Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 523 532 512
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Replication 300 756 1,004
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 1.32% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 266 629 815
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,719 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £74,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 29,526 57,124 69,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.11% 39.13% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22,850 42,824 53,424
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the UK

Replication
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Replication.

Salary trend for Replication in the UK

Replication
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Replication over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 -5 279 £50,000 - 44
UK excluding London +34 200 £45,000 - 42
London +26 94 £62,500 - 6
North of England +88 63 £45,000 - 16
South East +97 62 £45,000 - 3
North West +63 51 £47,500 +2.15% 14
Midlands +93 40 £50,000 +53.85% 12
Work from Home +55 26 £52,500 -8.70% 3
West Midlands +92 23 £45,000 +38.46% 10
East Midlands +56 16 £50,000 +100.00% 2
East of England +31 14 £43,125 -28.13% 5
Scotland +68 12 £32,500 -53.57% 1
Yorkshire +89 10 £28,750 -27.22% 2
South West +67 5 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Wales +22 3 £30,000 +17.65% 2
North East +15 2 £48,250 +58.20%
Isle of Man +2 1 £51,500 +14.44%

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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.

1 142 (47.33%) SQL
2 131 (43.67%) Microsoft
3 123 (41.00%) Windows
4 119 (39.67%) SQL Server
5 98 (32.67%) Azure
6 84 (28.00%) Active Directory
7 80 (26.67%) VMware
8 79 (26.33%) Windows Server
9 74 (24.67%) Linux
10 70 (23.33%) Office 365
11 64 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
12 63 (21.00%) AWS
12 63 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (20.67%) Clustering
14 54 (18.00%) DNS
14 54 (18.00%) PowerShell
15 53 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
16 52 (17.33%) SAN
17 49 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
18 48 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
19 47 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
20 45 (15.00%) DHCP
21 44 (14.67%) MySQL
21 44 (14.67%) Veeam
22 42 (14.00%) Hyper-V
22 42 (14.00%) High Availability
23 40 (13.33%) Data Centre
23 40 (13.33%) Python
23 40 (13.33%) Finance
24 38 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (7.33%) IIS
3 18 (6.00%) Skype for Business
4 15 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.00%) nginx
6 6 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.67%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.67%) Confluence
7 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.00%) Apache
8 3 (1.00%) Gluu
8 3 (1.00%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.67%) JBoss
10 1 (0.33%) CICS
10 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (5.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.33%) Eikon
2 4 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.33%) Maximo
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 98 (32.67%) Azure
2 70 (23.33%) Office 365
3 63 (21.00%) AWS
4 18 (6.00%) Amazon ECS
5 16 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (5.33%) GCP
6 13 (4.33%) PaaS
7 9 (3.00%) Amazon S3
7 9 (3.00%) IaaS
7 9 (3.00%) Power Platform
7 9 (3.00%) SaaS
8 8 (2.67%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (2.67%) Serverless
9 5 (1.67%) Amazon EKS
9 5 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.67%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.00%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (1.00%) Google Docs
10 3 (1.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 54 (18.00%) DNS
2 52 (17.33%) SAN
3 45 (15.00%) DHCP
4 28 (9.33%) Firewall
4 28 (9.33%) TCP/IP
5 27 (9.00%) LAN
6 26 (8.67%) WAN
7 24 (8.00%) Skype
8 21 (7.00%) Remote Desktop
9 18 (6.00%) Internet
10 17 (5.67%) VoIP
10 17 (5.67%) VPN
11 16 (5.33%) VLAN
12 12 (4.00%) Wireless
13 10 (3.33%) FTP
14 8 (2.67%) VSAN
15 6 (2.00%) iSCSI
15 6 (2.00%) NetScaler
15 6 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (39.67%) SQL Server
2 44 (14.67%) MySQL
3 25 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (5.67%) SQL Server 2019
8 13 (4.33%) NoSQL
8 13 (4.33%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.00%) MariaDB
10 11 (3.67%) Big Data
10 11 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (3.00%) Power BI
11 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.67%) DB2
13 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 7
14 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.00%) JIRA
3 9 (3.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.67%) Selenium
5 7 (2.33%) Fiddler
5 7 (2.33%) SpecFlow
6 5 (1.67%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.67%) LINQPad
6 5 (1.67%) MSTest
6 5 (1.67%) NUnit
6 5 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.67%) Postman
6 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.00%) GitLab
8 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.00%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.67%) JMeter
9 2 (0.67%) Toad
10 1 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 40 (13.33%) Finance
2 16 (5.33%) Law
3 8 (2.67%) Public Sector
4 7 (2.33%) Legal
4 7 (2.33%) Retail
4 7 (2.33%) Russian Language
5 6 (2.00%) Banking
5 6 (2.00%) Police
6 4 (1.33%) Back Office
6 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.00%) Marketing
8 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Brand Awareness
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.33%) French Language
9 1 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (27.67%) DBA
2 55 (18.33%) SQL DBA
3 35 (11.67%) Developer
4 30 (10.00%) Administrator
5 23 (7.67%) SQL Server DBA
6 19 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 18 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 16 (5.33%) Consultant
9 15 (5.00%) Architect
9 15 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Analyst
11 13 (4.33%) IT Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) PHP Developer
13 11 (3.67%) Automation Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
14 10 (3.33%) .NET Developer
14 10 (3.33%) MySQL DBA
14 10 (3.33%) Production DBA
14 10 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.33%) .NET
2 8 (2.67%) LDAP
3 7 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (2.33%) HTML
3 7 (2.33%) Kafka
4 6 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (2.00%) CSS
4 6 (2.00%) JSON
4 6 (2.00%) React
4 6 (2.00%) SAML
4 6 (2.00%) Web Services
4 6 (2.00%) WPF
5 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (1.67%) COM
5 5 (1.67%) Flash
5 5 (1.67%) NHibernate
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 5 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (20.67%) Clustering
2 53 (17.67%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (4.00%) HP Storage
6 10 (3.33%) Private Cloud
6 10 (3.33%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.33%) User Experience
7 8 (2.67%) EMC VNX
8 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.33%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.00%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.00%) IBM XIV
9 6 (2.00%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.00%) PKI
10 5 (1.67%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 123 (41.00%) Windows
2 79 (26.33%) Windows Server
3 74 (24.67%) Linux
4 47 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (9.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 28 (9.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 20 (6.67%) Windows Server 2019
8 19 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 11 (3.67%) Unix
12 10 (3.33%) CentOS
13 8 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (2.00%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.67%) Ubuntu
16 4 (1.33%) Debian
17 3 (1.00%) Fedora
18 1 (0.33%) AIX
18 1 (0.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.33%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (14.00%) High Availability
5 34 (11.33%) ITIL
6 32 (10.67%) DevOps
7 29 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (9.33%) Migration
9 25 (8.33%) Change Control
10 23 (7.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (7.33%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.00%) Computer Science
12 18 (6.00%) Project Management
13 17 (5.67%) Performance Monitoring
13 17 (5.67%) Project Delivery
14 16 (5.33%) Change Data Capture
14 16 (5.33%) Problem Management
15 14 (4.67%) Change Management
15 14 (4.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 142 (47.33%) SQL
2 54 (18.00%) PowerShell
3 40 (13.33%) Python
4 37 (12.33%) T-SQL
5 26 (8.67%) PHP
6 23 (7.67%) Bash Shell
7 21 (7.00%) C#
8 14 (4.67%) Perl
9 12 (4.00%) Java
9 12 (4.00%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.33%) VB
12 5 (1.67%) C
12 5 (1.67%) C++
12 5 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.67%) VB6
13 4 (1.33%) AWK
13 4 (1.33%) Korn
13 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.00%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.67%) MCSE
3 28 (9.33%) Degree
4 18 (6.00%) MCSA
5 12 (4.00%) CCNA
5 12 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (3.00%) MCP
7 7 (2.33%) MCITP
8 5 (1.67%) MCDBA
9 4 (1.33%) CCNP
9 4 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 4 (1.33%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.67%) ISEB
11 2 (0.67%) OCP
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.67%) SLA
2 24 (8.00%) QA
3 11 (3.67%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.67%) HIPAA
5 7 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.00%) GDPR
7 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.33%) IFRS
8 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 84 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 63 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 36 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (11.67%) vSphere
6 17 (5.67%) XenApp
7 16 (5.33%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (2.67%) DFS Replication
8 8 (2.67%) KVM
8 8 (2.67%) NFS
8 8 (2.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (2.67%) VMware NSX
9 7 (2.33%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.00%) vCloud
10 6 (2.00%) Xen
11 5 (1.67%) Docker
11 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (9.00%) Failover Clustering
2 20 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (6.67%) Terraform
3 19 (6.33%) Ansible
4 17 (5.67%) vCenter Server
5 11 (3.67%) Grafana
6 10 (3.33%) SCCM
6 10 (3.33%) SCOM
7 7 (2.33%) SCVMM
8 6 (2.00%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.00%) XenMobile
9 5 (1.67%) Data Guard
9 5 (1.67%) Kibana
9 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (1.33%) Puppet
10 4 (1.33%) WSUS
11 3 (1.00%) logstash
11 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.00%) Packer
11 3 (1.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 131 (43.67%) Microsoft
2 80 (26.67%) VMware
3 44 (14.67%) Veeam
4 34 (11.33%) Oracle
5 33 (11.00%) EMC
6 30 (10.00%) Dell
6 30 (10.00%) HP
7 27 (9.00%) Cisco
8 23 (7.67%) Red Hat
9 22 (7.33%) Citrix
9 22 (7.33%) Google
10 21 (7.00%) IBM
11 16 (5.33%) Brocade
12 15 (5.00%) Hitachi
12 15 (5.00%) Isilon
13 11 (3.67%) Zerto
14 10 (3.33%) Percona
15 8 (2.67%) Juniper
15 8 (2.67%) NetApp
15 8 (2.67%) Remedy