Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 507 512 449
Rank change year-on-year +5 -63 -85
Permanent jobs citing Replication 888 930 1,280
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.53% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.20% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 728 764 1,100
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,925 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +3.45%

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 72,518 77,538 80,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.06% 44.61% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56,156 58,302 66,432
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +7 825 £47,500 +5.56% 116
UK excluding London +7 537 £42,500 - 91
London +15 341 £60,000 +9.09% 36
South East +10 168 £42,500 -5.56% 18
North of England -9 125 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East of England +63 90 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Midlands +23 81 £44,250 -1.67% 19
North West -13 65 £43,750 +12.18% 23
Yorkshire +15 55 £38,000 +13.65% 9
East Midlands +14 42 £42,500 -5.56% 9
West Midlands +12 38 £45,000 - 10
Scotland -5 27 £32,200 -21.94% 4
Wales +18 22 £42,500 +9.68% 5
South West -28 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Northern Ireland +3 7 £38,250 +27.50% 2
North East -6 5 £44,000 -2.22% 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 500 (56.31%) SQL
2 429 (48.31%) SQL Server
3 377 (42.45%) Windows
4 340 (38.29%) Microsoft
5 277 (31.19%) VMware
6 262 (29.50%) Performance Tuning
7 260 (29.28%) Linux
8 247 (27.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 229 (25.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 224 (25.23%) High Availability
11 223 (25.11%) Clustering
12 219 (24.66%) T-SQL
13 205 (23.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 202 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 193 (21.73%) Windows Server
16 188 (21.17%) Active Directory
17 186 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 179 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
19 161 (18.13%) SAN
20 142 (15.99%) PowerShell
21 139 (15.65%) DNS
22 137 (15.43%) Finance
22 137 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
23 136 (15.32%) ITIL
23 136 (15.32%) Firewall
24 135 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
25 131 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
26 126 (14.19%) MySQL
27 124 (13.96%) Migration
28 120 (13.51%) 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 49 (5.52%) MS Exchange
2 43 (4.84%) IIS
3 39 (4.39%) OpenStack
4 34 (3.83%) SharePoint
5 31 (3.49%) Apache
6 30 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (2.25%) JBoss
7 20 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 19 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 17 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.80%) Confluence
11 16 (1.80%) Skype for Business
11 16 (1.80%) WebSphere
12 15 (1.69%) GlassFish
12 15 (1.69%) MQSeries
13 13 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (1.24%) nginx
15 9 (1.01%) Apache Spark
16 8 (0.90%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 44 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) SPSS
4 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.34%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.34%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.23%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 205 (23.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 179 (20.16%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (12.61%) Office 365
4 56 (6.31%) IaaS
5 40 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
6 39 (4.39%) SaaS
7 33 (3.72%) Amazon ELB
7 33 (3.72%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (3.15%) PaaS
9 25 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
10 23 (2.59%) Amazon S3
11 20 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (1.91%) GitHub
13 16 (1.80%) Mimecast
14 14 (1.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 14 (1.58%) Route 53
15 12 (1.35%) G Suite
16 11 (1.24%) Amazon EMR
16 11 (1.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 161 (18.13%) SAN
2 139 (15.65%) DNS
3 136 (15.32%) Firewall
4 114 (12.84%) TCP/IP
5 96 (10.81%) VPN
