High Availability Jobs

High Availability
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring High Availability skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited High Availability over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 378 272 272
Rank change year-on-year -106 0 +32
Permanent jobs citing High Availability 713 1,220 2,552
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 1.32% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.38% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 579 745 1,075
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,750
25th Percentile £46,813 £46,250 £44,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £58,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +11.11% +6.36%
75th Percentile £78,750 £82,500 £74,500
90th Percentile £97,750 £97,500 £91,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

High Availability falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90,810 88,242 165,721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.65% 95.42% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62,635 53,650 83,244
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,818 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,896
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing High Availability as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in the UK

High Availability
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing High Availability.

Salary trend for High Availability in the UK

High Availability
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing High Availability over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for High Availability in the UK

High Availability
Top 16 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 6 months to 12 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 -93 640 £57,500 -10.16% 155
UK excluding London -96 504 £57,500 +4.55% 96
Work from Home -46 322 £57,500 -12.01% 88
London -63 180 £77,500 +3.33% 57
North of England -85 143 £57,500 +9.52% 22
South East +4 124 £57,500 -4.17% 25
Midlands -53 95 £47,500 -13.64% 21
North West -84 75 £57,500 +4.55% 14
West Midlands -28 67 £52,500 -4.55% 13
Yorkshire +8 54 £57,500 +59.72% 7
South West -75 54 £57,500 +27.78% 8
East of England -10 42 £57,500 -30.30% 14
Scotland -94 38 £55,000 -20.80% 7
East Midlands -33 28 £45,000 +21.27% 8
North East -14 14 £57,500 +14.80% 1
Wales +11 10 £51,193 -19.32% 3

High Availability
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 58 (8.13%) IIS
2 24 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 21 (2.95%) Apache
5 20 (2.81%) Microsoft Exchange
6 11 (1.54%) JBoss
7 10 (1.40%) nginx
8 9 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.56%) CMS
9 4 (0.56%) Drupal
9 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.42%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.28%) Confluence
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.98%) Teamcenter
2 6 (0.84%) SAP PLM
3 5 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.56%) Maximo
4 4 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 389 (54.56%) Azure
2 200 (28.05%) AWS
3 99 (13.88%) Power Platform
4 87 (12.20%) GCP
5 53 (7.43%) SaaS
6 52 (7.29%) Microsoft 365
7 39 (5.47%) GitHub
8 34 (4.77%) Amazon S3
9 21 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
10 18 (2.52%) Azure DevOps
10 18 (2.52%) Serverless
11 17 (2.38%) Entra ID
12 14 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
12 14 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.96%) Google Docs
13 13 (1.82%) Azure AKS
14 12 (1.68%) Miro
14 12 (1.68%) OCI
14 12 (1.68%) PaaS
14 12 (1.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 109 (15.29%) Firewall
2 78 (10.94%) Broadband
3 68 (9.54%) WAN
4 47 (6.59%) DNS
5 45 (6.31%) VPN
6 38 (5.33%) SAN
7 31 (4.35%) MPLS
8 29 (4.07%) LAN
9 25 (3.51%) TCP/IP
10 24 (3.37%) BGP
11 23 (3.23%) SD-WAN
12 22 (3.09%) OSPF
13 20 (2.81%) Network Security
14 18 (2.52%) Wireless
15 17 (2.38%) DHCP
15 17 (2.38%) WLAN
16 16 (2.24%) Internet
17 14 (1.96%) SNMP
17 14 (1.96%) SSL
18 12 (1.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 93 (13.04%) Power BI
3 86 (12.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 58 (8.13%) NoSQL
5 45 (6.31%) MySQL
6 40 (5.61%) Relational Database
7 36 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (4.49%) Big Data
9 31 (4.35%) MongoDB
10 27 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
11 24 (3.37%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
14 19 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.10%) BigQuery
16 13 (1.82%) Data Lake
16 13 (1.82%) Oracle Database
17 12 (1.68%) Redis
17 12 (1.68%) Scylla
18 11 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (9.54%) Git
2 50 (7.01%) Jenkins
3 23 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 21 (2.95%) GitLab
5 14 (1.96%) JIRA
6 13 (1.82%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.40%) Bitbucket
8 9 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.70%) Subversion
10 4 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.42%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.28%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.28%) JMeter
12 2 (0.28%) JUnit
13 1 (0.14%) CircleCI
13 1 (0.14%) Robot Framework
13 1 (0.14%) Selenium
General
1 292 (40.95%) Social Skills
2 132 (18.51%) Finance
3 81 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 41 (5.75%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 26 (3.65%) Music Industry
6 25 (3.51%) Banking
7 22 (3.09%) Public Sector
7 22 (3.09%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.95%) Legal
9 17 (2.38%) Law
9 17 (2.38%) Retail
10 13 (1.82%) Influencing Skills
11 12 (1.68%) Front Office
12 11 (1.54%) Police
13 10 (1.40%) Aerospace
13 10 (1.40%) Documentation Skills
13 10 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
14 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.84%) Games
16 5 (0.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (16.27%) DBA
2 100 (14.03%) Senior
3 91 (12.76%) SQL DBA
4 78 (10.94%) Architect
5 70 (9.82%) Developer
6 53 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 53 (7.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 49 (6.87%) Lead
8 48 (6.73%) Systems Engineer
9 38 (5.33%) Administrator
10 35 (4.91%) Support Engineer
11 31 (4.35%) .NET Developer
12 30 (4.21%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (4.21%) C# Developer
13 29 (4.07%) Software Engineer
14 26 (3.65%) Analyst
15 25 (3.51%) Azure Engineer
16 24 (3.37%) Network Engineer
17 20 (2.81%) IT Engineer
18 19 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.96%) HTML
2 64 (8.98%) .NET
3 53 (7.43%) HTML5
4 46 (6.45%) RESTful
5 42 (5.89%) .NET Core
6 41 (5.75%) CSS
7 38 (5.33%) ASP.NET
8 34 (4.77%) ASP.NET Web API
9 33 (4.63%) Kafka
10 27 (3.79%) AngularJS
11 26 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (3.65%) LINQ
12 20 (2.81%) REST
13 18 (2.52%) CSS3
13 18 (2.52%) React
14 17 (2.38%) .NET Framework
14 17 (2.38%) YAML
15 16 (2.24%) GraphQL
15 16 (2.24%) WebRTC
16 15 (2.10%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 106 (14.87%) Clustering
2 66 (9.26%) Data Centre
3 64 (8.98%) Replication
4 42 (5.89%) Cloud Native
5 40 (5.61%) Public Cloud
6 35 (4.91%) Management Information System
