Period
to 23 August 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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 514 443 352
Rank change year-on-year -71 -91 -5
Permanent jobs citing Replication 927 1317 1974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.67% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.61% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1140 1581
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £48,312
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% -4.78% +1.71%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 75470 81934 89289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.88% 41.64% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57316 67013 71147
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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 August 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 August 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 -54 863 £47,500 +3.26% 61
UK excluding London -31 559 £42,500 - 48
London -106 350 £57,500 +4.55% 15
South East +13 182 £45,000 -5.26% 16
North of England -75 162 £36,750 -13.53% 15
Midlands +54 91 £47,500 +18.75% 9
North West -95 85 £40,000 -6.98% 10
Yorkshire +22 75 £28,500 -26.92% 5
West Midlands +44 68 £46,250 +15.63% 1
East of England -39 42 £50,000 +53.85% 6
South West +2 41 £42,500 -1.16%
Scotland +21 27 £42,500 -19.05%
East Midlands +11 23 £47,500 +13.10% 8
Wales +10 12 £40,000 -25.58% 1
Northern Ireland -19 3 £30,000 -29.41% 1
North East -5 2 £43,750 +8.02%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 537 (57.93%) SQL
2 493 (53.18%) SQL Server
3 369 (39.81%) Microsoft
4 353 (38.08%) Windows
5 269 (29.02%) Performance Tuning
6 263 (28.37%) VMware
7 261 (28.16%) Linux
8 249 (26.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 244 (26.32%) Clustering
10 239 (25.78%) T-SQL
11 238 (25.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 210 (22.65%) High Availability
13 202 (21.79%) Active Directory
14 194 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 190 (20.50%) Finance
16 189 (20.39%) Disaster Recovery
17 185 (19.96%) Windows Server
18 177 (19.09%) Oracle
19 172 (18.55%) ITIL
20 170 (18.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 166 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
22 163 (17.58%) MySQL
22 163 (17.58%) SAN
23 149 (16.07%) Migration
24 148 (15.97%) Firewall
25 147 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
26 144 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
27 142 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
28 139 (14.99%) SQL Server 2008
28 139 (14.99%) DNS

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
1 107 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 71 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 67 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 63 (6.80%) IIS
5 50 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (4.10%) Apache
7 32 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (2.59%) OpenStack
9 19 (2.05%) Skype for Business
10 17 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 15 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 15 (1.62%) WebSphere
12 11 (1.19%) Apache Spark
13 9 (0.97%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.97%) FileNet
13 9 (0.97%) WordPress
14 8 (0.86%) nginx
15 7 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (2.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 13 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.97%) iTrent
1 9 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (0.97%) ResourceLink
2 7 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.43%) Misys Equation
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.11%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 120 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (11.87%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (5.93%) Office 365
4 43 (4.64%) IaaS
5 20 (2.16%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.29%) GitHub
8 11 (1.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 11 (1.19%) SaaS
9 10 (1.08%) PaaS
10 7 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.54%) Loggly
11 5 (0.54%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.54%) Sumo Logic
12 4 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.43%) Google App Engine
13 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.32%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.32%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 163 (17.58%) SAN
2 148 (15.97%) Firewall
3 139 (14.99%) DNS
4 103 (11.11%) DHCP
5 91 (9.82%) VPN
6 73 (7.87%) WAN
7 61 (6.58%) TCP/IP
8 59 (6.36%) iSCSI
9 56 (6.04%) VLAN
10 51 (5.50%) VoIP
11 46 (4.96%) LAN
12 45 (4.85%) Internet
13 41 (4.42%) NAS
14 34 (3.67%) Fibre Channel
15 28 (3.02%) MPLS
15 28 (3.02%) Remote Desktop
16 20 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (2.16%) Network Security
16 20 (2.16%) SSL
17 19 (2.05%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 493 (53.18%) SQL Server
2 249 (26.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 238 (25.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 170 (18.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 166 (17.91%) Data Warehouse
6 163 (17.58%) MySQL
7 139 (14.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 120 (12.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 119 (12.84%) SQL Server 2014
10 99 (10.68%) Relational Database
11 91 (9.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 71 (7.66%) SQL Server 2016
13 66 (7.12%) NoSQL
14 62 (6.69%) SQL Server 2005
15 59 (6.36%) Oracle Database
16 50 (5.39%) RDBMS
17 46 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
18 43 (4.64%) MongoDB
19 38 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
20 32 (3.45%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 63 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.02%) Subversion
3 23 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 22 (2.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.16%) JIRA
6 17 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 16 (1.73%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 11 (1.19%) Selenium
10 10 (1.08%) Toad
11 9 (0.97%) Vagrant
12 8 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.43%) Ant
13 4 (0.43%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.43%) Gradle
13 4 (0.43%) PHPUnit
13 4 (0.43%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
13 4 (0.43%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.43%) Xdebug
General
1 190 (20.50%) Finance
2 54 (5.83%) Marketing
3 44 (4.75%) Banking
4 35 (3.78%) Advertising
5 33 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 30 (3.24%) Retail
7 27 (2.91%) Games
8 22 (2.37%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.83%) Law
10 14 (1.51%) Electronics
11 7 (0.76%) Billing
11 7 (0.76%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.65%) Publishing
13 5 (0.54%) Legal
13 5 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.43%) Back Office
14 4 (0.43%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 322 (34.74%) DBA
2 235 (25.35%) SQL DBA
3 160 (17.26%) Administrator
4 146 (15.75%) SQL Server DBA
5 105 (11.33%) Developer
6 90 (9.71%) Analyst
7 78 (8.41%) Consultant
8 66 (7.12%) Senior DBA
9 57 (6.15%) SQL Developer
10 52 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 49 (5.29%) Architect
12 41 (4.42%) Senior SQL DBA
13 39 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 37 (3.99%) MySQL DBA
15 33 (3.56%) Support Engineer
16 30 (3.24%) Server Engineer
17 29 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
17 29 (3.13%) Support Analyst
18 27 (2.91%) Systems Administrator
19 26 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.36%) .NET
2 56 (6.04%) Web Services
3 40 (4.31%) HTML
4 33 (3.56%) CSS
5 32 (3.45%) LAMP
6 29 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 19 (2.05%) ASP.NET
7 19 (2.05%) XML
8 14 (1.51%) Middleware
9 13 (1.40%) HTML5
10 11 (1.19%) jQuery
10 11 (1.19%) Node.js
11 9 (0.97%) AngularJS
12 8 (0.86%) Ext JS
12 8 (0.86%) Flash
12 8 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (0.76%) .NET Framework
13 7 (0.76%) Ajax
13 7 (0.76%) Java SE
14 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 244 (26.32%) Clustering
2 105 (11.33%) Data Centre
3 60 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 58 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 17 (1.83%) Blog
6 17 (1.83%) Fintech
7 14 (1.51%) EMC VNX
7 14 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (1.40%) Public Cloud
9 12 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.29%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.19%) Online Games
11 10 (1.08%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (1.08%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.08%) IVR
11 10 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 353 (38.08%) Windows
2 261 (28.16%) Linux
3 185 (19.96%) Windows Server
