The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 33 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.38% 2.13% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.84% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +1.19%
Disaster Recovery
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 211 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 56.87% 74.82% 68.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 163 160
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Aberdeen region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SMTP
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) VSAT
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco