.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (36.73%) C#
2 36 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 35 (35.71%) .NET
4 31 (31.63%) ASP.NET
5 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
5 29 (29.59%) NoSQL
6 27 (27.55%) RESTful
6 27 (27.55%) MVC
7 26 (26.53%) Windows
7 26 (26.53%) SQL
7 26 (26.53%) Entity Framework
7 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
8 25 (25.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 25 (25.51%) TDD
8 25 (25.51%) .NET Framework
9 24 (24.49%) Ruby
9 24 (24.49%) Linux
9 24 (24.49%) Node.js
10 23 (23.47%) KnockoutJS
10 23 (23.47%) Web Application Development
10 23 (23.47%) Code First Entity Framework
10 23 (23.47%) SQL Server 2016
10 23 (23.47%) Music Industry
10 23 (23.47%) WCF
10 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (23.47%) BDD
11 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.04%) CMS
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.02%) Apache
4 1 (1.02%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (1.02%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.12%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) SaaS
3 4 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.06%) IaaS
4 3 (3.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.20%) Firewall
3 8 (8.16%) FCoE
3 8 (8.16%) SNMP
4 5 (5.10%) DNS
5 3 (3.06%) DHCP
5 3 (3.06%) Intranet
5 3 (3.06%) SAN
6 2 (2.04%) HTTP
6 2 (2.04%) InfiniBand
6 2 (2.04%) Internet
6 2 (2.04%) Wireless
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (47.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (29.59%) NoSQL
3 23 (23.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (8.16%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (7.14%) MySQL
5 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.12%) MongoDB
6 6 (6.12%) Redis
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (4.08%) Couchbase
8 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.06%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.33%) JIRA
3 8 (8.16%) Redmine
4 6 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (2.04%) Subversion
6 2 (2.04%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.02%) Appium
7 1 (1.02%) Calabash
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) Gatling
7 1 (1.02%) JBehave
7 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.02%) JMeter
7 1 (1.02%) JUnit
7 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.02%) PostCSS
7 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (23.47%) Music Industry
2 16 (16.33%) Finance
3 8 (8.16%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Games
4 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.08%) Advertising
6 3 (3.06%) Electronics
6 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (31.63%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.31%) DBA
4 11 (11.22%) Administrator
5 10 (10.20%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Analyst
6 9 (9.18%) Platform Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) SQL DBA
7 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (8.16%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) Test Manager
9 6 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (5.10%) Architect
10 5 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) .NET
2 31 (31.63%) ASP.NET
3 27 (27.55%) RESTful
4 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
4 26 (26.53%) Entity Framework
5 25 (25.51%) .NET Framework
5 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 25 (25.51%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (25.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 24 (24.49%) Node.js
7 23 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (23.47%) Code First Entity Framework
7 23 (23.47%) KnockoutJS
7 23 (23.47%) WCF
8 12 (12.24%) Web Services
9 4 (4.08%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.08%) Java EE
10 3 (3.06%) CSS
10 3 (3.06%) HTML
10 3 (3.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.08%) Clustering
4 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.08%) Replication
5 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.06%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.06%) NHS
5 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.04%) PMI
6 2 (2.04%) Social Media
6 2 (2.04%) User Experience
7 1 (1.02%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Windows
2 24 (24.49%) Linux
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.18%) Unix
5 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.06%) Solaris
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.02%) CentOS
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) MVC
2 25 (25.51%) TDD
3 23 (23.47%) BDD
3 23 (23.47%) Web Application Development
4 19 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.24%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (11.22%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (10.20%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.18%) Test Strategy
11 8 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (8.16%) DevOps
11 8 (8.16%) Integration Testing
11 8 (8.16%) User Stories
11 8 (8.16%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.73%) C#
1 36 (36.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (26.53%) SQL
3 24 (24.49%) Ruby
4 12 (12.24%) Bash Shell
5 10 (10.20%) Java
6 8 (8.16%) C
6 8 (8.16%) Korn
7 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.10%) Python
10 4 (4.08%) Groovy
11 3 (3.06%) Perl
11 3 (3.06%) PHP
11 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.06%) VB
11 3 (3.06%) VBScript
12 2 (2.04%) C++
13 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.24%) Degree
2 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.22%) MCSE
4 10 (10.20%) DV Cleared
5 9 (9.18%) CCNA
5 9 (9.18%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (8.16%) CISSP
6 8 (8.16%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (8.16%) GIAC
6 8 (8.16%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (8.16%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (8.16%) SANS
6 8 (8.16%) SSCP
7 6 (6.12%) Master's Degree
8 3 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (3.06%) MCP
9 2 (2.04%) MCITP
9 2 (2.04%) MCTS
9 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.16%) NFS
2 8 (8.16%) Samba
2 8 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (8.16%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.02%) Gluster
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) iptables
3 1 (1.02%) KVM
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (14.29%) Ansible
2 12 (12.24%) Puppet
3 9 (9.18%) Nagios
4 8 (8.16%) vCenter Server
5 6 (6.12%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (5.10%) Grafana
7 4 (4.08%) ZABBIX
8 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.04%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (2.04%) SCCM
9 2 (2.04%) SCOM
10 1 (1.02%) Check_MK
10 1 (1.02%) Graylog
10 1 (1.02%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (1.02%) Kibana
10 1 (1.02%) Pingdom
10 1 (1.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.24%) SolarWinds
3 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 10 (10.20%) SAP
4 9 (9.18%) VMware
5 8 (8.16%) EMC
5 8 (8.16%) NetApp
6 6 (6.12%) IFS
7 4 (4.08%) Cisco
7 4 (4.08%) Google
7 4 (4.08%) HP
7 4 (4.08%) Percona
8 3 (3.06%) Citrix
9 2 (2.04%) Facebook
9 2 (2.04%) PayPal
9 2 (2.04%) Rockwell
9 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.04%) Siemens
10 1 (1.02%) New Relic
10 1 (1.02%) PagerDuty