Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 493 524 445
Rank change year-on-year +31 -79 -91
Permanent jobs citing Replication 946 930 1,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.53% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.19% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 773 750 1,168
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -6.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,975 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -5.56%

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 74,089 78,069 85,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.51% 44.28% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57,251 59,675 70,095
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018. 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 +26 897 £48,000 -1.03% 110
UK excluding London +18 569 £44,000 +3.53% 77
London +33 364 £55,000 -4.35% 39
South East +18 192 £45,000 - 15
North of England -8 124 £42,500 +19.72% 25
East of England +74 103 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Midlands +16 90 £45,000 -5.26% 15
Yorkshire +28 62 £37,500 +31.58% 8
North West -32 52 £45,000 +12.50% 15
East Midlands +32 48 £45,000 -5.26% 8
West Midlands +6 41 £47,500 +2.70% 7
South West -17 23 £37,500 -11.76% 6
Scotland -15 20 £25,000 -41.18% 6
Wales +8 13 £30,000 -25.00%
North East -15 10 £38,250 -12.57% 2
Northern Ireland +5 4 £25,750 -14.17%

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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.

1 529 (55.92%) SQL
2 481 (50.85%) SQL Server
3 410 (43.34%) Windows
4 365 (38.58%) Microsoft
5 286 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
6 275 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 273 (28.86%) VMware
8 251 (26.53%) Linux
9 246 (26.00%) T-SQL
10 233 (24.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 227 (24.00%) Clustering
11 227 (24.00%) High Availability
12 226 (23.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 220 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 212 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 202 (21.35%) Active Directory
16 194 (20.51%) Windows Server
17 192 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
18 174 (18.39%) SAN
19 156 (16.49%) Firewall
20 154 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
21 153 (16.17%) ITIL
22 143 (15.12%) DNS
23 135 (14.27%) PowerShell
23 135 (14.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 132 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
25 130 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
25 130 (13.74%) Finance
26 129 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
27 127 (13.42%) MySQL

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 74 (7.82%) MS Exchange
2 41 (4.33%) IIS
3 38 (4.02%) SharePoint
4 30 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 29 (3.07%) Apache
5 29 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (2.54%) OpenStack
7 19 (2.01%) Confluence
7 19 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (2.01%) Skype for Business
8 14 (1.48%) Apache Spark
9 12 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.85%) nginx
10 8 (0.85%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.74%) JBoss
12 6 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.63%) MQSeries
12 6 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.11%) SPSS
3 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.32%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.21%) Misys Opics
3 2 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 226 (23.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 192 (20.30%) Amazon AWS
3 110 (11.63%) Office 365
4 69 (7.29%) IaaS
5 41 (4.33%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (4.12%) Amazon ELB
6 39 (4.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 32 (3.38%) SaaS
8 25 (2.64%) GitHub
9 23 (2.43%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 21 (2.22%) Mimecast
11 21 (2.22%) PaaS
12 18 (1.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 18 (1.90%) Route 53
13 17 (1.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (1.69%) G Suite
15 14 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 9 (0.95%) Amazon Glacier
16 9 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 174 (18.39%) SAN
2 156 (16.49%) Firewall
3 143 (15.12%) DNS
4 115 (12.16%) TCP/IP
5 105 (11.10%) VPN
6 80 (8.46%) NAS
7 72 (7.61%) DHCP
8 65 (6.87%) LAN
8 65 (6.87%) WAN
9 51 (5.39%) Internet
10 50 (5.29%) VLAN
11 42 (4.44%) iSCSI
12 31 (3.28%) HTTP
13 25 (2.64%) Skype
14 23 (2.43%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (2.11%) Network Security
16 20 (2.11%) Reverse Proxy
17 19 (2.01%) IPsec
18 18 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 275 (29.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 212 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (14.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 132 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
6 129 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 127 (13.42%) MySQL
8 112 (11.84%) Relational Database
9 103 (10.89%) SQL Server 2016
10 61 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
11 57 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 55 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 51 (5.39%) Power BI
14 48 (5.07%) NoSQL
15 45 (4.76%) MongoDB
16 41 (4.33%) Amazon RDS
16 41 (4.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 41 (4.33%) Oracle Database
17 38 (4.02%) Redis
18 34 (3.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (4.12%) Git (software)
2 29 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (2.85%) TeamCity
4 25 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 22 (2.33%) JIRA
6 20 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 18 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 13 (1.37%) Maven
8 13 (1.37%) Visual Studio
9 12 (1.27%) Mercurial
10 10 (1.06%) Grunt
11 9 (0.95%) Subversion
11 9 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.63%) SonarQube
12 6 (0.63%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.53%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.53%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 4 (0.42%) Liquibase
15 3 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 130 (13.74%) Finance
2 36 (3.81%) Banking
2 36 (3.81%) Retail
3 28 (2.96%) Advertising
4 25 (2.64%) Marketing
5 19 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 18 (1.90%) Games
7 12 (1.27%) Billing
7 12 (1.27%) Legal
7 12 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.27%) Military
8 11 (1.16%) Back Office
9 7 (0.74%) German Language
9 7 (0.74%) Publishing
10 6 (0.63%) French Language
11 4 (0.42%) Electronics
11 4 (0.42%) Law
11 4 (0.42%) Swedish Language
12 3 (0.32%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 357 (37.74%) DBA
2 254 (26.85%) SQL DBA
3 183 (19.34%) Administrator
4 108 (11.42%) SQL Server DBA
5 94 (9.94%) Developer
6 86 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 66 (6.98%) Analyst
8 57 (6.03%) Architect
9 47 (4.97%) Senior DBA
10 44 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
11 37 (3.91%) Senior SQL DBA
12 35 (3.70%) MySQL DBA
13 33 (3.49%) Junior
14 32 (3.38%) Support Analyst
14 32 (3.38%) Support Engineer
15 30 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (3.07%) SQL Developer
17 27 (2.85%) Consultant
18 26 (2.75%) IT Support
19 25 (2.64%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (8.56%) .NET
2 64 (6.77%) Web Services
3 46 (4.86%) XML
4 43 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 39 (4.12%) LAMP
6 37 (3.91%) HTML
7 31 (3.28%) JSON
8 30 (3.17%) .NET Framework
9 29 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
10 28 (2.96%) REST
11 26 (2.75%) Kafka
12 24 (2.54%) Elastic Stack
13 19 (2.01%) Ajax
14 17 (1.80%) LDAP
15 15 (1.59%) HTML5
15 15 (1.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 14 (1.48%) AngularJS
16 14 (1.48%) CSS
16 14 (1.48%) Middleware
17 13 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 227 (24.00%) Clustering
2 80 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 73 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (3.38%) Computer Science
5 31 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.07%) Public Cloud
7 27 (2.85%) Fintech
8 26 (2.75%) EMC VNX
8 26 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 24 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
10 20 (2.11%) Client/Server
11 19 (2.01%) Fat Client
11 19 (2.01%) Thin Client
12 16 (1.69%) User Experience
12 16 (1.69%) Video\Live Streaming
13 14 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (1.37%) Driving Licence
15 12 (1.27%) Taxonomies
15 12 (1.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 410 (43.34%) Windows
2 251 (26.53%) Linux
3 194 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 87 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 77 (8.14%) Unix
6 76 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 48 (5.07%) Ubuntu
8 44 (4.65%) CentOS
9 38 (4.02%) Windows 10
10 36 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 35 (3.70%) Windows 7
12 27 (2.85%) Debian
13 23 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (2.33%) Windows 8
15 21 (2.22%) Mac OS X
16 14 (1.48%) Android
17 12 (1.27%) Windows XP
18 10 (1.06%) Mac OS
19 9 (0.95%) AIX
20 7 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
2 233 (24.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 227 (24.00%) High Availability
4 154 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
5 153 (16.17%) ITIL
6 130 (13.74%) Business Intelligence
7 118 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (11.52%) DevOps
9 104 (10.99%) Migration
10 100 (10.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 80 (8.46%) ETL
12 76 (8.03%) Configuration Management
13 65 (6.87%) Service Delivery
14 64 (6.77%) Database Mirroring
15 63 (6.66%) Storage Management
16 60 (6.34%) Database Security
17 56 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
18 49 (5.18%) Data Modelling
19 45 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
19 45 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 529 (55.92%) SQL
2 246 (26.00%) T-SQL
3 135 (14.27%) PowerShell
4 105 (11.10%) Python
5 84 (8.88%) Shell Script
6 79 (8.35%) Bash Shell
7 71 (7.51%) C#
7 71 (7.51%) Java
8 52 (5.50%) Perl
9 41 (4.33%) JavaScript
10 36 (3.81%) Ruby
11 29 (3.07%) PL/SQL
12 26 (2.75%) PHP
13 24 (2.54%) Korn
14 14 (1.48%) Go
14 14 (1.48%) VB
15 13 (1.37%) C
16 12 (1.27%) Scala
17 9 (0.95%) C++
17 9 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (8.77%) Degree
2 66 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (3.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 32 (3.38%) Security Cleared
5 24 (2.54%) MCSA
6 22 (2.33%) MCSE
7 20 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 19 (2.01%) CCNA
8 19 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
10 16 (1.69%) MCITP
11 14 (1.48%) EMC Certification
12 11 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 11 (1.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 11 (1.16%) Sun Certification
13 9 (0.95%) MCP
14 8 (0.85%) CCNP
14 8 (0.85%) DBS Check
15 7 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.55%) QA
2 43 (4.55%) SLA
3 17 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.27%) GDPR
5 9 (0.95%) PMO
6 8 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.74%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.53%) COBIT
8 5 (0.53%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.11%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (21.35%) Active Directory
3 108 (11.42%) Hyper-V
4 49 (5.18%) vSphere
5 47 (4.97%) Virtual Machines
5 47 (4.97%) VMware ESXi
6 35 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
7 26 (2.75%) Docker
8 23 (2.43%) XenApp
9 18 (1.90%) KVM
10 16 (1.69%) HDFS
11 12 (1.27%) DFS Replication
12 11 (1.16%) Samba
13 10 (1.06%) Firmware
13 10 (1.06%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.06%) Xen
14 8 (0.85%) Ceph
14 8 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.74%) NFS
16 6 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 70 (7.40%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (6.87%) Puppet
3 53 (5.60%) Ansible
4 36 (3.81%) Failover Clustering
5 31 (3.28%) Kubernetes
6 30 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 30 (3.17%) SCOM
6 30 (3.17%) Terraform
7 28 (2.96%) Backup Exec
8 27 (2.85%) Nagios
9 23 (2.43%) SCCM
10 21 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
11 20 (2.11%) Packer
12 19 (2.01%) Kibana
13 18 (1.90%) EMC VPLEX
13 18 (1.90%) logstash
14 16 (1.69%) vMotion
14 16 (1.69%) vRealize
15 15 (1.59%) ZABBIX
16 13 (1.37%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 365 (38.58%) Microsoft
2 273 (28.86%) VMware
3 119 (12.58%) Cisco
4 111 (11.73%) Oracle
5 110 (11.63%) Veeam
6 63 (6.66%) Citrix
7 45 (4.76%) EMC
8 41 (4.33%) HP
9 39 (4.12%) CommVault
9 39 (4.12%) Red Hat
10 34 (3.59%) IBM
11 33 (3.49%) Dell
12 30 (3.17%) Google
13 26 (2.75%) NetApp
14 25 (2.64%) Brocade
15 21 (2.22%) SAP
16 20 (2.11%) Apple
16 20 (2.11%) Symantec
17 18 (1.90%) Sybase
18 17 (1.80%) Isilon