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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM PowerHA
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 939 956
Rank change year-on-year +90 +17  
Permanent jobs citing PowerHA 12 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 7
Median salary £52,500 £47,304 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.98% +18.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,304 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.26% +18.26%  

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 10619 12876 13678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.29% 12.40% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8948 10880 11232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing PowerHA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PowerHA over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for PowerHA in the UK

PowerHA
Top 9 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 26 April 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 +90 12 £52,500 +10.98%
North West -13 7 £50,000 -
Manchester - 6 £52,500 -
South East +69 3 £58,750 +23.68%
Hampshire - 3 £58,750 -
London +63 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Basingstoke - 2 £57,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 25 (92.59%) Unix
2 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
3 18 (66.67%) SAN
3 18 (66.67%) Veritas
3 18 (66.67%) Clustering
4 17 (62.96%) Python
5 16 (59.26%) Ruby
5 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (59.26%) Puppet
5 16 (59.26%) CFEngine
5 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (59.26%) Ansible
6 15 (55.56%) OpenShift
6 15 (55.56%) OpenStack
6 15 (55.56%) Finance
7 14 (51.85%) Nagios
8 12 (44.44%) Perl
9 11 (40.74%) Docker
10 10 (37.04%) AIX
10 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (33.33%) Linux
12 8 (29.63%) Banking
13 6 (22.22%) LPAR
14 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (18.52%) Corporate Banking
14 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
14 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
14 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
15 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery

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 15 (55.56%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.70%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (55.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (22.22%) LPAR
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (3.70%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Unix
2 10 (37.04%) AIX
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) High Availability
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) ArchiMate
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) Ruby
3 12 (44.44%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) LPIC
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) GPFS
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Ansible
1 16 (59.26%) CFEngine
1 16 (59.26%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
2 14 (51.85%) Nagios
3 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.70%) Linux-HA
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
2 18 (66.67%) Veritas
3 4 (14.81%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) TIBCO