Period
to 23 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 513 452 359
Rank change year-on-year -61 -93 +12
Permanent jobs citing Replication 923 1265 1966
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.67% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.63% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 765 1089 1583
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +2.35%

Replication is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75927 77728 91114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.25% 40.99% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57021 63762 72922
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the UK

Replication
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Replication in the UK

Replication
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Replication over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Replication in the UK

Replication
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -69 851 £45,000 -5.26% 42
UK excluding London -52 533 £42,500 -5.56% 24
London -74 376 £55,000 - 19
South East -23 158 £45,000 -10.00% 7
North of England -69 156 £37,500 -16.67% 4
North West -38 82 £39,500 -16.84% 3
Midlands +19 75 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Yorkshire +4 72 £32,969 -26.74% 1
West Midlands +12 51 £45,000 -2.70% 3
South West +8 49 £42,500 -3.41% 1
East of England -21 45 £50,000 +21.95% 4
Scotland -2 30 £40,000 -23.81% 1
East Midlands +24 24 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Northern Ireland -16 12 £29,500 -15.71%
Wales +15 9 £38,750 -31.11%
North East -4 2 £50,000 +23.46%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Replication 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 Replication.

1 481 (52.11%) SQL
2 464 (50.27%) SQL Server
3 385 (41.71%) Windows
4 380 (41.17%) Microsoft
5 332 (35.97%) VMware
6 262 (28.39%) Linux
7 260 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 238 (25.79%) Performance Tuning
9 234 (25.35%) Active Directory
10 222 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 218 (23.62%) Windows Server
12 212 (22.97%) Clustering
13 208 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 203 (21.99%) T-SQL
15 198 (21.45%) ITIL
16 195 (21.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 193 (20.91%) High Availability
18 192 (20.80%) SAN
19 181 (19.61%) Oracle
20 173 (18.74%) Firewall
21 171 (18.53%) Finance
22 166 (17.98%) DNS
23 157 (17.01%) Cisco
24 156 (16.90%) Migration
25 151 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
26 150 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
27 146 (15.82%) MySQL
28 144 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
29 131 (14.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
30 129 (13.98%) Amazon AWS

