Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Replication
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 504 388
Rank change year-on-year +7 -116 -25
Permanent jobs citing Replication 982 919 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.53% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 1.26% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 798 801 1,446
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £68,750
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 75,663 72,926 90,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 42.40% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59,688 59,315 72,650
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £27,495
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +11 932 £46,000 -8.00% 171
UK excluding London -1 589 £45,000 - 132
London +41 376 £52,500 -8.70% 49
South East -63 171 £45,000 -10.00% 32
North of England -32 140 £42,500 +6.25% 45
East of England +49 114 £45,000 -14.29% 23
Midlands +53 111 £50,000 +5.26% 17
Yorkshire 0 68 £40,000 +6.67% 15
East Midlands +47 61 £50,000 +17.65% 10
North West -41 59 £45,000 +5.88% 25
West Midlands -4 50 £45,000 -14.29% 7
Scotland -20 28 £42,500 +1.80% 9
South West -21 19 £35,000 -22.22% 5
North East -19 13 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Northern Ireland +2 5 £65,000 +176.60% 1
Wales -9 1 £50,000 +17.65%

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 590 (60.08%) SQL
2 532 (54.18%) SQL Server
3 383 (39.00%) Microsoft
4 381 (38.80%) Windows
5 297 (30.24%) Performance Tuning
6 293 (29.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 279 (28.41%) Linux
8 269 (27.39%) T-SQL
9 263 (26.78%) VMware
10 250 (25.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 235 (23.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 225 (22.91%) Disaster Recovery
13 218 (22.20%) Clustering
14 211 (21.49%) High Availability
15 200 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 185 (18.84%) Windows Server
17 182 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
18 174 (17.72%) Oracle
19 169 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
20 159 (16.19%) MySQL
21 157 (15.99%) SAN
22 152 (15.48%) ITIL
22 152 (15.48%) Active Directory
23 149 (15.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 146 (14.87%) Firewall
25 136 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
26 132 (13.44%) DNS
27 124 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
28 122 (12.42%) PowerShell
29 120 (12.22%) Migration

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 84 (8.55%) MS Exchange
2 35 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (3.46%) IIS
4 31 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 27 (2.75%) Apache
5 27 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (2.04%) Skype for Business
8 19 (1.93%) Confluence
9 17 (1.73%) OpenStack
10 15 (1.53%) Apache Spark
11 14 (1.43%) nginx
12 8 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.81%) uWSGI
13 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.71%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.41%) JBoss
14 4 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 37 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.20%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.20%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.10%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.10%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.10%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 235 (23.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 169 (17.21%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (10.69%) Office 365
4 66 (6.72%) IaaS
5 24 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 24 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (2.34%) SaaS
7 21 (2.14%) PaaS
8 20 (2.04%) GitHub
9 15 (1.53%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (1.43%) Amazon ELB
11 13 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (1.02%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.02%) Mimecast
13 9 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.81%) Loggly
14 8 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
15 7 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 157 (15.99%) SAN
2 146 (14.87%) Firewall
3 132 (13.44%) DNS
4 95 (9.67%) TCP/IP
5 92 (9.37%) VPN
6 68 (6.92%) NAS
7 49 (4.99%) VLAN
7 49 (4.99%) WAN
8 48 (4.89%) DHCP
9 41 (4.18%) LAN
10 40 (4.07%) iSCSI
10 40 (4.07%) Network Security
11 34 (3.46%) Internet
12 31 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (2.55%) HTTP
14 23 (2.34%) Skype
15 21 (2.14%) VoIP
16 20 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
17 18 (1.83%) SNMP
18 17 (1.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 532 (54.18%) SQL Server
2 293 (29.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 250 (25.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 159 (16.19%) MySQL
5 149 (15.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 124 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 110 (11.20%) Data Warehouse
8 101 (10.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 81 (8.25%) Relational Database
10 75 (7.64%) Oracle Database
10 75 (7.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 61 (6.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 52 (5.30%) NoSQL
13 50 (5.09%) MongoDB
13 50 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 45 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
15 36 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
16 32 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
17 28 (2.85%) Big Data
18 27 (2.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (3.56%) Jenkins
2 30 (3.05%) Git (software)
3 21 (2.14%) LINQPad
4 20 (2.04%) JIRA
4 20 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 20 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (1.02%) Fiddler
7 9 (0.92%) Maven
8 8 (0.81%) Subversion
8 8 (0.81%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.71%) MSBuild
9 7 (0.71%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.61%) Grunt
11 5 (0.51%) Liquibase
11 5 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.51%) Toad
12 3 (0.31%) Ant
12 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 94 (9.57%) Finance
2 65 (6.62%) Advertising
3 38 (3.87%) Retail
4 37 (3.77%) Marketing
5 31 (3.16%) Billing
6 29 (2.95%) Military
7 26 (2.65%) Banking
8 25 (2.55%) Games
9 22 (2.24%) Telecoms
10 12 (1.22%) Legal
11 7 (0.71%) Online Betting
12 6 (0.61%) Back Office
13 5 (0.51%) Electronics
13 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
14 3 (0.31%) Law
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
15 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 403 (41.04%) DBA
2 270 (27.49%) SQL DBA
3 181 (18.43%) Administrator
4 125 (12.73%) SQL Server DBA
5 91 (9.27%) Developer
6 63 (6.42%) Analyst
7 62 (6.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 54 (5.50%) Oracle DBA
9 42 (4.28%) Architect
10 39 (3.97%) Consultant
10 39 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
11 37 (3.77%) Senior DBA
12 36 (3.67%) Support Engineer
13 35 (3.56%) SQL Developer
13 35 (3.56%) Systems Administrator
14 30 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
14 30 (3.05%) Technical Analyst
15 29 (2.95%) MySQL DBA
16 28 (2.85%) Cloud Engineer
17 27 (2.75%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.99%) .NET
2 48 (4.89%) Web Services
3 36 (3.67%) XML
4 30 (3.05%) LAMP
5 27 (2.75%) JSON
6 21 (2.14%) LINQ
7 20 (2.04%) HTML
8 18 (1.83%) REST
9 16 (1.63%) Middleware
10 15 (1.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 13 (1.32%) ASP.NET
11 13 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
11 13 (1.32%) HTML5
11 13 (1.32%) Kafka
12 12 (1.22%) CSS
13 11 (1.12%) LDAP
14 10 (1.02%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.02%) Node.js
15 9 (0.92%) jQuery
15 9 (0.92%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 218 (22.20%) Clustering
2 95 (9.67%) Data Centre
3 71 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (3.16%) Fat Client
5 31 (3.16%) Thin Client
6 30 (3.05%) Computer Science
7 25 (2.55%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.24%) Fintech
8 22 (2.24%) Linux Command Line
9 20 (2.04%) Public Cloud
10 18 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
11 16 (1.63%) Private Cloud
12 15 (1.53%) User Experience
13 14 (1.43%) EMC VNX
14 13 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
15 12 (1.22%) Life Science
16 11 (1.12%) Driving Licence
17 10 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 381 (38.80%) Windows
2 279 (28.41%) Linux
3 185 (18.84%) Windows Server
4 93 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 81 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (7.74%) Unix
7 45 (4.58%) Ubuntu
8 37 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (3.16%) Debian
10 29 (2.95%) CentOS
11 26 (2.65%) Windows 10
12 19 (1.93%) Windows 7
13 17 (1.73%) Solaris
14 15 (1.53%) Windows 8
15 14 (1.43%) Mac OS X
16 13 (1.32%) VMS
17 12 (1.22%) AIX
17 12 (1.22%) Android
18 11 (1.12%) Data ONTAP
18 11 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (30.24%) Performance Tuning
2 225 (22.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 211 (21.49%) High Availability
4 182 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
5 152 (15.48%) ITIL
6 136 (13.85%) Problem-Solving
7 120 (12.22%) Migration
8 108 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (10.18%) DevOps
10 96 (9.78%) Configuration Management
11 70 (7.13%) ETL
12 69 (7.03%) Database Mirroring
13 59 (6.01%) Presales
14 58 (5.91%) Time Management
15 57 (5.80%) Change Management
16 56 (5.70%) Service Delivery
17 47 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
18 46 (4.68%) Change Control
18 46 (4.68%) Scrum
19 44 (4.48%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 590 (60.08%) SQL
2 269 (27.39%) T-SQL
3 122 (12.42%) PowerShell
4 82 (8.35%) Python
5 78 (7.94%) Shell Script
6 69 (7.03%) C#
7 68 (6.92%) Bash Shell
8 66 (6.72%) Java
9 65 (6.62%) Perl
10 42 (4.28%) PHP
11 40 (4.07%) JavaScript
11 40 (4.07%) PL/SQL
12 38 (3.87%) Ruby
13 22 (2.24%) C
13 22 (2.24%) Korn
14 15 (1.53%) C++
14 15 (1.53%) Scala
14 15 (1.53%) VB
15 10 (1.02%) Go
16 8 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (9.16%) Degree
3 55 (5.60%) MCSE
4 47 (4.79%) Security Cleared
5 41 (4.18%) SC Cleared
6 32 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (2.75%) MCSA
9 25 (2.55%) MCP
10 21 (2.14%) CCNA
11 20 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
13 16 (1.63%) MCITP
14 14 (1.43%) Sun Certification
15 10 (1.02%) RHCE
16 9 (0.92%) CCNP
16 9 (0.92%) MCDBA
17 8 (0.81%) Master's Degree
17 8 (0.81%) OCP
17 8 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.67%) QA
2 33 (3.36%) SLA
3 18 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (1.63%) GDPR
5 8 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.81%) PMO
6 6 (0.61%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 200 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 152 (15.48%) Active Directory
3 95 (9.67%) Hyper-V
4 62 (6.31%) vSphere
5 48 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (2.55%) Docker
7 25 (2.55%) XenApp
8 23 (2.34%) HDFS
9 21 (2.14%) Oracle RAC
10 16 (1.63%) NFS
11 14 (1.43%) DFS Replication
12 10 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.92%) Xen
14 8 (0.81%) BIND 9
14 8 (0.81%) Kamailio
14 8 (0.81%) KVM
14 8 (0.81%) Postfix
14 8 (0.81%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.61%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 68 (6.92%) Puppet
2 50 (5.09%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (4.99%) Ansible
4 35 (3.56%) Failover Clustering
5 31 (3.16%) Nagios
6 29 (2.95%) Data Guard
6 29 (2.95%) Kibana
7 24 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 22 (2.24%) Kubernetes
9 18 (1.83%) NetBackup
10 17 (1.73%) Backup Exec
10 17 (1.73%) FortiGate
10 17 (1.73%) Salt
10 17 (1.73%) SCOM
10 17 (1.73%) Single Sign-On
11 16 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
12 15 (1.53%) Cacti
12 15 (1.53%) Perfmon
12 15 (1.53%) Terraform
13 14 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 383 (39.00%) Microsoft
2 263 (26.78%) VMware
3 174 (17.72%) Oracle
4 107 (10.90%) Cisco
5 98 (9.98%) Veeam
6 85 (8.66%) Citrix
7 54 (5.50%) HP
8 52 (5.30%) Red Hat
9 44 (4.48%) Dell
10 42 (4.28%) Google
10 42 (4.28%) NetApp
11 33 (3.36%) Facebook
12 29 (2.95%) Xerox
13 27 (2.75%) CommVault
13 27 (2.75%) EMC
14 25 (2.55%) Brocade
15 24 (2.44%) Palo Alto
16 20 (2.04%) EqualLogic
17 19 (1.93%) IBM
17 19 (1.93%) SolarWinds