The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
High Availability
UK
Rank 214 184 175
Rank change year-on-year -30 -9  
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 1300 1929 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 1.87% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.11% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 1466 1520
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,054 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 74757 91546 92626
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.05% 88.56% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61406 75741 74931
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

High Availability
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for High Availability in the UK

High Availability
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for High Availability in the UK

High Availability
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing High Availability within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England -30 1246 £52,500 - 150
London -28 563 £60,000 - 70
South East +42 233 £51,000 +2.00% 20
North West -14 107 £45,000 - 9
East of England -9 99 £45,500 -17.27% 17
Manchester -11 88 £46,750 +3.88% 4
Yorkshire -77 85 £40,000 -11.11% 12
City of London +14 83 £65,000 +8.33% 18
Surrey +55 68 £55,000 +4.76% 1
South West -21 66 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Berkshire +49 58 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Yorkshire -60 58 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Leeds -44 56 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Hertfordshire +11 53 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Hampshire +47 47 £47,500 -5.00% 8
East Midlands -14 47 £42,875 +0.88% 5
West Midlands +23 44 £40,275 -14.76% 8
Reading +43 29 £60,000 +20.00%
Watford +2 25 £40,000 -43.85% 2
Nottinghamshire +10 22 £37,500 -21.05%
Kent +25 20 £42,500 -18.07% 1
Wiltshire +14 20 £43,750 -20.45%
Cambridgeshire +13 20 £46,000 +8.23% 4
Scotland -1 19 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Oxfordshire -16 19 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Nottingham +4 18 £37,500 -21.05%
Slough +39 15 £52,500 -8.69% 2
Sheffield +15 15 £35,000 -36.36% 1
South Yorkshire +3 15 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Oxford -8 15 £45,000 -14.28% 1

High Availability
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for High Availability.

1 879 (31.46%) SQL Server
2 868 (31.07%) SQL
3 804 (28.78%) Linux
4 754 (26.99%) Windows
5 667 (23.87%) Microsoft
6 617 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
7 604 (21.62%) Java
8 592 (21.19%) Finance
9 482 (17.25%) VMware
10 429 (15.35%) Oracle
11 416 (14.89%) Windows Server
12 398 (14.24%) Firewall
13 393 (14.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 374 (13.39%) JavaScript
15 369 (13.21%) Cisco
16 368 (13.17%) Degree
17 359 (12.85%) ITIL
18 353 (12.63%) Active Directory
19 334 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
20 331 (11.85%) Unix
21 329 (11.78%) Python
22 327 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
23 315 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
23 315 (11.27%) .NET
24 309 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
25 307 (10.99%) Git (software)
26 299 (10.70%) DevOps
26 299 (10.70%) Clustering
27 293 (10.49%) C#
27 293 (10.49%) DNS

High Availability
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 171 (6.12%) IIS
2 157 (5.62%) Apache
3 137 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 125 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 99 (3.54%) Tomcat
6 95 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
7 84 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 78 (2.79%) JBoss
9 77 (2.76%) Skype for Business
10 74 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 63 (2.25%) WebLogic
12 57 (2.04%) CMS
13 46 (1.65%) nginx
13 46 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 43 (1.54%) Umbraco
15 40 (1.43%) WebSphere
16 33 (1.18%) OpenStack
17 26 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
18 22 (0.79%) Apache Solr
19 21 (0.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 240 (8.59%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.18%) MS Office
3 53 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 33 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.61%) MS Project
6 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.072%) HipChat
8 1 (0.036%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.29%) Magento
6 6 (0.21%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.072%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.072%) Oracle Utilities
9 2 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.072%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.072%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.072%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 309 (11.06%) Amazon AWS
2 229 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (4.90%) SaaS
4 112 (4.01%) Office 365
5 76 (2.72%) IaaS
6 74 (2.65%) PaaS
7 32 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (0.39%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 11 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
13 10 (0.36%) SoftLayer
14 8 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (0.29%) GitHub
15 7 (0.25%) Oracle CX
16 6 (0.21%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 398 (14.24%) Firewall
2 293 (10.49%) DNS
3 228 (8.16%) WAN
4 180 (6.44%) VPN
5 178 (6.37%) TCP/IP
6 168 (6.01%) SAN
7 159 (5.69%) LAN
8 148 (5.30%) MPLS
9 143 (5.12%) BGP
10 136 (4.87%) OSPF
11 131 (4.69%) Internet
12 130 (4.65%) DHCP
13 123 (4.40%) VoIP
14 119 (4.26%) SSL
15 110 (3.94%) Wireless
16 93 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
17 91 (3.26%) Network Security
18 88 (3.15%) EIGRP
19 82 (2.93%) VLAN
20 81 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 879 (31.46%) SQL Server
2 288 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 255 (9.13%) NoSQL
4 254 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 251 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 246 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 238 (8.52%) MySQL
8 190 (6.80%) Oracle Database
9 188 (6.73%) SQL Server 2014
10 169 (6.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 157 (5.62%) MongoDB
12 141 (5.05%) RDBMS
13 116 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
14 114 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
15 113 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
15 113 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 99 (3.54%) Big Data
17 79 (2.83%) Hadoop
18 70 (2.51%) Redis
19 57 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 307 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 185 (6.62%) Jenkins
3 104 (3.72%) Subversion
4 74 (2.65%) Maven
5 50 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 47 (1.68%) JIRA
6 47 (1.68%) Selenium
7 44 (1.57%) Cucumber
8 37 (1.32%) JUnit
9 33 (1.18%) NUnit
9 33 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (1.18%) Visual Studio
10 32 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 32 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (1.07%) Eclipse
12 27 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
13 26 (0.93%) Gradle
13 26 (0.93%) Toad
14 25 (0.89%) Ant
14 25 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 592 (21.19%) Finance
2 210 (7.52%) Banking
3 178 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 111 (3.97%) Music Industry
5 93 (3.33%) Retail
6 85 (3.04%) Marketing
7 82 (2.93%) Games
8 50 (1.79%) Legal
9 41 (1.47%) Back Office
10 32 (1.15%) Investment Banking
11 28 (1.00%) Advertising
12 24 (0.86%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.50%) Front Office
13 14 (0.50%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.47%) Electronics
14 13 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 10 (0.36%) Publishing
16 8 (0.29%) Law
17 6 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 687 (24.59%) Developer
2 481 (17.22%) DBA
3 341 (12.20%) Administrator
3 341 (12.20%) SQL DBA
4 260 (9.31%) Architect
5 184 (6.59%) .NET Developer
6 178 (6.37%) Java Developer
7 162 (5.80%) SQL Server DBA
8 155 (5.55%) Analyst
9 141 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 137 (4.90%) Network Engineer
10 137 (4.90%) Senior Developer
11 117 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 113 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
13 100 (3.58%) Support Engineer
14 96 (3.44%) C# Developer
15 93 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
16 91 (3.26%) Consultant
16 91 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
17 89 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (11.27%) .NET
2 238 (8.52%) AngularJS
3 228 (8.16%) Web Services
4 212 (7.59%) HTML
5 203 (7.27%) RESTful
6 201 (7.19%) ASP.NET
7 188 (6.73%) XML
8 182 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 158 (5.65%) Node.js
10 154 (5.51%) CSS
11 148 (5.30%) Spring
12 134 (4.80%) .NET Framework
13 128 (4.58%) REST
14 122 (4.37%) WCF
15 117 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 113 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
17 112 (4.01%) Middleware
18 104 (3.72%) HTML5
18 104 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 94 (3.36%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 315 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 299 (10.70%) Clustering
