Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 528 512 478
Rank change year-on-year -16 -34 -113
Permanent jobs citing Replication 760 944 1,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.54% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 1.33% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 636 777 939
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,950 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

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 63,367 70,924 69,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.89% 40.22% 39.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48,434 55,571 56,561
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Replication in the UK

Replication
Top 17 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 21 February 2019. 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 -27 699 £45,000 - 143
UK excluding London +26 488 £42,500 - 115
London -88 248 £55,000 +10.00% 33
North of England +52 142 £43,250 +1.76% 40
South East +26 129 £40,000 -11.11% 35
North West +41 100 £42,500 - 24
East of England +27 66 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Midlands +3 66 £45,000 -5.26% 21
South West +25 39 £50,000 +42.86% 8
West Midlands +30 34 £42,500 -2.86% 15
Yorkshire +6 33 £45,000 +12.50% 9
East Midlands +14 32 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Scotland +2 20 £61,250 +44.12% 5
Wales +21 13 £42,500 +6.25%
North East +26 10 £50,000 +42.86% 7
Northern Ireland -22 8 £35,000 -23.50%
Isle of Man - 5 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Replication.

1 413 (54.34%) SQL
2 332 (43.68%) Windows
3 324 (42.63%) SQL Server
4 323 (42.50%) Microsoft
5 310 (40.79%) VMware
6 232 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 220 (28.95%) Linux
8 201 (26.45%) Active Directory
9 199 (26.18%) Microsoft Azure
10 198 (26.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 183 (24.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 181 (23.82%) ITIL
13 177 (23.29%) Performance Tuning
14 171 (22.50%) T-SQL
15 169 (22.24%) Windows Server
15 169 (22.24%) Amazon AWS
16 163 (21.45%) High Availability
17 155 (20.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 153 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
19 152 (20.00%) Clustering
20 137 (18.03%) DNS
20 137 (18.03%) PowerShell
21 133 (17.50%) MySQL
22 129 (16.97%) Cisco
22 129 (16.97%) SAN
23 121 (15.92%) Office 365
24 117 (15.39%) Migration
25 113 (14.87%) Veeam
26 111 (14.61%) Finance
27 110 (14.47%) Data Warehouse

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 58 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 51 (6.71%) MS Exchange
3 41 (5.39%) IIS
4 28 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (3.55%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (3.42%) Skype for Business
7 20 (2.63%) Apache
8 19 (2.50%) OpenStack
9 18 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (2.24%) WebLogic
11 15 (1.97%) Tomcat
12 13 (1.71%) JBoss
13 12 (1.58%) CMS
13 12 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 12 (1.58%) WebSphere
14 10 (1.32%) GlassFish
14 10 (1.32%) MQSeries
14 10 (1.32%) WordPress
15 7 (0.92%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 50 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Visualfiles
2 4 (0.53%) Magento
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 199 (26.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (22.24%) Amazon AWS
3 121 (15.92%) Office 365
4 29 (3.82%) SaaS
5 21 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (2.76%) Amazon S3
5 21 (2.76%) IaaS
5 21 (2.76%) PaaS
6 17 (2.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 15 (1.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
8 13 (1.71%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (1.71%) Azure Active Directory
8 13 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.92%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.79%) Serverless
12 5 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.66%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 137 (18.03%) DNS
2 129 (16.97%) SAN
3 89 (11.71%) Firewall
4 85 (11.18%) DHCP
5 79 (10.39%) TCP/IP
6 53 (6.97%) VLAN
7 49 (6.45%) WAN
8 48 (6.32%) LAN
8 48 (6.32%) VPN
9 35 (4.61%) Internet
10 34 (4.47%) NAS
11 26 (3.42%) iSCSI
12 24 (3.16%) RTMP
12 24 (3.16%) RTSP
12 24 (3.16%) Skype
13 21 (2.76%) NetScaler
14 19 (2.50%) VoIP
14 19 (2.50%) Wireless
15 16 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (1.97%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (42.63%) SQL Server
2 198 (26.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 155 (20.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 133 (17.50%) MySQL
5 110 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
6 89 (11.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 84 (11.05%) Relational Database
7 84 (11.05%) SQL Server 2016
8 75 (9.87%) PostgreSQL
9 74 (9.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 66 (8.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 57 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 56 (7.37%) MongoDB
13 48 (6.32%) Oracle Database
14 46 (6.05%) NoSQL
15 41 (5.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 40 (5.26%) MariaDB
17 39 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (4.34%) RDBMS
19 26 (3.42%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.42%) Mercurial
3 20 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (2.11%) Subversion
5 10 (1.32%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.05%) JIRA
7 4 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.26%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.26%) JMeter
9 2 (0.26%) Maven
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.26%) Selenium
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.26%) Xdebug
General
1 111 (14.61%) Finance
2 40 (5.26%) Retail
3 24 (3.16%) Marketing
4 13 (1.71%) Advertising
4 13 (1.71%) Games
5 12 (1.58%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.45%) Banking
7 10 (1.32%) French Language
8 9 (1.18%) German Language
8 9 (1.18%) Swedish Language
9 8 (1.05%) Automotive
9 8 (1.05%) Billing
10 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 3 (0.39%) Legal
13 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 275 (36.18%) DBA
2 205 (26.97%) SQL DBA
3 182 (23.95%) Administrator
4 94 (12.37%) SQL Server DBA
5 71 (9.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 63 (8.29%) Developer
7 59 (7.76%) Analyst
8 49 (6.45%) Senior DBA
9 44 (5.79%) Senior SQL DBA
10 40 (5.26%) Architect
10 40 (5.26%) Support Engineer
11 39 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (4.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 27 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
14 26 (3.42%) Senior SQL Server DBA
14 26 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (3.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 22 (2.89%) Server Engineer
16 22 (2.89%) SQL Developer
17 20 (2.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (7.76%) Web Services
2 43 (5.66%) .NET
3 40 (5.26%) XML
4 37 (4.87%) LAMP
5 34 (4.47%) HTML
6 23 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
6 23 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
7 19 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 17 (2.24%) CSS
8 17 (2.24%) Kafka
9 13 (1.71%) .NET Framework
9 13 (1.71%) XHTML
10 12 (1.58%) Java EE
11 10 (1.32%) EJB
11 10 (1.32%) EJB 3.0
11 10 (1.32%) HornetQ
11 10 (1.32%) Java SE
11 10 (1.32%) JMS
11 10 (1.32%) WebSphere MQ
12 8 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 152 (20.00%) Clustering
2 89 (11.71%) Data Centre
3 69 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.34%) Public Cloud
5 31 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 30 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
7 27 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
8 24 (3.16%) Video\Live Streaming
9 20 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.71%) NHS
11 12 (1.58%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.45%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.45%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.05%) Derivative
13 8 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (1.05%) PKI
13 8 (1.05%) User Experience
14 7 (0.92%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.92%) Fintech
15 6 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 332 (43.68%) Windows
2 220 (28.95%) Linux
3 169 (22.24%) Windows Server
4 95 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (9.34%) Unix
6 69 (9.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (5.66%) Windows 10
8 34 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (4.34%) Debian
9 33 (4.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (3.03%) Windows 7
11 20 (2.63%) CentOS
12 17 (2.24%) AIX
13 12 (1.58%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.45%) Android
15 10 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
16 7 (0.92%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.79%) Windows 2000
18 5 (0.66%) Solaris
18 5 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (24.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 181 (23.82%) ITIL
3 177 (23.29%) Performance Tuning
4 163 (21.45%) High Availability
5 153 (20.13%) Business Intelligence
6 117 (15.39%) Migration
7 102 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
8 99 (13.03%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (12.63%) DevOps
10 95 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 81 (10.66%) ETL
12 63 (8.29%) Capacity Planning
12 63 (8.29%) Change Control
12 63 (8.29%) CRM
13 55 (7.24%) Configuration Management
14 49 (6.45%) Data Modelling
15 47 (6.18%) Database Mirroring
16 46 (6.05%) Database Security
17 44 (5.79%) Change Management
17 44 (5.79%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 413 (54.34%) SQL
2 171 (22.50%) T-SQL
3 137 (18.03%) PowerShell
4 92 (12.11%) Python
5 48 (6.32%) Bash Shell
6 45 (5.92%) Java
7 40 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 35 (4.61%) Ruby
9 30 (3.95%) PHP
10 26 (3.42%) Perl
10 26 (3.42%) PL/SQL
11 17 (2.24%) C
12 15 (1.97%) AWK
12 15 (1.97%) Go
13 12 (1.58%) JavaScript
14 11 (1.45%) VB
15 10 (1.32%) C#
16 8 (1.05%) Korn
17 6 (0.79%) VBScript
18 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 94 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (7.24%) Degree
3 50 (6.58%) MCSE
4 47 (6.18%) MCSA
5 42 (5.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (4.47%) Security Cleared
7 24 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (3.16%) DV Cleared
8 23 (3.03%) SC Cleared
9 18 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
10 17 (2.24%) CCNA
11 16 (2.11%) VCP6
12 15 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
13 14 (1.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (1.84%) MCDBA
13 14 (1.84%) MCP
14 12 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.32%) AWS Certification
15 10 (1.32%) CCNP
16 9 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (9.61%) SLA
2 25 (3.29%) QA
3 24 (3.16%) Data Quality
4 22 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 15 (1.97%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.58%) GDPR
7 7 (0.92%) PMO
8 4 (0.53%) NIST 800
9 2 (0.26%) COBIT
9 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (0.26%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 232 (30.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 201 (26.45%) Active Directory
3 108 (14.21%) Hyper-V
4 89 (11.71%) VMware ESXi
5 53 (6.97%) vSphere
6 49 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
7 45 (5.92%) XenApp
8 34 (4.47%) Docker
9 19 (2.50%) XenDesktop
10 16 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (1.84%) NFS
11 14 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (1.71%) DFS Replication
13 8 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (1.05%) XenServer
14 5 (0.66%) Firmware
14 5 (0.66%) LXC
14 5 (0.66%) Terminal Services
14 5 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (0.66%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 57 (7.50%) Puppet
2 49 (6.45%) SCCM
3 47 (6.18%) Opscode Chef
4 41 (5.39%) Failover Clustering
5 38 (5.00%) Terraform
6 37 (4.87%) SCOM
7 33 (4.34%) Ansible
7 33 (4.34%) Nagios
8 29 (3.82%) Backup Exec
9 23 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
10 19 (2.50%) Kubernetes
11 18 (2.37%) HAProxy
11 18 (2.37%) ZABBIX
12 16 (2.11%) Perfmon
13 15 (1.97%) Oracle RMAN
13 15 (1.97%) vMotion
14 14 (1.84%) Prometheus
14 14 (1.84%) vCenter Server
15 13 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
15 13 (1.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 323 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 310 (40.79%) VMware
3 129 (16.97%) Cisco
4 113 (14.87%) Veeam
5 106 (13.95%) Oracle
6 100 (13.16%) Citrix
7 63 (8.29%) HP
8 47 (6.18%) NetApp
9 44 (5.79%) IBM
10 43 (5.66%) EMC
11 33 (4.34%) Dell
12 32 (4.21%) RedGate
12 32 (4.21%) SolarWinds
13 26 (3.42%) Red Hat
14 24 (3.16%) Google
15 23 (3.03%) Avaya
15 23 (3.03%) Meraki
15 23 (3.03%) SAP
16 20 (2.63%) New Relic
17 18 (2.37%) CommVault