4 147 (15.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 142 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (9.71%) Unix
7 75 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 58 (6.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (4.21%) Windows 7
10 32 (3.45%) Windows XP
11 27 (2.91%) Windows 10
12 24 (2.59%) CentOS
12 24 (2.59%) Debian
13 20 (2.16%) AIX
14 17 (1.83%) Windows 8
15 14 (1.51%) Ubuntu
16 13 (1.40%) Solaris
17 8 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
18 6 (0.65%) HPUX
19 5 (0.54%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (29.02%) Performance Tuning
2 210 (22.65%) High Availability
3 189 (20.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 172 (18.55%) ITIL
5 149 (16.07%) Migration
6 144 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
7 86 (9.28%) ETL
8 85 (9.17%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (7.34%) Change Management
10 66 (7.12%) Project Management
11 64 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
12 58 (6.26%) Database Tuning
13 56 (6.04%) Service Management
14 55 (5.93%) Presales
15 53 (5.72%) Database Security
16 49 (5.29%) DevOps
17 47 (5.07%) Capacity Management
17 47 (5.07%) Problem Management
18 43 (4.64%) Configuration Management
18 43 (4.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 537 (57.93%) SQL
2 239 (25.78%) T-SQL
3 118 (12.73%) PowerShell
4 66 (7.12%) Python
5 62 (6.69%) Java
6 60 (6.47%) C#
7 46 (4.96%) Shell Script
8 44 (4.75%) PHP
9 43 (4.64%) Perl
10 42 (4.53%) Bash Shell
11 37 (3.99%) JavaScript
11 37 (3.99%) VBScript
12 34 (3.67%) PL/SQL
13 25 (2.70%) C
14 21 (2.27%) Ruby
15 20 (2.16%) C++
15 20 (2.16%) VB
16 12 (1.29%) AWK
17 10 (1.08%) VB.NET
18 9 (0.97%) Scala
Qualifications
1 131 (14.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 112 (12.08%) Degree
3 60 (6.47%) MCSE
4 53 (5.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 40 (4.31%) CCNA
6 40 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (4.21%) MCP
8 38 (4.10%) MCSA
9 30 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
10 23 (2.48%) MCITP
11 20 (2.16%) MySQL Certification
11 20 (2.16%) Security Cleared
12 18 (1.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (1.51%) CCIE
14 11 (1.19%) MCTS
15 10 (1.08%) GNVQ
15 10 (1.08%) HND
16 9 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (7.01%) SLA
2 43 (4.64%) QA
3 20 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 20 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.76%) GCP
5 7 (0.76%) PMO
6 6 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.43%) GDPR
7 4 (0.43%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.32%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.22%) COBIT
9 2 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.22%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 202 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 194 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (12.51%) Hyper-V
4 74 (7.98%) VMware ESXi
5 57 (6.15%) NFS
6 56 (6.04%) vSphere
7 31 (3.34%) Virtual Machines
8 28 (3.02%) Docker
9 22 (2.37%) Terminal Services
10 21 (2.27%) XenApp
11 15 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (1.40%) Firmware
13 12 (1.29%) RHEV
14 11 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
15 10 (1.08%) DFS Replication
16 7 (0.76%) GPFS
16 7 (0.76%) HDFS
16 7 (0.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.65%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 81 (8.74%) Puppet
2 66 (7.12%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (4.75%) Ansible
4 39 (4.21%) Microsoft Clustering
4 39 (4.21%) vCenter Server
5 34 (3.67%) Perfmon
6 33 (3.56%) Backup Exec
7 27 (2.91%) WSUS
8 26 (2.80%) Failover Clustering
9 25 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 22 (2.37%) vMotion
11 20 (2.16%) SCCM
12 18 (1.94%) NetBackup
13 17 (1.83%) DameWare
13 17 (1.83%) Nagios
14 16 (1.73%) SCOM
15 14 (1.51%) Kubernetes
16 13 (1.40%) Terraform
17 12 (1.29%) Control-M
17 12 (1.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 369 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 263 (28.37%) VMware
3 177 (19.09%) Oracle
4 113 (12.19%) Cisco
5 84 (9.06%) Veeam
6 79 (8.52%) HP
7 77 (8.31%) Citrix
8 71 (7.66%) NetApp
9 63 (6.80%) EMC
10 60 (6.47%) Sybase
11 49 (5.29%) Red Hat
12 45 (4.85%) Dell
13 42 (4.53%) Symantec
14 33 (3.56%) SAP
14 33 (3.56%) Veritas
15 32 (3.45%) IBM
16 26 (2.80%) Facebook
16 26 (2.80%) SonicWALL
17 25 (2.70%) Juniper
18 22 (2.37%) MobileIron