Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Availability
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 88 91
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -32
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 10 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.36% 1.24% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.41% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 15
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% -25.00% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,125 £37,750
90th Percentile £47,000 £64,775 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -1.32% -15.56%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 692 1,062 1,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 94.02% 88.13% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 593 862 1,017
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Staffordshire

High Availability
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for High Availability in Staffordshire

High Availability
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Stoke-on-Trent -5 8 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Stafford +19 1 £42,500 +41.67%
Lichfield +15 1 £50,000 -9.09%
High Availability
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 4 (40.00%) Cryptography
3 4 (40.00%) XSD
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (20.00%) Tableau
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Progress
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle

High Availability
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (10.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) DBA
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos
1 2 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Progress
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat