Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 543 526 518
Rank change year-on-year -17 -8 -37
Permanent jobs citing Replication 535 766 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.51% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.28% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 408 643 777
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,700 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -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 47,412 59,727 67,987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.56% 39.56% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36,445 45,263 53,295
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,799 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +2.35%

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 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Replication in the UK

Replication
Top 15 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 28 February 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 -23 476 £50,000 +11.11% 108
UK excluding London -21 323 £45,000 +5.88% 99
London +16 180 £60,000 +9.09% 15
South East +31 114 £45,750 +14.38% 28
East of England +44 52 £41,250 +3.13% 6
Midlands +25 51 £45,000 +5.88% 17
North of England -15 51 £38,250 -11.05% 32
North West -24 35 £37,500 -12.79% 19
West Midlands +38 30 £43,750 +2.94% 11
South West +43 26 £50,000 +2.56% 10
East Midlands +20 21 £47,500 +5.56% 5
Wales -1 16 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Scotland +30 15 £43,750 -33.96% 2
Yorkshire +16 8 £33,750 -25.00% 7
North East +7 8 £40,750 +25.38% 6

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 265 (49.53%) Windows
2 239 (44.67%) SQL
3 232 (43.36%) Microsoft
4 206 (38.50%) SQL Server
5 190 (35.51%) VMware
6 175 (32.71%) Azure
7 158 (29.53%) Windows Server
8 152 (28.41%) Active Directory
9 142 (26.54%) Linux
10 135 (25.23%) Office 365
11 126 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
12 115 (21.50%) Veeam
12 115 (21.50%) Clustering
13 110 (20.56%) AWS
14 108 (20.19%) MySQL
15 103 (19.25%) DNS
16 100 (18.69%) Firewall
17 88 (16.45%) SAN
18 83 (15.51%) PowerShell
18 83 (15.51%) Performance Tuning
19 82 (15.33%) TCP/IP
19 82 (15.33%) DHCP
19 82 (15.33%) Cisco
20 81 (15.14%) Disaster Recovery
20 81 (15.14%) High Availability
21 75 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 72 (13.46%) Migration
22 72 (13.46%) MS Exchange
23 71 (13.27%) Data Centre
24 69 (12.90%) 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 72 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.04%) SharePoint
3 28 (5.23%) IIS
4 22 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (3.18%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.24%) Apache
6 12 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (2.24%) nginx
7 11 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.68%) WebLogic
9 8 (1.50%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.56%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.37%) Confluence
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.37%) SAS
12 2 (0.37%) WordPress
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 43 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.93%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (1.31%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.37%) Eikon
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 175 (32.71%) Azure
2 135 (25.23%) Office 365
3 110 (20.56%) AWS
4 28 (5.23%) GCP
5 20 (3.74%) IaaS
5 20 (3.74%) SaaS
6 19 (3.55%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (3.55%) Power Platform
7 17 (3.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (2.80%) PaaS
9 8 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (1.31%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.93%) GitHub
12 4 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (0.75%) Serverless
12 4 (0.75%) WhatsApp
13 3 (0.56%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.56%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.56%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 103 (19.25%) DNS
2 100 (18.69%) Firewall
3 88 (16.45%) SAN
4 82 (15.33%) DHCP
4 82 (15.33%) TCP/IP
5 65 (12.15%) LAN
6 56 (10.47%) WAN
7 37 (6.92%) VLAN
8 36 (6.73%) VoIP
9 34 (6.36%) VPN
10 33 (6.17%) iSCSI
11 32 (5.98%) Internet
12 31 (5.79%) NAS
13 29 (5.42%) Wireless
14 26 (4.86%) WLAN
15 21 (3.93%) HTTP
16 20 (3.74%) SNMP
17 19 (3.55%) Network Security
17 19 (3.55%) Skype
17 19 (3.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (38.50%) SQL Server
2 108 (20.19%) MySQL
3 67 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (11.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 60 (11.21%) Relational Database
6 35 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (5.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (5.23%) Oracle Database
9 24 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (4.49%) RDBMS
9 24 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
10 23 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (3.74%) SQL Server 2014
12 19 (3.55%) Power BI
13 18 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 17 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
14 17 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (2.62%) MongoDB
16 13 (2.43%) MariaDB
17 12 (2.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.55%) Subversion
3 9 (1.68%) git-flow
4 8 (1.50%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.12%) LINQPad
6 5 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 5 (0.93%) Postman
6 5 (0.93%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.75%) GitLab
8 2 (0.37%) Ant
8 2 (0.37%) JIRA
8 2 (0.37%) Maven
8 2 (0.37%) MSI
8 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.37%) Toad
9 1 (0.19%) ProC
9 1 (0.19%) Selenium
9 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 60 (11.21%) Finance
2 23 (4.30%) Retail
3 22 (4.11%) Law
3 22 (4.11%) Public Sector
4 18 (3.36%) Legal
5 13 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.87%) Russian Language
7 8 (1.50%) Banking
8 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.37%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Automotive
9 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Local Government
10 1 (0.19%) Marketing
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 129 (24.11%) DBA
2 105 (19.63%) Administrator
3 69 (12.90%) SQL DBA
4 68 (12.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 63 (11.78%) Developer
6 47 (8.79%) Support Engineer
7 34 (6.36%) Architect
8 29 (5.42%) Analyst
9 27 (5.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (4.67%) Consultant
11 21 (3.93%) PHP Developer
11 21 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
12 19 (3.55%) IT Engineer
12 19 (3.55%) MySQL DBA
13 18 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support
13 18 (3.36%) DevOps Engineer
14 17 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 16 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
16 15 (2.80%) Cloud Engineer
16 15 (2.80%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (6.17%) .NET
2 23 (4.30%) LDAP
3 22 (4.11%) LAMP
4 17 (3.18%) Web Services
5 15 (2.80%) HTML
6 14 (2.62%) SAML
7 12 (2.24%) Node.js
8 11 (2.06%) CSS
8 11 (2.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 9 (1.68%) gRPC
9 9 (1.68%) HTML5
9 9 (1.68%) jQuery
9 9 (1.68%) RESTful
10 8 (1.50%) JSON
11 7 (1.31%) XML
12 6 (1.12%) 802.1X
12 6 (1.12%) COM
12 6 (1.12%) Kafka
13 4 (0.75%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 115 (21.50%) Clustering
2 71 (13.27%) Data Centre
3 42 (7.85%) Public Cloud
4 39 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (5.79%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.36%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (2.62%) Private Cloud
8 13 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.43%) IPTV
8 13 (2.43%) MPEG
8 13 (2.43%) Video\Live Streaming
9 12 (2.24%) EMC VNX
9 12 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 11 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.87%) PKI
12 9 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
14 6 (1.12%) Cloud Native
14 6 (1.12%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 265 (49.53%) Windows
2 158 (29.53%) Windows Server
3 142 (26.54%) Linux
4 64 (11.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 56 (10.47%) Windows 10
6 43 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (6.54%) Unix
8 29 (5.42%) CentOS
9 28 (5.23%) Windows 7
10 23 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (3.74%) Ubuntu
12 18 (3.36%) VMS
13 14 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.50%) Windows 8
15 6 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.93%) Android
17 4 (0.75%) AIX
18 3 (0.56%) Fedora
18 3 (0.56%) HPUX
18 3 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (15.51%) Performance Tuning
2 81 (15.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 81 (15.14%) High Availability
3 75 (14.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 72 (13.46%) Migration
5 67 (12.52%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (10.65%) DevOps
7 46 (8.60%) ITIL
8 44 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (7.66%) Computer Science
10 40 (7.48%) Capacity Planning
11 38 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (6.17%) Information Security
13 31 (5.79%) Project Management
14 30 (5.61%) Data Security
15 28 (5.23%) Change Management
16 27 (5.05%) Data Protection
16 27 (5.05%) Database Mirroring
16 27 (5.05%) Patch Management
17 26 (4.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (44.67%) SQL
2 83 (15.51%) PowerShell
3 64 (11.96%) T-SQL
4 49 (9.16%) Bash Shell
5 40 (7.48%) PHP
6 32 (5.98%) C#
7 26 (4.86%) Python
8 24 (4.49%) C
9 21 (3.93%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.55%) Perl
11 15 (2.80%) Java
11 15 (2.80%) Korn
11 15 (2.80%) VB.NET
12 14 (2.62%) Go
13 11 (2.06%) PL/SQL
13 11 (2.06%) Ruby
14 9 (1.68%) VB
15 6 (1.12%) C++
16 3 (0.56%) JavaScript
16 3 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 69 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (12.15%) Degree
3 48 (8.97%) MCSE
4 30 (5.61%) MCSA
5 23 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (4.11%) CCNA
6 22 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (2.80%) MCITP
9 10 (1.87%) HND
9 10 (1.87%) MCP
10 8 (1.50%) CCNP
10 8 (1.50%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.31%) VCP6
12 4 (0.75%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
13 3 (0.56%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.56%) MCTS
13 3 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.97%) SLA
2 27 (5.05%) QA
3 19 (3.55%) Cyber Essentials
4 13 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (2.24%) Data Quality
6 9 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.37%) GDPR
8 2 (0.37%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.19%) IFRS
9 1 (0.19%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 152 (28.41%) Active Directory
2 126 (23.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (10.84%) Hyper-V
4 46 (8.60%) vSphere
5 33 (6.17%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (4.86%) Virtual Servers
7 25 (4.67%) XenApp
8 18 (3.36%) Docker
8 18 (3.36%) VMware NSX
9 16 (2.99%) XenDesktop
10 14 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (2.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (1.68%) BitLocker
12 9 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (1.31%) vCloud
14 7 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.12%) Postfix
15 6 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (7.10%) Puppet
2 24 (4.49%) Ansible
2 24 (4.49%) vCenter Server
3 23 (4.30%) Terraform
4 21 (3.93%) Failover Clustering
5 19 (3.55%) Nagios
6 18 (3.36%) SCCM
6 18 (3.36%) WSUS
6 18 (3.36%) ZABBIX
7 16 (2.99%) Kubernetes
8 14 (2.62%) Data Guard
9 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 12 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (2.24%) Single Sign-On
11 11 (2.06%) SCOM
12 10 (1.87%) Avamar
12 10 (1.87%) Kibana
13 9 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (1.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 232 (43.36%) Microsoft
2 190 (35.51%) VMware
3 115 (21.50%) Veeam
4 82 (15.33%) Cisco
5 55 (10.28%) Oracle
6 46 (8.60%) Red Hat
7 45 (8.41%) Citrix
8 38 (7.10%) HP
9 32 (5.98%) Dell
9 32 (5.98%) EMC
10 29 (5.42%) NetApp
11 26 (4.86%) IBM
12 22 (4.11%) Google
13 17 (3.18%) Zerto
14 15 (2.80%) Sophos
15 14 (2.62%) McAfee
16 12 (2.24%) Juniper
16 12 (2.24%) RedGate
16 12 (2.24%) SAP
16 12 (2.24%) Veritas