Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 527 497 521
Rank change year-on-year -30 +24 -100
Permanent jobs citing Replication 748 985 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.57% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.47% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 597 788 751
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £79,000 £71,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 56,422 67,055 67,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.26% 38.95% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42,226 51,746 53,396
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.06%
10th Percentile £29,375 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -24 692 £47,750 +0.53% 17
UK excluding London -8 469 £45,000 - 12
London -21 260 £60,000 +14.29% 6
North of England +36 133 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South East -8 125 £45,000 - 4
North West +72 97 £45,000 - 1
East of England +24 73 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Midlands -6 57 £30,750 -35.26% 1
South West +36 41 £52,500 +40.00% 2
West Midlands +21 29 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Scotland +15 29 £66,000 +55.29% 1
East Midlands -10 28 £23,500 -51.79%
Yorkshire -35 27 £39,500 -7.06% 1
North East +23 10 £30,500 -26.51% 1
Wales +4 5 £24,500 -49.48%
Isle of Man - 5 £45,000 -
Northern Ireland -24 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 358 (47.86%) SQL
2 316 (42.25%) Windows
3 303 (40.51%) SQL Server
4 299 (39.97%) VMware
5 286 (38.24%) Microsoft
6 245 (32.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 219 (29.28%) Linux
8 215 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 208 (27.81%) Active Directory
10 205 (27.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 192 (25.67%) Clustering
12 180 (24.06%) PowerShell
13 172 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
14 170 (22.73%) ITIL
15 165 (22.06%) Windows Server
16 162 (21.66%) T-SQL
17 155 (20.72%) MySQL
17 155 (20.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 154 (20.59%) DNS
19 150 (20.05%) SAN
20 138 (18.45%) DevOps
21 135 (18.05%) High Availability
22 134 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
23 133 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
24 126 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 125 (16.71%) Cisco
26 121 (16.18%) Office 365
27 107 (14.30%) Python
28 106 (14.17%) DHCP
29 104 (13.90%) Agile Software Development

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 65 (8.69%) MS Exchange
2 61 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 44 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (2.94%) IIS
6 22 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 12 (1.60%) Apache
8 9 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.07%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.94%) nginx
10 7 (0.94%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.67%) Confluence
12 3 (0.40%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.40%) JBoss
13 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 36 (4.81%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 245 (32.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 172 (22.99%) Amazon AWS
3 121 (16.18%) Office 365
4 42 (5.61%) SaaS
5 40 (5.35%) IaaS
6 37 (4.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 30 (4.01%) PaaS
8 25 (3.34%) Power Platform
9 19 (2.54%) Amazon S3
10 16 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (1.87%) Amazon ELB
11 14 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
13 10 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
14 9 (1.20%) Serverless
15 7 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.94%) OneDrive
16 6 (0.80%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 6 (0.80%) npm
16 6 (0.80%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 154 (20.59%) DNS
2 150 (20.05%) SAN
3 106 (14.17%) DHCP
4 88 (11.76%) Firewall
5 62 (8.29%) TCP/IP
6 54 (7.22%) VLAN
7 52 (6.95%) iSCSI
8 51 (6.82%) WAN
9 44 (5.88%) LAN
10 38 (5.08%) NAS
11 33 (4.41%) VPN
12 30 (4.01%) Network Security
13 28 (3.74%) SSL
14 26 (3.48%) SMTP
15 25 (3.34%) Wireless
16 23 (3.07%) VoIP
17 22 (2.94%) Internet
18 20 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
18 20 (2.67%) SNMP
19 17 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (40.51%) SQL Server
2 155 (20.72%) MySQL
2 155 (20.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 126 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (12.30%) MongoDB
5 91 (12.17%) Relational Database
6 86 (11.50%) PostgreSQL
7 83 (11.10%) Data Warehouse
8 82 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 75 (10.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 59 (7.89%) NoSQL
11 58 (7.75%) SQL Server 2016
12 50 (6.68%) Amazon RDS
13 47 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
14 46 (6.15%) MariaDB
15 43 (5.75%) RDBMS
16 41 (5.48%) Oracle Database
17 39 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 32 (4.28%) Azure SQL Database
19 28 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 40 (5.35%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 27 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (3.21%) Subversion
4 15 (2.01%) Mercurial
5 8 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (1.07%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.80%) JIRA
7 3 (0.40%) Ant
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.13%) FishEye
9 1 (0.13%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.13%) Liquibase
9 1 (0.13%) Selenium
9 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 95 (12.70%) Finance
2 46 (6.15%) Retail
3 16 (2.14%) Marketing
4 15 (2.01%) Law
5 12 (1.60%) Advertising
5 12 (1.60%) Legal
6 9 (1.20%) Banking
6 9 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.67%) Automotive
8 4 (0.53%) Games
8 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.40%) Back Office
10 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 242 (32.35%) DBA
2 164 (21.93%) SQL DBA
3 163 (21.79%) Administrator
4 74 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 70 (9.36%) SQL Server DBA
6 55 (7.35%) Analyst
7 52 (6.95%) Developer
8 51 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 51 (6.82%) Senior DBA
9 47 (6.28%) Architect
10 45 (6.02%) Systems Administrator
11 43 (5.75%) Support Engineer
12 39 (5.21%) Senior SQL DBA
13 32 (4.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 32 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
14 31 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
15 29 (3.88%) Senior DevOps
15 29 (3.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
16 28 (3.74%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.55%) Web Services
2 47 (6.28%) XML
3 41 (5.48%) .NET
4 24 (3.21%) LAMP
5 23 (3.07%) HTML
6 19 (2.54%) LDAP
6 19 (2.54%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (2.01%) CSS
8 15 (2.01%) JSON
8 15 (2.01%) Kafka
9 13 (1.74%) Flash
10 12 (1.60%) XHTML
11 10 (1.34%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.07%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (0.94%) RESTful
14 6 (0.80%) AngularJS
14 6 (0.80%) Apache Flex
14 6 (0.80%) Aurelia
14 6 (0.80%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 192 (25.67%) Clustering
2 87 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 76 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (7.75%) Public Cloud
5 38 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
7 21 (2.81%) User Experience
8 18 (2.41%) Enterprise Cloud
8 18 (2.41%) Hedge funds
8 18 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 17 (2.27%) Video\Live Streaming
10 16 (2.14%) PKI
11 13 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.74%) FlexPod
12 12 (1.60%) Fat Client
12 12 (1.60%) Thin Client
13 10 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
14 9 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
14 9 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.07%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 316 (42.25%) Windows
2 219 (29.28%) Linux
3 165 (22.06%) Windows Server
4 103 (13.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 81 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (9.89%) Unix
7 51 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 48 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (4.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (3.88%) Debian
10 29 (3.88%) Windows 7
11 24 (3.21%) CentOS
12 22 (2.94%) Data ONTAP
13 13 (1.74%) Ubuntu
13 13 (1.74%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.74%) Windows XP
14 12 (1.60%) Android
14 12 (1.60%) Solaris
15 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (27.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 170 (22.73%) ITIL
3 138 (18.45%) DevOps
4 135 (18.05%) High Availability
5 134 (17.91%) Problem-Solving
6 133 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
7 104 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (12.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 88 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 83 (11.10%) Business Intelligence
11 81 (10.83%) Migration
12 70 (9.36%) Performance Monitoring
13 65 (8.69%) ETL
14 59 (7.89%) Database Security
15 57 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
16 56 (7.49%) Open Source
17 54 (7.22%) Database Mirroring
18 49 (6.55%) Project Management
19 47 (6.28%) Presales
20 46 (6.15%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 358 (47.86%) SQL
2 180 (24.06%) PowerShell
3 162 (21.66%) T-SQL
4 107 (14.30%) Python
5 52 (6.95%) Bash Shell
6 42 (5.61%) Shell Script
7 33 (4.41%) Java
7 33 (4.41%) Ruby
8 32 (4.28%) Perl
9 29 (3.88%) PHP
10 26 (3.48%) VBScript
11 24 (3.21%) C#
12 23 (3.07%) C
13 20 (2.67%) Go
14 19 (2.54%) JavaScript
15 13 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.07%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.80%) F#
17 6 (0.80%) VB
18 5 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 81 (10.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (7.75%) Degree
3 52 (6.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 50 (6.68%) Security Cleared
5 49 (6.55%) MCSA
6 46 (6.15%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (5.21%) CCNA
8 36 (4.81%) MCSE
9 29 (3.88%) DV Cleared
10 27 (3.61%) MCP
11 18 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (2.41%) RHCE
12 17 (2.27%) CCAA
12 17 (2.27%) SC Cleared
13 15 (2.01%) MCITP
14 14 (1.87%) LPIC
14 14 (1.87%) MCTS
15 13 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
15 13 (1.74%) RHCT
16 10 (1.34%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.75%) SLA
2 20 (2.67%) GDPR
3 17 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 10 (1.34%) PMO
5 9 (1.20%) QA
6 6 (0.80%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 215 (28.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 208 (27.81%) Active Directory
3 96 (12.83%) Hyper-V
4 65 (8.69%) VMware ESXi
5 53 (7.09%) vSphere
6 50 (6.68%) Virtual Machines
7 47 (6.28%) Docker
8 28 (3.74%) XenApp
9 26 (3.48%) DFS Replication
10 20 (2.67%) NFS
10 20 (2.67%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (1.60%) Terminal Server
12 12 (1.60%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.47%) VMware NSX
14 10 (1.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 7 (0.94%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 4 (0.53%) Job Entry Subsystem
17 4 (0.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 76 (10.16%) Puppet
2 52 (6.95%) Ansible
3 51 (6.82%) Terraform
4 45 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
5 37 (4.95%) SCCM
6 34 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
7 26 (3.48%) WSUS
8 25 (3.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 25 (3.34%) Nagios
8 25 (3.34%) SCOM
9 23 (3.07%) Prometheus
10 21 (2.81%) Kubernetes
11 20 (2.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 19 (2.54%) Grafana
13 18 (2.41%) Perfmon
14 17 (2.27%) Backup Exec
14 17 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
14 17 (2.27%) ZABBIX
15 14 (1.87%) Kibana
15 14 (1.87%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 299 (39.97%) VMware
2 286 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 125 (16.71%) Cisco
4 97 (12.97%) Veeam
5 89 (11.90%) Citrix
5 89 (11.90%) Oracle
6 82 (10.96%) HP
7 51 (6.82%) Red Hat
8 42 (5.61%) NetApp
9 36 (4.81%) SolarWinds
10 34 (4.55%) RedGate
11 31 (4.14%) EMC
12 25 (3.34%) Dell
13 24 (3.21%) Sybase
14 22 (2.94%) CommVault
15 20 (2.67%) F5
15 20 (2.67%) IDERA
16 17 (2.27%) SonicWALL
16 17 (2.27%) Symantec
17 15 (2.01%) IBM