The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for PowerHA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PowerHA over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM PowerHA
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 926 951
Rank change year-on-year +59 +25  
Permanent jobs citing PowerHA 7 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.009% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.061% 0.072% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Median salary £62,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.86% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £41,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,250 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £46,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.86% +31.42%  

PowerHA is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11500 12483 12809
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.93% 12.69% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 18682 19844
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing PowerHA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PowerHA in the UK

PowerHA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PowerHA in the UK

PowerHA
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PowerHA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +47 7 £62,500 +35.86%
UK excluding London +34 7 £62,500 +35.86%
North of England - 6 £65,000 -
South East - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing PowerHA 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 PowerHA.

1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Veritas
2 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (75.00%) Clustering
2 12 (75.00%) CFEngine
2 12 (75.00%) Puppet
2 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (75.00%) Ansible
3 11 (68.75%) OpenShift
3 11 (68.75%) OpenStack
3 11 (68.75%) Ruby
3 11 (68.75%) Python
3 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (37.50%) SAN
7 5 (31.25%) Nagios
8 4 (25.00%) AIX
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) Docker
9 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) DB2
9 3 (18.75%) IBM
10 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
10 2 (12.50%) VLAN
10 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
10 2 (12.50%) GPFS
11 1 (6.25%) Windows Server

PowerHA
Co-occurring 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 11 (68.75%) OpenStack
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (68.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
3 1 (6.25%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (6.25%) DevOps
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Python
1 11 (68.75%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Ansible
1 12 (75.00%) CFEngine
1 12 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (75.00%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (75.00%) Veritas
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy