Failover Clustering Jobs

Failover Clustering (High-Availability, HA)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Failover Clustering skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Failover Clustering over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 850 819 1158
Rank change year-on-year -31 +339 -283
Permanent jobs citing Failover Clustering 54 100 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.11% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.54% 0.75% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 69
10th Percentile £27,600 £32,200 £42,500
25th Percentile £29,000 £36,844 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% -25.00% +20.00%
75th Percentile £64,125 £60,938 £62,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £74,625 £90,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £39,820 £52,500
% change year-on-year -14.62% -24.15% +29.23%

All Systems Management Skills
UK

Failover Clustering falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,915 13,333 32,089
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.02% 14.42% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 8,608 14,120
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,375 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.63% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £59,526 £58,000
% change year-on-year -7.60% +2.63% +5.45%

Failover Clustering
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Failover Clustering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Failover Clustering in the UK

Failover Clustering
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Failover Clustering.

Salary trend for Failover Clustering in the UK

Failover Clustering
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Failover Clustering over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Failover Clustering in the UK

Failover Clustering
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Failover Clustering within the UK over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England -13 52 £41,500 -7.78% 16
UK excluding London -89 44 £34,000 -14.62% 15
North of England -2 18 £34,000 +5.59% 5
North East -7 11 £34,000 -43.33% 2
London +90 10 £66,250 -5.36% 1
West Midlands -15 9 £30,000 -24.32% 1
Midlands -51 9 £30,000 -40.00% 1
East of England -20 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +49 7 £43,750 +35.87% 1
South West -36 6 £45,000 +15.38% 8
Work from Home +5 4 £82,000 +42.61% 10
Wales - 2 £42,500 -
South East -33 1 £29,000 -33.71% 1

Failover Clustering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Exchange
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (64.81%) Microsoft 365
2 29 (53.70%) Azure
3 10 (18.52%) AWS
4 6 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (11.11%) Entra ID
5 4 (7.41%) Google Workspace
5 4 (7.41%) OneDrive
6 3 (5.56%) Azure Sentinel
7 2 (3.70%) SaaS
7 2 (3.70%) Snowflake
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.85%) Serverless
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) Firewall
2 19 (35.19%) WAN
3 12 (22.22%) LAN
3 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 12 (22.22%) VLAN
3 12 (22.22%) VPN
3 12 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (16.67%) VoIP
5 8 (14.81%) VSAN
6 7 (12.96%) BGP
6 7 (12.96%) DHCP
6 7 (12.96%) DNS
6 7 (12.96%) MPLS
6 7 (12.96%) OSPF
6 7 (12.96%) SD-WAN
7 4 (7.41%) Wireless
8 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (5.56%) SAN
8 3 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (20.37%) Documentation Skills
2 8 (14.81%) Games
2 8 (14.81%) Social Skills
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Administrator
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) IT Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
6 5 (9.26%) AWS Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) DBA
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (87.04%) Clustering
2 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 8 (14.81%) Operational Technology
4 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
4 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (9.26%) Legacy Systems
5 4 (7.41%) Public Cloud
5 4 (7.41%) Replication
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Educational Technology
7 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
7 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (75.93%) Windows
2 31 (57.41%) Windows Server
3 20 (37.04%) Windows 10
4 12 (22.22%) Linux
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (16.67%) Mac OS
8 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (9.26%) CentOS
9 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (33.33%) High Availability
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (18.52%) Decision-Making
5 9 (16.67%) Customer Service
5 9 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 8 (14.81%) Line Management
6 8 (14.81%) Quality Management
7 6 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.26%) Business Continuity
8 5 (9.26%) Cost Optimisation
8 5 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (9.26%) FinOps
8 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (9.26%) Knowledge Transfer
8 5 (9.26%) Patch Management
8 5 (9.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
8 5 (9.26%) Service Management
8 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 14 (25.93%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C#
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Bash
4 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) A+ Certification
3 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) RHCE
4 5 (9.26%) RHCSA
5 3 (5.56%) HNC
5 3 (5.56%) HND
6 1 (1.85%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (75.93%) Active Directory
2 36 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (64.81%) Hyper-V
4 15 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.56%) vSphere
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (24.07%) SCCM
3 12 (22.22%) Jamf Pro
4 11 (20.37%) Autotask
5 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (11.11%) Ansible
7 5 (9.26%) Kubernetes
7 5 (9.26%) Puppet
8 4 (7.41%) WSUS
9 3 (5.56%) FortiGate
10 2 (3.70%) Foglight
10 2 (3.70%) SCOM
11 1 (1.85%) Grafana
11 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (1.85%) Prometheus
11 1 (1.85%) Rancher
11 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) VMware
2 42 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) Datto
4 9 (16.67%) Apple
5 7 (12.96%) Dell
5 7 (12.96%) NetApp
6 6 (11.11%) Draytek
6 6 (11.11%) Sophos
7 5 (9.26%) EqualLogic
7 5 (9.26%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.41%) Remedy
8 4 (7.41%) Veeam
9 3 (5.56%) Aruba
9 3 (5.56%) Sage
9 3 (5.56%) Ubiquiti
9 3 (5.56%) Webroot
10 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
10 2 (3.70%) IDERA
10 2 (3.70%) Meraki