6 79 (8.90%) DHCP
7 61 (6.87%) Internet
7 61 (6.87%) WAN
8 58 (6.53%) LAN
8 58 (6.53%) NAS
9 43 (4.84%) VLAN
10 33 (3.72%) iSCSI
11 28 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
12 27 (3.04%) Reverse Proxy
13 23 (2.59%) HTTP
13 23 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (2.36%) IPsec
15 20 (2.25%) Skype
16 19 (2.14%) RTMP
16 19 (2.14%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 247 (27.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 186 (20.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 135 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
5 126 (14.19%) MySQL
6 112 (12.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 105 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 103 (11.60%) Relational Database
9 91 (10.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 66 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
11 65 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
12 49 (5.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 45 (5.07%) Oracle Database
14 41 (4.62%) MongoDB
15 40 (4.50%) NoSQL
16 37 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
16 37 (4.17%) Power BI
17 33 (3.72%) Redis
18 32 (3.60%) Big Data
18 32 (3.60%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 47 (5.29%) Git (software)
2 24 (2.70%) JIRA
2 24 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 23 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (2.25%) Mercurial
5 18 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 14 (1.58%) Subversion
8 11 (1.24%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (1.01%) Grunt
10 9 (1.01%) Maven
11 7 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.68%) SonarQube
12 6 (0.68%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 4 (0.45%) Selenium
15 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.23%) JDeveloper
15 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 137 (15.43%) Finance
2 38 (4.28%) Banking
3 30 (3.38%) Retail
4 22 (2.48%) Games
5 20 (2.25%) Marketing
5 20 (2.25%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.80%) Advertising
7 15 (1.69%) German Language
8 14 (1.58%) French Language
9 13 (1.46%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.35%) Swedish Language
11 8 (0.90%) Back Office
12 6 (0.68%) Billing
12 6 (0.68%) Legal
12 6 (0.68%) Publishing
13 5 (0.56%) Electronics
13 5 (0.56%) Military
14 3 (0.34%) Automotive
14 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 349 (39.30%) DBA
2 252 (28.38%) SQL DBA
3 184 (20.72%) Administrator
4 112 (12.61%) SQL Server DBA
5 86 (9.68%) Developer
6 80 (9.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 58 (6.53%) Analyst
8 57 (6.42%) Architect
9 47 (5.29%) Senior DBA
10 40 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
11 38 (4.28%) Senior SQL DBA
12 30 (3.38%) Linux Administrator
12 30 (3.38%) Support Engineer
13 29 (3.27%) Consultant
14 28 (3.15%) Infrastructure Architect
15 27 (3.04%) MySQL DBA
16 26 (2.93%) Support Analyst
17 25 (2.82%) Junior
17 25 (2.82%) SQL Developer
18 24 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (8.11%) Web Services
2 67 (7.55%) .NET
3 38 (4.28%) HTML
3 38 (4.28%) LAMP
4 36 (4.05%) XML
5 35 (3.94%) ASP.NET
6 33 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
7 28 (3.15%) .NET Framework
8 26 (2.93%) ActiveMQ
9 24 (2.70%) Kafka
10 22 (2.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 21 (2.36%) Java EE
12 19 (2.14%) REST
13 18 (2.03%) Elastic Stack
13 18 (2.03%) JSON
14 17 (1.91%) Middleware
15 15 (1.69%) Ajax
15 15 (1.69%) EJB
15 15 (1.69%) Java SE
15 15 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 223 (25.11%) Clustering
2 70 (7.88%) Data Centre
3 59 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.39%) Computer Science
6 37 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 28 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (2.82%) Public Cloud
10 20 (2.25%) EMC VNX
11 19 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 19 (2.14%) Fintech
11 19 (2.14%) Video\Live Streaming
12 12 (1.35%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.24%) EPoS
13 11 (1.24%) Fat Client
13 11 (1.24%) iSeries
13 11 (1.24%) Thin Client
14 10 (1.13%) e-Learning
14 10 (1.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 377 (42.45%) Windows
2 260 (29.28%) Linux
3 193 (21.73%) Windows Server
4 92 (10.36%) Unix
5 88 (9.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (6.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (4.62%) CentOS
9 39 (4.39%) Windows 10
10 34 (3.83%) Ubuntu
11 31 (3.49%) Debian
11 31 (3.49%) Windows 7
12 27 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (1.58%) Windows 8
14 13 (1.46%) AIX
15 12 (1.35%) Mac OS X
16 10 (1.13%) Windows XP
17 9 (1.01%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.68%) HPUX
19 5 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (29.50%) Performance Tuning
2 229 (25.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 224 (25.23%) High Availability
4 137 (15.43%) Problem-Solving
5 136 (15.32%) ITIL
6 131 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
7 124 (13.96%) Migration
8 113 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (11.71%) DevOps
10 99 (11.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 89 (10.02%) ETL
12 65 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
13 61 (6.87%) Storage Management
14 59 (6.64%) Service Delivery
15 58 (6.53%) Configuration Management
16 54 (6.08%) Data Modelling
17 50 (5.63%) Database Mirroring
17 50 (5.63%) Database Security
18 48 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
19 47 (5.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 500 (56.31%) SQL
2 219 (24.66%) T-SQL
3 142 (15.99%) PowerShell
4 113 (12.73%) Python
5 80 (9.01%) Shell Script
6 78 (8.78%) Bash Shell
7 75 (8.45%) Java
8 55 (6.19%) C#
9 43 (4.84%) Perl
10 38 (4.28%) Ruby
11 31 (3.49%) PL/SQL
12 30 (3.38%) JavaScript
13 29 (3.27%) Korn
14 24 (2.70%) PHP
15 15 (1.69%) Go
16 14 (1.58%) AWK
17 9 (1.01%) Bourne shell
18 6 (0.68%) ABAP
18 6 (0.68%) Scala
18 6 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (9.68%) Degree
2 63 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (3.15%) MCSE
5 26 (2.93%) Security Cleared
6 23 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (2.59%) MCSA
7 20 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 19 (2.14%) CCNA
9 17 (1.91%) SC Cleared
10 14 (1.58%) AWS Certification
10 14 (1.58%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.58%) EMC Certification
10 14 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.24%) CCNP
11 11 (1.24%) MCITP
12 10 (1.13%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.31%) SLA
2 51 (5.74%) QA
3 19 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.91%) Data Quality
5 13 (1.46%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.90%) GDPR
6 8 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.68%) PMO
8 5 (0.56%) COBIT
8 5 (0.56%) ISO 14001
8 5 (0.56%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 188 (21.17%) Active Directory
3 111 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 61 (6.87%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (5.07%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (4.95%) vSphere
7 37 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
8 30 (3.38%) Docker
9 19 (2.14%) XenApp
10 16 (1.80%) KVM
11 11 (1.24%) Ceph
11 11 (1.24%) Samba
12 10 (1.13%) DFS Replication
12 10 (1.13%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 9 (1.01%) Firmware
14 8 (0.90%) NFS
15 7 (0.79%) HDFS
15 7 (0.79%) iptables
16 5 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 72 (8.11%) Puppet
2 71 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (5.52%) Ansible
4 35 (3.94%) Nagios
5 33 (3.72%) SCCM
5 33 (3.72%) SCOM
6 31 (3.49%) Backup Exec
6 31 (3.49%) Failover Clustering
7 29 (3.27%) Terraform
8 28 (3.15%) Kubernetes
8 28 (3.15%) Microsoft Clustering
9 22 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
10 17 (1.91%) EMC VPLEX
10 17 (1.91%) ZABBIX
11 16 (1.80%) Packer
11 16 (1.80%) vMotion
11 16 (1.80%) vRealize
12 15 (1.69%) Kibana
13 14 (1.58%) logstash
14 13 (1.46%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 340 (38.29%) Microsoft
2 277 (31.19%) VMware
3 120 (13.51%) Cisco
4 113 (12.73%) Oracle
5 106 (11.94%) Veeam
6 72 (8.11%) Citrix
7 52 (5.86%) IBM
8 50 (5.63%) EMC
9 49 (5.52%) Red Hat
10 39 (4.39%) HP
11 34 (3.83%) CommVault
12 29 (3.27%) SAP
13 25 (2.82%) NetApp
14 22 (2.48%) Brocade
14 22 (2.48%) Dell
15 19 (2.14%) Symantec
16 16 (1.80%) Isilon
16 16 (1.80%) Juniper
17 15 (1.69%) Avaya
17 15 (1.69%) Google