Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 469 513 512
Rank change year-on-year +44 -1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Replication 243 733 928
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.33% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 236 586 765
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £83,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -

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 19,414 54,910 65,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 38.85% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15,309 41,191 50,509
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +38 216 £50,000 - 43
UK excluding London +94 163 £50,000 +5.26% 31
London +99 74 £62,500 -3.85% 15
North of England +165 73 £50,000 +11.11% 9
North West +121 54 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Midlands +118 33 £50,000 +36.05% 10
South East +104 27 £50,000 +5.26% 5
West Midlands +100 23 £44,750 +5.29% 7
Yorkshire +135 17 £28,750 -27.22% 1
Work from Home +61 16 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Scotland +95 12 £45,750 -29.62% 2
East Midlands +78 12 £50,000 +100.00% 3
Wales +44 10 £32,500 +27.45% 1
East of England +50 6 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South West +99 2 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North East +25 2 £45,000 -16.81%
Northern Ireland +23 1 £62,500 +38.89%

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 118 (48.56%) SQL
2 101 (41.56%) SQL Server
3 94 (38.68%) Microsoft
4 86 (35.39%) Azure
5 80 (32.92%) Windows
6 63 (25.93%) Active Directory
7 62 (25.51%) Clustering
8 61 (25.10%) VMware
9 60 (24.69%) Performance Tuning
10 54 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (20.99%) DNS
11 51 (20.99%) Linux
11 51 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (20.99%) Windows Server
12 49 (20.16%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (19.75%) Veeam
13 48 (19.75%) Office 365
14 45 (18.52%) T-SQL
15 43 (17.70%) Finance
16 42 (17.28%) PowerShell
17 41 (16.87%) AWS
17 41 (16.87%) SAN
18 39 (16.05%) DevOps
19 38 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
20 37 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
21 36 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
22 35 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
23 34 (13.99%) QA
24 33 (13.58%) Hyper-V
24 33 (13.58%) Cisco

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 (12.35%) IIS
2 26 (10.70%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.35%) Confluence
3 13 (5.35%) Skype for Business
4 11 (4.53%) MS Exchange
5 9 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.29%) Apache Spark
7 7 (2.88%) nginx
7 7 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.06%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.65%) Apache
10 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.23%) Gluu
10 3 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.82%) JBoss
11 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Fuse
12 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.41%) Site Server
Applications
1 20 (8.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.65%) Eikon
3 3 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 86 (35.39%) Azure
2 48 (19.75%) Office 365
3 41 (16.87%) AWS
4 19 (7.82%) Amazon ECS
5 14 (5.76%) SaaS
6 13 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (4.94%) Power Platform
7 12 (4.94%) Serverless
8 11 (4.53%) Amazon S3
8 11 (4.53%) Mimecast
9 10 (4.12%) PaaS
10 9 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (3.70%) GCP
11 8 (3.29%) OneDrive
12 7 (2.88%) IaaS
13 6 (2.47%) Amazon EKS
14 4 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (1.23%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.99%) DNS
2 41 (16.87%) SAN
3 32 (13.17%) DHCP
4 31 (12.76%) Firewall
5 29 (11.93%) VPN
6 19 (7.82%) LAN
6 19 (7.82%) Skype
6 19 (7.82%) TCP/IP
7 17 (7.00%) WAN
8 14 (5.76%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (4.12%) Wireless
10 8 (3.29%) FTP
10 8 (3.29%) VoIP
11 7 (2.88%) NAS
12 6 (2.47%) VLAN
12 6 (2.47%) VSAN
13 5 (2.06%) Internet
13 5 (2.06%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.06%) SSL
14 4 (1.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (41.56%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (12.76%) SQL Server 2019
4 23 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (7.00%) MySQL
9 13 (5.35%) Big Data
9 13 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (4.94%) Power BI
11 11 (4.53%) Relational Database
12 10 (4.12%) DTS
12 10 (4.12%) NoSQL
12 10 (4.12%) Oracle Database
13 9 (3.70%) MariaDB
13 9 (3.70%) RDBMS
14 7 (2.88%) Hadoop
14 7 (2.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (9.05%) Git (software)
1 22 (9.05%) JIRA
2 15 (6.17%) SpecFlow
3 13 (5.35%) Bitbucket
3 13 (5.35%) MSTest
3 13 (5.35%) NUnit
3 13 (5.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (5.35%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.88%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.88%) Selenium
5 5 (2.06%) Fiddler
6 4 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.23%) LINQPad
7 3 (1.23%) Postman
7 3 (1.23%) Subversion
7 3 (1.23%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.82%) GitLab
8 2 (0.82%) JMeter
8 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (17.70%) Finance
2 29 (11.93%) Law
3 5 (2.06%) Legal
3 5 (2.06%) Police
4 4 (1.65%) Back Office
4 4 (1.65%) Banking
4 4 (1.65%) Games
5 3 (1.23%) Advertising
5 3 (1.23%) Retail
6 2 (0.82%) Automotive
6 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.82%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (32.10%) DBA
2 56 (23.05%) SQL DBA
3 40 (16.46%) SQL Server DBA
4 25 (10.29%) Developer
5 22 (9.05%) Administrator
6 19 (7.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.41%) Analyst
8 14 (5.76%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 14 (5.76%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.76%) Support Analyst
9 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (5.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.35%) IT Engineer
9 13 (5.35%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 11 (4.53%) Architect
10 11 (4.53%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.23%) .NET
2 16 (6.58%) RESTful
3 15 (6.17%) .NET Framework
4 14 (5.76%) AngularJS
4 14 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (5.76%) CSS
4 14 (5.76%) HTML
4 14 (5.76%) React
4 14 (5.76%) WPF
5 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET
5 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET Core
5 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 13 (5.35%) Blazor
5 13 (5.35%) Entity Framework
6 8 (3.29%) LDAP
7 7 (2.88%) Kafka
7 7 (2.88%) MDX
8 6 (2.47%) GraphQL
8 6 (2.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.51%) Clustering
2 51 (20.99%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (9.05%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (4.53%) Virtual Team
5 10 (4.12%) Cloud Native
5 10 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.12%) HP Storage
5 10 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.70%) PKI
7 8 (3.29%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.88%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.47%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (2.47%) EMC VNX
9 6 (2.47%) IBM XIV
10 5 (2.06%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.06%) User Experience
11 4 (1.65%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 80 (32.92%) Windows
2 51 (20.99%) Linux
2 51 (20.99%) Windows Server
3 38 (15.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (9.88%) Windows Server 2016
5 23 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (9.05%) Windows Server 2019
7 17 (7.00%) Windows 10
8 12 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.94%) Unix
9 10 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.70%) Debian
11 8 (3.29%) CentOS
11 8 (3.29%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
13 5 (2.06%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.41%) Android
15 1 (0.41%) VMS
15 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.69%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (20.16%) Problem-Solving
3 39 (16.05%) DevOps
4 37 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (12.76%) High Availability
6 31 (12.76%) ITIL
7 23 (9.47%) Change Data Capture
7 23 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 21 (8.64%) Scrum
9 20 (8.23%) Change Control
10 19 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (6.58%) Mentoring
12 16 (6.58%) Problem Management
13 15 (6.17%) Open Source
14 14 (5.76%) API Development
14 14 (5.76%) Customer Requirements
14 14 (5.76%) Kanban
15 13 (5.35%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 118 (48.56%) SQL
2 45 (18.52%) T-SQL
3 42 (17.28%) PowerShell
4 31 (12.76%) Python
5 24 (9.88%) C#
6 22 (9.05%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.76%) Bash Shell
8 13 (5.35%) TypeScript
9 9 (3.70%) Perl
10 8 (3.29%) PHP
11 6 (2.47%) Java
12 4 (1.65%) C
13 3 (1.23%) AWK
13 3 (1.23%) Go
13 3 (1.23%) sed
13 3 (1.23%) VBScript
14 2 (0.82%) C++
15 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (9.05%) Degree
1 22 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.76%) MCSE
3 13 (5.35%) MCSA
4 7 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.47%) MCDBA
6 5 (2.06%) MCITP
7 3 (1.23%) ISEB
7 3 (1.23%) MCP
7 3 (1.23%) MCT
7 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.82%) MCTS
9 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.41%) OCP
9 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.99%) QA
2 20 (8.23%) SLA
3 8 (3.29%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.65%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.23%) GDPR
7 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 63 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 54 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.58%) Hyper-V
4 24 (9.88%) vSphere
5 21 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (5.35%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (4.12%) XenApp
8 8 (3.29%) Docker
9 7 (2.88%) NFS
10 5 (2.06%) Varnish
10 5 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (2.06%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (1.23%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.23%) iptables
12 3 (1.23%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.82%) PowerHA
13 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 29 (11.93%) Failover Clustering
2 22 (9.05%) Ansible
2 22 (9.05%) Terraform
3 15 (6.17%) SCCM
4 14 (5.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (5.35%) Grafana
6 12 (4.94%) WSUS
7 11 (4.53%) SCVMM
8 8 (3.29%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (2.88%) Data Guard
9 7 (2.88%) Kubernetes
9 7 (2.88%) vCenter Server
10 6 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (2.47%) Puppet
11 5 (2.06%) Kibana
11 5 (2.06%) Munin
11 5 (2.06%) SCOM
12 4 (1.65%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (1.23%) logstash
13 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 94 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 61 (25.10%) VMware
3 48 (19.75%) Veeam
4 33 (13.58%) Cisco
4 33 (13.58%) Oracle
5 29 (11.93%) Dell
6 25 (10.29%) HP
7 21 (8.64%) Google
8 19 (7.82%) EMC
9 15 (6.17%) Citrix
9 15 (6.17%) Red Hat
10 13 (5.35%) Atlassian
10 13 (5.35%) Brocade
10 13 (5.35%) Hitachi
10 13 (5.35%) Isilon
11 12 (4.94%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.29%) IBM
12 8 (3.29%) McAfee
13 7 (2.88%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.88%) Remedy