7 29 (4.07%) Distributed Systems
8 28 (3.93%) Algorithms
8 28 (3.93%) Data Structures
9 24 (3.37%) Legacy Systems
10 17 (2.38%) AS400
10 17 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 16 (2.24%) Onboarding
11 16 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (1.96%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.82%) PKI
14 12 (1.68%) Product Ownership
15 11 (1.54%) PMI
15 11 (1.54%) Virtual Team
16 10 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 144 (20.20%) Windows
2 115 (16.13%) Linux
3 83 (11.64%) VMS
4 73 (10.24%) Windows Server
5 31 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.52%) Unix
7 15 (2.10%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (1.96%) Solaris
9 13 (1.82%) CentOS
10 12 (1.68%) Ubuntu
11 9 (1.26%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
13 4 (0.56%) AIX
13 4 (0.56%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.56%) Android
13 4 (0.56%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (33.10%) Problem-Solving
2 216 (30.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 165 (23.14%) Performance Tuning
4 161 (22.58%) DevOps
5 132 (18.51%) CI/CD
6 131 (18.37%) Agile
7 102 (14.31%) Continuous Improvement
8 100 (14.03%) Collaborative Working
9 99 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
10 98 (13.74%) Infrastructure as Code
11 91 (12.76%) Computer Science
12 89 (12.48%) Migration
13 84 (11.78%) Containerisation
14 71 (9.96%) Cybersecurity
15 69 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 64 (8.98%) Software Engineering
17 56 (7.85%) Microservices
18 55 (7.71%) Business Continuity
19 51 (7.15%) ITIL
19 51 (7.15%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 244 (34.22%) SQL
2 118 (16.55%) Python
3 109 (15.29%) T-SQL
4 90 (12.62%) PowerShell
5 89 (12.48%) C#
6 86 (12.06%) Java
7 71 (9.96%) JavaScript
8 57 (7.99%) Bash
9 38 (5.33%) Go
10 24 (3.37%) PHP
11 21 (2.95%) Scala
12 17 (2.38%) C++
13 13 (1.82%) Perl
14 10 (1.40%) RPG
14 10 (1.40%) Rust
15 9 (1.26%) C
16 7 (0.98%) TypeScript
17 6 (0.84%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.84%) VBA
18 5 (0.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 123 (17.25%) Degree
2 95 (13.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 71 (9.96%) Security Cleared
4 59 (8.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 39 (5.47%) SC Cleared
6 30 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (4.07%) Master's Degree
8 23 (3.23%) Azure Certification
9 14 (1.96%) CCNA
10 12 (1.68%) DV Cleared
11 11 (1.54%) AWS Certification
11 11 (1.54%) CCNP
11 11 (1.54%) PMI Certification
12 10 (1.40%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 9 (1.26%) CCIE
13 9 (1.26%) RHCE
14 7 (0.98%) CCDP
14 7 (0.98%) CCIE Routing and Switching
15 6 (0.84%) DBS Check
15 6 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.47%) QA
2 25 (3.51%) SLA
3 16 (2.24%) GDPR
4 8 (1.12%) HIPAA
5 7 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.56%) Accessibility
6 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.28%) NCSC
8 2 (0.28%) PMO
9 1 (0.14%) California Consumer Privacy Act
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 100 (14.03%) Virtual Machines
2 88 (12.34%) Active Directory
2 88 (12.34%) Docker
3 86 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (3.51%) VMware NSX
6 22 (3.09%) Firmware
7 21 (2.95%) Hyper-V
8 16 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 14 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (1.68%) vSphere
11 4 (0.56%) KVM
11 4 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.56%) XenApp
11 4 (0.56%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.28%) Ceph
12 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.28%) NFS
13 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.14%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 132 (18.51%) Kubernetes
2 105 (14.73%) Terraform
3 90 (12.62%) Ansible
4 31 (4.35%) Grafana
5 29 (4.07%) Puppet
6 25 (3.51%) Nagios
7 24 (3.37%) Microsoft Clustering
8 19 (2.66%) Prometheus
9 18 (2.52%) Failover Clustering
10 17 (2.38%) vCenter Server
11 15 (2.10%) SCOM
12 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
12 14 (1.96%) Progress Chef
13 13 (1.82%) HAProxy
14 10 (1.40%) Graphite
14 10 (1.40%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (1.26%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 9 (1.26%) Data Guard
15 9 (1.26%) WSUS
16 8 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 281 (39.41%) Microsoft
2 116 (16.27%) VMware
3 66 (9.26%) Oracle
4 50 (7.01%) Cisco
5 34 (4.77%) IBM
6 33 (4.63%) Google
7 32 (4.49%) Red Hat
8 25 (3.51%) Dell
9 24 (3.37%) Veeam
10 16 (2.24%) HP
10 16 (2.24%) SAP
10 16 (2.24%) ServiceNow
10 16 (2.24%) Splunk
11 15 (2.10%) New Relic
12 14 (1.96%) SolarWinds
13 13 (1.82%) NetApp
14 12 (1.68%) CyberArk
14 12 (1.68%) Serena
15 11 (1.54%) BeyondTrust
16 9 (1.26%) Nimble Storage