Replication
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
1 124 (13.43%) MS Exchange
2 71 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (7.15%) IIS
4 64 (6.93%) SharePoint
5 56 (6.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (3.79%) Skype for Business
7 31 (3.36%) Apache
8 25 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
9 21 (2.28%) OpenStack
10 17 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (1.84%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.63%) Confluence
12 14 (1.52%) Tomcat
13 10 (1.08%) nginx
14 9 (0.98%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.98%) FileNet
14 9 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 7 (0.76%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.98%) iTrent
2 9 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (0.98%) ResourceLink
3 5 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.43%) Misys Equation
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.22%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 129 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (7.26%) Office 365
4 50 (5.42%) IaaS
5 25 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (1.52%) PaaS
8 12 (1.30%) GitHub
9 11 (1.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 8 (0.87%) Google App Engine
10 8 (0.87%) SaaS
11 7 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.65%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.54%) Loggly
13 5 (0.54%) Oracle CX
13 5 (0.54%) Sumo Logic
14 4 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.33%) DigitalOcean
15 3 (0.33%) OpenShift
16 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 192 (20.80%) SAN
2 173 (18.74%) Firewall
3 166 (17.98%) DNS
4 118 (12.78%) DHCP
5 100 (10.83%) VPN
6 82 (8.88%) TCP/IP
7 74 (8.02%) iSCSI
8 67 (7.26%) WAN
9 66 (7.15%) VLAN
10 59 (6.39%) VoIP
11 49 (5.31%) NAS
12 44 (4.77%) LAN
13 43 (4.66%) Fibre Channel
14 41 (4.44%) Internet
15 33 (3.58%) MPLS
16 27 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
16 27 (2.93%) Skype
17 26 (2.82%) SSL
18 25 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 464 (50.27%) SQL Server
2 222 (24.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 195 (21.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 146 (15.82%) MySQL
5 144 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
6 131 (14.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 124 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 90 (9.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 89 (9.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 74 (8.02%) Relational Database
11 64 (6.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 56 (6.07%) PostgreSQL
13 55 (5.96%) Oracle Database
14 54 (5.85%) SQL Server 2016
15 49 (5.31%) NoSQL
16 45 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (3.68%) OLTP
18 33 (3.58%) RDBMS
19 31 (3.36%) MongoDB
19 31 (3.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 45 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (2.93%) JIRA
3 24 (2.60%) Subversion
4 22 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.63%) Selenium
6 15 (1.63%) Visual Studio
7 13 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (1.41%) Vagrant
8 10 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.08%) Toad
9 7 (0.76%) Codeception
9 7 (0.76%) PHPUnit
9 7 (0.76%) Xdebug
10 4 (0.43%) Robot Framework
10 4 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.43%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.33%) LINQPad
11 3 (0.33%) Maven
11 3 (0.33%) NetBeans
General
1 171 (18.53%) Finance
2 42 (4.55%) Marketing
3 39 (4.23%) Banking
4 38 (4.12%) Retail
5 37 (4.01%) Telecoms
6 31 (3.36%) Advertising
7 23 (2.49%) Legal
8 22 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 20 (2.17%) Games
9 20 (2.17%) Law
10 14 (1.52%) Billing
11 13 (1.41%) Electronics
12 12 (1.30%) Military
13 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.54%) Back Office
14 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.43%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.22%) Automotive
16 2 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 286 (30.99%) DBA
2 208 (22.54%) SQL DBA
3 172 (18.63%) Administrator
4 107 (11.59%) SQL Server DBA
5 92 (9.97%) Analyst
6 89 (9.64%) Developer
7 80 (8.67%) Consultant
7 80 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 54 (5.85%) Senior DBA
9 45 (4.88%) Architect
9 45 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 45 (4.88%) SQL Developer
10 43 (4.66%) Server Engineer
11 37 (4.01%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (3.47%) Senior SQL DBA
13 29 (3.14%) Support Engineer
14 28 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
15 27 (2.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 25 (2.71%) IT Engineer
17 24 (2.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (6.28%) Web Services
2 46 (4.98%) .NET
3 42 (4.55%) HTML
4 36 (3.90%) CSS
4 36 (3.90%) LAMP
5 26 (2.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 23 (2.49%) XML
7 20 (2.17%) ASP.NET
8 17 (1.84%) HTML5
9 14 (1.52%) jQuery
10 11 (1.19%) AngularJS
11 10 (1.08%) .NET Framework
12 9 (0.98%) Ext JS
12 9 (0.98%) Middleware
13 8 (0.87%) LEMP Stack
13 8 (0.87%) Node.js
14 7 (0.76%) Java SE
14 7 (0.76%) Sass
14 7 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 212 (22.97%) Clustering
2 108 (11.70%) Data Centre
3 68 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (5.31%) Computer Science
5 38 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.49%) Fat Client
6 23 (2.49%) Thin Client
7 22 (2.38%) Fintech
8 19 (2.06%) EMC VNX
9 16 (1.73%) Blog
9 16 (1.73%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (1.52%) Driving Licence
11 14 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
11 14 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 12 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (1.19%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.19%) Hedge funds
14 10 (1.08%) IVR
15 9 (0.98%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 385 (41.71%) Windows
2 262 (28.39%) Linux
3 218 (23.62%) Windows Server
4 151 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 150 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 87 (9.43%) Unix
7 55 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (4.77%) Windows 7
10 34 (3.68%) Debian
11 30 (3.25%) Windows 10
12 22 (2.38%) Windows XP
13 20 (2.17%) AIX
13 20 (2.17%) Windows 8
14 18 (1.95%) CentOS
15 17 (1.84%) Ubuntu
16 12 (1.30%) Solaris
17 6 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
18 5 (0.54%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (25.79%) Performance Tuning
2 208 (22.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 198 (21.45%) ITIL
4 193 (20.91%) High Availability
5 156 (16.90%) Migration
6 113 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 83 (8.99%) ETL
8 82 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
9 66 (7.15%) Presales
10 65 (7.04%) Database Tuning
11 60 (6.50%) Capacity Planning
11 60 (6.50%) Project Management
12 59 (6.39%) Configuration Management
13 55 (5.96%) Problem Management
14 53 (5.74%) Capacity Management
14 53 (5.74%) Change Management
15 52 (5.63%) DevOps
16 50 (5.42%) Service Delivery
17 49 (5.31%) Data Protection
17 49 (5.31%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 481 (52.11%) SQL
2 203 (21.99%) T-SQL
3 105 (11.38%) PowerShell
4 70 (7.58%) Python
5 60 (6.50%) C#
6 56 (6.07%) Java
7 52 (5.63%) Bash Shell
8 50 (5.42%) PHP
9 46 (4.98%) Perl
10 42 (4.55%) JavaScript
11 38 (4.12%) Shell Script
12 36 (3.90%) VBScript
13 31 (3.36%) PL/SQL
14 30 (3.25%) C
15 22 (2.38%) VB
16 21 (2.28%) C++
17 18 (1.95%) Ruby
18 13 (1.41%) AWK
19 11 (1.19%) VB.NET
20 10 (1.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 127 (13.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 118 (12.78%) Degree
3 61 (6.61%) MCSE
4 55 (5.96%) CCNA
4 55 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
5 49 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
6 47 (5.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 41 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 35 (3.79%) MCP
9 34 (3.68%) MCSA
10 29 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
11 27 (2.93%) MCITP
12 21 (2.28%) SC Cleared
13 19 (2.06%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (1.52%) CCIE
15 13 (1.41%) MCDBA
16 12 (1.30%) MySQL Certification
17 11 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (1.08%) DV Cleared
18 10 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.74%) SLA
2 30 (3.25%) QA
3 27 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.17%) Data Quality
5 11 (1.19%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.76%) GCP
7 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.54%) PMO
8 4 (0.43%) GDPR
8 4 (0.43%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 22301
9 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.33%) SSAE 16
10 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.11%) COBIT
11 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 260 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 234 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 115 (12.46%) Hyper-V
4 92 (9.97%) VMware ESXi
5 70 (7.58%) vSphere
6 59 (6.39%) NFS
7 36 (3.90%) Docker
8 34 (3.68%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (2.93%) XenApp
10 24 (2.60%) Firmware
11 20 (2.17%) Terminal Services
12 15 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
13 14 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (1.30%) DFS Replication
14 12 (1.30%) RHEV
15 9 (0.98%) iptables
16 8 (0.87%) XenDesktop
16 8 (0.87%) XenServer
17 7 (0.76%) KVM
17 7 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 80 (8.67%) Puppet
2 58 (6.28%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (5.20%) vCenter Server
4 44 (4.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 43 (4.66%) Ansible
6 35 (3.79%) Backup Exec
6 35 (3.79%) NetBackup
7 32 (3.47%) SCCM
8 28 (3.03%) Perfmon
9 27 (2.93%) vMotion
9 27 (2.93%) WSUS
10 25 (2.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 24 (2.60%) Nagios
12 23 (2.49%) SCOM
13 22 (2.38%) Kubernetes
14 14 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
15 13 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 12 (1.30%) Cacti
16 12 (1.30%) Control-M
16 12 (1.30%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 380 (41.17%) Microsoft
2 332 (35.97%) VMware
3 181 (19.61%) Oracle
4 157 (17.01%) Cisco
5 118 (12.78%) Citrix
6 100 (10.83%) Veeam
7 92 (9.97%) HP
7 92 (9.97%) NetApp
8 74 (8.02%) EMC
9 61 (6.61%) Dell
9 61 (6.61%) Sybase
10 45 (4.88%) Symantec
11 43 (4.66%) Red Hat
12 39 (4.23%) SAP
12 39 (4.23%) Veritas
13 33 (3.58%) IBM
14 26 (2.82%) Juniper
14 26 (2.82%) SonicWALL
15 25 (2.71%) Brocade
16 22 (2.38%) SolarWinds