3 272 (9.74%) Computer Science
4 254 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 191 (6.84%) Replication
6 149 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
7 92 (3.29%) Fintech
8 84 (3.01%) Management Information System
9 61 (2.18%) PKI
10 50 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
11 32 (1.15%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.15%) Private Cloud
11 32 (1.15%) Public Cloud
12 31 (1.11%) iPad
12 31 (1.11%) User Experience
13 25 (0.89%) N-Tier
14 20 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 20 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 19 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
16 18 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 804 (28.78%) Linux
2 754 (26.99%) Windows
3 416 (14.89%) Windows Server
4 331 (11.85%) Unix
5 240 (8.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 221 (7.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 139 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 111 (3.97%) CentOS
9 100 (3.58%) Solaris
10 98 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 49 (1.75%) Debian
12 43 (1.54%) AIX
13 34 (1.22%) Windows 7
14 33 (1.18%) Android
14 33 (1.18%) Windows 8
15 31 (1.11%) Ubuntu
16 24 (0.86%) Apple iOS
17 20 (0.72%) Windows 10
18 13 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
19 12 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (14.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 359 (12.85%) ITIL
4 327 (11.70%) Performance Tuning
5 299 (10.70%) DevOps
6 290 (10.38%) TDD
7 265 (9.48%) MVC
8 226 (8.09%) Software Engineering
9 214 (7.66%) Scrum
10 180 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
11 175 (6.26%) Load Balancing
12 173 (6.19%) E-Commerce
13 172 (6.16%) SOA
14 170 (6.08%) Open Source
15 161 (5.76%) BDD
16 149 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
17 148 (5.30%) Configuration Management
18 146 (5.23%) Microservices
19 145 (5.19%) Low Latency
19 145 (5.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 868 (31.07%) SQL
2 604 (21.62%) Java
3 374 (13.39%) JavaScript
4 329 (11.78%) Python
5 293 (10.49%) C#
6 274 (9.81%) T-SQL
7 221 (7.91%) PowerShell
8 205 (7.34%) Ruby
9 141 (5.05%) Bash Shell
10 139 (4.97%) PHP
11 125 (4.47%) Perl
12 119 (4.26%) Shell Script
13 115 (4.12%) C++
14 76 (2.72%) PL/SQL
14 76 (2.72%) Scala
15 67 (2.40%) C
16 55 (1.97%) TypeScript
17 45 (1.61%) VB
18 40 (1.43%) Go
19 39 (1.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 368 (13.17%) Degree
2 272 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
3 234 (8.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 208 (7.44%) CCNP
5 139 (4.97%) CCNA
6 116 (4.15%) MCSE
7 99 (3.54%) MCSA
8 84 (3.01%) CCIE
9 55 (1.97%) Security Cleared
10 52 (1.86%) MCITP
11 38 (1.36%) MCP
12 30 (1.07%) SC Cleared
13 29 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.68%) CCDA
16 18 (0.64%) CCSP
16 18 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 18 (0.64%) RHCE
17 17 (0.61%) CCIP
18 16 (0.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (5.08%) SLA
2 116 (4.15%) QA
3 76 (2.72%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.72%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.54%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.39%) ISO 14001
7 11 (0.39%) MiFID
8 6 (0.21%) DICOM
8 6 (0.21%) HL7
8 6 (0.21%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.18%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.14%) PMO
11 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.072%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.072%) ISAE 3402
12 2 (0.072%) TickIT
13 1 (0.036%) GCP
System Software
1 353 (12.63%) Active Directory
2 334 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (5.15%) Docker
4 133 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 71 (2.54%) VMware ESX
6 59 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
7 58 (2.08%) vSphere
8 41 (1.47%) XenApp
9 30 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
11 23 (0.82%) KVM
12 21 (0.75%) NFS
12 21 (0.75%) Xen
13 20 (0.72%) XenServer
14 19 (0.68%) XenDesktop
15 16 (0.57%) HDFS
15 16 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (0.54%) iptables
17 13 (0.47%) Firmware
17 13 (0.47%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 226 (8.09%) Puppet
2 171 (6.12%) Ansible
3 159 (5.69%) Opscode Chef
4 83 (2.97%) Microsoft Clustering
5 68 (2.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 63 (2.25%) Nagios
7 61 (2.18%) Failover Clustering
7 61 (2.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 53 (1.90%) Salt
9 50 (1.79%) Data Guard
9 50 (1.79%) Grafana
10 48 (1.72%) SCOM
11 44 (1.57%) Graphite
11 44 (1.57%) Kubernetes
12 42 (1.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 42 (1.50%) Tivoli
13 30 (1.07%) Cisco Prime
14 29 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 29 (1.04%) ZABBIX
15 28 (1.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 667 (23.87%) Microsoft
2 482 (17.25%) VMware
3 429 (15.35%) Oracle
4 369 (13.21%) Cisco
5 120 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 104 (3.72%) HP
7 102 (3.65%) F5
8 92 (3.29%) IBM
9 87 (3.11%) Citrix
10 81 (2.90%) Juniper
11 77 (2.76%) CheckPoint
12 47 (1.68%) SolarWinds
13 46 (1.65%) Fortinet
14 45 (1.61%) EMC
15 44 (1.57%) Palo Alto
16 40 (1.43%) Dell
17 38 (1.36%) SAP
18 36 (1.29%) NetApp
19 35 (1.25%) Google
20 33 (1.18%) Sun
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum base.
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Braintree, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To £50,000 + Bonus / Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £150000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isle of Man
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36500 - £44600 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £66000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago